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  1. Which Literary Festivals Should You Boycott?

    Arablit.org - Lifestyle 02.23 / 04:41 arablit.org
    "Probably don't go with the idea of saving…
  2. I don't form personal equations at work

    En.arabstoday.net - Entertainment 02.22 / 22:09 en.arabstoday.net
    Kangana Ranaut is rarely seen mingling around with her co-stars and the actress says the call is intentional as she does not like forming personal relationships at the workplace. The 29-year-old actress says she does believe in making her co-actors comfortable but avoids being over-friendly. "There should be a comfortable environment on set. But I won't recommend one should form personal equations at work. I don't do that as I feel it will come in the way of your work. "Comfort with…
  3. When Sushant had his Armstrong moment

    En.arabstoday.net - Entertainment 02.22 / 21:55 en.arabstoday.net
    Sushant Singh Rajput has started working for the upcoming space adventure film Chanda Mama Door Ke and the Bollywood actor says after starting the preparations he can now feel what the astronauts on the Apollo 11 must have experienced. The 31-year-old actor, who plays an astronaut in the film, took to Twitter where he posted a picture with flight journals titled Apollo 11 and Chanda Mama Door Ke Apollo Program.  "I'd always wondered how Armstrong, Buzz and Michael were feeling during those …
  4. Reem Manaify releases new collection for winter…

    En.arabstoday.net - Lifestyle 02.22 / 20:24 en.arabstoday.net
    Algerian fashion designer Reem Manaify said that she released her new fashion collection for 2017 winter and fall, which will be distinct and different from what she made before. Inspired by traditional Andaluse style, Manaify used different colors and fabrics. Manaify is one of the Algerian creative designers in the world of fashion, as she grew up with her love of sewing and inherited this profession from her family. After Manaify entered the world of design, she opened her fashion house…
  5. Critics defend "Youm Lelstat" after a criticism…

    En.arabstoday.net - Entertainment 02.22 / 19:33 en.arabstoday.net
    Some journalists criticized "Youm Lelstat" movie, starred by Egyptian actress Elham Shahen, raising controversy among artists and critics. It came after the movie's failure to win any award in the Egyptian Cinema Film Association Festival, despite it has represented Egypt in the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) and won the Best Actress Award. Elham shahen said that her movie was selected by the CIFF management to represent Egypt in the official competition and she will not defend…
  6. Media host Mona Iraqi stresses her show's…

    En.arabstoday.net - Media 02.22 / 15:46 en.arabstoday.net
    The Egyptian TV host, who presents "Intibah" (Attention) TV show on Mehwar TV Channel, Mona Iraqi, expressed her pleasure with the increase of her show's episodes to be two episodes in the week, stressing that this will require great efforts from her. "I was presenting one episode weekly and I felt very fatigued, and then I will present two episodes weekly and I know this is very difficult, but I'll do my best to answer people's appeals," Iraqi revealed, in an exclusive interview with…
  7. Deputy Premier Opens Doha Jewellery Exhibition

    En.arabstoday.net - Lifestyle 02.22 / 15:32 en.arabstoday.net
    HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah Al-Mahmoud on Monday opened the Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition (DJWE 2017) in presence of HE Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani. The exhibition, which is organized by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA), opens its doors to the public for six days at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center. In remarks following the opening ceremony, HE Al-Mahmoud said that…
  8. Kardashian heist suspects talk, but no sign…

    En.arabstoday.net - Entertainment 02.22 / 13:53 en.arabstoday.net
    A diamond that "everyone was scared to sell": More than a month after French police arrested the suspected robbers of TV star Kim Kardashian, investigators are piecing together what happened -- they just haven't found the jewels yet. Ten suspects were charged last month in connection with the hold-up of the reality star, who was robbed at gunpoint in October of jewellery worth nine million euros ($9.5 million) while she was staying at a luxury residence for Paris fashion week. Those…
  1. Kol Cambridge Hanukkah Special

    Tlv1.fm - Music 02.22 / 02:01 tlv1.fm
    Join Kol Cambridge for a fun-filled celebration of Hanukkah with these Israeli hits, including songs by Kobi Peretz, Eti Biton, and Dudu Fisher. The post Kol Cambridge Hanukkah Special appeared first on TLV1…
  2. Kol Cambridge Israeli Soundtrack

    Tlv1.fm - Music 02.22 / 02:01 tlv1.fm
    Join DJ Antithesis this week for a show featuring new releases from Peer Tasi & Alon de Loco, Etti Bitton, Boom Pam and many many more! The post Kol Cambridge Israeli Soundtrack appeared first on TLV1…
  3. Kol Cambridge Tu Bishvat Special

    Tlv1.fm - Music 02.22 / 02:01 tlv1.fm
    Celebrate Tu Bishvat, the New Year for Trees, with DJ Antithesis and some wonderfully nature-themed music alongside all the big new releases. The post Kol Cambridge Tu Bishvat Special appeared first on TLV1…
  4. Mama Beyonce shines, Adele flubs in Grammy's top moments

    Egyptindependent.com - Music 02.22 / 01:05 egyptindependent.com
    In Beyonce's first performance since announcing her pregnancy with twins, she shined head to toe in golden hues. Meanwhile Adele got a rare do-over on national television when she flubbed her performance, and Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy stole the show with her adorable mini-Prince outfit. Here's more on the top moments at Sunday night's Grammy Awards: Mother Beyonce Beyonce accepts the award she won forBest Urban Contemporary Album for 'Lemonade' and Best Music Video for…
  5. Madonna is a new mum again

    Egyptindependent.com - Music 02.22 / 01:05 egyptindependent.com
    The superstar singer took to Instagram Wednesday to announce she's adopted twin girls from Malawi."I can officially confirm I have completed the process of adopting twin sisters from Malawi and am overjoyed that they are now part of our family," Madonna wrote. Madonna is also the mother of Lourdes Leon, 20; Rocco Ritchie, 16; David Banda, 11 and Mercy James, 11. The singer's two 11-year-olds were both adopted from Malawi in 2006 and 2009, respectively. "I am deeply grateful…
  6. Several concerts scheduled for March at Misr Opera House

    Egyptindependent.com - Music 02.22 / 01:05 egyptindependent.com
    Singer Mohamed Hamaqy signed a contract to host a concert at the Misr International University Opera on March 30, according to legal adviser of Misr Opera House Hassan Shendy.The first concert of the month is for singer Tamer Ashour on March 2, while Ali al-Alfy’s concert will take place on March 9, and singer Hamza Namira will have a concert on March 10.Singer Karmen Suleiman will also host a concert on March 16, Shendy added.Edited translation from Al-Masry…
  7. Chhau Indian dance performances, workshop to be held in Egypt this January

    Egyptindependent.com - Music 02.22 / 01:05 egyptindependent.com
    On the occasion of India's Republic Day, the Chhau dance troupe will give two live performances at Dandy Mall on January 27 at 1 pm and at the Small Hall of Cairo Opera House on January 8. The Chhau is a semi classical Indian dance which blends martial arts and acrobatic movements to recount stories. This kind of dance drama is inspired by ancient Indian folktales surrounding deities, the gods and goddesses in Hinduism. It is mainly performed every year in Spring,…
  1. Shoura wants KAEC port linked to Riyadh-Jeddah…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 17:42 en.arabstoday.net
    The Shoura Council asked the Economic Cities Authority (ECA) to ensure that the port of the King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) be linked with the land bridge between Riyadh and Jeddah within the Kingdom’s railway network projects. The council’s request came Tuesday after council members listened to a report presented by the Committee of Haj, Housing and Services. The council also asked the ECA to coordinate with government agencies to address regulatory and administrative problems, which ma…
  2. Solar plane heads to Abu Dhabi ahead…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 03:32 en.arabstoday.net
    A sun-powered plane was loaded onto a cargo carrier in Switzerland late Monday heading for the Middle East from where it will attempt a revolutionary round-the-world trip. The air carrier transporting Solar Impulse 2 is due to leave early on Tuesday for Abu Dhabi, from where the long-winged plane will begin its record-making bid in March with the aim of completing the trip by July. It is the successor of Solar Impulse, a pioneering craft which notched up a 26-hour flight in 2010, proving…
  3. Space station receives oldest female astronaut

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 02:07 en.arabstoday.net
     The International Space Station gained three new residents Saturday, including the oldest and most experienced woman to orbit the world. A bit of Mars also arrived, courtesy of a Frenchman who brought along a small piece of a Mars meteorite. Launched Thursday from Kazakhstan, the Russian Soyuz capsule docked at the 250-mile-high outpost just an hour or two before Nasa launched a weather satellite from Florida. The Soyuz delivered Nasa astronaut Peggy Whitson, French astronaut Thomas …
  4. Etihad Airways Engineering signs Boeing 787 contract…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 02:07 en.arabstoday.net
    Etihad Airways Engineering has signed an agreement with Kenya Airways to perform mandatory checks on its Boeing 787-8 fleet. This is part of an integration programme for the newest additions to the airline's fleet. The first of six scheduled Boeing 787 C-checks begins this month, with the last one planned for October, 2017. The airline is also planning a number of product and reliability improvement modifications to systems and components during these heavy maintenance checks. Jeff…
  5. Dubai Airports receives ADAC delegation

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 02:07 en.arabstoday.net
    Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths received a delegation from Abu Dhabi Airports Corporation, ADAC, on Sunday to provide an update on airport expansion plans and exchange views on industry developments. The visit also included a tour of Concourse D, Dubai Airport's US$1.2 billion facility that is home to 60 international airlines. Commenting on the visit, Mr. Griffiths, "The rapid development of the UAE’s aviation sector has been the direct result of an inspired vision and a strong spirit o…
  6. Russian fighter jet flies 3 metres from…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 01:39 en.arabstoday.net
    A Russian fighter jet flew dangerously close to a US spy plane over the Black Sea on Wednesday, the Pentagon said, although Moscow quickly insisted the encounter was within “international rules.” A Russian Su-27 Flanker jet made an unsafe, close-range intercept of a US P-8A Poseidon anti-submarine and intelligence plane conducting “routine operations” in international airspace, Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis said. A US defence official, speaking earlier on condition of anonymity, sai…
  7. Aircraft with 10 people onboard fighting forest…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 01:13 en.arabstoday.net
    A Russian Ilyushin plane with 10 people on board has been reported missing in the Irkutsk region, in south-east Siberia. The aircraft was earlier reported to have 11 people on board, but the number was revised downwards to 10 people. The aircraft was on a mission to help put out forest fires in Russia's Irkutsk region, according to RIA Novosti news agency. The agency reported that the aircraft was circling territories stricken by forest fires in Russia's Irkutsk region, but failed to…
  8. Historic Russian ship returns to mooring after…

    En.arabstoday.net - Travel 02.22 / 01:13 en.arabstoday.net
    Russian cruiser Aurora, whose salvo against the Winter Palace sounded the start of the 1917 revolution, returned to its mooring in Saint Petersburg on Saturday after a year-and-a-half of restoration work. Several hundred people gathered at night on the banks of the River Neva, which flows through the former imperial capital, to see the Aurora towed from the Kronstadt naval shipyard to its traditional mooring in front of the Winter Palace. The schedule on which the drawbridges across the…