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January 22, 2018 - 19:56 GMT
The fourth edition of the region’s largest women’s sports tournament is only ten days away, and Sharjah Women Sports Foundation (SWSF)...
Falconry - the ancient art of taking wild quarry with a trained bird of prey - is a traditional custom in the UAE. (Photo: Khaleej Times)
January 22, 2018 - 19:42 GMT
During races, the falcons are lured using bait of pigeon wings and timed over a distance of 400 metres, with the best clocking around 20 seconds.
The Social Committee of the State Council held its fifth meeting of the third annual sitting of the sixth term under the chair of the Dr. Hamad bin Sulaiman Al Salmi, Head of the Committee. (Photo: ONA)
January 22, 2018 - 19:31 GMT
The status of the sports clubs in the Sultanate was among the issues discussed at a meeting of the State Council Social Committee on Monday.
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January 22, 2018 - 19:19 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has strongly denied any involvement in the reported proposal worth $15.56 billion to Lega Serie A, the top Italian football division...
Cooperation in hosting different sports events will also provide an added boost to Kuwaiti sports capabilities
January 22, 2018 - 18:39 GMT
Kuwait's Commerce and Industry Minister and State Youth Minister Khaled Al-Roudhan hailed the close cooperation with Gulf countries in the sports field, particularly after a global ban on competitive football, he described as "unjust," was recently lifted.
Saudi Arabian Football Federation logo
January 22, 2018 - 18:20 GMT
The Saudi General Authority for Sport and La Liga (Spanish Soccer League) announced the main steps in their partnership for the development of...
Qatari players warm up for Vietnam in cold Changzhou (Photo: Gulf Times)
January 21, 2018 - 23:49 GMT
Qatari players are upbeat about their chances of qualifying for the final of the AFC U23 Championship ahead of their semi-final encounter against giant-killers Vietnam on Tuesday.
(From L) PyeongChang 2018 Olympics (POCOG) President Lee Hee-beom, North Korea's Sports Minister and Olympic Committee president Kim Il Guk, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jong-hwan and South Korea's National Olympic Committee President Lee Kee-heung join their hands as they pose during a signing ceremony at the Olympic Museum on January 20, 2018 in Lausanne. 
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January 21, 2018 - 19:41 GMT
South Korea's opposition party, the Liberty Korea Party, protested against the decision of fielding a unified Korean ice hockey team in the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Sunday.
Al Jazira coach Henk ten Cate
January 21, 2018 - 18:57 GMT
Al Jazira lost 2-0 to Al Wahda at Bani Yas Stadium on Saturday
Leicester City striker Islam Slimani
January 21, 2018 - 18:24 GMT
Chelsea have made an approach to sign Leicester City striker Islam Slimani, according to The Sunday Times.
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January 21, 2018 - 17:08 GMT
London [U.K.], Jan. 21 (ANI): For people who have a busy work and social life, fitness and exercising may be a task, but according to experts finding time to keep fit doesn't have to be a workout in itself.
 The Toon attacker has seen a number of clubs enquire about his availability as his club investigate complaints about their Under-23 coach (Photo: dailystar.co.uk)
January 21, 2018 - 16:40 GMT
The Toon attacker has seen a number of clubs enquire about his availability as his club investigate complaints about their Under-23 coach
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January 20, 2018 - 23:35 GMT
Al Wahda were crowned as winners of the UAE Year of Zayed Super Cup Saturday for the third time in their history after defeating...
Koreas to march under 'unified flag' at Olympics
January 20, 2018 - 23:31 GMT
Olympics organizers and representatives from the two Koreas are meeting to work out the details of a landmark deal on the participation of Pyongyang in the Winter Games next month.
Lebanon and Iraq flags
January 20, 2018 - 23:28 GMT
Lebanese Minister of Youth and Sports Mohammed Fneish arrived in Baghdad yesterday evening accompanied by a delegation comprising the heads of the Lebanese Olympic Committee and the Football Federation on an official visit to Iraq.
President of the Qatar Football Association Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Bin Ahmed al-Thani (Photo: Gulf Times)
January 20, 2018 - 23:24 GMT
President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA) HE Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani said that he supports all the efforts made by Iraq to lift the ban imposed on its stadiums.