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Rappler's latest stories on Taysan


Former UP film student free after 7-year detention

Jul 22, 2017 - 9:37 PM

Maricon Montajes was doing research for her thesis when she was arrested with two others in Taysan Batangas in June 2010

FREE. Former film student Maricon Montajes poses with former UP College of Mass Communication Dean Rolando Tolentino. Photo courtesy of Rolando Tolentino

Quarrying in Batangas: 'No huge pit will be left here'

May 01, 2017 - 11:22 AM

The environment department s latest policy banning prospective open pit mines in the country has put the spotlight on quarrying which was excluded in the ban

QUARRY SITE SOON. Heavy equipment at the quarry site owned by Torreverde Corporation in Batangas. Jee Geronimo/Rappler

VLOG: Quarrying in Batangas? Not yet, says Lopez-owned firm

Apr 30, 2017 - 7:40 PM

Is a Lopez owned firm into quarrying?