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Red Cross seeks $825 million to fight coronavirus pandemic

Mar 27, 2020 - 11:38 AM

'Viruses know no borders; this is a global problem that will only be solved by global action,' insists ICRC president Peter Maurer

BEDS. A volunteer walks past beds at the gymnasium of the closed Uranienborg school, where the Red Cross has set up a temporary shelter for homeless people due to the novel coronavirus pandemic on March 25, 2020 in Oslo. Photo by Heiko Junge/AFP

DOH eyes Quezon Institute, Philippine Red Cross as quarantine facilities

Mar 25, 2020 - 4:13 PM

The Department of Health is also looking into the possibility of transforming evacuation centers in schools into quarantine facilities for persons under monitoring and those probed for the coronavirus

QUEZON INSTITUTE. Photo from the Philippine Tuberculosis Society Inc Facebook page

San Beda's Amsali clinches No. 1 spot in NCAA NBTC 24

Mar 16, 2020 - 10:50 PM

Leading the San Beda Red Cubs to the NCAA title and winning Finals MVP honors propel Rhayyan Amsali to the top

RED CUBS DOMINATION. Rhayyan Amsali leads 3 San Beda players in the top 5. Photo from NBTC


[OPINION] Pens and placards: On campus journalists as student activists

Mar 13, 2020 - 2:00 PM

'To be an activist does not require one to be physically present in rallies and street protests. It can be done through the formidable power of the written word.'

[OPINION] Lorraine Badoy's world

Mar 11, 2020 - 2:32 PM

'Using Lorraine’s logic, practically any organization critical of the government and the status quo can be considered a terrorist front'

[OPINION] Campus militarization: Imagined or real?

Mar 11, 2020 - 1:00 PM

'It was disturbing how the army made the extreme argument that when you criticize your government, you are against it'

Ateneo puts clamps on San Beda to claim back-to-back PCCL crowns

Mar 08, 2020 - 6:37 PM

The Ateneo Blue Eagles limit the San Beda Red Lions to a measly 5 points in the final quarter to capture the PCCL championship

CLUTCH. SJ Belangel delivers when it matters most. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


San Beda punches PCCL finals ticket after surviving gutsy UP

Mar 07, 2020 - 6:32 PM

Calvin Oftana and San Beda set up a PCCL finals date with Ateneo

CLOSE BUT NO CIGAR. Ricci Rivero and UP fall short against San Beda. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Duterte to declare state of public health emergency over coronavirus

Mar 07, 2020 - 3:08 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The Department of Health has raised the COVID-19 alert system to Code Red-Sublevel 1 as a 'a signal to all concerned agencies, local governments, health care providers to be ready to for planned response measures'

CORONAVIRUS WATCH. DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III gives updates on the novel coronavirus on February 26, 2020. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Josafat fires 32, powers UE past UP in UAAP men’s volley

Mar 07, 2020 - 12:45 PM

The UE Red Warriors pick up their first win of the season behind Lloyd Josafat's 32-point explosion

BOUNCE BACK. Lloyd Josafat takes charge as UE arrests UP’s late surge. Photo release

[OPINION] Activists take care of our rights, but who takes care of our activists?

Mar 04, 2020 - 2:51 PM

Activists want to be reassured that their physical, emotional, and mental well-being also matters

FEU sweeps UE to open UAAP Season 82 volleyball

Mar 03, 2020 - 5:27 PM

The FEU Tamaraws get off to a strong start in their bid for a UAAP Finals return

STRONG START. Jude Garcia chips in 9 points to power the FEU Tamaraws to their first win of the season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

[OPINION] Confessions of a former rah-rah activist

Mar 03, 2020 - 3:51 PM

'I realized being an activist never really dies even when you leave the movement'

Duterte orders agencies to eliminate 'overregulation'

Feb 27, 2020 - 1:40 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte's Administrative Order No. 23 compels national government agencies to report how they are cutting red tape

[OPINION] The truth in placards: Why activists are not a nuisance

Feb 26, 2020 - 2:45 PM

'You know it’s right to junk rice liberalization when you've encountered a farmer who won't eat with you, for fear that she might get used to eating 3 times a day'

Lives in danger as red-tagging campaign intensifies

Feb 20, 2020 - 3:03 PM

Ibon Foundation says the red-tagging by the Duterte government is the 'first step in a much larger and more sinister agenda'

The National Council of Churches in the Philippines and ts member churches, Iglesia Filipina Independiente and the United Church of Christ in the Philippines holds a press conference in Quezon City on October 8, 2018, denouncing the red tagging and human rights violations committed by the AFP

Mountain Province police apologize for flyers red-tagging people's orgs

Feb 19, 2020 - 6:31 PM

Police Major Jerry Haduca of the Mountain Province Police office extends the apology to members of people's organizations after a dialogue at the Sagada Municipal Hall also attended by local officials, military officers, and civic leaders

DIALOGUE. People's organizations, police, local officials, the military, and civic leaders hold a dialogue at the Sagada Municipal Hall on February 19, 2020. Photo from Innabuyog Facebook page

LOOK: There's a new Red Velvet Banana Pudding from M Bakery

Feb 15, 2020 - 1:23 PM

M Bakery's vanilla pudding is mixed with cream cheese icing, vanilla wafers, freshly-baked red velvet cake, and bananas!

Mighty UE Warriors sweep UAAP fencing

Feb 15, 2020 - 11:33 AM

University of the East reigns in all 4 divisions of fencing action in UAAP Season 82

STILL DOMINANT. UE clips Ateneo in the UAAP men's team foil finals. Photo release

Jamike Jarin joins UE Red Warriors coaching staff

Feb 10, 2020 - 8:28 PM

Former NU mentor Jamike Jarin moves to the UE Red Warriors camp as Jack Santiago's deputy

NEW CHALLENGES. Jamike Jarin makes his move to the UE Red Warriors. UAAP Photo Release

We're living for K-pop group Red Velvet as Trolls

Feb 09, 2020 - 6:14 PM

Check out the character posters here!

K-POP TROLLS. The girl group is part of an ensemble voice cast for the 'Trolls' sequel. Photo from SM Town

Red Cross official fired for failures at China virus epicenter

Feb 05, 2020 - 9:53 AM

Hubei Red Cross Vice President Zhang Qin was fired for 'dereliction of duty while receiving and distributing donated funds and goods'

RED CROSS. Medical staff members wearing protective clothing to help stop the spread of a deadly virus which began in the city, walk at the Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan on January 25, 2020. Photo by Hector Retamal/AFP

Ibon Foundation: Duterte gov't 'red-tagging' meant to silence dissent

Jan 31, 2020 - 12:39 AM

Ibon Foundation, a policy research group formed in 1978, says 'the public deserves the truth and to be informed about the issues that matter to them the most'

PH Red Cross calls for more volunteers amid Taal crisis

Jan 25, 2020 - 8:54 AM

'In a situation like this, even if we're resilient, we will need the help of our countrymen because recovery can't happen quickly. It will take time,' says Leonardo Ebajo, Philippine Red Cross Director for Disaster Management Service

RELIEF. The Philippine Red Cross distributes relief goods at the Batangas Sports Complex to over 1,000 families coming from various municipalities affected by the Taal eruption.  Photo by Tina Ganzon-Ozaeta

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: '90s dance icons

Jan 23, 2020 - 9:01 PM

It's Throwback Thursday at Rappler HQ with UMD and Manoeuvres!

The Red Cross is teaching 'Fortnite' players to save, not take, lives

Jan 20, 2020 - 1:00 PM

A new mode gives players a glimpse of the humanitarian activities carried out by Red Cross workers

LIFERUN. Photo from ICRC.org


Nelle misses Beda practices amid La Salle transfer rumors

Jan 19, 2020 - 6:06 PM

Months after losing the NCAA crown to Letran, the San Beda Red Lions might also lose a key cog in Evan Nelle

QUESTION MARK. Talks of Even Nelle’s jump from San Beda to La Salle continue to swirl. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Millennials fear nuclear attack in the next decade – survey

Jan 16, 2020 - 9:13 PM

Some 47% of respondents to the poll of 16,000 young people also believe it was more likely than not that there would be a third world war in their lifetime

Red Sox part ways with manager Cora amid sign-stealing scandal

Jan 15, 2020 - 3:47 PM

The commissioner's report tags former Astros bench coach Alex Cora as the ring-leader of an illegal sign-stealing scheme

CONTROVERSY. Alex Cora and the Boston Red Sox sever ties following a baseball scandal. Justin Edmonds/Getty Images/AFP

Red Velvet's Wendy injured after falling offstage during SBS Gayo Daejeon rehearsals

Dec 25, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Red Velvet's agency SM Entertainment cancels the girl group's performance at the music festival following the incident

WENDY. The Red Velvet singer is being treated for injuries after falling off stage during rehearsals. Screenshot from Facebook.com/RedVelvet

[OPINION] My fight is their fight: Stand with human rights defenders under attack

Dec 17, 2019 - 9:56 AM

'The attempt on my life did not succeed, nor has it scared me off, as was the intention'

‘Dead Kids’ review: Viciously entertaining

Dec 15, 2019 - 8:00 PM

'Dead Kids' is a breath of fresh air

U2 plays 'Heroes' for volunteers, journalists: 'We salute you, truth-tellers'

Dec 12, 2019 - 12:19 PM

U2's frontman Bono recognizes Red Cross volunteers and journalists before launching into a cover of the David Bowie classic

SALUTE. U2 plays at the Philippine Arena on December 11. Rappler photo

James Reid’s Careless is anything but

Dec 12, 2019 - 9:00 AM

The label has recently gone independent, but the young team behind it seems more motivated than ever to make waves in the music industry

CARELESS. The independent label led by James Reid has big plans for 2020. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

U2's Bono launches blood delivery by drone service in PH

Dec 10, 2019 - 1:59 PM

(UPDATED) Zipline, of which U2 frontman Bono is a board member, will partner with the Philippine Red Cross to deliver blood and medical products by drone in the Philippines by 2020

LAUNCH. (L-R) US Ambassador Sung Kim, Philippine Red Cross chairman Richard Gordon, Zipline CEO Keller Rinaudo, and U2 frontman Bono. Photo by Maria TAN / AFP

Rappler Talk: Bill Browder on 'Red Notice' and his fight for justice

Dec 02, 2019 - 5:31 PM

Browder published 'Red Notice' in February 2015 – an account of his experience in Russia and his ongoing fight for justice for his former lawyer Sergei Magnitsky

The kids are more than alright in Mikhail Red’s ‘Dead Kids’

Dec 01, 2019 - 1:51 PM

The first Philippine-made Netflix original has interesting things to say about Filipino youth

Bianca Umali, Sam Concepcion to star in Season 3 of HBO's 'HALFWORLDS'

Nov 29, 2019 - 8:08 PM

It's the first Philippines-based series for HBO Asia

HALFWORLDS IN PH. Mikhail Red (in photo) will be directing season 3 of the series which stars Bianca Umali (in photo). Photo courtesy of HBO Asia

Back on top: Twitter revels in Letran Knights' magical run

Nov 19, 2019 - 8:57 PM

After ruling a title series to remember, the Letran Knights go all out to party in Intramuros tonight

Who is the Filipino? Going global and going genre with Philippine cinema

Nov 19, 2019 - 8:38 PM

In part 2 of our conversation with Mikhail Red, we ask how Philippine cinema will stay local while adapting to this age of streaming and Marvel

Photo courtesy of Netflix

Letran ends San Beda reign, captures NCAA crown

Nov 19, 2019 - 6:13 PM

Behind Jerrick Balanza, the Letran Knights spoil the San Beda Red Lions' bid for a fourth straight crown to rule NCAA Season 95 men's basketball

NCAA95 Finals Game 3 on November 19, 2019. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

[OPINION] The irony of National Students' Day

Nov 19, 2019 - 10:28 AM

Threats and intimidation against progressives continue to exist. The state's guns are still trained on social activists.

HIGHLIGHTS: San Beda vs Letran - NCAA Finals 2019 Game 3

Nov 18, 2019 - 3:46 PM

Expect the San Beda Red Lions and the Letran Knights to come out swinging as the two fierce rivals fight for the NCAA crown in the do-or-die Game 3

Letran's Batiller blames self for missed championship-winning layup

Nov 18, 2019 - 3:26 PM

Letran sees its chance to pull off a stunning finals sweep against San Beda figuratively and literally slip away as the ball slides off Bonbon Batiller's hands

BOUNCE BACK. Despite the slip up, Bonbon Batiller feels blessed as his teammates did not blame him. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Inside the Industry: Directing with Mikhail Red

Nov 17, 2019 - 1:16 PM

In Part 1 of our two-parter interview, Hustle talks to Mikhail Red about growing up in a family of filmmakers, video games, and how "filmmaking is suffering"

MVP Oftana lets loose in clutch bounce-back

Nov 15, 2019 - 11:05 PM

Even in the face of riotous cheering and booing, Calvin Oftana knocks in the game’s biggest shot to lead San Beda’s Game 2 escape versus Letran

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Balay Mindanaw mulls suing CDO police over 'illegal search'

Nov 15, 2019 - 8:22 PM

'We will soon formally file a report to appropriate bodies,' says Balay Mindanaw's Kaloy Manlupig days after policemen barged into their compound and 'illegally' checked guests' belongings

San Beda squeaks past Letran, forces do-or-die Game 3

Nov 15, 2019 - 6:56 PM

The Red Lions keep their title defense alive after fending off the Knights' huge challenge

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Military seeks dialogue after lawmakers slammed crackdown on progressive groups

Nov 15, 2019 - 6:35 PM

The military deny that they are cracking down on progressive groups, whom they call 'communist terrorists' and whose offices they have raided in recent weeks

WHAT CRACKDOWN? Military Spokesperson Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo invites supporters of progressive groups to discuss what he says are the threats they pose to democracy. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Beda vs Letran - NCAA Finals 2019 Game 2

Nov 14, 2019 - 5:43 PM

As the Letran Knights go for an unlikely NCAA championship, the shell-shocked San Beda Red Lions hope to keep their four-peat bid alive