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Amal Clooney, Julie K. Brown among RCFP’s Freedom of the Press awardees

Jan 11, 2020 - 3:51 PM

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of Press announces the 2020 awardees, who are accomplished leaders in the news media and legal fields, and whose works embody the values of the First Amendment

Boutrous photo Charley Gallay/Getty Images for IWMF/AFP; Amal photo from Wikipedia; Brown photo from Twitter; Mayer photo from Wikipedia

Metrobank Foundation names 2018 Outstanding Filipino teacher-awardees

Aug 17, 2018 - 8:43 AM

The 10 awardees will each receive a cash prize of P1 million, a gold medallion, and a trophy

2018 Glory awardees of UP Masscom named

Jul 21, 2018 - 2:33 PM

The Glory Award is given in honor of the excellence and impact of the awardees' work in broadcasting, film, journalism, research and allied disciplines such as social advocacy

Filipino poet Rogelio Mangahas dies

Jul 04, 2018 - 10:29 AM

(UPDATED) Prize-winning poet Rogelio G. Mangahas dies at age 79

FILIPINO POET. Rogelio Mangahas, Filipino poet and artist, dies at age 69. Photo from the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino

Batang Gilas first-timer Carl Tamayo ready to take spotlight in World Cup

Jun 18, 2018 - 10:01 PM

The versatile 6-foot-7 youngster is finally suiting up for the Batang Gilas squad, just in time for the FIBA U17 World Cup in Argentina starting June 30

THREE POSITIONS. Batang Gilas first-timer Carl Tamayo. Photo by John Remil Isaga/Rappler

TOWNS back Maria Ressa, Patricia Licuanan: ‘We will not be intimidated’

Jan 24, 2018 - 2:14 PM

The TOWNS awardees say there is a frequent harassment of the Duterte government against women leaders 'who are doing their jobs with competence, dignity, and integrity'

WOMEN LEADERS. TOWNS awardees support resigned CHED chair Patricia Licuanan and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa amid intimidations against women by the government.

Mang Inasal’s 2017 Gawad Pilipinoy awardee is ‘Hospital on Wheels’ founder

Sep 15, 2017 - 12:30 AM

The leading food brand's program recognises the country's modern-day heroes who use their skills and passion to help the community

Rappler reporter, 2 others awarded 2017 British Council IELTS Prize

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:50 PM

Jane Bracher is one of 3 awardees of the British Council IELTS Prize for 2017

PETA, PH's Lilia de Lima among 2017 Ramon Magsaysay awardees

Jul 27, 2017 - 2:40 PM

To also receive Asia s equivalent of the Nobel Prize are Yoshiaki Ishizawa Japan Abdon Nababan Indonesia Gethsie Shanmugam Sri Lanka Tony Tay Singapore

AWARDEES. The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation announces the 59th batch of awardees on Thurday, July 27. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

True mark of valor: SAF's Gednat Tabdi, Romeo Cempron

Jan 25, 2016 - 8:45 AM

Coins were tossed and as fate would have it Tabdi got the assignment he badly wanted: Mindanao He was killed in heavy gunfire in Mamasapano

AFTER EXODUS. Policemen man the highway leading to barangay Tukanalipao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao on January 25, 2015. Rappler file photo

Rappler's Patricia Evangelista wins 2015 TOYM award

Dec 08, 2015 - 12:08 AM

The 10 recipients of this year s awards embody the spirit of TOYM and are recognized for their excellence in their fields and service to countrymen

2015 AWARDEES. The 10 recipients of The Oustanding Young Men awards for 2015 are recognized for their excellence in their chosen fields. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Joker Arroyo, Tolentino's bid, Robredo to voters | 12PM wRap

Oct 07, 2015 - 1:10 PM

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Myanmar's Kyaw Thu: The people's humanitarian

Sep 03, 2015 - 5:17 PM

The people’s tears are your tears The people’s happiness is your happiness says humanitarian Kyaw Thu

AWARDEE. Myanmar's Kyaw Thu is among the 2015 Ramon Magsaysay Awardeed for his "generous compassion" as both a man of influence and a humanitarian. Photo by Rappler

2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardees: A legacy lives on

Aug 31, 2015 - 1:47 PM

Rappler compiles the best quotes from one on one interviews with the 5 awardees who hail from India Myanmar Laos and the Philippines

Breastfeeding, anti-bullying advocates, among TAYO awardees

Feb 24, 2015 - 4:27 PM

President Benigno Aquino III leads the awards and encourages youth leaders to continue fighting for reform

RECOGNIZING THE YOUTH. President Benigno Aquino III with the 2015 TAYO awards recipients. TAYO recognizes youth groups that help solve national problems. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

What are the roles of a teacher in the community?

Aug 30, 2014 - 12:30 PM

The remote community served by Ramon Magsaysay awardee Randy Halasan describes him as ‘heaven sent ’ He shows how a teacher’s role goes beyond the 4 walls of a classroom

Aquino: Registered OFWs nearly tripled to 6.3M from 2011

Feb 10, 2014 - 1:23 PM

President Benigno Aquino III says goverment agencies are focused on placement fee and salary deduction regulation exchange of information with other countries on job placement the ethical process of recruitment and the reintegration of returning OFWs

CHALLENGING CHINA. In a New York Times interview, President Benigno Aquino III reiterates the Philippines will not apologizes to Hong Kong, nor will it surrender the West Philippine Sea to China. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Singson, Lagmay, Ella receive TOFIL awards

Jan 29, 2014 - 4:13 PM

Forester Arsenio Ella Executive Director of Project NOAH Dr Mahar Lagmay and Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio Singson are the 2014 Outstanding Filipino awardees

GOVERNMENT WORKERS. Sec Rogelio Singson, forester Arsenio Ella and Dr Mahar Lagmay accept their Outstanding Filipino awards. Malacañang Photo Bureau

TOYM awardees source of hope, comfort – Aquino

Dec 19, 2013 - 6:40 PM

The President says the 2013 awardees are a reminder that there are so many of us who are working to uplift and empower our fellow men

HOPE AND COMFORT. President Benigno Aquino III hails this year's TOYM awardees as a source of hope and comfort to him and to Filipinos. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Satiric stories: 'Walang Sinasanto'

Mar 04, 2013 - 7:01 PM

In making sense of Garibay s works we are not just invited to see paintings but parables from an artist who is also masterful as a storyteller of satire

ENGAGING, AMPLIFIED. An image used in a story on 'Walang Sinasanto.' Screen shot from

[Science Solitaire] No more fruitcake 2012

Dec 21, 2012 - 3:04 PM

The One Fruitcake Theory says there is exactly one fruitcake going around the world during the holiday season being passed on from one person to another