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Australia-New Zealand tours postponed due to coronavirus travel clampdown

03 March, 2020 7:05 pm 7:05 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia and New Zealand’s limited overs tours have been postponed in the wake of new travel restrictions announced by the New Zealand government on Saturday aimed at containing the spread of the coronavirus. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Saturday that everyone entering the country from midnight Sunday must self-isolate … Read More

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World closes borders, restricts travel to contain coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 5:41 pm 5:41 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Countries around the world on Saturday continued to close borders, impose strict entry and quarantine requirements and restrict large gatherings in efforts to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said it will close all its retail stores worldwide, outside Greater China, until March 27. Apple reopened all … Read More

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US suspends travel from Europe as coronavirus forces Italy to tighten lockd...

03 March, 2020 9:43 am 9:43 am

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said the United States will suspend all passenger travel from continental Europe on Friday to limit the spread of the coronavirus after the outbreak was formally declared a pandemic, sending global markets into a tailspin. Trump announced the travel ban on live television along with emergency funds to … Read More

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Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

03 March, 2020 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world. The United States on Saturday reported its first death from the disease, a man in his 50s in Washington state, where officials said … Read More

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Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

03 March, 2020 8:35 am 8:35 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings, and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world. The United States on Saturday reported its first death from the disease, a Washington state man in his 50s. Two of the state’s … Read More

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US, others tighten curbs on travel to China, virus toll hits 213

01 January, 2020 6:24 pm 6:24 pm

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – The US and other countries tightened travel curbs on Friday and businesses said they were facing supply problems because of the coronavirus in China, a day after the World Health Organization declared a global health emergency. With the death toll rising to 213, all of them in China, the United States warned … Read More

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US tells citizens not to travel to China as virus toll tops 200

01 January, 2020 9:06 am 9:06 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The US government warned Americans not to travel to China as the death toll from a new coronavirus reached 213 on Friday and the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a global health emergency. A new State Department travel advisory raised the warning for China to the same level as Iraq and Afghanistan. … Read More

Pakistan, safe, travel, improved, security, UK HC, nationals

Pakistan is safe to travel due to improved security, UK HC tells nationals

01 January, 2020 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The United Kingdom on Friday changed its travel advice to reflect the improved security situation in Pakistan. In a statement, the British High Commission said that today’s announcement is the result of a comprehensive review of UK travel advice for Pakistan, based on a wide-ranging assessment of the country’s security situation. … Read More

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Colorado blizzard shuts roads, cancels flights on one of busiest travel day...

11 November, 2019 8:37 am 8:37 am

COLORADO (Reuters) – A blizzard sweeping through northeastern Colorado on Tuesday morning blocked roads and caused hundreds of flight cancellations, thwarting the Thanksgiving travel plans of some of the millions of Americans expected to fly or drive this week. Seven inches (18 cm) of snow had fallen in Denver by early Tuesday morning, causing more … Read More

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Nawaz, Shahbaz submitted themselves to court as guarantees: AG

11 November, 2019 10:19 am 10:19 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Attorney General Anwar Mansoor Khan said that both former premier Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shehbaz Sharif have submitted themselves to the court as guarantees. Addressing a press conference along with Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar, the attorney general said that by placing Nawaz and Shehbaz themselves … Read More

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Nadal to travel to ATP finals despite injury

11 November, 2019 6:37 pm 6:37 pm

MEDRED (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal has said he will travel to the ATP finals in London after undergoing a scan on an abdominal injury that forced him to retire from last week’s Paris Masters at the semi-final stage. “Yesterday I had a scan in Mallorca and despite having a small strain in my right abdominal, … Read More

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Palestinians cancel soccer final after Israel denies Gaza team travel

09 September, 2019 11:36 pm 11:36 pm

GAZA (Reuters) – The Palestinian national soccer club championship was called off on Wednesday after Israel denied travel permits to Gaza players who had hoped to face off with their opponents in the occupied West Bank. Israel refused to let players from Gaza’s Khadamat Rafah club travel several dozen kilometres through its territory to play … Read More


British-based Thomas Cook in £750m rescue deal talks

07 July, 2019 12:30 pm 12:30 pm

MANCHESTER (Web Desk) – Troubled travel company Thomas Cook- a Manchester-based venture- is in £750m rescue talks with the banks and its largest shareholder, Fosun. The measures, which have not been finalised, would see the Chinese investor buy the firm’s tour business. Thomas Cook’s chief executive, Peter Fankhauser, said the proposal was “not the outcome … Read More

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Modi requests Pakistan to use its airspace to travel to Bishkek

06 June, 2019 10:00 pm 10:00 pm

NEW DELHI (92 News) – The Indian government has requested Pakistan to allow Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s aircraft to fly over Pakistani airspace on June 13. According to the reports, Pakistan has received a formal request sent by the Indian High Commission in this regard. Modi is scheduled to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) … Read More

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Facebook spends $22.6 million to keep Mark Zuckerberg safe

04 April, 2019 9:28 am 9:28 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Facebook Inc more than doubled the money it spent on Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s security in 2018 to $22.6 million (£17.3 million), a regulatory filing. Zuckerberg has drawn a base salary of $1 for the past three years, and his “other” compensation was listed at $22.6 million, most of which was … Read More