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Racism
Cricket  /  Published 15.01.22

Choke the funds to curb racism

A damning report from a British parliamentary committee, which heard evidence from a tearful Azeem Rafiq in November last year, has recommended that the UK government should cut off public funding giv...
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.22

Heed that raised fist

Azeem Rafiq’s allegations of racism at Yorkshire County Cricket Club are not new. They were first voiced three years ago to the hierarchy of the club, who ignored them. They were confirmed in a ...
By Alexis Tadié

Opinion  /  Published 07.12.21

Living in a racist environment

Environmental racism, an emerging phenomenon, needs to be remedied. It refers to the practice of forcing minority communities to live near industrial waste disposal facilities, landfills and other pol...
By Abhinav Narayan, Parth Raman

Sports  /  Published 28.11.21

Ex-cricketer cries foul on colour

Former India leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan has alleged that he has been "colour discriminated" all his life, including in his own country. Sivaramakrishnan, who has played 9 Tests and...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kanpur

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.21

In black and white: cricket

Timing is important in cricket. For instance, a batsman’s ability to ‘time’ his shot ensures that the red — now white and pink — cherry rushes to the boundary. The Yorksh...
By The Editorial Board

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World  /  Published 20.11.21

How Rittenhouse was acquitted

For many Americans, the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse on all charges Friday was a vindication of an innocent, if not heroic, teenager with good intentions. For others, it was a brutal disappointment, ...
By Shaila Dewan, Mitch Smith in New York

Opinion  /  Published 20.11.21

Letters to the Editor: Often 'harmless' jokes can snowball into bias

Not a joke Sir — It is appalling that the anchor of a dance reality show introduced a contestant from Assam by referring to momos and chow mein, going on to say that none understood her languag...
By The Telegraph

Cricket  /  Published 18.11.21

More names tumble out of racism closet

Former England pacer Tim Bresnan and cricket commentator David Lloyd have apologised after Azeem Rafiq in a testimony to a British parliamentary committee catalogued a culture of widespread racism at ...
By Agencies

Sports  /  Published 17.11.21

Racism: Bresnan denies claim, but is 'sorry'

Former England pacer Tim Bresnan has apologised to Azeem Rafiq over his bullying claims but 'categorically denies' making any racist comments towards his ex-Yorkshire teammate. Rafiq on Tuesd...
By Our Bureau, PTI in London

Cricket  /  Published 17.11.21

Rafiq tells panel of ‘inhuman treatment’

Former Yorkshire player Azeem Rafiq broke down in tears on Tuesday as he told a British parliamentary committee of “inhuman” treatment at the cricket club and described the sport in Englan...
By Reuters


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