By Pauline Macaraeg On Friday, May 8th, 2020

ABS-CBN exec, advocates hit NTC over shutdown order

OFF-AIR. This photo was taken on May 5 after ABS-CBN went off air following the National Telecommunications Commission’s cease and desist order. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler MANILA, Philippines More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Friday, April 17th, 2020

Ernesto Pernia as NEDA secretary

RESIGNATION. A file photo of Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia. Screenshot by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Top economist Ernesto Pernia resigned as the National Economic Development Authority More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Actual number of virus cases could reach 75,000 in 2 weeks

PROTECTION. Metro Manila commuters wear face masks on February 3, 2020. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – What is the actual number of coronavirus cases in the Philippines? As of March 28, More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Friday, January 17th, 2020

NUJP launches signature campaign against ABS-CBN shutdown

DEFEND PRESS FREEDOM. Journalists and press freedom supporters gather in Boy Scout Circle, Quezon City on Friday, January 17 to support the franchise renewal of ABS-CBN. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler MANILA, More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Taal Volcano eruptions since 1572

MANILA, Philippines – Taal Volcano is one of the 24 active volcanoes listed by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). It is also one of the world’s lowest and deadliest volcanoes. Located More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Phreatic and other types of volcanic eruption

PHREATIC ERUPTION. The Taal Volcano spews ash on January 12, 2020. Photo by Derrick Manas MANILA, Philippines – Taal Volcano erupted in the afternoon of Sunday, January 12. The eruption was classified as phreatic More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Saturday, September 21st, 2019

We are entering a ‘new dark age’ because of internet – Andrew Keen

NEW DARK AGE. US author Andrew Keen during the Social Good Summit 2019 at the Yuchengco Hall, De la Salle University, September 21, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Thirty years More...

By Pauline Macaraeg On Friday, September 13th, 2019

How going zero waste is addressing PH’s plastic pollution

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By Pauline Macaraeg On Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Gov’t sets P100 billion for railways in 2020

In its proposed budget for next year, the DOTR expects to spend 5 times its P19.9 billion allocation for railways in 2019 Published 5:04 PM, August 31, 2019 Updated More...

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