Egypt’s Al-Azhar Rejects Gender Equality in Inheritance, Tunisia Fires Back

Egypt’s Al-Azhar Rejects Gender Equality in Inheritance, Tunisia Fires Back

  Tunisia shocked the world this past Tuesday after its president, Beji Caid Essebsi , called for gender equality in marriage and inheritance. The Minister of Justice was asked to reconsider Publication No. 73 of Tunisian law; this publication bans Tunisian Muslim women from marrying non-Muslims. The president proposed an end to religious-based inheritance laws as […]

‘Aladdin’ Casts an Incredibly Hot Jafar and the Internet is Already Rooting For the Villain

‘Aladdin’ Casts an Incredibly Hot Jafar and the Internet is Already Rooting For the Villain

  We have been overly excited about Egyptian-Canadian actor, Mena Massoud, making his biggest debut ever as Aladdin in Guy Ritchie’s highly anticipated movie adaptation; not to mention Will Smith as the Genie. But ‘Aladdin’ just announced who is playing Jafar, and it’s too much for anyone to handle.     Dutch-Tunisian actor, Marwan Kenzari, […]

Girls, Let’s Agree for Our Sake That Selim from ‘7alawet El Donya’ Doesn’t Exist in Real Life

Girls, Let’s Agree for Our Sake That Selim from ‘7alawet El Donya’ Doesn’t Exist in Real Life

By Karine ElTantawy

  For some reason – a reason we are quite aware of – Dhafer L’Abidine seems to take over social media every Ramadan. Ever since his role in ‘Ta7t ElSaytara’, women have been very public about their love for the Tunisian actor. L’Abidine plays the role of Selim this year in ‘7alawet El Donya’, and […]

Things You’ll Be Astonished to Know About Dhafer L’Abidine

Things You’ll Be Astonished to Know About Dhafer L’Abidine

    Before his sky-rocketing breakthrough in the Arab world, Dhafer L’Abidine played professional football in the Tunisian league soon after leaving school. However, he then decided that he wanted to take up acting and went to Britain to pursue his dream.     أيام الكورة 🙂 A photo posted by Dhafer L’Abidine ظافر العابدين (@dhaferlabidine) on […]