Living

Free bus tours for dogs organized in London

19 Jan 2017
Free bus tours for dogs and their owners to canine-friendly destinations in London were organized in the British capital this week, the Daily Mail website reported.   The trip was the first of its kind in London and extended over...
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Omar Samra names three mounts after his family in historical 'first ascents'

In a 10-day trip on the Antarctic ice, the Egyptian adventurer Omar Samra becomes the first person in history to climb three mountains in Antarctica which is a ‘first ascent’ in climbing terminology.
 
19 Jan 2017
In a 10-day trip on the Antarctic ice, the Egyptian adventurer Omar Samra becomes the first person in history to climb three mountain peaks, a ‘first ascent’ in climbing terminology. In recognition of this historic...
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Shezlong: First online psychotherapy in MENA stirs controversy

stress
18 Jan 2017
Software engineer Ahmed Abu el-Haz was going through a debilitating phase in his life after an operation. Being the dynamic and vibrant person he is, the surgeon’s instructions hit him hard: bed rest for three months.   He...
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'Books Bike' roams Cairo streets

The answer is yes. If you are walking down Tagamou Khames neighborhood you will find a bicycle-shaped cart stationed at several place there with lots of books and a young lady standing behind it waiting for manic readers.            
 
17 Jan 2017
In Cairo we used to see fava bean (ful), Taamiya and Kebda food carts roaming the grey streets every day, with dozens of people lined up awaiting their turn. Recently, a wave of new, modern and well-decorated mobile carts presenting...
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Delta, United, Emirates lead the way on in-flight Wi-Fi

A man uses his laptop to test a new high speed inflight Internet service named Fli-Fi while on a special JetBlue media flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York December 11
14 Jan 2017
Global airline passengers have a 39% chance of stepping onboard an aircraft equipped with Wi-Fi. According to an international report from RouteHappy, Delta, United and Emirates have the biggest number of available seat miles offering Wi-...
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This is why you need to start running this year

running
14 Jan 2017
New research which looked at MRI scans of runners brains suggests that those who run have greater functional connectivity in the brain than those who don’t.   Carried out by researchers from the University of Arizona, the small-...
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Guess what Egypt, other countries are famous for?

obesity/ over-weight/ Weight scale
13 Jan 2017
From Botswana diamonds to Netherlands coffee, a new intriguing data map of the world was released showing what each country is famous for according to researches and statistics. The data map was released by data journalist and...
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This might be how stress and heart attacks are linked

12 Jan 2017
(CNN)Scientists have long known that stress can influence your heart health, but exactly how this relationship takes place has been something of a mystery -- until now.  Activity in the amygdala, a region of the brain...
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Giants of tomorrow: tallest buildings rising in 2017

12 Jan 2017
China is raising the stakes in the race for the 'tallest' man-made structures: six of the 10 tallest buildings predicted to top out in 2017 are in this booming corner of the world.  And all are set to exceed the 400-meter...
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Facebook page encourages Egyptian girls to travel alone

A Facebook page encourage Egyptian girls to travel alone 
11 Jan 2017
Twenty-nine-year old travel-passionate Menna Shahin tried to break the ice of societal traditions by launching a Facebook page entitled "She travels" to encourage girls to travel alone, with no fear of society's criticism....
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