You Can Now Renew Your Car License with Fawry in Cairo

You Can Now Renew Your Car License with Fawry in Cairo

How many times have you been stunned by a police officer in the street after realizing your car license is expired? You have tons of work, the traffic is horrendous and the last thing you need is an extra errand in this hot Mordor-y weather.     Finally, someone gave us the treat of a […]

Abu Dhabi to Replace Short Jail Terms with Community Service

Abu Dhabi to Replace Short Jail Terms with Community Service

  The UAE has formed a new public prosecution to hand down community service rather than jail time as punishment for minor offences in Abu Dhabi.   The announcement followed a resolution to set up a new public prosecution as issued by Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential […]

Bringing Hope and Love from Palestine to America

Bringing Hope and Love from Palestine to America

Picture a Palestinian boy, 14 years old and about to enter high school. His name is Alaa and he’s wearing gym shorts and a t-shirt and wields a hammer. He and a few other young people are working to fix up the home of an under-privileged woman in… Petersburg, Virginia?   Yes, you read that […]

UberX Has Arrived In Cairo!

UberX Has Arrived In Cairo!

The UberX blog has just announced its launch in Cairo. Although it will be mainly servicing the Mohandessin/Giza area until its official release, the rest of Cairo will be able to enjoy this safe, cheap, and reliable service very soon.   So what is UberX? UberX is a new way to transport around the city […]

Chris Brown to Perform 1,000 Hours of Community Service

Young celebrity artist, Chris Brown, has been sentenced to a shocking 1,000 hours of community service on Friday due to a hit and run earlier this year and his numerous run-ins with the law. The multiple Grammy winner will be assigned tasks like washing off graffiti, to beach clean up or work for Caltrans, the […]