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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.

Iran's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi who downplayed coronavirus fears tests positive for illness himself; Tehran sees rise in new case
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Iran's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi who downplayed coronavirus fears tests positive for illness himself; Tehran sees rise in new case

The head of an Iranian government task force on the coronavirus who had urged the public not to overreact about its spread has tested positive for the illness himself, authorities said on Tuesday.

Coronavirus outbreak: Iran lawmaker claims 50 dead in city of Qom; officials deny claim, say 12 deaths so far
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Coronavirus outbreak: Iran lawmaker claims 50 dead in city of Qom; officials deny claim, say 12 deaths so far

Neighboring countries have reported infections from travelers from Iran in recent days, prompting several to shut their borders to Iranian citizens

Palestine cuts ties with Israel, US after Arab League rejects Donald Trump's peace plan; blueprint proposes turning over key West Bank parts to Jerusalem
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Palestine cuts ties with Israel, US after Arab League rejects Donald Trump's peace plan; blueprint proposes turning over key West Bank parts to Jerusalem

The Palestinian Authority has cut all ties with the United States and Israel, including those relating to security, after rejecting a West Asia peace plan presented by US President Donald Trump.

Arabian Gulf Cup kicks off in Qatar with Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain among participants as strained relations appear to improve
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Arabian Gulf Cup kicks off in Qatar with Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain among participants as strained relations appear to improve

The Arabian Gulf Cup kicks off on Tuesday in Qatar, with teams from its neighbouring nations set to play, in a sign that relations with the host nation — which also hosts the World Cup in 2022 — may be improving after a two-year freeze.

Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain football federations confirm participation in Arabian Gulf Cup in Qatar signalling end to diplomatic feud
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Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain football federations confirm participation in Arabian Gulf Cup in Qatar signalling end to diplomatic feud

The announcements signal a possible easing of the bitter rift between Doha and the Riyadh-led group, which had imposed bans on shipping, trade, direct flights, overflights and land crossings with Qatar

Israel not responsible for Palestine's suffering, says Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner as Ramallah faces financial crisis
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Israel not responsible for Palestine's suffering, says Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner as Ramallah faces financial crisis

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, and senior adviser, told the Future Investment Initiative conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh

World Athletics Championships 2019: Organising committee blames late-evening start times, political boycott of Qatar for sparse crowd in stadium
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Organising committee blames late-evening start times, political boycott of Qatar for sparse crowd in stadium

The absence of cheering fans meant that the USA team which won the inaugural 4x400 metres mixed relay title on Sunday opted not to run a lap of honour

World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to prove preparedness for 2022 FIFA World Cup amidst rising tensions in Gulf region
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to prove preparedness for 2022 FIFA World Cup amidst rising tensions in Gulf region

The Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have enforced an economic blockade on Qatar and have sent just a handful of athletes to the World Championships

World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to work past diplomatic spats, unfinished public transport in rehearsal for 2022 FIFA World Cup
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Hosts Qatar look to work past diplomatic spats, unfinished public transport in rehearsal for 2022 FIFA World Cup

The 10-day event in Qatar's capital Doha will be a key test ahead of the football extravaganza in the gas-rich Gulf monarchy

AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers: Sridarth, Shubho Paul shine in India's dominant 5-0 victory over Bahrain
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AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers: Sridarth, Shubho Paul shine in India's dominant 5-0 victory over Bahrain

India continued its impressive show in the AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers by thrashing Bahrain 5-0 to notch up its second big win in the tournament in Tashkent on Friday.

2020 AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers: India coach Bibiano Fernandes warns against complacency after 12-match unbeaten run
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2020 AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers: India coach Bibiano Fernandes warns against complacency after 12-match unbeaten run

The India U-16 side made short work of Turkmenistan 5-0 in their opening match of the qualifiers, and courtesy the result they are on an unbeaten run of 12 matches.

Imran Khan pens NYT op-ed on J&K, says talks with India only after it reverses special status decision
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Imran Khan pens NYT op-ed on J&K, says talks with India only after it reverses special status decision

In an opinion piece in The New York Times on Thursday, Imran Khan again warned that if the world does nothing to stop India's decision on Kashmir, the two nuclear-armed countries will get ever closer to a "direct military confrontation."