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Eye tests, DoT style

Eye tests, DoT style

18 Oct, '0723 Comments

My daughter Amna has not only been nagging me to get a driving license for the last couple of years, but has already selected the car I will buy her on her successfully passing her driving test! Typical of the twit. Anyway, as she is approaching 18, I finally folded and took her to get […]

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2 out of the top 13 ain’t bad!

2 out of the top 13 ain’t bad!

16 Oct, '0719 Comments

I just received my copy of FACT magazine and read my column (seeing my words printed gives me a nice kick!) but apart from that, there is a front-page report on “The 13 websites making life better in Bahrain” and was thrilled to see that two of my sites are featured in there! Mahmood’s Den […]

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Mahmood’s Garden’s got a new home

15 Oct, '070 Comments

Please update your bookmarks if you would; Mahmood’s Garden now has its own domain at http://mahmoodsgarden.com Thanks and please feel free to visit.

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No more ads… for registered users that is

No more ads… for registered users that is

11 Oct, '071 Comment

I’ve just installed a fantastic WordPress plug-in that conditionally displays ads, the conditions are set by the webmaster of course – it is that flexible and more. I won’t bore you with the technical details, suffice it to say that if you are registered and logged-in, no ad will be displayed to you, unless you […]

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First non-sectarian mosque to be built in Bahrain

First non-sectarian mosque to be built in Bahrain

10 Oct, '0728 Comments

The King Hamad Grand Mosque is being built on the instruction of king Hamad between the islands of Manama and Muharraq. The construction of the compound and its beauty and facilities pale into insignificance when the king attests that this new house of worship is destined to be used by all Muslims without exception; in […]

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