youth in the East

Nursultan Nazarbayev visits children's exhibition

Nursultan Nazarbayev visits children's exhibition

The first President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, visited an exhibition of creative works made by pupils of the Children's Art School - UNESCO Club. Elbasy talked with young artists and got acquainted with the new exhibits of …

Singer from Kazakhstan reaches "Voice.Children" final

Singer from Kazakhstan reaches "Voice.Children" final

Eleven-year-old resident of Kazakhstan Sagyn Omirbayuly reached the final of the 9th season of the Russian show "Voice.Children". Earlier, during blind auditions, he performed the song "Girls, tell your friend". …

Turkey starts vaccinating teenagers aged 15 and up

Turkey starts vaccinating teenagers aged 15 and up

Turkey on August 16 expanded its vaccination campaign to include minors at least 15 years old, as well as those at least 12 years old who suffer from chronic disease. Healthcare workers and other priority groups will also …

Schoolchildren in Uralsk to earn money during summer holidays

Schoolchildren in Uralsk to earn money during summer holidays

In Uralsk, children over 14 years old, with the consent of their parents, are invited to work in school gardens during the summer. Teenagers will be able to earn 42,500 tenges per month. "Seven schools in our city will participate …

Two children suffocated in locked car in Iran

Two children suffocated in locked car in Iran

In Kermanshah, Iran, two children left in the heat in a locked car died, a police spokesman of the province informed. "A 3-year-old girl and a 4-year-old boy, who were each other's cousins, were left alone by their parents in a …

Measles outbreak recorded in Kazakhstan's university

Measles outbreak recorded in Kazakhstan's university

A measles outbreak has been registered in a university in Arkalyk, Kostanay region of Kazakhstan, the regional healthcare department said. 27 students were infected measles, two more people were diagnosed measles, Informburo.kz …

Two infants in Wuhan tested positive for coronavirus

Two infants in Wuhan tested positive for coronavirus

An infant in China's Wuhan has tested positive for the coronavirus just 30 hours after birth, the city’s children’s hospital said. In total, two infants were infected with the virus, the youngest just 30 hours …

Saudi Arabia officially bans child marriages

Saudi Arabia officially bans child marriages

After years of discussions, Saudi Arabia finally announced that it has banned child marriages, making 18 the minimum age for weddings. Minister of Justice and Chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council Sheikh Dr. Walid Al-Samaani …

TURKSOY Youth Chamber Orchestra to perform in Baku

TURKSOY Youth Chamber Orchestra to perform in Baku

TURKSOY Youth Chamber Orchestra will perform on the stage of the Azerbaijan State Academic Philharmonic Hall in Baku on September 9. Before coming to Azerbaijan, the musicians will perform a concert in Almaty on September 6. …

 Tokayev declares 2020 as Year of Volunteers in Kazakhstan

Tokayev declares 2020 as Year of Volunteers in Kazakhstan

President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed a decree on announcement of 2020 as a Year of Volunteers, Akorda press service reported. The head of state supported the proposal to declare next year as a Year …

Youngsters to help tourists in central Istanbul

Youngsters to help tourists in central Istanbul

A total of 450 volunteers will help tourists in Istanbul this season, according to local media. This year about 1,500 students applied for the activity. Volunteer tourism ambassador candidates, composed of high school and …

 Iraq hands over children of ISIS members to Turkey

Iraq hands over children of ISIS members to Turkey

Iraq has handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected ISIS members (the terrorist group banned in Russia) to Turkey in the presence of government officials from both countries and UNICEF, a judiciary spokesman said. “The central …