Failure - updates

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Visa close to 'normal' after outage blocks transactions across Europe

Jun 02, 2018 - 9:01 AM

A spokesman says it is not possible to say how many Visa users across Europe had been affected

Duterte on not voting, Comelec on elections, U.S. opens Jerusalem embassy | Midday wRap

May 15, 2018 - 12:03 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast with Bea Cupin

Go on frigate deal, 2 MRT3 glitches on Monday, BIR on Sereno | Evening wRap

Feb 19, 2018 - 7:42 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Not once but twice: MRT passengers unloaded after train glitch

Oct 26, 2017 - 2:47 PM

MRT management apologizes to commuters for the inconvenience

#2030NOW: From failure, how did 3M become a $30-B company?

Sep 16, 2017 - 6:24 PM

'When we talk about innovation, it does not have to be complicated,' says 3M Philippines managing director Ariel Lacsamana

A tip for startups: Dare to Fail

Sep 14, 2017 - 6:11 PM

Entrepreneurs share the failures they had to go through before reaching success

DARE TO FAIL. Kristina Guanzon, born with a hearing disability, wants to help other deaf people through her organization E.A.R.S. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Manankil, Dela Rosa, Wroblewitz | Midday wRap

Jun 29, 2017 - 1:24 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Dear Class of 2016: What we've learned

Aug 08, 2016 - 11:25 AM

Ready or not the Class of 2015 faced the realities of life after graduation Here s what they have to say

Comelec holds special elections for 19,000 voters

May 14, 2016 - 11:35 AM

In one of the polling precincts holding special elections the Comelec says armed men even burned a vote counting machine on May 9

SPECIAL ELECTIONS. The Commission on Elections holds special elections on May 14, 2016, in 55 polling precincts across the Philippines. Photo by Rappler

JK Rowling shares rejection letters – and important lessons on failure

Mar 26, 2016 - 5:28 PM

I had nothing to lose and sometimes that makes you brave enough to try JK Rowling shares some of her experiences with rejection – through letters sent to her by publishers – and failure

Failure of elections a ‘strong likelihood’ – Comelec

Mar 12, 2016 - 4:57 PM

In an appeal before the Supreme Court the Comelec says it is willing to issue voting receipts but in future elections not ‘at this late stage’

'FAILURE' SEEN. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista inspects a vote-counting machine during the mock elections held in Manila, Philippines, on February 13, 2016. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

In case of a blackout

Jun 11, 2015 - 10:58 PM

It’s a throwback from the 90s that we’re not keen on reliving But just in case here are a few suggestions to make the most out of it

Comedian Ritchie D’ Horsie dies

Apr 18, 2015 - 12:45 PM

Ritchie appeared as a sidekick in many of the Tito Vic and Joey movies as well as Eat Bulaga

Ex-Bataan Rep Tony Roman dies at 74

Jan 08, 2014 - 4:33 PM

His body will lie in state at Mt Carmel Church in New Manila then brought to Bataan on Saturday January 11

Taguig poll transmission failure a ‘puzzle’

Jun 11, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Only a little over 40 percent of PCOS machines were able to transmit election results to the Comelec shaming the failure rate of remote provinces

Election officers asked to explain transmission glitches

May 31, 2013 - 8:26 PM

The Comelec en banc gave this order last week while publicly blaming telcos for the failure of PCOS machines to transmit results to Manila

Comelec denies 'failure of polls' in areas

May 13, 2013 - 1:23 PM

Comelec says declaring a failure of polls in areas encountering problems is too early at this stage

Power failure threatens election operations in Zamboanga

May 04, 2013 - 9:35 AM

While the Comelec asserts they are prepared for election day power failure that lasts up to 8 hours remains a threat

When 'sablay' means 'tagumpay'

Apr 08, 2013 - 12:24 PM

I may not be an overachiever in graduate school but I can say that I was humbled by the academic misfortunes or series of sablays I had gone through

Words of wisdom: 7 memorable grad speeches

Mar 30, 2013 - 9:15 AM

Here are some memorable graduation speeches that have withstood the test of time

Russia loses contact with satellites, space station

Nov 14, 2012 - 11:39 PM

The embarrassing malfunction to basic road repair work near the mission control center outside Moscow

Trillanes slams Cojuangco for dismal state of PH sports

Aug 29, 2012 - 12:46 PM

Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV blamed the lack of vision of the Philippine Olympic Committee for the failure of sports development in the country