22
Wednesday
May 2019
6:56 AM IST
News Headlines
Hyundai Archery World Cup final to be held in Russia        Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz named in Pakistan''s World Cup squad        Uber partners with ICC for Men''s cricket World Cup 2019        Markets soar in early trade; Sensex zooms 942 points, rupee gains 79 paise        Lanka govt appeals to parents to send their children to school without fear        US delays implementation of Huawei trade ban by 90 days : Commerce Dept.        Swaraj to attend SCO foreign ministers meet in Bishkek from Tuesday        International calls diversion racket held in Telangana        Welcome decision to sack me as UP minister: Rajbhar        China "regrets" Security Council''s rejection of Russian-requested meeting on Ukraine        LS polls come to close; over 64 pc voting recorded in last phase        PM performs puja at Kedarnath after meditating for 17 hrs, will also visit Badrinath        Modi govt set to return to power, Exit polls predict        Exit polls gossip, don''t trust them: Mamata        S. Arabia calls GCC, Arab League meetings        Blast near tourist bus injures at least 17 in Egypt        Bravo, Pollard named in W Indies reserve players list for World Cup 2019        Opposition unity: Naidu meets Akhilesh, Mayawati over opposition unity post LS polls        I could be assassinated like Indira Gandhi, BJP after my life: Kejriwal        LS polls candidate attacked in Kerala        
Home   | Main News   | Kerala  | National   | International  | Business   | Sports   | Entertainment   | Columns   | Offbeat   | Health   | About Deepika 
Sports News
Pakistan demands ICC action against India for wearing military cap
 
Karachi: Pakistan has demanded that the ICC take note of Indian cricketers wearing camouflage military caps during the third ODI against Australia, accusing Virat Kohli team''s of politicising the game. As a mark of respect to the CRPF jawans who lost their lives in the Pulawama terrorist attack, Indian cricketers sported the Army cap and also donated their match fee for the welfare of the families of the martyrs. Taking an exception to the gesture, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said the International Cricket Council must do something about it.

"The world saw that the Indian cricket team wore military caps instead of their own, did ICC not see this? We think that it is the ICC''s responsibility to take notice of this without the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) bringing it up," Qureshi was quoted as saying by Pakistan media. India had lost the match by 32 runs but still lead the five-match series 2-1. Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry echoed Qureshi''s sentiment. "It''s just not Cricket," Chaudhry tweeted in the evening, attaching a picture which showed Indian cricketers wearing the cap.


"And if the Indian team will not be stopped, Pak cricket team should wear black bands to remind The World about Indian atrocities in Kashmir," Chaudhry wrote. The minister urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to lodge a formal protest against India with the sport''s world governing body. Pakistan chief selector and former skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq though refused to be dragged into the debate.

"Look, I am a cricketer and my job is cricket. All this is politics and I don''t want to be drawn into this," the veteran of 120 Tests said. Inzamam, though, did say that cricket and politics must be kept apart. Asked whether the tense relations between Pakistan and India would add to pressure on players when the two teams meet in the World Cup on June 16, Inzamam said, "I don''t think it is anything different this time." At least 40 CRPF personnel lost their lives in the suicide attack on February 14, the responsibility of which was taken by Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed.


Hyundai Archery World Cup final to be held in Russia
Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz named in Pakistan''s World Cup squad
Bravo, Pollard named in W Indies reserve players list for World Cup 2019
Kedar Jadhav declared fit for 2019 World Cup
Bayern roll 5-1 over Frankfurt to clinch their 7th successive Bundesliga title
Irfan Pathan becomes first Indian to enroll for Caribbean Premier League Players Draft
England captain Eoin Morgan suspended for one ODI over slow-over rate offence
Inter Milan renew contract with defender Skriniar until 2023
Gokulam end group stage with all win record in IWL
'I have taken the decision to leave Atletico' - Griezmann
There is no one closer to Hardik's talent in Indian team: Sehwag
Gayle chooses yoga over gym, hopes to carry form into final World Cup
Don''t compare Kohli''s IPL captaincy record with that of India: Ganguly
Mary Kom to punch at India Open boxing
India have balanced side but WC wide open: Rhodes
Late goal by Harmanpreet helps India draw 1-1 against Australia A
Wrestler Silver King dies during Camden Roundhouse bout
France almost no resistance to team USA at ice hockey worlds
WOM Harmanpreet leads Supernovas to Women''s T20 Challenge title
Rohit plays down workload management talk, says IPL good preparation for WC
KERALA NEWS
LS polls candidate attacked in Kerala
 Kannur: Independent candidate from Vadakara Lok Sabha constituency and former CPI(M) local leader CO  
Two women abort their plan to enter Lord Ayyappa temple Sabarimala
Kerala CM meets CEOs of leading business firms in Switzerland
Elephant to undergo medical test for Thrissur 'pooram'
INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Lanka govt appeals to parents to send their children to school without fear
 Colombo, May 20 (PTI) Sri Lankan government on Monday appealed to all parents to send their children
US delays implementation of Huawei trade ban by 90 days : Commerce Dept.
S. Arabia calls GCC, Arab League meetings
Blast near tourist bus injures at least 17 in Egypt
NATIONAL NEWS
Swaraj to attend SCO foreign ministers meet in Bishkek from Tuesday
 New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will attend a two-day meeting of the
International calls diversion racket held in Telangana
Welcome decision to sack me as UP minister: Rajbhar
LS polls come to close; over 64 pc voting recorded in last phase
Untitled Page
Rashtra Deepika LTD
Copyright @ 2019 , Rashtra Deepika Ltd.