Asiyam: This Online Store Will Fulfill Your Hijabi Fashion Fantasies

Asiyam: This Online Store Will Fulfill Your Hijabi Fashion Fantasies

by Marwa Khalifa

Hijabi women are always on the look out for modest clothing, that is simultaneously flattering and fashionable.   They often find themselves going from one store to another, in an attempt to mix and match outfits, that are both modern and modest. I understand your struggle girls, which is why I did my research, and […]

4,000 Cows Set to Be Imported by a Qatari Businessman

4,000 Cows Set to Be Imported by a Qatari Businessman

After several Arab states severed ties with Qatar, Qatar’s concerns for food security became more clear. A Qatari businessman decided to tackle the current fresh milk shortage present in Qatar, by what is considered to be the biggest cattle airlift ever attempted.     Moutaz Al Khayyat, chairman of Power International Holding, is planning to airlift […]

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP Slayed the Runway at Sydney Fashion Week

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP Slayed the Runway at Sydney Fashion Week

  Australian luxury label for women, Thomas Puttick, has been driven by its vision for a more positive future of fashion, and when it took over Sydney Fashion Week on Monday, it was no surprise that diversity was the theme of the show.     Instead of hiring models for their show, they decided to show […]

This Artist Just Turned the Dubai Desert into a Work of Art

This Artist Just Turned the Dubai Desert into a Work of Art

  Who would’ve ever thought that shipping containers would make for a good canvas? Australian artist Guido Van Helten, of course.   The renowned artist unveiled his latest masterwork, a 135m long and 12m high reconfigurable mural made up of 63 custom-painted shipping containers.     Dubbed ‘Red Bull Curates – Jigsaw’, the piece of art […]

Sia to Headline Dubai World Cup 2017

Sia to Headline Dubai World Cup 2017

  Everyone going to the Dubai World Cup will be swinging from chandeliers because Australian pop powerhouse Sia just announced that she’s headlining it.   The 41-year-old singer who took over our hearts with hits such as Chandelier, Elastic Heart, The Greatest and much more, is set to play a 70-minute set at the Meydan […]

Hilary Clinton Goes from Monokini to Niqab

Hilary Clinton Goes from Monokini to Niqab

By Souad Lazkani

  After infamous Melbourne street artist, Lushsux, was threatened with a fine over a painting of Hilary Clinton in a deep-V ‘I love America’ monokini, he transformed her into the polar opposite for the world to see and to make a statement. Beside the new art Lushsux wrote, “If this Muslim woman offends u, u […]

The ‘Bearded Bakers’ Are Exactly What We Prayed for This Ramadan

The ‘Bearded Bakers’ Are Exactly What We Prayed for This Ramadan

It’s A Fine & Dandy Weekend Coming Up In Dandenong The Bearded Bakers will be baking & shaking once more at 141 – 145 Lonsdale St, Dandenong this Thursday to Sunday, from 6pm till late. #knafeh #knafehbakery #knafehmelbourne #melbourne #melbourneeats #melbournedessert #beardedbakers A photo posted by Knafeh Melbourne (@knafehmelbourne) on Jun 15, 2016 at 12:34am […]

9 Things That Will Surprise You When Visiting Australia

9 Things That Will Surprise You When Visiting Australia

I just came back from a long vacation from the land down under, AKA Australia, or like the Aussies like to call it: ‘Stralya. To say it has made it to the top of my list on my most favourite places to visit is an understatement.     1. The flight is NEVER ending   […]

#IllRideWithYou: What We in the Arab World Can Learn from the Inspiring Australian Initiative

#IllRideWithYou: What We in the Arab World Can Learn from the Inspiring Australian Initiative

The #illridewithyou hashtag went viral and spiraled to Internet fame following Monday’s #SydneySiege, where patrons and workers at a popular downtown Sydney cafe were taken hostage by an armed gunman. During the siege, a flag depicting the Islamic shahada was plastered against the window. This, of course, was feared by many to spark anti-Muslim sentiment […]

Top 9 Countries Where Arabs Emigrate

Top 9 Countries Where Arabs Emigrate

As more and more of the Arab world’s young adults and college graduates venture off into the first world, we decided to dissect exactly where and why Arab immigrants are bound to go. According to Jean-Christophe Dumont’s research with the UN Secretariat, here’s what we found:     1. France   A startling 48.1% of […]