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Egypt’s weightlifter Ahmed Saad comes 11st at world championship

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (MENA) – Egyptian Weightlifter Ahmed Saad occupied Thursday the 11st place in the men’s 62-kg category at…
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World Cup draw offers welcome distraction for Russia

MOSCOW, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Russia will host the 2018 World Cup draw on Friday, the glittering ceremony providing a…
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Panama World Cup bow owes much to old hands and Gomez magic

30 November 2017: If your country's national team has never qualified for the World Cup, they could do worse than…
Middle East news

World women empowerment group extends efforts to Egypt

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Egypt's May Abdel Asim has been appointed by a world women empowerment group as one…
Politics

Qatar grants $15M bribes to South American officials for World Cup

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Qatar offered approximately $15 million to South American officials ahead of the FIFA executive committee…
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Cuper: we will not go to the World Cup to participate only

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Egypt’s national team head coach, Hector Cuper, assured that the Pharaohs will not travel to…
Middle East news

Youth min. heads for Moscow to attend World Cup Draw

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: Youth and Sports Minister Khaled Abdel Aziz left for Moscow on Wednesday to attend the…
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FIFA unveils Yashin-themed poster for Russia’s 2018 World Cup

MOSCOW – 28 November 2017: FIFA presented the official poster for next year's World Cup finals in Moscow on Tuesday,…
Politics

Qatar bribes for votes to host 2022 World Cup

CAIRO – 28 November 2017: U.S. and Brazilian prosecutors have revealed that Qatar paid $22 million to the former president…
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Barrett wins back-to-back World Player of Year awards

LONDON, Nov 26 (Reuters) – New Zealand flyhalf Beauden Barrett joined an elite trio of All Black greats when he…
Middle East news

A new Guinness World Records for an Egyptian woman

CAIRO- 27 November 2017:Under supervision of Guinness World Records, a press conference will be held to award a new World…
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Infantino vows to fight doping and racism in 2018 World Cup

CAIRO – 27 November 2017: FIFA President Gianni Infantino pledged to take firm action against doping and racism during the…
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Basketball – Egypt defeats Morocco in World Cup qualifiers

CAIRO – 26 November 2017: The Egyptian Basketball Team finished the first stage of the first phase of qualifying for…
Lifestyle

Objects that silently witnessed acts of GBV around the world

CAIRO – 26 November 2017: In the International 16-Day campaign of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) from November 25 –…
Middle East news

Facing hurdles, Russia gears up to host World Cup

MOSCOW – 26 November 2017: Russia is gearing up to host the World Cup for the first time while facing…
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