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2015 African Individual Chess Championships

2015 African Individual Chess Championships just started in Cairo, Egypt. 52 players from 11 federations (30 in the Open section and 22 in the Women’s) A very strong tournament with 5 GMs, 11 IMs, 3 WGMs and 6 WIMs ! 78 palabras más

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Regression, regression, regression

So, after getting used to life abroad with Rex, and adjusting to life as a family of three, the 4 month sleep regression/developmental leap/growth spurt/whatever you like to call it- hit us like a sledgehammer! 441 palabras más


Out of my comfort zone

Phew! It has been a busy week! It feels like the time passes in fast forward and I’m just trying to keep up with it with little success :D So many things to fix and do but slowly everything starts to fall in to place. 1.324 palabras más

CAIRO - A History of Reasons

*I’ve been pretty silent in the blogosphere the past few months. CAIRO’s dangerously delectable witches’ brew proved to be the elixir needed to bring me back into the writing realm. 429 palabras más


His Highness the Aga Khan: "As Muslims we are invited to protect and enhance the world in which we live during our lifetimes."

As Muslims, we are invited to protect and enhance the world in which we live during our lifetimes. We are trustees of God’s creation, hence the word Trust in the name of the agency responsible for this restoration… 970 palabras más


The Cairo Post | Cairo’s Blue Mosque inaugurated after 6-year restoration

“The restoration of the Amir Aqsunqur Mosque was executed by a team of 60 to 80 craftsmen and conservators.

They had first to remove the temporary supports installed after the 1992 earthquake – and then to implant seismic retrofit measures to protect against future earthquakes.

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