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Philippines launches first microsatellite "Diwata-1" into space

The Philippines took a giant leap for science and technology on Tuesday night.

At 11:05 p.m. eastern standard time in Cape Canaveral, the Philippines’ first ever microsatellite – "Diwata-1"-- was launched into space aboard Cygnus spacecraft.

Brussels attacks: At least 31 dead at Zaventem and Maelbeek

Twin blasts hit Zaventem airport at 07:00 GMT, killing 11 and injuring 81, Belgium's health minister said.

Another explosion struck Maelbeek metro station an hour later. The Brussels mayor said at least 20 people were killed, according to Belgian media.

Stand #WithSyria Today

Many of us continue to hear heart-wrenching stories of Syrian refugees desperately seeking safety. Maybe you’ve seen the shocking statistics: Half the population of Syria is displaced, 40 per cent of children barred from going to school, 50 families every hour forced to flee their homes.

Turkish Airlines showcases Batmobile at ITB Berlin

The iconic Batmobile that roars through Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming action adventure Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was on display at the Turkish Airlines booth at ITB Berlin between March 9 -13, 2016.

QATAR-CHINA 2016 Year of Culture

Cai Guo-Qiang, the Chinese artist who was born in Quanzhou, Fujian Province (My hometown), currently lives and works in New York City.I am thrilling to learn that he curates the exciting and dynamic exhibition, titled What About the Art?

March 8 is the International Women's Day!

The International Women’s Day is renowned on 8th March worldwide. This is not just another day but it is a day to value and give respect to all the women who are the essence of our lives. This day is a day to honor the life, grit and determination of women.


Beckenbauer says unaware of $10m payment to Qatari firm

Former organising chief Franz Beckenbauer has denied any wrongdoing in an affair involving the 2006 World Cup in Germany and said he knew nothing of a multi-million payment to a disgraced former FIFA official in Qatar.

Qatar Charity Inaugurates a Family Competition about Climate Change

In cooperation with Environment Friends Center and Al Wakra Municipality, QC inaugurated a competition entitled 'Climate Change Summit Simulation' whose purpose is to raise social awareness about global warming and climate change as the Qatari Day of Environment approached.

Earth Hour 2016 ,Shine a Light on Climate Action

We are two weeks away from Earth Hour (Saturday 19 March 8:30 p.m.) and people around the world are taking action to make climate change history. 
 

Madonna paid a visit to Bahay Tuluyan Foundation before her concert in Manila

 A few days before her two-night Manila concert, Madonna visited the Bahay Tuluyan Foundation, a center that provides shelter for orphans and street children.


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