This Stunning Video Perfectly Captures the 8-Year Wait for the Louvre Abu Dhabi

This Stunning Video Perfectly Captures the 8-Year Wait for the Louvre Abu Dhabi

By Reem Tolba

  The wait is finally over after long eight years and a tons of delayed dates. The opening of the Louvre’s first outpost outside of France has happened, and they even published a video to show how long of a journey this was — and how much it was worth it.   Moreover, the public […]

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

The opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi is set to be a grand affair with four days of celebrations, Gulf News reported. These festivities will begin soon after the museum opens to the public on November 11.     An eclectic group of French world music artists are coming to Abu Dhabi to celebrate the opening […]

Amr Waked Stars Alongside Julia Stiles in ‘Riviera’ and Here’s Why You Need to Watch It

Amr Waked Stars Alongside Julia Stiles in ‘Riviera’ and Here’s Why You Need to Watch It

Okay so, TV shows are like my thing. Honest to God, they really are. I’m at the point where watching TV shows I haven’t seen before qualifies as being productive. One day, after a long day of work I got home with two things and only two things in my mind, ordering bad food for […]

16 Arabs Who Made Us Proud in Cannes Film Festival 2017

16 Arabs Who Made Us Proud in Cannes Film Festival 2017

This year’s Cannes Film Festival is coming to an end and the Palme d’Or went to ‘The Square’. We decided take a moment to give our own set of Palmes d’Or prizes to some of the amazing people from our region that made us proud all throughout the 70th Cannes Film Festival.     Mohamed Diab     […]

Egyptians Hilariously React to Emmanuel Macron Becoming French President

Egyptians Hilariously React to Emmanuel Macron Becoming French President

France is celebrating their newly elected president, Emmanuel Macron, who is a pro-European Union centrist. According to the French Interior Ministry, Macron won his far-right nationalist opponent Marine Le Pon with 66% of the votes.   While everyone on social media has been wondering about his much older wife and their early romance, the whole Arab […]

Marie Le Pen Might Be France’s next President, and Arabs Should Care

Marie Le Pen Might Be France’s next President, and Arabs Should Care

The results of the first round of the French Presidential Elections are in, and Emmanuel Macron is in the lead with 23.9% of the vote, and Marie Le Pen is in second place with 21.4% of the vote.     This means that Macron and Le Pen will be going head to head for the […]

‘Chemical Attack’ in Syria Kills at Least 58 People

‘Chemical Attack’ in Syria Kills at Least 58 People

More than 50 people were reportedly killed after planes carrying weaponry that was laced with unidentified chemicals raided Khan Sheikhun, according to Al Khaleej. This is one of the largest mass casualty incidents that has ever happened in the six-year conflict.   According to medical workers, the attack happened Tuesday morning on Khan Sheikhun in […]

European Court of Justice: Companies CAN Ban Women for Wearing Hijab

European Court of Justice: Companies CAN Ban Women for Wearing Hijab

  Two women were fired from their jobs in France and Belgium for wearing headscarves. The case was brought to the European Court of Justice (EU’s version of the ICJ) and the court’s decision was a huge surprise for everyone, especially Muslim women.   The court ruled that it is within the rights of the […]

Publique Restaurant Brings the Alps to Dubai

Publique Restaurant Brings the Alps to Dubai

  You know how sometimes you have ideas that may seem good but then you’re like, “naah”? Well, this is exactly one of them. Most of us, at some point, have told ourselves that we’d like to visit the Alps but then remember how freezing it is and abort that idea. Dubai’s Mall of the […]

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

You must have come across one of those French speaking Egyptians that you either sort of despise or envy or both at the same time and don’t exactly know why? You blame them for adopting that French “je ne sais quoi” when they’re not even fully French (if at all) or for thinking they’re superior when […]

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