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
In honour of Valentine's Day, Baraka Optics is challenging you to show yourself a little love for a change! Get all narcissistic on Instagram and get rewarded with a free pair of brand new shades from Baraka Optics! more
News is emerging out of New Jersey that the Egyptian government may have to sue the town of East Rutherford, specifically their Zoning Board, for continuing to reject Egyptian plans to renovate a residence they acquired. more