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AllAfrica.com
Sports Diplomacy Brings People TogetherAs part of the continuing sports diplomacy collaboration between the U.S. Embas
Sports Diplomacy Brings People Together
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
As part of the continuing sports diplomacy collaboration between the U.S. Embassy in Algiers and the Algerian Ministry of Youth and Sports, Sports Envoys Trooper Johnson and Carlie Cook visited Algiers from February 1-5, 2016. In partnership with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity Tariff Hike - APC, Buhari Face Popularity TestBy Saxone Akhaine, Kelvin Ebiri, Collins Olayinka, Charles Ogugbuaja and Abba A
Electricity Tariff Hike - APC, Buhari Face Popularity Test
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
By Saxone Akhaine, Kelvin Ebiri, Collins Olayinka, Charles Ogugbuaja and Abba Anwar If tomorrow's nationwide protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) holds as planned, it would be the first major test of any policy by the President Muhammadu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banjul +10 Discussed Gambia Prepares to Host Continental SummitThe Gambian delegation to the just concluded African Union Summit held in Addis
Banjul +10 Discussed Gambia Prepares to Host Continental Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The Gambian delegation to the just concluded African Union Summit held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, had planning meetings with officials of the African Union Commission, ECOWAS, ILO, UNECA, UNFPA and UNESCO ahead of commemoration of the 10 anniversary... Read more
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The Star
NSI to re-look into Hamzaruddin's case - GymnasticsKUALA LUMPUR: The case of injured national artistic gymnast Mohd Hamza­ruddin N
NSI to re-look into Hamzaruddin's case - Gymnastics
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: The case of injured national artistic gymnast Mohd Hamza­ruddin Nordin is being re-looked. Datuk Dr Ramlan Aziz, who is the advisor to Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin and a senior medical consultant, assured that the... Read more
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King Fut
Egypt to host Africa's Taekwondo ChampionshipThe Egyptian Taekwondo Federation president Farag El-Amry presented Egypt’s fil
Egypt to host Africa's Taekwondo Championship
King Fut / Posted yesterday
The Egyptian Taekwondo Federation president Farag El-Amry presented Egypt’s file to host the championship, which was supported by The Youth and Sports minister, Khaled Abdelaziz. The decision came on Saturday during the African Taekwondo Union (AFTU)... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
UN Under-Secretary General to address ParliamentPolitics of Sunday, 7 February 2016 United Nations Under-Secretary General Bab
UN Under-Secretary General to address Parliament
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
Politics of Sunday, 7 February 2016 United Nations Under-Secretary General Babatunde Osotimehin would next week address Members of Parliament at the Parliament House in Accra. The address of Under Secretary General, who is also the Executive... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Para athletes grateful for gov’t recognitionMANILA, Philippines – Grateful differently-abled athletes said the recognition
Para athletes grateful for gov’t recognition
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – Grateful differently-abled athletes said the recognition the government now bestows upon them will further inspire them to train harder in pursuit of sporting excellence. The Philippine Sports Commission on Friday feted the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Special athletes grateful for gov’t recognitionMANILA, Philippines – Grateful differently-abled athletes said the recognition
Special athletes grateful for gov’t recognition
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – Grateful differently-abled athletes said the recognition the government now bestow upon them will further inspire them to train harder in pursuit of sporting excellence. The Philippine Sports Commission on Friday feted the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysian filmmaker seeks to rekindle lost pride in national soccerKUALA LUMPUR: In a country that pays as much attention to England's soccer Prem
Malaysian filmmaker seeks to rekindle lost pride in national soccer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: In a country that pays as much attention to England's soccer Premier League as it does to local politics, one film director is seeking to rekindle lost pride in a national game that has languished in the doldrums for four... Read more
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The Star
Whither Podium Programme with ‘poor’ service providers? - Other SportsKUALA LUMPUR: A change of mind set among the service providers is necessary to
Whither Podium Programme with ‘poor’ service providers? - Other Sports
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: A change of mind set among the service providers is necessary to make the Podium Programme a success. National Sports Institute (NSI) board chairman Datuk Seri Norza Zakaria admitted that there’s a lack of quality in the sports science... Read more
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The Star
OCM want a piece of the action in RM75mil Podium Programme - Other SportsKUALA LUMPUR: This is a true story. A national athlete was referred to the Nat
OCM want a piece of the action in RM75mil Podium Programme - Other Sports
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUALA LUMPUR: This is a true story. A national athlete was referred to the National Sports Institute (NSI) for treatment when he injured his hand. He was diagnosed and told that he needed surgery. Imagine, to his horror, when he woke up from... Read more
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The Star
14 awarded Datuk Seri titles in PahangPEKAN: Dewan Negara deputy president Datuk Doris Sophia Ahmad Brodi is among 14
14 awarded Datuk Seri titles in Pahang
The Star / Posted yesterday
PEKAN: Dewan Negara deputy president Datuk Doris Sophia Ahmad Brodi is among 14 persons conferred the Darjah Sri Sultan Ahmad Shah Pahang (SSAP) in conjunction with the birthday of Pahang Ruler Sultan Ahmad Shah. The award carries the title Datuk... Read more
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The Star
BAM: Include Jin Wei in Podium Programme - BadmintonKUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) will make an appeal t
BAM: Include Jin Wei in Podium Programme - Badminton
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) will make an appeal the Youth and Sports Ministry to include reigning world junior girls’ singles champion Goh Jin Wei in the Podium Programme. BAM secretary Ng Chin Chai says that although... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Podium Programme athletes replaced if not serious, says deputy minister Published: 6 February 2016 9:29 PM Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Datuk M.
Podium Programme athletes replaced if not serious, says deputy minister
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 6 February 2016 9:29 PM Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Datuk M. Saravanan says those chosen for the Podium Programme are required to be fully committed to the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghana to pull out of Rio 2016 games if...Sports News of Saturday, 6 February 2016 Director General of the National Spor
Ghana to pull out of Rio 2016 games if...
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
Sports News of Saturday, 6 February 2016 Director General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), Joe Kpenge, has hinted that if his outfit does not receive financial assistance from government and corporate organisations in the shortest possible... Read more
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The Star
Najib's son gets Pahang datukshipKUANTAN: The Prime Minister's son and a slew of Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commi
Najib's son gets Pahang datukship
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUANTAN: The Prime Minister's son and a slew of Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) officers were among the 256 recipients to be conferred awards in conjunction with the birthday of the Sultan of Pahang Sultan Ahmad Shah, today. Six... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament to Begin Ministerial Vetting Next WeekThe Appointments Committee of Parliament, chaired by Mr Ebo Barton-Odro, First
Parliament to Begin Ministerial Vetting Next Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Appointments Committee of Parliament, chaired by Mr Ebo Barton-Odro, First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, will on Monday begin the vetting of ministerial nominees for appointments to some ministries and the regions. The nominees were referred to... Read more
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CNET
Why Toyota's Scion brand may sell more cars after it's dead and buriedOn Wednesday, Toyota announced plans to shutter its long-struggling Scion brand
Why Toyota's Scion brand may sell more cars after it's dead and buried
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
On Wednesday, Toyota announced plans to shutter its long-struggling Scion brand, putting an end to an experiment that started 13 years ago. That the Japanese auto giant decided to wind down its long-struggling division was not a surprise. However,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Three in oneEgypt was crowned winner of the 22nd handball edition of the Africa Cup of Nati
Three in one
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Egypt was crowned winner of the 22nd handball edition of the Africa Cup of Nations which concluded on Saturday at Cairo International Stadium. The home team deservingly beat Tunisia 21-19 in a thrilling encounter which was attended by more than... Read more
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The Star
Bursa highlights for Friday, Feb 5Ahead of Chinese New Year, the FBM KLCI closed firmer -- up 5.69 points or 0.34
Bursa highlights for Friday, Feb 5
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Ahead of Chinese New Year, the FBM KLCI closed firmer -- up 5.69 points or 0.34% to 1,662.46. The broader market was mixed with 388 gainers to 412 losers and 312 counters unchanged. Penang-based poultry player Cab Cakaran Corp Bhd, which plans a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sang Ndong Appointed Scorpions CoachFormer Gambian international player and coach Sang Ndong has been appointed for
Sang Ndong Appointed Scorpions Coach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Former Gambian international player and coach Sang Ndong has been appointed for another stint as head coach of the senior Gambian national football team, on a two-year contract. Sang Ndong was first appointed national football team coach of The... Read more
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The Star
MRCB meets conditions precedent in KL Sports City dealMRCB executive director Imran Salim gave a briefing last November on the RM1.63
MRCB meets conditions precedent in KL Sports City deal
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
MRCB executive director Imran Salim gave a briefing last November on the RM1.63bil deal to refurbish and upgrade the Bukit Jalil National Sports Complex. KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd’s (MRCB) 85%-owned indirect subsidiary Rukun Juang... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The States Murtala Created... 40 Years AfterLagos, Makurdi, Owerri and Akure — It was the 34th day of the year 1976 in the
The States Murtala Created... 40 Years After
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Lagos, Makurdi, Owerri and Akure — It was the 34th day of the year 1976 in the Gregorian calendar. A recommendation of the panel chaired by Justice Ayo Irikefe just came into reality - Nigeria had been split into 19 states by the regime of General... Read more
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The Star
Khairy surprises with Mandarin CNY messagePETALING JAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pic) showed off his
Khairy surprises with Mandarin CNY message
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pic) showed off his Mandarin-speaking prowess in a Chinese New Year video message as he wished the Chinese community a new year and also took the opportunity to urge the public to exercise... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dalung Renews Taylor's ContractTongues are wagging at the Ministry of Youth and Sports following the controver
Dalung Renews Taylor's Contract
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tongues are wagging at the Ministry of Youth and Sports following the controversial decision by the Minister, Solomon Dalung to renew the contracts of two Americans, Eric Campbell and Angie Taylor for another two years. The two expatriates were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Caid Essebsi Receives Athletes Who Distinguished Themselves in 2015Carthage — President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Wednesday, a number of athlete
Caid Essebsi Receives Athletes Who Distinguished Themselves in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Carthage — President Beji Caid Essebsi received, Wednesday, a number of athletes who distinguished themselves in regional and international events organised in 2015, in consideration for their contribution to fly high the national colours. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Haroon-or-Rashid, Nesar Uddin new DGs of BTV, BetarSM Haroon-or-Rashid was appointed Bangladesh Television Director General on Thu
Haroon-or-Rashid, Nesar Uddin new DGs of BTV, Betar
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
SM Haroon-or-Rashid was appointed Bangladesh Television Director General on Thursday. The information ministry's additional secretary was already acting as BTV DG. M Hamid was the BTV DG until his contract ended on Apr 2, 2014. After him,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Sector - Need for Development of Policies and ProgrammesThe Smart Youth 2020 Report released last week, highlights the importance to de
Youth Sector - Need for Development of Policies and Programmes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Smart Youth 2020 Report released last week, highlights the importance to develop appropriate youth-related policies and planned programmes within a pedagogy in focused areas. The areas targeted are: informal education, employment and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NGO Urges Revival of Youth DevelopmentMr Olawale Rasheed, Executive Director, Society for Youth Research, an NGO, on
NGO Urges Revival of Youth Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Mr Olawale Rasheed, Executive Director, Society for Youth Research, an NGO, on Wednesday called for the revival of the National Youth Development Centres to arrest youth restiveness in the country. Rasheed told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
We ‘depend on you’ for Sukma success, MSNS officials toldKUCHING: The Sarawak State Sports Council (MSNS) sports officials or ‘sports ch
We ‘depend on you’ for Sukma success, MSNS officials told
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
KUCHING: The Sarawak State Sports Council (MSNS) sports officials or ‘sports champs’ play a vital role in ensuring the success of the upcoming 18th Sukma in July. The sports champs, formerly known as sports coordinators, act mainly as the link... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Water supply problem in 3 areas in Apas to be resolved: TawfiqTAWAU: The low water pressure problem, affecting supply, in three areas in the
Water supply problem in 3 areas in Apas to be resolved: Tawfiq
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
TAWAU: The low water pressure problem, affecting supply, in three areas in the Apas state constituency would be overcome soonest possible, said Sabah Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Tawfiq Abu Bakar Titingan. Tawfiq, who is also Apas assemblyman,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sign up as Sukma volunteer by Feb 18Participants at a recent Sukma volunteer course. KUCHING: Feb 18 is the last d
Sign up as Sukma volunteer by Feb 18
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Participants at a recent Sukma volunteer course. KUCHING: Feb 18 is the last day to sign up as volunteers for the coming 18th Malaysia Games (Sukma). This was announced by Youth and Sports Department (JBS) director Abdul Haris Ishak in a press... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10742S. No. 2401 H. No. 6043 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippi
Republic Act No. 10742
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
S. No. 2401 H. No. 6043 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT ESTABLISHING... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Jawaher Al Qasimi launches Arab Women SportsShaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for
Jawaher Al Qasimi launches Arab Women Sports
Khaleej Times / Posted 4 days ago
Shaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs and the wife of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, opened the third Arab Women... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministerial Committee Recommends Scrapping of DGAbuja — There are strong indications that the Ministry of Youth and Sports has
Ministerial Committee Recommends Scrapping of DG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Abuja — There are strong indications that the Ministry of Youth and Sports has concluded plans to scrap the office of the Director General of the ministry. Source at the ministry told Sports Vanguard that the committee set up by the Permanent... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
MOYS consider PPP to help maintain StadiumSoccer News of Wednesday, 3 February 2016 The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MO
MOYS consider PPP to help maintain Stadium
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
Soccer News of Wednesday, 3 February 2016 The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) are embarking on a radical but hopefully effective approach to help maintain the marginally deteriorating state of the various stadia in Ghana. The Accra and Kumasi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outgoing Youth Minister HonoredThe Workers Union of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Maintenance Depar
Outgoing Youth Minister Honored
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Workers Union of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Maintenance Department - on behalf of the contractors and casual workers, has tearfully honored outgoing Youth and Sports Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe for his exemplary leadership. Mr.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angolan Qualification for World Cup Deemed Top of CareerLuanda — The center of the Angolan national senior men's handball team, Carlos
Angolan Qualification for World Cup Deemed Top of Career
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Luanda — The center of the Angolan national senior men's handball team, Carlos Lopes, said on Tuesday in Luanda that the qualification of the country for the World Cup in France in 2017 is the top of his career. Speaking to Angop during the tribute... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice President Ansari arrives in ThailandBangkok, Feb 3 : Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived here on Wednesday on a thr
Vice President Ansari arrives in Thailand
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Bangkok, Feb 3 : Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived here on Wednesday on a three-day visit to Thailand on the second and last leg of his visit to southeast Asia. "Eastern friendships flourish. After a successful visit to Brunei, VP Ansari arrives... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Debt-laden Turkish soccer clubs pay the price of ambitionISTANBUL: Ambitions to secure a place at international soccer's top table have
Debt-laden Turkish soccer clubs pay the price of ambition
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
ISTANBUL: Ambitions to secure a place at international soccer's top table have come at a high cost for Turkey's leading clubs, which are now struggling to navigate a sea of debt after years of heavy spending. Galatasaray, one of the "big three"... Read more
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Calcutta News
India, Brunei should move beyond seller-buyer relationship: Ansari Bandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 3 (ANI): Emphasising India's keenness to deepen and
India, Brunei should move beyond seller-buyer relationship: Ansari
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
Bandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 3 (ANI): Emphasising India's keenness to deepen and intensify bilateral relations with Brunei, Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari has said that both countries... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Nahyan unveils UAE Formula 4The UAE took a step forward in enhancing its reputation as the global leader in
Nahyan unveils UAE Formula 4
Khaleej Times / Posted 5 days ago
The UAE took a step forward in enhancing its reputation as the global leader in motor sport when Shaikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development and Chairman of the General Authority for Youth and Sports... Read more
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BruDirect.com
Brunei, India Strengthen Defence Cooperation Through MoUsAnsari, on the first high-level official visit from India since the establishme
Brunei, India Strengthen Defence Cooperation Through MoUs
BruDirect.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ansari, on the first high-level official visit from India since the establishment of diplomatic relations with Brunei, witnessed the signing of the agreements in the field of health, and youth and sports affairs, besides defence. Also witnessing the... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Brunei to boost defence, health and sports tiesBandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 2 : India and Brunei on Tuesday agreed to enhance bil
India, Brunei to boost defence, health and sports ties
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Bandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 2 : India and Brunei on Tuesday agreed to enhance bilateral defence cooperation between the two nations by conducting joint military exercises. Both countries signed three agreements after Vice President Hamid Ansari held... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Brunei sign accords on defence, health, sportsBandar Seri Begawan (Brunei), Feb 2 : India and Brunei signed three agreements
India, Brunei sign accords on defence, health, sports
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei), Feb 2 : India and Brunei signed three agreements for cooperation in the areas of health, defence, and youth and sports affairs on Tuesday, the second day of Vice President Hamid Ansari's visit to this southeast Asian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Forum - Gambia's Youth and Sports Minister Delivers Statement At AAPI ForumToday's edition of Youth Forum brings the recent launching statement made by th
Youth Forum - Gambia's Youth and Sports Minister Delivers Statement At AAPI Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Today's edition of Youth Forum brings the recent launching statement made by the Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports, Alieu K Jammeh, at the 2nd African Artists Peace Initiative forum held on 26 January 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He said in... Read more
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Calcutta News
India, Brunei to boost defence, health and sports ties Bandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 2 (ANI): India and Brunei on Tuesday agreed to enha
India, Brunei to boost defence, health and sports ties
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
Bandar Seri Begawan, Feb. 2 (ANI): India and Brunei on Tuesday agreed to enhance bilateral defence cooperation between the two nations by conducting joint military exercises. Both countries... Read more
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asianage
India, Brunei agree to boost defence ties; ink 3 agreementsThe agreement on health aims to establish cooperation by means of pooling techn
India, Brunei agree to boost defence ties; ink 3 agreements
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
The agreement on health aims to establish cooperation by means of pooling technical, scientific, financial and human resources. Bandar Seri Begawan: India and Brunei on Tuesday decided to boost defence ties by conducting joint military exercises as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Oromia Games Kick Off Sunday At AdamaThe 22nd All Oromia Games began at the Abebe Bikila Stadium in Adama on Sunday.
All Oromia Games Kick Off Sunday At Adama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The 22nd All Oromia Games began at the Abebe Bikila Stadium in Adama on Sunday. The Games that is set to end the coming Saturday brought together over 5,000 contenders from 18 Oromia zones and 14 city administrations. The contenders will fight to get... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Showjumping joins sports tournament for Arab womenShowjumping will be included in the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) for the
Showjumping joins sports tournament for Arab women
Horse and Hound / Posted 6 days ago
Showjumping will be included in the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) for the first time this year. The showjumping competition will kick-off the tournament following the opening ceremony this evening (Tuesday, 2 February). The event runs from... Read more
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