Conspiracy theories abound as former Egyptian despot is moved from prison to hospital after a stroke
Presidential election result is overshadowed by army's appropriation of sweeping new powers
Egyptians get to choose their leader for the first time in their country's history today. Who are the leading candidates?
Artists fear for future but Muslim Brotherhood says it is more concerned with economy
Hopes of a new era of democracy in the Middle East may have been dangerously naive
Only the military and the Islamists want the election to go ahead – and they appear to have cut a deal