Stories By May Kamel
115 Nov 2014 Sat
In Egypt, where belly-dancing was once celebrated as an ancient tradition, performers are fighting to dance against an increasingly conservative society.
203 Oct 2014 Fri
Prolonged political instability after the ousting of Islamist Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has led to a growing insurgency, sparking fears that Islamic State militants will infiltrate the country.
315 Sep 2014 Mon
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi plans to build a new Suez Canal alongside the existing 145-year-old waterway to boost the country's economy. But critics worry about the funding and the timing of such a mega project.