Is Morocco Spying on Spain and Algeria?

Is Morocco Spying on Spain and Algeria?

By Reem Tolba

  Morocco has just launched its first observation satellite on Wednesday. The purpose of the satellite is to mainly serve military activities and monitor the borders of Morocco. The project will also help in keeping an eye out for the desertification of agricultural lands.   High-profile Moroccan figures traveled to Kourou, French Guiana to attend […]

Souad Massi Looks Stunning in Amna Elshandaweely’s Latest Shoot

Souad Massi Looks Stunning in Amna Elshandaweely’s Latest Shoot

A decade ago, the fashion scene in Egypt may have been dwindling, but now it seems that we’re on our way to a full blown fashion industry. From names that have made international headlines such as Okhtein, to local gems such as Nada Akram, homegrown Egyptian brands have started to truly make a name for […]

Everything You Need to Know About Cairo Steps: The Best of Souad Massi

Everything You Need to Know About Cairo Steps: The Best of Souad Massi

  Tomorrow is the long awaited day by all underground music fans in Egypt; as Sawt Music launches the first step of the world’s new musical project “The Best of Souad Massi.” There are several reasons why tomorrow’s concert will be exceptional and extraordinary.   As we’ve said before, we can’t wait for Algeria’s national singing treasure Souad […]

Souad Massi to Perform at Pyramid Hills on April 20th

Souad Massi to Perform at Pyramid Hills on April 20th

  Algeria’s singing treasure Souad Massi is taking a new step in the world of music; introducing the brand new project “The Best of Souad Massi.” Her Cairo and Alexandria concerts in April 2015 that were organized by Sawt Music were outstandingly successful, which is why she’s coming back again to Om El Donya to team up […]

What Happened in Ramadan 2014 Around the World in Pictures

What Happened in Ramadan 2014 Around the World in Pictures

This has probably been one of the most event-packed Ramadan months ever, coinciding with the controversial World Cup in Brazil (where they lost 7-1 to Germany), mass attacks on Gaza and mass protests against Israel around the world, ongoing unrest in Syria, three plane crashes in Ukraine, Taiwan and Mali, thunderstorms in Makkah at the […]

The Round of 16 Lowdown: Day Three

The Round of 16 Lowdown: Day Three

THEY DIDN’T DESERVE TO LOSE (AKA Nigeria vs. France)   A statue of Vincent Enyeama (the Nigerian goalkeeper, FYI) should be put up in the center of Abuja (the Nigerian capital, FYI) for his epic performance yesterday. I am not entirely sure why Paul Pogba was nominated Man of the Match, as his goal was […]

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

1. The Flying Dutchman   2. The Champions’ Defeat   3. Japanese Being Japanese   4. The first real use of goal line technology   5. Ochoa was for sure watching this as a kid…   6. Rooney scores his first goal after three World Cups   7. Costa Rica qualifies for the Knockout Round […]

World Cup Round Two for Those of You Living Under a Rock

World Cup Round Two for Those of You Living Under a Rock

Here we go again! The second round of the group stage began on Tuesday the 17th of June, with host nation Brazil facing off against Mexico. The Brazilians were able to keep the Mexican offense at bay, while the Mexican goalkeeper Ochoa (nominated Budweiser Man of the Match) repeatedly denied any chance of a Brazilian […]

World Cup Second Round Wrap Up and Predictions

Wow! What a second round. Now that’s a World Cup worth the late sleep every day. With even more surprises than the first round, which we didn’t expect at all, let’s review what happened in the second and look ahead to what we are now expecting from each group.   Group A Mexico earned a […]

World Cup First Round Surprises

World Cup First Round Surprises

Now that the first round of the World Cup is over and Brazil and Mexico opened the second round with a thrilling match – which ended in a goalless draw thanks to Mexico’s brilliant goalkeeper Ochoa – let’s revisit the highlights from the first round:   Neymar Celebrating Like a Brazilian Brazil won 3-1 with […]