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UK charity, QF partnership to save even more children

UK charity, QF partnership to save even more children

The collaboration between Qatar Foundation (QF) and UK-based humanitarian charity Save the Children has benefitted a large number of refugees in Cox’s Bazaar in Bangladesh.

'Millions' protest in youth-led global climate strike

'Millions' protest in youth-led global climate strike

Masses of children skipped school to join a global strike against climate change that teen activist Greta Thunberg said was ‘only the beginning,’ ahead of a UN youth summit she will participate in Saturday.

Burger King scraps plastic toys in children's meals, launches amnesty

Burger King scraps plastic toys in children's meals, launches amnesty

Burger King will stop handing out plastic toys in its children's meals and said on Thursday it was launching an amnesty for customers to return any freebies in a bid to tackle the growing problem of plastic waste.

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 ...

Google to pay $170 mn fine for sharing YouTube data from kids

Google to pay $170 mn fine for sharing YouTube data from kids

Google agreed Wednesday to pay $170 million to settle charges that it illegally collected and shared data from children on its YouTube video service, a deal critics said was too soft on the internet giant.

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour, abuse case

UN committee faults Nepal in child labour, abuse case

A UN committee has ordered Nepal to compensate a man blocked from seeking justice after suffering years of forced labour, as well as alleged torture in custody as a child.

Two children dead in Ohio, several injured after stolen police car crashes

Two children dead in Ohio, several injured after stolen police car crashes

Two children were killed and at least 10 people injured, including other children, on Monday in a multi-vehicle crash involving a stolen police car in Dayton, Ohio, police said.

US to allow indefinite detention of migrant children: DHS

US to allow indefinite detention of migrant children: DHS

President Donald Trump's administration announced Wednesday that it would remove tough legal limits on how long migrant children can be detained as part of its broader crackdown on undocumented immigrants.

Separated Bangladeshi twins stable: doctors

Separated Bangladeshi twins stable: doctors

Conjoined Bangladeshi twins who were separated last week are in a stable condition, the team of Hungarian and Bangladeshi doctors who carried out the marathon operation said Saturday.

Public warned of dangers of leaving children in hot cars

Public warned of dangers of leaving children in hot cars

With the hot and humid weather expected to continue throughout August and September, the Hamad Trauma Centre is warning members of the public about the dangers of leaving children alone in vehicles.

Angelina Jolie urges international support for Venezuelan children

Angelina Jolie urges international support for Venezuelan children

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie on Saturday urged the international community to provide more support to three South American countries with the most migrants from crisis-hit Venezuela ...

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.