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Government reports had alleged that Abdullah Morsi was found dead a year ago due to a heart attack, but his lawyers claim new evidence shows otherwise.

The youngest son of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has died after suffering a heart attack in Cairo, according to his family.

The Egypt Report: Sisi the Scorpio-n

The Egypt Report: Sisi the Scorpio-n

Our new weekly round-up of news from Egypt

Manufacturing virginity: Tunisian women choosing to 'repair their honour'

Alessandra Bocchi

Manufacturing virginity: Tunisian women choosing to 'repair their honour'

Women who have had pre-marital sex often undergo hymen reconstruction surgery as a way to manufacture their purity for their husbands and ...

Sexual assault in MENA 'caused by fragile male ego'

Robert Cusack

Sexual assault in MENA 'caused by fragile male ego'

A new survey of over 10,000 people found that many young men were trying to reassert their damaged masculinity caused by a poor economy by ...

Ruwayda Mustafah

'Iraq's Donald Trump' caught in Kurdish race row

Blog: Iraq's controversial anti-Kurdish MP Hanan Fatlawi has praised an Egyptian professor who appeared in a viral video removing a Kurdish flag during a thesis presentation.

Toufic Haddad

Fireworks, deafening and silent, all at once

Review: A new play opening in London examines life in a Palestinian-esque situation, with two families living in extraordinary circumstances.

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