Wednesday, October 28, 2020
 
Home News Latest Stories Britain sends biggest navy ship to Philippines

Britain sends biggest navy ship to Philippines

 

 

COLOMBO – Britain is to send the biggest ship in its fleet to the Philippines to help with relief efforts following Super Typhoon Haiyan, Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday.

“I can announce Britain is sending the carrier HMS Illustrious to help with #TyphoonHaiyan,” Cameron, who is heading to a Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka, said on his official Twitter account.

 


AFP

 

 

Comelec mulls extended voting period for 2022 polls

THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) is considering extending the voting period for the 2022 national elections, its spokesman James Jimenez said on Tuesday. Jimenez said...

Red Cross eyes legal action vs Philhealth over unpaid debt

THE Philippine Red Cross (PRC) on Tuesday is now looking into filing legal action against the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) for its failure...

Cell towers in military camps risky- senator

SEN. Ana Theresia "Risa" Hontiveros has warned that Dito Telecommunity’s plans to build cell towers inside military camps poses security risk since it is...

Duterte gives Budget chief power to approve Bayanihan 2 fund release- Palace

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has given Budget Secretary Wendel Avisado the authority to release the release of crucial funds under the Bayanihan to Recover as...

Moon holds more water in more places than ever thought

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: The moon’s shadowed, frigid nooks and crannies may hold frozen water in more places and in larger quantities than previously suspected. And...

Weather

Today's Front Page

TRY OUR DIGITAL EDITION
FREE FOR 30 DAYS

ALREADY A SUBSCRIBER?