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Saudi urges world powers to secure waterways after twin attacks

Jun 18, 2019 - 11:31 PM

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih has also urged world powers to cooperate on keeping shipping lanes open for oil and other energy supplies

TWIN ATTACKS. A picture obtained by AFP from Iranian news agency Tasnim on June 13, 2019 reportedly shows an Iranian navy boat trying to control fire from Norwegian owned Front Altair tanker said to have been attacked in the waters of the Gulf of Oman. Photo by Tasnim News/AFP

2 tankers catch fire after suspected Gulf of Oman attacks

Jun 13, 2019 - 6:15 PM

The mystery incident comes amid spiralling tensions between Tehran and Washington, which has pointed the finger at Iran over tanker attacks in May

GULF OF OMAN. An undated picture obtained by AFP from Iranian State TV IRNN on June 13, 2019, reportedly shows the two tankers involved in an incident off the coast of Oman, according to the Iranian State TV at un undisclosed location. AFP PHOTO / HO / IRINN

Celine Dion announces first North American tour in decade

Apr 05, 2019 - 9:50 AM

Celine Dion is back, set to release new music and perform her first tour in more than a decade

[OPINION] Courage in the face of injustice

Sep 02, 2018 - 12:33 PM

What you and I can do is be brave. Stand. Have courage. Only then can we hope to prevent the destruction of your generation's future.

Scavenger to degree holder: The story of Jeb Bayawon

Jun 30, 2018 - 5:52 PM

Jeb Bayawon used to live in a landfill in Cagayan de Oro City until he got help to return to school 10 years ago. This year, he marches with fellow graduates of the Mindanao State University – Naawan, bringing him closer to his dream of becoming an educator.

Her advocacy: Make no mom feel alone

Mar 12, 2018 - 7:09 AM

Nadine Gadia Casiño, founder of Modern Nanays of Mindanao, advocates for natural child care and supporting other mothers

MODERN NANAY. Breastfeeding advocate Nadine Gadia Casiño says a woman is neither defined by how well she cooks nor by how clean their home is – but by how she is different. Photo by Nadine Gadia Casiño.

[OPINION] The courage that Rappler inspires

Jan 19, 2018 - 3:31 PM

At this juncture in our history, we are called once again to exercise our moral courage as a people: to show brave behavior in the face of risks and threats, despite all the costs. It means the ability to do the right thing in the right way in the face of one’s fears.

#InspireCourage: Stories that inspire courage and resilience

Dec 24, 2017 - 4:39 PM

Amid the vitriol-fueled posts, we have seen several stories of resilience and courage online – stories that go against the narrative of division and hatred dominating our online landscape

Gov’t workers hail Senate passage of ILO convention

Aug 14, 2017 - 7:58 PM

ILO Convention 151 protects government workers rights to organize and negotiate employment conditions

FRONTLINER. DSWD staff accepting requests for assistance at the agency's crisis intervention unit. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism

Jun 23, 2017 - 10:09 PM

Facebook says it will seek to educate charities and other organizations on how to fight hate speech in the wake of recent terror attacks in Belgium Britain and France

#InspireCourage: Polio not an obstacle to work in vulcanizing shop

Mar 25, 2017 - 11:02 PM

Despite having no legs Warlito Tumpap works tirelessly at a vulcanizing shop to make ends meet for his family and send his children to school

PERSEVERANCE. Photo by Jeff Digma/ Rappler

#InspireCourage: Default on courage

Nov 13, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Courage constitutes a predisposition to do the right thing no matter – especially no matter – if doing the right thing does not redound to one’s benefit or credit

#InspireCourage: Our pledge

Nov 12, 2016 - 5:36 PM

In Rappler we stand for many freedoms But we do not stand alone

#InspireCourage: Tempered rage, courage in journalism

Nov 11, 2016 - 4:00 PM

It is tempered rage inspired idealism and a firm anchor that sustain journalists through the toughest and most trying of times

#InspireCourage: It's a constant, ready for you to rouse

Nov 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Whatever environment the threats take place – under a dictatorship or a polarized environment high on impunity – this virtue remains

#InspireCourage: What does courage mean to you?

Nov 02, 2016 - 4:03 PM

What have you learned about yourself from taking on intimidating challenges?

Girl with leukemia dies: Goodbye, 'Courageous Caitie'

Mar 31, 2016 - 1:33 PM

Caitlin Soleil Lucas or Courageous Caitie dies at the age of 3 after suffering from a rare form of leukemia

Girl with leukemia gives family hope

Mar 29, 2016 - 3:42 PM

A Facebook page set up to update Caitlin Soleil Lucas online well wishers offers a glimpse into a family which remains optimistic that they will overcome the odds

My theory of everything (in 3 days)

Mar 17, 2015 - 10:25 AM

No matter how bad things get we need to fight the toxicity of cynicism and outrage because in the end when the outrage is done it leaves nothing but a black hole

SC asked to void BIR memo taxing gov't employees' benefits

Aug 06, 2014 - 4:27 PM

Gov t workers also ask the Supreme Court to raise the P30 000 ceiling of 13th month taxable pay which was set in 1997 to accommodate economic inflation over the years

Court employees hit Aquino's 'rampage' vs judiciary

Jul 21, 2014 - 6:51 PM

Rank and file employees of the judiciary assail a revenue regulation taxing even their fringe benefits which they argue are not part of their compensation income

Photo wRap: Team Patay, #ThinkEDSA and more

Feb 24, 2013 - 8:10 PM

Team Patay US presidents back to life and rekindling the EDSA 1 spirit: all that and more on this week s Photo wRap

Lessons on bravery from Manny Pacquiao

Dec 10, 2012 - 10:16 PM

Sports reporter James Velasquez recalls a special moment with Manny Pacquiao His biggest takeaway was how to be brave

National artist, parties file petition vs cybercrime law

Oct 01, 2012 - 8:02 PM

It s the 7th petition to be filed against the Cybercrime Prevention Act

Surviving Christmas

Dec 23, 2011 - 1:31 AM

GRACE NOTE 6 Whatever it may be we can survive it and come December we can celebrate not just Christmas but everything we went through in the year our triumphs big and small and everything we survived