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Dear Manila Yacht Club members: #SidewalksAreForPeople

Oct 24, 2015 - 12:28 PM

You may own boats and belong to a club But you don t own the sidewalk

 'LET BIKE LANES FLOW.' Using these photos, author Dinna Louise Dayao compares how much better it would be if bike lanes are used by people (R), and not used as a parking lot (L). Photos from Carlos Celdran (l) and Eric Barbosa Jr. (r)

#SG50: What Manila can learn from Singapore, the Garden City

Aug 07, 2015 - 6:03 PM

Singapore the model city state of Southeast Asia serves as a benchmark of progress for its third world neighbors

#SG50: How planning made Singapore a Garden City

Aug 05, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Planning parks and open spaces and constant reinvention made Singapore Asia s most livable city offering many lessons for urban centers around the world

HORTICULTURAL DESTINATION. Singapore's Gardens By the Bay features tree-shaped, solar-powered vertical gardens called "supertrees." They form part of a nightly show of choreographed lights and sounds. The Gardens are a masterpiece of urban planning and sustainability. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

13 monuments to be moved to Roxas Boulevard

Jan 26, 2015 - 9:22 PM

The monuments including those of former presidents might get damaged when road works begin in their current locations in Manila says the DPWH

ROXAS BOULEVARD. At least 13 monuments are covered in the plan to relocate statues due to construction works.  Photo from Wikipedia

HIGHLIGHTS: Powering Progress Together

Feb 06, 2014 - 2:10 PM

Watch Shell s Powering Progress Together forum live on Rappler The forum aims to spark debate around how to remain resilient in a changing world

Time to make the PH stadium typhoon-proof

Nov 16, 2013 - 2:37 PM

Yolanda shows that now more than ever the country needs to invest in storm proof climate resilient architecture

BUILT TO LAST. The Tacloban City Convention Center withstood the force of Typhoon Yolanda and serves as an evacuation center for victims. Photo from the Department of Social Welfare and Development

'Puti': Just another nightmare

Sep 28, 2013 - 10:45 AM

Mike Alcazaren film conjures horror out of art then abandons its perversions for good taste

QUIET MADNESS. The film's poster. From the Facebook page of CineFilipino

Mike Alcazaren's 'Puti': 50/50 vision

Sep 26, 2013 - 8:46 PM

Commercial director s first feature is a film painting and a riveting horror story

FACET OF HUMANITY. Scene of blind masseuse recounting her story. Stills courtesy of Marguerite de Leon

Newcomer beats Nora Aunor as Best Actress in CineFilipino

Sep 23, 2013 - 2:39 PM

13 year old Teri Malvar honored for performance as love struck lesbian in Huling Cha Cha ni Anita

BEST ACTRESS. Teri Malvar (with co-star Angel Aquino). Photo from her Facebook

Bike-friendly, billboard-free Roxas Boulevard?

Aug 21, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Paulo Alcazaren reveals plans for the redevelopment of the famed boulevard

REDEVELOPMENT. Improvements are envisioned for the major thoroughfare. Photo from Department of Tourism Twitter

Best of PH Speculative Fiction: Highly selective

Aug 05, 2013 - 8:13 AM

This collection brings out the best in all possible worlds

A MUST-HAVE. 'The Best of Philippine Speculative Fiction 2005-2010' is your ticket into this realm of the fantastic, the strange and the extraordinary. Cover image courtesy of Gabriela Lee from www.rocketkapre.com

The indie filmmaker’s savior: call center generation

Jan 19, 2013 - 10:54 AM

Indie filmmakers and the call center generation should work hand in hand in finally solving the search for the great Filipino audience and this era’s Great Filipino Film