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Koreans suffer short track misery, Hungary make history

Teenage star Choi Min-jeong crashed out on a miserable night for South Korea’s short track speed skaters on Thursday, as Hungary made history with their first Winter Olympics gold. The hosts, a superpower in the sport, had high hopes in all three races at a packed Gangneung Ice Arena but …

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Buhari to host Nigeria Bobsled team after Korea Games

The Nigeria Bobsled team to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea departed Saturday to the Asian country. The team is made up of Seun Adigun, Simidele Ade-agbo, Akuoma Omeoga and Ngozi Onwumere Before their departure, the Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton Federation organised a send forth party for the team …

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North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile – South Korea

North Korea fired a ballistic missile Tuesday, the South Korean media reported. “North Korea launched an unidentified ballistic missile eastward from the vicinity of Pyongsong, South Pyongan Province, at dawn today,” the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement. South Korean and U.S. authorities are analyzing the …

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Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

Solar cars begin race across Australian desert

SYDNEY, Oct 8 (Reuters) – The World Solar Challenge began on Sunday with 42 solar cars crossing Australia’s tropical north to its southern shores, a gruelling 3,000 km (1,864 mile) race through the outback. The race from the northern city of Darwin to the southern city of Adelaide is expected …

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