curfew


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the time that the curfew signal is sounded

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a signal (usually a bell) announcing the start of curfew restrictions

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an order that after a specific time certain activities (as being outside on the streets) are prohibited

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Joey Salceda cited various studies exhibiting the 'inefficiencies' of juvenile curfew--cases wherein gunfire incidents occurred more frequently compared to when the juvenile curfew was in effect; or the law being eventually discarded since it was not making a relevant difference on juvenile crimes.
According to media reports, the federal government installed curfew clock in front of Serina hotel against Indian brutality on Kashmiris.
According to the release titled 'Partial Curfew From 12 Midnight Till 5am' and made available to Tribune Online, all students and members of staff are enjoined to produce a means of identification when asked by the campus security operatives.
Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Omar Mammah said the curfew from 6pm to 6am covers the waters of Tawau, Semporna, Kunak, Lahad Datu, Kinabatangan, Sandakan and Beluran.
Curfew was imposed on June 9 in areas along Miramshah and Datakhel road, Macha Madakhel and Kharqamar check post following an attack on security forces by an improvised explosive device ((IED) in Doga Macha Madakhel two days ago.
The island-wide curfew declared last night as violence targeting Muslims spread, has been lifted.
Summary: Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 14 (ANI): The indefinite curfew imposed in one of the provinces of the island nation will be lifted for two hours from 4 pm to 6 pm in the evening.
KANCHANPUR: The District Administration Office, Kanchanpur, has imposed curfew in Bhimdatta Municipality ward number 4 and 18 until further notice, Assistant Chief District Officer Shanker Bista said.
A MAN repeatedly left his home during his curfew hours to visit his terminally ill mother, a court heard.
Bungoma leaders have called upon Interior CS Fred Matiang'i to revoke the 90-day curfew in Mt Elgon saying it is ineffective.
Teenagers and children would be kept off the streets during late hours under a nationwide curfew bill pending approval by the House of Representatives.
A pensioner has won an appeal to amend his tag curfew to the proximity of his garage.
ISLAMABAD -- Curfew, in occupied Kashmir,continued to remain in force in Rajouri town for the sixth consecutive day today.
Dubai: Filipino residents in Dubai welcomed the stricter enforcement of curfew laws where unaccompanied minors are being taken off the streets of Metro Manila but decried the way authorities are implementing it.
Washington also has a curfew for people under age 17, which begins at 11 p.m.