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Global stars descend on Cairo for jazz festival

This October marks the eighth edition of the annual and on-its-way-to-being-iconic Cairo Jazz Festival. To be held at the American...

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Ziet Zeitoun: Home-cooked cuisine that empowers Syrian women

The Arab Spring in 2011 was a hurricane of political change across the region and its aftermath continues to be...

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Egypt ranked 6th most dangerous travel destination in WEF report

Egypt ranks sixth from bottom on a list of 141 countries in terms of travel safety and security, according a...

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Rotary launches breast cancer awarness month with Gezira Club event

October is upon us, and that means so is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month. According to research conducted by the...

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Mother seeks justice after sexual assault on austistic son

The mother of an autistic boy has alleged that he was seriously sexually assaulted while at school in late September,...

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World's first child born to three parents

The first child with DNA from three parents was born in New York last spring. The birth was the result...

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Love triumphs as two mentally disabled swimmers get engaged

Mahmoud al-Bary, 21, and Dina Tarek, 20, refused to accept that their love was impossible, as society viewed it. Theirs...

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Gramophone: a second home for Maadi's culture vultures

Fresh out of the oven, a new cultural space in Maadi called Gramophone aims to bring more culture to the...

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Cairo's alternative cinema scene: five eye-popping venues

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American hijabi woman to pose in historic Playboy spread

Next month’s issue of Playboy Magazine is set to feature a historic spread — indeed the first in its history...

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'Marriott Cell' journalist Fahmy publishes memoir of time in Egypt's prison system

Former Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy, who was arrested in 2013 and spent more than 400 days behind bars, is publishing...

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Escaped IS sex slave Nadia Murad named UN Goodwill Ambassador

Nadia Murad Basee Taha, a Kurdish woman who was captured and sold into sex slavery at the hands of the...

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Rami Malek wins Emmy award in first for Egyptian-Americans

Egyptian-American film and television actor Rami Malek made the big time on Sunday night, winning an Emmy Award for Outstanding...

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Dolphins communicate with words and sentences: new study

Two Black Sea bottlenose dolphins have been recorded having a conversation, complete with sentences, much in the way that humans...

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