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Egypt - Features
1/14/2015 10:00:01 PM
While the taboo around atheism has weakened, state and religious authorities continue to treat it — and atheists — as a disorder, and even a threat to national security

Egypt - Politics
12/24/2014 3:01:48 PM

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
8/28/2014 7:32:42 PM
Personal monologues explore the notion of "Well-Behaved Girls" this weekend at the Goethe Institute in Alexandria

Arts & Culture - Film
7/27/2014 9:08:46 PM
Breaking social taboos almost seemed to be a priority for the creators of some Ramadan series this year

Egypt - Politics
11/28/2013 1:08:18 PM
Domestic violence is a widespread but taboo phenomenon in Egypt – tackling it requires a cultural shift and increased openness

World - Region
10/31/2013 2:21:05 PM
There is nothing in parliamentary bylaws that stands as an obstacle to this, Turkey's Islamist PM says

Arts & Culture - Film
8/26/2013 12:00:00 AM
The 70th edition of the oldest international film festival opens with the world premiere of space fantasy film 'Gravity' starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock

Arts & Culture - Film
5/29/2013 8:39:47 PM
New Pakistani TV hit 'Taan,' set in a music academy in Lahore, breaks taboos, tackles gay romance and Islamic extremism

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
5/23/2013 10:27:39 AM
The contemporary art scene in Kuwait, often overshadowed by other Gulf countries, most notably the UAE, is currently booming, as artists tackle taboos and create groundbreaking work

World - International
4/11/2013 12:35:23 PM

World - International
3/22/2013 10:04:55 AM
UN seeks to solve the humanitarian crisis of 2.5 billion people without access to a toilet through launching so-called World Water Day initiative

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
3/18/2013 10:09:30 PM
'A7A Portraits' uses photography and mixed media to present the original meaning of the word 'A7A' and challenge the taboo attached to the word

Multimedia -
3/17/2013 6:25:42 PM
'A7A Portraits' uses photography and mixed media to present the original meaning of the word 'A7A' and challenge the taboo attached to the word

Life & Style - Health
2/25/2013 3:10:36 PM
In a country where word of mouth and speaking directly your audience is the best way to convey a message, The Breast Cancer Foundation in Egypt meets teachers and students at schools

Business - Economy
9/1/2012 1:06:02 PM
Irish tensions are expected after health minister's statements about possibility of cut public sector wages to meet bailout's requirements

Life & Style - Health
5/1/2012 3:19:13 PM
Governments of poor countries fail to improve access to toilets because of the tasteless nature of the issue, says director at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
4/11/2012 2:04:59 PM
The naked body in Arab art is the theme of a new Paris exhibit meant to broaden views of Arab culture, spotlighting the many artists willing to break taboos and depict nudity in all its forms

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
4/9/2012 1:55:00 PM
While seeking mental help can be a taboo in Egyptian society, Ahram Online talks to Egypt's only art psychotherapist along with two art therapy practitioners to discover how art therapy manages to cross that barrier

Arts & Culture - Film
4/5/2012 12:38:26 PM
Young Saudis use the internet to break taboos, open debate and encourage debate in the ultra-conservative kingdom

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
1/25/2012 3:20:52 PM
Standing on a large floor map in a Jeddah art gallery, Hamza Serafi places a yellow sign inscribed "Caution: revolution (take 2)" over Egypt and then turns to Saudi Arabia

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