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Pisay students’ outstanding creative research vows to end traffic problems

Oct 18, 2019 - 8:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE: The research is a proposed system for a more efficient method of managing traffic in intersections

DOH, UNICEF launch animation contest for 'Goodbye, Dumi! Hello, Healthy!' campaign

Sep 20, 2019 - 6:50 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The campaign is composed of various communication tools and strategies focusing on the core messages of always using the toilet and washing hands with soap during critical times

Pinoy math wizards win 35 awards in South Africa contest

Aug 08, 2019 - 1:39 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Philippine team wins a total of 35 awards at the 2019 South Africa International Mathematics Competition

Philippines captures 189 medals in Singapore math contest

Aug 05, 2019 - 6:09 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Philippine delegation wins 27 gold, 54 silver, and 108 bronze medals at the 15th International Mathematics Contest recently held in Singapore

Filipino gold medalists display the Philippine flag at the awarding ceremony of the 15th International Mathematics Contest (IMC) in Singapore. Photo by MTG

Aicelle Santos wins 2nd place in ASEAN+3 Song Contest in Vietnam

Jul 30, 2019 - 10:58 AM

Timmy Pavino and Steven Bedolido also participated in the competition

JICA opens vlog contest to young Filipinos, will send winner to Japan

Jul 23, 2019 - 11:08 PM

The participants are encouraged to tell their stories using a video blog on the question: How does Japan and JICA impact my life?

Filipino kids reap medals at world math olympiad in Japan

Jul 20, 2019 - 7:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE: All 181 members of the Philippine delegation win medals at the World Mathematics Invitational held in Fukuoka, Japan

PHILIPPINE TEAM. The Philippine delegation to the World Mathematics Invitational held in Fukuoka, Japan from July 15 to 19, 2019. Photo

Filipino students win 11 awards in world math contest in Hong Kong

Jul 19, 2019 - 1:38 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Philippine team, composed of 8 Grade 5 students, bag awards at the 22nd Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics World Contest held in Hong Kong

TEAM PHILIPPINES. Filipino students students win 11 medals and a trophy at the 22nd Po Leung Kuk Primary Mathematics World Contest in Hong Kong. Photo from Mathematics Trainers Guild-Philippines

Mga kabataan, sumali na sa KWF Gawad Jacinto sa Sanaysay

May 09, 2019 - 10:11 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Ang Gawad KWF sa Sanaysay ay bukás sa lahat ng mga kabataang nása baitang 7 hanggang 11

Why free play is important for your baby's motor development

Apr 29, 2019 - 5:01 PM

Here’s how you can make sure your child’s active time goes unhindered

LOOK: Elbow dunk over Shaq wins Diallo Slam Dunk title

Feb 17, 2019 - 3:05 PM

The Thunder rookie jumps over the 7-foot-1 NBA legend and throws down a slam popularized by dunk great Vince Carter

CHAMP. Oklahoma City Thunder's Hamidou Diallo beats out New York Knicks' Dennis Smith Jr for the crown. Photo from Twitter (@NBA)


LOOK: Joe Harris steals 3-point spotlight from Steph Curry

Feb 17, 2019 - 2:33 PM

The Nets sharpshooter scores an upset over the Warriors superstar to capture the Three-Point Contest crown

STUNNER. Brooklyn Nets hotshot Joe Harris gets one over Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry. Photos by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP (Curry) and Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP (Harris)


Sining Kamalig launches poetry writing contest to complement Joey Ofludor exhibit

Feb 06, 2019 - 6:22 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The poetry writing contest is open to college level students of Metro Manila taking up any course, or out-of-school youth, from ages 18 to 25

Defending champ Booker up against Curry brothers, Dirk in 3-point contest

Feb 06, 2019 - 2:16 PM

After skipping the event in the last two years, sweet-shooting Steph Curry is out to challenge Devin Booker and the rest of the league’s top snipers

TOUGH DEFENSE. Phoenix star Devin Booker (right) gets to defend his All-Star three-point crown against a tough field that includes former champion Steph Curry. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Tribes, groups vie for P1.7M in Kalibo's Ati-Atihan festival

Jan 06, 2019 - 1:31 PM

The festival organizer is expecting around 4,500 drummers and dancers to participate in the 2019 Sadsad Ati-Atihan contest

COLORFUL COMPETITION. Thousands of dancers and drummers are expected to compete at this year's Ati-Atihan Festival. Photo by Boy Ryan Zabal/Rappler

Safeguard #GoKamayanTayo

Dec 08, 2018 - 6:42 PM

Doesn't food just taste better when it's shared? Make this year's Christmas all about sharing your blessings and join Safeguard's #GoKamayanTayo challenge!

Filipino students win 33 awards at India math contest

Dec 08, 2018 - 1:32 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Philippine team finishes first runner-up at the 8th International Youth Mathematicians Convention in Lucknow, India

WINNERS. The victorious Philippine team at the awarding ceremony of the 8th International Youth Mathematicians Convention in Lucknow, India. Photo courtesy of MTG

Join the #GoKamayanTayo challenge this Christmas!

Dec 07, 2018 - 5:27 PM

Share the holiday goodwill by inviting your friends and family as well

Why 'X Factor UK' contestant Maria Laroco was denied a US Visa

Oct 12, 2018 - 7:14 PM

The Filipina teen was unable to perform at the Judge's House in the US because she wasn't able to get a US visa

NOT QUITE THE END. Maria Loroco says she'll be returning to 'The X Factor UK' – after all, no less than Simon Cowell said so himself. Photo by Precious del Valle/Rappler

These students from FEU Cavite want you to rediscover adventures in Manila

Oct 10, 2018 - 6:23 PM

A team of marketing students creates a campaign for the LRMC's Ikot Manila app during the IMMAP YouthCon. Learn more about their idea!

YouthCon delegates IMMAP DIGICOM 2018 on October 5, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

The week in photos: September 29-October 5, 2018

Oct 06, 2018 - 5:46 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

SURFER DUDES. Dogs ride a wave in tandem during the 10th annual Surf City Surf Dog contest in Huntington Beach, California on September 29, 2018. Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP

Davao student wins global 'Venom' poster contest

Oct 01, 2018 - 12:48 PM

22-year-old Jeuz Sumangil’s work stood out among 3,600 contenders from all over the world

7 Filipino artists among contenders in worldwide 'Venom' fan art contest

Sep 24, 2018 - 4:12 PM

7 Filipino talents were shortlisted by Talenthouse and the Venom Team, including Tom Hardy himself

Finalists for the 2018 Asian International Children’s Film Festival to fly to Japan

Sep 22, 2018 - 9:35 AM

High school students from all over the Philippines submitted 3-minute film entries under the theme “Self-Responsibility"

JICA extends deadline for digital art contest on SDGs for college students

Sep 11, 2018 - 8:13 PM

Deadline for submission of entries has been extended until September 30, 2018. Rappler is a media partner for the 'Building An Inclusive Future' contest.

13-year-old Filipino aces international math contest

Aug 12, 2018 - 9:13 PM

Meet Shawn Darren Chua, 13, the lone perfect scorer in the 2018 International Junior Math Olympiad held in Thailand

WINNING SMILE. Shawn Chua receives his award on stage. Photo courtesy of Eunice Chua

JICA announces winners of poster design competition for Northern Luzon high school students

Aug 04, 2018 - 9:13 AM

Press release: The winning poster designs will be exhibited at the Tanabata Festival Week in Baguio

Who's the person to beat in 'Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids?' The TNT boys weigh in

Jul 26, 2018 - 7:45 PM

The boys are set to hold a concert at the Smart Araneta Coliseum with other 'Tawag ng Tanghalan' finalists

Photo by ABS-CBN Corporate Communications

LOOK: Zsa Zsa the english bulldog is 'world's ugliest dog'

Jun 25, 2018 - 10:43 AM

That extra-long tongue is a little hard to ignore!

ZSA ZSA. The 9-year-old English Bulldog wins this year's ugliest dog contest. Photo from AFP

Call for entries: Short film contest on Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Jun 14, 2018 - 9:55 AM

All entries must be submitted on or before 30 September

PH's David Carlos nabs bronze in 3x3 World Cup slam dunk contest

Jun 12, 2018 - 8:38 PM

Ukraine's Dmytro 'Smoove' Krivenko takes home the gold medal for his second world title

PH's Janine Pontejos snatches gold in 3x3 World Cup shoot-out contest

Jun 12, 2018 - 2:49 PM

The Centro Escolar alumna thrills the crowd by sinking two baskets from the bonus rack

HOT HAND. Janine Pontejos bests Russia's Alexandra Stolyar for the first place finish. Photo by Joaqui Flores/Rappler

PH ranks 3rd in international math contest

Jun 12, 2018 - 10:13 AM

7 members of the Philippine team receive gold medals in the individual round of the competition held at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Janine Pontejos barges into 3x3 World Cup shoot-out finals

Jun 11, 2018 - 7:03 PM

The Centro Escolar University alumna is one of the 4 finalists in the contest

IN CONTENTION. Janine Pontejos aims for a place on the podium in the mixed gender shoot-out contest. Photo by FIBA

JICA opens poster-making contest for Grades 7-12 in Northern Luzon

Jun 05, 2018 - 12:20 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The deadline of entries for the contest of the Japan International Cooperation Agency is on July 16

Get a chance to win prizes by joining the Pampers Go Galaw contest

Apr 02, 2018 - 4:12 PM

Moms, you can win special gift packs and P100,000 in cash!

Meet some of the contestants of the Century Tuna Superbods Ageless 2018

Mar 20, 2018 - 8:07 PM

This year's batch of finalists includes beauty queens like Queenie Rehman and Joanna Tolledo

Join the Pampers Go Galaw contest!

Mar 20, 2018 - 12:00 AM

If you’re a Filipina mom 20 years old and above with a baby 3 years old or younger, you can join the Pampers Go Galaw contest from March 17-May 16, 2018!

KZ Tandingan is determined to beat her personal best on 'Singer 2018'

Mar 09, 2018 - 1:35 PM

A thousand miles away from home, KZ was able to find comfort in Jessie’s words

PH math wizards win 87 medals in Thailand contest

Feb 25, 2018 - 4:53 PM

Filipino students win 14 gold, 25 silver and 33 bronze medals, 11 merit awards and 4 special prizes

LOOK: Mitchell bests Nance Jr in 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Feb 18, 2018 - 2:43 PM

Donovan Mitchell was called up to join the competition just two weeks ago

SLAM DUNK KING. Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell is this year's NBA Slam Dunk Champion. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Devin Booker wins 2018 JBL Three-Point Contest

Feb 18, 2018 - 12:20 PM

Booker's 28 points sets the NBA 3-point contest single-round record

HOT SHOOTING. Devin Booker sets the record and takes home the 2018 JBL Three-Point Contest trophy. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Are beauty pageants sexist or a celebration of femininity?

Jan 28, 2018 - 5:07 PM

Pageant advocates respond to criticisms of sexism by insisting beauty contests empower women in more ways than one

The Philippines' beauty pageant obsession: Who benefits?

Jan 27, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Rappler explores the country's fixation with beauty pageants, and the debate on whether they are harmful or helpful to women

CFO launches 2018 Presidential Awards for Overseas Filipinos

Jan 19, 2018 - 10:31 AM

All nominations should be coursed through the Philippine Embassy or Consulate with jurisdiction in the country/area

Pinoy students bag 23 medals at Int’l Math and Science Olympiad in Singapore

Nov 26, 2017 - 3:25 PM

Here are the country’s medalists at International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School

MEDALISTS. Filipino students display their medals at the awarding ceremony of the 14th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School in Singapore. Photo by MTG

Philippines and Japan: ‘Images of a Better Tomorrow’ photo contest winners

Nov 18, 2017 - 3:31 PM

Here are the winning photographs in the competition celebrating Philippine-Japan Friendship Month by JICA. Rappler was a media partner in the contest.

‘MOTHER AND CHILD’  by Jaime S. Singlador, JICA Philippines Photography Competition 2017 grand prize winner

CESAFI slam dunk king Gastador continues family's hoops legacy

Oct 13, 2017 - 4:13 PM

Basketball is in his blood, but it wasn't until late in his childhood that the USJR Jaguars' star made his move on the court

FLYING HIGH. Juan Miguel Gastador wowed fans and judges with his 360 dunk which earned him a perfect 50 point score. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Pinoy math wizards bag 273 medals in Singapore math contest

Sep 09, 2017 - 2:37 PM

The math wizards reap 32 gold 75 silver and 166 bronze medals at the International Mathematics Open for Young Achievers IMOYA

This PH-made app finished in top 10 of Microsoft's tech competition

Aug 31, 2017 - 4:56 PM

Minerva designed by students from Lyceum of the Philippines aids the visually impaired by describing the objects around them

MULTI-SKILLED. Team Opticode says it can describe a wide variety of things, including contextual details. Images from official Minerva website