Daily Archives: December 17, 2012

Preacher sentenced to one year in jail for defaming actress

The Zaweya al-Hamra Court sentenced Abdallah Badr Monday to one year in prison and ordered him to pay a LE20,000 fine for defaming prominent actress Elham Shaheen.

Badr, a presenter for the Islamist satellite channel Al-Hafez, had called Shaheen a …

South Africa: The magic of safari

Aside from the busy streets of Cape Town and the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg, South Africa has a different face to show to adventure lovers and safari buffs. Up north near Nelspruit, on the border with Mozambique, lies Kruger …

Four Egyptians awarded at 9th Dubai Film Festival

The jury of the 9th Dubai International Film Festival announced on Sunday this year’s winners of the Muhr Awards, which included Egyptian star Amr Waked, actress Aida El Kashef film, editor Dina Farouk and filmmaker Ahmed Ibrahim.

The Muhr Awards …