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Gatchalian wants to ease foreign restrictions on public works projects

Sep 14, 2019 - 6:15 PM

The senator's bill proposes to provide ‘a more level playing field to eligible domestic and foreign bidders’

FILE PHOTO. Senator Sherwin Gatchalian says there is a lack of genuine competition in the country's public construction industry. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Manila Water Foundation wins Quill Award for hygiene education initiative

Sep 14, 2019 - 12:15 AM

They also received an Award of Merit for championing engineers for social good

'Truth, justice, love': Ko Swe Win on journalism in times of repression

Sep 11, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Ko Swe Win receives the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award for 'building the quality and force of media's truth-telling' in Myanmar

2019 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Ko Swe Win. September 5, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

LOOK: Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation confers honor to 2019 awardees

Sep 09, 2019 - 10:33 PM

This year's awardees are Filipino musician Ryan Cayabyab, Myanmar editor Ko Swe Win, Indian journalist Ravish Kumar, Angkhana Neelapaijit of Thailand, and Kim Jong-ki of South Korea

RAMON MAGSAYSAY AWARDEES. The 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees with Vice President Leni Robredo, who had been the guest of honor at the presentation ceremonies for 4 years now. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Gatchalian calls for probe into PH greenhouse gas emissions

Aug 03, 2019 - 9:15 PM

‘The State has the constitutional obligation to protect and advance the right of the people to a balanced and healthful ecology in accord with the rhythm and harmony of nature,’ Gatchalian says

EMISSIONS PROBE. Senator Win Gatchalian calls on the Senate to probe the Philippines' greenhouse gas emissions. Graphic by Alejandro Edoria/Rappler

Ryan Cayabyab, 2 journalists among 2019 Ramon Magsaysay awardees

Aug 02, 2019 - 1:08 PM

This year's awardees are Cayabyab, Myanmar editor Ko Swe Win, Indian journalist Ravish Kumar, Angkhana Neelapaijit of Thailand, and Kim Jong-ki of South Korea

PHILIPPINES' PRIDE. Filipino musician Ryan Cayabyab is to receive the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award along with 4 others in September. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

WATCH: 2019 SEA Games launches theme song by Ryan Cayabyab

Jul 11, 2019 - 10:51 PM

'We win as one' is the official theme song of the 2019 SEA Games in the Philippines

WE WIN AS ONE. The 2019 SEA Games theme song is composed by Ryan Cayabyab while the lyrics are by Floy Quinots. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

Hong Kong container carrying illegal waste shipped back

Jun 03, 2019 - 4:52 PM

(UPDATED) Green group EcoWaste Coalition says the quick reexport of the illegal waste sends a 'clear and unambiguous warning to waste traffickers to stop sending other countries' wastes into our port'

GOOD RIDDANCE. Environment groups and port officials bid adieu to the container carrying electronic waste from Hong Kong on Monday, June 3. Photo from EcoWaste Coalition

Otso Diretso ran 'defensive' campaign in 2019 – Walden Bello

May 25, 2019 - 9:23 PM

The ex-Akbayan congressman stresses the importance of defending democratic values, but the opposition also needs to come up with new strategies that go beyond 'old responses' to society's problems

BELLO ON 2019 POLLS. Former Akbayan party-list representative Walden Bello assesses the performance of the opposition and party-list groups in the 2019 elections. Screenshot from Rappler video

Cebu bettor wins over P100M Lotto 6/42 jackpot

May 22, 2019 - 4:40 PM

The winning combination of 19-34-25-01-04-13 gives a P107, 289, 200.80 payoff

Ka Leody wants to suspend canvassing of votes

May 18, 2019 - 4:41 PM

Leody de Guzman also questions the 'undue haste' in the proclamation of Senate and party-list winners

PROTEST. Leody de Guzman and Erin Tañada march towards PICC, Comelec official canvassing headquarters to protest against election anomalies on May 17, 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Ka Leody, 2 other Labor Win bets concede from Senate race

May 14, 2019 - 5:27 PM

Ka Leody de Guzman says the fight for the Senate race may now be over, but the fight for democracy still remains

CONCEDE. Labor Win candidate Ka Leody de Guzman, along with Allan Montaño and Sonny Matula, have conceded from the Senate race. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Opposition bets urge voters to choose an independent Senate

May 11, 2019 - 4:43 PM

Opposition bet Neri Colmenares says: 'Kapag lumabas ang ating balwarte, ang simbahan, ang manggagawa at ang kabataan, tiyak, ang independent at progressive candidates ay magtatagumpay sa Halalan 2019'

OPPOSITION. Otso Diretso senatorial candidates took turns speaking at the Miting de Avance ng Taumbayan held at the People Power Monument on May 10, 2019. Photos by Maria Tan/Rappler

[ANALYSIS] 2019 elections: The jolt we all need

May 07, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Perhaps we need to realize that we are no longer in the realm of politics as usual and take seriously the task of forging an effective mass political movement to head off the Final Solution

[OPINION] The labor vote is weak

May 05, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Labor Win banks on the support of the workers, but they may not deliver

PROCLAMATION RALLY. Labor Win coalition, composed of (L-R) Allan Montano, Neri Colmenares, Sonny Matula, Ernesto Arellano, and Leody De Guzman, officially kickstarts their senatorial campaign on February 19, 2019. File photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Positions on conservative issues set opposition bets apart

May 03, 2019 - 9:06 AM

(UPDATED) Members of the same coalition part ways on divorce, same-sex marriage, and death penalty

DIFFERENT STANDS. Candidates of Otso Diretso and Labor Win part ways when it comes to conservative issues.

To Senate halls from the streets: Will the labor vote prevail in the midterm elections?

May 01, 2019 - 3:55 PM

Organizing Filipino workers into unions is not an easy task, and neither is consolidating the labor vote

Group endorses Labor Win, 4 Otso Diretso bets to champion workers' rights

Apr 30, 2019 - 1:35 PM

'Nagsasawa na po tayo sa puro pangako.... Kailangan meron tayong panghawakan sa mga tumatakbong kandidato sa pagsusulong ng interes ng uring manggagawa,' says Defend Job Philippines spokesperson Christian Magsoy

LABOR PICKS. Labor group Defend Job Philippines endorses Ernesto Arellano, Chel Diokno, Samira Gutoc, Neri Colminares, Leody De Guzman, Sonny Matula , Allan Montaño, Florin Hilbay, Erin Tanada and Kabataan Partylist for their #LaborVote2019 campaign. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

Campaign Convos: The problem of the Opposition

Apr 27, 2019 - 9:08 AM

Aside from lack of funds and low ranking in pre-election surveys, the opposition also has to deal with problems rooted in the political and ideological differences of its candidates

Labor bets to gov't workers: We will restore right to negotiate, strike

Apr 25, 2019 - 4:44 PM

The Kapisanan ng Manggagawa sa Government Financial Institutions (KAMAGFI) asks for the right to negotiate salaries and benefits

LABOR WIN. Labor senatorial candidates (L-R) Sonny Matula, Ka Leody De Guzman, Allan Montaño and Ernesto Arellano speak before government union groups in Tagaytay, Cavite on April 25, 2019. Photo by Rappler

Myanmar police seize massive haul of meth pills

Mar 04, 2019 - 2:46 PM

Two different busts take place in the west of the country at the weekend, one in Magway region and one in Maungdaw in Rakhine state

MYANMAR METH BUST. This photo taken on January 11, 2019 shows a drug user user holding low-grade crystal meth tablets, known in Southeast Asia as "yaba", in Muse, Shan State, along Myanmar's border with China. File photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Labor Win bet turns on 'elite' Otso Diretso: Choose us instead

Feb 23, 2019 - 2:09 PM

Labor senatorial candidates say yes to the challenge of Otso Diretso for a debate – a dare that opposition candidates had extended particularly to Hugpong ng Pagbabago

LABOR BET. Leodegario '€œKa Leody' de Guzman of Partido Lakas ng Masa files his certificate of candidacy for senator at the Comelec office in Manila on October 17, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Labor Senate bets: We have 'real credentials' to push for pro-poor policies

Feb 15, 2019 - 3:15 PM

'Walang tunay na makapagsalita para sa mga magaggawa maliban sa mga nagmumula sa mga manggagawa,' says Sonny Matula on the labor leaders' Senate bid

PROCLAMATION RALLY. Labor Win coalition, composed of (L-R) Allan Montano, Neri Colmenares, Sonny Matula, Ernesto Arellano, and Leody De Guzman, officially kickstarts their senatorial campaign on February 19, 2019. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

4 Chinese sentenced to life in prison for operating floating shabu lab

Dec 14, 2018 - 3:19 PM

The Olongapo RTC sentences the 4 Hong Kong residents to life imprisonment after they were caught by the PNP near the shore of Subic, Zambales, manufacturing shabu aboard a fishing boat in 2016

Police Anti-Illegal Drugs Group operatives seized a suspected floating shabu laboratory and arrested all four Chinese crew on-board while cruising near Barangay Calapandayan in Subic, Zambales on July 11.

Case dropped against Myanmar journalists facing incitement charges

Nov 09, 2018 - 7:44 PM

In rare good news, the Myanmar government has withdrawn the incitement case against the 3 journalists who reported critically on the financial management of Yangon

Detained Myanmar journalists Kyaw Zaw Lin, (front), Phyo Wai Win (4th-L) and Nayi Min (L) leave the courthouse escorted by police after appearing before the court on Ocotber 10, 2018. Two Myanmar media executives and one reporter were arrested on October 10, their defence lawyer said, as rights groups decried the vague laws increasingly wielded to clamp down on the press. Phyo Hein KYAW / AFP

Myanmar arrests 3 journalists over report on Suu Kyi protege

Oct 10, 2018 - 11:12 PM

Police arrest 3 journalists of a paper which criticized the Myanmar government's financial management, which is overseen by a protege of leader Aung San Suu Kyi

Detained Myanmar journalists Kyaw Zaw Lin, (front), Phyo Wai Win (4th-L) and Nayi Min (L) leave the courthouse escorted by police after appearing before the court on Ocotber 10, 2018. Two Myanmar media executives and one reporter were arrested on October 10, their defence lawyer said, as rights groups decried the vague laws increasingly wielded to clamp down on the press. Phyo Hein KYAW / AFP

LIST: Biggest lotto jackpots won in PH

Oct 02, 2018 - 8:37 PM

The biggest Filipino lotto winner to date is a balikbayan from Olongapo City who won the whopping P741-million Grand Lotto jackpot in 2010

Do you feel lucky? Ultra Lotto jackpot now over P800 million

Oct 01, 2018 - 7:16 PM

With the prize money breaching the P800-million mark, this is the PCSO's richest lotto draw

LOOK: Ambassadors congratulate Speaker Arroyo

Jul 29, 2018 - 4:20 PM

The ambassadors of Australia, South Korea, and Myanmar pay a courtesy call on Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

COURTESY CALL. Ambassadors Amanda Gorely (Australia), Dong-man Han (South Korea) and U Win Naing (Myanmar) personally congratulated newly-installed House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, during their courtesy call over the weekend. All photos from the Office of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Who's 'Winston' Gatchalian? PCOO makes another online blunder

Jun 23, 2018 - 10:00 PM

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian points out the mistake himself

'WINSTON' GATCHALIAN? Senator Sherwin Gatchalian hits the PCOO for another online gaffe, this time getting his name wrong in a news release of the agency. Screenshot of Gatchalian's tweet

Miss Earth Philippines 2018 Silvia Celeste Cortesi's winning answers

May 20, 2018 - 12:41 AM

What did Silvia Celeste Cortesi have to say about preventing another Boracay?

MISS EARTH PHILIPPINES. Silvia Celeste Cortesi takes home the crown. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

PDP-Laban to give 'unknowns' shot at Senate slate – Pimentel

Apr 25, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III says the ruling party will consider even poor performers in surveys on possible senatorial aspirants

ELECTIONS. PDP-Laban President Aquilino Pimentel III at the party's Thanksgiving Party at the Midas Hotel and Casino in Pasay City on November 16, 2016. Photo by Rappler

Erwin Tulfo pulls a surprise; Sara Duterte, Dela Rosa join 'Magic 12' in survey

Apr 20, 2018 - 4:39 PM

Presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio, media personality Erwin Tulfo, and newly retired police chief Ronald dela Rosa make it to the 'Magic 12' in Pulse Asia's survey on the 2019 senatorial race

Despite UN warnings, Myanmar vows early Rohingya return

Apr 13, 2018 - 3:54 PM

Myanmar has repeatedly said it is ready for repatriation, but no date has been given for the return

REFUGEES. Rohingya refugees travel on an open-back truck on Teknaf-Cox's Bazar highway near Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh, on September 3, 2017. File photo by Jasmin Rumi/AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 29, 2018

Mar 29, 2018 - 9:15 AM

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STA. MARIA SALOME. Photo by Mavic Conde

Staunch Suu Kyi ally elected Myanmar president

Mar 28, 2018 - 3:50 PM

Win Myint remains one of Aung San Suu Kyi's inner circle – the pair fought side-by-side during the 1988 democracy movement that was violently quashed by the junta

NEW PRESIDENT. In this file photo taken on January 29, 2016, Win Myint, speaker of the lower house, attends the last day of parliament's regular session in Naypyidaw. File photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Suu Kyi ally looks set for Myanmar presidency

Mar 23, 2018 - 6:15 PM

Win Myint is the favorite to take over the presidency when he resigned from his position as lower house speaker shortly Htin Kyaw abruptly stepped down as president on Wednesday

WIN MYINT. Myanmar lower house parliament speaker Win Myint, a member of the National League for Democracy (NLD) arrives for at the lower house of parliament in Naypyidaw on March 11, 2016. File photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Toronto Raptors rally to win 11th straight

Mar 17, 2018 - 1:30 PM

DeMar Derozan takes charge with 29 points for the Toronto Raptors, who rested All-Star guard Kyle Lowry

Curry-less Warriors lose to Trail Blazers, Cavaliers succumb to Clippers

Mar 10, 2018 - 4:10 PM

The Portland Trail Blazers capitalize on Stephen Curry's absence as they halt the Golden State Warriors' 7-game winning streak

HOT-SHOOTING. Damian Lillard scores 28 points to power the Portland Trail Blazers. File photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP



[OPINION] Staying on course, minus defeatism

Feb 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Much remains to be done in the Philippines' territorial and maritime rights defense

Philippines-China Bilateral Consultation Mechanism on The South China Sea. Photo by DFA

Gatchalian’s Feb 14 'hugot': No Happy Valentine's Day for me since 2008

Feb 14, 2018 - 1:38 PM

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian makes the self-deprecating joke as part of his Valentine's Day greeting during a Senate hearing

Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, January 1-7, 2018

Jan 07, 2018 - 1:17 PM

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Jan 02, 2018 - 12:10 PM

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Netizens slam Sherwin Gatchalian over 'Ulol, Gago' tweets

Jan 01, 2018 - 7:56 PM

'Check your language,' netizens who saw the tweets of Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on New Year's eve ask him

Group revives plunder complaint vs Alvarez over Piatco case

Dec 11, 2017 - 3:00 PM

(UPDATED) The Speaker's wife was an incorporator of Wintrack Builders, which got the NAIA-3 contract while he was also an official of the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and chaired the bids committee

Masked-man Irving leads Celtics to 13th win in a row

Nov 15, 2017 - 4:37 PM

When the game was over, Irving pulls off the mask of his face and salutes the Boston fans who were chanting "M-V-P, M-V-P," – for Most Valuable Player – at him

Myanmar's startups map past, shape future with virtual reality

Aug 23, 2017 - 6:44 PM

Tech startups are emerging around Myanmar s commercial capital Yangon many seeking to improve the lives of rural people most of whom still live without paved roads or electricity

VR IN MYANMAR. In this photograph taken on August 11, 2017, Nyi Lin Seck (R) speaks about virtual reality technology to curious people wanting to learn more about it during a one day open house at his office in Yangon. Photo by  Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Miss Philippines Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco's winning answers

Jul 16, 2017 - 2:11 AM

This year s Miss Earth Philippines urges the public to stop spreading fake news and pushes for a carbon tax in the country

Photo by Alecs Ongcal

76ers halt Heat's 13-game win streak

Feb 12, 2017 - 1:20 PM

Miami s winning streak was the longest in the league this season

STREAK STOPPER. Nerlens Noel helps the Philadelphia 76ers stop the Miami Heat's 13-game win streak. File Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Charitable institutions to benefit from 14th Thirsty Football Cup

Feb 06, 2017 - 2:37 PM

Participating teams will be asked to adopt a charitable organization and will be donating any winnings to their chosen organization

WIN FOR A CAUSE. The theme for the 14th Thirsty Football Cup is 'Win For A Cause', in which each team will adopt a charitable institution with any potential winnings to be donated to the charity. Photo by PJ Estan