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Ooredoo unveils Qatar’s 1st 5G-enabled smart wheelchair

Ooredoo unveils Qatar’s 1st 5G-enabled smart wheelchair

In commemoration of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Ooredoo unveiled on Tuesday Qatar’s first smart wheelchair that is 5G-enabled and compatible with Google Assistant ...

More than 80,000 hit Sydney streets for City2Surf fun run

More than 80,000 hit Sydney streets for City2Surf fun run

More than 80,000 runners took part in Sydney's annual City2Surf race on Sunday, with 2016 champion Harry Summers defending his title in 42 minutes and 16 seconds, media reported.

Man spends 43 years in wheelchair on wrong diagnosis

Man spends 43 years in wheelchair on wrong diagnosis

A Portuguese man spent 43 years in a wheelchair because of a mistaken medical diagnosis, finally re-learning to walk only in his fifties, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

Doctors alleviate water on the brain build-up for Thai king

Doctors alleviate water on the brain build-up for Thai king

Doctors treating Thailand's ailing King Bhumibol Adulyadej have performed a procedure to reduce a new build-up of water on the brain, the palace said , the latest in a series of procedures for the 88-year-old.

Maid sentenced to death for killing elderly woman

Maid sentenced to death for killing elderly woman

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Bangladeshi maid to death for killing an elderly woman she used to serve, local Arabic daily Arrayah reported on Wednesday.

Court adjourns case against expat maid

Court adjourns case against expat maid

A Doha Criminal Court has been reviewing the case of an expatriate maid accused of causing the death of her employer, an old lady.

Wounded in bombing, Iraq girl now rising table tennis star

Wounded in bombing, Iraq girl now rising table tennis star

Twelve-year-old Iraqi Nejla Imad holds a white table tennis ball against her bat with her thumb, flicks it into the air and sends it bouncing over the net.