Nobel Peace Prize nomination for student climate campaigner Greta Thunberg

Nobel Peace Prize nomination for student climate campaigner Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl climate campaigner who has inspired worldwide protests, should be awarded this year's Nobel Peace Prize, Norwegian lawmakers said Thursday.

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Students around the world are expected to skip school on March 15 in order to demonstrate against climate change, taking their cue from Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg ...

Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

The European Union should spend hundreds of billions of euros combating climate change during the next decade, its chief executive said on Thursday, responding to a Swedish teen ...

Girl shot at Maryland high school dies from wound

Girl shot at Maryland high school dies from wound

A 16-year-old girl shot in the head by a fellow student at a Maryland high school has died, raising the death toll from the latest US school shooting to two, including the shooter, authorities said on Friday.

Florida students to march on Washington in call for gun reform

Florida students to march on Washington in call for gun reform

Students who survived a mass shooting at their Florida school on Sunday announced plans to march on Washington in a bid to ‘shame’ lawmakers into reforming laws that make powerful firearms readily available.

Ex-student arrested after 17 shot dead at Florida high school

Ex-student arrested after 17 shot dead at Florida high school

A 19-year-old gunman returning to a Florida high school where he had once been expelled opened fire with an assault rifle on Wednesday, killing 17 people and wounding more than a dozen others ...

Britain jails student for 15 years over home-made bomb on underground

Britain jails student for 15 years over home-made bomb on underground

A British court sentenced a 20-year-old student to 15 years in prison for terrorism on Friday after he was convicted of placing a home-made bomb on the London underground last year.

Student conference explores power, authority in Mideast

Student conference explores power, authority in Mideast

Undergraduate students gathered to present their original research recently as part of Georgetown University in Qatar’s Middle Eastern Studies Student Association’s (Messa) fourth international conference.

Student delegation visits arbitration centre

Student delegation visits arbitration centre

A student delegation from Ahmed Bin Mohamed Military College Law Department has visited Qatar International Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration

Student held over professor’s murder

Student held over professor’s murder

Bangladesh police arrested an Islamist student yesterday over the hacking to death of a professor one day earlier

N Korea sentences US student to 15 years hard labour

N Korea sentences US student to 15 years hard labour

North Korea on Wednesday sentenced an American student, who had admitted to stealing a propaganda banner from a hotel, to 15 years hard labour for subversive activities, state media said.

Body of Italian student found in Cairo sent home

Body of Italian student found in Cairo sent home

The body of a 28-year-old Italian student who had disappeared in Cairo last week and was found dead was repatriated yesterday to Italy which has launched an investigation into his death.