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'Gem of India': Sports fraternity wishes Bajrang Punia as wrestler turns 27

Yahoo Daily News 26 Feb 2021
Asiad and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia is one of the top wrestlers from India at present and he is one of the strongest bets for bagging a medal at the upcoming Summer Games in Tokyo ... Before the Tokyo Olympics, Punia will be getting a good taste of international competition at the Matteo Pellicone in Rome ... Tokyo Olympics 2020.
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FDA approves storage of Pfizer COVID-19 vials at normal freezer temperature

Yahoo Daily News 26 Feb 2021
Read full article. Agence France-Presse26 February 2021, 7.39 am·1-min read ... The move loosens a previous requirement that the vaccine should be stored at ultra-low temperatures, between -112 and -76 degrees Fahrenheit (-80 to -60 degrees Celsius) ... Japan begins COVID-19 vaccination drive amid concerns about shortfall, delayed Tokyo Olympics ... .
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About 1,000 Olympics volunteers quit this month in wake of furer over president

Metro USA 25 Feb 2021
TOKYO (Reuters) – About 1,000 Olympics volunteers have quit over the past month, organisers said, during which time organising committee president Yoshiro Mori quit due to sexist remarks and a new president was chosen to replace him ... Tokyo 2020 Olympics organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori announces his resignation.
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Tokyo Olympics hit with another setback as 1,000 volunteers QUIT over worries about coronavirus and ...

The Daily Mail 25 Feb 2021
Volunteers are the backbone of any Games, performing everything from guiding people to venues, translating and driving visitors around. A significant drop in their numbers could be another hurdle for Tokyo 2020, already hit by an unprecedented year-long postponement and a lack of public support fueled by concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.
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About 1,000 Olympics volunteers quit this month in wake of furor over president

The Philadelphia Inquirer 25 Feb 2021
Volunteers are the backbone of any Games, performing everything from guiding people to venues, translating and driving visitors around.
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Decision over foreign spectators could be made by May, says IOC president Thomas Bach

Yahoo Daily News 25 Feb 2021
Read full article. Agence France-Presse25 February 2021, 7.33 am·2-min read. Lausanne ... The Games, postponed from last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, are scheduled to open in Tokyo on 23 July ... Also See. Tokyo Olympics 2020. Japan begins COVID-19 vaccination drive amid Summer Games worries. Tokyo Olympics 2020 ... Tokyo Olympics 2020 ... TRENDING ... .
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Japan’s vaccination chief says Tokyo Olympics not in his planning

Metro USA 24 Feb 2021
TOKYO (Reuters) – The minister overseeing Japan’s vaccination programme said on Wednesday that the Summer Olympics in Tokyo were not part of his planning. Japan launched its inoculation drive last week ...
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Won't allow foreign athletes to be inconvenienced by quarantine rules: Kiren Rijiju

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021
Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has planned to host an Asian boxing championships somewhere around April while the prestigious India Open badminton tournament, a Badminton World Federation's (BWF) World Tour 500 event and also a qualifying meet for the Tokyo Olympics, is scheduled between May 11 and 16.
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In much-anticipated return, Hima could have 100m showdown with Dutee

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2021
Barring a few smaller meets in Europe, Hima did not compete much in 2019 owing to a persistent back problem ... But then her back played up ... There is a plan in place to have Dutee and Hima in the relay team as the two can drive India’s Tokyo Olympics qualification prospect in 4X100m ... The Tokyo Olympics qualification time for 100m is 11.15 seconds ... ....
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Asia markets swing as reopening optimism battles inflation fear

Straits Times 23 Feb 2021
With governments picking up the pace in their inoculation drives, and infection and death rates slowing in most parts of the world, observers are predicting a surge in economic activity from the middle of the year as lockdowns are eased ... Tokyo was closed for a holiday.
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Asian markets mostly up but optimism tempered by inflation fear

The Jakarta Post 23 Feb 2021
With governments picking up the pace in their coronavirus inoculation drives, and infection and death rates slowing in most parts of the world, observers are predicting a surge in economic activity from the middle of the year as lockdowns are eased ... Tokyo was closed for a holiday.
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Danang focuses on production and export to restore economy

The Saigon Times 22 Feb 2021
In addition to boosting projects in the information technology sector, Danang also expects the operational production projects of domestic and foreign investors to be the driving force to restore the city's economy as well as to contribute to exports. Tokyo Keiki Precision Technology Co., Ltd.
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Japan’s Olympic hopes rest on a successful Covid-19 vaccine drive

Vox 19 Feb 2021
Officials in Japan say a successful coronavirus vaccination drive is vital to the country’s ability to host the delayed 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo this summer ... Beyond skepticism, Japan faces other logistical hurdles in rolling out the vaccine Japan began its vaccination drive Wednesday at the Tokyo Medical Center.
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