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Fully-loaded reconnaisance plane for India begins flight tests (With Image)


July 11th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The fully-loaded version of the first of the eight long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft Boeing is building for the Indian Navy has begun ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing not setting good example: Tendulkar


June 1st, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar said Friday that spot-fixing incidents in the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) were not setting a good example for ... Read more...

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BCCI suspends five cricketers on charges of spot-fixing


May 15th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Indian cricket board has decided to immediately suspend five cricketers who have been linked to spot-fixing in a sting operation done by a TV ... Read more...

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Bangladesh will tour Pakistan: ICC


April 15th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 15 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) said Sunday that Bangladesh has agreed to tour Pakistan for a One-day International and one Twenty20 international at the Gaddafi Stadium ... Read more...

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Italy investigates why ship docked in Kerala (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 22 (IANS) Italian authorities are probing why its merchant ship ignored the Italian Navy's objections and docked in Kerala leading to the arrest of two of its marines ... Read more...

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Ashraf confident Pakistan will host visitors in 2012


November 29th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 29 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) newly-appointed chairman Zaka Ashraf is confident of hosting international cricket teams in the strife-torn country and hoped neighbours India to tour soon ... Read more...

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Pakistani, Australian cricket boards form anti-graft unit


November 16th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
London/Melbourne, Nov 16 (IANS) In the wake of three Pakistani cricketers being convicted of spot-fixing, both the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Cricket Australia (CA) have set-up anti-corruption watchdogs ... Read more...

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Former ICC anti-graaft chief proposes ban on ‘corrupt’ teams


November 6th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 6 (IANS) Paul Condon, the former chief of the world cricket body's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU), has proposed banning of teams whose players are found guilty of ... Read more...

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Strauss calls ICC’S Anti-Corruption watchdog ‘toothless tiger’


November 5th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) England's Test captain Andrew Strauss has called the world cricket body's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) a "toothless tiger" following the spot-fixing scandal that resulted in ... Read more...

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10 kids rescued from Haitian human smuggler


July 28th, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, July 28 (IANS)At least 10 children, who were smuggled from Haiti, have been rescued by authorities in the Dominican Republic, a terrestrial border security unit said.According to the ... Read more...

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India’s Yogendra Pal Singh is new ICC anti-corruption chief


June 1st, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 1 (IANS) Yogendra Pal Singh, former joint director of India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has replaced Ravi Sawani as the head of the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit ... Read more...

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ICC chief favours making betting legal in India


May 21st, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat advocates making gambling legal in India, saying regulating betting on cricket matches would make the fight against corruption ... Read more...

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Probe Hashan’s match-fixing claims: Ehsan Mani


May 7th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 6 (IANS) Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Ehsan Mani has demanded that the game's governing body investigate match-fixing claims made by ex-Sri Lanka captain Hashan Tillakaratne. "First ... Read more...

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Hashan should work with ACSU and board to find match-fixing culprits: Sangakkara


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has said Hashan Tillakaratne should work closely with International Cricket Council's (ICC) Anti- Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) and ... Read more...

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Black Caps tip off ICC about possible Middle East match-fixer


April 17th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Apr. 17 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket have reportedly tipped off the ICC's anti-corruption unit about possible match-fixing, according to chief executive Justin Vaughan.The alleged match-fixing episode is said to have taken ... Read more...

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ICC alert to spot-fixing at IPL


March 25th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 25 (IANS) With the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) just a couple of weeks away, the International Cricket Council (ICC) is worried about the Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Lorgat rubbishes media reports on match fixing


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 23 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat Wednesday rubbished media reports that the World Cup group match between Australia and Zimbabwe is being probed for ... Read more...

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Furious Oz team rejects alleged WC spot-fixing charge


March 1st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar. 1 (ANI): A furious Australian camp has slammed rumours that they dabbled in spot-fixing.They described the charge as "ludicrous" amid fears the defending champions are being subjected to a malicious ... Read more...

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ICC to probe Australia’s slow start against Zimbabwe in World Cup


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Mar. 1 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has begun a probe of Australia's opening World Cup clash against Zimbabwe for any betting irregularities after openers Brad Haddin and Shane Watson ... Read more...

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ICC bans Twitter use during World Cup matches due to corruption fears


February 16th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 16(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has banned players and officials from using social networking and microblogging service Twitter during World Cup matches.The decision, led by the ICC's anti-corruption ... Read more...

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ICC will receive final report on banned Pak trio during Dubai meeting: Lorgat


February 13th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 13(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) will receive a final report on the successful prosecution of three Pakistan cricketers during the Executive Board's meeting in Dubai on February 15 and ... Read more...

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“Fixing by Pak trio just the tip of the iceberg” in cricket corruption: Zulqarnain Haider


February 12th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 12(ANI): Runaway Pakistan wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider has expressed his surprise over ICC Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat's statement that the World Cup 2011 will be free from corruption, saying that the ... Read more...

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Lorgat happy with Eden, but no India match for World Cup


February 8th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat said Tuesday that the world body was happy with the progress of work at the Eden Gardens, but ruled ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing verdict should be a deterrent for players: ICC


February 6th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 6 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat Sunday expressed hope that the sanctions imposed on three Pakistani cricketers will act as a strong deterrent to others who ... Read more...

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Cyber perverts caught stalking Oz politician Kristina Keneally


January 9th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 9 (ANI): Several cyber perverts have been caught stalking Australian politician Kristina Keneally, it has been revealed.Police attached to the Premier's personal security unit has already warned two men to ... Read more...

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Police officer commits suicide in Delhi


January 6th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) A sub inspector of Delhi Police Thursday shot himself with his service revolver at Vijay Chowk, in front of Rashtrapati Bhavan in the heart of the national ... Read more...

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ICC asks Salman Butt to file ‘fresh reply’ in spot-fixing scandal


December 18th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Dec 18 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked suspended Pakistani cricketer Salman Butt to file a fresh reply to the spot-fixing charges against him.Aftab Gul, one of the lawyers ... Read more...

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Sreesanth ‘verbally abused’ by spectator during Centurion Test


December 18th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Centurion, Dec 18(ANI): A spectator was reportedly escorted out of Centurion's SuperSport Park after Indian fast bowler S. Sreesanth complained to the umpires about verbal abuse on the second day of the ... Read more...

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ICC interrogates Waqar, Afridi as part of evidence building process in spot-fixing case


December 9th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 9 (ANI): The International Cricket Council's (ICC) Anti-Corruption and Security Unit has recorded the statements of Pakistan coach Waqar Younis, One-day International captain Shahid Afridi and team security manager Colonel ... Read more...

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ICC makes further progress towards Test, ODI leagues


December 1st, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec.1 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) met at ICC headquarters in Dubai and made excellent progress towards finalising the Future Tours Programme (FTP) Test and ODI league schedules and ... Read more...

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PCB to send World Cup probables list to ICC anti-corruption unit for clearance


November 15th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 15(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will send a list of potential 2011 World Cup probables to the International Cricket Council's (ICC)'s Anti-corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) before selecting the ... Read more...

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Pak World Cup squad subject to ICC clearance


November 14th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 14 (ANI): The announcement of Pakistan's probables in 2011 World Cup will be subject to clearance by the ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit.The PCB sent the names of 40 to ... Read more...

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Monitor all cricketers’ phone calls , Haider tell ICC


November 11th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Pakistan wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider has said the International Cricket Council (ICC) should monitor call phone records of all professional cricketers to weed out match-fixing.Haider, who fled from ... Read more...

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Pakistan wicket-keeper Zulqarnain goes missing in Dubai


November 8th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 8 (IANS) Pakistan wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider has gone missing ahead of the fifth and last One-day International (ODI) against South Africa at Dubai.The shocking development has taken the team ... Read more...

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Pak wicketkeeper goes missing after receiving threats for not losing match


November 8th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 8 (ANI): Pakistan cricket is embroiled in one controversy after other and the latest is wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider going missing from team hotel ahead of the deciding ODI against ... Read more...

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