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From Sara Samir to Dunya Aboutaleb: Five Arab women to watch at the Paris Olympics

  • PARIS: The Paris 2024 Olympics are just around the corner and there is plenty to look forward to when it comes to Arab athletes at these games. Four women representing Arab countries managed to scoop medals in Tokyo 2020 — the Egyptian trio Feryal Abdelaziz (karate gold), Hedaya Malak (taekwo...
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Arab Americans were frustrated even before Gaza war

  • Months after Joe Biden was sworn in as America’s 46th president, his supporters boasted that he had appointed more Arab Americans to administration positions than any other president. That claim was repeated two years ago on my Arab News-sponsored radio show by members of the Arab Americans i...
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Ahmed Mater: The Saudi artist documenting a kingdom in flux

  • LONDON: Using metal filings, X-rays adorned with calligraphy, and a grandiose mihrab transformed into a body scanner, leading Saudi artist Ahmed Mater is documenting a kingdom undergoing a swift process of change. Born in Tabuk in 1979, Mater grew up in Abha in southwestern Saudi Arabia,...
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Elyanna expands her world tour from North America to Europe

  • DUBAI: Chilean-Palestinian music sensation Elyanna is reportedly expanding her world tour “Woledto,” with new dates and locations in Europe. The tour, from Oct. 5 to Dec. 16, will have 30 stops. The 22-year-old artist announced on Instagram this week that presales will start on July 17, wit...
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Have a sunkissed and safe summer

  • RIYADH: As the summertime rolls in, recreational tanning becomes a popular trend among young Saudi men and women who seek a sunkissed glow all year-round. Despite the allure of a bronzed complexion, the dangers associated with recreational tanning cannot be overlooked, especially if one skips a...
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Trump supporters see his narrow escape from death as God’s work

  • MILWAUKEE: Donald Trump’s narrow brush with a would-be assassin’s bullet has further convinced his evangelical supporters he is blessed by God, reinforcing the messianic undertones of his populist presidential campaign. Trump and his campaign have infused his candidacy with Christian imagery, ...
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Chevrolet Corvette E-Ray arrives in Middle East

  • Chevrolet Middle East has announced the opportunity to pre-order the first-ever electrified Corvette, the 2024 E-Ray, with all-wheel drive, in limited volumes in the Middle East. In 2023, Chevrolet announced the introduction of the first-ever electrified Corvette E-Ray, which was met with muc...
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Review: ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ takes us to a visually saturated world

  • Florida, known as the Sunshine State, is the sunny backdrop for the latest Hollywood blockbuster, “Fly Me to the Moon,” starring Scarlett Johansson and Channing Tatum, which opened this month. The fictional story takes us to 1969, to a visually saturated world, full of colorful shift dresses ...
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Daisy Ridley takes a chic turn in Elie Saab

  • DUBAI: British actress Daisy Ridley stunned in an elegant Elie Saab look while presenting at the 2024 ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on Thursday. The ESPY Awards, the Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly, is an event honoring the top athletes and sport performances of the year.  ...
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UN chief urges funds for Palestinians, saying Israel is forcing Gazans 'to move like human pinballs'

  • GENEVA: The United Nations chief appealed for funding Friday for the beleaguered UN agency helping Palestinian refugees in Gaza and elsewhere in the Middle East, accusing Israel of issuing evacuation orders that force Palestinians “to move like human pinballs across a landscape of destruction a...
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