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Singapore bid for Asian Games 'unlikely'
SINGAPORE: A Singapore bid to host the Asian Games appeared unlikely yesterday despite its successful Southeast Asian (SEA) Games held in state-of-the-art facilities this month.
Bahrain ‘can bid for Asian Games’
A few months ago the Asian Games came to an end in Incheon, South Korea – the city whose growth was assured in modern times with the development of its port due to its natural advantage as a coastal city.
New Asian School campus inaugurated
The new Tubli campus of the Asian School was opened yesterday by Education Minister Dr Majid Al Nuaimi.
Asian teams set to kick off World Cup campaigns
SINGAPORE: Asia's heavyweight nations kick off their World Cup campaigns in some unusual places over the next six days, with a qualification revamp putting the continent's minnows in line for some painful thrashings.
Athletes return from Asian championship
BAHRAIN’S national athletics team returned home to a warm welcome following their impressive results at the recently-concluded 21st Asian Championship in Wuhan, China.
Asian sentenced for sex with minor
A MAN who had consensual sex with a 14-year-old girl and helped her run away from her family has been jailed for five years.
Asians held over drug smuggling
MANAMA: A number of Asians suspected of possessing and smuggling narcotics have been arrested, in four separate cases.
Sabah stuns Asian No. 2 in Malaysia
BAHRAINI ace Habib Sabah defeated Asian No. 2 Chung Ming Hung of Taiwan 4-2 in a Goup ‘I’ match of the 31st Asian Snooker Championship yesterday in Kuala Lumpur.
Asian sailing set for off
THE Asian Qualifying Sailing Championship will be flagged off today at 10am at Al Jazaer Beach.
Bahrainis set for Asian challenge
BAHRAIN ace Habeeb Sabah takes on Hong Kong’s Chi Wai Au today (9am Bahrain time) in a Group ‘I’ match of the 31st Asian Snooker Championship in Kuala Lumpur.

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