Instagram Launches Nation-Wide Awareness Campaign Addressing Online Bullying

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 02:30 GMT

Instagram, in partnership with Egypt’s National Council for Women, Egypt’s National Council for Childhood and Motherhood, and UNICEF Egypt; has launched حاسبوا_على_كلامكم# - an online bullying awareness campaign across Egypt.

Instagram bans influencers from promoting vaping products

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 11:36 GMT

"Our advertising policies have long prohibited the advertisement of these products, and we will begin enforcement on this in the coming weeks."

What was up on Instagram last week?

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The past week Instagram witnessed a mixture of happy and sad post that kept the general public gripped, so lets start with the biggest and happiest piece of news first.

How Egyptian law faces fake accounts on social media

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 02:26 GMT

Fake electronic accounts have recently spread on social media platforms and have been used in fraudulent or illegal activities.

Sawsan Badr posted ‘Night at the Museum’ short movie on Instagram

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 - 02:29 GMT

Sawsan Badr posted on her official Instagram account a short movie entitled ‘’ Night at the Museum’’ which she shot with Harper Bazaar Arabia magazine.

Facebook resolves day-long worldwide outages across Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 09:15 GMT

Facebook says it has resolved an issue that caused its apps including Instagram, WhatsApp and Twitter to be down for several hours in a worldwide outage.

Mohamed Salah appears in Randa Hafez’s new song teaser

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 03:34 GMT

The song is written by Amir Teima and composed and distributed by Khaled Ezz. “Noor el-Shams” is expected to be broadcast on radio channels and TV soon.

Facebook hours increase by 58M hours during Ramadan: AP

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 09:41 GMT

According to the Associated Press (AP), the Middle East experiences a 58 million hour surge in Facebook consumption.

Wael Kfoury: Glad to be in Egypt

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:28 GMT

Lebanese mega star Wael Kfoury uploaded a new picture on his Instagram account with the pyramids of Giza appearing behind him.

Instagram blocks accounts of Iran’s supreme leader, IRGC Leaders

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 11:00 GMT

Instagram has blocked the account of Iran’s spiritual leader, Ali Khamenei, and several Iranian Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) commanders.

Lamjarred recalls his childhood memories

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 02:59 GMT

Moroccan singer Saad Lamjarred recalled his childhood memories with his fans as he posted a picture on Instagram .

Instagram down: Social media giant crashes during early hours of the morning

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 10:21 GMT

Problems had also been reported in South America, New Zealand and Australia.

Tunisian actress Dorra celebrates her 39th birthday on January 13

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 01:53 GMT

Tunisian star Dorra Zarrouk celebrated her 39th birthday on January 13. Several Arab stars were happy to celebrate with Zarrouk.

Instagram blames 'bug' for design change that prompted backlash

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 - 11:57 GMT

"We quickly fixed the issue and feed is back to normal. We apologize for any confusion."

Pics: Asser yassin 'hangs out' with ancestors at Giza Pyramids

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 01:36 GMT

In an attempt to promote tourism in Egypt, famed Egyptian actor Asser Yassin posted his photos in Giza Pyramids on his Instagram account.

Young ballerinas being ruined by Instagram says star Vishneva

Mon, 01 Oct 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Young ballerinas being ruined by Instagram says star Vishneva.

Sherin Abdel Wahab releases new song: “Zaman”

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 08:30 GMT

The new album was supposed to be released by one of the telecom companies in Egypt, unfortunately, one of the songs was leaked and uploaded onto Instagram.

Facebook, Instagram announce new time limit tool

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 10:21 GMT

Both these tools can be accessed via settings; ‘Your Time on Facebook’ for Facebook and ‘Your Activity’ for Instagram.

Amr Diab’s daughter sings ‘In Another Life’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 02:41 GMT

Jana Diab, daughter of Egyptian singer Amr Diab, posted a video on Instagram of her singing "In Another Life".

Nigeria sees a rush to get Nollywood online

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 - 11:37 GMT

A glamour blogger, a filmmaker and a tech mogul are competing to create a homegrown African rival to Netflix.