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29-Jan-2020 Sharjah

UAE’s WomenChampions Aiming for Gold at AWST 2020

Sportswomen from across the UAE, the host country of the fifth Arab Women’s Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, are gearing up to compete with athletes from 18 Arab countries  in nine sports categories, aiming for a haul of gold medals. Organised by the Sharjah...

22-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Lebanon and the Comoros confirm participation in AWST 2020

In keeping with its commitment to offering sportswomen a platform to compete and showcase their talents, the Supreme Organising Committee of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020 has announced the participation ofthe Lebanese Republic and Union of...

21-Jan-2020 Davos, Switzerland

Mansukh Mandaviya participates in the Round-table of UNAIDS

The Union Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) and Chemical & Fertilizers Mansukh Mandaviya today participated in the High-level roundtable of UNAIDS (The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS) on the theme Access for all: Leveraging Innovations,...

14-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Tunisia banking on team sports eventsat AWST 2020

Tunisian sportswomen are gearingfor the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, determined to make their mark in basketball and volleyball. The largest women’s sporting event in the Arab world, AWST 2020will be organised by the Sharjah...

12-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Algeria geared up to maintain its reigning position at AWST 2020

Algeria, the nation that reigned supreme in the last two editions of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), is gearing up to once again dominate the Arab world’s largest contest for sportswomen, at the tournament’s upcoming fifth edition, which runs from February...

11-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Syria expected to clinch top honours at AWST 2020

Syrian sportswomen are intensifying training in preparationto compete in the categories of volleyball and karate in the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, the largest pan-Arab sporting event dedicated to women in the region.Organised...

08-Jan-2020 Sharjah

10 Arab nations will lock horns in AWST’s karate competitions

Ten out of the 16 Arab nations participating in the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), are gearing up to battle it out and emerge as champions in the karate category. This is the highest-ever participation witnessed by this category...

30-Dec-2019 Sharjah

AWST 2020 Acquires Four Top Partners

The Supreme Organising Committee (SOC) of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), signed 4 strategic partnerships which includeTilal Properties, Bee'ah, Air Arabia, and Fast Building Contracting LLC, to support and sponsor the fifth edition of AWST which...

25-Nov-2019 Birmingham (UK)

Captain Amarinder Singh Calls For Peace & Friendship With Pakistan

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday night strongly advocated peace and friendship with Pakistan to enable both countries to move forward towards development and progress, but made it clear that India would not allow ISI-backed forces such...

18-Nov-2019 Singapore

HPKVN participates in Workshop organized by ITE in Singapore

A workshop is being organized in Singapore by Institute of Technical Education (ITE) of Singapore from 17-21 November, 2019. Industry and Technical Education Minister Bikram  Singh represented Himachal Pradesh Kaushal Vikas Nigam (HPKVN) in the workshop.Bikram...

14-Nov-2019 Brasilia

Narendra Modi proposes first meeting of BRICS Water Ministers in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Plenary session of XI BRICS Summit in Brazil today. Heads of states of other BRICS countries, also addressed the Plenary session.Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister said that the theme of this summit - "Economic...

14-Nov-2019 Brasilia

Narendra Modi Meets Vladimir Putin at 11th BRICS Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS summit at Brasilia on 13 November 2019. This is the 4th time the two leaders have met this year.During the meeting both leaders reviewed...

14-Nov-2019 Brasilia

Narendra Modi Meets Xi Jinping at 11th BRICS Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS summit at Brasilia on 13 November 2019.President Xi Jinping conveyed his deep appreciation to PM for hosting him at the 2nd Informal...

14-Nov-2019 Brasilia

Narendra Modi Meets Jair Messias Bolsonaro at 11th BRICS Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Jair Messias Bolsonaro, President of the Federative Republic of Brazil on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS summit at Brasilia on 13 November 2019.Prime Minister Modi invited the President of Brazil to be the Chief Guest at the...

11-Nov-2019 Abu Dhabi

Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates the India Pavilion at the ADIPEC

Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan today inaugurated the India Pavilion at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and  Conference (ADIPEC). The India Pavilion has been set up by 9 Indian Oil & Gas...

03-Nov-2019 Thailand

PM attends Aditya Birla Group Golden Jubilee Celebrations in Thailand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the celebrations marking 50 years of operation of Aditya Birla Group in Thailand today. Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, Shri Kumar Mangalam Birla, expressed his gratitude to the Prime Minister for joining the Group’s...

31-Oct-2019 Maldives

Marriott International Debuts JW Marriott Maldives RESORT & SPA

JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced the opening of JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa on Vagaru island, Shaviyani atoll in the Maldives. The opening marks the debut of Marriott International’s iconic JW Marriott brand in...

30-Oct-2019 New York

High dose of O-T-C niacin supplement linked to blindness

Researchers have found that severe vision loss from a self-prescribed high dose of over-the-counter(OTC) niacin is linked to injury of a specific cell type in a patient''s eye.Niacin, also known as vitamin B3, is used for lowering hyperlipidemia or cholesterol and...

30-Oct-2019 Brisbane

2nd T2OI: Australia hammer Sri Lanka by 9 wickets, win series

Opener David Warner and Steven Smith''s respective unbeaten half-centuries powered Australia to a thumping nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second contest of the three-match T20I series here on Wednesday. Chasing a paltry 118-run target, the duo comfortably...

30-Oct-2019 Islamabad

Pak issues coin to mark Guru Nanak''s 550th birth anniversary

The Pakistan government has issued a Rs 50 commemorative coin to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev - the founder of the Sikh religion.The coin issued on Tuesday will be available for the devotees visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara next month...

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