Michelle Obama to visit Qatar, Jordan next week

Michelle Obama will visit Qatar and Jordan next week as part of her global education initiative, Let Girls Learn

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Amir Khan in Doha

Doha-based trainer Inigo Eceizabarrena and Amir Khan talk boxing

Stereophonics in Doha

Welsh indie rockers are band is coming to Qatar in November

Thanksgiving in Doha 2015

Turkey dishes and Thanksgiving events in Doha 2015

10 terrible Hollywood special effects

Glaringly, ruinously and hilariously fake special effects in cinema

9 tips to love yourself more

Generosity of spirit towards others comes when you can be kind to yourself

Balance Wellness Centre on Banana Island

From float pods to a reflexology rivercheck out the swish new spa

A reason to applaud

Director Kim Sturgess on her Shakespeare adaptation, The Tempest

Things to do in Doha: Nov 22-30

Cheesy jazz, Thai festival of lights, youth film festival and more

Things to do in Doha: Nov 15-21

Belgian taste week, mid-week spa deal, Malaysian food and more

Things to do in Doha: Nov 8-14

Stand up comedy, the Picasso of pastry, new night market and more

Things to do in Doha: Nov 1-7

Swimming World Cup, Doha yogathon, dinner with De Niro

Celebrity fitness trainer to visit Doha

Hollywood health guru Dave Catudal to host charity fundraiser workout on October 17

Your guide to Spectre

Meet Spectre’s supporting players

Sam Mendes interview

Film director Sam Mendes answers questions about the latest James Bond film Spectre

Everything you need to know about Bond

We’ve got 007’s number. Here’s all you need to know about Her Majesty’s go-to gun-slinger

Best movie remakes

Eight all-time favourite film reimaginings

Artichoke dishes in Doha

We try the nénuphar d’artichaut at La Varenne

Peter Pan show in Doha

Peter Pan: The Never Ending Story is in Doha from October 1-9

Doha Oktoberfest 2015

Accordion player Markus Kopp of Tschirgant prepares for Doha Oktoberfest


The Knowledge

Doha rain leads to Qatar floods
Nov 25

Severe downpour caused school closures, leaking buildings and LOTS of Doha rain pictures

The Illusionists return - new show set for November
Sep 6

Eight world class magicians to wow crowds at DWTC and Du Forum

Bahrain beats UAE to be named top expat destination
Aug 31

Gulf island is best Middle East destination for expats according to a new survey


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