Khairat performs unforgettable concert in Russia

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

The Egyptian virtuoso musician Omar Khairat performed a dazzling concert at the Mariinsky Theatre in the cultural city of Saint Petersburg on Monday, June 18.

U.S. rappers XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo die in separate shootings

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

Two up-and-coming U.S. rappers, XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, were killed on Monday in separate shootings near Miami and in Pittsburgh.

Heroes, on screen and off, win big at MTV Movie & TV Awards show

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

Superhero movie “Black Panther’ made a killing at the MTV Movie & TV Awards on Monday, winning four trophies in a ceremony that also recognized gays.

Me, myself, and the search for answers in Egypt's Dahab

Tue, Jun. 19, 2018

There comes a time in one’s life when the future gets blurry, especially if your age ranges from late twenties to early thirties. Dahab helped me find answers.

The Art of Confidence

Mon, Jun. 18, 2018

For leading plastic surgeon Karim Rafla, going under the knife should be all about becoming the most beautiful version of ourselves and feeling confident, rather than attempting to look different.

The Longstanding Egypt-Russia Cultural Connection

Sun, Jun. 17, 2018

From cinema to music, theater and literature, Egyptian culture takes much from the Russian tradition.

Finding their way to Umm El-Dunya

Sat, Jun. 16, 2018

We speak to longtime Russian residents in the capital and on the coastline about why they chose to stay put when other expats left.