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Narae Kim

Interview: Iraqi archers ignore dangers in pursuit of gold

Sep 28 2014

INCHEON South Korea Speeding cars tear past just metres away, kicking up dust and sand and noise, while the sun beats down remorselessly on the archers standing by the side of the road.

Iraqi archers ignore dangers in pursuit of gold

Sep 28 2014

INCHEON South Korea Speeding cars tear past just meters away, kicking up dust and sand and noise, while the sun beats down remorselessly on the archers standing by the side of the road.

Games-South Korea seal soccer semi berth with win over Japan

Sep 28 2014

INCHEON, South Korea, Sept 28 Skipper Jang Hyun-soo powered home a late penalty to give South Korea a deserved 1-0 win over rivals Japan in the men's soccer quarter-finals of the Asian Games on Sunday.

Archers take aim at basketball's hijab ban

Sep 26 2014

INCHEON South Korea Banned by basketball's governing body and a source of controversy at the Asian Games, hijabs were worn freely at the archery tournament in Incheon on Friday as athletes struggled to comprehend how a headscarf could cause such an uproar.

Archers take aim at basketball's hijab ban

Sep 26 2014

INCHEON South Korea Banned by basketball's governing body and a source of controversy at the Asian Games, hijabs were worn freely at the archery tournament in Incheon on Friday as athletes struggled to comprehend how a headscarf could cause such an uproar.

Afghan beach volleyball grows with the Games, says coach

Sep 25 2014

INCHEON South Korea Afghanistan's beach volleyball teams have missed out on the reward of a new car after finishing out of the medals at the Asian Games, but they are happy with the experience, media exposure and ill-fitting sunglasses they found in South Korea.

Afghan beach volleyball grows with the Games, says coach

Sep 25 2014

INCHEON South Korea Afghanistan's beach volleyball teams have missed out on the reward of a new car after finishing out of the medals at the Asian Games, but they are happy with the experience, media exposure and ill-fitting sunglasses they found in South Korea.

Afghan beach volleyball grows with the Games, says coach

Sep 25 2014

INCHEON South Korea Afghanistan's beach volleyball teams have missed out on the reward of a new car after finishing out of the medals at the Asian Games, but they are happy with the experience, media exposure and ill-fitting sunglasses they found in South Korea.

Games-Afghan beach volleyball grows with the Games, says coach

Sep 24 2014

INCHEON, South Korea, Sept 25 Afghanistan's beach volleyball teams have missed out on the reward of a new car after finishing out of the medals at the Asian Games, but they are happy with the experience, media exposure and ill-fitting sunglasses they found in South Korea.

S.Korea aims to nearly double cigarette prices to combat smoking

Sep 11 2014

SEOUL South Korea on Thursday proposed a tax hike as early as next year that would nearly double cigarette prices as the government tries to reduce one of the world's highest smoking rates among adult males.

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