Even 1-minute of intense exercise can make difference
April 28, 2016 - 16:39 GMT
If you are the type of person who wants to shed those extra kilos, but gets tired just thinking about the workout, boy, does science have good news for you: You can be fit in just 60 seconds!
Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 by implication lays out multiple areas where foreign investment and know-how will be needed
April 28, 2016 - 15:20 GMT
Women's rights With Saudi Arabia announcing plans for a major restructuring of the kingdom’s economy and Iran gearing up to become a regional hegemon...
BeIN already has long-term deals to broadcast the US Open, the Australian Open and Roland Garros
April 27, 2016 - 20:52 GMT
BeIN has signed a long-term deal to exclusively broadcast Wimbledon in the MENA region. With this landmark deal, beIN has become the first ever and only broadcaster globally to have rights to all four prestigious Grand Slam tournaments.
Qatar Olympic Committee logo
April 27, 2016 - 16:20 GMT
Qatari officials said Tuesday they hoped to send a record number of female athletes to the Rio games as they unveiled the country’s largest ever Olympic squad.
A team of 5 to 10 athletes is scheduled to be selected by the IOC in early June. The refugee team will march behind the Olympic flag in the opening ceremony on Aug. 5
April 27, 2016 - 15:41 GMT
If they had a home, refugees would belong to the world’s 24th most populous nation, just behind Italy. On Tuesday, there were honored as members of the Olympic family.
El-Gouna International Squash Open logo
April 26, 2016 - 19:13 GMT
Six Egyptian players—Fares Dessouki, Ali Farag, Omar Abdel Meguid, Tarek Momen, Karim Abdel Gawad, and Marwan El-Shorbagy—will go on to the tournament’s second round.
Mahsa Javar (source:
April 25, 2016 - 16:08 GMT
Iranian female rower has finished runner-up at 2016 FISA Asia & Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta (FAOQR) in South Korea.
April 24, 2016 - 18:51 GMT
The first GCC Sports Medicine Conference, which is co-organised by Aspetar and the GCC Health Ministers' Council, kicked off on Saturday.
Ibrahim Al-Hussein (source:
April 23, 2016 - 20:59 GMT
On Tuesday (April 26), Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al-Hussein will carry the Olympic flame in Athens as part of the torch relay ahead of the 2016 Rio games.
Rio Olympics logo
April 22, 2016 - 19:21 GMT
The Olympic Games have yet to really fire the imagination in Rio de Janeiro as the host city faces a number of challenges in a country mired in political and economic crises. On Wednesday there are 100 days to go.
Ahmed al Jhdhamy, OGC vice-chairman (source: Muscat Daily)
April 21, 2016 - 15:19 GMT
The Ghala Open Championship, an event of the MENA Golf Tour, has received a shot in the arm, with the Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) giving a green signal to award world-ranking status to the MENA Golf Tour.
Omar Mosaad (source:
April 20, 2016 - 22:18 GMT
Ahead of the 2016 El Gouna International Squash Open, to be held on Thursday 21 April, Daily News Egypt interviewed Omar Mosaad, who is ranked fourth internationally.
The speakers and organizers of the Oman Sports Conference at Grand Hyatt on Monday (source: Muscat Daily)
April 19, 2016 - 15:12 GMT
The need for a protocol on good governance in sports organisations and lesser reliance on government support were the key recommendations made at the fourth Oman Sports Conference (OSC) that was held at Grand Hyatt on Monday.
April 18, 2016 - 19:24 GMT
The Jeddah Autism Center, a subsidiary of Al Faisalya Women Welfare Society, held a Cycling Marathon to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day under the slogan #Altouhdi_kman_draj (#autistics_ are also_ cyclists) on Saturday.
UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation logo (source:
April 17, 2016 - 18:37 GMT
19 players of the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters team are taking part in the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2016, which will be held in Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi.
Source: Ahram Gate
April 16, 2016 - 23:29 GMT
At six o’clock on Friday morning, the neighborhood of Maadi came alive with balloons, fluorescent yellow t-shirts and the sound of drumming, announcing the start of the annual Cairo Runners marathon.