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From Tahrir to Twitter, Iraqi protests rely on social media

From Tahrir to Twitter, Iraqi protests rely on social media

Live-streaming from the protest camps, posting on Facebook to counter state media and tweeting in English to reach the world: the story of Iraq's anti-government rallies is being told online.

Doha Oasis for Innovation ideal venue for youth to showcase skills

Doha Oasis for Innovation ideal venue for youth to showcase skills

The ongoing Doha Oasis for Innovation event has turned out to be an ideal platform for young and budding talents to showcase their innovative skills and manufacturing abilities.

Fun-filled activities lined up for youth during summer

Fun-filled activities lined up for youth during summer

Season-long summer camps, science classes, and art workshops, as well as other fun-filled activities for different age groups are under way aimed at encouraging more people, especially the youth ...

IPU chief exhorts youth to run for public office

IPU chief exhorts youth to run for public office

Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) president Gabriela Cuevas Barron has urged young legislators to continue supporting the ‘Not Too Young to Run’ campaign, which calls for states to allow young citizens to run for public office.

Amir highlights educated youth's role in popular movements

Amir highlights educated youth's role in popular movements

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Saturday said educated youth played an important role in popular movements in several Arab countries ...

Minister praise youth initiatives to support local industry

Minister praise youth initiatives to support local industry

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi has praised the efforts of the Simaisma Youth Center in supporting youth initiatives to develop the local industry ...

QF, QFFD partner to provide greater opportunities for youth

QF, QFFD partner to provide greater opportunities for youth

Qatar Foundation (QF) vice chairperson and CEO HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani and Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) director general Khalifa al-Kuwari on Wednesday ...

India seen becoming $10tn economy by 2030

India seen becoming $10tn economy by 2030

Asserting that India would be a $10tn economy by the turn of 2030, T V Mohandas Pai said the South Asian country's greatest asset is its remarkably youthful population compared to other growing economies.

EAA announces scholarships for Syrian, Palestinian youth

EAA announces scholarships for Syrian, Palestinian youth

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, through its programme Al Fakhoora, has announced 585 higher education scholarships to Syrian and Palestinians students.

Youth train to become eco-guides for Sundarbans

Youth train to become eco-guides for Sundarbans

Bangladesh has at long last started training youths of the Sundarbans region as eco-guides for ensuring responsible ....

Sheikha Mayassa opens Empower conference

Sheikha Mayassa opens Empower conference

More than 450 participants have converged on Doha to attend the eighth edition of the Empower conference officially inaugurated by Reach Out to Asia (Rota) chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani.

UAE names women ministers for happiness, tolerance

UAE names women ministers for happiness, tolerance

The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday appointed women to the newly created posts of state ministers for happiness and tolerance, and a 22-year-old female for youth affairs.