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A story-telling performance entitled 'There You Go Man' will be held on 24 October on the stage of Rawabet theatre in Downtown, organized by Nazra for Feminist Studies (NFS) in collaboration with Look Project.    Named in Arabic...
Women from different walks of life and of different age groups rolled their sleeves up in the early hours of last Saturday to burn calories for a good cause.     At Zamalek’s Marriott hotel, the Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt (...
A beam of light in the vicious battle against breaking the cycle between poverty and inefficient public health services in Egypt is now on the horizon.   In an unprecedented move, the National Health Insurance Organization (HIO) announced...
The 2014 Our Wedding Carnival lived up to its reputation as one of the biggest bridal events in Egypt, as hundreds of attendees trickled into Semiramis Intercontinental hotel this past summer to enjoy the latest local creations and go beyond the...
In light of the wave of sociopolitical changes sweeping the Middle East, a group of artists have joined efforts to express their voice through the art they create.    The "Stories of Change" exhibition embraces a wide array of...
Behind each famous monument in Egypt is a story that tells a longstanding historical value, giving the country a soul and, undoubtedly, a unique identity.    However, heritage and cultural ignorance by many Egyptians has led to a fading...
Raising children of character is every parent’s objective. However, dealing with possible challenging behaviors is not an easy job, says Maha Adel, certified parenting instructor and early childhood development specialist.  ...
Tucked away in a corner off Brazil Street in Zamalek, a deliciously inviting smell wafted from a takeout spot, serving potatoes and only potatoes.    I could not resist taking a glimpse inside.   Simply Potatoes is a small bistro with...
In an effort to combat Egypt's high prevalence of pneumonia infections, Healthy Egyptians Association for Development has released a short computer-animated film to convey a health, educational message to children as well as parents in an...
In a quiet, cozy studio in Zamalek, ten people from all different walks of life gathered together for a common purpose: bringing more joy to their life.   Though they were all seated together cross-legged in a big circle, it was easy to...