Quantcast
Home » Red Cross You are browsing entries tagged with “Red Cross”

Needed: national triage

By

Watching the news on TV these days is an exercise that vexes the soul, irritates the senses, and moves the heart.

Posted: November 12th, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The politics and ethics of giving

By

In an ideal world, the truly benevolent give for no other reason than that their cup overflows. They expect nothing in return from the recipients of their bounty. No recognition, no fawning show of gratitude. In turn, the beneficiaries accept help only because of a pressing need, and usually, in spite of their pride.

Posted: October 24th, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Celebrating the Filipino family

By

Thirty-five years ago, when Jollibee opened its first outlet in what was once an ice-cream parlor in Cubao, no one could have predicted that it would grow into the country’s largest fast-food chain. When I first laid eyes on this original outlet (I am a certified Cubao girl, having grown up just a few blocks [...]

Posted: January 31st, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

PRC’s ‘fee’ clarified

For clarification, may we request you to publish our response to the letter “‘Administrative fee’ of Red Cross?” by Walter P. Komarnicki (Inquirer, 7/21/12). Our sincere thanks to Komarnicki for his letter to the editor, and for donating his blood through the Australian Red Cross.

Posted: July 30th, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

‘Administrative fee’ of Red Cross?

A relative of my wife was recently in a hospital where his B-type blood needed to be “cross-matched” with several donations, which was fine but for the ever-constant P1,500 “administrative fee” per bag of blood.

Posted: July 20th, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Libya militias take control of Tripoli govt offices
  • Signaling calibration forces MRT-3 to cut trips
  • Group behind Naia bomb try bitter at gov’t tack vs China – NBI
  • Palparan again asks court to put him under military custody
  • 3 killed in Lingayen, Pangasinan school shooting
  • Sports

  • Altas’ Big 3 strike anew, leave Chiefs in its wake
  • NBA All-Star Shawn Marion joins anti-bullying, anti-hazing drive in Bicol
  • Federer to make Brisbane return
  • Marathon match OK, marathon no way—Errani
  • Belinda Bencic, 17, reaches US Open quarterfinals
  • Lifestyle

  • Japan confirms more dengue infections—officials
  • F. Sionil José issues list of recommended books
  • ‘If I Stay’: Young Adult novel on life and death now a movie
  • Because of heritage protest, DPWH halts Nueva Vizcaya road project
  • León to auction off pieces from distinguished collections
  • Entertainment

  • Mark Gil passes away
  • Celebrities, netizens mourn Mark Gil’s death
  • Googling yourself hurts, says Miley Cyrus
  • Screenings of Lav’s winning films set
  • Two acts that didn’t disapppoint–one of them Filipino
  • Business

  • ALS ice bucket challenge reaches circle of PH tycoons
  • Local stock index regains lost ground
  • Century Properties to diversify into commercial leasing
  • SM Prime raises P20 billion from bond offer
  • DoubleDragon takes over mothballed Skysuites project
  • Technology

  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea
  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Opinion

  • Aquino-SC standoff dangerous to balance of power
  • Editorial cartoon, September 01, 2014
  • Independent Sereno
  • What’s behind MRT-3’s problems
  • Just say no
  • Global Nation

  • DFA: 805 Filipinos with drug cases in jail worldwide
  • On pullout of peacekeepers: Safety of PH troops paramount, AFP says
  • Azcuna vows help for Filipinos won’t end
  • RM awardees modern-day heroes, says Aquino
  • ‘Mad’ plan for educating kids
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement