Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

One year of pandemic


The Stoop: Creating a welcoming spot for hanging out

April 23, 2021 5:52 pm

Since the pandemic left many people isolated and locked down at home, stoops have become more central again

Muslims navigate restrictions in the second pandemic Ramadan

April 12, 2021 5:18 pm

A time for fasting, worship and charity, Ramadan is also when people typically congregate for prayers, gather around festive meals to break their daylong fast, throng cafes and exchange visits

In Dubai, an art show’s return reflects city’s new normal

April 01, 2021 12:23 pm

After being canceled in March last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, Art Dubai returned this week to the sunbaked desert metropolis it calls home, becoming one of the first in-person international art fairs of 2021

One year of lockdown: Self care and mental health during a pandemic

March 25, 2021 5:24 pm

The outbreak of the pandemic itself and the subsequent containment measures have taken a toll on the mental health of individuals

One year of lockdown: Missing the good-old habit

March 25, 2021 7:48 am

Coaching didn’t just fill up a few hours of their days, teaching sport filled up a lifetime. So when the pandemic hemmed these super seniors inside their homes for the first time in their lives, these outdoor doyens of maidaan coaching were left rudderless. One used a heart ailment prescription to dodge past cops for his daily walks, another dug out five-year-old newspapers to make sense of the passage of time.