Meet the First Muslim Actor to Win an Emmy

Meet the First Muslim Actor to Win an Emmy

by Shams Ahmed

British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed won the Emmy for best actor in a limited series or a television movie last night for his performance in The Night Of. His win meant more than just an award.     Ahmed became the first Muslim actor, as well as the first South-Asian actor, to win an acting Emmy […]

Sarah Essam: The First 18-Year-Old Egyptian and Female to Play in the Premier League

Sarah Essam: The First 18-Year-Old Egyptian and Female to Play in the Premier League

Egyptians have been making waves recently when it comes to football! Whether it’s Mohamed Salah having Liverpool fans sing his name, El-Neny elevating Arsenal’s game, El-Mohamady killing it in Aston Villa, or Ramadan Sobhy with his infamous standing-on-balls technique in Stoke City — Egyptians are killin’ it.     However, Egyptians need to know that […]

The Newton-Mosharafa Fund Is a True Investment in Egypt’s Future

The Newton-Mosharafa Fund Is a True Investment in Egypt’s Future

Education is a topic that is on the mind of many individuals. This is no surprise, however, considering that having the appropriate education, can truly gear any individual towards a more successful, prosperous, and promising future. Moreover, the right education is inseparable from the praxis of research; it is through research that students learn to […]

This Dubai Restaurant Is Serving Up the ‘World’s Poshest Fish and Chips’

This Dubai Restaurant Is Serving Up the ‘World’s Poshest Fish and Chips’

Egypt wouldn’t be the same without koshari, Jordan wouldn’t be the same without mansaf, and the United Kingdom sure as hell wouldn’t be the same without fish and chips. All of these aforementioned dishes are not just delicious, but they’re also quite cheap.     You can easily get fish and chips anywhere in Britain […]

British Airways Under Twitter Fire for Losing Musical Gear of Mashrou3 Leila’s Violinist

British Airways Under Twitter Fire for Losing Musical Gear of Mashrou3 Leila’s Violinist

We’ve all been there. The worst feeling you could possibly ever have is traveling and reaching your destination without your luggage.   For a moment it feels like your life is ruined, you are helpless and it makes things ten times worse if your work equipment is in that lost luggage. That’s exactly what happened […]

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

This morning, July 19th 2017, 251 British tourists were evacuated from a flight in Hurghada International Airport. The flight was heading from Hurghada to the United Kingdom.   According to Egypt Independent, the decision to evacuate the flight came after smoke started to appear from behind one of the passenger’s seats. This started to happen […]

This Ramadan Energy Bar Is All You Need for Sohour

This Ramadan Energy Bar Is All You Need for Sohour

by Farah Andil

Every Ramadan we witness a range of creative food ideas, whether it’s a new konafa topping or a new sohour trend, the holy month is just full of (delicious) surprises.   This year, an innovative Swiss-based company found a solution for our zombie-like state of mind while fasting.     Imran Posner and Farid Sanders […]

Here Is What You Need to Know About Female Bosses

Here Is What You Need to Know About Female Bosses

by Nadia Aly

A lot of the people around me – from a variety of age groups – seem to have a common complain: female bosses. From my aunt in Dubai who is 47-years-old and states that she would much rather pick having a female boss over a male one any day; to newly graduated friends of mine who […]

Wahet Al-Ghoroub: The Historical Drama That’ll Steal Your Heart This Ramadan

Wahet Al-Ghoroub: The Historical Drama That’ll Steal Your Heart This Ramadan

by Farah Andil

Keeping up with Ramadan’s mosalsalat race is an impossible mission. Egypt’s booming TV industry is making it extremely difficult for everyone to watch everything. As a result, many great series go unnoticed; Wahet Al-Ghoroub is one of them.     Unlike other Ramadan mosalsalat that focus on the romantic love lives and betrayals of its characters, […]

Daesh Claims Responsibility for the Manchester Attack That Killed 22

Daesh Claims Responsibility for the Manchester Attack That Killed 22

  At least 22 people, including children, have been killed and 60 more were wounded in a blast at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester — the deadliest terror attack on British soil since the 2005 London bombings.     According to The Sun, cops were able to reveal that the suicide bomber was a […]

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