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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

Maika Ortiz replaces Rhea Dimaculangan in Asian Games reserve list

Jul 07, 2018 - 5:40 PM

Dimaculangan wants to take a break from juggling her club and national volleyball team duties

TRADING PLACES. Maika Ortiz (left) gets the call up as Rhea Dimaculangan begs off from the Asian Games squad. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Ombudsman clears ex-Customs official in plywood shipments case

Jul 01, 2018 - 3:18 PM

The Office of the Ombudsman finds no substantial evidence that former Customs Enforcement Group deputy commissioner Arnel Alcaraz violated Customs laws

CLEARED. The Office of the Ombudsman cleared officials from the Bureau of Customs of coercion, misconduct, and other violations of customs laws.

BOC files smuggling charges vs 2 ATI officials, importers

Apr 07, 2018 - 5:39 PM

Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña says there will also be an investigation into the possible involvement of customs personnel in the illegal release of 105 containers

SHIPMENTS. In this photo taken November 8, 2012, a crane stacks shipping containers at the international container port in Manila. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

National Youth Commission celebrates women's month with march, forum

Mar 07, 2018 - 6:43 PM

On March 8, various sectors and women organization will hold a nationwide protest for rights, freedom, and democracy

NYC Young Woman Inspiring Woman. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Jaja Santiago stands tall in PVL, nabs MVP plum

Oct 14, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Jaja Santiago, who has led the National University Lady Bulldogs to the PVL collegiate conference finals, has been named MVP

STANDING TALL. Jaja Santiago stood above the competition in the collegiate conference, both literally and figuratively. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PSL All-Stars bag bronze in Thailand meet

Sep 08, 2017 - 6:19 PM

The PSL All Star team brings home the bronze medal in the 2017 Annual Princess Maja Chakri Sirindhorn’s Cup

BRONZED. The PSL All Stars, represented by several members of the national team squad which played at the SEA Games, won the bronze medal match in Thailand. File photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Customs employees wear 'hugot' shirts to inspire change

May 12, 2017 - 1:34 PM

With statements like Be the change and I am transformed the shirts aim to inspire employees to strive for better public service

Photos courtesy of the BOC

WATCH: Aby Maraño expects PH team to make SEA Games finals

May 30, 2015 - 4:14 PM

It’s hard to say that now that we aren’t there yet but making the finals is not impossible says Aby Maraño

Aby Marano is no stranger to competing at a high level in volleyball

INFOGRAPHIC: Meet the SEA Games Philippine women's volleyball team

May 26, 2015 - 2:49 PM

Get to know the women of the Philippine volleyball team which will try to secure their first gold medal at the SEA Games since 1993

PH women's volleyball SEA Games roster set; Valdez, Maraño included

May 22, 2015 - 12:07 PM

The twelve person PH women’s volleyball team has been set including top stars from the UAAP and Shakey s V League

Alyssa Valdez (L) and Aby Marano (R) will represent the Philippines at the SEA Games

How to spot suicidal tendencies in your loved ones

Sep 09, 2014 - 7:06 PM

As World Suicide Prevention Day is observed September 10, psychiatrists stress the need to dispel myths about suicide and to use media to help vulnerable individuals

SuperLiga: RC Cola-AirForce smokes AirAsia in three sets

Jun 11, 2014 - 11:27 PM

After a fantastic start to their campaign things have turned for the worst for the DLSU laden AirAsia Flying Spikers

Iari Yongco of RC Cola sets during a game against AirAsia. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

Lady Bulldogs shake off pesky Tigresses to stay clean

Mar 30, 2014 - 5:31 PM

The National University Lady Bulldogs spoiled the University of Santo Tomas Tigresses debut in the Shakey s V League Season 11 First Conference with a thrilling 5 set win

SHAKE IT UP. Carmin Aganon of NU spikes one past UST's Carmela Tunay. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Miss Resorts World 2013 launched

Oct 02, 2013 - 4:12 PM

20 ladies are vying for the title

AMBASSADOR OF GOODWILL. The search for the lady who will represent Resorts World Manila for one year is back on. All photos by Jory Rivera/OPMB

Global Mala: More than just yoga classes

Sep 29, 2013 - 3:18 PM

Fostering communal harmony through serenity and balance in body and spirit

HEALERS. Tata Mapa, Analiya Ancajas, and Jinky Canoy giving one on one reiki chakra balancing sessions to the Global Mala Participants. Photos by Michelle Ressa-Aventajado

7 money-saving travel tips

Sep 19, 2013 - 1:12 PM

Your adventure need not come at a high price

DREAM BUDGET TRIP. Your adventure need not come at a price tag you cannot afford

Susan Enriquez back in 'Unang Hirit'

Aug 25, 2013 - 8:33 PM

Broadcast journalist makes comeback as host of GMA morning show

'KUMARE.' Susan rejoins the 'UH' gang. Photo courtesy of GMA

Design studios collaborate, tackle social issues

Aug 12, 2013 - 5:19 PM

Design studios collaborate to help address real social issues through the visual arts

IN PHOTOS: Cignal HD vs Petron Blaze

Jul 09, 2013 - 3:58 PM

Venus Bernal turned back the hands of time in leading Cignal HD to a straight set win over Petron Blaze

Marginalized filmmaking: a review of 'Rekorder'

Jun 21, 2013 - 6:18 PM

Rekorder is the one Cinemalaya entry that may carry the whole festival

POST-MODERN THESIS. Red's 'Rekorder,' in the Godardian tradition, is a film about filmmaking. Production still from Rekorder 2013 Facebook Page.

PH volleyball: What to expect in Vietnam qualifiers

Jun 14, 2013 - 10:17 AM

The Philippines will be competing in an international tournament again Here s what to expect

TWIN TOWERS. The PH team boasts of twin towers in the Santiago sisters. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Beyond travel: Filipinas who change lives

Apr 19, 2013 - 7:38 PM

Get to know Filipinas who change lives one travel at a time

IT BEGAN WITH A BIRTHDAY. 'I have witnessed how a single book can really change a child's life. It's like opening the gate for them to go beyond their little world and reach greater heights,' says Lia Mañalac-Del Castillo of Diksyonaryo Atbp. Photo courtesy of Lia Mañalac-Del Castillo

Guest players who will rock the V-League

Apr 06, 2013 - 4:38 PM

Rappler picks five guest players who will surely make the V League first conference worth watching

Why Valentine’s Day is good for your health

Feb 14, 2013 - 6:06 PM

Loving is healthy We list the ways

GOOD FOR THE HEART -- LITERALLY. Your Valentine chocolate can protect you from heart disease. Photo by Saied Shahinkiya from Photoxpress

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

Zen and wellness with butterflies

Aug 21, 2012 - 9:22 AM

Paruparong Bukid is a heaven for those looking to retreat and zone out

(Left) PART OF THE BUTTERFLY sanctuary. (Right) A butterfly sips it morning nectar. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang