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Algeria's 'chastity' campaign ruffles feathers: girls as young as 10 told to veil-up

the religious headscarf , a moved decried by rights activists as irresponsible and counterproductive. Hisham Ben Khouda, secretary general of ‘al-Daawa’ group behind the “chastity” campaign, told Algeria’s ...

Editor's Choice - 10/02/2013 - 06:06 - comment 0

Swisi loses in ”Star Academy” final

21-year-old Tunisian, Amani Swisi, has lost in the recent final showdown of “Star Academy 2005.” The realty TV show began some three months ago and the winner was the Saudi Hisham Abdul Rahman.   ... lady, Leïla Ben Ali, sent a bouquet of flowers to the Tunisian representative for the occasion. Public ...

18/05/2010 - 12:54 - comment 0

A home win for Egypt: Local filmmakers grab four awards at the Luxor African Film Festival

special jury awards were given to Moroccan actor Hassan Ben Badida for his role in director Hisham ... the short narrative Grand Nile Prize was awarded another Tunisian film: Wooden Hand, by Kaouther Ben Hania. ... to Tunisian film The Professor, by director Mahmoud Ben Mahmoud. An award given by the iShabab Foundation, ...

27/03/2014 - 08:30 - comment 0

Too much to see, too little time: Egypt's culture picks of the week 12 - 19 October

at El Genaina Theatre in 2013. They also performed with Tunisian artist Ghalia Ben Ali at the Hayy music ... Alexandrina Chamber Orchestra conducted by Hisham Gabr. The evening will also perform C.P.E. Bach Symphony ...

12/10/2014 - 06:52 - comment 0

Saudi Arabia: Three to eight Islamists killed in 24 hour clash

and members of the security forces were injured," Prince Faysal ben Bandar ben Abdel Aziz, governor ... The men executed Friday - Hisham bin Awwad, Mohammed bin Awadh and Amjad bin Abdul Aziz - were convicted ...

18/05/2010 - 12:55 - comment 0

AUC celebrates spring 2013 Graduation commencement ceremonies

degrees and 145 graduate degrees to candidates from each of AUC’s schools. Ben Wedeman, CNN senior international correspondent in Rome, Italy and an AUC alumnus, and Hisham Ramez, governor of the Central Bank ...

Press Release - 18/06/2013 - 04:50 - comment 0

Winners of 4th Emirates Classic Car Festival at Downtown Dubai honoured

and aesthetics.  Renowned personalities associated with the Festival including Mohammed Ben Sulayem, President ... Coupe (UAE Award); Hisham Al Rifai for his Oldsmobile Tornado 1967 (Dubai Award); Chris Hardling for his ...

Press Release - 04/12/2011 - 07:57 - comment 0

Mideast Peace Talks Set to Resume as Arafat Says Statehood Declaration under Review

acting foreign minister Shlomo Ben Ami announced the revival of the negotiations Wednesday, which were confirmed by a Palestinian official.  But Ben Ami said "expectations should not be raised too ... or the negotiators involved, although Israeli radio said Ben Ami would be joined by lawyer Gilad Sher while ...

19/05/2010 - 10:06 - comment 0

Probe into Bahrain Airbus Crash Begins as Families Identify Victims

Hisham ben Abdelaziz al Khalifa, the board director of Bahrain Internation4al Airport, said ... staff employee Hisham Labib told AFP.  A team from Airbus Industrie headed for Manama after ...

19/05/2010 - 10:05 - comment 0

Israel kills five Palestinians, including four laborers, in West Bank; PA calls world to take action against Israel

Khalikeh, 20, his brother Hisham Khalikeh, 21, Ala Alaieeh, 23 and his cousin Attiyeh Alaieeh.     ...   Meanwhile, Israel's Defense Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer has ordered an investigation ...

18/05/2010 - 15:37 - comment 0