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Sit up straight!

Almost 80 percent of Egyptians do suffer back and neck pain. Lina El Wardani speaks to Dr. Wael Koptan, Assistant...

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Tributes and outrage: Behind the 'Booker'

Fifty-year-old scholar Youssef Zidan’s controversial novel Azazeel (The Devil) clinched the Arabic world’s top literary prize – the Arabic Booker...

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Romancing the stone

As far back as the Stone Age, men and women wore crystal jewelry and talismans. They had protective as well...

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Global dining

Want to have a quick, yet healthy and luxurious dinner? Gourmet Egypt is the first retail company that serves fine...

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The Art of Disturbing

Capturing controversy with a caricaturist’s eye, Steve Bell has memorably portrayed George Bush as a chimpanzee and Margaret Thatcher as...

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An Ancient Diet

Recipes from the Pharaohs’ Kitchen is Magda EL Mahdawi’s new release, Al Masry al-Youm met the writer and revisited the...

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The Nubian dream: Caught between old and new

"Photo, money, come!" pleaded 80-year-old Raseema, who doesn’t speak Arabic or English, except for these few words. She only speaks...

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Old Nubia, paradise lost

This month, Aswan’s famous High Dam celebrated its golden anniversary, marking fifty years since its construction and the resultant migration...

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An official celebration

Aswan-This week, the Upper Egyptian city of Aswan celebrated both its national day and the 50-year anniversary of the beginning...

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Jubilee of an eternal and high dam

Aswan– On 15 January 1971, Egypt celebrated the completion of the High Dam, whose funding was the center of a...

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The new face of activism

2009 witnessed a wave of demonstrations, egged on by young activists and tech-savvy students, who seem to have shaken the...

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Egyptian press: Transcending the Rafah wall

The Rafah border wall news dominated most major newspapers headlines. The independent daily Al-Shorouq lead with news that the Rafah...

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Maestro of the arts

Prominent Egyptian Maestro Sherif Mohie ElDin is currently working on his new opera El Saqamat, based on a novel by...

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The Reda Troupe: A dream came true

This week, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is celebrating the golden Jubilee of the famous Reda Troupe for folkloric arts. The celebration,...

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