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Schools safe for children, officials assure parents

Schools safe for children, officials assure parents

The number of Covid-19 cases in schools is "very few" and there is no cause for any fear or anxiety, and parents can rest assured that their children are in safe hands.

Parents to sign consent form for students' Covid-19 test

Parents to sign consent form for students' Covid-19 test

Parents of students selected for random Covid-19 testing will be requested to sign a consent form prior to their children getting tested, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has said.

Parents urged to talk to children about Covid-19

Parents urged to talk to children about Covid-19

The Children and Adolescent Mental Health (CAHMS) team at Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, has advised parents to talk to their children about the novel coronavirus ...

India marks Delhi rape anniversary, victims' parents demand justice

India marks Delhi rape anniversary, victims' parents demand justice

The parents of a 23-year-old woman who was gang-raped and murdered in Delhi demanded punishment for the convicts as memorials and events were held on the seventh anniversary of the crime ...

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 ...

Overcoming obstacles facing students, parents priority: ministry

Overcoming obstacles facing students, parents priority: ministry

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE) has stressed that overcoming obstacles and difficulties facing students and paying attention to the demands of parents, is the priority.

Justice League live show wows children, parents

Justice League live show wows children, parents

Many children had the opportunity to watch and interact with their favourite DC Comics superheroes during a live show featuring four members of The Justice League at the Mall of Qatar’s Ooredoo Stage on Thursday.

Parents complain about 'mandatory' optional fee

Parents complain about 'mandatory' optional fee

An additional fee ranging from QR700-1,200 per student per annum has become a thorny issue between the parents and the management of a Doha school, which calls the charge optional but mandatory ...

Mada distributes devices to help parents track autistic children

Mada distributes devices to help parents track autistic children

Mada Centre will distribute 1,000 devices to parents of autistic children to help them track and keep the children safe, the organisation announced at the recent Gulf Region Education Assistive Technology ...

Italy passes law obliging parents to vaccinate children

Italy passes law obliging parents to vaccinate children

Italy's cabinet approved a law on Friday obliging parents to vaccinate their children against infectious diseases as politicians spar over a spike in measles cases.

Italian 7-year-old thrown out of burning house by parents dies

Italian 7-year-old thrown out of burning house by parents dies

A child who was thrown out of a second-floor window by his parents, in a desperate attempt to save him from a fire, is showing no signs of life, the Italian hospital where he was taken said.

Parents accountable for teens driving sans license

Parents accountable for teens driving sans license

Parents should not allow their children drive their vehicles on public roads without a license, a practice that may pose a threat to the lives of the youngsters as well as others, several residents have opined.