Paracale - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Paracale


Children of the mines

Aug 23, 2015 - 8:01 PM

An 11 year old boy has to work hard just to earn a hundred pesos while the rest of our congressmen are wasting money on substandard infrastructure projects

Kids use a wooden pan to extract gold from a mixture of mud and sand which comes from a pit with up to 8 meters deep. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Gold rush

Oct 25, 2014 - 1:16 PM

Death danger and destruction in the mining town of Paracale Camarines Norte has its equivalent weight in gold

False teeth, real gold, and Paracale’s lone denture maker

Sep 28, 2014 - 3:13 PM

Meet the man responsible for many smiles in Paracale Camarines Norte a town that thrives on gold