#PorkProbe: Dennis Cunanan testifies
Mar 6, 2014The first government official to come forward about the scam minced no words in debunking the denials of the two senators in his affidavit, which he will elaborate on in a Senate hearing on Thursday, March 6.Presenting endorsement letters, project summaries and proposals, and memoranda of agreement, Cunanan argued that the lawmakers played an active role in dealing with non-governmental organizations of supposed mastermind Janet Lim Napoles, from endorsement right up to the liquidation of their projects.Yet even before he takes his oath, the potential state witness in the biggest corruption scandal in Philippine history also faces questions on his own actions. Senators and observers raised concerns about Cunanan’s assertions, background, and the timing of his testimony.Follow our live coverage here:
#HungerProject: The end of hunger?
Mar 3, 2014In partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the World Food Programme (WFP), Rappler is launching the #HungerProject with a special event titled, “The End of Hunger?”The event will be held on Monday, March 3, at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM). Onsite registration starts at 9:00 am, with the event proper expected to end by 12:00 pm. Earlier, we announced that the forum would be held from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
The 86th Academy Awards (Oscars 2014)
Mar 8, 2014Rappler live blogs the 86th Academy Awards as it happens at the Dolby Theater, in Hollywood, Los Angeles on March 2, 2014 (US time) [March 3 (PH time)].
UP Lantern Parade 2013
Dec 19, 2013The Lantern parade highlights the most creative and spirited of the UP community. The parade features "Colorful floats, twinkling lanterns, festive participants and spectacular fireworks."
Live blog: Miss Earth 2013
Dec 7, 2013 - 4:45 PM MPSTWe have a live stream of the pageant! But just in case you're having a hard time loading our live stream, don't worry. You can follow updates on the pageant via our live blog too.
Clash in Cotai: Pacquiao vs Rios
Nov 24, 2013Coming off two losses, eight-division world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao finds himself in a must-win situation against young, up and coming boxer Brandon Rios.Follow all the action on Rappler's live blog.
Nov 23, 2013Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios face off for the vacant WBO International Welterweight title on November 24. On Saturday November 23 they are weighed-in, both need to make 147lbs.
Pacquiao-Rios Pre-Game Press Conference
Nov 21, 2013Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios face the press four days before their "Clash in Cotai". But the spotlight is on coaches Freddie Roach and Robert Garcia who early Wednesday were involved in a scuffle.
Pacquiao-Rios Formal Arrivals
Nov 19, 2013 - 7:00 PM MPSTManny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios arrive at the Venetian in Macau prior to their fight on Sunday (Manila time).
PBA 2014 Opening day
Nov 17, 2013Just 23 days after San Mig Coffee's successful run at the 2013 PBA Governors Cup, another exciting PBA season is about to unfold. Today, the PBA makes an unprecedented opening day move as it ushers its 39th season with a triple-header happening simultaneously in all three of the country's major islands.Bannering the theme of "One PBA, One Philippines," today's gamdeday features thrilling match-ups between the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters and the Meralco Bolts in Cebu, as well as the Rain or Shine Elastopainters and the Alaska Aces in Davao. The opening ceremony is set to happen in Manila at the Smart Araneta Coliseum at 2pm.
PBA Draft 2013
Nov 3, 2013The Philippine Basketball Association holds the 2013 annual rookie draft. Follow updates from our live blog below.
Nov 2, 2013 - 1:31 PM MPSTDo you like telling scary stories? Today's challenge is for you to tell us a scary story in 140 characters or less.
Mar 6, 2014We're curious, have you thought about what you want your epitaph to be? If yes, what would it say?
The President's address to the nation
Oct 30, 2013On Wednesday, October 30, President Benigno Aquino III will address the nation on what Malacañang calls "current issues."LIVE STREAM: http://www.rappler.com/video/specials/42550-the-president-s-address-to-the-nation-dap-pdaf
LIVE BLOG: Internet Governance Forum
Oct 25, 2013 - 9:58 AM MPSTRappler's Ayee Macaraig was chosen by the Southeast Asian Press Alliance to attend the Internet Governance Forum in Bali. Check out her updates below.
#ThankYouTeacher Twitter conversation
Sep 8, 2013It is in celebration of National Teacher's Month (Sept 5 - Oct 5), recognizing the heroism of Filipino teachers in investing in the future by mentoring the next generation.
#MaringPH: Wednesday, August 21
Aug 21, 2013 - 7:45 AM MPSTUpdates, and photos about the flood situations across Metro Manila, and 8 other provinces battered by the tropical storm Maring and the southwest monsoon
#FloodPH: Monday, August 19
Aug 19, 2013 - 4:30 AM MPSTThis live blog pulls in tweets regarding flooding brought on by Typhoon Maring on August 19, 2013. Tweet photos of flooded areas by using #FloodPH or #WeatherAlert to help update this page.