Latest Stories
Home » Richard Gordon You are browsing entries tagged with “Richard Gordon”

Gov’t hospitals in 5 regions put on alert


The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday ordered government hospitals in five regions to keep at least half of their staff on duty during the passage of Typhoon “Ruby” (international name: Hagupit).

Posted: December 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Man drowns in Caloocan City flood—PH Red Cross

Commuters make their way through a flooded street after heavy monsoon rains spawned by tropical storm Fung-Wong (local name Mario) flooded Manila and most parts of the metropolis Friday, Sept 19, 2014 in the Philippines. AP FILE PHOTO

A man was found dead Friday in Caloocan City after drowning in floodwater brought by tropical storm “Mario” (international name: Fung-Wong), according to the Philippine Red Cross.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Gordon alarmed over rebuilding of homes in Tacloban’s no-dwelling zones

Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Chairman Richard Gordon shows a map of Leyte where different international relief organizations are pouring aid. Gordon said it’s their way of ensuring proper coordination of the rehabilitation efforts. MATIKAS SANTOS/INQUIRER.net

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.

Posted: June 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gordon re-elected PH Red Cross head

Philippine Red Cross chair Richard “Dick” Gordon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Richard Gordon has been re-elected chair of the Philippine Red Cross by its board of governors.

Posted: January 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Lost ‘Yolanda’ boy reunited with mother

A typhoon survivor stands on rubbish in Tacloban, central Philippines on  Dec. 8, 2013. AP FILE PHOTO

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, […]

Posted: December 31st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »