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Saudi Arabia's first virtual hospital offers round the clock assistance to Hajj pilgrims

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Seha Virtual Hospital, which claims to be the largest network of its kind in the world, is helping to address the healthcare needs of Hajj pilgrims from across the world. The hospital was launched in February this year as part of the Kingdom’s efforts to digitalize its ...
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Saudi virtual hospital assists Hajj pilgrims

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Seha Virtual Hospital, which claims to be the largest network of its kind in the world, is helping to address the healthcare needs of Hajj pilgrims from across the world. The hospital was launched in February this year as part of the Kingdom’s efforts to digitalize its ...
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Saudi and American Muslims embrace ‘giving nature’ of Islam during Eid Al-Adha

  • CHICAGO: Muslims are very “giving” and that generosity is reflected in local and global charity drives, especially during the celebration of Islamic holidays such as Eid Al-Adha, which begins this week, American and Saudi Muslims said Wednesday. Eid Al-Adha, the “Festival of Sacrifice,” refle...
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Family vindicated, for now, as medical board says Dua Zehra Kazmi aged 15-16 years

  • KARACHI: A medical board on Monday declared a young Pakistani girl - who has said she eloped but whose parents say she was kidnapped from outside her Karachi home in April - to be aged 15-16 years, in a closely-watched case that has divided public opinion over which side was telling the truth. ...
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Saudi edtech startup AlGooru raises $1.8m in seed funding

  • RIYADH: AlGooru, a Saudi-based edtech startup, raised $1.8 million in a seed funding round with participation from Saudi venture capital firms, RAZ Group, RZM Investments, 100 Ventures, and RAY Investments. The company provides an educational platform for students to easily connect with a poo...
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Technology key to tackling the people smugglers

  • Human smuggling continues to be a deadly problem. There was a gruesome discovery in Texas this week, with more than 50 migrants found dead in an abandoned truck trailer in a remote area of San Antonio. The US Department of Homeland Security is now leading the investigation into how this tragedy...
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Arab Americans losing major benefits from US Census’ ‘discriminatory’ exclusion

  • CHICAGO: The continued exclusion of Arab Americans from being counted in the decennial US Census is “another form of discrimination,” resulting in the loss of financial benefits and critical data needed for healthcare and other programs, according to Samer Khalaf, national president of the Amer...
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Congresswoman Newman ousted by fellow Democrats over pro-Palestinian, progressive views

  • CHICAGO: Although many Arab activists will point a finger at former president Donald Trump and blame him for racism and discrimination against their community, one of the newest and loudest voices supporting Palestinian rights was ousted by the Democratic Party they supported during Tuesday’s I...
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Arab Americans want to be empowered, not labeled as ‘MENA’

  • President Joe Biden’s administration this month authorized a review by the US Office of Management and Budget with the purpose of revising the process used to identify race and ethnicity in America. The process will take two years to complete, according to Chief Statistician Dr. Karin Orvis. B...
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‘Holodoctor’ service for Hajj pilgrims

  • RIYADH: Saudi Health Minister Fahad Al-Jalajel has launched a “holodoctor” service, in partnership with the Saudi Telecommunications Co., that would allow medical practitioners to treat Hajj pilgrims virtually. These services include “inspection, diagnosis, and disbursing medicines” through d...
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