'Tis the Season

Mon, Dec. 18, 2017

Our 25 picts for your essential Christmas playlists, including English, French and Arabic favorites.

Twin Power: Hegazy Sisters Sing Against Stereotypes

Sun, Dec. 17, 2017

Saluting their Egyptian Arab identity, the Hegazy twins send a message of empowerment, through a fusion of their distinct music identities.

A Wild Goose Chase?

Sat, Dec. 16, 2017

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Heritage Streets of Alexandria

Fri, Dec. 15, 2017

In celebration of Alexandria’s heritage, the French institute and the Alexandrian Center of Studies tell the story behind the coastal city’s oldest avenues.

Combating Cancer with Nutrition

Thu, Dec. 14, 2017

With the launch of Envision, acclaimed nutritionist Dr. Cherifa Aboul Fettouh is hoping to alleviate the financial, social and emotional reprecussions of the disease of the century.

Breast Cancer Is Also Blue

Wed, Dec. 13, 2017

The myth that breast cancer is a women’s-only disease means many men ignore symptoms of breast cancer or are ashamed to be diagnosed of a rare, but very real, disease.

Inside the Pakistani Ambassador’s House

Tue, Dec. 12, 2017

Shahida Shah, wife of the Pakistani ambassador in Egypt, invites us into her home to chat about her charity work, empowering women and her beautiful Cairo residence.

Christmas Workout

Mon, Dec. 11, 2017

How to stay in shape through the holiday season