Tag Archive for egyptian

Writers before 30 (2)

Published before 30!

It’s time we shed some light on Egyptian writers who were able to publish their first book before tuning 30. That’s a…

Israa

Israa’s Story

  We received a request from Israa through the My Dream – We Make Dreams Come True Facebook group, in whic…

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Selective Liberation

Let me waste some of your time and invite you to imagine a scene that won’t ever happen in Egypt. Imagine you are han…

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Cairenes Run!

Last Friday, the 17th of April, saw the annual Cairo Runners Half Marathon, which has been taking place since 2012. T…

Ahmed El Abi

More than a Stuffed Head

Dissecting Ahmad El Abi’s Colorful Portfolio       When you follow Ahmad El Abi on Instagram, you see the i…

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Darb1718 Turns 6!

One of our favorite art and culture centers turned 6 last night. Darb1718 celebrated its anniversary the way we had h…

Perpetually Stuck in the 80s

Perpetually Stuck in the 80s

You watch a specific group of people for your entire life and you start noticing certain patterns. We’ve recently not…

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Decor

Last night was the screening of Ahmad Abdalla’s latest film, Decor, at the Cairo International Film Festival, s…

Fashion

Sweet Hues

Photography by Remon El Markiz Styled by Reem Gamil and Sarah Taha @suechic Model Natalie Ghamrawy Co Owner of The Fo…

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Aly Mazhar Helps Egypt Be Fit

Egypt has been witnessing a surge of new entrepreneurs recently. While they are all special, some of them head for un…

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13 Reasons why we Love CJC

After 13 incredible years, CJC proves to be the eternal entertainment hub in town! Here is why we love this place: &n…

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Nothing Beats Balady

We couldn’t be more excited about the new all-Egyptian sandwich restaurant, Baladi. The affordable, mouth-watering me…

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People we Love – Nelly

Stardom Runs in the Family Nelly comes from a certain artistic, Armenian family – whose members are now well-known to…

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Who Runs the World?

When Egyptian Women Rock the Corporate World!   Whenever it comes to certain jobs, women are most probably overl…

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Cairo’s Hidden Treasures

Cairo is a big city. So it doesn’t come as a surprise that there are plenty of undiscovered gems lurking around its c…

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French Revolution!

Blooming décor pieces are the key to a happy home! Make sure to have a French item in your home to make it look prett…

Veiled Beats

Veiled Beats

“Our heartbeats are music. A woman’s voice is never a sin!”   We live in a world drenched in s…

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Rags and Tatters

With ‘Rags and Tatters’ Ahmed Abdallah has created one of the most important films around the revolution. It is a bea…

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2 Zobbat

‘2 Zobbat’ is the worthy follower of Essam Youssef’s bestseller ‘1/4 Grams’. Hardly on the shelves this one has alrea…

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Gorgeous Me…

When hips don’t lie…   “Gorgeous Me” fitness competition with Body Shapers went for 45 d…

May Taher

Let’s Talk About Sex

Bored and frustrated with the mundane topic of politics, we decided to change to a more interesting subject. “Let’s t…

50 shades of veil

50 Shades of Veil

Setting a trend in Egypt is a piece of cake. Making this trend fall out of fashion is another simple task. Lately, a …

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People We Love – Sherihan

Whenever we hear the word “Nostalgia” we immediately think of Sherihan. She is a true Egyptian icon and one of the gr…

Cairo Mood

Cairenes are known for several things, most of which relate to their humorous nature, improvisational skills, and inc…

Araq Motakate’e

Araq Motakate’e is a new, authentic and interesting collection of Arabic short stories by Ramy Abadir and Ahmed…

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People We Love: Hany Adel

Music Vanguard: Hany Adel is a singer, song writer, composer, actor and a father to two beautiful girls. He has been …

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People We Love: Aida El Ayoubi

A voice from heaven: Aida is gifted with a heavenly voice that shot her to fame in the late 80’s. Until this day, her…

Reborn in Tahrir- March 2011

Reborn in Tahrir

“There was a positive factor though of cutting out the lights which was being able to spot the green laser beam…

Messages from the Sea  March 2010

Messages from the Sea

After an eight year break acclaimed director Dawood Abdel Sayed returned with another milestone in Egyptian cinema. “…