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Otago Daily Times
Improving important for Gamesthe role at the federation's annual general meeting in Auckland earlier in the
Improving important for Games
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
the role at the federation's annual general meeting in Auckland earlier in the week. She has been the New Zealand Olympic Committee secretary general since 2011, and will be in the vice-president role for the next four years. ''It's a really... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation's Sports Agenda Will Boost Athletes' PerformanceTanzania's team of four players is currently in Samoa for the Commonwealth Yout
Nation's Sports Agenda Will Boost Athletes' Performance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Tanzania's team of four players is currently in Samoa for the Commonwealth Youth Games. But, what a team! The quartet is a composition of three athletes and one boxer. By sending to the international contest such a team we have compromised the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
AMA calls for ban on boxing at Olympics, Commonwealth GamesAustralian Medical Association calls for ban on boxing at Olympics, Commonwealt
AMA calls for ban on boxing at Olympics, Commonwealth Games
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 hours ago
Australian Medical Association calls for ban on boxing at Olympics, Commonwealth Games Photo: AMA's vice-president Steve Parnis said cage fighting was "something you would expect from the 19th century". (AFP: Paul Ellis, file photo) The Australian... Read more
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Quartz
South Africa is hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022, but can it afford it?South Africa will be the first African nation to host the Commonwealth Games in
South Africa is hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022, but can it afford it?
Quartz / Posted yesterday
South Africa will be the first African nation to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022, but can it afford it? - Quartz PLAYING HOSTS AGAIN Costly white elephants left behind... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Celebrates As CGames Come to DurbanThe Commonwealth Games of 2022 will be coming to the City of Durban after a una
SA Celebrates As CGames Come to Durban
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Commonwealth Games of 2022 will be coming to the City of Durban after a unanimous vote by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) in Auckland, New Zealand on Wednesday. President of the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sports roundteam in their first appearance in the race, which begins in Beaumaris and finis
Sports round
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
team in their first appearance in the race, which begins in Beaumaris and finishes in central London on September 13. Commonwealth Games: The South African city of Durban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Scotland’s Louise Martin named Commonwealth Games leaderThe chairwoman of Scotland’s national sports body has been appointed president
Scotland’s Louise Martin named Commonwealth Games leader
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
The chairwoman of Scotland’s national sports body has been appointed president of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). As chief of Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS), Louise Martin led the successful bid for the 2014 Games before acting as... Read more
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Daily Press
Don't dismiss ACC from 2015 College Football Playoff alreadywould not doom a league team's playoff aspirations. Flash back to Dec. 7 and t
Don't dismiss ACC from 2015 College Football Playoff already
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
would not doom a league team's playoff aspirations. Flash back to Dec. 7 and the inaugural CFP's Selection Sunday. The committee ranked 10-3 Georgia Tech 12th, and with a 2015 schedule featuring Florida State, Clemson, Virginia Tech, Notre Dame... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Bring on OlympicsYesterday, shortly after 6.30am, Durban was named the first African host city o
Bring on Olympics
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
Yesterday, shortly after 6.30am, Durban was named the first African host city of the Commonwealth Games. With the announcement just hours old, SA Sports Confederation and Olympics Committee board member Jace Naidoo confirmed that an Olympics bid was... Read more
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Calcutta News
FIVE PEOPLE SENT TO JAIL IN COMMONWEALTH GAMES SCAM IN NEW DELHI NATURAL WITH HINDI AND ENGLISH SPEECH DURATION: 1:39 SOURCE: ANI TV AND WEB R
FIVE PEOPLE SENT TO JAIL IN COMMONWEALTH GAMES SCAM IN NEW DELHI
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
NATURAL WITH HINDI AND ENGLISH SPEECH DURATION: 1:39 SOURCE: ANI TV AND WEB RESTRICTIONS: NO ACCESS ARD Five people sent to jail in Commonwealth Games scam in New Delhi In the first... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
International bodies asked to stump up for 2022 Games velodromeNew Zealand's Sam Webster attacks in the men's keirin at the Sir Chris Hoy Velo
International bodies asked to stump up for 2022 Games velodrome
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
New Zealand's Sam Webster attacks in the men's keirin at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Photo / Greg Bowker International federations will be asked to open their chequebooks if they want track cycling on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Team Leaves for C'wealth Youth GamesTANZANIA team of three athletes and one boxer left on Tuesday for the 5th Commo
Tanzania Team Leaves for C'wealth Youth Games
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
TANZANIA team of three athletes and one boxer left on Tuesday for the 5th Commonwealth Youth Games to be held in Apia, Samoa from September 5-11. Head of delegation Mwinga Mwanjala, who is also athletics coach, said in Dar es Salaam the team has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country to Host Commonwealth Games in 2022South Africa's coastal city of Durban has been named as host of the 2022 Common
Country to Host Commonwealth Games in 2022
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
South Africa's coastal city of Durban has been named as host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The announcement took place Auckland, New Zealand on Wednesday after a unanimous vote by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). It will be the first time... Read more
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iol.co.za
R6.5bn budget for Commonwealth Games000 athletes who will compete in more than 260 events in 18 sporting codes. Du
R6.5bn budget for Commonwealth Games
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
000 athletes who will compete in more than 260 events in 18 sporting codes. Durban was today confirmed as host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games – a first for Africa. The city’s bid was endorsed unopposed by the 71 nations of the Commonwealth Games... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ to take on bigger roleNew Zealand will take bigger role in running the Commonwealth Games Federation
NZ to take on bigger role
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
New Zealand will take bigger role in running the Commonwealth Games Federation following the appointment of its Olympic Committee chief executive Kereyn Smith as vice president of the organisation. Smith was elected to the position at the CGF... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kereyn Smith elected Comm Games vice presidentProminent New Zealand sports administrator Kereyn Smith has been elected vice p
Kereyn Smith elected Comm Games vice president
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Prominent New Zealand sports administrator Kereyn Smith has been elected vice president of the Commonwealth Federation board. Smith, chief executive of the New Zealand Olympic Committee, told delegates from 71 Commonwealth nations today that she is... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scot voted new Commonwealth Games president as Durban gets nod for 2022Scot Louise Martin has been named the Commonwealth Games Federation's new presi
Scot voted new Commonwealth Games president as Durban gets nod for 2022
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Scot Louise Martin has been named the Commonwealth Games Federation's new president as it was confirmed Durban would host the event in 2022. The South African city was the only remaining bidder so the unanimous vote in favour, therefore, came as no... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Durban to become first African host of Commonwealth Games in 2022 Durban has been announced as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games
Durban to become first African host of Commonwealth Games in 2022
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Durban has been announced as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games - the first time any African country has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Durban to host Commonwealth GamesAPDurban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, becoming the
Durban to host Commonwealth Games
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
APDurban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, becoming the first African city to host the event. Auckland - The South African city of Durban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Federation's general... Read more
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iol.co.za
Will Games be gain or gamble?APThe writer says nowhere in Durban mayor James Nxumalos promotion of Durbans C
Will Games be gain or gamble?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
APThe writer says nowhere in Durban mayor James Nxumalos promotion of Durbans Commonwealth Games bid does he broach the topic of costs. Magnificent though Moses Mabhida Stadium is, it is grossly under-utilised and costs R6 million a month to... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Durban confirmed as 2022 Commonwealth Games hostAUCKLAND The South African city of Durban was selected as the host for the 2022
Durban confirmed as 2022 Commonwealth Games host
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
AUCKLAND The South African city of Durban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Federation's general assembly in New Zealand on Wednesday. The coastal city was the only bidder for the multi-sports event after the Canadian... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister welcomes Africa’s first Commonwealth GamesWednesday, 2 September 2015, 5:23 pmPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Dr
Minister welcomes Africa’s first Commonwealth Games
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday, 2 September 2015, 5:23 pmPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister for Sport and Recreation2 September 2015 Media Statement Minister welcomes Africa’s first... Read more
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iafrica.com
Durban to host Commonwealth GamesDurban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games after it w
Durban to host Commonwealth Games
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Durban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games after it was confirmed as the host city for 2022 Games. South Africa's third largest city was the only candidate in the vote for the hosting rights after Edmonton in Canada dropped... Read more
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SportsFan
Martin to head Comm GamesScotland's Louise Martin is the new president of the Commonwealth Games Federat
Martin to head Comm Games
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
Scotland's Louise Martin is the new president of the Commonwealth Games Federation. Martin headed off incumbent Prince Tunku Imran of Malaysia in a two-way battle for the post during the CGF general assembly in Auckland on Wednesday, and becomes the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
College Sport: Hopes high for squash champ's medal chancesTop player Ellie Epke eyes Commonwealth Youth Games glory Epsom Girls' Ellie E
College Sport: Hopes high for squash champ's medal chances
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Top player Ellie Epke eyes Commonwealth Youth Games glory Epsom Girls' Ellie Epke is brimming with confidence. Photo / Dean Purcell Ellie Epke is hungry for a win. New Zealand's No1-seeded junior squash player, Epke hopes to bring home a medal from... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sascoc confident Durbs will host 2022 Commonwealth Games CEO Tubby Reddy says the local organising committee has been given reassuranc
Sascoc confident Durbs will host 2022 Commonwealth Games
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
CEO Tubby Reddy says the local organising committee has been given reassurances. FILE: Sascoc says nothing should derail Durban’s chances of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Picture:... Read more
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Canberra Times
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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The Courier
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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The North West Star
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finallyceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented
Michael Rogers wins Athens Olympics bronze... finally
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony at the IOC headquarters in Switzerland. The bronze medal was presented by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates. Speaking before the ceremony, Rogers maintained the importance of the medal, despite the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland hosts Commonwealth’s top sporting officialsTuesday, 1 September 2015, 1:06 pmPress Release: ATEED1 September 2015Auckland
Auckland hosts Commonwealth’s top sporting officials
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 1:06 pmPress Release: ATEED1 September 2015Auckland is hosting about 250 high-level sporting officials this week as the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Commonwealth Games absence concerns NZOCDurban is in the process of securing the hosting rights for the 2022 Games afte
Commonwealth Games absence concerns NZOC
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Durban is in the process of securing the hosting rights for the 2022 Games after the only other city to express interest - Edmonton, Canada - withdrew due to financial pressures on the region. Representatives from the Durban organising committee... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ concerned about track cycling's Comm Games fatecyclists medalists in Glasgow - Marc Ryan, Sam Webster and Edward Dawkins. Phot
NZ concerned about track cycling's Comm Games fate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
cyclists medalists in Glasgow - Marc Ryan, Sam Webster and Edward Dawkins. Photo / Greg Bowker The New Zealand Olympic Committee has expressed concern about the absence of a key sport from the proposed schedule for the 2022 Commonwealth... Read more
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Balita
Kenya makes history, reigns supreme at Beijing World Championshipswas no stopping of Kenya. For the last three championships, the country has fin
Kenya makes history, reigns supreme at Beijing World Championships
Balita / Posted 4 days ago
was no stopping of Kenya. For the last three championships, the country has finished in the top five position. So when Commonwealth Games javelin champion Julius Yego and Nicholas Bett added the two unique gold to the haul, perennial winners... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UOC Recruit 10,000 Youth Into OlympismKampala — Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) used the just-concluded International
UOC Recruit 10,000 Youth Into Olympism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kampala — Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) used the just-concluded International Scouts Jamboore at Kaazi to recruit more youth into sports. The jamboree, which climaxed last Friday, attracted about 15,000 participants from all over the world. UOC... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Packing a Punch in Seychellesprofessionally in Germany in the later stages of his career. Currently sits on
Packing a Punch in Seychelles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
professionally in Germany in the later stages of his career. Currently sits on the Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) technical committee. He also works as a fitness trainer at the Kay Club Wellness Center/Gym at Centenary Park. Godfrey Wakabu: He was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Games ImportantGaborone — Former Commonwealth deputy secretary general, Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamb
Youth Games Important
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gaborone — Former Commonwealth deputy secretary general, Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba says youth games are a platform to create awareness on the diversity of the Commonwealth family. Speaking at the fifth Samoa Commonwealth Games, Team Botswana send-off... Read more
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The Hindu
Sania receives Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awardevents because if I do well in all tournaments I will be up there (in rankings)
Sania receives Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
events because if I do well in all tournaments I will be up there (in rankings) and get selected for the Olympics.” Commonwealth Games gold-winning weightlifter S. Sathish Kumar was excited. “I am thankful to God and the members of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commonwealth Games Delegation Getting a 'Paid Holiday' - DAThe DA in KwaZulu-Natal has labelled a recommendation for a multi-party delegat
Commonwealth Games Delegation Getting a 'Paid Holiday' - DA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has labelled a recommendation for a multi-party delegation to travel to New Zealand for the Commonwealth Games Host City announcement, as wasteful expenditure. DA caucus leader Zwakele Mncwango said the trip was nothing but... Read more
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Prospect Magazine
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours listGroup PLC Anne McIntosh – former MP for Thirsk and Malton and Chairman of the
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours list
Prospect Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
Group PLC Anne McIntosh – former MP for Thirsk and Malton and Chairman of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee Michelle Mone OBE – leading entrepreneur and sits on the Board of Directors for The Prince’s Scottish Youth... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Commonwealth Games delegation getting a 'paid holiday' DA– The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has labelled a recommendation for a multi-party deleg
Commonwealth Games delegation getting a 'paid holiday' DA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
– The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has labelled a recommendation for a multi-party delegation to travel to New Zealand for the Commonwealth Games Host City announcement, as wasteful expenditure. “Why should the entire executive be going when only the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Zharnel Hughes confident of packing a punch in Usain Bolt-Justin Gatlin rematch in 200m final in Beijingcountry because his native island of Anguilla, a British overseas territory, is
Zharnel Hughes confident of packing a punch in Usain Bolt-Justin Gatlin rematch in 200m final in Beijing
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
country because his native island of Anguilla, a British overseas territory, is not recognised by the International Olympic Committee. His clearance to join the British team came only this summer, but the maturity with which he con­trolled his race... Read more
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New Kerala
Karnataka court notice over Khel Ratna for Saniaministry for naming ace tennis star Sania Mirza for the coveted Rajiv Gandhi Kh
Karnataka court notice over Khel Ratna for Sania
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
ministry for naming ace tennis star Sania Mirza for the coveted Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. City-based Paralympic Games medallist H.R. Girisha filed a writ petition in the high court against the ministry and the 28-year-old Sania over her... Read more
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