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The difficulty of drawing a matching second eye. (Twitter / art_dose)
August 21, 2017 - 08:21 GMT
Who said Arab art was dying? These beautiful pieces by some fantastic, unknown Arab artists will make your morning.
Jannat is a bride! (Instagram / Jannat)
August 20, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Moroccan singer Jannat has begun teasing fans with details of her wedding to Egyptian lawyer Mohammed Nu'man.
Paulo Autuori
August 19, 2017 - 18:12 GMT
Twice Copa Libertadores winner Paulo Autuori is close to taking over at Cairo giants Zamalek, Egyptian reports said on Friday.
Demonstration for media freedom in Berlin (Wikimedia Commons)
August 19, 2017 - 11:35 GMT
The media watchdog had described Egypt as "one of the world's biggest prisons for journalists".
The Emir of Kuwait now owns 163 Acres of the Sharqia Governorate of Egypt
August 17, 2017 - 16:09 GMT
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued a presidential decree, on Thursday, that allowed Emir [Ruler] of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the right to own land and property in the Sharqia Governorate of Egypt’s.
Tamer Hosny. (Twitter)
August 17, 2017 - 12:36 GMT
Tamer Hosny was photographed showing-off his handprints at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, becoming the first Arab actor to receive that honour, but was it all a lie?
The popularity of Bitcoin is growing in Egypt
August 17, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Egypt could become one of the world’s top Bitcoin trading hubs within weeks thanks to the launch of the country’s first cryptocurrency exchange.
Egypt team
August 16, 2017 - 17:58 GMT
Egypt coach Hector Cuper has called up 15 local-based players for the anticipated away game against Uganda on 31 August in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
Mohamed Ramadan in his car with his brother. (Instagram)
August 16, 2017 - 14:47 GMT
Mohamed Ramadan is super offended that Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has snubbed him, and is wondering if it's because he's popular.
Detail from Ayham Jabr's
August 16, 2017 - 12:56 GMT
"Transition: Contemporary Art from the Middle East" will showcase the work of 38 modern Arab artists, and will include workshops
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has launched a crackdown on press freedom since coming to power
August 16, 2017 - 11:10 GMT
An Egyptian opposition journalist has been released by German authorities after they briefly detained him based on an Interpol arrest warrant issued by the Egyptian regime.
Mohamed Salah
August 16, 2017 - 08:36 GMT
On the first day of the inaugural English Premier League season in 1992, of the 242 players that started the 11 matches, only 13 were not British or Irish.
Ahly team
August 16, 2017 - 08:04 GMT
Ahly scored two goals late in extra time in typical fashion to come from behind and earn a dramatic 2-1 victory over Masry, which gave them their first Egypt Cup title in 10 years and completed a domestic double.
Warda who moved last week to Feirense from PAOK for one season on loan has strongly denied the allegations.
August 15, 2017 - 19:45 GMT
Egypt winger Amr Warda has hired a Portuguese-based law firm to sue those responsible for propogating "false statements" about him, apologising to his fans and club for having to "hear such ugly allegations.
Al Jazira team
August 15, 2017 - 17:52 GMT
The 2017-18 UAE season-opener will be held in Egypt this time....
Billy Jean is not his lover because his only love is for God. (Toronto International Film Festival)
August 15, 2017 - 13:14 GMT
What do Egypt and Michael Jackson have in common? "Sheikh Jackson."