Why is Mawlid al-Nabi celebrated with Arouset El-Moulid (a sugar doll)?

CAIRO – 26 November 2017: Muslim countries celebrate the Prophet Mohamed’s birthday “Mawlid al-Nabi” every year, but celebrations vary from…

Family, legacy celebrated in animated Mexican tale ‘Coco’

In “Coco,” Disney-Pixar’s colorful animated adventure into the land of the dead, a story of family, memory and legacy is…
Middle East news

Prophet Muhammad’s birthday to be celebrated Dec. 1

CAIRO – 19 November 2017: Dar al-Iftaa has announced that the Islamic month of Rabi’ al-Awwal will start on Monday,…

Picasso’s Italy journey celebrated in Rome expo

22 September 2017: In the frosty first months of 1917, Spanish master Pablo Picasso travelled to Italy in search of…

Abu Simbel temples anniversary of discovery celebrated in Paris

CAIRO – 13 September 2017: “France was an essential partner in saving the Abu Simbel temples when France’s former Minister…

Abu Simbel temples’ 200th anniversary of discovery to be celebrated

CAIRO – 13 September 2017: Head of the General Authority of Culture Palace Ashraf Amer arrived in Aswan on Monday…