Plaza Miranda - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Plaza Miranda


Cops scramble to pin down real numbers in pro-Duterte rally

Sep 22, 2017 - 2:33 PM

The PNP National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) counts the Plaza Miranda rally to peak at 7,000 while the Manila Police District (MPD) tallies more than double, recording 16,000

PACKED. Pro-Duterte protesters in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Pro-Duterte, anti-Martial Law groups engage in chant battle on Mendiola

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:42 PM

Former congressman Teddy Casiño says it's 'a big joke' that President Duterte declares September 21 a day of protest: 'He is the subject of the protest'

Atienza claims Marcos not to blame for Plaza Miranda bombing

Aug 21, 2016 - 5:30 PM

UPDATED lawmaker also calls on Left leaning members of Duterte s Cabinet to rally behind the President in his decision to bury the late dictator at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

PLAZA MIRANDA. Buhay party-list representative Lito Atienza, a former member of the Liberal Party, is set to deliver a speech that would 'clear' Ferdinand Marcos from responsibility for the deadly Plaza Miranda bombing. Photo from Atienza's Facebook

FULL SPEECH: Grace Poe's full speech during her miting de avance

May 08, 2016 - 4:23 AM

Senator Grace Poe ends her election campaign where she began

VLOG: Grace Poe's last hurrah at Plaza Miranda

May 08, 2016 - 1:21 AM

Just like her story as a foundling Poe s campaign starts and ends in front of a Catholic church

PH mourns death of 'great Filipino' Jovy Salonga

Mar 10, 2016 - 7:48 PM

His life stands as a reproach to all those who would put personal gain ahead of public service; who would lower the standards of public discourse; and who would sacrifice human rights and the rule of law either for personal or partisan advantage says Malacañang

SENATOR JOVY. Photo coutesy of the Salonga family

Poe relives FPJ movie lines in campaign launch

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:23 AM

Poe says drama is part of her reality and real life

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid at Plaza Miranda in Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Grace Poe: Yes, my life is 'full of drama' like most Filipinos

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:28 PM

As she launches her presidential campaign Poe uses the very criticism her opponents have thrown at her – she can identify with those who suffer pain hardships and judgment

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila on Feb. 9, 2016

Doy Laurel: EDSA's unsung hero

Feb 25, 2014 - 9:08 PM

When the mists of partisan passion gradually lift with time the full extent of Doy’s service to his nation will be revealed

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IN PHOTOS: Team PNoy in Plaza Miranda

Feb 13, 2013 - 9:33 PM

Feeling the pulse at Plaza Miranda

Feb 13, 2013 - 5:16 PM

Plaza Miranda still has the same color and energy that comes with every campaign

Aquino: How can they support me if they backed Arroyo?

Feb 13, 2013 - 8:12 AM

On the proclamation rally of Team PNoy President Aquino endorses his candidates and questions the rival ticket s supposed reform agenda

CAMPAIGNS BEGIN. The Team PNoy rally at the Plaza Miranda

LP member rushed to hospital after Plaza Miranda accident

Feb 12, 2013 - 9:42 PM

Occidental Mindoro Vice Gov Mario Gene Mendiola is rushed to the hospital after falling off the stage during Team PNoy s rally at Plaza Miranda

Supporters flood Plaza Miranda for Team PNoy proclamation

Feb 12, 2013 - 1:23 PM

Supporters come in hordes to show their support to President Benigno Aquino III and his administration slate

Aquino at proclamation rally: This is my team

Feb 12, 2013 - 12:57 PM

President Benigno Aquino III slams the United Nationalist Alliance UNA in the proclamation rally of his coalition Team PNoy at Plaza Miranda on Tuesday February 12

Team PNoy bets turn to own gimmicks before big rally

Feb 12, 2013 - 10:55 AM

Candidates of Team PNoy kick off the official start of the campaign period for national candidates with their own gimmicks but will all be united with President Benigno Aquino III at the slate s proclamation rally

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH. Re-electionist Sen Alan Peter Cayetano and former Akbayan Rep Risa Hontiveros visit a market in Tondo to launch their campaign. Photo from the office of Sen Alan Peter Cayetano.

Team PNoy all set for proclamation rally

Feb 11, 2013 - 1:36 PM

The proclamation rally of Team PNoy is scheduled to take place in Plaza Miranda Wednesday February 12 with President Benigno Aquino III expected to set the tone of the campaign

Loren, Chiz, Poe to join Team PNoy, not UNA, in proclamation

Feb 05, 2013 - 9:06 PM

According to Liberal Party Secretary General Mel Senen Sarmiento all 12 candidates of Team PNoy including common candidates shared with the opposition will be with the President at the proclamation rally of his coalition