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Cricket Australia sorry for historical child sex abuse – Daily Times

Cricket Australia sorry for historical child sex abuse – Daily Times

SYDNEY: Cricket Australia apologised to child sex abuse survivors on Monday and called for more action to address the “appalling issue” in the sport in the country. The sport’s national body has joined a redress scheme for victims of institutional child sexual abuse, but Cricket Australia chairman Lachlan Henderson urged state organisations to also sign...

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Pakistani cricket fans make history in English series

Pakistani cricket fans make history in English series

Pakistani cricket fans make history in English series Pakistani cricket fans make history in the English series. Recent seven-match T20I home series against English shows that the game has entirely recovered from its demise. Stadium was crammed with history-making numbers of sports enthusiasts. In Pakistan, the passion for cricket has always been contagious. But the...

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Pakistan’s economy ‘expected to slow down’ amid global downturn

Pakistan’s economy ‘expected to slow down’ amid global downturn

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s economy is expected to slow down this year after the strong bounce last year from the Covid-linked contraction in 2020, according to a report of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) released here on Monday. Mounting debt burden and falling foreign exchange reserves had already pushed Pakistan into negotiations with...

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Pakistan’s regional exports up 3.78pc in July-Aug

Pakistan’s regional exports up 3.78pc in July-Aug

ISLAMABAD-Pakistan’s exports to the seven regional countries witnessed an increase of 3.78 percent in first two months of current fiscal year (2022-23) as compared to the corresponding months of last year. The country’s exports to the regional countries including Afghanistan, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, and the Maldives account for a small amount of...

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Ponniyin Selvan: Mani Ratnam’s epic drama fires up India box office

Ponniyin Selvan: Mani Ratnam’s epic drama fires up India box office

Image source, LYCA/Madras talkiesImage caption, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan plays a noblewoman on a vengeful path to destroy her former lover Celebrated Indian filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s new film Ponniyin Selvan:1, a Tamil-language epic period drama, has taken the box office by storm. Sudha G Tilak on what makes the film a hit. Ponniyin Selvan, based on...

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Pakistan cricket fans create history in England series

Pakistan cricket fans create history in England series

Pakistan cricket fan at the Lahore stadium showing his support for the two teams. Twitter/PeshawarZalmi The craze for cricket has always been effervescent in Pakistan. However, the recent seven-match Twenty20 International home series against England demonstrates that the sport has fully resurrected from its ashes. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has insights to back up...

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Indian speedster Bumrah ruled out of T20 World Cup

Indian speedster Bumrah ruled out of T20 World Cup

Listen to article India’s pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah was on Monday ruled out of the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia starting later this month with a back injury, the country’s cricket board said. “The BCCI Medical team has ruled out Team India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah from the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup squad. The decision was...