LONDON, April 2: 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.

The Eurovision song contest, one of the world’s largest television events, will not take place this year due to the global coronavirus outbreak, organizers said on Wednesday.

Asserting that the team of Cannes Film Festival was "not oblivious" to the coronavirus pandemic, the president of the film festival said the 2020 edition will be cancelled if the outbreak worsens.

DUBAI, Jan 11: Dubai International, one of the world’s busiest airports, cancelled, diverted and delayed flights on Saturday due to heavy rain and flooding, Dubai Airports said.

PM Oli's address to House cancelled

September 19, 2019 14:57 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's scheduled address to the Federal Parliament was canceled at the last minute today afternoon.

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BHAKTAPUR, March 29: The National Examinations Board has cancelled today's exam of compulsory social studies held under the Secondary Education Examination in State 2.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The government has cancelled a controversial contract awarded to Chinese electronics manufacturer Huawei to develop a Digital Action Room at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) after the anti-graft body CIAA launched a probe.

KATHMANDU, May 25: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's live tour in Nepal has been postponed until further notice, the event organiser has confirmed.

SOLUKHUMBU, May 1: Preparations were going on full swing for the marriage ceremony of an underage girl of Thulung Dudhkoshi Rural Municipality-4, Jubu. She was about to marry a teacher of Deusa on Sunday. However, the marriage has been canceled.

Nepal-Malaysia friendly cancelled

March 24, 2018 10:31 am

KATHMANDU, March 24: The friendly match between Nepal and Malaysia scheduled for April 1 has been cancelled for now due to technical problems, said All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Friday.

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): The government has withdrawn its decision to grant public holiday on Friday, the day when President Bidya Devi Bhandari returns home from her state visit to India.  The Ministry of Home Affairs took the decision amid widespread criticisms of the decision of the government to grant public holiday both on the days of the president’s departure to India and her return home.

KAILALI, Nov 22:Provincial member of Naya Shakti Nepal Deepak Bahadur Khadka has been removed from the post on the charge of his involvement in swindling people out of thousands of rupees.

Speaker's Switzerland visit cancelled

October 20, 2016 15:23 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: Speaker Onsari Gharti has cancelled her Switzerland visit. The Speaker aborted her week-long scheduled visit to Geneva due to special political developments surfaced of late in the country, Gharti's press advisor Basudev Sharma said.

PM's US visit cancelled

September 19, 2016 12:22 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 19:Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's visit to the United States of America scheduled from today has been cancelled in the eleventh hour.

BEIJING, Sept 12: Amid reports that a miffed Chinese President Xi Jinping cancelled his maiden visit to Nepal, Beijing on Sunday said both countries are in “close communication” on the issue and China attaches importance to the new Nepalese government.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: The government is moving ahead with an amendment in the law to provide that the route permit of vehicles carrying passenger more than its capacity or plying without receiving a permit will be suspended and annulled.