This year and for the first time, we celebrate Omani Women’s Day. Mothers, doctors, teachers, lawyers, students - Omani women have done it all. And with all of that, they definitely deserve a day of their own.
Three tests a day, two assignments due soon and a group project to work on – we have all been there – too much to do, too little time. We struggle to get work done and the pressure builds up gradually, sometimes even suddenly.
This fortnight, I come to you with a thought that was provoked by a book, Yes! 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive, a known Hadeeth in Islam, and how some people behave in everyday life.
The time we spend watching TV, reading newspaper, and listening to radio - was viewed as benign and harmless. In fact, many people thought it’s a great way to stay updated and catch up with the rest of the world.
We grow up with them, share the best and worse of moments and know them much better than we think we do. They are the people we can be ourselves with – our families.