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'Stars of Science' inspires young people to chase their dreams

'Stars of Science' inspires young people to chase their dreams

'Stars of Science' aims to create the next generation of Arab innovators, and Dr Ahmad Nabeel – who took home second place in series 9 of the popular Qatar Foundation TV programme ...

New Stars of Science season begins on Friday

New Stars of Science season begins on Friday

Hundreds of young Arab innovation hopefuls will present their ideas for sustainable technology solutions to their peers, established innovators and an expert jury on Friday ...

Science show prize winner's innovation a boon to Parkinson’s patients

Science show prize winner's innovation a boon to Parkinson’s patients

Nour Majbour, a research associate at Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), earned second place in Qatar Foundation’s reality TV show Stars of Science Season10 recently.

Sheikha Moza attends Stars of Science 10th anniversary celebrations

Sheikha Moza attends Stars of Science 10th anniversary celebrations

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF) and HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation ...

Stars of Science ‘Battle of Four’ begins

Stars of Science ‘Battle of Four’ begins

The final six innovators on Season 10 of Stars of Science, Qatar’s Foundation’s edutainment TV show, took their place in the hot-seat once again during its two customer validation episodes.

Japan emperor to cede all public duties after abdication: prince

Japan emperor to cede all public duties after abdication: prince

Emperor Akihito will hand over all public duties to his heir after retiring in what will be Japan's first abdication in nearly two centuries, the monarch's younger son said ...

Two reach next stage of Stars of Science TV show

Two reach next stage of Stars of Science TV show

Two young Arab innovators have progressed to the next stage of Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science TV show. Fouad Maksoud and Mohamed Farag bid farewell to Zainab Abosuhail, who came up just short with the show’s three-man jury.

Japan’s REIT market gets new buyers

Japan’s REIT market gets new buyers

This summer, Japanese real estate investment trusts (REITs) benefited from an unexpected group of net buyers for the first time in nearly seven years: Mom and pop investors.

24 million affected by South Asia floods: Red Cross

24 million affected by South Asia floods: Red Cross

More than 24 million people have been affected by some of the worst flooding to hit South Asia in decades, with large areas of land submerged in water, the Red Cross Tuesday.

‘Interim’ Pakistan PM may stay put amid doubts over Sharif's brother

‘Interim’ Pakistan PM may stay put amid doubts over Sharif's brother

Interim Pakistani leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi took control of prime ministerial duties on Thursday after a guard of honour amid growing uncertainty that the brother of ousted leader Nawaz Sharif ...

Harrison romps as Kendricks soars with season-best jump

Harrison romps as Kendricks soars with season-best jump

Hurdles star Keni Harrison romped to victory at the US World Championships trials on Saturday as pole vaulter Sam Kendricks soared through the six-metre barrier with a season-best jump.

Investors flock to Pakistan ETF before emerging market entry

Investors flock to Pakistan ETF before emerging market entry

Investors are snapping up a US-listed exchange-traded fund dedicated to Pakistani stocks before the nation’s entry into MSCI Inc’s emerging-market index next week.