Sunday, 23 July 2017

Tag Archives: security

ICC to review security in wake of Manchester bombing

Champions Trophy

LONDON: The ICC have reiterated their commitment to safety and security at the forthcoming Champions Trophy and Women’s World Cup, in the wake of the terrorist attack that killed at least 22 people and injured several more in Manchester on Monday night. The incident, which police believe to have been ...

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ECB chairman slams Imran Khan

Colin Graves

LONDON: England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves has slammed former Pakistan captain Imran Khan for “disrespecting” leading cricket stars Darren Sammy and Dawid Malan, who recently visited Lahore for the final of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017. In an exclusive interview with Pakistani tv in London, Graves ...

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Inzamam invites FICA officials to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq has invited the officials of Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations (FICA) to visit Pakistan and check the security situation themselves. Inzamam’s statement was in reaction to FICA’s report which was issued earlier suggesting overseas players not to participate in the final of ...

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‘Wrong baby’ security fears at Royal London Hospital

LONDON: A maternity unit has been ordered to improve security due to fears parents could “leave with the wrong baby”. The Royal London Hospital has been told by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) that “lax” checking of name bands left babies and families at risk. A total of 4,645 babies ...

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Kashmir holds school exams after four months of unrest

Tens of thousands of students sat for their Class 12 annual exams yesterday after four months of unrest during which schools remained shut across the Kashmir Valley. Officials said nearly 95% of the 45,000 students appeared on the first day of the examinations across 484 centres in the valley. “The ...

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