14/01/2019 - 11:13

IPC upset with Malaysia’s ban on Israeli swimmers

The International Paralympic Committee expressed disappointment Saturday after Malaysia said it would not allow Israeli swimmers to attend a competition in the country that will serve as a qualifying event…

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11/01/2019 - 11:27

Kuwaiti girls use martial arts to counter bullies and violence

Asma Hasnawi and her daughter Riham spend more than 12 hours a week learning kajukenbo, a mixed martial art the mother says boosts her child’s confidence and thwarts bullying. In…

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09/01/2019 - 16:21

Unified Korea men’s handball team keep rivals guessing at world champs

After a unified Korean women’s ice-hockey team became a feature of last year’s Winter Olympics, a men’s team of North and South Korean players is an unknown factor for Thursday’s…

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07/01/2019 - 09:40

Saudi female fan ban at Italian Supercup sparks row

The ban on unaccompanied women attending the Italian Supercup in Saudi Arabia sparked a furious reaction in Italy Thursday, as the restrictions on ticket sales were revealed. The cup will be played…

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07/01/2019 - 09:36

With help from diaspora, Palestinians hope for Asian Cup surprise

The Palestinian football team are taking part in their second-ever Asian Cup in the coming days, and team members born in various parts of the world are hoping to spring…

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21/12/2018 - 11:41

Koreas to meet IOC in February on joint Olympic bid

The two Koreas on Friday agreed to hold talks with the International Olympic Committee on their joint bid for the 2032 Summer Games in February, Seoul said, as a rapid…

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