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Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
2/27/2024 9:02:59 PM
A new translation of a mediaeval Arab cookery book is a welcome addition to a thriving field, writes David Tresilian

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
3/7/2023 9:43:43 PM
The writings of novelist Gamal El-Ghitany present quests for spiritual meaning that can uncover society’s collective will, writes Tarek Osman in his series of articles on the makers of modern Egyptian culture

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
2/7/2023 10:34:38 PM
Three Islamic monuments in Historic Cairo were reopened this week after restoration, reports Nevine El-Aref

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
10/19/2022 8:27:04 PM
Tarek Osman writes on the transformation of education under the 19th-century ruler Mohamed Ali in his series of articles on the foundations of modern Egypt

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
10/7/2022 8:53:39 PM
Tarek Osman continues his series of articles on key figures and ideas that have shaped modern Egyptian culture.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
4/7/2022 12:43:00 PM
History shows that the best defence for any society derives from its internal strength, with destruction beginning with interior weakness that whets the appetite of outside powers, writes Azmi Ashour

Books - Reviews
7/27/2020 4:32:39 PM
In a vibrant and thought-provoking historical novel, Ahmed Gad El-Karim revives to memory one of Egypt’s long-forgotten heroes of the national struggle

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
6/16/2020 8:16:42 PM
The long-awaited development of the Bab Al-Azab area at the Cairo Citadel, famous for its role in vanquishing the Mamelukes, is scheduled soon

Life & Style - Food
5/1/2020 4:07:00 PM
Aziza Sami revisits a Mameluke-era cookbook for immunity boosting recipes this Ramadan

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
4/7/2020 4:27:01 PM

Life & Style - Style
1/2/2020 2:22:18 PM
"Places have souls, they resemble those who inhabit them," says the jewelry designer as she dedicates the proceeds of her new collection to restoring Mameluke artefacts

Egypt - Politics
8/2/2019 8:53:50 PM
Nader Habib marks 1,050 years since the foundation of the Orient’s oldest jewel, the city of Cairo, by taking a tour through some classic books

Travel -
10/21/2018 10:54:34 AM
Rania Khallaf travels back to the 18th century and beyond on a weekend trip to the historic Red Sea city of Qusseir

Life & Style - Food
9/2/2018 9:34:25 AM
Aziza Sami writes on the culinary discoveries to be made in a mediaeval Egyptian cookbook

Heritage - Walks
8/21/2018 4:27:52 PM
Dina Ezzat and photographer Sherif Sonbol explore 1,000 years of Al-Qahira's Islamic history

Travel - News
7/14/2018 12:01:05 PM
Dina Ezzat walks through Alexandria in the company of novelist Alaa Khaled, finding a city of many layers not confined to its reputation for cosmopolitanism

Books - Reviews
7/14/2018 11:00:00 AM
A recent book examines Alexandria’s fabled cosmopolitanism, reviewed by Dina Ezzat

Egypt - Politics
3/7/2018 9:09:01 PM
The 10th-century Mosque and University of Al-Azhar in Islamic Cairo re-opened this week after restoration

Antiquities - Islamic
1/13/2018 1:25:29 PM
Three Mameluke monuments in Islamic Cairo are to be reopened to the public after restoration

Antiquities - Islamic
7/10/2017 8:33:05 PM
Three edifices from the Mameluke, Ottoman and Ayyubid eras were inaugurated Monday in Historic Cairo after intensive restoration

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