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Please, can our singers stop waving their arms about?
Like any art form that is nourished by its surroundings, the Arabic song has evolved. Although, of course, we rarely have "songs" now; video clips are the order of the day
March 8, 2018
Better treatment of animals will help us to remain human
Avoiding the infliction of needless pain on animals is just the right thing to do.
October 16, 2013
There's got to be a better way to market our heritage
The world needs to know that belly dancing and Aladdin are not all there is to Arabic culture.
June 12, 2013
In troubled times, the Arabian Peninsula is a tourism oasis
These days, caution is advised when recommending a tourist destination in the Middle East. Parts of the Gulf peninsula, however, still offer peaceful havens for travellers.
August 16, 2012
Know the culture before you try to teach the children
Before you aspire to teach my children, you should acquire a sophisticated understanding of my culture and religion.
November 28, 2011
It's a gruelling road to run when a city lacks public spaces
As public amenities go, beaches require relatively little effort and resources ¿ plant some trees, build some shades and create spaces for the natural flow of people. City planners and hardened politicians take note.
June 7, 2011
Green tech abounds but the gas-guzzlers keep purring
It's not just green technology, but a green attitude that needs to be developed in the GCC.
April 24, 2011
In a modern news cycle, old media face new challenge
With revolutions rippling across the Middle East, the whole region has been glued to the news. And as it tunes in, it is finding a mixed bag of media offerings, writes Anees Sultan.
February 28, 2011
Gulf farms waste water and energy for little gain
You simply cannot make or import enough water to make up for the weak returns of produce in the Gulf.
December 22, 2010
Protecting women should not be an excuse to control them
The intent of Islam was to protect women and afford them some dignity, but what protection do women need these days?
August 18, 2010