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Despite a dazzling performance at the Special Olympics, prejudices hound people with intellectual disabilities
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Great Britain could host the "best ever" Special Olympics if the UK government backs a bid, according to organisers.
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BEIJING (AP) — A massive explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China with a long record of safety violations has killed at least 44 people and injured..
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The Black Meteors boss sheds light on his aspirations for the team ahead of their U-23 Afcon qualifier against Gabon on Saturday
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Diksha needs top class coaching to really carve out a name in pro golf. But the real challenge for India and Indian golfers to make a mark in the Olympics would..
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Historic high for India
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The head of delegation for Team Ireland at the Special Olympics Summer Games in Abu Dhabi has said she hopes people turn out at Dublin Airport tomorrow afternoon..
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Shauna Hogan was labelled a swimming "health and safety risk" but became a Special Olympics champion.
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(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) style="font-family:Calibri"> Abu-Dhabi, Mar 21, 2019, SPA -- The Saudi Special Olympics mission collected 40 medals as it concluded..
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Rich haul of medals for Indians
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John Cronin, the co-founder of John’s Crazy Socks, has been named Entrepreneur of the Year by the Long Island Chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EONY..
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The last time Yemen participated at the Special Olympics World Games was 10 years ago in US.
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(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Among the 190 nations and 7,500 athletes who participated at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, an international event that..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHBI, 21st March, 2019 (WAM) -- A series of social initiatives that will establish the legacy of Special Olympics World..
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Steelers CB Joe Haden served as an ambassador for the Special Olympics and hosted two flag football camps in Abu Dhabi.
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Team USA was up big over Canada, but Matt Millett closed the game out with a bang
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The United Arab Emirates’ aim in hosting this year’s Special Olympics was to make it the most inclusive Games yet – which meant having people with..
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VISTA, Calif. (AP) — There’s always been a rebelliousness and a bit of an attitude to skateboarding, and now there’s credibility. That’s what being added..
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(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) ABU DHABI, March 20 (KUNA) -- Kuwait handball and badminton teams won Wednesday four medals, two silver and two bronze, at..
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Ruairidh Brown and Alistair Graham took top spots in races around Abu Dhabi’s F1 Yas Marina Racetrack in blistering heat and swirling wind.
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 20th March, 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) DUBAI, 20th March 2019 (WAM) - Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed..
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[UAE], Mar 19 (ANI): India's special Olympics athlete Jitendra Pawal faced many hardships while preparing for the Special Olympics World Games, but the 19-year..
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Harrison Lovett - who is registered blind - won a silver in judo
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When Sylvester Vermillion started powerlifting five years ago, he discovered that he was stronger than he thought he was -- and at the Special Olympics World..
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India got the maximum number of gold medals in roller skating with 13 gold, 20 silver, and 16 bronze medals.
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At the Special Olympics World Games, the world comes together to give intellectually challenged athletes the opportunity to push limits and break barriers..
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Abu Dhabi is currently filled with stories of courage and perseverance, but one, in particular, has produced tears of joy: that of a 31-year-old Senegalese..
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The Law and District AAC member led the race in the 30-degree heat until the very last lap, before finishing fourth.
3 days ago • Daily Record
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The UAE consolidated its position among the top 10 countries and sit sixth in the medal standings of the Special Olympics World Games..
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Team Ireland take their total number of medal wins at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi to 57.
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HONG KONG (AP) — Kenneth To, a swimmer who won a silver medal for Australia at the 2013 world championships, has died after becoming ill while training in..
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(MENAFN - Arab Times) The victorious Kuwait team with officials Kuwait's soccer team won gold medal with a 3-1 victory over Nepal in the 15th World Special..
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Frances Smiley celebrated turning 20 by landing a silver in the ladies’ singles at the Special Olympics World Games.
3 days ago • Daily Record
Alabama teen brings home gold in Special Olympics, Florida lawmaker looks to move state capital, and more
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[UAE], Mar 19 (ANI): An Abu Dhabi-based NGO has set up a project at the sidelines of the ongoing Special Olympics World Games 2019 here, where specially-abled..
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Special Olympics UAE national director Talal Al Hashemi said it was a great achievement but there is more to come.
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Before leaving for the Special Olympics World Games, Jamaican sprinters Obrian McFarlane and Daeshawn Green received words of wisdom from Bolt at a send-off..
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More than her three medals at the ongoing Special Olympics, Priyanka is elated to meet athletes from various countries. The special child who was shunned by her..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 18th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The Kuwaiti women's athletics and bowling teams won on Sunday seven medals at the..
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Alastair Kemley took silver in the pommel horse and bronze in the rings at the games in Abu Dhabi.
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 18th March, 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 18th March, 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy..
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After waiting anxiously for the results to appear on the big screen, the Indian flag finally soared high in the noisy hall at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition..
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In the wake of the deadly shootings on Friday at two mosques in Christchurch, athletes from Special Olympics New Zealand and Special Olympics UAE, along with..
5 days ago • New Zealand Herald
The AI Driving Olympics (AI-DO) is a competition focused around AI for self-driving cars. It made its debut in December 2018, at the machine learning..
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[UAE], Mar 17 (ANI): Emirati bowling star Saleh Al Marri wants to make a big impact at the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 in honour of "Abu Khalid".
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 17th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The UAE's Hamda Al Hosani will have to make room for another medal in her cabinet..
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Andrew Macintyre's Abu Dhabi medal tally included two golds and proud mum said it was the 'absolute best present she could wish for'.
5 days ago • Daily Record
Rugby World Cup and Olympics host launches emergency survey of builders sparked by suspicions of hoarding
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(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) In a moving show of solidarity and tolerance, Special Olympics athletes from the UAE and New Zealand gathered and held hands at the..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 17th March 2019 (WAM) - For Syeda Kazim, winning a bronze medal at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019,..
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[UAE], Mar 17 (ANI): Hosts UAE on Saturday added two more gold medals to its tally as the unified female basketball team (division 1) and traditional female team..
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At the last World Games, held at Los Angeles, the women's team won bronze. This time around, the coaches have pinned hopes on the in-form men's team to bag..
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Rajesh Yellappa Adekar is overjoyed to be at the Special Olympics, a place where athletes like him are not treated as a rejected lot but everything is screaming..
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(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 16th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy, DoE, the government entity in charge of ensuring..
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· The $25 billion Hudson Yards megadevelopment had its grand opening on March 15. 
· The entire 28-acre project is set to be completed in 2024.
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County Down swimmer Emma Carlisle wins Ireland's first medal at the 2019 Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi.
1 week ago • BBC News
With an overall haul of six medals, the UAE sits in sixth position.
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Company Takes Top Honor for Outstanding Benefits Program

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Revenue Analytics received the 2019 Top Workplaces..
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After playing a 7-a-side match at the Zayed Sports City, Drogba felt overwhelmed by the generosity and the energy levels of athletes who have intellectual..
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Dr. James “Jim” Raman, an orthodontist who competed on Season 25 contestant of CBS’ “Amazing Race,” has died. He was 42.

Raman — who..
1 week ago • The Wrap

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