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Petition fails: NU-Q Monday classes still run

November 11, 2010

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By Laala Al Jaber   Despite numerous Northwestern University in Qatar students raising religious objections to the university's Eid schedule, classes next Monday will run as scheduled, said a senior NU-Q official.  ...

Tiger

November 11, 2010

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By Laala Al Jaber   When rumors began circulating that a tiger was wandering around Education City after escaping from a house in Qatar, pandemonium and excitement enveloped the educational community on October 21. Students q...

A fighter’s profile

November 11, 2010

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So how does the Doha Debates choose its topics?

November 8, 2010

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By Saif Alnuweiri   Choosing topics for the Doha Debates, which has been produced by the Qatar Foundation for eight years and shown regularly on the BBC, has never been an easy task. Topics have to be controversial enough to have at least two sides debating, the ...

NYT’s Sulzberger Launches The Daily Q, bets on journalism’s future

October 28, 2010

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  The Daily Q, the student publication of Northwestern University in Qatar, was launched Thursday by a man who knows something about publications: Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr., chairman and publisher of The New York Times.   The Daily Q is ...

Development, history or home: Abu Hamour’s poor wait and worry

October 28, 2010

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By Saif Alnuweiri and Caitlin Sewell   Part of Abu Hamour, which sits on the outskirts of Doha, off its Wholesale markets road, shows all the signs of development, houses being built in large communities, schools startin...

DTFF kicks off with films, workshops and NU-Q volunteers

October 28, 2010

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By Nazneen Zahan   At least 15 students from Northwestern University in Qatar are working with Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF) that opened on Oct. 26 and continues through the weekend.   This year, its second in Doha, the ...

EC Raises QR74,000 for Pakistan

October 28, 2010

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By Shereena Qazi   Student members of Education City's United 4 Pakistan

Trapping Trapster

October 28, 2010

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By Laala Al Jaber   Some Blackberry users in Qatar, with the help of Bill Clinton; a New York cab driver; Austin Powers and a slew of other real and fictitious figures, are dodging the nation's extensive radar traffic sy...

Cooking Up New Lives

October 28, 2010

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By Mai Al-Mannai   Many older Qatari housewives tend to be traditionalists, more comfortable staying at home to take care of the house than at a workplace. Staying at home allows these women to oversee household duties...

A Pearl Diver Talks

October 28, 2010

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