""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
The newly-adopted UN Sustainable Development Goals, or SDGs and the role education plays in achieving them have been at the heart of this year’s
More than 1,500 opinion leaders, teachers and students at the WISE summit in Doha have been discussing some of the key issues of education, such as
In Doha the 7th World Innovation Summit for Education, WISE is underway. The Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar welcomed this year’s special guest
The latest groundbreaking medical research and health innovations were under the microscope for two days in Doha. It was the second edition of the
Ireland’s Sam Bennett produced a superb display to win the final stage of the Tour of Qatar as Dutch rider Niki Terpstra claimed his second straight
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Sunday was the final day of the FINA short-course World Championships held in Doha where legendary Swedish swimmer Sarah
Katinka Hosszu continued her World Record breaking streak by setting her fourth in the women’s 200m Individual Medley.
Her swim was one that
The first day of the Doha Grand Prix in Qatar threw up a Swiss-French final in the men’s epee event. Daniel Jerent took the gold defeating Peer
The Brazilians proved to be a dominant force in Doha on the second day of competition as the South American contingent took gold in three
Spain’s Mireya Belmonte Garcia set two new World Records in the 200m butterfly and in the 400m Individual Medley on the opening night of the 12th
Formula one law makers are to introduce a minimum age for drivers starting from the 2016 season. The rule change comes just over three months after
Qatari sports officials were once again cheering and celebrating after Doha was awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 World Athletic’s
Thinking outside the educational norms provided the theme at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha.
Over three days 84
Creativity is the hot topic at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha, as people from that world consider how learning can be more
Anne Cotton, a pioneer in women’s education in Africa has won this year’s WISE Prize.
The British educator set up the Campaign for Female
WISE, the World Innovation Summit for Education here in Doha gives awards to life-changing projects. We looked at three of them in the previous
This special edition of Learning World is dedicated to the WISE Awards at the World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. These prizes are given
The Afghan Taliban has opened an office in Qatar to help restart talks on ending the 12-year-old war.
Speaking at a news conference its
India’s special school programme aims to bridge education divide
The Satya Bharti School Programme offers a lifeline for hundreds of boys and
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has made a rare public appearance along with other political and sporting figures in Qatar for the Doha Goals