Rappler's latest stories on lockdown
Cebuanos Margielyn Didal and Motic Panugalinog reign supreme in the Asian Skateboarding Championships 2020 Online Skate Lockdown Video Competition
(3rd UPDATE) 'Wala kaming masakyan papasok, kaya nag-angkas kami. Wala na kaming pambili ng pagkain,' says Pedro Mones, who works at a construction site with his son
Who is Joseph Dante, known on social media as Manila's street barber?
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Without a home and livelihood for nearly 3 months because of the coronavirus lockdown, driver Julius Evangelista and his family live inside his jeepney
(UPDATED) Lower transportation costs and food prices cause the downtrend in the Philippines' inflation rate
Residents of Barangay Salugan in Camalig, Albay, can get free vegetables in the 'gulayan'
We label June 1 as ‘The Hunger Games: NCR, Cavite, and Cebu City Editions.’ For those returning to work, it’s like getting into a death match.
Labor groups also report that workers are getting pay cuts of as much as 25% during quarantine
You need good ergonomics to make sure you avoid discomfort
Zapatera was the first sitio to be put on lockdown in April, and stayed that way for 43 days
Sitio Upper in the mountain village of Bacayan is the latest addition to the list, even as Cebu City transitions to modified enhanced community quarantine
What we know so far about the levels of lockdown across the country
If education authorities want a new education 'normal' where blended learning is a viable strategy, they must go beyond simply encouraging its use. Government must provide funding support.
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If the national government decides to extend the enhanced community quarantine of Metro Manila beyond May 15, it should be at a maximum of two weeks, say the big city mayors
Pinagpipiyestahan natin ang buhay ng mga tao at mga pangyayari. Dinudumog, nilalapa, wala halos itinitira. Bihira na ang nagsusuri. Subo na lang nang subo ng inaakalang masarap na impormasyon.
Mayors are eyeing a 15-day extension of the lockdown but the final decision rests on the national government task force
Members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines will provide non-medical support to the national government's COVID-19 testing center at Enderun Colleges in Bonifacio Global City
'Yung sense of entitlement ng ibang tao, grabe talaga,' says the Pasig mayor as he explains why the well-off are not the priority in distributing the city's supplemental emergency subsidy
(3rd UPDATE) The Philippines' inflation slows down as oil prices plunge, while prices of some food items inch up in April
They are used being vagrants – until helping each other to survive the coronavirus pandemic turned them into 'house parents' in homeless shelters
Aside from being able to help others during the coronavirus lockdown, the Furio family also manages to squeeze in some quality bonding time in their garden
The Department of Foreign Affairs will implement new rules at its consular offices to protect both the public and its personnel during the coronavirus outbreak
'But we will not be complacent. We’ve seen what happened in other countries where the number of cases spiked again. We just keep fighting,' says the Pasig mayor.
However, Governor Jose Maria Zubiri says checkpoints in all regional and provincial borders will remain
Students, faculty members, and personnel of the Lyceum of the Philippines University-Batangas express their support for frontliners and Filipinos affected by the coronavirus outbreak in different ways
(UPDATED) The ‘hard lockdown’ will be from Sunday to Tuesday, May 3-5
Press release: Here are some ways a business can get help in paying salaries, getting a breather from obligations, or just staying afloat
Ellyssa Jhen Jiao writes about what's keeping her occupied during the lockdown
Huwag mabahala. Sa iyong pagkainip humahanap ka ng kakaibang hamon sa kakayahan mo, di ba? Kaya nga nakalikha ka ng 1,001 recipes ng karne norte, di ba?
Distance learning and TikTok make the lockdown just a little easier to bear for Jamilah Claire Jumuad
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To jumpstart the province’s stalled economy, Governor Jose Maria Zubiri allows the gradual opening of establishments, offices, and other activities. However, non-residents are still barred from entering the province.
Javier Salvador Parra says he intends to file a criminal case against Makati police as his lawyer studies it
Ito ang serbisyo publiko na hatid ni Digong at ng pulisya: ang mang-aresto, mambrusko at manakot? We deserve better from this government.
The cases are detected in the same barangay as Sitio Zapatera. On Sunday, 40 more new patients were recorded in Cebu City.
Yliah writes about Good Samaritans and finding a reason to hope
Jay Emmanuel Pangilinan writes about a world that's no longer in a rush
Residents are initially confused, thinking Baguio's administrative independence from the province also applies in a quarantine situation
Cops arrest an Angkas driver who was found transporting 2 cases of imported beer in Quezon City, where a liquor ban is in place
Grade 7 student John Laurence Carullo writes about how his own family is adjusting to the abrupt change and the lockdown
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says President Duterte will likely be 'conservative' in his decision
Grade 1 student Kimy writes about life – and a birthday – in lockdown
With the COVID-19 pandemic, the stakes are much, much higher. Now is not the time for the capricious, evidence-bereft brand of policymaking Duterte has grown used to and gotten away with.
Only frontline medical workers, goverment officers, and workers of exempted business establishments will be exempted from the city government's expanded enhanced community quarantine on Sundays
At least 2,500 soldiers are deployed in the National Capital Region and 2,000 more are ready to be sent out if needed. But the PNP takes the lead, says the military.
Their arrest by the Norzagaray police is an 'attack on activists carrying out humanitarian activities [which] adhered to the bayanihan spirit in this time of an emergency situation,' says former partylist lawmaker, Ariel Casilao
The chairmen of the 29 barangays are facing show cause orders issued by the Department of the Interior and Local Government
For about-to-be-wed couples affected by the ECQ, here are some tips, factors, and alternatives to consider if you're planning to postpone your big day