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In Vogue: The Revival of Arab Women’s 90s Lip Liner Look

Egyptian Streets 30 Sep 2022
From Hala Shiha and Menna Shalaby’s overlined brown lips to Nancy Ajram’s thin brows, Arab women’s makeup techniques stood out from other women ... However, growing up as a teenager in a highly Westernized culture, the colour brown was never popularized or valued as it was in my Arab households.

The language in the Arabic press is changing toward peace - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 29 Sep 2022
I am a Canadian Israeli and a lifelong student of Arabic language and culture. For the past 17 years, I have honed my Arabic language skills and understanding of the culture by reading the Arab press ... Unlike a dry textbook, the Arab press is a living and breathing expression of the ...

Losing the language of the Koran

Economist 29 Sep 2022
Nowadays it is becoming the dominant tongue of the Gulf.\nOn paper Arabic is one of the world’s most successful languages ... But Arabs speak a plethora of dialects. Poor education in Arabic is eroding its purity, as English spreads ... Baghdad and Damascus, once citadels of Arab nationalism and culture, have been ravaged by violence.

Plácido Domingo to headline at Dresden Semper Opera Ball

Khaleejtimes 29 Sep 2022
“The main message is to have an international cultural bridge building between Germany, the Arabic world, the UAE and the European world ... Dresden Semper Opera Ball is an ode to Dubai’s convening power that creates a natural platform for an event, which seeks to connect cultural and artistic icons from the European and Arab worlds.

Spotlighting Palestinian culture, despite Israeli restrictions

Al Jazeera 29 Sep 2022
Occupied East Jerusalem – For 29-year-old Palestinian caricaturist Azeez Azeez, the Yabous cultural festival in Jerusalem was an opportunity to showcase his work, for the first time, in an art exhibition ... Rania Elias, the director of the centre, donned a colourful kaftan printed with Arabic calligraphy on the opening night of the festival.

Mahmoud Khalil Museum wins Best Restoration Project in the world

Egypt Today 29 Sep 2022
Mahmoud Khalil Museum is one of the most important cultural beacons in Egypt and the Arab world. It houses a collection of valuables, about 304 paintings by 143 artists, and a number of bronze, marble and gypsum statues.

Changing Israel’s High-Tech Map: Government Launches Pilot For Tech Centers in Peripheral Towns

The Algemeiner 29 Sep 2022
Geographical, social and cultural barriers are often the main obstacles for the integration of Arabs, the Haredi community and women into the high-tech workforce as employment is mostly concentrated in the center of the country.

Antonio Banderas and his 20 years younger girlfriend prove love knows no age, borders or distance

Newsner 29 Sep 2022
Antonio Banderas is perhaps one of the most well know Spanish actors of his generation ... Shutterstock ... But her nomadic childhood led her to learn several languages including French, German, English, Dutch, Italian, Arabic, and Spanish, and gave her cultural insight into various cultures around the world – something not many people have ... Share.   ... .

Abu Dhabi residents prefer Arabic over English for creativity and cultural pursuits

Gulf News 28 Sep 2022
Among Abu Dhabi residents, Arabic is perceived to be advantageous compared to English in cultural and creative domains, whereas English fares better in terms of knowledge, new research suggests ... In that regard, Arabic came out on top in the culture and creativity indexes, while English had a relative advantage in the knowledge index,” he explained.

Hajj, Umrah e-services app undergoes update, name change

Arab News 28 Sep 2022
Hajj and Umrah services adviser, Ahmed Saleh Halabi, told Arab News ... “When traveling to a foreign country, visitors may often feel anxiety or even fear; for many, Arabic is not their first language, and trying to make sense of the cultural practices of a new country at times can be difficult.”.

LCCI marks 50 years completion of PAK UAE diplomatic relations

Urdu Point 28 Sep 2022
He said that the bilateral relations of the United Arab Emirates and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan are distinguished as distinct, stable and firm which have been based on common foundations of history, religion and culture ... It has a rich culture and heritage that reflects traditional Arab and Islamic values.

Brazil's 'Arab Latinos' project seeks to strengthen Arab-Latin America ties

Middle East Monitor 27 Sep 2022
https.// The acceptance of ... In the 19th and 20th centuries, Arab migrants came mainly from the Levant.

Sotheby’s to showcase rare finds at Riyadh International Book Fair

Arab News 27 Sep 2022
8 presenting some of the most prominent Arab and international publishing houses and institutions. Considered a major cultural event, this year marks greater international participation, notably from Sotheby’s auction house for the first time, in partnership with the Saudi Ministry of Culture.

Sotheby’s to show rare pieces of Middle Eastern history at Riyadh International Book Fair

The National 27 Sep 2022
The annual event aims to raise awareness of knowledge, culture, literature and art through conferences, workshops and seminars with the presence of Arab and international publishing houses and institutions ... UAE collaborates with Arab countries to nominate henna for Unesco heritage list.

Palestinian journalist writes virulent article against UAE

Blitz 27 Sep 2022
Palestinians also are continuing huge criticism of Saudi Arabia and been echoing Iranian regime’s poisonous propaganda targeting Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates ... The article claims that the UAE was established by Jewish tycoons as a base for their financial activity and for plotting against the Arab world.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting with the heads of delegations to the 18th meeting of the Conference of Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States members via videoconference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022
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