A collection of traditional Ramadan lanterns
Ramadan in Egypt used to have a special spiritual feel. Interwoven with the religious essence of the holy month of fasting, a rich tapestry of traditions dating back as far as the Fatimid period have come to...
byBike cart
Living in Cairo, we are no strangers to street carts. Whether they are selling the national staple food, "fuul", early in the morning, selling seasonal fruits and vegetables or collecting "robabekya...
Volunteers with "My Right" campaign
The National Population Council has launched a new awareness campaign entitled, “My Right”,  to end violence against women in collaboration with the Egyptian Female Lawyers Initiative. The campaign...
Singapore is renowned worldwide for its national maths system, which has been emulated by schools in other developed countries and cities
New York and Los Angeles have shot up the rankings, London has pushed into the top ten, but Singapore is still the world's most expensive city. It's just topped the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2016...
The best time to explore Vienna, Austria, in all its springtime glory is during May. 
Vienna, Austria has emerged the most utopian of world cities, topping a new quality of living index dominated by Western European cities. Maybe it's the city's quaint coffee culture. Or its rich and storied...


Abdullah Mohamed Hani Zaher, 23, hopes for a fair trail as state prosecutors build their case...


In Situ at the San Fransico Museum of Modern Art is a dining exhibition that can accommodate 70 diners. Photos: AFP
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has opened a gastronomic exhibit that...
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The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has opened a gastronomic exhibit that...
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Colouring, claim the publishers of Colour Therapy: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book, can lower anxiety, stabilize mood, increase attention span and serve as a sleep aid.
The benefits of art therapy have been proven scientifically once again....
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A very large number of people live in Cairo. Some live in large luxury homes,...
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