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Exclusive – Risking Beijing's ire, Vietnam begins dredging on South China Sea reef

SYDNEY/HONG KONG: Vietnam has begun dredging work on a disputed reef in the South China Sea, satellite imagery shows, the latest move by the Communist state to bolster its claims in the strategic waterway. Activity visible on Ladd Reef in the Spratly Islands could anger Hanoi’s main South China Sea rival, Beijing, which claims sovereignty… Read More »

Players may be risking health by popping pain pills

NEW YORK: For all the talk of banned performance-enhancing drugs in sport, mundane over-the-counter anti-inflammatory pain medications may be more of an issue on the tennis tour, according to numerous players. Indeed, players competing at the U.S. Open which starts on Monday could be risking their long-term health by playing through pain to achieve their… Read More »