Bahia Shehab: 1,000 ways to say no in Arabic

April 18, 2017

(CNN)In 2011, when the revolution swept through Egypt, Bahia Shehab stood on the streets of Cairo with a spray-can in her hand determined to deliver one message: No. A thousand times no. No to military rule. No to violence. No to dictatorship. And no to beating women. On walls across Cairo she spray painted a series of quotes objecting Egyptian authorities. …

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CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… Northern Africa and Northern Europe. In the nation of Egypt Sunday, bombings at two Coptic Christian churches killed at least 43 people. The first blast took place during a service at St. George’s Church in the city of Tanta. Egypt’s state TV said a bomb was placed under a seat in the main prayer hall. And afterward, outside Mr. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the city of Alexandria, a suicide bomber set off explosives after police reportedly stopped the attack from …

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Antique oddities target new collectors

April 3, 2017

… preserved animals, precious gems, objets d’art — that were precursors to museums. With estimated value of $6.4 million, the 76 lots that make up the auction bring together objects from the Jurassic Period to the present day and span a wide geographical space from the Siberian tundra to Egypt. The improbable array of items illustrates how Sotheby’s is encouraging existing clients to get more creative with their collections. …

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Dubai: Insider Travel Guide

March 29, 2017

… Next, H&M and Accessorize, it also sports off-the-wall decor inspired by the travels of 14th-century Moroccan explorer Ibn Battuta. Here you’ll find a giant model of a ship and an elephant, plus displays telling the story of Battuta’s travels. The “Persia” section of the mall has an incredible hand-painted dome; the “Egypt” section has walls covered in hieroglyphics. Bur Dubai Souk Parallel to the Creek in Bur Dubai, the souks in this area sell …

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Mom Becomes Internet Sensation With Her Dollar Store Baby Photo Shoots

March 16, 2017

Isabel Moutran is getting fame for stunning photos of her 5-month-old daughter, Egypt. Each month she creates an elaborate photo shoot for Egypt, hoping to create a commemorative calendar for her by the end of the year. In the future,Egypt will be able to look back ona time in her life that she won’t be able to remember. “When I was pregnant I knew that I wanted to do something different with her,” Isabel explains in the video below. “I knew that I was going to post …

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