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Over 10,000 pupils to sit for GCSE final exams on Monday

Over 10,000 pupils to sit for GCSE final exams on Monday

The students will sit for their examinations in 59 centres inside and outside Doha, 32 of which are for boys and 27 for girls.

'Spurned advances provoked Texas school shooting'

'Spurned advances provoked Texas school shooting'

A teenaged boy who shot and killed eight students and two teachers in Texas had been spurned by one of his victims after making aggressive advances, her mother told the Los Angeles Times.

Over 55% of students at QU-CHS are Qatari

Over 55% of students at QU-CHS are Qatari

The number of Qatari students at the healthcare programmes at Qatar University has increased substantially, an official has disclosed.

778 students graduating from QF Education City honoured

778 students graduating from QF Education City honoured

HE Sheikha Hind said: “Each member of the graduating Class of 2018 carries with them the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in a global setting and to benefit Qatar and wider international community."

Nicaragua on knife-edge as protest deaths rise to 27

Nicaragua on knife-edge as protest deaths rise to 27

Nicaragua was sliding into unchartered territory on Tuesday with protests against longtime President Daniel Ortega swelling to outpace a robust police crackdown in which at least 27 people have been killed.

Top Qatar employers convene at Carnegie Mellon University

Top Qatar employers convene at Carnegie Mellon University

Many of the organisations at Careers Platform were represented by alumni of CMU-Q who are now working within Qatar.

Bangladesh students suspend protests, demand release of detainees

Bangladesh students suspend protests, demand release of detainees

Bangladesh student leaders on Thursday demanded the release of detained demonstrators as they agreed to end days of violent protests against government job quotas.

100 injured in major student protests in Bangladesh

100 injured in major student protests in Bangladesh

Thousands of students across Bangladesh staged protests and sit-ins Monday after clashes at the country's top university left at least 100 people injured.

Students protest leak as India sets new dates for exams

Students protest leak as India sets new dates for exams

Police have questioned 45 people, including students and tutors, over the leak but no arrests have been announced.

Indian embassy seeks details of students waiting for admission

Indian embassy seeks details of students waiting for admission

A statement issued on Monday by the embassy said it has received a number of requests for assistance, citing non-availability of seats in Indian schools in Doha.

US rally organisers vow no letup in gun control campaign

US rally organisers vow no letup in gun control campaign

Student organisers of gun control rallies that drew hundreds of thousands to US streets vowed on Sunday there will be no letup in their campaign for reform.

Maryland high school shooter dies after exchange with officer

Maryland high school shooter dies after exchange with officer

The school day had barely begun when the student, who has not been identified, shot a male student and a female student at Great Mills High School in St. Mary's County.