land reclamation in the Philippines

Villar fumes over DENR reclamation projects | The wRap

Villar fumes over DENR reclamation projects | The wRap
The wRap highlights: Cynthia Villar, Maria Ressa, and Q.C. ’Swifties’

Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

Senator Cynthia Villar, chair of the Senate committee on environment, natural resources, and climate change, loses her temper over reclamation projects.

The Philippine police says complacency of the guards on duty led to the escape of three detainees and the hostage taking of detained former senator Leila de Lima.

The Court of Appeals denies the motion for reconsideration filed by Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and former Rappler researcher Reynaldo Santos Jr. over their cyber libel case.

JPMorgan chief executive Jamie Dimon says the United States and the global economy could tip into a recession by the middle of the next year.

For the first time in five years, the Ateneo Blue Eagles loses to the La Salle Green Archers in a thrilling 83-78 finish last Sunday, October 9.

Are you okay, Quezon City Swifties? Quezon City lands on the list of the top cities in the world listening to American singer Taylor Swift on Spotify. 

Donny Pangilinan shares that he and his sisters Hannah and Ella have completed their degrees and graduated from the College for Global Deployment. — Rappler.com