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ICC backs Australia’s move to combat cheat in sport

January 13th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 13 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has supported proposals being made by the Australian government to establish a national framework of laws to combat cheating in sport. ... Read more...

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Manish Tiwari pulls up DGCA over fake pilot scam

March 15th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Commenting on the recent detection of pilots for possessing fake CPLs (Commercial Pilot Licences) as qualified commanders, Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari on Tuesday slammed the Director General ... Read more...

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Butt’s TV commentator job may be ‘breach of ICC suspended sentence terms’

February 17th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 17(ANI): The International Cricket Council has "expressed disappointment" over the hiring of disgraced Pakistani cricketer Salman Butt by a local TV channel, and has asked the Anti-Corruption Tribunal whether this ... Read more...

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‘ICC warning to PCB shameful for every Pakistani’, says Imran

October 16th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 16(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan has called for an overhaul of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after the International Cricket Council (ICC) warned the board to improve its governance ... Read more...

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ICC warns PCB of sanctions if it fails to ‘clean up act’ within 30 days

October 14th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 14 (ANI): Taking serious note of the continuing decline in the governance of cricket in Pakistan, the International Cricket Council (ICC) in its two-day board meeting in Dubai gave out ... Read more...

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PCB must uphold zero-tolerance policy against corruption: ICC

October 13th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Oct 13 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday gave Pakistan 30 days to take a series of measures to protect the integrity of the game.The ICC announcement came ... Read more...

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UK facing new wave of terrorist attacks, MI5 Chief warns

September 17th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): The head of MI5, Jonathan Evans, has warned that the UK faces potent new threats of lethal attacks from terrorism incubated in Northern Ireland, the Middle East and ... Read more...

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Zero tolerance for doping, says Indian chef-de-mission

September 9th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) A zero tolerance attitude will be adopted to check doping in the upcoming 2010 Commonwealth Games here, chef-de-mission of the Indian contingent Bhubaneswar Kalita said Thursday and ... Read more...

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Over 100 Greek youth detained after clashes with riot police

December 6th, 2009 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Dec 6 (DPA) More than 100 youth were detained after clashes with riot police and five Italians and four Greeks were arrested, reports said Saturday. The clashes come a day before the ... Read more...

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South African security agencies confident of safe IPL

April 18th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, April 18 (IANS) South Africa's security agencies have said they have taken adequate measures to safeguard the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). "We are confident that we have ... Read more...

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Teachers dumb blonde comment ends in payout

June 23rd, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne . June 23 (ANI): Calling a pupil a "dumb blonde" has cost a primary school teacher a confidential payout and apology, it has emerged.The teacher was the latest to be ... Read more...

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