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IP leaders use advocacy maps to show how Kaliwa Dam will impact them

Jul 06, 2019 - 4:31 PM

Agta-Dumagat-Remontado leaders call for solidarity for their land rights through a signature campaign

TINIPAK RIVER. This area – a favorite swim spot for tourists – will be gone and the Kaliwa Watershed Forest Reserve will be destroyed by the project. Photo courtesy of Laurie Mae Gucilatar

DepEd allows school field trips again

Jan 04, 2018 - 7:00 AM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones lifts the moratorium on off-campus activities, which the DepEd had imposed following the Tanay road crash that killed 15 students

GEOLOGICAL HAZARDS. High school students tour Phivolcs' geological hazards exhibit on November 4, 2016. File photo by Gwen de la Cruz/Rappler.com

CHED lifts moratorium on field trips, off-campus activities

Aug 10, 2017 - 3:21 PM

CHED Commissioner Prospero de Vera says they have created stricter guidelines for off campus trips to ensure the safety of students

LIFTED. CHED lifts the moratorium on all off-campus trips

LTFRB chief: Bus in Tanay crash already 29 years old

Mar 14, 2017 - 1:51 PM

The law mandates that buses in operation for more than 15 years must be phased out

TRANSPORT SAFETY HEARING. Committee on Public Services conducts hearing on Tanay bus crash which killed 15 people,  mostly college students. Photo by Albert Calvelo/Senate PRIB

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 23, 2017

Feb 23, 2017 - 10:59 AM

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Senate probe, Tanay bus crash, illegal immigrants | Midday wRap

Feb 22, 2017 - 1:12 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 22, 2017

Feb 22, 2017 - 11:54 AM

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DepEd to schools: Check 'roadworthiness' of buses for field trips

Feb 22, 2017 - 10:43 AM

The education department also reminds schools and parents that educational field trips are not mandatory

Relatives seek justice after Tanay bus accident

Feb 22, 2017 - 7:35 AM

Representatives from Bestlink College of the Philippines and Panda Coach Tourist and Transport Inc were a no show during a dialogue with the victims relatives organized by a lawmaker

Police and soldiers stand guard next to a tourist bus which hit an electric post in Tanay town, Rizal province, east of Manila on February 20, 2017. Stringer/AFP

Peace talks, De Lima, ASEAN | Evening wRap

Feb 21, 2017 - 8:56 PM

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Lawmakers seek investigation into Tanay bus crash

Feb 21, 2017 - 6:42 PM

UPDATED Senator Bam Aquino and congressmen Luis Campos of Makati and Salvador Belaro Jr of 1 Ang Edukasyon want to know the liability of the school administrators and the bus company

BUS ACCIDENT. Police and soldiers stand guard next to a tourist bus which hit an electric post in Tanay town, Rizal province, east of Manila on February 20, 2017. Photo by AFP.

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Feb 21, 2017 - 1:07 PM

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CHED halts college field trips after Tanay bus crash

Feb 21, 2017 - 9:29 AM

UPDATED The Tanay tragedy is a reminder that we must be very strict in regulating the use of public transportation for school sponsored trips says Commissioner Prospero de Vera III

15 killed in Tanay bus crash

Feb 20, 2017 - 2:07 PM

4th UPDATE College students were on their way to a camping trip when their bus lost its brakes and slammed into an electric post

BUS ACCIDENT. Police and soldiers stand guard next to a tourist bus which hit an electric post in Tanay town, Rizal province, east of Manila on February 20, 2017. Photo by AFP.

Armed group ‘occupies’ land in Masungi Georeserve

Apr 04, 2016 - 7:02 PM

UPDATED A conservation area in Rizal home of the popular Masungi Georeserve park is under threat from a land dispute

Conservation area in Rizal threatened by land grabbing?

Mar 12, 2016 - 11:28 PM

The Masungi Georeserve accuses the police and local government of working with land grabbers

DILG, NYC ink deal to include youth in local disaster councils

Jul 01, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Will local government units implement the agreement?

FOR THE YOUTH. Interior Secretary Mar Roxas (2nd left) and NYC Commissioner Dingdong Dantes (3rd left) signs the joint memorandum circular telling LGUs to involve young people in their disaster councils. All photos by David Lozada/ Rappler

Tanay LGU and civil society work for disaster preparedness

May 16, 2014 - 9:55 PM

The municipality of Tanay in Rizal doesn’t have the budget and equipment to prepare for disasters But the help of a mountaineering group proves tapping civil society can mean saved lives

Tanay Mountaineers: A model of youth empowerment

May 08, 2014 - 10:07 PM

Young mountaineers give back to their community by training the community members on disaster preparedness and response

ALWAYS READY. Roxanne Hernandez is on call for any disaster or emergency in Tanay, Rizal. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Climbing Mt. Daraitan

May 03, 2014 - 5:29 PM

The climb was grueling for me despite regular weekly visits to the gym but the views and photos of the majestic sights were worth it

IPs seek leaders who recognize their rights

May 09, 2013 - 8:56 PM

Dumagats of Tanay Rizal seek better representation in order to defend their rights

VIII - Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem, who weep for him

Apr 01, 2012 - 2:38 AM

Pray while taking a virtual tour of San Ildefonso Parish Church in Tanay Rizal

There followed him a great multitude of the people, and of women who bewailed and lamented him. But Jesus turning to them said, 'Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me, but weep for yourselves and for your children'” (Lk 23: 27-28)