9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

9 Reasons Arabs Got Talent’s Mirna Magdy Is Our Goals

by Karine Eltantawi

  We all know that most, if not all, reality shows are staged. It’s a known fact that contestants on talent shows are usually filtered by another judging panel before they perform in front of the celebrities panel.   It’s always heartbreaking when we come across shows that chose to allow some people to go […]

That Time John Cena Was More Romantic Than Every (Arab) Man Alive

That Time John Cena Was More Romantic Than Every (Arab) Man Alive

OH MY CENA! Who knew there was a cuddly loverboy beneath all those muscles? In what appears to be the biggest moment at the WWE, wrestling star and actor, John Cena, finally proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Nikki Bella.     A #WrestleMania moment for the ages! After winning their #MixedTag, @JohnCena PROPOSES to Nikki @BellaTwins […]

All the Looks from the Fifth Episode of Project Runway Middle East

All the Looks from the Fifth Episode of Project Runway Middle East

  This week the Project Runway: Middle East got to design for their family and loved ones. The runway and the looks were…well not the best so far, the judges were disappointed (and so were we honestly #SorryNotSorry) that even judge and Lebanese fashion designer Elie Saab had to interfere at the end of the […]

All the Looks from the Fourth Episode of Project Runway Middle East

All the Looks from the Fourth Episode of Project Runway Middle East

  This week on Project Runway Middle East saw a very emotional episode. The designers poured their hearts out into their designs as they were taken to a refugee camp in Lebanon and were challenged to design jackets for them. Here’s a recap of all the looks from the fourth episode of Project Runway Middle […]

‘Al Raqisa’ Proves That Belly Dancing Isn’t Dead

‘Al Raqisa’ Proves That Belly Dancing Isn’t Dead

With the belly dancing competition 'Al Raqisa' set to premier this Monday on Al Qahera W Al Nas, Scoop Empire gets an exclusive from the team behind this soon-to-be sensation.

Belly dancing is undeniably ubiquitous in Egyptian culture. Whether it’s stumbling into Samakmak Sahel after a long night out, awkwardly watching distant relatives ogle during weddings, or pulling moves of your own on the dance floor, we’ve all grown up with belly dancing around us. What is equally undeniable, however, is belly dancing’s “fall from […]