The flag was run up at half-mast
, and, this being the signal of distress, it was hoped that the American steamer, perceiving it, would change her course a little, so as to succour the pilot-boat.
Flags in all official institutions and administrations will be flown at half-mast
throughout this period.
Malacanang has ordered the Philippine flag to be flown at half-mast
across the country on Sunday to mourn the passing of National Artist for Architecture Francisco 'Bobby' Manosa.
Cotabato City schools asked to fly flags at half-mast
for mall blast victims !-- -- John Unson (philstar.com) - January 6, 2019 - 2:02pm COTABATO CITY, Philippines The mayor of Cotabato City on Sunday asked school officials to raise the Philippine flag in campuses at half-mast
for five days in sympathy with the victims of the December 31 bombing in a shopping mall in the city.
When a flag flies at half-mast
on a flag pole, it is a sign of respect for somebody who has passed on, usually somebody who is of great importance to a country or group of people.
The flag is also at half-mast
for the funerals of members of the Royal Family, foreign rulers, and Prime Ministers - and "any other occasion where Her Majesty has given special command".
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Flags were flied at half-mast
at countries' consulate generals, located in ystanbul on Wednesday to protest the terrorist attacks, which were occurred on Tuesday in Belgium's Brussels Zaventem Airport and subway station.
Simon Thomas, Plaid Cymru AM for Mid and West Wales, criticised the Welsh Government after it flew flags at half-mast
following the death of Saudi King Abdullah back in January, calling it a "gutless disgrace".
In the federal capital, national flag was hoisted at half-mast
at government buildings including the Presidency, the Prime Ministers House, Parliament House, Supreme Court and.
FLAGS flew at half-mast
in Queensgate, Huddersfield, in memory of the French terror attack victims.
Summary: Flags were flown at half-mast
in Whitehaven to mark the first anniversary of the Derrick Bird shooting spree in Cumbria.
At the college today, flags were flying at half-mast
FLAGS flew at half-mast
in Washington as Barack Obama and his wife Michelle attended a ceremony to remember the six people who died in the Tucson shootings.
ANKARA, Apr 14, 2010 (TUR) -- All Turkish flags in Turkey and representations overseas will be at half-mast
on Sunday, April 18, the day when a funeral ceremony will take place for the late Polish President Lech Kaczynski.