Tuesday, August 21, 2018

People & Culture

Angela Merkel arrives without headscarf in Saudi Arabia

King Salman and other top officials welcomed the German Chancellor Angela Merkel on her arrival to the western city of Jeddah. Like other recent...

Rich Kids of Dubai…

With no jobs to worry about, every day is a holiday for these spoilt youngsters. As these envy-inducing pictures prove, it’s hot in Dubai and...

Qatar court uphold’s death penalty for teacher’s killer

Badr Hashim Khamis Abdallah al Jabr, a Qatari man who was found guilty of stabbing Lauren Patterson, 24, a British teacher to death is...

Eyebrows raised as Saudi father names newborn after US first daughter

A Saudi citizen residing in the northern city of Arar has named his new baby Ivanka, after the daughter of the US president, Ivanka...

Maisa Sheikh – Entrepreneur

M aisa Sheikh, Managing Director of Sparadise, is a Yemen-born entrepreneur who was inspired to create and develop four spas in Bahrain through her own...

Saudi Arabia to become more “fun” – OFFICIAL

It’s a new thing in Saudi Arabia: fun. Citizens must have more of it — at least that is what has been decreed by...

Manama Shapers

Interview with Maryam Al Sadah, Programme & Communications Analyst at UNDP. What does your role as Programme & Communications Analyst for UNDP involve and what...

Flaunting wealth on IG

  The Rich Kids of Dubai have shared plenty of snaps of their enviable lifestyles on their namesake Instagram account which has amassed more than...

Two Architects Art Exhibit

L a Fontaine Centre for Contemporary Art hosted two talented architect artists Maura Franciosa (Italian architect) and Saif Al Sayed (Emirate architect artist). Maura’s artworks...

Qatar Emir foots hotel bills

When Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI) reporters tried to pay for their five-day stay to cover President Rodrigo Duterte's visit in Qatar, the hotel staff...

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