9 novels announced on Naguib Mahfouz Prize's longlist

Thu, May. 24, 2018

The Supreme Council for Culture declared on Wednesday, May 23, the names of nine novels on the longlist of the 2018 Naguib Mahfouz Prize for Novel.

I don't fear death: Egyptian feminist, novelist Nawal El Saadawi

Thu, May. 24, 2018

When the Egyptian feminist Nawal El Saadawi was a young child, she wrote a letter to God challenging him to explain why women were treated differently to men.

New Greco-Roman-era monuments uncovered in Egypt's Gharbia

Thu, May. 24, 2018

The mission found the building during excavations carried out at San El-Hagar archaeological site in Gharbia governorate

Turkey's Muslim-friendly holidays find a modest place in the sun

Thu, May. 24, 2018

Turkey’s tourism industry has been battered by security fears and political disputes in recent years but beach holidays for conservative Muslims is growing.

Your guide to a healthy, guilt-free Ramadan

Sat, May. 19, 2018

Dr. Cherifa Aboul Fettouh shares with us all her secrets to remain fit and healthy throughout the holy month.

Hosting the Perfect Ramadan Gathering

Fri, May. 18, 2018

Catering experts at Yumamia and events planning guru Dina Iskander spill the beans on how to prepare and set up the perfect iftar or sohour

Ramadan Away from Home

Thu, May. 17, 2018

Arab expats share their stories celebrating the holy month in Egypt, fusing some of the most cherished traditions that characterize Ramadan in their countries with those of their new homes.