Culture

'Pandemic Warrior' Maz Jobrani on the healing power of comedy
"I pride myself on jokes that you can understand regardless of where you happen to be from"
Dunhill's Mark Weston on adapting for the future
The creative director on the appeal of Paris and the runway show that changed his life
Artist Michael Rakowitz on Iraq's painful past and it's bright future
Rakowitz makes huge art installations that highlight the country's rich history
Wrestler Drew McIntyre on why the WWE is an important form of escapism
The 2020 Royal Rumble winner talks about his upcoming WrestleMania match with Brock Lesnar
Elissa Freiha on helping female-led start-ups in the UAE attract investors
While female representation still lags behind, Freiha is conscious that the GCC has its own specific obstacles to clear
Ali Saleh on his goal to help the UAE qualify for the World Cup in 2022
Saleh has long been tipped as one of the UAE’s most promising footballers
Abdulla Al Jumah on Saudi Arabia’s ‘game-changing’ e-visa
The travel writer opens up on what tourism will do for The Kingdom
Nick Alvis and Scott Price on the cut-throat Dubai restaurant scene
The duo discuss the challenges of running restaurants in the city
Hassan Morshedy on building the world’s largest building: Skyline
Morshedy teamed up with Mohamed Hadid to create build world’s largest residential building in Egypt
Shahad Ameen on Saudi Arabia's obsession with film
And on being one of the first-ever filmmakers in Saudi Arabia