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New York City venue cancels concert by would-be Reagan assassin, citing ‘threats’

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A concert by John Hinckley Jr, who shot and wounded President Ronald Reagan in 1981, has been canceled even as Hinckley was freed from federal court oversight, the New York City venue that had booked the performance a...

UK cinema chain cancels screenings of ‘blasphemous’ film after protests

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A UK cinema chain has cancelled all screenings of a “blasphemous” film about the daughter of the prophet Muhammad after branches were picketed by Muslim activists. Cineworld said it took the decision to cancel all sho...

Russian foreign minister cancels Serbia visit after neighbours close airspace

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Russia has blamed the west after foreign minister Sergei Lavrov had to cancel a visit to Serbia when the countries around it closed their airspace to his aircraft. Foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova called t...

Nicaragua cancels nearly 200 NGOs in sweeping purge of civil society

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Nicaragua’s Sandinista-controlled congress has cancelled nearly 200 non-governmental organizations, ranging from a local equestrian center to the 94-year-old Nicaraguan Academy of Letters, in what critics say is Danie...

Home Office cancels flight to deport Kurdish failed asylum seekers to Iraq

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The Home Office has cancelled a chartered deportation flight to Iraq that was due to depart from the UK on Tuesday evening. Up to 30 Kurdish people who have been refused asylum were facing deportation to northern Iraq...

Home Office cancels flight to deport Kurdish asylum seekers to Iraq

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The Home Office has cancelled a chartered deportation flight to Iraq that was due to depart from the UK on Tuesday evening. Up to 30 Kurdish asylum seekers were facing deportation to northern Iraq in the first flight ...

Home Office cancels Border Force contract with P&O Ferries after mass sackings

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Ministers have cancelled a contract with P&O Ferries after it sacked nearly 800 seafarers without notice in March. The Home Office announced that the agreement with the Border Force agency would come to an end wit...

Russia’s Bolshoi theatre cancels shows by directors who spoke out over Ukraine

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Russia’s Bolshoi theatre has upset opera and ballet fans by abruptly cancelling a series of shows this week by directors who have spoken out against the war in Ukraine. The theatre gave no reason for dropping Timofey ...

EasyJet cancels more than 200 flights over Covid staff sickness

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EasyJet cancelled more than 200 flights over the weekend with disruption expected to last into this week, leaving some passengers stranded amid travel chaos at some of Britain’s biggest airports. The airline blamed th...

Sri Lanka cancels school exams over paper shortage as financial crisis bites

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Sri Lanka has cancelled school exams for millions of students after running out of printing paper, as the country contends with its worst financial crisis since independence in 1948. Education authorities said on Satu...

Queen cancels virtual engagements due to Covid

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The Queen has cancelled her planned virtual engagements for Tuesday as she continues to experience Covid symptoms. A Buckingham Palace spokesperson said: “As Her Majesty is still experiencing mild cold-like symptoms s...

‘Such is life’: Jacinda Ardern cancels wedding amid Omicron wave – video

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The Omicron outbreak in New Zealand has forced Jacinda Ardern and partner Clarke Gayford to cancel their wedding, which was due to take place in the coming weeks at Gisborne on the North Island’s eastern coast. The pr...

Novak Djokovic live news updates: Australia cancels tennis player’s visa again

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Australia’s immigration minister, Alex Hawke, has re-cancelled the visa of reigning Australian Open tennis champion

Boris Johnson cancels visit to vaccine centre as relative tests positive for Covid

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Boris Johnson has cancelled a planned visit to Lancashire after a member of his family tested positive for Covid, Downing Street has said. The prime minister had been scheduled to visit a vaccination centre, where we ...

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