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The joy of travelling

The joy of travelling

Young Qatari traveller Ali bin Towar al-Kuwari has been to 73 countries. He tells Mudassir Raja how travel experiences broaden an individual’s understanding

ICC unveils plans for new welfare, cultural programmes

ICC unveils plans for new welfare, cultural programmes

All expatriate communities always like to enjoy and engage themselves in cultural activities in Qatar. The Indian community – the largest expatriate community here, is no exception to that.

The combination of contemporary architecture with Islamic traditions

The combination of contemporary architecture with Islamic traditions

During my first visit to the Education City Mosque located in the Education City, I found the whole space breathtaking. This is the first truly modern structure for worshippers in the region and it is already an inspiration for many.

“Qatar has always been very creative in how they do things”

“Qatar has always been very creative in how they do things”

He is very impressed by the dining options available in Doha and likes the upscale restaurants here. He sees a brighter future for Qatar’s diverse hospitality scene. Dr Ivan Ninov, Executive Dean at Stenden Qatar University (SQU) of Applied Sciences

Divinely inspired prophets and messengers of Allah

Divinely inspired prophets and messengers of Allah

Muslims believe in prophets whom Allah, in His wisdom and mercy, sent to direct us to the right path. “And We have not sent before you (any) but men to whom We gave inspiration” (Al-Anbiya, 21:7).

Celebrated Ugandan singer all set to bring Afrobeat to Doha Joseph Mayanja aka Jose Chameleon to perform at the Fabric Lounge of Grand Regal Hotel Doha on July 12

Celebrated Ugandan singer all set to bring Afrobeat to Doha Joseph Mayanja aka Jose Chameleon to perform at the Fabric Lounge of Grand Regal Hotel Doha on July 12

It goes without saying that Doha has fast become a place where artistes from across the world love to perform. Different expatriate communities have been inviting singers from their countries to enjoy their culture and music in Doha.

The varieties of Omani dates

The varieties of Omani dates

A wide variety of Omani dates are among the many unique everyday items found at Doha’s Omani Souq, located behind the Central Market.

Quiet disquiet

Quiet disquiet

Microbes are the glue that hold ecosystems together. Like all life forms, they will feel the impact of climate change. The way they respond could have huge implications for the rest of us, writes Julia Rosen

Let’s travel more sustainably

Let’s travel more sustainably

This summer, hundreds of thousands of us will travel. For most of us, catching a flight is a normal part of life, and often the prospect of taking flight means we’ll be arriving at a new destination soon, often with new horizons, culture and food.

My Motivation

My Motivation

Many people ask me what motivates me to live a balanced and healthy lifestyle and I always used to say that it was for my general health.

Get to know what power beliefs hold

Get to know what power beliefs hold

Information has become the currency of the world. New content circulates the globe constantly, refilled consistently by media from numerous time zones.

The question I get asked the most

The question I get asked the most

This week I uploaded and posted a question on Instagram that I got asked by a friend recently ‘Shefa, are you really that positive all the time?’

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