Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi graces the launch ceremony of the book in Sharjah.
Bodour Al Qasimi shares IPA plans for post-COVID book industry revival with Georgian Publishers and Booksellers Association
The creative writing session by authors Ruth Paul and Juliette MacIver at Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival must have been very interesting (“NZ authors give tips on creativity,” April 20, Gulf Today).
Arya Ajay Vyas, is a 12-year-old popular YouTuber with a channel called ‘Wish Big’. A student of Mayoor Private School in Dubai, she also credited for a blog. Taking the stage of the Creative Kids Café on day 2 of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF) 2019, Arya revealed how her passion for reading and creativity earned her the first prize at the Oxford UAE Read Competition, which was conducted to celebrate the Year of Reading.
In the presence of Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Council (SMC), and Sheikha Bodour Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Vice-president of the International Publishers Association (IPA), and Founder and Chairperson of Kalimat Foundation for Children’s Empowerment (KF), the foundation has donated 500 Arabic books to five schools across Jordan provided by Sharjah Media Council (SMC).
Israel’s far-right coalition government led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has passed a law in the Knesset by a margin of 61-47 on the conditions under which a prime minister can be deemed unfit. It specifies that this can happen only when three-fourths of parliament or cabinet say it so. Until now, the attorney general of
As a child, Dong Van Canh watched while the rice fields of Vietnam’s Mekong Delta were set alight to make way for the next crop, blackening the sky and flooding the air with potent greenhouse gases. Rice — Asia’s principal staple — is to blame for around 10 per cent of global emissions of methane, a gas that over two decades traps
Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin ended their Moscow summit this week by showcasing economic help and diplomatic support China will provide the now supplicant banana-less republic that is Putin’s Russia today. But even more importantly, the two autocratic presidents were careful not to spotlight this year’s most important reality:
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on Wednesday opened the “Awal Al Khulafaa Al Rashideen” mosque in Al Khan, Sharjah. Sheikh Sultan was given a detailed explanation of the mosque, including its construction specifications, the facilities annexed to it, and the