• May 23, 2017
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  • Filipino designer challenges fashion notion
    May 19, 2017 Florence Pia G Yu, News Editor - Web
    This upcoming designer is changing the UAE's notion of fashion one stitch at a time
  • The ties that bind the Gulf to Kerala
    May 17, 2017 By Abbas Al Lawati, Special to Weekend Review
    In the 1980s, tens of thousands of women from the south Indian state migrated to Middle East to work as nannies
  • India’s beef exports hit by cow vigilantism
    May 17, 2017 By Narendra Kaushik, Special to Weekend Review
    A state government drive against slaughterhouses and cow-protection vigilantes are causing delays in deliveries of beef consignments
  • A Jerusalem hub for entrepreneurs
    May 17, 2017 By Rafique gangatSpecial to Weekend Review
    A non-governmental organisation helps start-ups in Jerusalem live up to their full potential to achieve growth and success
  • Why beautiful equations add up
    May 10, 2017 By Richard A. Friedman
    I’ve loved math since I was a kid because it felt like a big game. Still, it makes me wonder what it is about mathematical thinking that is so aesthetically appealing?
  • Banning alcohol in Rajasthan, one vote at a time
    May 04, 2017 By Rakesh KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Village councils in the Indian state sign petitions to shut down alcohol shops but the administration is dragging its feet over fears of loss of revenue
  • ‘Behave, or we’ll get tough’
    May 04, 2017 By Geeta Anand
    Alcohol ban in the Indian state of Bihar is a success as women are taking matters into their own hands to enforce a prohibition law
  • Deciphering Central Asia
    May 03, 2017 By Syed Hamad AliSpecial to Weekend Review
    A leading Islamic world guide, Diana Driscoll conducts guided tours with an emphasis on the five ‘Stan’ countries
  • Achieving fame was not hard for Wang Jiuliang, but staying in the spotlight has proved more difficult
  • How to build resilient kids
    May 03, 2017 By Sheryl Sandberg
    Life is often tough and it’s important children know how to deal with the bad — and the good — times
  • Meet Gaza’s only fisherwoman
    May 01, 2017 Ahmed Alnaouq, Special to Gulf News
    Madline took up her father’s occupation when she was 13 after he fell sick and could no longer work
  • Pyongyang from the inside
    Apr 29, 2017 Arno Maierbrugger, Special to Gulf News
    While the whole world speculates North Korea’s future, few people have the insight about what’s really going on in the country
  • Most boys go into the ring barefoot
  • Emirati teen releases second book at book fair
    Apr 28, 2017 Sarvy Geranpayeh, Staff Reporter
    14-year-old Emirati is turning heads at the international event
  • It presents a diverse selection of stirring cultural films at this year’s Abu Dhabi book fair
  • No pineapples harmed to make Pinatex
    Apr 27, 2017 By Mythily Ramachandran, Special to Weekend Review
    Developed by Dr Carmen Hijosa, the strong and versatile leather-like material is made using fibres extracted from the leaves of the plant