Qommunity Voices: The artist behind ‘Tamim Al Majd’
Qatar has stood strong, united in the face of the opposition and adversity that emerged out of the GCC crisis. ILQ had the delightful opportunity to speak with Ahmed bin Majed Al Maadheed, the artist behind the iconic ‘Tamim Al Majd’ image, and found out more about him and his artistic process. Read on to learn more about his story!
ILQ Celeb Spotlight: Inside The Dark Tower with Idris Elba
Idris Elba breaks the mold as Gunslinger Roland Deschain, the complex lead character of Stephen King’s epic opus The Dark Tower, in theatres now across Qatar. ILQ sat down with the illustrious British actor to talk Hollywood, family, and why he’ll always be a DJ at heart. Click here to read on!
Eid marks show of patriotism and solidarity with Qatar
The expression of love and loyalty with Qatar and its leadership is an additional colour in Eid celebrations being marked across the country this year.
Meet the artist behind the viral image of Emir
Many have put stickers on their vehicles, some wear t-shirts with pictures praising the country and leadership, a big number of citizens are changing their DP on various social media platforms. In all this effort one image has gone viral across platforms. An image of Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with “Glorious Tamim” written in Arabic calligraphy style has been adopted by all. This image, created by Qatari artist Ahmed bin Majed Almaadheed, can be seen all over Qatar – online and offline.
HBKU Celebrates Achievements of Outstanding Students
Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) recently celebrated the achievements of the University’s exceptional students in local and international competitions.
Al Meera welcomes MEC initiative with extended operating hours at most of its branches across Qatar
In response to the Ministry of Economy and Commerce’s (MEC) call on shopping centers to adjust their operating hours during the Holy month of Ramadan, to further cater to the needs of consumers, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C) has arranged to extend the operating hours – till after midnight – in most of the Company’s branches, in addition to turning its shopping center in Al Mansoura into Al Meera’s second 24-hour operating branch (following the Legtaifiya branch) in Qatar.
KidzMondo Doha celebrates the Holy month of Ramadan for the first time at its indoor theme park
KidzMondo Doha, Qatar’s one-of-a-kind edutainment city, celebrates the holy month of Ramadan for the first time by offering visitors unprecedented experiences upon their visit to the Kid-sized city. The indoor theme park will grant families and visitors the opportunity to celebrate the season of generosity and togetherness with special engagements for children, along with several entertaining activities; Saturdays to Thursdays from 9:00 AM till 1:00 PM and from 8:00 PM till 12:00 AM, and on Fridays from 8:00 PM till 12:00 AM.
7 days of kindness for a virtuous Ramadan
In the spirit of charity and giving back to the community this Ramadan, we’ve compiled daily acts of kindness that can help others and ourselves this Holy Month. So why not take part in these simple acts of charity that go a long way? Click here to read more!