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However, this budget resolution did not continue financing for the DHS, which is the only department in danger of getting shut down.
A number of restaurants in Jeddah have temporarily closed their doors fearing inspections by the municipality which shut down 100 eateries recently due to unhygienic conditions, poor quality of food and other violations.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan TehreekeInsaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Sunday threatened to shut down Lahore on December 4, Faisalabad on December 8, Karachi on December 12 and whole Pakistan on December 16 if PTI's demand of election audit is not met.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A local weekly newspaper in the western province of Bolu was shut down by a provincial municipality right after local elections were over, leading to concerns over an intensifying crackdown on dissent and critical media outlets on the national and regional level.
KARACHI -- All the CNG stations will close their operation completely for three days and no gas sales would be allowed to the vehicles in whole Sindh region during this shut down period.
Seven were already shut down for refueling or inspection, and three in New Jersey or New York safely shut down, as designed, because of storm conditions or grid disturbances.
Global Banking News-October 30, 2012--Hurricane Sandy forces banks to shut down retail branches(C)2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
There's going to be accidents but it's what they're bred for - Rob Baker, 22, in an employment training programme, of Middlesbrough It's not just a one-off, it happens regularly there, so it should be shut down or else made safe for the horses - Heather Murray, 53, of Easterside, who looks after her grandaughter There seems to be a problem there so there needs to be changes at the course.
According to their story, the social media giant would shut down in March because Mark Zuckerberg was getting too stressed out.
Immediately implement shelter in place procedures; shut down the buildings air intakes, close windows, recall elevators to the lobby or lowest floor of travel and lock them with doors closed.
If the indicator is red when the generator is shut down, it will stay red and will be red when you make the before-operations
The halt came only half a day after Tokyo Electric restarted the reactor, which had been shut down for regular checks.