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Boston Marathon cancelled because of COVID-19

05 May, 2020 9:36 am 9:36 am

BOSTON (Reuters) – The Boston Marathon, originally scheduled to be held in April and then postponed until September because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has now been cancelled for the first time in its history, organisers said. The race, held annually since 1897, is the world’s most prestigious marathon and generally draws over 30,000 runners from … Read More

IOC chief Bach says Tokyo Games would be cancelled if not held in 2021

05 May, 2020 4:21 pm 4:21 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – International Olympic Committee (IOC) chief Thomas Bach says the Tokyo Games would have to be scrapped if the event cannot be held next year due to the COVID-19 crisis. In March, the IOC and Japanese government took the unprecedented decision to delay the Games, which had been due to start in July, … Read More

Wimbledon, cancelled, first time, World War Two

Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War Two

04 April, 2020 11:16 am 11:16 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The Wimbledon championships were cancelled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck another blue-riband sports event off the calendar and wiped out the entire tennis grasscourt season. While the decision had looked inevitable for some time, since the virtual shutdown of world sport and … Read More

Fog, flights, cancelled, delayed, Motorway (M1), Islamabad, Peshawar

Flights delayed & cancelled, Motorway (M1) closed due to fog

12 December, 2019 10:18 am 10:18 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The authorities closed Motorway (M1) from Islamabad to Peshawar for traffic due to dense fog. Dense fog has also engulfed all national highways. Owing to fog traffic flow was badly affected in Hafizabad, Gujrat, Jalalpur Bhattian and other areas. Meanwhile, several flights were delayed and cancelled due to fog at Allama … Read More

Police, officers, cancelled, ahead, JUI-F, Azadi March

Police officers’ leaves cancelled ahead of JUI-F’s Azadi March

10 October, 2019 2:47 pm 2:47 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – IGP Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar Khan has cancelled the leaves of the police officers ahead of the JUI-F’s Azadi March. A notification has been issued in this regard. The leaves have been cancelled to control the law and order. However, the IGP will approve the holiday in the wake of an … Read More


I have cancelled peace talks with Taliban over Kabul attack: Trump

09 September, 2019 5:01 am 5:01 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump on Saturday said he cancelled peace talks with Afghanistan’s Taliban leaders after the insurgent group said it was behind an attack in Kabul that killed an American soldier and 11 other people. Trump said he had planned a secret meeting with the Taliban’s “major leaders” on Sunday at … Read More

Four PML-N votes stolen in presidential election: Kh Imran Nazir

09 September, 2018 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Khawaja Imran Nazir, a polling agent in the National Assembly, has said that four votes of the PML-N were stolen in the presidential election. Talking to the media on Tuesday, he said that 12 votes of the PML-N were rejected, while PTI’s four votes were rejected. However, two votes of the … Read More

South Korea says Pompeo’s cancelled visit impacts North Korea liaison...

08 August, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea said on Monday the abrupt cancellation of United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s trip to North Korea is having an “effect” on a controversial inter-Korean liaison office it planned to open by this month. US President Donald Trump abruptly cancelled his top diplomat’s planned trip to North Korea , … Read More