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Rappler, The Investigative Journal to partner on investigative reporting

Jul 09, 2019 - 10:24 AM

The collaboration will see the coming together of two publishers with a shared belief in holding power to account through original, fact based, and investigative storytelling

#AnimatED: PNP's skeletons behind a bookshelf

May 01, 2017 - 9:00 AM

PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa should be wise enough to crack the whip now lest he finds himself – and the institution he leads – at the mercy of local police bosses

Rappler senior investigative reporter Aries Rufo dies

Sep 19, 2015 - 8:31 PM

Award winning journalist Aries Rufo dies of cardiac arrest at age 45

Journ foundation opens 2nd round of reporting grants

Jun 08, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Freelance journalist wins first grant Proposals for in depth and investigative reporting on justice corruption and transparency peace and conflict and environment are welcome

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PODCAST: Investigative reporting 101 with Aries Rufo

May 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Investigative reporting requires hard work guts and passion

PODCAST: Investigative reporting 101 with Marites Vitug

Apr 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Rappler s editor at large Marites Vitug talks to investigative desk head Chay Hofileña about investigative reporting and its challenges

Italian Couchsurfing host drugged and raped Australian

Feb 07, 2015 - 10:49 AM

Prosecutors are also looking at statements about similar incidents made by 14 women from 7 countries to the Investigative Reporting Project Italy

Journ foundation offers grants for long-form reporting

Feb 02, 2015 - 6:20 PM

The foundation an offshoot of Newsbreak will fund in depth and investigative reporting on justice corruption and transparency peace and conflict and environment

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Speaking truth to power is an Asian value

Nov 26, 2014 - 7:38 AM

Sheila Coronel: Investigative journalists are the bearers of a proud tradition Like priests we perform the culturally sanctioned rituals of exposure and shaming The gods are on our side Let no one tell us otherwise

Bear witness

Apr 25, 2013 - 7:16 AM

Investigative reporters in the US are upbeat about the future of their work and craft

Barbara Demick’s Nothing to Envy

Apr 08, 2013 - 8:00 PM

In the 21st century when it seems like all knowledge is available online and on TV it’s fascinating to look at a nation that has insisted on excluding itself from this process

'COLD' COVER. Barbara Demick’s book is a fascinating, moving look at one of the last totalitarian regimes, North Korea. Cover photo from