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Rappler Talk: Why COVID-19 cases exploded in Singapore

May 02, 2020 - 6:57 PM

Rappler talks to Alex Au, vice president of a Singapore NGO, about the rise of COVID-19 cases mostly from migrant workers’ dormitories in the city-state

Hong Kong activists arrested over last year's democracy rallies

Apr 18, 2020 - 3:44 PM

Among those arrested is media tycoon Jimmy Lai, founder of anti-establishment tabloid Apple Daily

Hong Kong media tycoon and founder of Apple Daily newspaper Jimmy Lai (C) leaves the Kowloon City police station in Hong Kong on February 28, 2020, after being arrested on the suspicion of taking part in an unauthorised assembly on August 31 last year. Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai, a high profile critic of Beijing, was arrested on February 28 for taking part in last year's pro-democracy protests that rocked the city for seven months.  ISAAC LAWRENCE / AFP

Austria uncovers 100-million euro online trading scam

Feb 26, 2019 - 10:29 PM

The operation allegedly used fraudulent online platforms purporting to trade in foreign currencies and cryptocurrencies, as well as high-risk instruments known as binary options

Nearly 80 detainees escape Haiti prison

Feb 13, 2019 - 7:41 AM

All 78 detainees at a prison in Haiti escape during a demonstration against President Jovenel Moise that is part of an increasingly violent nationwide movement

Burning cars are seen during clashes, in the center of Haitian Capital Port-au-Prince, February 12, 2019, during the sixth day of protest against Haitian President Jovenel Moise and misue of Petrocaribe fund.  HECTOR RETAMAL / AFP

Central African peace deal still not fully signed – minister

Feb 07, 2019 - 9:57 PM

'There are still 3 signatures' needed, government spokesman Ange Maxime Kazagui says, without identifying the individuals or their affiliation

PEACE DEAL. Central African president Faustin-Archange Touadera (L) and Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (R) attend the inking of a peace deal between the government of the Central African Republic and 14 armed groups in Khartoum on February 05, 2019. Photo by Ashraf Shazly/AFP

'Pope' of French cuisine Paul Bocuse dies age 91

Jan 21, 2018 - 1:02 AM

Bocuse passed away after a long battle with Parkinson's disease

LEGEND. This file photo taken on November 09, 2012 shows French chef Paul Bocuse posing in his kitchen at L'Auberge de Pont de Collonges, during a culinary work shop in Collonges-au-Mont-d'Or. Bocuse died at the age of 91 on January 20, 2018, according to French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb. Photo by Jeff Pachoud/AFP

Suspected Abu Sayyaf member arrested in Zamboanga City

Dec 25, 2017 - 12:44 PM

Local cops and navy intelligence officers arrest Baser Ahmad based on a warrant arrest issued by a court in Basilan

5 things to look forward to at Marvel Creative Day Out 2018

Dec 13, 2017 - 8:24 PM

Marvel fans have a lot to be excited about

MARVEL ARTISTS. Fans and young artists can learn straight from Filipino Marvel pencilers, including Leinil Francis Yu. Photo courtesy of Marvel Creative Day Out

Arellano sweeps Adamson in battle-for-third

Oct 11, 2017 - 7:34 PM

The Lady Chiefs are 1-0 ahead of the Lady Falcons in the battle-for-third clash

SWEEP. Arellano is now ahead for the battle-for-third in the PVL. Photo from PVL.

SAKSIKAN: Joint fly-past TNI AU dan Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura membentuk angka 50

Sep 07, 2017 - 7:52 PM

TNI AU dan Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura RSAF masing masing mengerahkan 10 jet tempur di acara fly past

FLY PAST. Jet tempur F-22 Singapura tengah melakukan fly past di atas udara Marina Bay pada Kamis sore, 7 September. Foto: diambil dari screen shot video RSAF

Berita hari ini: Kamis, 17 Agustus 2017

Aug 17, 2017 - 9:01 AM

Perkembangan berita terbaru yang perlu Anda ketahui

SAKSIKAN: Para pelindung NKRI di udara

Jul 30, 2017 - 3:34 PM

29 Juli diperingati sebagai Hari Bhakti Angkatan Udara

Komandan Pangkalan TNI Angkatan Udara (Lanud) Pattimura, Kolonel Pnb Aldrin Petrus Mongan (kanan) memeriksa personil saat upacara peringatan Hari Bhakti ke-70 TNI Angkatan Udara yang dipusatkan di Markas Komando Lanud Pattimura, Ambon, Maluku, pada 29 Juli 2017. Foto oleh Izaac Mulyawan/Antara

Dilema jurnalis ketika meliput kegiatan militer

Apr 14, 2017 - 7:44 PM

Di satu sisi mereka diwajibkan untuk mengabarkan berbagai informasi kepada publik Di sisi lain mereka dibatasi oleh aparat militer karena menyangkut keamanan negara

JATUH. Puing pesawat Hercules yang jatuh di Medan, Sumatera Utara, 30 Juni 2015. Foto oleh Dedi Sahputra/EPA

FOTO: Rayakan HUT ke-71, TNI AU gelar atraksi di udara

Apr 09, 2017 - 10:38 AM

Melibatkan 1 600 prajurit dan 132 pesawat

TNI AU akui kecolongan foto pesawat jet tempur F-16 yang terbalik beredar di media sosial

Mar 15, 2017 - 1:30 PM

“Terus terang itu menyangkut kewibawaan kami TNI AU ” ujar Henri

Terpilih jadi KSAU, Hadi fokus pada peremajaan alutsista

Jan 18, 2017 - 6:06 PM

Diharapkan dengan adanya peremajaan alutsista bisa mencegah berulangnya kecelakaan pesawat milik TNI AU

Pejabat baru Kepala Staf TNI Angkatan Udara (KSAU) Marsekal Madya (Marsdya) Hadi Tjahjanto (kiri) berbincang dengan Panglima TNI Jenderal Gatot Nurmantyo (tengah) disaksikan Kapolri Jenderal Pol Tito Karnavian (kanan) sebelum pelantikan KSAU di Istana Negara, Jakarta, Rabu (18/1). Presiden Joko Widodo menunjuk Marsdya TNI Hadi Tjahjanto sebagai KSAU menggantikan Marsekal Agus Supriatna yang purna tugas. ANTARA FOTO/Rosa Panggabean/pras/17.

TNI AL beli kapal baru, total kontrak Rp 2,2 triliun

Jan 11, 2017 - 2:40 PM

Ada 215 kontrak yang diteken hari ini

Daftar kecelakaan pesawat Hercules dalam 10 tahun terakhir

Dec 18, 2016 - 10:55 AM

Kejadian ini menambah daftar panjang kecelakaan Hercules yang memang sudah cukup sering

Buntut pesawat Hercules milik TNI AU C-130 HS, A-1334 rute Timika-Wamena yang jatuh di Wamena, Papua, pada 18 Desember 2016. Foto istimewa

[Dash of SAS] Marriage is not an achievement

Sep 22, 2016 - 2:45 PM

There is this persistent notion that getting hitched is an achievement It s not and here s why

Part 2: The au pair recruitment business

Aug 18, 2016 - 5:55 PM

Having traveled to the Philippines herself Sigrid was supportive of the cultural exchange aspect of the program and saw its potential to allow the girls to move up with an education

Au pairs: Different lists, one destination

Aug 18, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Checking if an au pair agency is operating legally can be quite tricky

An au pair's story: Moving on, moving away

Aug 18, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Now 33 May Arnaldo is set to graduate this December with a bachelor’s degree in Business Economics and Information Technology at the Copenhagen School of Design and Technology

The au pair recruitment business

Aug 17, 2016 - 4:34 PM

One recruiter admits telling au pairs who want to go to Europe to be ready with the money

Looking back: Skirting the au pair ban

Aug 17, 2016 - 4:34 PM

For the au pairs who paid off immigration personnel then the bribery was part of what they had to do to get out of the country It was an arrangement that was mutually beneficial

#ThewRap: Things you need to know today, August 1, 2016

Aug 01, 2016 - 11:29 AM

Hello Here s a round up of news you need to know this Monday

Kuwento ng dalawang au pair sa Europa

Jul 31, 2016 - 12:30 PM

As au pairs Christy and Jhoy wanted to improve their lives What they found instead was heartbreak maltreatment and a future in limbo

Alone, pregnant, in hiding

Jul 30, 2016 - 11:19 AM

How do you go on a cultural exchange program and end up a pregnant undocumented migrant?

Au pairs walk back to the train after shopping at Loppemarked, a weekend flea market in Gentofte, a wealthy suburb of Copenhagen, Denmark, May 22, 2016. The women were buying secondhand clothing and gifts to send to their families back home, a common practice of overseas Filipino workers. The Philippines extends duty-free privileges to balikbayan boxes. (photo copyright Allison Shelley)

The Tandang Sora of Copenhagen

Jul 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Meet Pat and Pinay brother and sister who have become an integral part of the protection of Filipino au pairs in trouble

What's the au pair cultural exchange program all about?

Jul 30, 2016 - 10:02 AM

The Philippines is the top sending country of au pairs to Denmark; more than 80 of all au pairs are Filipinos The Filipino au pair continues to be in high demand

TITA OF COPENHAGEN. Jennifer Stilling, seated left, gets hugs during a rehearsal of a group performing Filipino dances at St. Anne's Catholic church in Copenhagen, Denmark, May 20, 2016. The group was started by Stilling, chairman of the Philippine Cultural Guild of Denmark, as a way to support the many Filipino au pairs in the area. Photo by Allison Shelley

Do you know of au pair scams?

Jul 07, 2016 - 6:50 PM

Share with us your experiences or your stories Help save another Filipino from being victimized

Dua penerjun tewas saat latihan HUT TNI AU

Apr 07, 2016 - 2:31 PM

Keduanya tewas saat gladiresik upacara HUT TNI AU ke 70

Pengamat: Cegah pesawat jatuh, TNI AU harus lebih fokus ke perawatan

Feb 17, 2016 - 9:26 PM

Bercermin dari jatuhnya pesawat super tucano pilot bisa mengaktifkan kursi pelontar sedangkan juru mudi yang duduk di belakang ikut terkubur bersama pesawat

Pesawat Super Tucano yang sejenis dengan pesawat latih TNI AU yang jatuh di Malang, Jawa Timur pada Rabu, 10 Februari 2016. Foto dari

Anggota TNI AU rampas drone jurnalis, Komandan Lanud Malang minta maaf

Feb 12, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Anggota TNI AU yang merampas drone diberikan sanksi disiplin militer

Personil TNI Angkatan Udara tengah mengevakuasi serpihan pesawat latih militer Super Tucano yang jatuh pada Rabu, 10 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Dyah Pitaloka/Rappler

Kronologi jatuhnya pesawat Super Tucano di Malang

Feb 11, 2016 - 9:17 AM

Pilot dan kru pesawat ditemukan tewas serta 2 warga tertimpa runtuhan bangunan

SERPIHAN DIANGKUT. Petugas mengangkut serpihan pesawat latih TNI yang jatuh di Malang, Jawa Timur pada 10 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Bayu Baskoro/EPA

Pesawat latih TNI jatuh di Malang

Feb 11, 2016 - 7:58 AM

Sebuah pesawat latih milik TNI Angkatan Udara dilaporkan jatuh di Malang

Kondisi di lokasi kejadian jatuhnya pesawat TNI AU Malang, pada 10 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Dyah Ayu Pitaloka/Rappler

Dari pesawat TNI jatuh hingga Aa Gym stop gunakan LINE

Feb 11, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Pesawat latih TNI jatuh di Malang Jokowi akan hadiri KTT ASEAN Rusia Aa Gym stop gunakan LINE

Petugas mengangkut puing-puing pesawat latih tempur Super Tucano yang jatuh di pemukiman warga di Jalan LA Sucipto, Malang, Jawa Timur, pada 10 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Ari Bowo Sucipto/Antara

Ivy Safatillah, korban Super Tucano yang kaya prestasi

Feb 10, 2016 - 6:58 PM

Ivy menerima tanda kehormatan Dharma Nusa Dwidya Sista dan kesetiaan dari 2005 sampai 2009

KECELAKAAN SUPER TUCANO. Kondisi di lokasi kejadian jatuhnya pesawat Super Tucano TNI AU Malang, pada 10 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Dyah Ayu Pitaloka/Rappler

CEK FAKTA: Jatuhnya Super Tucano TNI AU di Malang

Feb 10, 2016 - 6:04 PM

Pesawat ini diklaim memiliki umur antara 12 000 hingga 18 000 jam terbang tergantung beban misi yang diembannya

SUPER TUCANO. Pesawat Super Tucano yang sejenis dengan pesawat latih TNI AU yang jatuh di Malang, Jawa Timur pada Rabu, 10 Februari 2016. Foto dari

Kemenhub merasa tidak paham yang dipersoalkan TNI AU

Jan 09, 2016 - 7:12 PM

Kementerian Perhubungan memastikan seragamnya tidak sama dengan seragam TNI baik dari segi warna maupun atribut dan tidak ada simbol TNI dalam bentuk apapun

POLEMIK. Pejabat Kemenhub mengenakan seragam yang dinilai mirip militer. Foto isitimewa

Presiden desak TNI AU investigasi jatuhnya pesawat

Dec 21, 2015 - 5:15 PM

Selain masih baru pesawat juga diawaki pilot berpengalaman

Sejumlah prajurit TNI AU melakukan prosesi pemakaman jenazah Letkol (Pnb) Marda Sarjono di Taman Makam Pahlawan, Madiun, Jawa Timur, 21 Desember 2015. Marda gugur bersama Kapten (Pnb) Dwi Cahyadi saat melakukan manuver menggunakan pesawat tempur T-50i Golden Eagle dalam ajang 'airshow' di Yogyakarta, Minggu (20/12). Siswowidodo/Antara

Jenazah pilot T-50i yang jatuh di Yogyakarta dimakamkan di TMP Madiun

Dec 21, 2015 - 3:16 PM

Pesawat T 50i Golden Eagle yang dikemudikan Letkol Penerbang Marda Sarjono jatuh saat akrobat di Yogyakarta

FILE FOTO: Letkol Marda Sarjono (kiri) bersama copilot Lettu Pnb Kurniadi Sukmo Djatmiko (kanan) berada di kokpit pesawat tempur Hawk MK-53 sebelum menerbangkan pesawat tersebut dalam penerbangan terakhir menuju Museum Dirgantara Mandala Yogyakarta di Lanud Iswahjudi Magetan, pada 12 Maret 2015. Foto oleh Siswowidodo/Antara

Burundi rejects African Union peacekeepers as 'invasion force'

Dec 20, 2015 - 8:01 PM

The Burundi government so far dismissed proposals for any peacekeeping force on its territory

Tongkrongan garang si elang emas

Dec 20, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Termasuk pesawat generasi 4 plus Sanggup tempur siang malam dan segala cuaca

Pesawat TNI AU jatuh saat akrobat di Yogyakarta, dua pilot tewas

Dec 20, 2015 - 11:39 AM

T 50 trainer jet TNI AU dilaporkan alami kecelakaan di udara dan jatuh saat atraksi di Bandara Adi Sucipto Yogyakarta

Pesawat milik TNI AU jatuh saat atraksi di Bandara Adi Sucipto, Yogyakarta. Foto dari Twitter/@jarwadi

3 alasan Jokowi tolak usulan TNI beli helikopter VVIP baru

Dec 03, 2015 - 11:08 PM

Sebelumnya TNI AU memasukkan pembelian helikopter AgustaWestland AW101 untuk para VVIP dalam rencana strategisnya untuk periode 2014 2019

Presiden Jokowi (kiri) didampingi Wapres Jusuf Kalla saat memimpin rapat terbatas soal alutsista, pada 3 Desember 2015. Foto dari

Ryan Jaworski’s arraignment moved to Feb 2016

Nov 11, 2015 - 12:48 PM

Jaworski makes his first public appearance before the Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 139 since figuring in an alleged buy bust operation turned shootout with police officers

COURT APPEARANCE. Ryan Joseph Jaworski (middle, in blue) with his lawyers Terence Dawang (left) and Richard Nethercott (right) at the Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 139 on November 11. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler  Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Case of Ryan Joseph Jaworski's co-accused elevated to court

Sep 24, 2015 - 6:38 PM

Senior Assistant City Prosecutor Gaudencio Tolledo Jr recommends charges of 4 counts of attempted murder and two counts of physical injuries against Joselito Au

RESOLUTION. Joselito Au's lawyer Bonifacio Aranjuez receives a copy of the resolution from the Makati RTC Branch 139 on Thursday. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

African Union suspends Burkina Faso and slaps sanctions on coup junta

Sep 19, 2015 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED The 54 member bloc imposes a travel ban and asset freeze on the junta s leaders

SANCTIONED. A sign reads, 'Collective against the confiscation of democracy in Burkina Faso' gather to protest against the military coup in Burkina Faso, which halted preparations for the west African nation's first democratic election, on September 18, 2015, outside the nation's embassy in Paris. Photo by Francois Guillot/AFP

South Sudan's Kiir signs peace deal despite doubts

Aug 27, 2015 - 7:43 AM

The signing ceremony is held in the capital Juba under the threat of UN sanctions if Kiir fails to put his name to the accord

In this file photo, the President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir (L) looks on during a peace meeting held with regional leaders in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, June 10, 2014. Daniel Getachew/EPA

No South Sudan peace but president dodges sanctions for now

Aug 18, 2015 - 12:39 PM

UPDATED South Sudan s government refuse to sign a peace deal with rebels despite the threat of international sanctions but will return to finalize an agreement within 15 days

MEETING FOR PEACE. Rebel chief Riek Machar (L) and South Sudan's President (C) attend peace deal talks in Addis Ababa on August 17, 2015. Stringer/AFP