By Jerome Aning
Authorities at Ninoy Aquino International Airport advised United Kingdom-bound travelers, on Tuesday, about the British government’s banning of the possession of khat plant, a leafy shrub whose leaves contain an addictive stimulant.
The British Embassy said Wednesday that it will not give any special treatment to those suspected of child abuse amid reports that a British national was arrested in Cebu for molesting three minors.
A male nurse has been charged with the murder of three patients who were poisoned with contaminated medical products at a British hospital, police said Saturday.
By Tarra Quismundo
A Cebu native who served a key role in coordinating British aid response in the wake of supertyphoon Yolanda’s devastation in the Visayas has been appointed the United Kingdom’s new honorary consul in Cebu, the UK Embassy said on Tuesday.
By Maila Ager
Voting 17 with no objection, the Senate on Tuesday concurred the ratification of separate extradition treaties between the Philippines and the governments of the United Kingdom, India and Spain.