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Those busy with remembrance

Those busy with remembrance

Allah The Most High says which translates as: “So when you have finished the rites of Haj then remember Allah as you remember your forefathers yet even more in remembrance.

A pictorial ode to the innate beauty of Qatar

A pictorial ode to the innate beauty of Qatar

Beauty lies in the eyes of beholder. The beauty of Qatar has regularly been captured and described by visitors, expatriate residents and locals through different art forms. With modern gadgets and camera, the natural, traditional, and modern scenes of the country have constantly been preserved

Mirror of life

Mirror of life

One of the myriad mysteries about the Golden Age of Islamic history ­­– the 8th to 14th century burgeoning period of arts, culture, economics and sciences in lands ruled by Muslims, was the evolution of Islamic architecture that saw geometric patterns became central in all Islamic buildings and deco

To read or not to read is the question

To read or not to read is the question

When I was young and cynical, a friend and I came up with a plan to make reading easy. We called it litzak — Muzak for literature — and the idea was to boil down great books to a sentence each. Moby-Dick, for instance, was reduced to: “A whale of a tale about the one that got away.”

Umm Salama Primary School for Girls wins Qatar e-Nature contest

Umm Salama Primary School for Girls wins Qatar e-Nature contest

The young students of four schools taking part in the final round of e-Nature Contest were cheered and applauded by their families and friends as they clicked for a right answer. The final of the sixth edition of Qatar e-Nature Schools Contest 2019 and the prize

The painted lady

The painted lady

At my little house in this scorching desert, the garden we have; the small oasis we created, was always a welcoming site for birds of all kinds, to rest their wings from the harsh heat of the summer. The greenery acts as a beautiful way to point direction too.

Stopping Ward’s weed

Stopping Ward’s weed

A new invasive weed that can grow into a dense mat, choking off most other plants, has gained its first North American foothold in Carlsbad and is threatening to spread across the Southwest with seeds that can travel on clothes, boots and tyres.

Spring Clean your Mind

Spring Clean your Mind

With Earth Day coming up on Monday it has got me thinking about how much space we take on the planet and how much waste we put out into the environment. Waste doesn’t have to be ‘stuff’ - sometimes its thoughts that need recycling.

Sorry, I don’t apologise

Sorry, I don’t apologise

Humankind has evolved to become a supremely higher functioning organism, with the potential to learn almost any skill. Yet, I have observed that some people would much rather invest their energy in studying for a complicated exam or train to code computers, than spit out a simple apology.

The truth about everyday fears

The truth about everyday fears

As the miracles of technological innovation continue to improve our lives, they also make it more complicated. There are clearly more things to worry about, but which should we worry about more? And what about the anxieties that have been keeping us awake at night for years?

Veganism can save the Earth

Veganism can save the Earth

Every year, the world marks Earth Day on April 22. Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the ‘modern environmental movement’ in 1970. Since Earth Day’s establishment, the fight for a clean environment has continued with increasing urgency, especially as the effects of climate change worsen

Raving fashion at PSFW2019

Raving fashion at PSFW2019

PDFC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2019 (PSFW2019) has been all about artistic, creative fashion – more about luxurious pretty clothes.

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