A night at Manchester Museum: Breathing new life into ancient history
From dinosaurs to vivariums, and ancient Egypt, this is your comprehensive guide to Manchester’s newly re-opened Museum!
Death on the Nile: a pleasant cocktail of murder mystery and moustaches
Kenneth Branagh is back as Poirot in a sequel that doesn’t quite live up to its promise but is a pleasant time nonetheless.
Get the low down on local laws in Egypt
Seeing The Great Pyramids, one of the seven wonders of the world, and going to Egypt is exciting but make sure you understand local laws before travel
From stone Pyramids to glass cubes: The Squash World Championships
Harry Deacon looks into the special location of the Squash’s World Championship
Military Martyrs over Mickey Mouse
Cachella Smith considers how replacing Mickey Mouse images with those of war heroes in Egyptian schools may cause children to idolise the wrong kinds of role models.
Review: ‘It’s a Wrap’ at Manchester Museum
Theo Bennett reviews the action-packed, but deeply nostalgic closing event of Manchester Museum’s Egypt Gallery, which shall be off-limits until reopening in 2021
Academics demand justice after death of Italian student in Egypt
Thousands of academics from across the world, including some from the University of Manchester, have signed an open letter condemning the torture and death of an Italian Ph.D. student in Cairo, demanding a impartial investigation be allowed
UK universities sign partnerships with Egyptian institutions
Last week, officials met to finalise a deal creating academic links between UK universities and their Egyptian counterparts currently operating under internationally-condemned authoritarian rule
Mummified animal exhibition opens at Manchester Museum
A new exhibition centered around a extensive collection of mummified animals has opened at the Manchester Museum
Egypt – a revolution of the heart and the mind
Haughty ideals are only half a revolution, Marina Iskander argues the most permeating revolutions come from the heart
Arab Spring, Summer and Autumn 2012
acknowledge the loss of life of those who have chosen to die on their feet so that others might not have to live on their knees.