Monday, 8 August, 2022

Topic: ICC

Modi’s use of nuclear arsenal for electoral gain is a tactical & moral folly

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Pakistan sees red over Kohli & team wearing camouflage military caps to ODI, demand action

Pakistan said India was politicising cricket after the team wore military caps during the third ODI against Australia in tribute to the CRPF jawans killed in the Pulawama attack.

Severing cricketing ties with nations not our domain, ICC tells BCCI

The International Cricket Council said that it has no role to play in matters like these.

Committee of Administrators skips decision on cricket world cup clash between India & Pakistan

The CoA though will individually urge ICC members to sever ties with any nation that is a terrorist hub.

BCCI set to seek World Cup ban on Pakistan: Playing to the gallery or a stand on terror?

The BCCI is being urged to ask the ICC to ban Pakistan from participating in the World Cup cricket tournament for harbouring Jaish-e-Mohammed, which carried out the Pulwama terror attack.

ICC suspends Ambati Rayudu from bowling in international cricket

Ambati Rayudu was suspended for not submitting to a test to check the legality of bowling actions.

IIC allows 54 to jump line and become members. Does nothing after being caught

Upscale Delhi cultural centre IIC has taken no action on report that revealed that even president’s signature was being ‘forged’ to allot coveted membership.  

Sugar and spice, and not so nice: An arrogant Virat Kohli is great news for Indian cricket

As a professional cricketer, Virat Kohli’s job is to win games and not popularity contests.

‘Kuchh To Galat Ho Raha Hai’, says Ali Zafar in new poem

Here’s what’s happening across the border: Actor slammed for controversial post on #MeToo as Khan says day not far off when Pakistan will be disbursing loans to other countries.

Maneka Gandhi urges all political parties to form sexual harassment committees

The union minister said she has written to six national parties and 59 regional parties requesting them to form the committees immediately. 

On Camera


Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.