Film review: "Aligarh"
Sensitive portrait of a tragic story
Album review: "Jinja" by The Nile Project
Go with the flow
Donald Trump the author
"Strengthen American Muscle"
The "No Future" generation
Tunisia's ticking time bomb

Film review: "Aligarh"

A film about the fate of a gay professor at India's renowned Aligarh University highlights the country's difficult relationship with homosexuality. Marian Brehmer watched the dramaRead more

Album review: "Jinja" by The Nile Project

Thirteen musicians from seven countries came together to work on "Jinja", sharing not only a love of music, but another concern as well – preserving the Nile River. By Richard Marcus

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Donald Trump the author

Donald Trump has long been known in America as a book author and cautionary voice. He has already set down his plans for the Middle East in writing – and they give cause for concern. By Joseph CroitoruRead more

Hamza Meddeb on the "No Future" generation

Political scientist Hamza Meddeb is critical of the Tunisian authorities, which prefer to focus exclusively on security aspects in the war against terror, rather than launching efforts to genuinely address the causes of youth radicalisation. Interview by Sarah MerschRead more

Politics

Donald Trump during a book presentation in New York (photo: picture alliance/dpa/Geisler-Fotopress)

Donald Trump the author

"Strengthen American Muscle"

Tunisian political scientist Hamza Meddeb (photo: Hamza Meddeb)

Hamza Meddeb on the "No Future" generation

Tunisia's ticking time bomb

Graffiti in Libya

Libya, Al Koni and the Skhirat Agreement

A fatal blow

A man bearing the Turkish flag walks past a Turkish police office guarding the Reina nightclub in Istanbul following the New Year's Eve terrorist attack (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/E. Gurel)

Erdogan′s grand plan

Turkey's last elections?

Society

Smartphone with Twitter logo in front of the word 'Cairo'

Social media against Islamic extremism

An invisible battle

Father Filtawos stands in front of the altar of his church in Ezbeth Raflah (photo: Flemming Weiss-Andersen)

Egypt′s Coptic Church

The cost of a cornerstone

Symbolbild "Noktara - Nachrichten aus dem Morgenland, schon heute!"; Quelle: noktara.de

Satirical news website Noktara

A laughing matter

Women speaking in a discussion (photo: British Council)

Gender equality in the Middle East

To the benefit of all

Culture

Manoj Pajpayee stars as Prof. Ramchandra Siras in "Aligarh" (photo: indianexpress.com)

Film review: "Aligarh"

Sensitive portrait of a tragic story

The Nile Project (photo: Peter Stanley)

Album review: "Jinja" by The Nile Project

Go with the flow

Stock image of a teenage girl reading (source: freestockphotos.biz)

Arab teens and Young Adult literature

The new wave

Syrian writer and poet Ra′id Wahsh (photo: Salama Abdo)

Syrian author and poet Ra′id Wahsh

Who ate the sky?