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Trump cancels Poland visit as hurricane heads for Florida

Dorian, currently a Category 1 storm, could make landfall as a powerful Category 4 hurricane with the potential to cause life-threatening storm surges.

‘The Hunt’ cancelled after backlash

President Trump says 'The Hunt' was 'made in order to inflame and cause chaos' by using the 'deplorables' narrative aimed at the US president's supporters.

Seminar on Islamic unity cancelled after bomb threat, say cops

They say the threat was posted on Gerakan Banteras Syiah's Facebook page on July 6.

Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi concert

The cancellation is in a show of support for women's and gay rights in the ultra-conservative kingdom.

Nepal declines permission for Dalai Lama’s birthday celebration

The cancellation is another sign of the growing influence of China over its Himalayan neighbour.

‘Beyond sorry’ Ariana Grande cancels Las Vegas concert

Entertainment website TMZ reported that Grande had bronchitis, citing sources close to the singer.

No more exams for Years 1 to 3 from 2019, says...

The education minister says this will be replaced by a more objective form of assessment.

Projects without open tenders cancelled, says Xavier

The minister says 95% of contracts under the previous government were offered through restricted tenders and direct negotiations.

Bruce Willis film cancelled after Fan Bingbing tax case

Fan has since apologised and been ordered to pay nearly US$130 million in back taxes and fines, the official Xinhua news agency reported on October 3.

Why axe Sarawak projects but approve pricier ones in Penang, PBB...

PBB leaders say the 65 'small projects' in Sarawak would only cost RM4.1 million compared to the two projects in Penang which have been allocated RM23 million.

Hundreds of flights cancelled as Super Typhoon heads for Hong Kong

Airlines across the region cancelled more than 100 flights on Saturday as Super Typhoon Mangkhut slammed into the Philippines.

British Moto GP cancelled due to ‘unsafe’ conditions

Heavy rain lashing down throughout the weekend forces officials to cancel the event for safety reasons.

Trump cancels Pompeo trip to North Korea, citing poor progress

Pompeo's North Korea trip will not take place as negotiations have all but deadlocked since the summit in Singapore.

Nicki Minaj and Future cancel North American leg of their tour

Pitchfork reports that the rapper has cancelled all of the North American concerts of her tour, which were also to feature fellow rapper Future.

Johnny Depp’s B.I.G. movie pulled a month before release

Crime thriller "City of Lies," an investigation into the murders of hip-hop rivals Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Sahkur, is not going to make its September 7 US release date

MRT3 still on track, says Loke

The transport minister says the project has been postponed in light of the high national debt.

Lauryn Hill cancels a string of ‘Miseducation’ tour dates

Six shows have been cancelled, while another has been postponed.

Drake and Migos reschedule North American tour

A total of nine shows have either been rescheduled, postponed, or cancelled.

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Costello, 63, whose hits include "Oliver's Army" and "Alison", said he had been forced to call off the final six dates of his tour which included concerts in Croatia, Austria, Norway and Sweden on medical grounds.

Jho Low’s passport cancelled, says Immigration D-G

Immigration Department director-general Mustafar Ali says the cancellation was made at the request of the MACC which is investigating Jho Low over the 1MDB scandal.

Nissan calls off potential US$1 billion sale of battery unit to...

Japan's second-biggest automaker said on Monday the Chinese investment firm lacked the funds to make the purchase.

Paris pulls plug on electric car service after bike debacle

The city of Paris and other local governments on Thursday cancelled their contract with Autolib’s operator, Bollore SA, after the company predicted losses totalling 300 million euros ($348 million) over the next five years and asked for taxpayers to pick up much of the cost.

Argentina cancel final World Cup warmup against Israel, Higuain says

The match at Jerusalem's Teddy Kollek Stadium was to be Argentina's last before they kick off their World Cup campaign in Russia on June 16.

Hit sitcom ‘Roseanne’ axed over racist tweet row

After a barrage of criticism on social media, Barr apologized to Jarrett and to "all Americans" for what she called a "joke."