If you get Rog Hanson talking about his seahorses, he’ll tell you exactly how many times he’s seen them (997), who is dating whom, and describe their personalities with intimate familiarity. Bathsheba is stoic, Daphne a runner. Deep Blue is chill. By Deborah Netburn
US adversaries are increasingly successful in this ethereal battleground. US leaders are only slowly realising how much the rules have changed, and the required focus, leadership and strategic thinking remain woefully wanting, critics charge, writes John M. Donnelly
Qatar Cultural and Literature Festival (QCLF) was a deeply engaging, thought-provoking and entertaining event. It proved to be a two-day fiesta highlighting some searching questions and sharing wise and sane opinions.
“Art can really lead people to evolve and understand life better. Art is for the people. Art is not for the consumers. Art takes care of human values.” So says Faisal al-Hajri, a talented Qatari artist. He believes that art is all about giving meaning to feelings and concepts through different