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4 more PH laboratories to start coronavirus testing on March 19 – WHO

Mar 18, 2020 - 10:54 PM

(UPDATED) The World Health Organization also gives additional test kits to the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, increasing the laboratory's daily testing capacity from 300 to 450 tests

COVID-19 TEST KIT. A sample of the UP-developed novel coronavirus detection kit as presented to media during a press briefing held at Philippine Gerome Center on March 12, 2020. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Sports personalities Denden Lazaro, LA Revilla tie the knot

Jan 28, 2020 - 3:51 PM

Denden Lazaro and LA Revilla get hitched a year after announcing their engagement

SPORTS COUPLE. Denden Lazaro and LA Revilla are now married. Photos from Instagram/@denniselazaro and Instagram/@alyssa_valdez2

DOH monitors 3 people for ‘flu symptoms’ at San Lazaro Hospital

Jan 28, 2020 - 10:48 AM

Two of the 3 patients in San Lazaro Hospital have a history of travel to Wuhan, China, the outbreak's epicenter

The Bureau of Quarantine monitors the thermal scanner of passengers arriving from international flights at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City on January 23, 2020 amid the reports of new strain of Coronavirus from China and spreading to other countries. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Ex-MWSS chief: Water deal not 'onerous' in 1997

Dec 11, 2019 - 7:21 PM

Former MWSS chief Angel Lazaro III says the consultants they hired back in the 90s sought the bidders' comments on the draft water deal

NOT ONEROUS. Former MWSS chief Angel Lazaro III says the water deal was logical at the time they signed it in 1997. Screengrab from Senate website

Laure leads 5 Filipinos in NBA-FIBA camp

Aug 11, 2019 - 6:05 PM

Standouts from the national youth team and Jr NBA get to represent the Philippines in the Basketball Without Borders Asia

REPRESENT. Echo Laure and 4 other young Filipinos head to to Japan to join other campers from 18 countries. Photo from Laure's Facebook account

Duterte appoints Javier to SC, Tijam to JBC | Midday wRap

Mar 07, 2019 - 12:49 PM

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FAST FACTS: Who is new Supreme Court Associate Justice Amy Lazaro Javier?

Mar 06, 2019 - 7:46 PM

The new Supreme Court associate justice was against the hero's burial of dictator Ferdinand Marcos and does not consider President Duterte anti-women

Duterte appoints CA justice Javier to Supreme Court

Mar 06, 2019 - 6:10 PM

Court of Appeals Justice Amy Lazaro Javier, a longtime applicant to the Supreme Court, has said she ‘does not see Duterte as an enemy of women’

NEW SC JUSTICE. Court of Appeals Justice Amy Lazaro Javier is the newest justice of the Supreme Court. Photo from the JBC

The week in photos: February 9-15, 2019

Feb 16, 2019 - 5:54 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

WE ARE MARIA. Students and rights activists picket the NBI headquarters in Manila where Rappler CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa is detained following her arrest for the charge of cyberlibel on February 13, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Denden Lazaro now engaged to LA Revilla

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:21 PM

Although playing different sports from rival UAAP schools, romance blossomed between the two sports personalities

ENGAGED. Longtime partners Denden Lazaro and LA Revilla are about to get married. Photo from Instagram (@denniselazaro)

Denden Lazaro leaves Cocolife to suit up for Petron

Jan 08, 2019 - 7:18 PM

Denden Lazaro vies for her first PSL title as she transfers to the multi-titled Petron Blaze Spikers

TITLE PURSUIT. Denden Lazaro is expected to boost Petron's floor defense. Photo from release

‘So which is it?’ court asks Imelda Marcos and lawyer

Nov 16, 2018 - 10:48 AM

The former first lady Imelda Marcos presents contradicting excuses for her earlier absence in court

GRILLED. Former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos inside the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division court on November 16, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Imelda Marcos to appeal Sandiganbayan verdict

Nov 09, 2018 - 5:38 PM

Ilocos Norte 2nd District Representative Imelda Marcos says former Court of Appeals justice Manuel Lazaro will be taking over her case for now

FILING AN APPEAL. Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos will be appealing the guilty verdict handed down to her on November 9, 2018. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

‘Habal-habal’ justice joins old-timers in JBC shortlist for Supreme Court

Oct 01, 2018 - 2:10 PM

The 9 names are familiar, except for one: Justice Edgardo Delos Santos, who is tagged as the ‘habal-habal’ justice of Visayas

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos led supporters gather infront of the Supreme Court on October 17, 2016 for a mass and to call for the immediate burial of former President Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

PH team dominates Cocolife in PSL debut

Jul 07, 2018 - 3:48 PM

The Philippine women’s volleyball team makes a statement in its first tuneup game for the 2018 Asian Games

FULL CONTROL. The Philippine women's volleyball teams puts on a dominant show in the PSL. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

CA justices, Marquez and former dean shortlisted for Supreme Court

Jun 25, 2018 - 12:54 PM

The post is for the replacement of Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr

Supreme Court of the Philippines in PAdre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

SC justice applicant: Duterte not an enemy of women

Jun 14, 2018 - 4:21 PM

‘I am confident that the President will pass upon my qualifications on the merits and not because I am a woman and not a man,' says Court of Appeals Associate Justice Amy Lazaro-Javier

WOMAN. Court of Appeals Associate Justice Amy Lazaro Javier says in his interview for a justice post at the Supreme Court that she does not believe President Rodrigo Duterte to be an enemy of women. Screenshot from JBC

Midas Marquez, CA justices, Davao judge up for SC justice post

Jun 13, 2018 - 2:08 PM

Six applicants will undergo public interviews on June 14

Rappler Talk Entertainment: History and the big screen

Jun 11, 2018 - 9:21 PM

Rappler talks to director Jerrold Tarog and actors Art Acuña and Ronnie Lazaro about bringing historical figures to life through the big screen

Ilocos United FC becomes second PFL team to withdraw from league

Jan 18, 2018 - 9:41 PM

Ilocos United is 'cautiously optimistic' it can return to the league in 2019

WITHDRAWING FROM LEAGUE. Ilocos United FC says operations had been 'financially prohibitive' as a result of being unable to attract a new naming sponsor.

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Moonwlk

Aug 31, 2017 - 8:45 PM

The indie electronic duo is set to perform live at Rappler HQ Watch their mini concert here

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, August 20-27, 2017

Aug 27, 2017 - 2:17 PM

Must watch videos from this week

RAINY WEATHER. The bad weather does not deter people from accompanying Kian delos Santos to his final destination. Photo by Eliza Lopez/Rappler

In times of crises, be accountable for your stories – veteran journalists

Aug 25, 2017 - 7:49 PM

Don’t make excuses for the mistakes that you made Because once you do that you are caught in a spin says respected journalist Cheche Lazaro

VETERANS. Journalists Cheche Lazaro, Vergel Santos, and Tina Monzon-Palma are interviewed by Rappler CEO Maria Ressa on August 24. Photo by Rappler

Rappler Talk: Defining journalism in crisis

Aug 24, 2017 - 11:42 AM

Veteran journalists Tina Monzon Palma Cheche Lazaro and Vergel Santos talk about the challenges of journalism in trying times

Will Dimaampao be the 2nd Muslim SC justice?

Jul 07, 2017 - 5:26 PM

Dimaampao born in Marawi City is pushing for the organization of a sharia appellate court

INTEGRITY. Associate Justice Japar Dimaampao tells the JBC he can bring integrity to the High Court if he is chosen. Screengrab from PTV Livestream

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Jose Mendoza

Jul 03, 2017 - 9:50 AM

The Judicial and Bar Council considers 13 candidates for the post to be vacated by retiring SC justice Jose Mendoza

CA justices, including a Bedan, make up shortlist for SC post

Jun 23, 2017 - 1:55 PM

The changes in the High Court come amid highly controversial issues awaiting decision

Supreme Court of the Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

JBC interviews: SC applicants' stance on current issues

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:30 AM

The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte s 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court

SC CANDIDATES. The JBC starts interviews on Monday, June 18, for candidates vying for the post of SC justice Bienvenido Reyes, who will retire on July 6.

HIGHLIGHTS: JBC interviews candidates for SC associate justices

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:08 PM

The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6 After Reyes Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Bienvenido Reyes

Jun 19, 2017 - 8:27 AM

The JBC starts interviews on Monday June 19 for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6

JBC starts interviews for next Duterte appointee to Supreme Court

Jun 16, 2017 - 8:53 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte will appoint two SC justices in the next few months

Supreme Court of teh Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila

PH Volleyball 18-man roster for SEA Games revealed, Mika Reyes is team captain

May 19, 2017 - 4:06 PM

Alyssa Valdez is named to the pool despite missing the Clash of Heroes fundraiser match

SPIKED. Mika Reyes will be the team captain for the national team at the SEA Games. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

United VC set to debut in Super Liga Invitationals

Jan 27, 2017 - 3:41 PM

Michele Gumabao and Denden Lazaro are two of the players expected to wear the team s uniform

GET THAT BALL. Former Ateneo libero Denden Lazaro will display her skills for United VC in the PSL. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Who's vying for the post of SC Justice Brion?

Dec 10, 2016 - 8:04 AM

Know more about the candidates vying for the position of Supreme Court Associate Justice Arturo Brion who is set to retire on December 29

JBC interviews: Highs and lows in the search for the next SC justice

Nov 20, 2016 - 1:24 PM

Some candidates got a telling off on their legal knowledge while one was asked why he didn t have a necktie on Here s a roundup of the moments from the JBC public interviews

SEARCH FOR NEXT SC JUSTICE. The JBC held two-day public interviews to screen applicants for the post of Supreme Court associate justice. Photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: JBC interviews SC associate justice aspirants

Nov 17, 2016 - 6:11 PM

Here are the highlights from the two day public interviews for the post of Supreme Court associate justice

NEXT SC JUSTICE. The JBC holds interviews to screen applicants for the post of Supreme Court associate justice. Photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

CA justice: Highest conviction vs Marcos made by People Power

Nov 17, 2016 - 1:35 PM

Court of Appeals Justice Amy Lazaro Javier says Marcos was convicted by People Power – the highest form of conviction – and no higher court can wash it off

CA justice: Drug-related killings not genocide

Nov 17, 2016 - 12:11 PM

CA Justice Amy Lazaro Javier says the killings are not yet crimes that constitute genocide because they are not as widespread and as systematic

SC ASPIRANT. Court of Appeals Justice Amy Lazaro-Javier tells the JBC the drug-related killings are not yet crimes against humanity. PTV screengrab

Search for TOWNS 2016 nominees extended until August 31

Aug 08, 2016 - 11:21 AM

The Outstanding Women in the Nation’s Service Award is a prestigious recognition given triennially to women who aside from having excelled in their respective disciplines have also contributed to the advancement of our country

CA clears inspector who evaluated pilot in Robredo crash

Jul 25, 2016 - 12:30 PM

The court upholds an Ombudsman decision dismissing the complaint vs the inspector

Former Ateneo Lady Eagles Valdez, Lazaro reunite with V-League team

May 20, 2016 - 3:29 PM

Familiar faces from the Lady Eagles will team up for new team Bali Pure

Tan has big shoes to fill in replacing Lazaro as Ateneo libero

Jan 31, 2016 - 10:14 PM

Gizelle Tan once looked up to former UAAP Best Receiver awardee Denden Lazaro Now she has the unenviable task of filling her shoes

NEW LIBERO IN TOWN. "I think I played okay," Gizelle Tan says of her first start as libero since the graduation of Denden Lazaro. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alyssa Valdez, Lady Eagles face pressure as Ateneo chases 3-peat

Jan 30, 2016 - 1:59 PM

The pressure of being back to back champions plus the departure of Denden Lazaro Ella De Jesus and others present new challenges for Ateneo

LAST FLIGHT. Alyssa Valdez and the Lady Eagles will have to make their title defense without Denden Lazaro (R). File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Chile president Bachelet to Filipino women: Work, love, laugh

Nov 17, 2015 - 5:48 PM

Using metaphors jokes and her colorful personal story Chilean President Michelle Bachelet commends Filipino women and urges them to close the gender gap

'I'M HAPPY.' Chilean President Michelle Bachelet says attending a women's forum at Miriam College makes her happy. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Iglesia property in The Fort sold for almost P1B

Aug 19, 2015 - 11:26 AM

EXCLUSIVE: The new owner of Fort Victoria in upscale Bonifacio Global City is New San Jose Builders Incorporated owned by a businessman close to the Aquino administration

FORT VICTORIA. A joint project between the Iglesia ni Cristo and New San Jose Builders stands tall in The Fort in Taguig. Photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler (c) Mark Z.Saludes

Vietnam sweeps Philippines out of SEA Games women's volley contention

Jun 13, 2015 - 11:36 AM

The Philippines put up a determined fight but ultimately lost in straight sets to the silver medalists of the last 7 SEA Games

Jaja Santiago goes up for a spike in the Philippines' determined, but losing effort. Screenshot from livestream

Philippine women's volley team dominates Malaysia at SEA Games

Jun 11, 2015 - 11:51 AM

The Philippine women’s volleyball bounced back confidently from their loss to Indonesia beating Malaysia in straight sets

Jaja Santiago, Alyssa Valdez and Aby Marano celebrate a point during a dominant win over Malaysia. Screenshot from YouTube

WATCH: Aby Maraño expects PH team to make SEA Games finals

May 30, 2015 - 4:14 PM

It’s hard to say that now that we aren’t there yet but making the finals is not impossible says Aby Maraño

Aby Marano is no stranger to competing at a high level in volleyball

INFOGRAPHIC: Meet the SEA Games Philippine women's volleyball team

May 26, 2015 - 2:49 PM

Get to know the women of the Philippine volleyball team which will try to secure their first gold medal at the SEA Games since 1993

PH women's volleyball SEA Games roster set; Valdez, Maraño included

May 22, 2015 - 12:07 PM

The twelve person PH women’s volleyball team has been set including top stars from the UAAP and Shakey s V League

Alyssa Valdez (L) and Aby Marano (R) will represent the Philippines at the SEA Games