Military Santa tracker live despite US government shutdown

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 12:53 GMT

The US government shutdown may have temporarily dimmed Washington's National Christmas Tree but never fear.

Egyptian Opera House resume Christmas celebrations

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - 03:03 GMT

The Cairo Opera House will present six shows of famed Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's "The Nut Cracker" from Dec. 25-30, 2018.

Hani Sheta: Santa Claus for 24 hours, bringing joy to the poor

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 - 10:26 GMT

Hani Sheta, a real life Santa Claus, decided to change grief to happiness in the homes of poor children on Christmas Eve.

et Guide: Cairo Christmas spots to visit

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 - 08:13 GMT

We have gathered a list of the most cheerful and Christmassy places you can visit in Cairo to feel the true spirit of Christmas.

et Guide: Christmas Bazaars you need to go to

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 08:47 GMT

We have gathered the ultimate guide to Christmas bazaars so you don't miss out on all the festive action.

Santa’s creepy chum gives Austrians a scary thrill

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 - 01:23 GMT

Austrian financial adviser Ernst Eigner is ugly and scary. But only in his “Krampus” costume with red glowing eyes and horns to frighten naughty children and “evil spirits”.