Astronomy Photographer in Iraq Captures The Heavens  

 Mahmood Abdullah – Kirkuk – Yalla “The stars we see today might not be there to see when we wake up tomorrow: some of the celestial bodies we see are light that started travelling thousands of years ago and reached us only today.” 27 year-old Karam Abdulrazaqi tells Yalla as he fixes his camera to …

Selection Begins For Coding Boot Camp In Iraq

A United Nations-backed initiative being led by New York University will deliver a new generation of computer programmers, bringing jobs to Iraq. The first fifty participants in the ‘coding boot camp’ are being selected entirely from the refugee and IDP community in Erbil Province, and will be carrying out paid work for clients around the …

“I am Iraqi … I Read” Festival Launched In Central Baghdad – 1300 Books Entered

Mohammed Raheem – Yalla – Baghdad The fourth “I am Iraqi … I Read” festival has taken place in central Baghdad, at the Shahrazad and Shahryar gardens on Abu Nawas street. The well-attended festival showcased a diverse number of books, both printed and digital, in addition to art, and a play and painting workshop for …