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While Angkas is able to maintain a 99.997% safety rate, 5 motorcycle taxi firms are unregulated by the DOTr and pose a threat to the riding public, safety advocates say
Setting up more organized and stronger coordinating systems in the justice sector is a global trend. The Philippines tries to keep up.
Part 2: What is 'onerous' now was logical before. Rappler looks at the history of how government enticed the private sector to take over water services.
A water crisis in 1997 sealed the deal for both Manila Water and Maynilad. The same problem might end it, too.
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The DOH says the Philippines is at high risk for poliovirus transmission. Why so? And how do we prevent the long dormant disease from coming back?
Rappler breaks down how online gambling flourished in Manila and why it could be the latest test of the relationship between the Philippines and China
Understand the GCTA law and the Supreme Court ruling that surrounds this issue.
In this video, we explain how SOGIE can be mixed and matched in many ways
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas clarifies why it decided to lift a moratorium on changing ATM fees
Gender is often confusing for a lot of people. In this video we explore the concept of SOGIE.
Rappler compiles President Rodrigo Duterte's top sexist moments in this video explainer
Will Taguig-Pateros Representative Alan Cayetano get the support of a House that isn't too fond of him? Will Marinduque Representative Lord Allan Velasco get to serve for 21 months, as promised him?
Here’s a beginner-friendly guide to the critically-lauded series
Sagot ba talaga ang provincial bus ban sa problema sa trapiko?
Senate President Tito Sotto – the man in the #Sinotto memes – comments on the 'exclusivity' of fish in the Recto Bank. Are his statements valid?
Is the provincial bus ban really the answer to the metropolis' traffic woes?
Despite the rain, Metro Manila's main water source is still at critical level
The Philippine government's messaging on the ramming of a Filipino boat by a Chinese vessel, evolves from confused to echoing China's line
All Filipinos will be granted health coverage but not everything will be free. Here's what you can expect.
Ever wondered how wireless charging plates transmitted power to a device?
Law professor Ted Te downplays fears of a possible effect of Judge Soriano's ruling, simply because ‘a trial court is not binding’
Tuberculosis is the world’s biggest infectious killer. The Philippines is among 8 countries where two-thirds of 2017 TB cases were found, data showed.
A military officer swears under oath that she received, accepted, and processed Trillanes’ amnesty application, but Judge Alameda says it’s a substitute document that has no probative value
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque calls it a 'sham proceeding' and 'propaganda by the Left'
(UPDATED) The verbal scuffle between Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Robin Padilla reminds us of their history as prisoners
(UPDATED) The 2nd and last motion for an alias warrant against Senator Trillanes is filed Friday afternoon at the Makati RTC Branch 150
Is inflation all bad? How does it affect savings? Rappler breaks it down for you.
Algorithms, AI, crawlers – here's a look at some of the underpinnings of Google's search engine
Tokens can either be a form of currency exclusively for use in a specific blockchain-based network or as a 'security' token denoting ownership of a real-life asset
These bestsellers have caught the eye of both students and lifelong learners
The 153-page ponencia of Associate Justice Noel Tijam effectively assures Sereno's ouster – even if Congress tries to intervene
The Philippine president prefers a Swiss challenge for government projects, but the law says not all deals are eligible for that mode of implementation
A virtual private network or a VPN adds an extra layer of protection against malicious parties online
Knowing the difference between HTTP and HTTPS sites could drastically improve your online security
The internet has its good and bad moments. Rappler tries to contribute more to its good side by bringing credible and factual information to our readers through IQs and explainers.
Understand the court process behind the highly publicized cases in the news today
With the virtual currency recently surging in value here are a few things you should know about it
To help you navigate the issues better Rappler compiles key stories revolving around the Philippines case against China over the West Philippine Sea
The tournament will see a total of 6 nations vie for the lone ticket to the Rio Olympics basketball tilt this August
See some of the basic rules of 3x3 how the sport is gaining ground internationally and how it could be the next big thing in the Philippines
Meldonium which is used to treat ischemia was added to the list of substances banned by the World Anti Doping Agency this year
The paper audit trail’ required by law does not have to be a receipt; it can be the ballot itself depending on the voting technology chosen by Comelec during a particular election
What s the APEC buzz about and what s in it for the so called rising tiger of Asia? Rappler explains what happens in APEC and what Manila gets out of hosting the summit
Not a boxing fan? Read this explainer to learn everything you need to know about the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao fight and the sport of boxing
The change follows the PSE s review of its indices covering trading from January to December 2013