An unprecedented security lockdown
and near total communication blockade has continued since Sunday night in occupied Kashmir, a day before the Hindu nationalist-led government in New Delhi scrapped the disputed Himalayan region's autonomous status.
The date and venue of the 'lockdown
' could not be agreed upon at the huddle, which was not attended by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shahbaz Sharif and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.
ISLAMABAD -- The opposition parties have decided to 'lockdown
' the federal capital in protest against the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government's policies, especially its ongoing accountability drive largely targeting the opposition leaders.
MUZAFFARABAD -- Scores of people, including women and children, most of them from the divided Kashmiri families, staged a rally here on Sunday to condemn India for subjecting occupied Kashmir to lockdown
, curfew and communication blockade for the 'success' of its attempts to merge the disputed Himalayan region.
At least three businesses in the area are on lockdown
. Three Walmart employees took refuge at a Landry's Seafood house, restaurant manager Oscar Collazo told CNN.
Garda chase puts Dublin in lockdown
THREE men were arrested after a high-speed car chase put Dublin on lockdown
A SMASHED window forced a school into "lockdown
Summary: Washington [USA], Jun 20 (ANI): The US Secret Services have put the White House area on lockdown
after an individual "dropped a backpack" and "attempted to jump a bike rack" near the estate on Wednesday.
A BIRMINGHAM school was placed in lockdown
after police were called to deal with an intruder.
Residents from the towns of Patikul, Indanan and Maimbung in Sulu province complained of a six-hour lockdown
in Jolo on Sunday that prevented them from getting inside the town and nearly depriving them of food for their evening's breaking of the fast (iftar) for Ramadan.
A DuPage County jail inmate already being held on $75,000 bail for threatening a Glenbard East High School student, picked up a new charge after he caused a lockdown
Tuesday night, authorities said.