The classical music concert was in municipality theater. They were… MAXIM KUZMIN-KARAVAEV, Vocalist ALEXANDER TROSTYANSKIY, Violinist; RUSTAM KOMACHKOV, Cellist from Russia. In addition several Emirates abayas and a man also performed. 6 more words
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Our mystery country’s super-modern cities rest proudly on a foundation of Bedouin culture. Most Bedouins in the country have given up their traditional nomadic life to live in the urban fringes, making their living as agricultural workers, but a few maintain the old ways, at least part of the year, living in tents and moving around the desert with their herds of camels, sheep and goats. 70 more words
The mountain gazelle – found in Israel, Golan Heights, Turkey and across the Arabian Peninsula – is now endangered. Or at least it should be, according to scientists who counted just 2,000 of the species after a drastic drop over the last 15 years. 245 more words
Monday, 02 November 2015
Qatar has announced 100 new scholarships for Gaza’s university students through Al-Fakhoora organisation, Qatar’s Al-Raya newspaper reported yesterday.
The scholarships are an extension of previous subsidies provided by Qatar, Al-Raya added, these include the reconstruction of the Strip in partnership with UNICEF, UNRWA and other international organisations. 39 more words