Mountaineer Hanady Alhashmi completed the 8,848m simulated climb to turn the spotlight on multiple sclerosis in the UAE.
Best known for using his platform to smash cultural stereotypes, the popular content creator tells WKND why he's on a mission to "reshape" the negative narratives about the region.
The Netflix show has been a talking point since it aired a month ago. Its matchmaker Sima Taparia explores the concept of arranged marriage in a chat with WKND.
City Times speaks with the cast of the Pakistani web series that's premiering globally this week
Rockin' 1000 founder Fabio Zaffagnini on getting the Foo Fighters to his hometown with a viral video, the band's upcoming feat at Global Village - and how we can dialogue better despite our differences
Dubai-based Ameya Ghanekar on his philosophy of trusting the unknown that was born when he couch-surfed in six countries in 83 days - and why that matters in a covid-19 world
Dubai-based Asad Haque on the "incomparable" fruits of taking his hobby to the next level
Jyoti Kumari who cycled 1200 km to play lead in movie based on her life
Author and filmmaker Samit Basu's new book is a peek into a future born out of our present realities