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[ANALYSIS] Don't mess with the military

Sep 08, 2018 - 7:36 PM

To drag your armed forces into this political game is to spook it. And the consequences of that will come in painful increments.

[OPINION] Beyond the spin, past the chatter

Jul 17, 2018 - 5:27 PM

We write stories not only because they need to be told but because they ought to help clarify this murky world. I hope to talk to you about this, and more, every Tuesday.

Lacson on ‘stupid God’ remark, Tisoy Argoncillo death, Rappler award | Midday wRap

Jun 25, 2018 - 12:44 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast with Gelo Gonzales

FULL TEXT: Glenda Gloria on Rappler's 2018 Free Media Pioneer award

Jun 24, 2018 - 8:30 AM

'The new world is compelling us journalists to not merely adapt to these vast changes in our midst, but to define more clearly who we are, how we can rise above the noise and the lies, and what we can do to make things better'

[OPINION] What does it even mean to be free?

May 02, 2018 - 3:04 PM

As we prepare to celebrate World Press Freedom Day, we try to take stock not only of our freedom to tell stories and speak truth to power, but also of our new world that we assume appreciates such freedom

Cyber libel charges 'unfounded' – Rappler's Maria Ressa

Apr 25, 2018 - 3:52 PM

'The allegations against me are baffling and unfounded,' says Rappler CEO Maria Ressa in her counter-affidavit filed with the DOJ on her behalf by her lawyers

COUNTER-AFFIDAVIT. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa on April 24, 2018, swears to the truthfulness of the counter-affidavit that her lawyers will file on her behalf the next day. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Rappler's 2018 Board of Directors

Mar 20, 2018 - 8:22 PM

Four new members led by economist Winnie Monsod and veteran lawyer Jun Factoran join the Rappler Board

2018 Nieman Fellows condemn SEC order vs Rappler

Feb 01, 2018 - 10:10 AM

The Nieman class of 2018 urges the Philippine government and President Rodrigo Duterte to 'respect media freedoms and independence'

'STAND WITH RAPPLER.' The 2018 class of fellows at Harvard University’s Nieman Foundation for Journalism issues a statement condemning the decision of the Securities and Exchange Commission to revoke Rappler's license to operate. File photo from the Nieman Foundation website

Rappler managing editor Glenda Gloria named Nieman Fellow at Harvard

May 02, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Managing editor Glenda M Gloria joins 23 other journalists from all over the world who will be members of Nieman class of 2018

How Typhoon Nina compares to Milenyo, Santi, Glenda

Dec 24, 2016 - 8:35 PM

Typhoon Nina could wreak havoc in the same way that past typhoons Milenyo Santi and Glenda brought extensive damage

SIMILARITIES. Project NOAH executive director Mahar Lagmay says typhoons Nina, Milenyo and Glenda have some similarities. Photo from Mahar Lagmay's Facebook account

Senator Bam Aquino calls on public to fight misinformation online

Dec 09, 2016 - 8:51 AM

Senator Aquino also cautioned against the spread of fake news on a large scale at a forum organized by the Asia Society and INCITEGov

KEYNOTE. Senator Bam Aquino says government needs to be more open in sharing information to the public. Photo by Patricia Coronel/Asia Society

How an accident solved a school problem in Sorsogon

Apr 03, 2016 - 8:15 AM

Things fall into place in a picturesque town

HELP BES. Students of Bonifacio Elementary School wear IDs for the first time.

IN PHOTOS: Beautiful Pinoy dishes at APEC 2015 welcome dinner

Nov 19, 2015 - 10:29 AM

Dishes include a fabulous beef entree a yamang dagat tinola and a modern take on the classic maja blanca

BISTEK MANILENYA. One of the dishes served at the APEC 2015 welcome dinner Wednesday night, November 18. Photos courtesy of the Office of the Presidential Spokesperson

Remembering the Iglesia-led EDSA 3

Aug 29, 2015 - 8:53 PM

Who were the deal makers and the negotiators of the EDSA 3 uprising in 2001 that attempted to bring back to power Joseph Estrada? Who were the plotters behind the brazen power grab attempt?

STALEMATE. Erap loyalists and anti-riot police come face to face. Newsbreak file photo

The Scrum: Not a walk in the park for Grace Poe

Aug 22, 2015 - 9:54 AM

At the rate things are going 2016 will probably yet again surprise even the veterans among us

SONA 2015: How Aquino fared in disaster management since Yolanda

Jul 27, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Disaster preparedness efforts of the Aquino administration have improved since Super Typhoon Yolanda and the Visayas earthquake But efforts to rehabilitate disaster hit areas remain wanting

The Scrum: When a president betrays a friend

Jul 03, 2015 - 8:33 PM

Would the 1998 scenario of Fidel Ramos and Renato de Villa happen today between the President and standard bearer in waiting Mar Roxas?

CAMPAIGN TRAIL. Renato de Villa on the last day of campaigning for the May 1998 elections. File photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

Top journalists' independent media fund invests in Rappler

May 31, 2015 - 10:11 PM

Journalist Marcus Brauchli of NBM says I think Rappler is one of the most innovative digital media companies we have seen in any market around the world What we want is to be able to take many of their ideas the pioneering concepts that Rappler is working with in the Philippines and deploy them in other markets

Recto: After 150 years, time to upgrade PAGASA

Mar 28, 2015 - 7:48 PM

PAGASA says it needs P3 9 billion for modern equipment and facilities

Don’t mess with the police, Mr President

Mar 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM

The grumblings in the Philippine National Police should not be taken lightly

Who informs us about Mindanao?

Feb 14, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Visibly absent in history textbooks is any serious substantive discussion of Mindanao s place in Philippine history

What did Pope Francis write in the Malacañang guestbook?

Jan 16, 2015 - 1:13 PM

The Argentinian pontiff writes only one sentence in English in the Palace guestbook but it is enough to bless the entire nation

MESSAGE TO FILIPINOS. Pope Francis writes his message to the Filipino people on the Malacañang Guest Book on January 16, 2015

After Yolanda, Glenda, Ruby, Samar farmers face hunger, poverty

Jan 06, 2015 - 6:31 PM

Having lived in one of the most disaster prone regions in the country every storm pushes them deeper into the mire of poverty

Rappler editor named UK Education Ambassador

Oct 19, 2014 - 2:33 PM

Managing Editor Glenda Gloria is named one of 8 UK Education Ambassadors by the British Embassy The ambassadors have been chosen for their excellence in their chosen fields of endeavor

#ClimateWalk: Because justice demands it

Oct 11, 2014 - 3:21 PM

A participant in the ClimateWalk to Tacloban hopes to create an uproar to demand accountability from those responsible for the build up of greenhouse gases

'#ZeroCasualty during disasters not just about numbers'

Oct 08, 2014 - 10:39 PM

UPDATED Zero casualty means everybody must not only live but must also have equal chances during disasters says Albay Governor Joey Salceda

MORE THAN NUMBERS. NDRRMC Executive Director Alexander Pama and Albay Governor Joey Salceda talk about pursuing zero casualty during disasters. Photos from Albay Governor Joey Salceda's Facebook account

Salceda to NCR mayors: What happens to disaster funds?

Oct 08, 2014 - 4:38 PM

Albay Governor Joey Salceda urges local governments to follow the law and mount funds for disaster risk reduction in their area

18 YEARS. Governor Joey Salceda says zero casualty is a clear goal of Albay even before a disaster strikes. Photo from Albay Governor Joey Salceda's Facebook account

Power interruptions to worsen due to right-of-way violators, NGCP warns

Aug 28, 2014 - 6:49 PM

Despite warnings residents intentionally plant trees along the power lines causing outages the National Grid of Corporation of the Philippines says

#GlendaPH: Rehab funds needed for country's arts high school

Aug 13, 2014 - 7:22 AM

Almost a month since Typhoon Glenda made landfall in the country the Philippine High School for the Arts PHSA is still running on generators

Regulatory relief for banks affected by Glenda

Aug 12, 2014 - 1:29 PM

The relief measures include financial assistance to employees affected by the typhoon and grace period in settling outstanding obligations

Relocatees start all over after hit twice by typhoons

Aug 09, 2014 - 8:32 PM

The wind started to blow hard at 11 pm everyone was completely scared We could hear people calling for help but it was hard to help them because of the blackout

Gov’t adopts new strategy for climate change resiliency

Aug 08, 2014 - 1:47 PM

President Benigno Aquino III elevates climate change into a priority issue to protect vulnerable communities from its impact

NEW PRIORITY. President Benigno S. Aquino III leads the discussion on climate change during the meeting with his cabinet cluster, Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Photo from Malacanang

Salceda: Funds for climate mitigation hard to get

Aug 05, 2014 - 2:52 PM

He says finding funds for disaster response is easier

Proper nutrition during disasters: Is it possible?

Aug 01, 2014 - 4:51 PM

In an orphanage in Laguna children are being fed with whatever was being given to them by donors See what happens during their Cookfest

COOKFEST.  The Cookfest gave students in Laguna, especially the orphans, a taste of the food that they really should be eating, if they were to eat healthily. All photos by Chris Quintana and Kimmy Baraoidan/Rappler.com

SONA Fact Check: Half-truths about Yolanda

Jul 30, 2014 - 9:11 PM

In his State of the Nation Address the President omits key details and paints Yolanda hit areas in a rosy state

STILL WAITING. Yolanda survivors count on the government for help even as rehabilitation efforts suffer from too much bureaucracy. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

14,500 Yolanda survivors still in tents after SONA

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:09 PM

These communities are being exposed to tremendous risk and uncertainty aid groups say after the President trumpeted efforts for Yolanda survivors

#SONA2014: Join the conversation

Jul 28, 2014 - 11:48 AM

Be a part of SONA2014 through Rappler s online conversation and live blog beginning 2pm of July 28 Monday Philippine Standard Time

#DearPresident: Typhoon Glenda victims voice their concerns

Jul 26, 2014 - 10:52 PM

What are the concerns of Typhoon Glenda survivors from Quezon province that they want President Benigno Aquino III to know about?

Damaged classrooms in the Southern Luzon State University - Tiaong Campus. All photos by Venedie Atienza.

#GlendaPH damage at P10.46B, 98 deaths

Jul 23, 2014 - 12:59 PM

Based on the latest report 330 433 families or 1 600 298 persons are affected by the typhoon a third of them in evacuation centers

DepEd seeks P1B Quick Response Fund for 2015

Jul 23, 2014 - 10:17 AM

The Quick Response Fund is a built in budgetary allocation for agencies responding to areas affected by catastrophes and crises

Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Matmo

Jul 22, 2014 - 10:08 PM

Taiwan gets ready for its first tropical storm of 2014

World Vision begins relief operation amid typhoon Henry

Jul 22, 2014 - 6:11 PM

World Vision launches its relief response targeting children and families impacted by typhoon Glenda Rammasun

#GlendaPH leaves almost 100 dead, P7.4B in damage

Jul 21, 2014 - 3:59 PM

Typhoon Glenda leaves at least 97 people dead most of them in Quezon province More than 1 6 million people in 7 regions are affected

DAMAGE. Government officials conduct a aerial survey of areas affected by Typhoon Glenda. Photo courtesy of the Philippine Air Force

Editorial Cartoon: Pasakit na blackout

Jul 21, 2014 - 7:30 AM

Pumangalawa man ang Filipinas sa mga bansa sa Asya sa bilis ng pag angat ng ekonomya noong 2013 tila naman hindi nito alam ang gagawin sa sektor ng enerhiya

#GlendaPH death toll nears 100, new storm brings rains

Jul 20, 2014 - 1:10 PM

The reports of fatalities came as authorities struggle to restore electricity to hundreds of thousands of households

DESTRUCTION. A teen walks past a damaged house after strong winds and rain brought by Typhoon Glanda (Rammasun) in Manila, 18 July 2014. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

#GlendaPH death toll rises to 89

Jul 19, 2014 - 10:58 PM

Six provinces 3 towns and one city are under a state of calamity

Typhoon Rammasun kills 8 in China

Jul 19, 2014 - 6:07 PM

The typhoon which had caused devastation in the Philippines is the strongest storm to hit southern China in more than 40 years

RAMMASUN IN SOUTHERN CHINA. Residents make their way through a flooded street on a motorbike as typhoon Rammasun brings torrential rains and strong wind to the area in Beihai, south China's Guangxi province. Photo by AFP

Meralco: No more rotational brownouts for now

Jul 19, 2014 - 3:26 PM

Meralco says the power supply situation has improved but does not rule out implementing the scheme if necessary

Super Typhoon Rammasun hits China

Jul 18, 2014 - 10:05 PM

The super typhoon is packing winds of up to 216 km

#GlendaPH's wrath in Laguna

Jul 18, 2014 - 5:00 PM

In Bay Laguna where residents experience regular flooding during the typhoon season it seems nothing has prepared them for this nightmare