‘Historic moment’: Legal experts unveil new definition of ecocide

After six months of deliberation, a team of international lawyers has unveiled a new legal definition of “ecocide” that, if adopted, would put environmental destruction on a par with war crimes – paving the way for the prosecution of world leaders and corporate chiefs for the worst attacks on nature. The expert panel published the […]

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A question from Ilhan Omar sparks furore in US Congress

Muslim congresswoman accused of ‘drawing false equivalencies’ between the US, Israel, Hamas and the Taliban. Democratic leaders in the United States House of Representatives sought to quell a furore among legislators on Thursday over a question Representative Ilhan Omar asked about US opposition to International Criminal Court (ICC) inquiries into alleged war crimes in Israel […]

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This time, the International Criminal Court is watching

It feels like déjà vu. Israel launching forced evictions, raids of Al Aqsa Mosque, and persecution of Palestinians. Hamas firing rockets into Israel. Israel bombing densely populated areas of Gaza, claiming that Hamas uses civilians as “human shields”. Palestinians saying that they have nowhere to hide from the air raids. Populated towers bombed by Israeli […]

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‘He made fast bowling sexy’: Jonathan Agnew among other legends pay heartwarming tribute to ICC Hall of Famer Kapil Dev

Without a shred of a doubt, Kapil Dev is one of the best things that has happened to Indian cricket to date. The 1983 World Cup-winning captain’s contributions to the country were so massive that even modern-day cricketers continue to reap the benefits of his hard work. The aggressive all-rounder’s accolades have not been forgotten […]

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‘He hand-held a generation of cricketers’: Kaif gives glorious tribute to Anil Kumble as ICC celebrates Hall of Famers

Former India batsman Mohammad Kaif praised former India Test captain Anil Kumble as the International Cricket Council continues to celebrate ICC Hall of Famers. The ICC had posted a video dedicated to Kumble a couple of days ago on their official social media accounts celebrating the historic achievements in his career that earned him a […]

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