Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

21-30 results from 1000 for query «donations»

July 3, 2018 2:11 AM Anne Curtis collects spare change from plane passengers, shuts down critics who say it’s for ‘publicity’

Apart from acting and hosting, Anne Curtis has her hands full with the advocacies she holds dear. Last April, Curtis participated in the London Marathon with Marawi City in mind, which saw her raising funds with UNICEF Philippines for the afflicted children of the Mindanao city. Curtis is a known celebrity advocate of the program, and made sure to match 19

July 2, 2018 9:05 AM Australia ends direct aid to Palestinian Authority

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia has ended direct aid to the Palestinian Authority because it says its donations could increase the self-governing body’s capacity to pay Palestinians convicted of politically motivated violence. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Monday that funding to a World Bank’s trust fund was cut after she wrote to the Palestinian 17

June 21, 2018 6:34 AM Kate Spade Foundation to donate $1M for suicide prevention

New York — Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in tribute to the company’s late founder. To start, the company said Wednesday the Kate Spade New York Foundation is giving $250,000 to the Crisis Text Line , a free, 24-hour confidential text message service for people 19

June 16, 2018 6:23 AM P136K worth of shabu seized in Cotabato City

About 20 grams of suspected shabu with a street value of P136,000 were seized by elements of the Cotabato City Police’s Drug Enforcement Unit, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) regional office, and barangay officials from an arrested member of a local drug ring on Thursday. According to a report from PDEA’s Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao 21

May 30, 2018 11:58 AM Malaysia tries crowdfunding to plug ballooning debts

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia has set up a fund for members of the public to donate cash to help the new government repay its hefty national debt, the finance ministry said on Wednesday, providing a bank account number for deposits. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has made it a priority to cut Malaysia's debts and liabilities - estimated at 1 trillion ringgit 44

May 26, 2018 11:08 AM Homecoming turns to wake for family in 5-vehicle smashup in CamSur

The Ford Everest and Philtranco Bus involved in the five-vehicle smashup in Libmanan, Camarines Sur early morning Tuesday. (Contributed photo from Highway Patrol Group – Bicol) PILI, Camarines Sur – The Peña family had been preparing for a warm welcome for their son Ronel who was bringing home his Swiss wife Susanne and their son Naoki William from Thailand 49

May 24, 2018 2:40 AM Free 6 months of 100 Mbps internet to be raffled off at streaming event

Second prize is 6 months of 50 Mbps internet MANILA, Philippines – Want free fiber internet for 6 months? Fiber internet provider Converge is raffling off a 100 megabits-per-second (Mbps) and a 50 Mbps connection to one winner each at a gaming event this coming weekend. Converge's 50 Mbps connection has a monthly rate of P2500 while the 100 Mbps connection 92

May 23, 2018 6:53 AM Duterte will not be in Marawi for 1st anniversary of siege, says Go

President Rodrigo Duterte will not be visiting Marawi to commemorate the first anniversary of the city’s siege by Islamic State (IS)-inspired Maute fighters, his top aide said Wednesday. Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said the President would rather attend the first anniversary of Malawi City’s liberation from extremist 29

May 18, 2018 7:06 AM AFP denies torching Lumad schools in Mindanao

The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Friday dared its accusers to prove the “preposterous and malicious allegations” that they were burning down schools for indigenous peoples or Lumads in Mindanao. “We challenge our accusers. Provide details which schools, where, and when the alleged acts committed,” said AFP spokesperson Col. Edgard Arevalo in a statement 24

April 30, 2018 12:50 AM GMA Kapuso Foundation Rebuilds Marawi with the help of Filipino-Chinese Organization

“Napaka-importante nito sa pag rehabilitate ng Marawi sapagkat ang unang pangangailangan ng mga bata duon ay eskwelahan. (This is very important in rehabilitating Marawi because schools are the primary need ofhthe children there,” GMKAF Chairman Atty. Felipe L. Gozon said. “Kailangang magtulong tulong tayong lahat. (We need to unite and help.)” The significant 51