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At the 16th Asian Games held in China in 2010, Vietnam joined in 27 out of 42 sport events and won one gold medal in karate.
The 17th Asian Games will be held in South Korea from Sept. 19 to Oct. 4 with 36 sport events, including 28 Olympic sports.
NEW DELHI, March 26 (Xinhua) -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday kicked off his poll campaign in the northeastern state of Assam, saying that he was there to fight poverty.
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Assam, which shares border with Bangladesh, is a strategically important for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that hopes to wrest power from the Congress party that is in power for 15 years now.
The BJP is projecting 53-year-old junior Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Sarbananda Sonowal as its chief ministerial candidate against 79-year-old Gogoi.
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It's a depiction of the bloodthirsty fight between two leadersof a rebel army after the collapse of the Qin Empire (221 BC - 207BC), Xiang Yu and Liu Bang.
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