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Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder drug, is banned

Posted by on 13/12/2017
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Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder drug, is banned

Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder drug, is banned

PARIS: Asthma drug salbutamol, for which four time Tour de France winner Chris Froome returned a test revealing twice the permissible amount, is widely used in cycling circles. What is salbutamol? Widely prescribed as Ventolin in inhaler form to treat asthma as a fast action method of opening airways to and from the lungs at […]

Late Sheikh Fahad Al-Salem shooting tournament begins tomorrow

Posted by on 12/12/2017
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Late Sheikh Fahad Al-Salem shooting tournament begins tomorrow

Late Sheikh Fahad Al-Salem shooting tournament begins tomorrow

KUWAIT: Kuwait Shooting Sporting Club with the support of Sheikha Latifa Al-Fahad Al-Salem Al-Sabah will organize the annual tournament of the Late Sheikh Fahad Al-Salem shooting tournament. Starting tomorrow in the Olympic skeet, trap, double trap, 10m air pistol and rifle, 50m pistol and rifle, in addition to the Olympic archery with the participation of […]

Thousands participate in NBK’s Walkathon titled ‘We’re Stronger… With Every Step’

Posted by on 10/12/2017
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Thousands participate in NBK’s Walkathon titled ‘We’re Stronger… With Every Step’

Thousands participate in NBK’s Walkathon titled ‘We’re Stronger… With Every Step’

NBK’s annual walkathon exceed all expectations KUWAIT: Amidst a carnival-like atmosphere, nine thousands of male and female enthusiastic participants of all age groups on Saturday took to the smooth course of National Bank of Kuwait (NBK’s) Annual Walkathon titled “We’re Stronger… With Every Step”. Thousands of cheering supporters and spectators and media lined the racing […]

Olympic ban opens chasm between Russia’s athletes and leaders

Posted by on 09/12/2017
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Olympic ban opens chasm between Russia’s athletes and leaders

Olympic ban opens chasm between Russia’s athletes and leaders

Doping allegations against Russia invented by US: Putin MOSCOW: The International Olympic Committee’s decision to ban Russia from the 2018 Winter Games over state-orchestrated doping has created an unprecedented split between the country’s athletes and politicians. On Wednesday, President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia would not boycott next year’s Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, nor […]

Tokyo 2020 unveils bug-eyed the Olympic mascot hopefuls

Posted by on 07/12/2017
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Tokyo 2020 unveils bug-eyed the Olympic mascot hopefuls

Tokyo 2020 unveils bug-eyed the Olympic mascot hopefuls

TOKYO: Tokyo Olympic organizers unveiled a shortlist of three official 2020 Games mascots yesterday-from bug-eyed cartoon heroes to cuddly raccoons. The Olympic and Paralympic designs, which celebrate the themes of harmony, diversity and resilience, were unveiled by pupils at a Tokyo elementary school. After a bungled rollout of the official Olympic logo that led to […]

Who will be crowned the 2017 King of Drift?

Posted by on 07/12/2017
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Who will be crowned the 2017 King of Drift?

Who will be crowned the 2017 King of Drift?

Kuwait to host Red Bull Car Park Drift, for the first time, today The time is upon us! After seven months since the kick off of the Red Bull Car Park Drift Series in Kuwait, in May, the series is back to Kuwait for the final that will welcome elite drifters competing for the crown […]

Cotto bows out of boxing with loss to Ali

Posted by on 03/12/2017
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Cotto bows out of boxing with loss to Ali

Cotto bows out of boxing with loss to Ali

NEW YORK: Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto goes out a warrior, but not a winner, after dropping a unanimous 12-round decision Saturday to Sadam Ali in a world title fight he vowed would be his last. Before adoring fans at Madison Square Garden, the 37-year-old Cotto just didn’t have enough against his 29-year-old opponent. Ali seized […]

First sporting shooting championship concludes

Posted by on 03/12/2017
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First sporting shooting championship concludes

First sporting shooting championship concludes

All facilities will be made available to form national team KUWAIT: The first sporting shooting championship was held at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic shooting complex in which a large number of shooters participated in this exciting sport. The closing ceremony was held in the presence of the president of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Eng […]

Burgan Bank concludes Kuwait National Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 02/12/2017
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Burgan Bank concludes Kuwait National Arabian Horse Festival

Burgan Bank concludes Kuwait National Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: As one of the elite sponsors of Kuwait’s famed sport, Burgan Bank announces the final winners of the Kuwait National Arabian Horse Festival 2017. This sponsorship falls in line with Burgan Bank’s commitment to supporting valuable traditions and preserving the history and breed of Arabian horses as part of the Kuwaiti and Arab cultural […]

Australia edges England 6-0 in brutal World Cup final

Posted by on 02/12/2017
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Australia edges England 6-0 in brutal World Cup final

Australia edges England 6-0 in brutal World Cup final

Kangaroos’ 11th World Cup title and first on home soil BRISBANE: Mal Meninga became the first Australian to win the Rugby League World Cup as a player and a coach, guiding the Kangaroos to a 6-0 win over England in a brutal, defense-oriented final. For skipper Cameron Smith, the win meant back-to-back World Cup titles […]

KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 27/11/2017
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KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) participated in the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival organized by Bait Al Arab Kuwait Stud Show Arena as part of its continuing efforts to support the major events and forums held in Kuwait, especially sport-related events. The festival attracts huge number of visitors from the GCC and other Arab Countries. […]

Bottas beats Hamilton to win season-ending Abu Dhabi GP

Posted by on 26/11/2017
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Bottas beats Hamilton to win season-ending Abu Dhabi GP

Bottas beats Hamilton to win season-ending Abu Dhabi GP

ABU DHABI: Valtteri Bottas won the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from pole position yesterday, beating his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton as Formula One’s season finale petered out into a procession. The Finnish driver comfortably secured the third win of his F1 career, all this season since joining from Williams. It was his 22nd career […]

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