Ponting rewarded by MCC

2014-04-04 19:09

Ricky Ponting was awarded life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club in a tribute to the Australian legend's illustrious career.

MCC backs Test Championship

2014-01-15 21:00

Some of cricket's greatest players have urged officials to persist with the threatened World Test Championship.

Gatting next MCC president

2013-05-02 11:16

Former England captain Mike Gatting has been named as the next president of the Marylebone Cricket Club.

MCC wants cricket at Olympics

2013-02-27 19:37

MCC's world cricket committee has said it would like to see Twenty20 cricket included at the 2024 Olympic Games.

New Chinese tanning agent scare

2010-12-12 23:21

Instead of tanning beds, many South Africans are now turning to a Chinese product to bronze their skins - but there is a dire warning that it poses a health hazard.

Report: Herbal libido-booster pills illegal

2010-12-06 09:58

Four "herbal" medicines sold over-the-counter at pharmacies and meant to treat low libidos apparently contain illegal and potentially dangerous ingredients, a newspaper has reported.

More slimming products removed

2010-03-31 23:11

Following the removal of slimming product Simply Slim from shelves, distributors have begun withdrawing more products after finding that they contained a controlled substance which could be highly dangerous.


Sehwag to captain MCC XI

2014-02-20 17:00

India's Virender Sehwag is to captain Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in their four-day match against Durham in Abu Dhabi.

MCC names Gatting president

2013-10-01 13:49

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), owner of Lord’s cricket ground, has officially appointed Mike Gatting as president.

MCC set to redevelop Lord's

2013-05-02 10:17

Lord's will undergo a £200 million redevelopment beginning in 2014, owners the Marylebone Cricket Club, have said.

Two women get MCC honour

2012-07-01 16:55

Two leading English women's cricketers have been awarded honorary life membership of the MCC - which owns Lord's.

Painkiller suspension clarified

2010-12-10 12:23

Adcock Ingram says it has suspended sales and has not withdrawn dextropropoxyphene-containing medicines, pending official notification from the Medicines Control Council.

Faith Drops not Aids treatment

2010-09-01 18:09

The marketers of 'Faith Drops' are not entitled to claim that the product is a treatment for Aids and a range of other diseases, the ASA has ruled.

DA: MCC must stop fake doctors

2010-01-27 18:03

The Medicines Control Council must "do its job and stop fake doctors" who claim to cure various diseases, the Democratic Alliance says.

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