14 Dec 2016
Hundreds of children wearing pharaonic outfits raised banners to condemn terrorism during a march entitled “In Love of Egypt” on Wednesday at the Pyramids within an initiative launched by the Ministry of Antiquities earlier...
13 Dec 2016
In old black-and-white Egyptian movies, young ladies with fluffy dresses could be seen without fear of endangering their safety but nowadays, with increased sexual harassment rates and a fall-back to old traditions, this scene has faded...
11 Dec 2016
Only about 1,200 Christians remain in Gaza -- only a tiny fraction of the population in a territory run by Hamas Islamists -- but artist Naser Jeldha is doing what he can to preserve its Christian heritage through art.
In his studio...
09 Dec 2016
Adel Radwan, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sports for Ismailia governorate, issued a statement announcing a marathon for bicycles to be held Saturday for the purpose of tourism promotion.
According to Radwan, 120 young...
08 Dec 2016
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is not one for rabble-rousing. In 11 years as the leader of Germany, her speeches are usually sobering analyses of thorny political and economic dilemmas, using only her signature diamond-shaped hand gesture...
19 Nov 2016
Randy Schneider has considered himself a professional Santa since 1999 when he found himself at a JCPenney store buying a beard and boots.
Now, Schneider, 66, has a beard of his own.
At the Charles W. Howard Santa Claus...
12 Nov 2016
Clean out your freezer, try a manicure-pedicure and stay off social media.
Those are some of the tips offered by columnists and others to people dealing with what one psychologist has dubbed Election Stress Disorder, which he said...
09 Nov 2016
Who gets custody of the Pitt-Jolie children?
That has been the question since Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt in September -- and it remains in dispute.
Jolie's camp argues there is already an agreement in...
30 Oct 2016
Hani Salam escaped civil war in Syria and survived the journey from Egypt to Europe. But when he saw men with bushy long beards at a mosque near his current home in Cologne last November, he was worried.
The men's appearance...
23 Oct 2016
An adult film actress on Saturday became the latest woman to accuse Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances, saying the Republican presidential candidate offered her $10,000 to come to his hotel room alone.
Jessica Drake is one of...