International Committee Of The Red Cross

  • International Red Cross office attacked in Afghanistan May 29, 2013

    Jalalabad: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) office in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad came under attack on Wednesday, a spokesman for the Geneva-based organisation said. A large explosion was heard near the ICRC office in Nangarhar province and heavy gunfire was ongoing, a witness said. Black smoke...
  • Ronaldo donating 100,000 euros for Afghans rehabilitation February 13, 2013

    Geneva: Soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo is donating 100,000 euros on behalf of UEFA to help rehabilitate Afghans who have lost limbs, mostly landmine victims, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Wednesday. It is the second time that the Real Madrid and Portugal forward - who has featured...
  • Terror in J&K school curriculum May 10, 2007

    Jammu: What should one do when confronted by a terrorist? That's what children in Jammu and Kashmir, who have long been living in the shadow of terror, are learning these days. They are being taught about various dimensions of conflict and how to handle them with a humanitarian perspective. The...