FILE PHOTO: Record producer Harvey Mason Jr and the Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan announce nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards at a news conference in Manhattan, New York, U.S. November 20, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Organizers of the annual Grammy Awards on Wednesday announced tighter rules regarding conflicts of interest
TORONTO/TOKYO (Reuters) – Canada and Australia said they would not be sending athletes to the Tokyo Olympics if the Games went ahead as scheduled this year as pressure on organizers to postpone because of the coronavirus pandemic reached fever pitch on Monday. A passersby, wearing a face mask due to the outbreak of the coronavirus
FILE PHOTO: 72nd Cannes Film Festival – Closing ceremony and screening of the film “Hors normes” (The Specials) out of competition – Red Carpet Arrivals – Cannes, France, May 25, 2019. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier (Reuters) – The Cannes Film Festival in May has been postponed due to the spread of the coronavirus, organizers of the annual
TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 organizers said on Friday they were moving ahead with preparations to hold “safe and secure” Games on schedule, after U.S. President Donald Trump said officials should consider delaying the event for one year amid the coronavirus pandemic. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a protective face mask following an outbreak of
FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus, walks past a banner for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics in front of the Tokyo Metro Government building in Tokyo, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo Olympics organizers said on Wednesday that neither the Tokyo 2020
MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The season-opening Formula One race in Melbourne will proceed as planned this week and there is ‘no chance’ fans will be excluded because of coronavirus fears, Australian Grand Prix Corporation chief Andrew Westacott said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Australian Grand Prix – Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne, Australia
(Reuters) – The organizers of the Grammy Awards on Thursday denied allegations that nominations for the highest prizes in the music industry are rigged, calling the claims “categorically false and misleading.” FILE PHOTO: The Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan announces nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards at a news conference in Manhattan, New York, U.S.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese organizers on Wednesday canceled a fan event on the eve of a National Basketball Association (NBA) exhibition game in Shanghai, the latest fallout in a growing dispute over a tweet by a team official supporting the recent protests in Hong Kong. Chinese sponsors and partners have been cutting ties with the