Egyptian Urban Legends That Are Scarier Than Halloween

Egyptian Urban Legends That Are Scarier Than Halloween

By Sara Abdelazim

Egyptians, with their love for drama and good stories, have a bucket-full of urban legends about genies, ghouls, ghosts and all sorts of creatures that’ll keep you up at night. These folkloric tales are deeply rooted in our culture and are passed down through generations upon generations of wide-eyed earnest listeners. Here are a few of […]

7 Haunted Places in the Middle East That’ll Give You the Creeps

7 Haunted Places in the Middle East That’ll Give You the Creeps

Most of the creepiest and haunted stories come from the West, I mean they do have horror movies that dominate the box office every year (especially during Halloween season); movies such as ‘The Exorcism of Emily Rose’, ‘Annabelle’, ‘The Amityville of Horror’ and series such as ‘American Horror Story’ which are based off of true […]

Things You Can Do on Halloween If You Have No Plans

Things You Can Do on Halloween If You Have No Plans

by Nadine Arab

No party plans for Halloween this year? No problem, we’ve got you covered for this one. If you can’t get yourself a ticket for a the hottest event in town or if you’re in for some change this Halloween, we’ve got the right list of spooky alternatives for you.   Here are five things you […]

UAE Police Are Asking People to Stop Playing This Dangerous Game

UAE Police Are Asking People to Stop Playing This Dangerous Game

  Police in the UAE – Sharjah to be specific – are asking people to stop playing the controversial Maryam game.     The game is allegedly being used to steal people’s personal information. Some commentators are even stating that the game is saturated with “actual sorcery, and black magic.”     Educator and social […]

Horror Mosalsal ‘Kafr Delhab’ Memes Are Taking over the Internet This Ramadan

Horror Mosalsal ‘Kafr Delhab’ Memes Are Taking over the Internet This Ramadan

  Youssef El Sherif is the undisputed male star of Ramadan. No matter what genre of a mosalsal he’s presenting, the guy just simply takes over the Internet and television. El Sherif also has a huge fan base that could possibly be as big as Mohamed Ramadan’s.   This year, El Sherif stars in “Kafr Delhab,” a […]

7 Horrifying and Timeless Novels to Read This Week

7 Horrifying and Timeless Novels to Read This Week

The week of horror, trick or treats and ugly costumes has arrived, but not all of us are made for partying. If you’d rather be a couch potato than find an outfit, wear makeup and dance all night, we still have you covered. Here are seven timeless, horrifying novels that will take you from your […]

Egyptian Halloween Costumes That Are Scarier Than Death

Egyptian Halloween Costumes That Are Scarier Than Death

As scary as Voldemort, Sauron, mummies, zombies and vampires can be, Egyptians wouldn’t blink an eye once if they were attacked by any of them in a dark alley. We obsess over things far simpler.     Lagna   Just stand at the entrance of any party and ask for “ElRokhas”. Everyone’s nightmare.     […]

Makeup Artist Dolly Yanny Taught Us the Easiest and Scariest DIY Halloween Makeup

Makeup Artist Dolly Yanny Taught Us the Easiest and Scariest DIY Halloween Makeup

Every year, it’s the same ordeal. Now that I’ve got the Halloween outfit, how will I do my own makeup? Where can I find body colors? Should I seek professional help? Oh God, my eye makeup sucks! This year, we decided to invite none other than one of our favorite makeup artists, Dolly Yanny, to […]

DIY: Spooky Halloween Costumes For Adults

DIY: Spooky Halloween Costumes For Adults

Whoever thinks Halloween is just for kids is mistaken! With Halloween parties becoming very popular for Adults too, it’s time to get out of hiding and show the world just how creepy and spooky you are! Gray Lady Ghost    Get instructions     Fortune Teller    Get instructions     Ghostly Equestrienne Costume   Get […]

The 7 Horror Villains Who Ruined Every 80s Kid’s Childhood

The 7 Horror Villains Who Ruined Every 80s Kid’s Childhood

Are you an 80s child? Do you have a severe case of clown phobia? Are you scared of wolves and Michael Jackson in red? Do you hate striped sweatshirts and burnt faces? Do you panic when the wind blows the curtains? Well, you are not alone. Childhood is supposed to be all about rainbows, playgrounds, […]