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We have tried to improve on all aspects, says India women's football team coach Thomas Dennerby
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We have tried to improve on all aspects, says India women's football team coach Thomas Dennerby

These friendly matches are part of the Indian team's preparations for the AFC Women's Asian Cup, which it will host in January-February next year.

Indian women's football team clinches 5-0 win over Bahrain in international friendly
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Indian women's football team clinches 5-0 win over Bahrain in international friendly

India face Chinese Taipei, who are ranked higher at 40th in the FIFA chart, on Wednesday.

Independence Day 2021: From 1866 to 1971, these five countries were also liberated on 15 August
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Independence Day 2021: From 1866 to 1971, these five countries were also liberated on 15 August

Between 1866 to 1971, Bahrain, Liechtenstein, Republic of Congo and then Korean Peninsula, besides India, gained their liberation on 15 August

Leading 800m runner Nelly Jepkosgei handed three-year ban for faking car accident to escape drug test
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Leading 800m runner Nelly Jepkosgei handed three-year ban for faking car accident to escape drug test

The Athletics Integrity Unit ruling said Jepkosgei admitted the deception after the Kenyan anti-doping agency investigated her claims.

Formula 1 set to reject Bahrain's COVID-19 vaccination offer for all teams and personnel
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Formula 1 set to reject Bahrain's COVID-19 vaccination offer for all teams and personnel

Based in the United Kingdom, like the vast majority of teams, F1 intends to remain in line with the British vaccination schedule so that its employees are not seen to be benefitting from privilege.

Saudi Arabia to open air space, land and maritime borders for Qatar with a view to ending Gulf crisis
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Saudi Arabia to open air space, land and maritime borders for Qatar with a view to ending Gulf crisis

Qatar's land border has been closed since 2017, when Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE and Bahrain launched a blockade against the Gulf State owing to its support to Islamist extremist groups

Bahrain approves use of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine; Kuwait gives nod for emergency use of Pfizer vaccine
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Bahrain approves use of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine; Kuwait gives nod for emergency use of Pfizer vaccine

Bahrain said over 7,700 signed up to take part in a trial of the Sinopharm vaccine in the Kingdom, but offered few details on the results of the study

Bahrain becomes second nation after UK to allow emergency use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine
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Bahrain becomes second nation after UK to allow emergency use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

In November, Bahrain had already granted emergency-use authorization for a Chinese vaccine made by Sinopharm and has inoculated some 6,000 people with it

Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton ‘devastated’ to miss Sakhir GP due to COVID-19
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Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton ‘devastated’ to miss Sakhir GP due to COVID-19

Hamilton faces a tight race to be able to compete in the season-ending finale in Abu Dhabi the following weekend.

Formula 1 2020: Romain Grosjean praises halo safety device after surviving horror crash during Bahrain GP
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Formula 1 2020: Romain Grosjean praises halo safety device after surviving horror crash during Bahrain GP

Grosjean, 34, trapped in his cockpit, flew under the barrier as it gave way and as his car burst into flames, splitting in two on impact, but managed to escape with only "light burns" to his hands and ankles.

Benjamin Netanyahu flew to Saudi Arabia for secret talks with MBS, Mike Pompeo: Reports
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Benjamin Netanyahu flew to Saudi Arabia for secret talks with MBS, Mike Pompeo: Reports

The reported meeting comes weeks after Israel agreed to historic US-brokered deals to normalise ties with two Saudi allies in the Gulf: the UAE and Bahrain

Bahrain's Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, one of world's longest-serving prime ministers, dies at 84
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Bahrain's Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, one of world's longest-serving prime ministers, dies at 84

Khalifa, who survived the Arab Spring protests that demanded his ouster over corruption allegations, had been receiving treatment at Mayo Clinic in the US, said Bahrain's State-run news agency

Bahrain becomes latest Arab nation to recognise Israel in US-brokered deal
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Bahrain becomes latest Arab nation to recognise Israel in US-brokered deal

The announcement came less than a week before Trump hosts a ceremony to mark the establishment of full relations between Israel and the UAE

Formula 1: Mugello to host Ferrari's 1,000th race on debut, Russian GP also added to 2020 calendar
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Formula 1: Mugello to host Ferrari's 1,000th race on debut, Russian GP also added to 2020 calendar

Mugello will be the fourth Italian circuit to host a championship grand prix, after Monza, Imola and the Pescara road course.

Expat quota bill set to impact 8 lakh Indians in Kuwait; foreign workers in Gulf bear brunt of coronavirus pandemic
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Expat quota bill set to impact 8 lakh Indians in Kuwait; foreign workers in Gulf bear brunt of coronavirus pandemic

According to the draft expat quota bill, Indians, currently the largest expat community in Kuwait with a population of 1.45 million, should not exceed 15 percent of the population

Fourth edition of Asian Youth Para Games to be held in Bahrain in December 2021
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Fourth edition of Asian Youth Para Games to be held in Bahrain in December 2021

An estimated 800 athletes under 20 years of age are expected to compete in nine sports including athletics, badminton, powerlifting, swimming and table tennis.

India slotted in Pot 3 for AFC U-16 Championship draw scheduled for Thursday
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India slotted in Pot 3 for AFC U-16 Championship draw scheduled for Thursday

India qualified for the U-16 finals after finishing top of Group B in Tashkent.

Formula 1 looks to add races to European season as more cancellations in store due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Formula 1 looks to add races to European season as more cancellations in store due to COVID-19 pandemic

The current schedule features eight races, all in Europe, but with the sport hoping for a season of between 15 and 18 rounds.

Formula 1 2020: Bahrain GP to take place behind closed doors with coronavirus cases on the rise in Gulf nation
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Formula 1 2020: Bahrain GP to take place behind closed doors with coronavirus cases on the rise in Gulf nation

The Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix this month will be held without fans in attendance due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, organisers said on Sunday.