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Don’t send sick children to school, HMC urges parents

Don’t send sick children to school, HMC urges parents

Taking note of the prevailing trend where sick children are sent to school, a senior physician from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has urged parents ...

'Back to School' campaign continues

'Back to School' campaign continues

Launched by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education for the sixth consecutive year, the 'Back to School' campaign is continuing at KidZania Doha and Mall of Qatar ...

New school to accommodate 2,500 students

New school to accommodate 2,500 students

United School International, for which United Development Company (UDC) has named Orbital Education as the operator, will adopt the British educational curriculum ...

Top standards set for food supply to school canteens

Top standards set for food supply to school canteens

The School Canteens Committee at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education has set terms and conditions for companies to qualify for supplying food to school canteens ...

Victim in Colourado school shooting was 18-year-old senior

Victim in Colourado school shooting was 18-year-old senior

The 18-year-old student killed in a shooting at a suburban Denver school was a high school senior days away from graduating, police said as they continued to search for a motive in the attack that also wounded eight people.

Knife attacker kills two at primary school in China

Knife attacker kills two at primary school in China

A knife-wielding man killed two people and injured two others at a primary school in central China on Wednesday, the latest such attack to hit the country in recent years.

Italy in shock after school bus hijack inferno

Italy in shock after school bus hijack inferno

Italy was in shock Thursday after the dramatic rescue of 51 children taken hostage by their school bus driver who torched the vehicle in protest at Mediterranean migrant deaths.

Families keep vigil at hospital as rescue at Nigerian school collapse ends

Families keep vigil at hospital as rescue at Nigerian school collapse ends

Families kept a vigil at a hospital on Thursday for children pulled from the wreckage of a collapsed school building in the Nigerian city of Lagos, as rescue operations came to an end.

Nine dead, including 5 children, in Brazil shooting; 17 others also shot

Nine dead, including 5 children, in Brazil shooting; 17 others also shot

At least nine people were killed at a Brazilian elementary school where two young men were seen entering the building and firing weapons early on Wednesday, according to Sao Paulo police.

PHCC concludes high school vaccination campaign

PHCC concludes high school vaccination campaign

Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has concluded a vaccination campaign against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis scheduled every year, in co-ordination with the Ministry of Public Health.

Merkel backs school climate protests, but wants patience on coal exit

Merkel backs school climate protests, but wants patience on coal exit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel threw her support behind young people who have skipped school to protest political inaction about climate change.

Three students killed in China university lab explosion

Three students killed in China university lab explosion

Three students were killed in a labouratory blast at a Beijing university on Wednesday, the city's fire department said, in an accident that blew out windows and left the building a blackened shell.