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Yehya Khalil: The Jazz Man

Music is not in the instrument, as famous percussionist Ricardo Gallardo once…

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A tale of two bookstores

On Shagaret El-Dorr Street stand two of the oldest and most prominent…

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It's not just about lines: The shadow of geometry

Geometry is "not just about lines, says architect Yahia Shawkat. Besides "anchoring…

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A friendship forged by non-alignment

The year is 1960. It is the Cold War era. Two high…

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An evening of forgetfulness

Music, rhythm, and balance can make you forget the pains in life,…

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Toastmasters: Thriving on the fear of public speaking

Delivering a speech in front of an audience ranks as the people's…

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A dozen and more ways to tie a headscarf – for men

A man s headgear can provide clues to where he is from…

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Dying Long: A Passage of 35 Minutes

When you try to snare friends into going with you to attend…

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DJ Ipek: Play how you dance

Ipek Ipekcioglu didn't initially set out to mix records; that is, until…

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Shark tale served by Egypt's youngest author

As early as first grade, one of Janna Gohar s teachers at…

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