Tag Archives: Bodies

British sports bodies fear financial ruin because of coronavirus pandemic | Sport

Some British sporting bodies, including those sending athletes to next year’s Olympics, fear they could go under because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Guardian can reveal. A handful of national governing bodies have privately told UK Sport that they face an existential threat due to the crisis, while at least …

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Coronavirus News India Needs Stimulus Plan Or It Risks Crippling Small Businesses, Say Industry Bodies

India Needs Stimulus Plan Or It Risks Crippling Small Businesses, Say Industry Bodies

Labour-intensive SMES employ over a 10 crore of India’s urban population India’s small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) will struggle for survival if the government does not follow international counterparts in offering financial support to those acutely impacted by the coronavirus outbreak, industry bodies said. The government has acted to slow …

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Tennis bodies suspend sport until 7 June with sideswipe at French Open | Sport

The tennis season has been shut down and all rankings frozen until 7 June, effectively sidestepping the French Open in late May but keeping Wimbledon, three weeks later, safe for now. When the French Tennis Federation (FFT) on Tuesday unilaterally tried to shift the second major of the season from …

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Governing bodies face a fraught future as game we love grinds to halt | Football

Callum Hudson-Odoi, the Chelsea winger, is one of several high-profile figures to test positive for coronavirus.

Amid the coronavirus pandemic and the mounting sense of anxiety, even those who bring a can-do attitude to their positions of influence in British football have seen the worst-case scenario become reality during what has been a fast-moving and game-changing week. Everybody has asked the question. What if a player …

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With Nips, Tucks and Fat Transplants, Americans are Reshaping Their Bodies

News Picture: With Nips, Tucks and Fat Transplants, Americans are Reshaping Their Bodies

THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — From face-lifts to fat grafts, Americans are increasingly turning to cosmetic procedures to look their best. The number of these procedures in the United States rose 3 percent last year from 2015, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. That’s 17.1 million …

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