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Leila de Lima: Maria Ressa ’a real People’s Champ’

Dec 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM

'It is an honor to us Filipinos, not just because she is one of us, but more importantly because she, along with her colleagues in Rappler, has been fighting for us,' the detained opposition senator says of Maria Ressa as Time's 'Person of the Year'

'PEOPLE'S CHAMP'. Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa posts bail for tax evasion charges at the Makati RTC on December 3, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte reacts to Ressa’s Time cover | Midday wRap

Dec 14, 2018 - 1:35 PM

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Duterte alluding to Maria Ressa Time cover? ‘Inyo na ‘yan’

Dec 13, 2018 - 8:19 PM

'Time of the what, Time of the magazine, Time – ‘Woman of the Century’ and all, inyo na ‘yan,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte spares time for a one-on-one interview with various media outlets in Malacañang Palace on December 29. KING RODRIGUEZ/Presidential Photo

NUJP: Maria Ressa’s Time honor recognizes 'tenacity of PH press'

Dec 12, 2018 - 6:01 PM

'The selection of Maria is a recognition of the resistance and tenacity of the Philippine press in upholding truth and fighting for the freedom of the Press and expression,' says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

TIME 'PERSON OF THE YEAR'.Rappler CEO Maria Ressa arrives at the NAIA Terminal 3 on December 2, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

'Thumbs up' pics for Myanmar Reuters reporters as they mark year in jail

Dec 12, 2018 - 5:34 PM

Messages of solidarity pour in from around the world on the first anniversary of the arrest of two Myanmar Reuters journalists who exposed a massacre of Rohingya Muslims

THUMBS UP. Myanmar journalist Wa Lone (center) is escorted by police to a courtroom in Yangon on September 3, 2018. Photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

PH press freedom 'robust,' says Malacañang after Time honors Maria Ressa

Dec 12, 2018 - 3:53 PM

'That's the call of the awarding organization. It has its basis for awarding certain people. Certainly we cannot intrude into that,' Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo says of the choice of Maria Ressa as Time 'Person of the Year'

RAPPLER CEO. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa fields questions from the media on her tax evasion cases upon her arrival at the Manila international airport. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Maria Ressa is Time 'Person Of The Year' | Midday wRap

Dec 12, 2018 - 3:43 PM

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Maria Ressa as Time 'Person of the Year': 'Light amidst the darkness'

Dec 12, 2018 - 2:25 PM

'In this age of misinformation, it's from Maria Ressa and TIME's Persons of the Year that we find the courage, the strength, and the inspiration to continue fighting for truth,' says human rights lawyer Chel Diokno

TIME 'PERSON OF THE YEAR'. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa on her way to a Pasig court. Photo by Beth Frondoso / Rappler

Maria Ressa, other journalists named Time 'Person of the Year'

Dec 11, 2018 - 9:53 PM

(7th UPDATE) Time honors the journalists who are its 'Person of the Year' 2018 – 'The Guardians and the War on Truth'

Palace says Duterte 'Person of the Year' award 'wrong'

Dec 30, 2017 - 10:58 PM

Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says the opposite is true – President Duterte, he says, has done all possible to fight organize crime, end drugs, and corruption

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gives a message as he graces the Christmas Party with the Presidential Security Group (PSG) in Davao City on December 15, 2017. KIWI BULACLAC/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Federer voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year for record 4th time

Dec 15, 2017 - 7:25 PM

At age 36, the public still has love for Roger Federer

STAYING POWER. Roger Federer broke a tie with Muhammad Ali and Usain Bolt, who have both won the award 3 times. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

Time Magazine names sexual abuse 'Silence Breakers' as Person of the Year

Dec 06, 2017 - 9:04 PM

(UPDATED) The magazine recognizes 'The Silence Breakers' who revealed the pervasiveness of sexual harassment and assault across various industries that triggered a national reckoning in the United States

THE SILENCE BREAKERS. Women fighting sexual harassment by speaking out are Time's Persons of the Year. Screen shot from Time Magazine

Senate report, Duterte on Trump, Time magazine | Midday wRap

Dec 08, 2016 - 12:48 PM

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Donald Trump menjadi 'Person of The Year' 2016 majalah Time

Dec 07, 2016 - 9:44 PM

Pemimpin redaksi majalah Time mengatakan pemilihan Trump sebagai Person of the Year merupakan sesuatu yang mudah

Foto dari akun Facebook majalah Time

Andy Murray wins BBC Sports Personality Award

Dec 21, 2015 - 6:06 AM

The world number two who was picking up the honor for the second time led Great Britain to their first Davis Cup title since 1936 last month

TWO TIME WINNER. Andy Murray, seen during a visit to the Philippines in November 2014, is BBC's Sports Personality of the Year for 2015. File photo by Josh Albelda

Boxing: Controversial champ Fury to attend BBC award show

Dec 19, 2015 - 2:01 PM

Tyson Fury is in the running to win the Sports Personality of the Year award despite a petition calling for his removal from the nominees due to controversial comments

CONTROVERSIAL. Tyson Fury will attend BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award show. File Photo by Rolf Vennenbernd/EPA

Escudero vs David, PH-US alliance, Angela Merkel | 6PM wRap

Dec 10, 2015 - 8:30 PM

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TIME 'Persons of the Year': The Ebola fighters

Dec 10, 2014 - 9:36 PM

UPDATED For tireless acts of courage and mercy for buying the world time to boost its defenses for risking for persisting for sacrificing and saving the Ebola fighters are TIME’s 2014 Person of the Year

A photograph made available 27 July 2014 shows Liberian health workers in protective gear on the way to bury a woman who died of the Ebola virus from the isolation unit in Foya, Lofa County, Liberia, 02 July 2014. Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

Time Magazine names Pope Francis person of the year 2013

Dec 12, 2013 - 12:30 AM

Time Magazine names the head of the Catholic Church as its Person of the Year

Obama is Time's person of the year 2012

Dec 19, 2012 - 9:36 PM

Obama is both the symbol and in some ways the architect of this new America according to Time

MAN OF THE YEAR. Obama was selected Man of the Year by Time in 2008. Photo from Obama's official Facebook page

Cyclist Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Dec 17, 2012 - 2:09 PM

Tour de France winner and Olympic time trial champion Bradley Wiggins was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year at a star studded live ceremony in London

ROAD ACCIDENT. British cycling champ Bradley Wiggins was rushed to the hospital after a collision with a car. Screengrab from YouTube.

Olympians dominate prestigious BBC Sports Award shortlist

Nov 27, 2012 - 9:42 AM

Stars from the London Olympics dominated the list of nominees for the prestigious BBC Sports Personality of the Year award which was revealed on Monday November 26

MURRAY RULES. Andy Murray during the US Open Men's Singles Final in Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City, September 10, 2012. Photo by Rob Loud/USTA