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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 28, 2018

Mar 28, 2018 - 1:34 PM

Hello! Here's a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday.

KIM'S FIRST TRIP ABROAD. This video grab taken from footage released by China Central Television (CCTV) on March 28, 2018 shows Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shaking hands during their meeting in Beijing on March 27, 2018. AFP PHOTO / CCTV

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Tragic rides, drastic steps for the MRT

Nov 20, 2017 - 9:09 AM

The breakdown of the MRT system is a problem that needed solutions yesterday. We should demand they be delivered today.

3 MRT trains 'die' on passengers during Undas

Nov 01, 2017 - 8:53 PM

The DOTr records 3 trains stopping, then 'removed without replacement' on November 1

MALFUNCTION. The Transportation Department counts 3 MRT stoppages in one day . AFP PHOTO

Construction of MRT7 finally starts

Apr 20, 2016 - 5:05 PM

Once MRT7 is built it will only take Bulacan based commuters 30 minutes to reach Quezon City from the current two hours

NEW RAILWAY. President Benigno Aquino III (third from the right), assisted by San Miguel's Ramon Ang (third from the left) and Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Aguinaldo Abaya (middle), leads the groundbreaking ceremony of MRT 7. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Roxas Negros campaign, Malaysia Airlines, quake response | 6PM wRap

Jun 01, 2015 - 6:18 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

MRT northbound trains resume following signal problems

May 25, 2015 - 3:31 PM

UPDATED Metro Rail Transit MRT operations resume on northbound Shaw to North line following a reported issue in the signal system

STALLED. Photo from Twitter by Aaron Vicencio @aaronvicencio

What's the 2014 Story of the Nation?

Dec 17, 2014 - 9:18 AM

A picture can tell many stories In one photo show us how a particular issue affected you in 2014 Help us put together the StoryOfTheNation

Rappler Newscast | August 29, 2014

Aug 29, 2014 - 8:14 PM

Senator Poe takes the train during rush hour Philippine troops face Syrian rebels in a standoff The Moro Islamic Liberation Front condemns ISIS

The MRT Survival Guide

Apr 21, 2014 - 3:07 PM

The MRT is a daily battle Are you ready for the ride?

Are your senators willing to commute?

Jan 19, 2014 - 1:40 PM

Senators respond to a Change org petition calling on all public officials to commute at least once a month