Afghanistan Cricket Board Executive Director Hamid Shinwari has recently been replaced by one Naseebullah Haqqani.
ICC charged Marlon Samuels for breaching four counts of the anti-corruption code during a T10 league, including failure to disclose hospitality benefits that could bring disrepute to the sport.
The ICC T20 rankings saw Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan and England's Liam Livingstone make huge progress after finishing as leading run-scorers for their teams in the recently concluded T20 series.
Mongolia and Tajikistan are the 22nd and 23rd members of the Asia region, while Switzerland is Europe's 35th member, with the ICC now comprising 106 nembers in total.
Group 2 will comprise of former champions India and Pakistan, New Zealand, Afghanistan and the other two qualifiers from Round 1.
Recently, the ICC decided to continue with the WTC in the next Future Tours Programme (2023-31), but the format and the number of teams is yet to be agreed upon.
Sawhney has termed the governing body's probe against him as a "premeditated witch-hunt".
The changes in the points system will have to be ratified by the ICC chief executives committee in the coming weeks.
ICC confirmed that the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 will be staged in the UAE and Oman due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in India.
The programme is designed to address the low percentage of women in leadership positions in global cricket and build a pipeline of new female leaders in cricket.
Richardson said that that next year's World Cup in England and Wales represents a brilliant opportunity to prove the doubters wrong.
David Richardson admitting that the rash of Twenty20 leagues springing up all over the world are especially vulnerable to fixing.
In the wake of the ball-tampering scandal involving the Australian team, the ICC promised stricter and heavier punishments, which, the apex body hoped, will act as proper deterrent.
The International Cricket Council’s quarterly board meeting got underway in Kolkata on Sunday with India women’s captain Mithali Raj opening the second annual women’s forum.
Australia ball-tampering scandal: ICC suspends captain Steve Smith for one match, Bancroft handed three demerit points
Smith, who stood down temporarily as captain of the team on Sunday, will now miss the final test of the series against South Africa in Johannesburg.