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Folk - Special Files
7/13/2013 3:21:00 AM
As Muslims across the Arab world gear up to observe the fasting month, Egypt will enjoy its own centuries-old Ramadan traditions

Folk - Special Files
5/1/2013 1:06:57 PM
While fundamentalists have attacked other institutions in the Sinai Peninsula, they have not interfered in their work of Arish Folk Troupe to preserve local traditions

Folk - Special Files
4/23/2013 12:33:45 PM
As Egypt celebrates Sinai Liberation Day on 25 April, Ahram Online takes a look at the desert peninsula's ancient traditions

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
3/24/2013 11:11:05 AM
Algerian women march on Thursday 21 March calling to revive their Islamic traditions

Life & Style - Health
1/21/2013 2:38:27 PM
Plans made at a Cairo seminar by the WHO and moderate Islamic Al Azhar University towards the improvement of women's health in a region captive by harmful traditions will be revealed in Dubai

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/27/2012 3:08:49 PM
Hamas government in Gaza asks Egyptian circus to abide by Gazan 'traditions'

Arts & Culture - Folk
10/22/2012 8:07:09 PM
A cafe in United Arab Emirates has started putting camel products on its menu as part of a scheme to revive Bedouin traditions

World - International
9/27/2012 2:48:45 PM
France says it will expel Islamists who represent a serious threat to public order or do not respect country's secular traditions

Business - Economy
9/23/2012 4:10:43 PM
Live streaming is just one way that India's tech firms are latching onto Hindu traditions

Multimedia -
7/19/2012 9:17:16 PM
Dates, dried fruit and 'fawanees (lanterns)' of Ramadan remain traditional hallmarks of the Muslim fasting month in Egypt (All photos by Mai Shaheen)

Arts & Culture - Music
5/15/2012 1:22:00 PM
Iranian-British Ajam band concert wraps-up Egypt's Spring Festival, speaks to Ahram Online about their use of Iranian folk traditions in their more urban sound

Arts & Culture - Music
5/7/2012 2:14:40 PM
Yarmulkes bob as voices swell in a sacred song carried from ancient Judea to the scenic fields of a far-flung southern African village that is home to a "lost tribe" of Israel

World - Region
4/16/2012 3:53:56 PM
In the midst of a downturn in tourism, Tunisia's new Islamist leaders assert that tourists are welcome and that their 'traditions' will be respected

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
3/20/2012 7:51:53 PM
People across the world have begun to celebrate spring, rebirth and rejuvenation on 21 March; Egypt's celebrations begin in mid-April and draw on a wealth of ancient traditions

Egypt -
3/18/2012 11:25:35 AM
As all of Egypt mourns the passing of the Coptic patriarch, the wheels of tradition will soon start moving to elected a new pope to carry the ancient Egyptian church forward

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
1/17/2012 4:56:39 PM
An Afghan calligrapher has worked for five years to create the world's biggest Koran, a bid to show the world that Afghanistan's rich cultural heritage and traditions have been damaged but not destroyed by 30 years of war

World - Region
12/3/2011 9:59:28 PM
A Saudi report claims that allowing women to drive in the kingdom will threaten the country's traditions of virgin brides

Arts & Culture - Folk
10/27/2011 6:06:30 PM
Event will celebrate Egypt's ethnic diversity by showcasing customs, traditions of various tribal groups

Sports - World
7/26/2011 5:15:46 PM
Jordanian investor Hasan Ismaik is vowing to preserve the identity and traditions of 1860 Munich after being elected chairman of the second-division German club’s board of directors

Egypt - Politics
6/6/2011 4:36:02 PM
Ahram Online speaks to Helen Clark, head of the UNDP, whose recent conference stresses that democracy and economy in Egypt will be hindered if women are not well represented

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