lobo - updates

Rappler's latest stories on lobo


LOOK: Otso Diretso supporters raise PH flags to oppose Chinese vessel in Batangas

Apr 06, 2019 - 8:30 AM

'Nakakalungkot lang na ang dali lang para sa administrasyon na labagin ang karapatan ng mga nasa minorya, pero hirap kalabanin ang Tsina. Kanino ba nagsisilbi ang gobyerno?' asks Pipay Sevilla of Millennials PH

'NOT FOR SALE.' Environment activists and fishermen raise Philippine flags along the beach of Opo-Opo, Lobo, Batangas to protest the sighting of the Chinese vessel near the area on March 5, 2019. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Chinese-manned dredging vessel leaves Lobo

Apr 05, 2019 - 10:54 PM

The M/V Emerald leaves past 7 am on April 5, heading to the Batangas pier where it will be docked for a few days

MV EMERALD. Members of PCG Batangas inspect the dredging vessel docked at Lobo town. Photos courtesy of PCG Batangas

Senate probe sought into Chinese dredging vessel in Batangas

Apr 04, 2019 - 1:30 PM

Senator Risa Hontiveros files a resolution calling for a probe into the presence of Chinese vessels 'to protect Philippine interests, sovereignty, and land and marine resources'

Batangas town mayor drives away foreign vessel despite DENR permits

Apr 03, 2019 - 8:45 PM

Town Mayor Gaudioso R. Manalo asks the Philippine Coast Guard to order a vessel of Seagate Engineering and Buildsystems to leave Lobo River alone

MV EMERALD. Members of PCG Batangas inspect the dredging vessel docked at Lobo town. Photos courtesy of PCG Batangas

Surviving tuberculosis

Oct 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Survivors share their own personal stories as they hope to change the constricting and discriminatory narrative tuberculosis is embedded in

VLOG: Quarrying in Batangas? Not yet, says Lopez-owned firm

Apr 30, 2017 - 7:40 PM

Is a Lopez owned firm into quarrying?

Lopez denies her family operates open-pit mine in watershed

Mar 08, 2017 - 5:25 PM

Carlo Arcilla who opposes Lopez s confirmation as environment secretary claims First Balfour is doing open pit mining in a watershed in Lobo Batangas

NO MINING IN WATERSHEDS. Environment Secretary Gina Lopez listens intently during her confirmation hearing before the Commission on Appointments on March 8. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

[Where I've Been] Catching a shooting star at Malabrigo Beach, Lobo, Batangas

Sep 17, 2016 - 9:53 PM

Photographer Rob Reyes shares how he captured this rare moment at a pebbly beach in Batangas

Green groups: Lopez is 'right choice' for DENR post

Jun 21, 2016 - 4:31 PM

UPDATED But environmentalists also urge Gina Lopez to make a strong statement rejecting environmentally destructive projects her own family is pushing for

Janet Jackson, Los Lobos get first Hall of Fame nods

Oct 09, 2015 - 12:04 PM

Janet and Los Lobos are among the nominees to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Batangas opposes gold mine threatening Verde Island Passage

Jul 24, 2015 - 9:27 PM

Batangas Vice Governor Mark Leviste says the provincial government will block any moves to approve the gold mine project near the center of the center of marine biodiversity

UNDERWATER TREASURE. The Verde Island Passage boasts the highest concentration of shorefish species in the world, according to scientists. Image courtesy Rich Mooi/California Academy of Sciences

US woman shot in Karachi 'devoted to Pakistan'

Apr 17, 2015 - 9:49 PM

Lobo has never been threatened and had completely integrated into the Pakistani way of life adopting local dress and speaking Urdu fluently

1 dead, 19 rescued from sunken cargo vessel off Batangas

Jan 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM

UPDATED The crewmembers of the M V Sea Merchant are rescued in two batches first by a passing tanker which received a distress signal from the cargo vessel

Honduras confirms 27 deaths from dengue fever

Oct 24, 2013 - 10:13 AM

The Honduras government declares a nationwide emergency over the dengue epidemic

DENGUE. A doctor talks with mothers with their children with symptoms of dengue fever in Tegucigalpa, on September 4, 2013. AFP PHOTO/Orlando SIERRA

Latin American leaders urge review of US pro-marijuana votes

Nov 13, 2012 - 9:55 AM

The presidents of Mexico Honduras Costa Rica and Belize called on the United Nations to hold a special session by 2015 to examine the successes and limits of current strategies against drug trafficking

A man touches marijuana leaves at a farm near Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on October 3 , 2012. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA

Pineapples, caves and angel wings

Oct 23, 2012 - 6:44 PM

Caving — among other things — is more fun in Samar

ONE OF THE SPECTACULAR formations in Lobo Cave is appropriately named 'Angel Wings.' Photo by Joni Bonifacio