Quito - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Quito


IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Frontliners on their fears, hopes during the pandemic

Apr 23, 2020 - 4:37 PM

Rappler speaks to several Filipinos in the front lines of the battle against COVID-19

[FRONTLINERS] An Iligan doctor's 'elaborate nightmare' battling coronavirus

Apr 04, 2020 - 2:00 PM

As Iligan's sole infectious disease specialist, it is Dr Leonell Quitos' duty to protect his people against COVID-19. Every day, he fears for his life.

Photo from Dr. Leonell Quitos

Quito withdraws Assange's Ecuador citizenship

Apr 11, 2019 - 9:30 PM

(UPDATED) Foreign Minister Jose Valencia says the Ecuadoran government withdrew the citizenship it had granted Assange in 2017 'due to various irregularities found in his paperwork'

ASSANGE. This file photo taken on February 05, 2016 shows WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange coming out on the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy to address the media in central London. File photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Colombia says 19 citizens killed in tourist bus crash

Aug 16, 2018 - 5:36 PM

Ecuador's foreign ministry says 23 people were killed in the crash, instead of 24 as previously announced

BUS CRASH. Photo released by the Fire Brigade of Quito showing firefighters working at the scene of an accident where a bus crashed into another vehicle, in the road between Pifo and Papallacta, 30 kilometres east of Quito, leaving at least 24 people dead and 20 injured, on August 14, 2018. AFP PHOTO - Fire Brigade of Quito

The disappearing jobs of yesterday

May 01, 2018 - 4:47 PM

AFP speaks to men and women around the globe whose jobs are becoming increasingly rare, particularly as technology transforms societies

At least 19 dead, 17 hurt in Ecuador bus crash

Jan 14, 2017 - 6:51 PM

A source at the Integrated Security Service or ECU 911 says the school vehicle was not following a route

New aftershocks jolt Ecuador still reeling from quake

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:40 AM

UPDATED The official toll from the quake now stands at 602 dead and 130 missing

AFTERMATH. A man passes by debris from a collapsed house in Manta, Manabi, Ecuador, April 22, 2016. Photo by Christian Escobar Mora/EPA

Ateneo and La Salle to clash for UAAP baseball supremacy

Feb 13, 2014 - 10:37 AM

After winning the UAAP baseball crown last year Ateneo de Manila University prepares to defend their title against arch rivals De La Salle University in a race to two series

MOUND SHOWDOWN. Defending UAAP baseball champions Ateneo will defend their titles against arch rival De La Salle University, who are seeking to win their first baseball title since 2002-2003. Kevin Dela Cruz/RivalsPH

Assange charges are 'hilarious,' says Ecuadoran minister

Jul 05, 2012 - 1:27 PM

Ecuador s foreign minister comes to the defense of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange