“Abu Omar Al-Masry”

Six Ramadan soap operas tackle terrorism, extremism

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 02:35 GMT

Six soap operas are tackling terrorism and extremism issues, how to combat them and how, in some cases, the oppressed may turn to be oppressive.

Hussein Al-Jassmi to sing ‘Abu Omar Al-Masry’ theme song

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 02:07 GMT

Emirati heartthrob singer Hussein Al-Jassmi will sing the theme song of the upcoming Egyptian soap opera “Abu Omar Al-Masry”.

What will you be watching in Ramadan?

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 11:53 GMT

It’s that time of year again where we’ll be glued to our TVs—or more likely our phones and iPads—trying to cram in as many episodes of mosalsalat (soaps) produced for the peak viewing season that is Ramadan.