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Student representatives slam ‘weaponization of the law’ to silence critics

Apr 03, 2019 - 5:40 PM

KAISA UP, along with other student representatives, condemn the aggressions done by the government to silence and harass journalists

PROTEST. KAISA UP stages a torch rally in response to the recent arrest and continued harassment of Maria Ressa and to call on President Rodrigo Duterte on his false promises to the people at the Palma Hall on April 2. All photos by Maria Tan/Rappler

More groups slam ‘violent, misogynist’ frat-linked chat

Nov 27, 2018 - 9:07 PM

‘These incidents point to a larger, more harmful issue at hand: the culture of impunity, derogation and moral corruption that have become inevitably associated with the fraternities on campus,’ says the UP Economics Society

FRAT-RELATED VIOLENCE. The U.P. Department of Sociology and various groups slammed frat-related violence following the series of screenshots of group conversations allegedly linked to Upsilon Sigma Phi fraternity.

ALYANSA, KAISA to lead next year’s UP student council

Apr 06, 2017 - 11:33 PM

This turnout for the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman is slightly higher than in 2016 according to the University Student Electoral Board – 11 951 out of 24 036 eligible voters participated

#CampusIssue: How will the Magna Carta shape UP elections?

Apr 06, 2017 - 1:08 PM

The question needs to be asked: Should a document codify and recognize the rights of the students? The students’ answer to this question might be the tipping point of the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman

IN PHOTOS: International Women's Day 2017

Mar 08, 2017 - 10:26 PM

Women s organizations march along the streets of Manila calling for an end to violence against women and to extrajudicial killings They also seek to oppose the death penalty bill

Mask of protest in celebration of International Womens Day. March 8, 2017. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

UP Diliman political parties unite against Marcos candidacy

May 07, 2016 - 5:16 PM

The unity statement comes a month after former UP Diliman student leaders also declared unity against the candidacy of Marcos

When UP Diliman turned red again

Apr 30, 2016 - 12:34 PM

For the last 4 years the night either bled blue or yellow I have witnessed the announcement in the last two years

DBP employees file plunder complaint vs top execs

Mar 04, 2016 - 4:54 PM

UPDATED The senior vice president of DBP calls the plunder complaint filed by some bank employees as full of inaccuracies and a nuisance case

EMPLOYEES VS EXECS. DBP employees believe that their top executives should be  held criminally and administratively liable over a 'highly questionable' transaction that led to hundreds of millions in losses for the government.  Image from Wikicommons

ALYANSA wins big in UP Diliman elections

Apr 24, 2015 - 1:25 AM

Student party ALYANSA wins the hotly contested race that recorded a high voter turn out

#CampusIssue: An all-time low in UP Diliman elections?

Apr 22, 2015 - 8:53 PM

In all of these incidents UP students say the losers are not any of the political parties but the voters who will be electing them

UP elections conclude with low voter turnout

Feb 28, 2014 - 1:20 AM

Only 48 07 of UP Diliman students voted in this year s student council elections

Chinese aid to Typhoon Yolanda survivors continues

Jan 27, 2014 - 3:12 PM

Despite geopolitical tensions with the Philippines China continues to give assistance to Typhoon Yolanda survivors through Kaisa Para sa Kaunlaran

CONTINUING AID. China continues to provide aid for survivors through the filipino-chinese community. Graphic by RAPPLER

Do we really care about education?

Mar 18, 2013 - 6:00 PM

It is easy not to accord education the importance it deserves There is a human tendency to prefer immediate rewards over long term gains