LONDON, March 7: Fifa is pressing ahead with plans to expand the 2022 World Cup despite the concerns of some officials in the host nation, Qatar, whose support the project requires. The move, a politically perilous project but one heavily backed by Fifa's president, Gianni Infantino, would grow soccer's biggest championship to 48 teams ahead of schedule and require navigating some treacherous regional rivalries.
KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Nepal national cricket team’s dry run against Division Three team Oman continued on Wednesday as the newest ODI nation was humbled by seven wickets in the first match of the ACC (Asian Cricket Council) Asian Cup Qualifiers played at the Bayuemas Oval in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Nepal has lost the last four 50-over matches against Oman since 2013.
SALALAH, May 26: Cyclone Mekunu blew into the Arabian Peninsula early Saturday, drenching arid Oman and Yemen, cutting off power lines and leaving at least five people dead and more than 30 missing, officials said.
KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Nepal will be playing against Oman at 1:15 PM today in ICC World Cricket League-Division 2. Nepal, which defeated Namibia by a wicket in yesterday’s game is looking forward to secure its second win today.
DHARAN, Aug 31: Twenty-four-year-old Deepa Rai (Limbu) of Arun Tole, Dharan had just returned from Kuwait working as a domestic worker. Though she did not have pleasant experience in Kuwait, she decided to leave for foreign employment again as she was experienced in domestic chores and had knowledge of Arabian language.