Tuesday, 22 October 2019

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Inquiry Panel Recommends 3 Match Ban, Fine On Umar Akmal

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board’s inquiry committee has recommended a three-match ban and fine on batsman Umar Akmal after finding him guilty of breaching three clauses of the players code of conduct. A PCB official told on condition of anonymity that the inquiry committee, headed by Director Cricket, Haroon Rasheed, ...

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Six-month ban felt like six years, says fast bowler Irfan

KARACHI: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan has said that the six-month ban felt like “six years” and that time was tought for him. The fast bowler was handed a six-month suspension after he failed to report two approaches made by bookies during the Pakistan Super League. He was not allowed to ...

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PSL spot fixing case: Khalid Latif gets five-year ban

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Anti Corruption Tribunal has imposed five-year ban on Khalid Latif in Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot fixing scandal. Furthermore, Latif has to pay fine of Rs. 1 million. According to brief verdict of the tribunal was under investigation for violation of 6 Articles of Code ...

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Mohammad Irfan to lecture Pakistan team on anti-corruption

KARACHI: After serving a six-month ban for violating the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) anti-corruption code, Pakistan’s fast bowler Mohammad Irfan – as part of his rehabilitation process – will give a lecture to members of the Pakistani team on anti-corruption. Irfan was suspended by the PCB for twelve months after ...

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Supreme Court allows Donald Trump ban on refugees

WASHINGTON: The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to maintain its restrictive policy on refugees. The justices on Wednesday agreed to an administration request to block a lower court ruling that would have eased the refugee ban and allowed up to 24,000 refugees to enter the country before the ...

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Amnesty urges India to ban shotgun pellets in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: An international human rights group urged India to immediately ban the use of shotguns by government forces in suppressing protests against Indian rule in disputed Kashmir, saying pellets fired by the weapons have blinded and killed people indiscriminately. Amnesty International also criticized Indian authorities for failing to support those ...

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Sharjeel Khan banned for five years in PSL spot fixing scandal

LAHORE: Ban of five years has been imposed on left handed batsman Sharjeel Khan in Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot fixing scandal by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)’s Anti Corruption Tribunal today. According to details, no fine is being imposed on the player. Sharjeel was accused of playing two dot balls ...

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Elon Musk among tech founders to call for UN to ban ‘killer robots’

Killer robots, once just characters in dystopian science fiction novels and films, could soon become the next form of revolutionary warfare after nuclear bombs, according to industry experts. In an open letter to the United Nations (UN) Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW), 116 signatories — including Tesla’s Elon Musk ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo handed five-match ban for referee push

MADRID: Cristiano Ronaldo was hit with a five-match ban by the Spanish football federation (RFEF) on Monday for pushing the referee after being sent off in Real Madrid´s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup, first leg win over Barcelona. The World Player of the Year received an automatic one-match ban for his ...

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UK to ban sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040

LONDON: Britain said on Wednesday it will outlaw the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040 in a bid to cut air pollution but environmental groups said the proposals did not go far enough. Environment minister Michael Gove announced the move as part of the government’s ...

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