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"UM Kulthum"

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Arts & Culture - Music
1/4/2023 3:43:39 PM
Egypt’s world-renowned singer Umm Kulthum ranked 61st on Rolling Stone’s annually updated list of the greatest 200 singers of all time, coming ahead of mainstays of popular music such as Michael Jackson, Bob Marley and Rihanna.

Arts & Culture - Music
12/10/2022 6:03:17 PM
Spotify has celebrated the voice of Arab women, unveiling 2022 charts for female artists, listing Sheriene Abdel-Wahab as the most-streamed Egyptian female artist globally.

Books - News
8/23/2022 12:25:43 PM
New never-before-seen handwritten memoirs by the only Arab Nobel laureate writer, Naguib Mahfouz (1911-2006), will be published in a new book, according to a statement by the late novelist’s daughter.

Arts & Culture - Music
8/31/2020 3:07:10 PM
Since the death of Egyptian diva Umm Kulthum in 1975, no Arab singer has been so profoundly venerated as 85-year-old Fairuz -- a stage name that means "turquoise" in Arabic

Arts & Culture - Music
8/2/2020 4:00:35 PM
The concerts are part of the reopening programme of the Dubai Opera after it had been shut down for four months due to the coronavirus pandemic

Arts & Culture - Music
7/15/2020 12:09:39 PM
Abdel-Halim Nowira Arabic Music Troupe will feature singers Ghada Adam and Hasnaa in one of the earliest concerts after the recent relaunching of public culture activities

Books -
3/29/2020 5:37:49 PM

Arts & Culture - Music
3/25/2020 11:58:41 AM
The initiative will put online excerpts of landmark music performances to help assuage anxiety amid the Covid-19 pandemic

Arts & Culture - Music
3/7/2020 12:33:39 PM
As the curtains were raised, a halo of light appeared in the centre of the stage which transformed into a three-dimensional virtual composition of the singer

Books -
2/13/2020 8:14:00 PM
The collection includes handwritten documents as well as the original translation of Mahfouz's novel Children of Gebelawy, which was published in 1970 in English

Books -
11/12/2018 12:15:12 PM
Unlike many others who sought fame through their relationship with the Nobel laureate, El-Ghitany was a true friend to Mahfouz, with whom he shared an honest and heartfelt friendship

Books -
10/25/2018 11:42:46 AM
The short stories were found last month by Naguib Mahfouz's daughter and culture journalist Mohamed Shoair while researching Mahfouz's archives in his home in Dokki, Cairo

Books -
9/16/2018 8:02:19 PM

Arts & Culture - Screens
7/31/2017 7:20:11 PM
The film stars award-winning Egyptian actress Yasmine El-Raes

Life & Style - Style
10/29/2015 2:55:58 PM
A new fashion and travel book features legendary Egyptian singer Um Kulthum and other iconic stars traversing the globe in style