Sharjah shows the way

Perhaps it’s a stretch but I find in the contemporary Sharjah – and the UAE to some extent – the echoes of the 8th century Baghdad – the land of the thousand and one tales, the land of Scheherazade. Those were the times when the Muslim civilisation was at its peak and Baghdad had been the greatest city on earth, not just the capital of the most powerful and richest

Aijaz Zaka Syed