Division G of Toastmasters International, District 116 conducted its first division council meeting recently by introducing its newly elected executive committee and the vision for the new term. Division G director Alar Mel Mangai opened the meeting.
Three Filipino community leaders based in Doha, who were nominated by the Reformed OFW Initiative (ROI), have attended the recently-held state of the nation address (Sona) of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.
A short film produced by Qatar resident Gopakumar G Nair (Gopan) has won a honourable mention from the Cannes World Film Festival 2021 in the Best First Time Filmmaker Short category.
All eyes on Tokyo this week for the overdue 2020 Olympics. As you know, I am not the biggest sports fan, but what did catch my eye was the headlines on two Olympians withdrawing from the games, due to the toll it was taking on their mental health.
A short film produced by Qatar resident Gopakumar G Nair (Gopan) has been nominated in the Cannes World Film Festival 2021.
A children's fantasy, penned by a 10-year-old Indian girl residing in Qatar, has been published by Amazon. 'Order of The Galaxy, The War for The Stolen Boy' is the debut work by Laiba Abdul Basit, a 5th grade student in Olive International School.
Bunts Qatar, a forum of Indian expatriates from the Karnataka state, conducted various environment-related events from March to June and held a prize distribution ceremony on July 16.