Rihanna Pays Homage to Queen Nefertiti and People Are at War

Rihanna Pays Homage to Queen Nefertiti and People Are at War

A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Oct 26, 2017 at 8:53pm PDT   Bad gal Riri graced the cover of the November issue of Vogue Arabia with a look that pays homage to ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti, and oh my, she looks out of this world.   A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on […]

Meet the Family That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

Meet the Family That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

by Rana El Hawary

  Whether you left Egypt to study for college, work, live, or basically any other possible reason, one thing is for sure; you’ll feel homesick, especially for mama’s cooking. Canada’s Maha’s Kitchen found a solution for this.     “My children, Monika and Mark, were completing their university degrees in Canada, when I told them […]

VIDEO: Egyptian Family Saves a Kidnapped Syrian Man in a Car Chase

VIDEO: Egyptian Family Saves a Kidnapped Syrian Man in a Car Chase

by Marwa Khalifa

An Egyptian family managed to rescue a kidnapped Syrian man after they decided to chase the car of the kidnappers and screamed for help from people in the street.     Yara Alaa El-Din, the girl who filmed the harrowing footage with her phone, felt suspicious when she noticed a man with a covered face […]

Ahmed Helmy Wants You to Know That He Is Healthy and Well

Ahmed Helmy Wants You to Know That He Is Healthy and Well

by Marwa Khalifa

  Two years ago, everyone’s favorite actor/comedian Ahmed Helmy took a sudden visit with his pregnant wife Mona Zaki to the States. Rumors circulated — mainly by fans — claiming that the celebrity duo wanted to just grant their baby a US citizenship. It was later revealed that the couple went stateside for Helmy’s medical […]

Egyptian Writer Wahid Hamed to Be Honored with Arab Lifetime Achievement Award

Egyptian Writer Wahid Hamed to Be Honored with Arab Lifetime Achievement Award

by Marwa Khalifa

The outstanding Egyptian writer, Wahid Hamed, has been awarded with this year’s Arab Lifetime Achievement Award for his influential screenplays and his powerful contributions to the film-making industry.   The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is confirmed to run from December 6 to 13 in its 14th edition. The Egyptian writer is set to receive […]

10 Indie Movies by Arab Directors That You Seriously Need to Watch

10 Indie Movies by Arab Directors That You Seriously Need to Watch

by Marwa Khalifa

It’s the weekend, AKA you don’t have plans, you’re staying in and you want something new to watch. In this listicle, I’ve compiled a list of movies by talented Arab creatives that you seriously need to watch, like, ASAP.     Theeb     Theeb, or wolf in English, is a movie by British-Jordanian director […]

Okhtein Urges Everyone to Stop Supporting Fashion Design Piracy

Okhtein Urges Everyone to Stop Supporting Fashion Design Piracy

A post shared by OKHTEIN (@okhtein) on Oct 2, 2017 at 9:05am PDT   When the two sisters Aya and Mounaz Abdel Raouf joined forces a couple of years back, they gave birth to Okhtein, a designer handbag brand inspired by the historical wonders of Old Cairo, that now comfortably sits on top of the […]

Things That’ll Totally Convince Your Khawaga Friend to Visit Egypt

Things That’ll Totally Convince Your Khawaga Friend to Visit Egypt

 We can complain about our living situation in Egypt as much as we want, but at the end of the day, we will always have a soft spot for our country even if we choose to live elsewhere. It has an edge, this energy that just makes you feel home. Do your friends have Egypt […]

8 Egyptian Female Entrepreneurs That Will Inspire You to Follow Your Dreams

8 Egyptian Female Entrepreneurs That Will Inspire You to Follow Your Dreams

by Nadine Arab

Today, many women and young girls break free of the status quo and prove themselves as successful entrepreneurs. The number of Egyptian women that are starting up their own businesses is increasing day after another. With their great determination they have given us a reason to keep moving forward, especially those who built their empire […]

Remembering 6th of October with These 15 Haunting Pictures

Remembering 6th of October with These 15 Haunting Pictures

With the entire country — and region — celebrating the 6th of October (the memory of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war from October 6 to 25), we’ve decided to take you back in time with these nostalgic pictures as a way of celebrating our soldiers’ braveness.                     […]