Japan: Shinzo Abe faces challenges across the board
- The Interpreter
As news outlets in Japan summed up the year that was and the year ahead, Yomiuri Shimbun, Japan's most widely read (and notably pro-government) newspaper featured its top 10 stories for 2017, domestic and international, according to its readers ...
Nakamura Visits South African Chess Events
South Africa doesn't show up on these news pages often, but a flurry of events took place this month in Johannesburg. Local chess
officials wanted to put their country more on the world chess
map, and pulled out all the stops to do just that. More than ...
Police: Flagstaff teacher abused children for more than a year
- Arizona Daily Sun
A Flagstaff elementary school teacher arrested on suspicion of child molestation repeatedly abused two young children for over a year, according to interviews with the victims disclosed by Flagstaff Police. Killip Elementary School teacher and chess ...
Anand stays in joint lead
- The Telegraph
Wijk Aan Zee: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by Wei Yi of China in the fifth round of Tata Steel Masters Chess
tournament here. With his third draw in five games, the reigning world rapid champion remained in joint lead ...
- Meridian Star
4:30 p.m. - Chess
Club meets at the Meridian-Lauderdale County Public Library. Wednesday, Jan. 31. • 4:30 p.m. - Young Adult STEM (Tornado in a jar) at the Meridian-Lauderdale County Public Library. Thursday, Feb. 1. • 4:30 p.m. - K-6th Grade Groundhog ...
'Horror house' dad was a nerdy chess player in high school
- New York Post
“Horror house” dad David Turpin was a dweeb in high school who headed up the chess
club and had a thing for bow ties, according to a new report. “For lack of a better word, he was kind of nerdy,” former classmate Mike Gilbert, 56, told the Princeton ...
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Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid. The game is played by millions of people worldwide. Each player begins with 16 pieces: one king, one queen, two rooks, two knights, two bishops, and eight pawns. Each of the six piece types moves differently, with the most powerful being the queen and the least powerful the pawn. The objective is to checkmate the opponent's king by placing it under an inescapable threat of capture. To this end, a player's pieces are used to attack and capture the opponent's pieces, while supporting each other. In addition to checkmate, the game can be won by voluntary resignation of the opponent, which typically occurs when too much material is lost or checkmate appears inevitable. There are also several ways a game can end in a draw.Chess is believed to have originated in India sometime before the 7th century. The game was derived from the Indian game chaturanga, which is also the likely ancestor of the Eastern strategy games xiangqi, janggi, and shogi. (A minority view holds that chess originated in China.) The pieces assumed their current powers in Spain in the late 15th century; the rules were standardized in the 19th century.The first generally recognized World Chess Champion, Wilhelm Steinitz, claimed his title in 1886. Since 1948, the World Championship has been regulated by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE), the game's international governing body. FIDE also awards life-time master titles to skilled players, the highest of which is grandmaster. Many national chess organizations have a title system of their own. FIDE also organizes the Women's World Championship, the World Junior Championship, the World Senior Championship, the Blitz and Rapid World Championships, and the Chess Olympiad, a popular competition among international teams. FIDE is a member of the International Olympic Committee, which can be considered as a recognition of chess as a sport;. Several national sporting bodies (for example the Spanish Consejo Superior de Deportes) also recognize chess as a sport. Chess was included in the 2006 and 2010 Asian Games. There is also a Correspondence Chess World Championship and a World Computer Chess Championship. Online chess has opened amateur and professional competition to a wide and varied group of players.Since the second half of the 20th century, computers have been programmed to play chess with increasing success, to the point where the strongest personal computers play at a higher level than the best human players. Since the 1990s, computer analysis has contributed significantly to chess theory, particularly in the endgame. The IBM computer Deep Blue was the first machine to overcome a reigning World Chess Champion in a match when it defeated Garry Kasparov in 1997. The rise of strong computer programs (called "engines") runnable on hand-held devices has led to increasing concerns about cheating during tournaments.There are many variants of chess that utilize different rules, pieces, or boards. One of these, Chess960 (originally named "Fischerandom"), has gained widespread popularity as well as some FIDE recognition.
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