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Hong Kong: A timeline of mounting protest

Sep 05, 2019 - 8:52 AM

Here's a summary of the still simmering Hong Kong protest movement

SIMMERING.Students attend a school boycott rally at the Chinese University of Hong Kong on September 2, 2019. Photo by Philip Fong/AFP

High points of Hong Kong's huge protests

Jun 15, 2019 - 2:30 PM

The protests over the controversial extradition bill is Hong Kong's worst political violence since 1997

Protesters block roads with barricades during clashes with police after a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal in Hong Kong on June 10, 2019. - Hong Kong witnessed its largest street protest in at least 15 years on June 9 as crowds massed against plans to allow extraditions to China, a proposal that has sparked a major backlash against the city's pro-Beijing leadership. (Photo by ISAAC LAWRENCE / AFP)

TIMELINE: Gov't gaps, retractions in voiding Trillanes amnesty

Sep 09, 2018 - 4:57 PM

We trace the events and statements surrounding Proclamation No. 572, which has gripped the nation for the past week

13 years of decline: PH sports nose-dives under Peping Cojuangco

Feb 19, 2018 - 12:56 PM

As elections for the Philippine Olympic Committee presidency draw near, Cojuangco aims to hold on to a 4th term despite the country's disappointing performances in international competitions

From Marcos to Duterte: How media was attacked, threatened

Jan 17, 2018 - 6:24 PM

Press freedom is a continuous battle in the Philippines. The recent move of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte is one of the worst against the media since Martial Law.

TIMELINE: Death of Horacio Castillo III from alleged Aegis Juris hazing

Nov 08, 2017 - 11:06 PM

(UPDATED) A recap of the case of Horacio 'Atio' Castillo III, a freshman UST law student who died from alleged hazing injuries inflicted by Aegis Juris Fraternity members

Rappler Talk: Marawi after the war

Oct 26, 2017 - 10:27 AM

What's next for Marawi now that the war is over?

The war in Marawi: 153 days and more

Oct 23, 2017 - 4:23 PM

This page puts together Rappler's reports on the longest and bloodiest Philippine military operation since World War II

Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

TIMELINE: Uber's woes leading up to Travis Kalanick's resignation

Jun 22, 2017 - 2:03 PM

Uber s protracted hard times hit a climax with its CEO and co founder s resignation Here s a list of the big issues the company has faced since 2013

TIMELINE: When Foreign Secretary Yasay was a foreigner

Feb 27, 2017 - 10:32 PM

From becoming a foreigner after Ferdinand Marcos is toppled Perfecto Yasay Jr is appointed foreign secretary under President Rodrigo Duterte

ONCE AN AMERICAN. Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr becomes an American in November 1986 and renounces his US citizenship in June 2016. File photo by Zach Gibson/AFP

TIMELINE: De Lima – from drug probe to arrest

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:44 PM

Rappler looks back at the series of events – from the accusations to the House probes – that led to the arrest of the neophyte senator

DUTERTE CRITIC. Senator Leila de Lima waves to her supporters before she leaves the Muntinlupa City Regional Trial Court on February 24, 2017. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Olympics: Timeline of Russian doping scandal

Jul 19, 2016 - 12:35 PM

What has happened from 2014 to the present?

A file picture dated 23 February 2014 of the Olympic flag (L) and the Russian flag (R) during the Closing Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games in the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia. Photo by HANNIBAL HANSCHKE/EPA

CHEAT SHEET: What you need to know about PH-China case

Jul 10, 2016 - 7:30 PM

To help you navigate the issues better Rappler compiles key stories revolving around the Philippines case against China over the West Philippine Sea

HISTORIC CASE. The Philippine delegation presents its arguments against China before an arbitral tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, in November 2015. Photo from the Permanent Court of Arbitration

TIMELINE: PBA and the Rhose Montreal controversy

Mar 19, 2016 - 3:22 PM

Rappler traces the key events so far of the PBA s Rhose Montreal controversy

In a hastily called press conference, the PBA addresses team owners' public comments on the Rhose Montreal issue, and defends its decision to rehire the marketing head who falsified her college diploma. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Instagram to scrap chronological feed for personalized timeline

Mar 16, 2016 - 2:10 PM

Your Instagram feed is about to change

PH voting system, Binay vs Poe, Twitter woes | 12PM wRap

Feb 11, 2016 - 12:02 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

TIMELINE: The long road to the climate summit of the century

Nov 28, 2015 - 11:30 AM

In this Rappler infographic retrace the steps the world has taken to address climate change through international summits

TIMELINE: Enrile and the pork barrel scam

Aug 18, 2015 - 4:27 PM

Rappler looks back at what the nonagenarian political veteran has been through since the pork barrel scam issue broke

A history of the BPO industry in numbers

Jul 02, 2015 - 7:06 PM

It’s one of the most lucrative fastest growing industries in the Philippines Here’s how far it s come

Should Aquino apologize? Palace says no

Mar 02, 2015 - 7:37 PM

Malacañang continues to evade the question: why did President Aquino in the first place involve a suspended PNP chief in the Mamasapano operation?

NOTHING ILLEGAL. Malacañang defends President Benigno Aquino III's choice to consult former PNP Chief Alan Purisima on the deadly January 25 operations. File photo by Robert Viñas / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Did the President lie? Text messages contradict Aquino

Feb 23, 2015 - 6:54 PM

President Aquino apparently did more than just consult his good friend suspended police chief Alan Purisima on jargon on the day of Oplan Exodus

COVER UP? Malacañang denies Cabinet secretaries and other officials are covering up for the President regarding his role in the deadly operation that killed 44 elite cops. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

TIMELINE: The road to Pacquiao-Mayweather

Feb 21, 2015 - 10:14 PM

Here s a look at events that have transpired through the years leading to the confirmation of the Pacquiao Mayweather match

Officials covering up for Aquino? Not true, says Palace

Feb 13, 2015 - 4:48 PM

Malacañang also asks the public not to jump to conclusions based on testimonies alone and to await the official report of the state investigators

3 questions on Aquino’s Jan 25 Zamboanga trip

Feb 13, 2015 - 1:07 PM

President Benigno Aquino III s trip to Zamboanga on the day of the deadly January 25 operation raises questions on his role in the incident that led to the death of at least 65 people including 44 Special Action Force troopers

ZAMBOANGA VISIT. President Benigno Aquino III inspects the site of a bomb blast in Zamboanga City on January 25, 2015. Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Timeline: Search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501

Jan 01, 2015 - 2:26 PM

Here is the series of events surrounding the crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501

TIMELINE: A business 125 years in the making

Oct 23, 2014 - 1:54 PM

Follow the transformation of San Miguel Corporation from a single product brewery to the country’s largest conglomerate by clicking the icons

Swing Copters (TechRap)

Aug 29, 2014 - 11:59 AM

Apple Iphone 6 having supply issues? Windows 9 coming September 30 Flappy Bird creator s new game Swing Copters

TIMELINE: The Napoles diary, a year after surrender

Aug 27, 2014 - 3:02 PM

On August 28, 2013, Janet Napoles surrenders to authorities. Rappler retraces important events and highlights involving her in the past year.

TIMELINE: MRT3 mishaps

Aug 13, 2014 - 6:57 PM

Since it began operations the MRT has been hounded by interruptions and accidents caused by various forms of technical glitches

‘TECHNICAL GLITCH.’ One and a half coaches of the MRT train breach the barrier of the Taft Station in Pasay City, injuring some of its passengers, on August 13, 2014. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

TIMELINE: The search for Jovito Palparan

Aug 12, 2014 - 12:09 PM

The timeline traces the series of events that culminated in Palparan s arrest

ARRESTED. Retired Major General Jovito Palparan was finally found after evading a warrant of arrest in December 2011. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler


Aug 08, 2014 - 12:42 PM

UPDATED Here s what you need to know about ASEAN

Why you should have a timeline for investing

Aug 05, 2014 - 5:42 PM

Make a timeline Make a plan Invest and allocate funds for your future

TIMELINE: The long road to the Bangsamoro region

Mar 27, 2014 - 7:55 AM

2nd UPDATE The Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro is signed March 27 2014 Since then the next step of the journey the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law has gone through major roadblocks

Timeline: Last known moments of flight MH370

Mar 17, 2014 - 9:26 PM

More than a week after a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet vanished a clearer picture is emerging of the events leading up to and immediately after its disappearance

BOEING 777-200. Malaysia Airline's ground staff park a Boeing 777-200 at Kuala Lumpur International airport after setting a world record for the longest non-stop flight from Seattle to Kuala Lumpur on April 2, 1997. File photo by Francis Silvan/AFP

How the South Sudan fighting began

Dec 20, 2013 - 11:37 PM

Here is a timeline of the rapidly spiralling violence starting mid December 2013

TIMELINE: Looking back at 2012's Typhoon Pablo (Bopha)

Dec 04, 2013 - 3:06 PM

Let s look back at what happened when Typhoon Pablo Bopha hit the country in 2012 and review disaster preparation response and recovery back then

TIMELINE: Janet Napoles from scandal to testimony

Nov 07, 2013 - 10:16 AM

(UPDATED) The timeline below traces the series of events that culminated in Napoles' surrender.

NAPOLES SURRENDERS. Mugshot of Janet Lim Napoles. Graphic by Emil Mercado

‘Pork’ through the years: It got complicated

Oct 10, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Chief Justice Sereno notes 'strange' changes in the pork barrel system over the years, like the inclusion of NGOs and the allocation of funds to national officials

Facebook announces improved Timeline

Mar 14, 2013 - 6:43 AM

After the redesigned News Feed Facebook announces an improved Timeline

CLEAN LAYOUT. Facebook announces an improved Timeline. Screengrab from newsroom.fb.com

TIMELINE: Philippine mining laws and policies

Nov 11, 2012 - 7:56 PM

Legislation that serves as the bedrock of the country’s mining industry continues to evolve from the Mining Act of 1995 Executive Order 79 and most recently a revised IRR

Photos of miners by Newsbreak / Andy Zapata. Photo of Aquino from Malacañang Photo Bureau. Illustration by Mich Garcia

TIMELINE: #MasbateCrash

Aug 20, 2012 - 3:55 PM

The family friends and colleagues of Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo are mourning his death Robredo s body was found Tuesday August 21 along with those of the two pilots of the ill fated plane that crashed off Masbate last August 18

Philippine Revolution in multimedia

Jun 13, 2012 - 11:35 AM

The Palace produces a multimedia timeline on the Philippine revolution that includes a composition meant to be the National Anthem as well as a rare video of Gen Emilio Aguinaldo