• February 27, 2017
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  • Umrah: A personal pilgrimage
    Feb 23, 2017 By Marwan AsmarSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Umrah is a holy experience of prayer and spiritual fulfillment for Muslims around the world
  • Collaborative living
    Feb 22, 2017 By Natassia ChrysanthosSpecial to Weekend Review
    Sharing their responsibilities, migrants and activists are learning to co-exist peacefully in a hotel in central Athens
  • Documenting a fading Hong Kong
    Feb 22, 2017 By Mike Ives
    Urban explorers are peeling back layers of history to forge a video archive of the city’s colonial-era environment
  • Why I am a stay-at-home dad
    Feb 22, 2017 By Billy Doidge Kilgore
    The idea of becoming a daily caregiver seemed laughable, but caring for my infant son allows me to explore my nurturing side
  • 9 fun ways to tackle the job boredom
    Feb 19, 2017 Rachel Loock, Washington Post
    Learn a new language, watch funny videos or consider going above and beyond at your job
  • India’s nowhere children
    Feb 15, 2017 By Rakesh KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Nata Pratha, a centuries-old custom where women leave their families to live with new partners, is creating a generation of abandoned children
  • The retirement gift that rebuilt a village
    Feb 15, 2017 By Narendra KaushikSpecial to Weekend Review
    Menar, a small village in Rajasthan known for its talented cooks, has been transformed by the generosity of an Indian expatriate in Dubai
  • One man’s trash is another’s treasure
    Feb 15, 2017 By Rowan El Shimi
    Designers are cashing in on a growing interest among city dwellers in creating their own furniture
  • With perfect timing, a new film highlights how employee monitoring is taking over people’s lives
  • Versatile vocalist and Grammy winner dies aged 76
  • Emirati women on breaking barriers
    Feb 10, 2017 Manjari Saxena, Deputy tabloid! Editor
    Zahra Lari and Amal Murad are making a mark in the world of sports without disrespecting traditional norms
  • How immigrant experience shapes me
    Feb 09, 2017 By Smita Malhotra
    I hope that the country which made our journey possible continues to do the same for all people
  • Telling human stories through portraits
    Feb 09, 2017 By Nathalie Farah, Special to Weekend Review
    Joanne Savio on taking a ‘perfect’ photograph, the beauty of the human face and learning from her subjects
  • Meet ‘Alfred Nobel’ in Dubai
    Feb 07, 2017 Alison Xiao, Special to Gulf News
    Swedish actor Peter Sundh has made a career impersonating the famous scientist
  • From Sydney to Dubai, a first-timer’s diary
    Feb 02, 2017 By Natassia Chrysanthos, Special to Gulf News
    Calling Dubai home for four weeks: Ups and downs of a newcomer's journey in Dubai
  • Affluent Chinese boost demand for butlers
    Feb 02, 2017 By Chris Buckley 
and Karoline Kan
    British drama series “Downton Abbey” has inspired a new romanticised interest in old-school service in the country