red cross spokesman

Cyanide-laced food kills five in Mexico

December 27th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Five residents of a drug rehab center in this western Mexican city died and 26 fell sick after eating donated food that apparently contained cyanide, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fire kills 16 in El Salvador prison

November 11th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
San Salvador, Nov 11 (IANS/EFE) At least 16 people were killed and more than 20 injured in a fire at a prison in El Salvador's Ilobasco city, authorities said."There are 16 dead," ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Red Cross confirms that there is a secret jail in Bagram, Afghanistan

May 12th, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bagram, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Red Cross has discovered that there is indeed a secret jail in Bagram, which is located in Afghanistan. Red Cross officials said to the BBC that ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Gunmen help suspect escape from ambulance

March 3rd, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 3 (IANS/EFE) Gunmen helped a suspect being taken to a hospital in a port city of Mexico to escape from a Red Cross ambulance, a spokesman for the humanitarian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

The Tragic Haiti Earthquake Renders Hundreds Homeless

January 13th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Haiti, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thousands of Haitians sat on the devastated streets asking for help on Wednesday. Many of them were trapped in the rubles of devastation and were ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Colombian rebels release another politician hostage

February 6th, 2009 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
Cali (Colombia), Feb 6 (IANS) The leftist guerrillas of Colombia have released a former legislator they had taken hostage in 2002, the EFE news agency reported Friday.Sigifredo Lopez, a former regional legislator ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, get animated instructions on CRP on your cell phones

December 21st, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 21 (ANI): Mobile phones may soon come to be used for such downloads as may save their users lives. The Red Cross has launched a text service in first ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |