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Leyte's 4th district: Will the Torres-Gomez clan take the last Codilla bailiwick?

May 10, 2019 - 8:30 AM

In Kananga town, Leyte, Mayor Weng Codilla is seeking reelection. Congresswoman Lucy Torres Gomez fields her brother Matt Torres against her

All photos used are taken from the officials' facebook page.

'Jack Em Popoy: The Puliscredibles' review: Complacency kills the fun

Dec 28, 2018 - 11:00 AM

'Complacency is the biggest foe of creativity, and the creative team behind 'Jack Em Popoy' have all the reason to be complacent'

COMEDY, ACTION? The jumbled plot is perhaps the most novel thing in the film. Screenshot from the movie trailer

Is there hope for Pasig River rehab? Microorganisms can help

Jun 17, 2017 - 5:35 PM

But mud balls aren t the first line of defense We need the river to be cleaned of solid waste says an advocate

MUD BALLS. Effective Microorganism mud balls can help restore Pasig River. Photo by Bea Herrera/Rappler

'Nothing illegal' with Marcos burial – supermajority lawmakers

Nov 21, 2016 - 4:20 PM

Deputy Speaker Eric Singson doubts the remains of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos would be exhumed saying Filipinos regard burials as sacred

BURIAL IS OK. Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, DIWA Representative Em Aglipay-Villar, and Deputy Speaker Fredenil Castro grant a press conference on November 21. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Ateneo community mourns death of HS teacher

Jul 19, 2016 - 1:19 PM

The Ateneo community will hold a mass for Pavia at 2:30 pm on Tuesday at the Ateneo High School covered courts

PAVIA. The Ateneo community mourns over the death of Emmanuel Jose Pavia. Photo from the Ateneo de Manila Junior High School

IN PHOTOS: Comelec's voting machines warehouse in Laguna

Feb 05, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Check out how the Commission on Elections is testing and storing the vote counting machines to be used in the May 2016 polls

This sprawling main production facility is where the VCMs are being tested. Security personnel are placed in strategic areas. All photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Election machines warehouse: A walk-through

Feb 04, 2016 - 8:09 PM

The Comelec invites students to go on field trips to the 5 hectare compound where vote counting machines are tested and stored in Santa Rosa Laguna

POLL MACHINES WAREHOUSE. The 97,000 voting machines that will be used in the May elections are stored by the Commission on Elections in 5-hectare complex in Santa Rosa, Laguna, which journalists have been allowed to visit on Febuary 4, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Comelec deposits election system software in BSP vault

Jan 27, 2016 - 3:09 PM

Two more source codes – for the vote counting machines and the canvassing servers – will be deposited in escrow by the Comelec in a highly secured vault in BSP on February 9

DEPOSIT. Comelec chairman Andy Bautista (3rd from left) holds the metal box that contains the EMS software that will be deposited in escrow to BSP on Wednesday, January 27. To his right is BSP deputy governor Vicente Aquino. Michael Bueza/Rappler

BSP warns public anew against fake PH bills

Dec 25, 2015 - 4:40 PM

BSP says the public should be extra vigilant as counterfeiters have a new modus operandi in faking peso bills

MODUS OPERANDI. Counterfeiters are pasting the extracted, genuine Windowed Security Thread on the counterfeit P500 and P1000 bills, thus the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas warns the public anew to be extra vigilant versus fake bills.

Proposed PH coins to be more counterfeit-resistant – BSP

Oct 29, 2015 - 9:19 PM

The central bank also says that some coins will have to go because they already outlived their usefulness as far as the public is concerned

RATIONALIZATION. BSP Deputy Diwa Guinigundo says "there will be rationalization in terms of number. Some denominations will have to go because they have outlived their usefulness as far as the general public is concerned.” Images of coins from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Ayala's electronics unit spends $1.25M for Bulgaria plant

Jul 22, 2015 - 8:45 PM

The Ayala led Integrated Micro Electronics acquires a €1 14 million 16 275 sq m site with a building in Botevgrad Bulgaria to service more automotive and industrial electronics markets

MORE MARKETS. With additional capacity in its Bulgaria plant, IMI says it can service more original electronic manufacturer requirements

Cat Stevens back with album, rare North America tour

Sep 16, 2014 - 10:56 AM

The album Tell Em I m Gone is schedule for release in October

Fall Out Boy lands in Manila

Aug 08, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Fall Out Boy will Save Rock and Roll on August 8 at the Big Dome

BAND ON A MISSION. Comeback tour rocks Manila. Photo by Jedwin Llobrera

Fall Out Boy headed back to Manila

May 09, 2013 - 10:14 PM

Fall Out Boy returns to Manila on August 8 for their Save Rock and Roll World Tour

LIGHT 'EM UP. FOB is back to save rock and roll. Photo from the Fall Out Boy Facebook page

Can Corona use hefty allowances for personal use?

Mar 13, 2012 - 3:13 PM

The answer is yes and no