Daily Archives: December 5, 2012

‘Sea Shadow’ breaks the Gulf’s stereotype

Set away from the UAE’s major cities with their crisp paved roads and marvelous skyscrapers, Nawaf al-Janahi’s second feature-length film “Sea Shadow” (2011) presents some of the less known stories of life in the Emirates. The film had its world …

Adel Imam says art sides with opposition as designer refuses govt award

Prominent actor Adel Imam told reporters that “Egyptian art is always on the side of the opposition,” during his visit to Iraqi Kurdistan Wednesday.

The revolution will continue until it has achieved his goals, Imam said during a press conference …

Bite Me Cairo: A passion for India

Bite Me Cairo: A passion for India

If you desire a sampling of all things authentically Indian, Begum does a noon brunch on Fridays that features street foods from across the continent including what is known as “Desi Chinese,” an Indian version of Chinese that every local …

Bites Fil Beit: Bisilla bel gazar we sauce tamatam

Bites Fil Beit: Bisilla bel gazar we sauce tamatam

We love food. We love the real, down to earth, tried-and-tested, handed-down-through-the-generations, local Egyptian food. Here is your chance to learn how to make these local delicacies in your own home. And just so you know what to ask for, …