Sunday, July 21, 2024
Meet Franco Dragone
Issue 137
by Joanna Andrews
Tell us about the story of La Perle and how you came up with the storyline? The characters we have created are inspired by traditional tales. They take...Read more
Power of Film
Issue 124
by Joanna Andrews
William Shakespeare said, ‘If music be the food of love, play on” in the first line of the Twelfth Night. But perhaps it has an even bigger power as Amal...Read more
Standing his Ground
Issue 122
by Joanna Andrews
The Al-Aqsa Mosque has great historic importance in the Islamic world and Sheikh Dr. Ekrima Sabri is doing all he can to revive its status as the third...Read more
Christianity in the United Arab Emirates
Issue 118
by Joanna Andrews
Christianity originated in the Middle East. It was one of the major religions of the region until the Arab Muslim conquest in the 7th century. Today...Read more
A question of faith
Issue 117
by Joanna Andrews
Religion has been blamed for many conflicts and wars for centuries, whether Christian, Muslim or Jewish. Throughout history religion has been used as a...Read more
Exclusive Interview: President Jimmy Carter
Issue 116
by Joanna Andrews
President Jimmy Carter recently visited Dubai, accompanied by his wife, en route to a Carter Center mission in the troubled Sudan. The former President of...Read more
Restoring Faith
Issue 116
by Joanna Andrews
Lord Harries of Pentregarth is known to be an outspoken man, and fights many battles to promote faith, religious harmony and social justice. As Bishop of...Read more
Building Brand Islam
Issue 115
by Joanna Andrews
The Right Honourable Baroness Sayeeda Warsi is Britain’s highest profile Muslim politician. At the sidelines of an Islamic conference in Dubai recently,...Read more
Emirati Pride
Issue 111
by Joanna Andrews
As the Al Habtoor Group ratchets up its Emiratisation program into full gear, Joanna Andrews caught up with Mohammed Fadhel Al Mazrooei, the young and...Read more
Inspiring women: Dr Shaikha Al Maskari
Issue 107
by Sorcha Crowley
A highly successful businesswoman and philantrophist, Dr Shaikha Al Masksari’s has a 'can-do' attitude few can matchRead more
Trita Parsi - in his own words
Issue 106
by Linda S. Heard
Linda S. Heard talks to Trita Parsi – the founder and president of the National Iranian American CouncilRead more
Inspiring women: Elham Al Qasimi From Desert Dunes to Icy Expanse - One Female...
Issue 106
by Alice Johnson
Elham Al Qasimi has always pushed herself to the limit, but she took on a whole new challenge when she attempted to be the first Emirati woman to reach the...Read more