June 29, 2017 - 08:54 GMT
The International Sports Journalists’ Association (AIPS) has unanimously rejected a “peremptory” demand of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and UAE to shut down Al Jazeera and beIN networks, it said yesterday in a statement.
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June 28, 2017 - 19:49 GMT
Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation, SWSF, has added a host of new sporting, entertainment and education activities as part...
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June 28, 2017 - 17:51 GMT
Anti-doping investigator Richard McLaren believes Russian football had a separate cover-up system to conceal positive tests, German broadcasters ARD said on Wednesday.
The coordination commission aims to decide this week on the venues of the new urban events being added for the 2020 Games, he said
June 28, 2017 - 15:27 GMT
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) coordination committee started its latest three-day visit to Japan on Wednesday, with chairman John Coates urging Tokyo organizers to further reduce costs for the 2020 Olympics.
June 26, 2017 - 23:47 GMT
The harmful effects of too much sitting are clear. A new research now shows prolonged sitting may be harmful, even if you exercise regularly.
Afghanistan were granted the full membership after making tremendous strides in all departments of the game
June 24, 2017 - 19:01 GMT
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday granted the test cricket nation status to Afghanistan and Ireland at the council’s annual meeting in London, an official said.
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June 22, 2017 - 19:48 GMT
3km race to be held on the Flag Island to raise health awareness
Pakistani cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed holds the trophy as he acknowledges fans at his home following his arrival from London, in Karachi on June 20, 2017, after Pakistan's victory in the International Cricket Championship (ICC) Champions Trophy final against India.
June 22, 2017 - 17:12 GMT
Pakistan's limited over skipper, Sarfraz Ahmed, who is still basking in the glory of winning the Champions Trophy, is set to be appointed as the captain of the Test team as well.
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June 22, 2017 - 04:02 GMT
Attention people! Whether you are experiencing a stressful day or an injury, restorative yoga may just be the thing for you, especially for mental health.
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June 22, 2017 - 03:26 GMT
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has demanded that players, clubs and national associations respect strict neutrality and independence, particularly on the political level...
Acting CEO Boucher wants to bring PSL matches to attract crowd (Photo: N.D. Prashant/Gulf News)
June 21, 2017 - 16:52 GMT
Acting CEO Boucher wants to bring PSL matches to attract crowd
Pakistani cricket fans gather outside the Karachi International airport to welcome their national team's arrival from London in Karachi on June 20, 2017, after their win in the International Cricket Championship (ICC) Champions Trophy final against India.
June 21, 2017 - 15:27 GMT
Four players of the national cricket team arrived at Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore early Tuesday morning after winning the ICC Champions Trophy.
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June 21, 2017 - 06:36 GMT
Friends of Iraqi cyclist Sahem Jreidi on Tuesday lamented his tragic death on Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) Road in the early hours of Monday. Iraqi cyclist tragically killed in ‘hit-and-run’ in Jordan
June 20, 2017 - 16:05 GMT
Practicing stretching, breathing, aerobic activities and yoga in your pregnancy days and even after that, reduce the risk of postnatal depression, suggests a study.
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June 19, 2017 - 17:31 GMT
The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) on Monday expressed concern around the diplomatic crisis of Qatar with its Gulf region neighbours, saying that politics and sport must be separate.
Qatar’s Nasser al-Attiyah (right) and co-driver Mathhieu Baumel celebrate their Cyprus Rally win. (Photo: Gulf Times)
June 19, 2017 - 16:56 GMT
Qatar’s Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah produced another dominant performance to storm to a win at the Cyprus Rally.