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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Jews in Sochi, Russia remember 1972 attack at Munich Summer Olympics

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 12:32am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post in Sochi Israeli athletes murdered by terrorists at 1972 Summer Olympics remembered Jews recall Munich killings at Sochi Games They gathered in sorrow and celebration, ... Summer Olympics team hostage. Before the attack was over, 11 Israelis and a German policeman were dead. In the Soviet Union at the time, Russian Jews were trying to emigrate, despondent over ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Squash officials refuse to give up on their Olympic dream

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:08pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... refuse to give upon their Olympic dream Squash hasn't given up hope of being included at the 2020 Olympics with top official Heather Deayton encouraged by IOC president Thomas Bach's moves to add flexibility to the sports programme for the Tokyo Games. "We have not given up hope. In fact, we have our fingers crossed squash will still be played at the 2020 Olympics now ...

  3. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping's appearance on CCTV marks end to party conclave

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:30am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Television's prime time news programme Xinwen Lianbo showed a smiling Xi touring the training venue of the Chinese delegation to the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, Jiangsu. Xi is expected to attend ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong pair aim to survive 'trial by fire' at Youth Olympics

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 10:25pm by Kevin Kung

    ... The second edition of the Youth Olympic Games begin on Saturday night in Nanjing with what is promising to be an impressive opening ceremony as the main body of the Hong Kong delegation arrived ... we arrived, about 22 degrees Celsius. It is much hotter today, but we can still manage." Nanjing is well known for its hot summers, and is frequently described as one of the "four ...


    Inside Incheon: Strewth mate! We love Australia, but stay out of the Asian Games

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 11:21pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... soon, the Olympic Council of Asia told us on Sunday. The big boss of the Asian Olympic movement, Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah not only turned up 19 hours late for his opening press conference, ... at a regional level before the Olympics. I suspect this is one reason why the OCA is moving towards relaxing its rules. A few years ago, this same subject was raised and knocked back. But China might ...

  6. China to attend Games in record numbers

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the State Sports General Administration and vice-chairman of the China Olympic Committee, said yesterday the delegation would include more than 900 athletes, who would take part in 41 of the 42 sports. Hurdler Liu Xiang, swimming world champion Zhang Ning, Beijing Olympic badminton gold medallist Lin Dan and table tennis gold medalist Ma Lin will lead the squad. The only sport missing ...

  7. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Spring-summer 2015 trends from London

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 01:20pm by Jing Zhang

    ... street styles these days, but as the fashion at the spring-summer 2015 shows prove, the city is just as good at doing polished and romantic. There's nothing like a bit of rough ... The exotic glamour, the vibrant tropical Balinese print dresses, batik and ikat patterns on silks all transport you to Williamson's favourite time of year- a long, hot, languid summer. Mary ...

  8. 1b yuan Olympics profit excludes venues' construction cost

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The mainland says it made an operating profit of 1 billion yuan (HK$1.13 billion) hosting the Beijing Olympics- but the figure excludes the construction cost for the venues, ... on the scale of spending since Beijing won the bid in 2001. The report said the organising committee for the Beijing Olympics (Bocog) had made 20.5 billion yuan in revenue by March 15 this year, 800 ...

  9. With a new identity come new questions

    Posted Aug 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and few clouds, one can see the Ling Long Pagoda, flashing proudly in an array of rainbow colours. The 160-metre broadcast tower is the only building in the Olympic Park that is tall enough ... 'The Olympic venues extended the city's important central axis to the north,' said Niu Yantao, an official guide at the Bell Tower. For Beijing, last year's Olympic Games ...

  10. News - China - SPORT

    Beijing makes final three on shortlist for Winter Olympics in 2022

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:15am by WU NAN, AP

    ... stadium, to be built west of the Beijing Olympic Park, and a downhill race track in Yanqing county in Beijing's northwest. Beijing- bidding to become the first city to host both the summer ... Wu Nan and Associated Press Beijing makes final three for Winter Olympics Beijing is one of three cities still in the troubled race to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Almaty in Kazakhstan ...




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