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Venezuela still in dark, Guaido wants 'state of alarm' declared

Mar 11, 2019 - 9:35 AM

(UPDATED) Juan Guaido says he has convened an emergency session of the National Assembly 'to take immediate actions with respect to the necessary humanitarian aid'

IN THE DARK. Photojournalist work in a hotel room in Caracas on March 10, 2019, during the third day of a massive power outage which has left the capital and much of the country without communications, water and electricity. Photo by Juan Barreto/AFP

Jolted netizens liken #MMShakeDrill phone alarm to 'The Purge' siren

Jul 19, 2018 - 6:11 PM

(UPDATED) 'Do not panic? Eh mas nagpanic pa ako doon sa alarm sound, muntik ko pa itapon phone ko,' says one irate netizen

Japan broadcaster mistakenly flashes missile alert

Jan 16, 2018 - 8:05 PM

After just 5 minutes, NHK admits the alert was sent in error

Guide to Marikina River's alarm level system

Sep 12, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Marikina City has a 3 stage alarm level system for the Marikina River with corresponding actions to be taken per level

MARIKINA RIVER. In this file photo, a man watches the water level along Marikina river. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler.

Facebook Safety Check triggers false Bangkok bomb scare

Dec 28, 2016 - 3:45 PM

Facebook deactivates an alert called The Explosion in Bangkok that said a blast in the capital was confirmed by multiple sources

SAFETY CHECK. Facebook's new system lets users tell others they're okay and check on their friends when disaster strikes. Screen shot from Facebook.

The sleepiest man in the Philippines finally wakes up

Dec 05, 2014 - 4:09 PM

With the help of NESCAFÉ WakeUp app wake up to better mornings

Are you an early bird or a sleepyhead?

Oct 19, 2014 - 10:32 AM

Check out the infographic to find out

5 more minutes? How to look forward to getting up

Oct 05, 2014 - 2:55 PM

Download the Nescafe Wake Up app to get your mornings started on a good note

Caloocan fire under control; 1 dead

Apr 20, 2014 - 9:13 PM

UPDATED The blaze at Grace Park Caloocan City reached general alarm the highest fire alarm level At least one person was killed while 5 sustained minor injuries

France turning racist? Black minister sounds alarm

Nov 07, 2013 - 12:49 AM

France s most prominent black politician has spoken out for the first time to voice her dismay at being subjected to monkey taunts and other racist abuse

Modern English, The Alarm wow new wave fans

Apr 29, 2013 - 3:25 PM

It may have been an ’80s phenomenon yet for fans of these two bands new wave is forever

ARE YOU ‘CHONG’? The poster for the May 3 ‘Back to the ’80s’ concert. Image by DMC Philippines

Prepping for 'Papal Fever' online

Mar 11, 2013 - 5:52 PM

Here are Rappler s tips for setting up your own personal conclave information feed

PAPAL PREPARATIONS. Here are some ways to keep tabs on the papal conclave.