warning bell

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a bell used to sound an alarm


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We've all heard about damage to the reef over the years, but that 50 per cent figure, I think, rang a warning bell loud and clear for many people," The Telegraph quoted Burke, as saying.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Ahrar Bloc MP Udai Awad said today that "Basra demonstrations for the lack of electricity is a warning bell to the parliament and the government", stressing that "the demonstration is a right guaranteed by the constitution".
The first warning bell should have gone off years ago when the Maoists in Nepal overthrew the monarchy and established a people's republic in that country.
Mary Marsh of the RSPCA said: "Maltreatment of animals in a family can sound a warning bell that children are at risk.
It's time to ring the warning bell," DG and CEO Giovanni Bisignani told the FAA International Safety Forum yesterday Nov.
Simultaneously, the engine fire warning bell blared with the illumination of the #2 fire warning light.
It has been a huge expenditure and a huge effort," said Smith, who added that the implementation had rung a warning bell.
I will savour the local produce and culture and sound a warning bell against a too-quick embrace of schemes for dams and development.
Police said Tsuboshima began to cross the tracks in the city after the warning bell started sounding and that the barriers came down on both sides of the crossing while he was still trying to cross.
The Warning Bell provides responding police officers with information about the crime victims, prior incidents, possible suspects, and any previous enforcement or protective measures taken.
The Ventura candidacy is a warning bell to the national parties about their extremism and dependence on powerful interest groups.
See Morrison & Foerster, Constitutionality of State Tax Incentives: A Warning Bell from Louisiana in STATE & Local TAX INSIGHTS (Dec.
The other warning bell for the department: many of its staff members travel widely as part of their jobs and could bring back the flu virus.
Tenders are invited for Electronic Hooter For Lc Gate Dull Tone Warning Bell With 25 Watt Horn And 15 Watt Amplifier, Working Voltage 24 V Dc.
SPL chief Neil Doncaster last night sounded the warning bell for Scottish football as attendance figures slumped to a new low.