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ASIAN GAMES, Cricket: Nepali Women team humiliated in cricket Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Incheon, South Korea: Defeating Nepal in the fourth quarterfinal at the newly built stadium, Bangladesh women go one step forward to inscribe their names in the medals’ tally, as none of country's athletes have managed the glory so far, on the sixth day into the games. Put into bat, Bangladesh..

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AFC President’s Cup – Muhadow’s hattrick knocks MMC Out Monday, September 22nd, 2014

KATHMANDU: The journey ends for MMC as they register a victory in the first match but a defeat in the group stage of final round of AFC president’s cup match played at Colombo means MMC are out of the race. Muhadow scored a hat-trick for a winning side, while Sujal Shrestha knocked a single..

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What a shot: farming potatoes in Nepal to first gold for India Sunday, September 21st, 2014

By Mihir Vasavda, Incheon, south Korea: Just eight years ago, a teenaged Jitu Rai was growing paddy, potatoes and corn on his family farm in a tiny village in eastern Nepal. And on Saturday he was standing on top of the podium, receiving India’s first gold medal of the 2014 Asian Games. As the..

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China’s Li Na announces her retirement from tennis Friday, September 19th, 2014

BY BEN BLANCHARD, BEIJING (Reuters): China's Li Na, Asia's only grand slam singles champion, announced her retirement from tennis on Friday, succumbing to the effect of long-term knee injuries. A former French Open winner and the reigning Australian Open champion, Li said her troublesome knees,..

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Asian Games: Nepal lose to Kuwait 5-0 Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

KATHMANDU: Nepal face another humiliating defeat in Incheon Asian game as they go 5-0 down to Kuwait, conceding four in the later half of the game. Captain Alsanea scored three times to complete his hat trick while Alhamadan and Faisal scored a goal each in Kuwait’s huge victory. Nepal that..

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I have the best squad in Europe :: insists Ancelotti Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

MADRID, (AFP): Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has said he wouldn't swap his squad for any other in Europe as Los Blancos prepare to begin their defence of the Champions League against Basel on Tuesday. Madrid have suffered a horror start to the new season as they already trail Barcelona by six..

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6th Int’l Karate Competition kicks off

KATHMANDU: The Sixth International Karate Competition has kicked off in Attariya, Kailali, today. Minister for Health and Population Khagaraj Adhikari inaugurated the three-day-long event organized by Gojuriyo Karate Organization. Players from Nepal, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka would..

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Iraq defeats Nepal 4-0

KATHMANDU: Nepal national U-23 footballers suffered huge 4-0 defeated at the hands of Iraq national U-23 in their inaugural match of the Incheon, Asian Games on Sunday at Incheon Stadium, Korea. Bonyan Bashar Resan, Younus Mahmood Ali Bahjat scored apiece in the big victory of Iraq while Nepal's..

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Death by Video: Morrison Combats Refugees By Film Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Caught in the backwater of the world’s existence, Australia struggles for relevance in various ways. It might show itself a leader in creating a sovereign fund (too..