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Big Zero wins best film award at ‘Qatar 48 Hour Film Challenge’

Big Zero wins best film award at ‘Qatar 48 Hour Film Challenge’

It was a first of its kind challenge in Doha. A personal initiative of a film enthusiast, ‘Qatar 48 Hour Film Challenge’ tested the creative abilities of different Doha-based short filmmakers.

Pond of despondency

Pond of despondency

She showed up at the emergency room this summer slurring her speech unable to walk or feel her hands and face. She now lies semi-comatose in a hospital, writes Anna Almendrala, of the unidentified victim whose skin cream-induced condition has triggered a debate

Sherborne Qatar pupils galvanise audience at choir music event

Sherborne Qatar pupils galvanise audience at choir music event

Music has an international language and it can give messages in a positive way. The power of music is something to be reckoned with especially nowadays when different cultures come together for events more frequently than ever before.

Dissecting Joker

Dissecting Joker

The film nods toward the same enigmatically unnerving qualities as’ Phililips’ two main acknowledged influences, the Martin Scorsese films Taxi Driver and The King of Comedy, writes Mark Olsen

“Winning or losing is not a diplomatic way of doing things”

“Winning or losing is not a diplomatic way of doing things”

Diplomacy is a combination of respect, knowledge, and application of ideas in a win-win scenario. Winning or losing is not a diplomatic way of doing things. Diplomatic way of doing things is beneficial for both or multiple parties.

Second edition of annual QIAF to start in Katara from October 30

Second edition of annual QIAF to start in Katara from October 30

Doha has steadily gained the reputation of a city that hosts and honours artists from all cultures and countries. The state of the art facilities and increasing number of art enthusiasts are ever ready to welcome and appreciate creative artists.

‘No contagion, no pessimism, no Haammah and no Safar’

‘No contagion, no pessimism, no Haammah and no Safar’

O believers in Allah and His messenger! Fear Allah and glorify Him as He deserves to be. Know that this life is nothing except a very short period of time, so act righteously herein.

Poetry is a reflection of contemporary society: Hanfi

Poetry is a reflection of contemporary society: Hanfi

Good poetry is a reflection of contemporary society. Every poet is influenced or affected by the social and political issues of his or her times. Poetry is a kind of dialogue about different prevalent issues.

How they super-sized Between Two Ferns

How they super-sized Between Two Ferns

Josh Rottenberg talks to Zach Galifianakis and Scott Aukerman on the guests and the glory

Doha-based Indian writer publishes new novel Kendran

Doha-based Indian writer publishes new novel Kendran

Kendran, a novel in English, by Dr Sabu KC has recently been published by Don Books, Kottayam and is being distributed by National Book Stall, Kottayam, Kerala.

Expectations and best friends

Expectations and best friends

My best friend. One of the most important social aspects of human interaction. It’s regularly the emotionally charged topic at the centre of number one songs and blockbuster movies;

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