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Sri Lanka government declares curfew, shuts down access to major social media sites

Sri Lanka government declares curfew, shuts down access to major social media sites

The Sri Lankan government declared a curfew with immediate effect, junior defence minister Ruwan Wijewardene said on Sunday, following eight explosions ...

Drone chaos shuts down UK airport

Drone chaos shuts down UK airport

Britain called in the army on Thursday to help police hunt a drone pilot who grounded all flights from Gatwick airport, leaving thousands stranded on one of the busiest days of the year.

MEC shuts down phone shop for selling counterfeit batteries

MEC shuts down phone shop for selling counterfeit batteries

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the two-week closure of a phone shop located in Al Rayyan Al Jadeed for displaying and selling counterfeit batteries ...

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Gharafa for two weeks

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Gharafa for two weeks

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the two-week closure of a beauty salon located in Al Gharafa over the display and sale of expired products.

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Waab over use of expired products

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Waab over use of expired products

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the one-week closure of a beauty salon located in Al Waab over the use of expired products.

Rare snow storm disrupts flights in Rome, shuts down schools, Colosseum

Rare snow storm disrupts flights in Rome, shuts down schools, Colosseum

A rare snow storm in Rome on Monday disrupted transport, shut down schools, monuments and prompted the authorities to call in the army to help clear the streets.

Paris attack suspect held, possibly ‘man in the hat’

Paris attack suspect held, possibly ‘man in the hat’

Mohamed Abrini, who was wanted for November’s Islamic State (IS) attacks in Paris, has been arrested in Brussels, Belgian public broadcasters said yesterday, adding that Abrini was probably involved in last month’s Brussels bombings.