Growing old in PH margins: Gutom, malasakit, at diskarte

Aug 17, 2017 - 3:11 PM

The Philippines’ older adult population is faced with issues that transcend desires for self actualization as it combats the threats of food insecurity house tenure and health care inaccessibility

Pope extends stamp on Church with new ministry for human development

Aug 31, 2016 - 10:20 PM

The new Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development is part of Pope Francis efforts to focus on the most vulnerable sectors

Pope Francis salutes during his weekly general audience in St Peter's square on August 31, 2016 at the Vatican. / AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI

IN PHOTOS: Leni's send-off

May 07, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Robredo s supporters from a number of marginalized sectors speak up

A supporter waves her slippers in the air. Slippers are symbolic of Leni's type of leadership, which she calls, "tsinelas leadership"

VLOG: Leni Robredo and the vote of the marginalized

May 07, 2016 - 9:07 AM

Farmers fisherfolk and indigenous people back Leni Robredo in hopes of sending her off to the second highest post of the land

Sumilao farmers: 2016 polls also a fight for a better future

May 06, 2016 - 9:18 PM

The Sumilao farmers who are supporting vice presidential bet Leni Robredo hope to see marginalized sectors benefit from the elections

BOND. Liberal Party standard bearers Leni Robredo and Mar Roxas bond with the Sumilao farmers in Ateneo de Manila University. Photo from Roxas media bureau team

Senate bets vow to act on sectoral concerns

Mar 19, 2016 - 2:39 PM

Seven senatorial candidates court the support of 7 marginalized sectors promising to pursue their priority agenda

SECTORAL CONSULTATION. Senatorial bets attend Ang Kailangang Boses a forum in Ateneo de Manila University where they listened to representatives from various sectors. Photo by Gerard Lim/Rappler

7 sectors set agenda for Senate bets in forum

Mar 16, 2016 - 10:40 AM

Representatives of the labor OFW farmers indigenous peoples detainees displaced persons and PWD sectors tell senatorial candidates what they expect from them should they win

AGENDA. Representatives from 7 marginalized sector of Philippine society present their agenda to 6 senatorial candidates. Photo by Gerard Lim/Rappler

Business group slams calls for Aquino resignation

Feb 25, 2015 - 2:12 PM

The Management Association of the Philippines says President Benigno Aquino III should be allowed to finish his term to deliver on his economic promises

FINISH HIS TERM. President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations Year 12 (TAYO 12) Awarding Ceremonies on February 24, 2015. Photo by Gil Nartea / Malacañang Photo Bureau President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations Year 12 (TAYO 12) Awarding Ceremonies at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Tuesday (February 24, 2015). Since 2002, TAYO Awards recognizes and supports the outstanding contributions of youth organizations to the country. To date, more than a thousand youth organizations have joined the search and are now part of the growing youth network. These exceptional youth organizations have contributed to the development of their local communities, schools and work place, through their innovative and valuable projects. Also in photo are TAYO Awards Foundation president Aika Robredo, National Youth Commission chairman Gio Tingson, Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization Francis Pangilinan, TAYO Awards founding president and Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV, National Youth Commission commissioner and TAYO Awards Foundation chairman Jose Sixto “Dingdong” Dantes III and Coca-Cola Foundation Philippines vice chairman Juan Ramon Felix. (Photo by Gil Nartea / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Tax exemption for small businessmen pushed in Senate

May 16, 2014 - 2:03 PM

Senator Aquino says subjecting small businessmen to income tax payment is an added burden to the poor and contrary to the mandate of the Constitution

Bam Aquino

Apple sells record number of iPhones, iPads

Jan 28, 2014 - 8:14 PM

Apple s record sales in 1Q 2014 belie shrinking profit margins

Q and A: What party list means for Brillantes

Apr 11, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Comelec chair Sixto Brillantes Jr is frustrated about the Supreme Court s recent ruling on the party list He believes it is for the marginalized and underrepresented

'Only 9 party-list petitions should be returned to Comelec'

Apr 08, 2013 - 12:45 AM

The groups were disqualified for failing to prove they were from marginalized and underrepresented sectors

9, NOT 54. Sereno said only 9 petitions of disqualified partylist groups should be remanded to Comelec.

Who's marginalized? It depends, says Comelec

Nov 08, 2012 - 5:05 PM

Comelec Chair Sixto Brillantes Jr wants a total revision of the Party List System Act to avoid subjective definitions of marginalized and underrepresented in screening party list candidates