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Delhi schools close as farm fires add to city's foul air

Delhi schools close as farm fires add to city's foul air

India's capital Delhi was shrouded in a deeper cover of toxic smoke on Thursday, as data showed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pledge to stamp out the burning of crop stubble in neighbouring states is not working.

Khayr Qatarna greenhouses installed at three Qatar Foundation schools

Khayr Qatarna greenhouses installed at three Qatar Foundation schools

Khayr Qatarna, a Your Health First – Sahtak Awalan initiative, has installed state-of-the-art greenhouses at three Qatar Foundation (QF) schools to teach students important lessons about food security ...

Ministry launches manual to tackle crises and safe evacuation in schools

Ministry launches manual to tackle crises and safe evacuation in schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education launched on Monday the Procedural Manual for Crises, Emergencies and Safe Evacuation, which was prepared to enhance awareness ...

Education Minister visits schools

Education Minister visits schools

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi has urged school administrations, faculty and administrative staff to provide a good school environment for students ...

New regulations for schools being finalised: minister

New regulations for schools being finalised: minister

The Education ministry has prepared new regulations for schools that are in the final process of the legislative process, HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi said ...

Afternoon classes in Indian schools unlikely: embassy

Afternoon classes in Indian schools unlikely: embassy

The afternoon system for Indian schools is "unlikely" to be approved by the relevant authorities, the Indian embassy on Thursday said ...

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools have been destroyed in Afghanistan's western province of Farah, officials said on Tuesday.

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education announced that the registration and acceptance process for government schools has begun for the academic year 2019-2020 ...

Teachers' strikes shut schools across Nepal

Teachers' strikes shut schools across Nepal

Temporary teachers in Nepal shut down schools across the country Tuesday, demanding that their contracts be made permanent, with protests affecting around six million students.

Qatar banking sector optimistic about new PPP model for schools

Qatar banking sector optimistic about new PPP model for schools

Qatar's banking industry appears optimistic about the new public private partnership (PPP) model in the schooling sector, even as the sector is awaiting finer details.

Plans to construct 45 new public schools unveiled

Plans to construct 45 new public schools unveiled

Qatar on Monday unveiled plans to construct 45 new public schools at an estimated capital cost of about QR4bn over the next five years through public-private partnership (PPP), the first of its kind in the social infrastructure in the country.

Minister: Schools to be closed during 2022 World Cup

Minister: Schools to be closed during 2022 World Cup

The Education Ministry will grant students leave during the 2022 FIFA World Cup, HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi has announced.