Tag: <span>Alert</span>

Beijing declares very first-ever red alert for pollution

Posted December 07, 2015 23:18:28 China’s capital has issued its very first-ever red alert for pollution, as a new blanket of choking smog was projected to descend on the city. From Tuesday morning, half of Beijing’s private cars will be ordered off the road, with an odd-even number plate method in force, and 30 per…


US issues worldwide travel alert

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The alert comes as Belgian authorities say the capital Brussels will remain on its highest terror alert level for one more week The US has issued a worldwide travel alert for its citizens in response to “improved terrorist threats”. The state department stated “present info” recommended the Islamic State [IS]…


Brussels Remains on Highest Alert Level as Manhunts Expand

Photo Belgian soldiers patrolled the Grand Place in Brussels on Sunday. The United States Embassy continued to advise citizens to â??remain at homeâ? and avoid public gatherings. Credit Yves Herman/Reuters BRUSSELS â?? The Belgian authorities for a second day on Sunday maintained the highest possible alert level, virtually locking down the capital as they extended…