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Expired tear gas used on protesters during Cairo demonstrations

The tear gas canisters used on protesters during the “Anger” demonstrations Friday had surpassed their 2008 expiration date, according to...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

New voices in the crowds: Protests draw first-timers to the streets

As tens of thousands of protesters overwhelmed the nation this week, several first-time protesters explain what prompted them to join...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Tips for staying safe in a demonstration

With the recent events taking place around Cairo and Egypt, it’s probably worth taking a moment to look at how...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Buying birth control: Sexual stigmas and STDs

In Egypt, where no national survey has been conducted on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) other than HIV in over ten...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Postcard from Langkawi: Seaside shawerma

After embracing a long journey in the land of Malaysia which included cave-exploring, night-walks in the jungle, swimming off abandoned...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Women's problem areas:The tummy

This is the third and most interesting chapter of our healthy guide handling ladies’ problematic areas. We talked about the...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Dreaming of Tomorrow: Banati Foundation Photography Fundraiser

The Banati Foundation grabbed the attention of the media and public alike on 20 January with the opening of its second...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Equal opportunity to create: New performances break the rules

After six days of dance performances and plays, the third edition of 2B Continued Laboratory and Festival ended its run...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Tawla: A tale of strategy

Dazzled by the noise of the dice hitting the tables around her, an American friend of ours looked at the...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Yellow Pages phone directory expands into digital realm

In a continuous effort to create the ultimate free-of-charge service to its clients, Yellow Pages Ltd. has introduced a number...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Women’s problem areas: Hips, thighs and glutes

Last week, we started our journey understanding the trinity of problem areas that prevent many women from having a firm...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Postcard from Turkey: The rainy streets of Istanbul

In junior high school, I learned the historical value of Constantinya (Constantinople), the city now known as Istanbul. Stories of...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Women Entrepreneurs in Action: Cycling for change

From organizing a grueling bike race to raise money for women craft workers, to establishing a life-coaching business, Yasmine Khater...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago

Vintage shades: Shine like a Hollywood star

Tarek al-Sallab, 27, appears from afar, easily noticeable as he walks gingerly, gently cradling three large black boxes. He's wearing...

Ahmed Ramadan Ahmed Ramadan 8 years ago