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# shut-down - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

President Higgins asked to sign 'mobile phone shutdown' laws early G8

President Higgins asked to sign 'mobile phone shutdown' laws early

The Government wants the new Criminal Justice Bill to be on the statute books before next week’s G8 summit.

# shut-down - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Mobile phone networks could be shut off during G8 due to terror threats

If amendments to legislation are approved, Minister Shatter said that mobile phone companies will be able to shut down networks in areas during the G8.

# shut-down - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

China censorship prompts rally, online protest

A dispute over censorship at a newspaper has led to authorities shutting down microblog accounts.

# shut-down - Friday 30 November, 2012

Syria cuts off internet and phone networks

Authorities say the interruption is “maintenance” – but activists are accusing the Syrian regime of preparing a massacre.

# shut-down - Friday 14 September, 2012

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest

Operations were halted “to ensure the safety and security of employees and assets”.

# shut-down - Monday 7 November, 2011

Rock Bingo owner tells of heartbreak after shutdown

The Rock Bingo hall was closed last week after gardaí searched the premises under the Gaming and Lotteries Act. Its owner, James Barber, said the company have done nothing wrong.

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