Features

  • 2015-06-30 12:48

    Mohamed Raay has seen Tamarod go from popular campaign to political movement and is now the general coordinator of the party the movement is about to launch —The Popular Arab Movement Party. Raay refers to the early days of the campaign in 2013 as “...
  • 2015-06-29 17:51

    Prosecutor General Hesham Barakat was assassinated in a car bombing on Monday, an attack of unprecedented scope that some analysts worry could mark a grave escalation in the ongoing battle between the state and a scattered group of recently formed...
  • 2015-06-28 23:17

    The families of detained journalist Mohamed Saber al-Battawy and photojournalist Mahmoud Abou Zeid, known as Shawkan, started a sit-in on Sunday at the Journalists Syndicate until the release of their relatives. Battawy's wife, Rofaida al-Safty,...
  • 2015-06-28 18:03

    First, some background on the music scenes in Egypt. A large number of Arab rock and fusion bands have formed and become popular over the past few years, due to a search for an alternative to mainstream pop, growing interest in online platforms for...
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  • untitled-3Sinai, the land of extremes, is mostly in the headlines these days due to land disputes, drug t

    The orchard keepers

  • On a mission to show what the streets of Saudi Arabia are really like, electrician Zuhair Ahmad set himself a challenge to visit 20 cities. Ahmad’s images of everyday life reveal a Saudi Arabia that he says many don’t know exist.

    Saudi Streets

  • SlumberWhether she’s with her six-year-old brother, her mother or paternal grandmother; at home, in the play

    A Child Of The Revolution

  • featuredThe owners of small furniture workshops in Damietta are suffering from a combination of factors, inc

    Damietta, Egypt’s Ikea