This time around in her weekly misadventures, Monica Gerges sets out in search of Haj Mohamed, the blind carpenter of Gesr El Suez. Over the course of her (long and chaotic) journey, she realises you can learn a lot between Giza and Gesr El Suez, including when to ask a TokTok for help...
Mariam Raymone puts names and stories to the girls who’ve faced slut shaming and being taken advantage of for defying cultural norms and having premarital sex in a controversial country like Egypt. more
Once a vibrant community, perfectly assimilated into society, the Jews of Egypt have dwindled in numbers and their presence is almost non-existent now. Niveen Ghoneim takes one last walk down memory lane with the last custodian of Egypt's Jewish heritage. more
Virginity is a sacred aspect when it comes to marriage in Egypt - or is it? Mariam Raymone interviews men with different backgrounds to understand what they think of women who lose their virginity before marriage. more
A 28-year-old researcher with big dreams, Yehia Abugalal was selected by Forbes this year as one of the world's 30 Under 30. In a candid talk with CairoScene, the young oncologist explains what the recognition means, and how he sets out to transform the medical landscape in the Middle East. more
Less than two months old and already making waves, Cairo's newest nightspot Le Duplex is making its mark on the city and carving its way to our hearts with incredible food and a myriad of epic musical nights. more
Curious about this new boxed up gourmet cooking fad we decided to pit our Munky El Bakry against celebrity chef May Yacoubi to see if Just Cook's ingredients and recipe would match the real thing... more