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Wednesday's papers: CSF strikes and Port Said burns

Independent newspaper Al-Shorouk led this morning with, "The army is ready, the CSF rebels and violence continues.” The newspaper reports...

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The pick: ‘The Devil Rules’ urges readers to think critically

Mostafa Mahmoud’s 2004 “The Devil Rules” is a book about hippies, rising drug abuse and Western supremacy over the Arab...

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From Amman to Cairo: Lara’s Crafts brings creations to Egyptian market

Lara’s Crafts first launched in Amman, started by two young women with great ambitions. Almost 10 years later, Lara and...

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Tuesday's papers: Turbulence within the army and Port Said civil disobedience

Al-Shorouk leads with, “prejudice against Sisi is suicide for the current political regime.” The paper reports that sources stated there...

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Color and brass: Salameka offers high-end home accessories

For the last two years, Salma Mostafa al-Feky has been developing her line of home accessories, Salameka, and expanding her...

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Glitz and glam: Fashion night in Giza an opportunity for designers

Cairo celebrated a second night of beauty and glam Saturday in a festive evening of fashion at First Mall in...

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Wednesday's papers: Eye on Ahmadinejad

Many newspapers highlight on Wednesday the first visit by an acting Iranian head of state to Egypt in more than...

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Bejeweled: Two young designers create winter collections for 2013

Local jewelry and accessories have grown in popularity in the past few years, with homegrown designers honing their skills and...

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Wednesday's papers: New Port Said evidence, old regime prison diaries

As the second anniversary of the 25 January revolution approaches, headlines about protest martyrs and the Port Said massacre take...

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The time of beautiful melancholy

After “The Qasr al-Aini Ambush,” popular writer and journalist Omar Taher continues his revolution-themed book series with a lovely new...

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Thursday's papers: Nation mourns loss of innocent lives

Grief is a prominent press theme Thursday following the deaths that resulted from a train taxi-collision in Giza and two...

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Two women, four burgers, one island: Zamalek’s new burger joints

If you love burgers but have tired of the stale fast food variety, Zamalek has a few spruced up surprises...

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Thursday's papers: Weather gets top billing as rain paralyzes capital

Weather headlines dominate Thursday's papers following a cold spell that brought rain and high winds with it this week. Privately...

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Downtown’s department stores: A demolished history of a bygone era

The entryway is warm and welcoming, despite the vast space and the vaulted ceilings. Huge green walls embrace tens of...

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