Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Chairman Richard Gordon expressed concern Tuesday that residents in Tacloban are rebuilding their homes in areas that have been declared no-dwelling zones.
By Niña P. Calleja
Richard Gordon has been re-elected chair of the Philippine Red Cross by its board of governors.
Ten days before Christmas, Gabriel Manatad was sitting on a pile of debris and filth on a deserted road in Tacloban City. The 5-year-old boy appeared to have been abandoned, seemingly forgotten amid the ruins of a once progressive city left utterly destroyed by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” in early November. A Red Cross volunteer, [...]
By Robert Gonzaga
More than 100 cases of leptospirosis have been recorded here two weeks after heavy flooding brought about by rain enhanced by the southwest monsoon engulfed the city, according to Philippine Red Cross (PRC) and local government officials.
By Philip C. Tubeza
Why the drama? Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chair Sixto Brillantes Jr. on Friday downplayed the petition to have him cited for contempt by the Supreme Court for supposedly barring former Sen. Richard Gordon from reviewing the source code used in the 2013 automated elections.