Former Sri Lankan cricketer Zoysa banned for six years

DUBAI: Sri Lanka’s Nuwan Zoysa has been handed a six-year ban from all cricket after he was found guilty of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code. Former Sri Lanka player and coach Nuwan Zoysa has been banned from all cricket for

Banned TLP’s chief Saad Rizvi placed on fourth schedule

LAHORE: The Punjab government has placed chief of the banned party Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) Saad Rizvi on the fourth schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA). In a notification, Punjab’s home department said his assets have been frozen, and his national

NACTA adds TLP in list of banned outfits

ISLAMABAD: National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) has included Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in the list of proscribed organisations in Pakistan. The authority said stated that any financial assistance to TLP will now be considered as terror financing. The organization has been

Canada designates ‘Proud Boys’ a banned terrorist group

OTTAWA: Canada described the far-right Proud Boys as a “serious and growing threat” and designated the movement as a banned terrorist organization. Founded in 2016 and present in Canada, the United States and other countries, the Proud Boys played a

CTD arrests two wanted terrorists of banned outfit in Karachi

KARACHI: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) has arrested two most wanted and trained terrorists of a proscribed outfit after a gunfight on Manghopir Road. According to a statement by CTD in-charge Mazhar Mashwani, the two most wanted terrorists of outlawed Sipah-e-Muhammad

Facebook bans Indian politician for spreading hate speech

NEW DELHI: Facebook has banned outspoken right-wing Indian politician T. Raja Singh for spreading hate speech about Muslims. A Facebook spokesman said a regional lawmaker for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party, T. Raja Singh, was blocked for violating policy

Bangladesh ban Shahadat for assaulting teammate

DHAKA: Bangladesh Cricket Board on Tuesday banned former national team fast bowler Shahadat Hossain for three years after he assaulted a teammate in a match. Shahadat was reported by umpires after he was seen to slap and kick a teammate