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A Bangladeshi volunteer prepares Iftar food for Muslim devotees before breaking their fast during the holy month of Ramadan at a shrine in Dhaka on May 27, 2018.Muslims throughout the world are marking the month of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar during which Muslims fast from dawn until dusk. / AFP PHOTO / MUNIR UZ ZAMAN

Tropical Storm Maring, Typhoon Lannie leave PAR

Sep 13, 2017 - 5:50 PM

Luzon and the Visayas will have generally good weather on Thursday September 14 but Mindanao will have thunderstorms due to the intertropical convergence zone

5 dead, 6 missing due to Tropical Storm Maring

Sep 13, 2017 - 3:00 PM

There are also 4 others injured due to Maring, says the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council

FLOODING. Tatalon residents in Quezon City wade the knee-deep water along Araneta Ave., brought by the sudden downpour of rain cause by Typhoon Maring on Tuesday. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

DSWD conducts relief operations for people displaced by Maring

Sep 13, 2017 - 10:50 AM

The welfare department says at least 221 families or 924 persons were affected by the heavy downpour and flooding caused by Maring which hit Luzon as a tropical depression

#MARINGPH. Commuters and motorists brave the knee-deep flood due to heavy rains brought by TD Maring along Evacom in Las Piñas City on September 12, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

No more areas under warning signal as Maring moves away

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:20 AM

Tropical Storm Maring Doksuri is already crossing the West Philippine Sea

Maring becomes tropical storm as it begins to move away from PH

Sep 12, 2017 - 11:40 PM

Only Zambales and Bataan remain under signal no 1 as Tropical Storm Maring is off to the West Philippine Sea

Tropical Depression Maring: Closed roads, landslides in Luzon

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:22 PM

Some roads are closed to traffic due to heavy rain and landslides

LANDSLIDE. A landslide occurred in Lagonoy-Presentacion Road according to the situational report of Camarines Sur 3rd District Engineering Office. Photo by DPWH Region V RPIOÂ Lucy Cataneda

Maring, Aguirre on Hontiveros, CBCP | Evening wRap

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:04 PM

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5 areas left under signal no. 1 as Maring exits land

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Tropical Depression Maring is already off the coast of Zambales Only Zambales Bataan Pampanga Tarlac and Pangasinan remain under signal no 1

Tropical Depression Maring to exit land via Zambales-Bataan

Sep 12, 2017 - 6:29 PM

More than a dozen areas remain under signal no 1 including Metro Manila but the rain is expected to begin easing once Maring leaves landmass

Maring strands Manila-bound passengers in Cebu ports

Sep 12, 2017 - 5:36 PM

As Tropical Depression Maring sweeps through Luzon Philippine Coast Guard cancels sea trips leaving Cebu Pier Uno

Maring forces evacuations in Quezon, other parts of Luzon

Sep 12, 2017 - 5:21 PM

Evacuations are ongoing in flood and landslide prone areas in Quezon Rizal Batangas Laguna and Cavite

Commuters and motorists brave the knee-deep flood due to heavy rains brought by TD Maring along Evacom in Las Piñas City on September 12, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Tropical Depression Maring now over Rizal, Metro Manila

Sep 12, 2017 - 3:05 PM

PAGASA warns residents of Rizal and Metro Manila to be on alert for more floods and landslides as Maring passes these areas

2 brothers dead in Taytay landslide

Sep 12, 2017 - 3:03 PM

A landslide buries the brothers home in Barangay Dolores in Taytay Rizal

#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas outside Metro Manila September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 2:09 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Hundreds of passengers stranded by Tropical Depression Maring

Sep 12, 2017 - 1:30 PM

As of Tuesday morning September 12 the Philippine Coast Guard says at least 46 rolling cargoes and 16 vessels are stranded in ports in Bicol due to Tropical Depression Maring

WAITING. Passengers wait for the go-signal from the Philippine Coast Guard in Manila before they can board their vessel to Manila on September 12, 2017. All photos by Michael O. Ligalig/Rappler

Some banks suspend operations due to Tropical Depression Maring

Sep 12, 2017 - 1:22 PM

Here s a list of banks with limited operations in areas affected by Tropical Depression Maring

Maring, Hontiveros on Aguirre, Trump | Midday wRap

Sep 12, 2017 - 1:20 PM

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Tropical Depression Maring crosses Laguna after hitting Quezon

Sep 12, 2017 - 11:05 AM

3rd UPDATE The tropical depression is also expected to pass through Metro Manila on Tuesday afternoon September 12

Canceled flights due to Tropical Depression Maring, September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:52 AM

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#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas in Metro Manila on September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:38 AM

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Tropical Depression Maring set to make landfall in Quezon

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:05 AM

Work in government offices and courts in Metro Manila Calabarzon and Central Luzon is suspended ahead of Maring s landfall

Maring slightly intensifies as it heads for Quezon-Aurora

Sep 12, 2017 - 5:50 AM

There are now 19 areas under signal no 1 due to Tropical Depression Maring including Metro Manila

15 areas under signal no. 1 as Maring maintains strength

Sep 11, 2017 - 11:50 PM

Tropical Depression Maring is already 190 kilometers east of Infanta Quezon with maximum winds of 45 km h and gustiness of up to 60 km h

Trillanes, Reynaldo de Guzman, Faeldon | Evening wRap

Sep 11, 2017 - 9:06 PM

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12 areas under signal no. 1 due to Tropical Depression Maring

Sep 11, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Metro Manila Catanduanes Camarines Norte Camarines Sur northern Quezon including Polillo Island Rizal Bulacan Pampanga Quirino Nueva Ecija Tarlac and Aurora are under signal no 1

Typhoon Lannie, Tropical Depression Maring both in PAR

Sep 11, 2017 - 6:25 PM

Shortly after Lannie Talim enters the Philippine Area of Responsibility the low pressure area already inside PAR strengthens into Maring

Ring rust no worry for featherweight title rivals Cuellar, Mares

Nov 22, 2016 - 10:38 AM

But both Jesus Cuellar and Abner Mares vow ring rust will not be an issue in their December 10 matchup at Los Angeles

NO RUST. Jesus Cuellar (L) of Argentina, seen here in a December 2015 fight against Jonathan Oquendo of Puerto Rico, says ring rust won't be an issue when he faces Abner Mares on December 10. Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Food preps before Rodrigo Duterte's presidential inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 12:10 PM

UPDATED Let s take a look at the food preps before the inauguration and the final dishes that Via Mare provides at Rodrigo Duterte s inauguration at Malacañang Palace

PRESIDENTIAL MEAL. Kitchen staff of Via Mare prepare the food for the inauguration of President elect Rodrigo Duterte in Malacanang. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Santa Cruz outlasts Mares in All-Mexico brawl

Aug 30, 2015 - 12:42 PM

Leo Santa Cruz outslugs Abner Mares to win a majority decision

BLOODY WAR. Abner Mares and Leo Santa Cruz left their DNA marks all over the ring at the Staples Center. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

UN chief, Italy PM, EU's Mogherini visit navy ship in 'sea of misery'

Apr 28, 2015 - 9:38 AM

The symbolic visit to Italy s San Giusto vessel off the coast of Sicily comes just over a week after more than 750 people drowned in the Mediterranean s worst migrant shipwreck yet

'SEA OF MISERY' A handout photograph made available by the Palazzo Chigi press office showing Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R), the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (2-L), and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini (2-R), being briefed by an Italian naval officer (L) on board a helicopter heading to the Italian Navy ship San Giusto, in the Strait of Sicily, Italy, April 27, 2015. Toberio Barchielli/Press Office Palazzo Chigi/Handout/EPA

Under-fire EU to consider military action at migrant summit

Apr 23, 2015 - 8:44 AM

In the draft statement for the summit leaders will commit to undertake systematic efforts to identify capture and destroy vessels before they are used by traffickers

WECOME TO EUROPE? Some 545 migrants arrive in Salerno aboard the Italian navy 'Chimera' vessel, Italy, April 22, 2015. Ciro Fusco/EPA

EU under pressure as details of migrant disaster emerge

Apr 22, 2015 - 11:51 PM

Only 28 survivors and 24 bodies are recovered The lucky few who survived say there were hundreds on board capsized boat carrying migrants

Boat skipper facing charges over migrant disaster

Apr 21, 2015 - 12:52 PM

UPDATED Italian prosecutors say the collision was caused by steering mistakes by the captain and the panicked movements of the hundreds of passengers

ARRIVAL. Surviving wreckship migrants aboard Italian coastguard ship Bruno Gregoretti arrive at Catania's port early Tuesday, Italy, April 21, 2015. Alessandro di Meo/EPA

EU unveils migrant action plan as more boats in distress

Apr 21, 2015 - 9:23 AM

EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini says member states have no more excuses not to act as fresh distress calls rang out in the Mediterranean

RESCUED. Migrants after being rescued aboard Italian coastguard ship Bruno Gregoretti in Valletta's Grand Harbour, Malta, April 21, 2015. Ivan Consiglio/EPA

'Worst ever' migrant shipwreck prompts calls for EU action

Apr 20, 2015 - 9:31 AM

UPDATED EU ministers head into crisis talks under pressure to confront people smuggling gangs

SEA RESCUE. A handout picture provided by Guardia di Finanza shows a Ifra-red camera screen shot during an operation to rescue migrants after their wreckship in Strait of Sicily, 19 April 2015. Guardia di Finanza/Handout/EPA

Fury as 700 feared dead in Mediterranean shipwreck

Apr 19, 2015 - 4:27 PM

UPDATED An overcrowded boat smuggling migrants to Europe capsizes off Libya prompting a UN official to call it the worst massacre ever seen in the Mediterranean ; Amnesty says it is a predictable man made tragedy

RESCUED. A migrant is carried on a stretcher as a group of migrants who were rescued at sea disembark from the 'Zeran' cargo ship at the harbor of Palermo, Italy, 18 April 2015. Mike Pallazzotto/EPA

Fury as new tragedy at sea exposes holes in Europe's migrant safety net

Feb 11, 2015 - 8:45 AM

The deaths highlight the limited means and scope of Triton an EU run mission which took over in November from the Italian navy s Mare Nostrum search and rescue operation

A handout picture provided 10 February 2015 by the Italian Coastguard shows migrants arriving to Lampedusa, 09 February 2015, after being rescued by Italian Coastguard from the Mediterranean Sea between Libya and Italy. Italian Coast Guard press office/Handout/EPA

Record numbers trying and dying to reach Europe – UN

Dec 10, 2014 - 1:20 PM

More than 207 000 people have made the crossing almost three times the previous high recorded in 2011 with about 60 000 coming from war torn Syria says the UNHCR

A refugee is carried off an Italian Navy ship in the port of Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy, 07 June 2014. Mike Palazzotto/EPA

Italy boat migrants top 2,500 in one weekend

Nov 17, 2014 - 9:14 AM

The Italian navy rescued 150 000 people in just over a year before its Mare Nostrum search and rescue mission ended on November 1

In this file photo, migrants of sub-Saharan origin disembark Italian Navy's frigate 'Euro' as they arrive in the harbor of Reggio Calabria, southern Italy, 07 September 2014. Giuseppe Lami/EPA

Boat migrants in EU's hands as Italy mulls ending rescue

Oct 28, 2014 - 2:40 PM

Amid high praise from the UN s refugee agency Italy s rescue mission has been criticized in Italy and the rest of Europe for allegedly ferrying in immigrants rather than dissuading them from coming

BOAT MIGRANTS. Crew members in protective suits give out instructions to illegal migrants of sub-Saharan origin  after they were rescued on 7 September 2014, as part of the Mare Nostrum operation that Italy launched after some 400 migrants died in two separate boat disasters in October 2013. Photo by Giuseppe Lami/EPA

UN urges Europe to bolster Mediterranean plan as migrant toll hits 800

Jul 24, 2014 - 7:50 PM

UN refugee agency chief: The death of 260 people in less than ten days in the most horrifying of circumstances is evidence that the Mediterranean crisis is intensifying

SAFE ASHORE. Migrants, rescued in the Channel of Sicily, arrive on the ship 'Vega' of the Italian Navy at the port of Reggio Calabria, southern Italy, 23 July 2014. Franco Cufari/EPA

NEDA OKs biggest PPP project: Laguna Lakeshore Dike

Jun 21, 2014 - 5:23 PM

The P123 billion Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike is expected to reduce traffic and flooding in southern Metro Manila and Laguna with the construction of a 47 kilometer flood control dike on top of a 6 lane expressway

File photo of DPWH secretary Singson.

The secrets of Ruby Tuason

Feb 07, 2014 - 8:45 AM

UPDATED The former social secretary could be the crucial key that directly links senators Jinggoy Estrada Juan Ponce Enrile and his former chief of staff Gigi Reyes to the pork barrel scam

5 roadblocks that PH education hurdled in 2013

Dec 23, 2013 - 2:44 PM

What were the setbacks of Philippine education in 2013? Rappler lists down 5 of them in this yearender

Pay it forward: Israel helps 'Maring' victims

Sep 14, 2013 - 3:02 PM

Israel helps victims of Maring still reciiprocating for what we once did for its people

HISTORIC TIES. Israel's mutual assistance with the Philippines goes back to Quezon's presidency

Storms, 'Sige Mom' and laundry musings

Sep 06, 2013 - 3:47 PM

For moms doing the laundry is a therapeutic ritual of love

SIGE MOMS. Photos courtesy of Breeze

Lea Salonga jams for 'Help'

Aug 27, 2013 - 11:39 AM

Maring victims get help from Lea Salonga Gerard Salonga Zia Quizon Sitti and more

JAMMIN' FOR HELP. Lea Salonga reaches out to Maring victims

Maring-Habagat floods 140 schools, damages 58

Aug 25, 2013 - 8:08 AM

UPDATED As of 6 am on Sunday August 25 87 schools are still open as evacuation centers

LINE UP. Evacuees line up for food inside Malanday Elem School in Marikina. Photo by Rappler/Leanne Jazul

'Labuyo, Maring won't affect growth'

Aug 24, 2013 - 8:16 AM

This despite the P2 6 B farm sector damage reported by the Agriculture department