3 hurt in Mandaluyong gasoline station fire

Nov 24, 2017 - 6:54 PM

The MMDA is looking into a construction accident as the possible cause of the explosion near the exclusive Wack Wack Subdivision

Mandaluyong barangay captain shot dead

Oct 09, 2017 - 9:10 PM

Barangay Poblacion Captain Godofredo Tolentino is killed at around 6:30 pm on Monday, October 9

SHOT DEAD. Godofredo Tolentino was the barangay captain of Poblacion, Mandaluyong City. Photo from the official Mandaluyong local government website

PDEA seizes P1.35M-worth of drugs in Mandaluyong condominium

Sep 19, 2017 - 11:26 AM

One drug suspect keeping the drugs is arrested

Do good, feel good at The Giving Cafe in Mandaluyong

Sep 07, 2017 - 6:21 PM

At the Giving Cafe, it's all about good coffee, good food, good vibes, and good intentions

THE GIVING CAFE. The cafe's bright interiors only amplifies the feel-good factor you get from helping a social enterprise. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

700,000 girls to get cervical cancer protection in schools

Aug 07, 2017 - 3:30 PM

UPDATED Female students aged 9 to 12 enrolled in public schools can get the HPV vaccine for free

PREVENTING CERVICAL CANCER. Grade 4 students at the Addition Hills Integrated School get free HPV vaccination from the DOH. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

PNP disarms, relieves Mandaluyong cops in viral video

Jun 29, 2017 - 3:05 PM

The PNP is also reportedly considering sending the two errant cops to Marawi where government troops are battling terrorists

'NAKAKAHIYA.' Two Mandaluyong policeman are caught on camera hitting two men who had apparently violated a local barangay curfew. Screenshot from the video

Grab offers free tricycle rides in Mandaluyong

Mar 27, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Passengers can use the ride hailing app to book a free tricycle ride in selected areas in Mandaluyong City from March 27 to April 5

FREE RIDES. Ride-hailing service Grab is offering free tricycle rides in selected Mandaluyong City streets. Photo from Grab

Impunity: The Night Before Christmas

Dec 27, 2016 - 10:58 PM

Christmas is for family even when Papa is in a coffin and Mama disappears

Massive fire hits residential area in Mandaluyong

Nov 14, 2016 - 1:20 AM

The blaze reaches the general alarm – the highest level

fire at addition hills mandaluyong city. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Mandaluyong's flooded streets: Who's to blame?

Sep 25, 2016 - 11:30 AM

For years now the residents of Mandaluyong City have had to live with flooding near city hall a problem worsened by a long delayed flood control project Is relief in sight?

LINGERING PROBLEM. Stagnant and stinking water is prevalent in the area, and flooding has long been a concern for residents. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Advocates call for highest political recognition of HIV/AIDS epidemic

Jul 18, 2016 - 1:33 PM

Advocates say political will and leadership at the national and local government levels are needed to create scale up and sustain comprehensive programs on HIV AIDS prevention in communities

Teresita Bagasao, UNAIDS country director, with Dr. Enrique Tayag of the Department of Health. Photo by Diana Mendoza.

Snapshot of a city: Ortigas Center at a glance

Jun 04, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Fast facts on the people places and things that make up the Ortigas Center

Ortigas Center: A bustling CBD in the heart of Metro Manila

May 20, 2016 - 7:49 PM

Be inspired to explore more of this mini city through this animated infographic

Marcos: Only cheating can make me lose on Monday

May 06, 2016 - 7:06 AM

Bongbong Marcos holds a miting de avance in Mandaluyong which is run by a family once loyal to the Aquinos

LAST CALL. Vice presidential candidate Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr woos voters from Metro Manila and other provinces in his miting de avance on Thursday, May 5. Photo by Rob Reyes/ Rappler

VLOG: Bongbong Marcos holds miting de avance in Mandaluyong

May 05, 2016 - 9:44 PM

The senator is set to conduct two more grand rallies in Tacloban and Davao

Fire breaks out in Mandaluyong condominium

Mar 22, 2016 - 10:26 AM

4TH UPDATE A fire affects a portion of the Avida Centera condominium in Mandaluyong City

Binay, UNA kick off 2016 campaign in Mandaluyong, Laguna, Cavite

Feb 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Why is Vice President Jejomar Binay not holding his first campaign rally in Makati City?

CAMPAIGN STYLE. Vice President Jejomar Binay joins Quezon residents in a boodle fight, a classic during an UNA sorie. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Fire hits residential area in Mandaluyong City

Nov 25, 2015 - 2:56 PM

6th UPDATE This is the biggest fire in the history of Mandaluyong says Mayor Benhur Abalos who estimates that 800 to 1 000 families have been displaced by the blaze

MANDALUYONG FIRE. A blaze strikes Barangay Addition Hills in Mandaluyong City. Photo courtesy of Chris Bernardo

Binay: Ombudsman out to disqualify opposition bets

Oct 13, 2015 - 5:30 PM

Vice President Binay says the Ombudsman is also dismissing other local opposition candidates to control who gets to win in the 2016 polls

'NOT CAMPAIGNING.' Vice President Jejomar Binay says his visit to a school for special children in Mandaluyong does not constitute premature campaigning.

Local Vote: Zambales, Mandaluyong, Aklan, Sarangani

Oct 03, 2015 - 8:47 PM

Rappler s weekly PHvote wrap up: Is Zambales now a single party province?; Wife seeks to replace Gonzales as Mandaluyong rep; Aklan: Will gov Miraflores have any challengers?; In Sarangani Pacquiao endorsement still gives pols advantage

Mandaluyong extends permit for INC EDSA rally

Aug 31, 2015 - 12:06 AM

Mayor Benhur Abalos allows INC members to stay the night promising them escorts as they make their way to Manila where they were allowed to protest until Friday

PERMIT EXTENDED. Mandaluyong Mayor Benhur Abalos allows INC members to stay in EDSA Shaw Boulevard for the night but tells them to later transfer to Manila. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

INC spokesman hits 'low' police estimate of EDSA rally crowd

Aug 30, 2015 - 11:53 PM

INC spokesman Edwil Zabala hits the police for pegging the figure of INC members crowding EDSA at only 13 000

'100,000-STRONG CROWD.' INC Spokesman Edwil Zabala criticize the media and the police for allegedly underestimating the crowd in EDSA. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

INC gets permit to rally in Mandaluyong

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:58 AM

UPDATED Iglesia ni Cristo members can hold their mass action at the EDSA Shaw area until Sunday August 30

SHOW OF FORCE. INC members occupy the intersection of Edsa and Shaw Blvd.

Aquino urges public cooperation in NCR flood management plan

Aug 28, 2015 - 10:32 AM

President Benigno Aquino III makes the appeal shortly after Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson presented to him a comprehensive complete and clear flood management master plan for Metro Manila

FLOOD ALERT. Residents cross the flood water due to west monsoon rain in Barangay Holy Spirit in Quezon City. File photo by Joel Liporada

Luna Mencias Street: 'Lolo to live on'

Apr 25, 2015 - 9:53 PM

This serves as a lesson for us that we need to tell and retell our history and pass on the great stories of those who came before us

Don't rename Luna Mencias Street

Mar 25, 2015 - 9:58 AM

The proposed name change of Luna Mencias Street in Mandaluyong and San Juan prompts Dr Bonifacio Lopez Mencias grandchildren from the Philippines and abroad to speak out against it

Makati, Taguig lead NCR cities in fight vs malnutrition

Mar 14, 2015 - 9:22 AM

Official data show that all of the cities in Metro Manila are faring better than others in the war against malnutrition

IN PHOTOS: No VIP treatment in these detention centers

Dec 18, 2014 - 1:06 PM

The VIP treatment of jailed drug lords in the New Bilibid Prison unmasks the inequalities perpetrated in our penology system

Go under cover and give your city hall a grade!

Jun 18, 2014 - 11:51 AM

Bantay Ph in partnership with Rappler s BudgetWatch is looking for volunteers who can monitor government offices in Metro Manila

The role of fathers in breastfeeding

May 10, 2014 - 4:46 PM

While unable to provide breast milk themselves fathers can give emotional support to mothers who breastfeed

HIGHLIGHTS: Voices for Visayas

Jan 15, 2014 - 7:23 PM

Watch the Voices for Visayas benefit concert here on Rappler

Jollibee, KFC franchisees among top Pasig taxpayers

Sep 18, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Franchised retail food brands including American chain KFC and local food giant Jollibee are among the top 40 restaurant taxpayers in Pasig City in 2011

#FoodTrip: Flavor fusion at Edsa Central

Sep 13, 2013 - 4:07 PM

Discover the new food strip in Mandaluyong City that’s slowly becoming the place to visit for those looking for a delicious bite

DELECTABLE. Find this affordable dish at Kanin Club. All photos courtesy of Greenfield District

Marvin Agustin's restaurant top taxpayer in Mandaluyong

Sep 11, 2013 - 2:08 PM

These are the top 20 restaurants that paid the most taxes in 2011

TOP TAXPAYERS. The government lists the top 20 taxpaying restaurants in Mandaluyong and San Juan. File photo by AFP

PNoy: Maring provided 'impetus' for improvements

Aug 21, 2013 - 7:38 PM

President Aquino says he s pleased with improvements in rescue and relief operations

PRESIDENTIAL VISIT. President Benigno Aquino III hands out goods to evacuees in Mandaluyong. Malacanang Photo Bureau

Pro, anti-RH groups in show of force

Jul 09, 2013 - 2:15 PM

Pro and anti RH law groups hold separate rallies in front of the Supreme Court before oral arguments

PRO RH LAW. Pro RH law groups rally in front of the Supreme Court hours before the the oral arguments. Photo by Ace Tamayo/Rappler

Gomez, Abalos re-elected

May 14, 2013 - 7:24 AM

Zamora Gonzalez won as congressmen in San Juan Mandaluyong respectively

TIME-LAPSE: Earth Hour 2013

Mar 24, 2013 - 12:45 AM

Rappler s John Javellana gives us a time lapse video of the skyline of Guadalupe in Makati City

Metro Manila's skyline before and during Earth Hour March 23, 2013. RAPPLER/John Javellana

Forever homes, loving families

Mar 17, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Complete papers pedigree and a high price don’t make for a better pet — a loving family and space to roam do

MEET MOMO. Momo is from the Mandaluyong Animal Shelter (MAS). PAWS helps MAS by spaying and neutering the dogs, a few at a time, to get them ready for adoption. Momo had leg surgery and is ready to go to a loving home. All photos courtesy of Kathy Moran

TechThinkers to hold first tech symposium

Feb 27, 2013 - 11:45 AM

It is an avenue for technology managers and industry partners to discuss technology innovation for business sustainability

Suspects of Megamall heist caught on CCTV

Jan 27, 2013 - 9:36 PM

The faces of the men were clearly captured by the CCTV cameras after the robbery in the country s 3rd largest mall

SHUTTERS DOWN. Citizen journalists live tweet what was going on inside the mall during the incident

Shooting in Megamall causes panic

Jan 26, 2013 - 8:11 PM

5th UPDATE Nobody is hurt in the shooting incident that caused mild panic in one of the world s biggest shopping malls Initial reports indicate that the group responsible is the Martilyo Gang

Life and death in the ER

Dec 31, 2012 - 7:30 PM

Though I don t feel the need to correct anyone who offers me sympathy for being on duty on New Year s Eve I always think to myself there is no greater honor

IN PHOTOS: 'Fireflies' ride through Metro streets

Nov 18, 2012 - 8:50 PM

Thousands of cyclists rode through the streets of Metro Manila on Sunday November 18 in this year s Tour of the Fireflies

FOR NATURE. Cycling enthusiasts participate in the 14th Tour of the Fireflies in Manila on November 18, 2012. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

All major bets in NCR are recycled pols

Nov 05, 2012 - 2:40 PM

Re electionists third termers’ relatives ex mayors battling it out in 16 cities and 1 town

Rappler Army: The morning of May 5

May 05, 2012 - 12:53 PM

Rapplers around the world sent in photos of how their Saturday morning looked like from where they were

Aquino appoints 6 new judges to lower courts

Mar 13, 2012 - 6:02 PM

The President appointed 4 new judges to the lower courts in the cities of Mandaluyong Las Pinas Paranaque Manila and 2 new judges to serve in Lanao del Norte

'Metro Manila Greenprint 2030'

Mar 06, 2012 - 7:15 PM

Greenprint 2030 will be a 20 year plan aiming to make the Philippines main metropolis at par with East Asian counterparts

EDSA. View of vehicular traffic along the northbound lane of Epifanio delos Santos Avenue, near Orense Street, Makati, March 6, 2012. Photo by Michael Josh Villanueva.