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 […]

Our Top 10 Moments at Paris Haute Couture Week This Season

Our Top 10 Moments at Paris Haute Couture Week This Season

Paris being Paris, each season it has to host one extra Fashion Week ahead of all the others: the Haute Couture Week. Haute Couture is French for High Fashion and such weeks are meant to showcase the highest and fanciest form of sewing, dressmaking, and designing. For a brand to be aloud to be an “Haute Couture” house, […]

5 Locations in the Middle East This Gym Boat Would Be Perfect

5 Locations in the Middle East This Gym Boat Would Be Perfect

  Locals and visitors alike could soon be cruising along the Seine in Paris and taking in the Instgrammable riverside sights in a boat powered by their own workouts. The Navigating Gym – a project led by international design and innovation office Carlo Ratti Associati in conjunction with leading fitness equipment manufacturer Technogym, the non-profit […]

Norine Farah Nominated to Represent Egypt in World Fashion Week Paris

Norine Farah Nominated to Represent Egypt in World Fashion Week Paris

  With more than 50 countries from five different continents and 40 fashion shows in five days, World Fashion Week Paris 2016 is the next event every designer, model and fashion lover will have their eyes on. Fashion icons from all over the world will be celebrated and acknowledged for their achievements and their creative contributions. […]

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