JOHANNESBURG: In his first speech as president, Nelson Mandela spelled out a vis...
The Arab Thought Foundation (ATF) concluded its annual conference (FIKR12) in Du...
The centuries-old Khan El-Khalili market is one of the few places in modernizing Cairo that retains the atmosphere of a by-gone era, but its artisans warn their crafts are slowly dying.
They blame slumping tourism and a lack of interest among young people in learning traditional trades.
Dating back to 1382, the souk in the Old Cairo...
Women aren’t very good at reading maps, and men are incapable of multi-tasking.
At first glance they might seem like a couple of hoary old stereotypes from the battle of the sexes. But are they?
A new study looking at the neural wiring of the male and female brain has concluded that there may be some truth to commonly held beliefs abou...
NEW YORK: Bright is the new black when it comes to colors and styles for snow bunnies to look their best on the slopes.
The move to color in winter-sport outerwear follows a trend seen in clothing for other active pursuits, such as running, rock climbing and cycling.
Part of the color revolution is driven by safety since it’s easier to...
Saudis accounted for 52 percent of Bahrain’s eight million tourists during 2012, said a recent statement from the tourism department in Bahrain.
“Around 73 percent of Saudi tourists entered the country across the King Fahd Causeway and 22 percent arrived by air,” said Sheikh Khalid bin Hamoud Al-Khalifa, tourism undersecretary at the Bahrai...
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