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What goes into sustaining the dying craft of oud-making in Egypt? Megan Detrie finds out.
April 8, 2013
In Egypt, a group of women are turning to roller derby as an outlet for creative and physical expression. We catch up with some of the players.
March 26, 2013
The ancient art form known as Zar, a healing ritual of music and dance led by women, is about to disappear from Egyptian culture.
January 13, 2013
In his latest Christmas album, the Lebanese musician Jean-Marie Riachi reinvents classic holiday songs with a Levantine twist.
December 23, 2012
Egyptians are using technology to tackle sexual harassment, but the attitudes of the whole society need addressing
December 19, 2012
Electro shaabi, a mix of hip-hop, electronica and the festival music of Egypt's working class, has found a new home in upscale nightclubs and private parties in downtown Cairo.
December 9, 2012
After the revolution, the once prestigious festival finds itself in a state of flux.
November 27, 2012
In a divided country, gently mocking the leadership may be better than the alternative.
November 17, 2012
Despite activist efforts, Egyptians have a seemingly unshakable faith in the military as an institution.
October 26, 2012
The Jordanian singer Macadi Nahhas, who has spent 15 years performing traditional Arabic songs, talks to us about her new album.
September 26, 2012
Mc Dahab is a young hip-hop artist who believes he's bringing new hope to his country and fans with his brand of religious rap.
August 29, 2012
The Egyptian hip-hop group Arabian Knightz are ready to come up from the underground with their debut album due out tomorrow.
August 20, 2012
One of the region's more popular Ramadan TV shows, Napoleon Wel Mahrousa is a lavish period drama about the French invasion of Egypt in the late 18th century.
August 9, 2012
The past year has seen an explosion of live stand-up acts in Egypt. Megan Detrie talks to the funny men who are giving their country something to laugh about.
August 8, 2012
Donia Massoud has travelled throughout rural Egypt collecting traditional folk music that she's now set to perform on tour.
June 24, 2012
'Assad has won this war, but it won't end until he goes'
Hay Festival Abu Dhabi: 'We put up tents in Wales, here we get palaces'
Sweet Greens: Abu Dhabi's eco-friendly and health conscious eatery
Middle East FinTech sector could raise more than $2bn by 2022, Milken says
How to enjoy five days in the Maldives for under Dh1,700