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Tip from Australian police leads to arrest of online sex trafficker in Rizal

Oct 29, 2019 - 3:01 PM

The woman offers to livestream the sexual abuse of her own daughter to paying customers

EXPLOITER. Philippine authorities arrest a 45-year-old woman in Taytay, Rizal, for sexually abusing her own daughter while live streaming it to customers online on October 25, 2019. Photo courtesy of IJM

350-year-old Spanish fort in Palawan to undergo restoration

Feb 10, 2018 - 8:30 AM

Also known as Fuerza de Sta Isabel, the historic Taytay fort was originally built as a wooden palisade in 1667 under the Augustinian Recollect Fathers and named in honor of Spain’s Queen Isabel II

HISTORICAL LANDMARK. Fort Santa Isabel in Taytay town in northern Palawan. Photo courtesy of Joie Matillano/LGU Taytay

El Nido's balancing act: Managing nature and tourism

Jan 31, 2018 - 4:55 PM

The national and local governments are putting in place measures to minimize the negative impact of tourism pressure on El Nido

EL NIDO. A banca inside one of El Nido's treasured lagoons. File photo

2 brothers dead in Taytay landslide

Sep 12, 2017 - 3:03 PM

A landslide buries the brothers home in Barangay Dolores in Taytay Rizal

Church didn't shoulder Taytay priest's P120,000 bail

Aug 02, 2017 - 7:05 PM

Never says retired Archbishop Oscar Cruz when asked if the CBCP paid the bail of trafficking suspect Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos

TRAFFICKING SUSPECT. Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos, 55, faces a trafficking case after allegedly 'booking' a 13-year-old girl for sex. Photo from PACUCOA Inc's Facebook page

Taytay priest in trafficking case posts P120k bail

Aug 01, 2017 - 11:32 PM

Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos gains temporary freedom after spending almost 3 days in the Marikina City police jail

TRAFFICKING CASE. Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos is accused of human trafficking after allegedly 'booking' a 13-year-old girl through a pimp. File from the website of Cainta Catholic College

Church vows no cover-up in Taytay priest's case

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Antipolo Bishop Francisco de Leon names tough talking retired Archbishop Oscar Cruz as lead investigator in the trafficking case of Taytay priest Arnel Lagarejos

CHURCH PROBE. Antipolo Bishop Francisco de Leon (in photo) names tough-talking retired Archbishop Oscar Cruz as lead investigator in the case of Taytay priest Arnel Lagarejos. File photo from Diocese of Antipolo

Taytay priest nabbed for 'booking' 13-year-old girl

Jul 29, 2017 - 11:15 PM

Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos has been relieved of all his designations in his diocese Antipolo Bishop Francisco de Leon says

ARRESTED PRIEST. Monsignor Arnel Lagarejos of the Diocese of Antipolo is under detention for allegedly 'booking' a 13-year-old girl in Marikina City. Photo courtesy of the Rizal provincial government

1 dead, 2 missing after flash floods hit Laguna, Quezon

Jun 06, 2016 - 2:14 PM

The 3 victims are guests at the mountainside Dalitiwan Resort in Majayjay town Laguna

South Korean missionary beaten to death in Philippine home

May 22, 2016 - 5:42 PM

Sim Jae jok returned from an early morning jog when he discovered an intruder in his kitchen in the town of Taytay

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 1-7

Feb 01, 2016 - 7:45 PM

UPDATED Interestingly Grace Poe a leading presidential bet does not have any sorties lined up for this week before the official campaign kickoff

NEDA body approves NAIA and LRT4 PPP projects

Jul 21, 2015 - 3:37 PM

Less than a week before President Benigno Aquino III s final State of the Nation Address the government moves forward with two key infrastructure projects

EXPECTATIONS MET? The Philippines' PPP thrust targets to roll out 20 more infrastructure deals in the pipeline. Photos from Wikipedia

IN PHOTOS: Which of these 5 Palawan destinations will you visit next?

Jul 11, 2015 - 12:08 PM

El Nido Coron San Vicente Taytay Puerto Princesa – what s next on your Palawan itinerary?

BLUE, GRAY, AND GREEN. Breathtaking view from Matinloc Shrine, El Nido. Photo by Rhea Claire Madarang

A solution to declining grouper stocks

May 17, 2015 - 9:40 AM

Full cycle or closed loop mariculture entails breeding and rearing fish in complete captivity and is meant to eliminate the need to draw from wild stocks

EXPENSIVE FISH. Cherished in China for their ‘lucky’ red color, leopard coral trout (Plectropomus leopardus) await their fate inside a floating cage in Palawan. Some die of stress and disease – but enough survive to make the trade lucrative. Photo by Gregg Yan / WWF

Host Calabarzon opens Palaro men's HS basketball with blowout win

May 04, 2014 - 11:11 AM

Host region Calabarzon kicked off Palarong Pambansa 2014 with a thorough defeat of Zamboanga Peninsula

STRONG START. Calabarzon is off to a good start demolishing Zamboanga Peninsula, 80-56. Photo by Maan Tengco/Rappler

14 Palawan towns under state of calamity

Nov 16, 2013 - 11:48 PM

Help has been pouring in for the 14 Palawan towns heavily affected by Typhoon Yolanda

CALAMITY. Typhoon Yolanda's wrath in Coron, Palawan. File photo by EPA/Office of the Mayor of Coron

Monsoon floods affect 1.9M in Luzon

Aug 23, 2013 - 8:26 AM

21 people confirmed dead; Damage to infrastructure agriculture pegged at P97 3 million

FLOOD SURVIVORS. Residents affected by flooding due to heavy rains exacerbated by Tropical storm Maring (Trami) set up inside a basketball gym serving as an evacuation center in the town of Calumpit, Bulacan, August 22, 2013. Photo by AFP/Ted Aljibe

1M affected by monsoon - NDRRMC

Aug 21, 2013 - 8:00 AM

2nd UPDATE Initial damage is estimated at P67 M; at least 15 dead

FLOODED: Aerial view of Laguna. Photo by the Philippine Air Force

9 dead, more areas under state of calamity

Aug 20, 2013 - 7:20 PM

2nd UPDATE A number of provinces and municipalities have also declared a state of calamity on August 20 due to the rains

Photo by Rappler/Charles Salazar

Palawan ferry mishap toll now at 7

Jun 13, 2012 - 5:22 PM

The wooden hulled M V Josille 2 was carrying 34 passengers and 12 crew members when it was reported before dawn to have sunk off the northern coast of Palawan