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Donors pledge 1bn dollars for women and children's health fund

Donors pledge 1bn dollars for women and children's health fund

Several countries, global agencies and other donors pledged 1 billion dollars Tuesday towards helping women and children at a fundraising meeting of the Global Financing Facility (GFF).

Qatar aims at integrated care for children, adolescents

Qatar aims at integrated care for children, adolescents

Qatar aims to establish integrated care for children and adolescents - estimated to be about half a million- through the National Health Strategy 2018-2022, stated a senior official involved in the implementation of the strategy.

Pakistani premier offers citizenship to children of Afghan refugees

Pakistani premier offers citizenship to children of Afghan refugees

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has offered citizenship to Afghan refugees who were born and raised in his country, a move that the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) says could benefit at least half a million Afghans.

Doha Festival City’s back-to-school season concludes

Doha Festival City’s back-to-school season concludes

The activation was part of DHFC’s efforts in providing Qatar residents with one-of-its-kind family entertainment during the back-to-school season.

US certifies Saudi, UAE acting to reduce risks to Yemen civilians

US certifies Saudi, UAE acting to reduce risks to Yemen civilians

The US assessment comes after a string of high-profile coalition strikes that have killed scores of civilians, many of them children.

Saudi-led coalition insists deadly Yemen strike 'legitimate'

Saudi-led coalition insists deadly Yemen strike 'legitimate'

The bombing on a crowded market in rebel-held northern Yemen killed a total of 51 people, according to the Red Cross.

Boy, 11, hacks into replica US vote website in minutes

Boy, 11, hacks into replica US vote website in minutes

The boy was the quickest of 35 children, aged 6 to 17, who all eventually hacked into copies of the websites of six swing states.

40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

Fifty-six children were also among the 79 people wounded in the Thursday strike on Saada province, a rebel stronghold that borders Saudi Arabia.

Protests at funeral for Yemeni children killed in coalition strike

Protests at funeral for Yemeni children killed in coalition strike

At least 29 children were among those killed in the air raid on Thursday on a bus in a crowded market in Dahyan, Saada province, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross.

At least 29 children killed in air strike on Yemen bus

At least 29 children killed in air strike on Yemen bus

The coalition said it had carried out what it called "legitimate military action" in the area targeting Houthi rebels.

Dozens dead, wounded in attack on Yemen bus carrying children: Red Cross

Dozens dead, wounded in attack on Yemen bus carrying children: Red Cross

An attack on a bus carrying children in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday left dozens of people dead or wounded, the International Committee of the Red Cross said.

Man admits Australia child suitcase murder

Man admits Australia child suitcase murder

A man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing a young mother and her toddler, whose skeleton was found in a suitcase on the side of a road, ending a case that baffled police and shocked Australians.