WATCH: Surrogacy: Nigeria's taboo, but booming business
Ada became a surrogate mother after her landlord threatened to evict her family from their apartment in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos, two years ...
Afghanistan’s women swimmers defy terror threats for Olympic dream
With just 30 pools there and only one welcomes girls, these gritty brave-hearts want to make it big in Tokyo. There are just 30 pools in Afghanistan, ...
‘Unwed bride’ roams Cairo in her white dress
Got the message? This woman's viral video project aims to dump taboos about unmarried women in Egypt
Egypt tattoo artists meet in Cairo, aim to break taboos
Enthusiasts met over the weekend in the city’s leafy upscale Zamalek neighborhood to check out the latest designs
Palestinian online sex shop seeks to encourage marital intimacy
Keeping it clean, the website states that “pornography and raunchy schematics are not used to sell our product”
Egypt’s first gay film, a sad affair that irks censors
In Egypt, as in the wider Arab world, the topic is generally taboo
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