• April 23, 2017
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  • India’s new breed of snake catchers
    Apr 19, 2017 By Narendra KaushikSpecial to Weekend Review
    Rescuers aren’t motivated by money – they do it for a sense of adventure and to preserve nature’s ecological balance
  • An artist with a cause — and effect
    Apr 19, 2017 By Rafique GangatSpecial to Weekend Review
    Palestinian artist Khaled Hourani has a knack for making bold political statements, regardless of his chosen medium
  • Hillary Clinton, free to speak her mind
    Apr 19, 2017 By Nicholas Kristof
    Moving on from her defeat in the presidential election, she is now ‘passionate about the unfinished business of the 21st century’
  • A love affair with glass
    Apr 19, 2017 By Sangeetha Swaroop, Special to Weekend Review
    At her studio in Al Quoz, Anjali Srinivasan withstands 1200˚C heat to craft experimental and unconventional sculptures
  • Let the children play
    Apr 19, 2017 By Merete Kropp
    Adult-initiated fun activities and child-initiated free play are both valuable and essential to healthy development
  • The AI revolution is going to hurt
    Apr 13, 2017 By Patricio O’Gorman
    Artificial intelligence and automation will destroy millions of jobs without creating nearly enough to replace them. Is a universal basic income the answer?
  • No challenge too big for Ajman doorman
    Apr 10, 2017 Florence Pia G Yu, Web Editor
    Height is not a hindrance to happiness, says four-feet-tall hotel doorman Mohammed Ramzan
  • A date with the ocean
    Apr 05, 2017 By Gagandeep KaurSpecial to Weekend Review
    Afroz Shah, a young Indian lawyer from Mumbai, is spearheading the world’s largest beach clean-up project
  • Notes from the land of fire
    Apr 05, 2017 By Omar ShariffSpecial to Weekend Review
    Baku boasts of an impressive skyline but the young in the Azerbaijani capital bemoan the lack of opportunities
  • Kazakh capital is growing real roots
    Apr 05, 2017 By Anne Barnard
    Bustling with business travellers, Astana offers tourists and residents indoor entertainment in forbidding weather
  • Originality has nothing to do with creativity
    Apr 05, 2017 By Amanda Castillo
    As breakthroughs from ancient Greece to the dawn of the motion-picture era show, creativity is all about making new connections
  • 91-year-old’s unique world of acrylic carving
    Apr 01, 2017 Pamela Raghunath, Correspondent
    Nalini Vinay Mehta talks to Gulf News about the unique art she has excelled in for the last 70 years
  • From Casablanca to the Paris Book Fair
    Mar 31, 2017 Jumana Khamis, Staff Reporter
    Owner of small family book-shop in Casablanca is proud of representing his country at Paris Book Fair
  • Dubai camerata singers hit the high notes
    Mar 29, 2017 Florence Pia G Yu, News Editor - Web
    We talk to the recent winners of Dubai choral competition Short+Sweet Voices
  • In France, a way of life fades
    Mar 29, 2017 By Adam Nossiter
    Fears of a decline in ‘Frenchness’ rise as the European nation is losing the core of its historic provincial towns
  • Germany ratchets up military might in Europe
    Mar 29, 2017 By Anthony Faiola
    Nowhere is the prospect of a new future playing out more than in Lithuania where nearly 500 German troops have been deployed