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Fewer MRT3 trains, new operation schedule as Christmas season nears

Nov 17, 2017 - 5:56 PM

Only 15 trains will be in use during weekdays, lower than the usual 15 to 18 trains in operation per day

UPGRADE. MRT implements new hours. File photo by Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler

The buried giant embodied in our trains

Nov 16, 2017 - 9:53 AM

'How many more limbs or arms should be injured for those in power to act on commuters’ safety?'

Smoke forces MRT-3 train to unload passengers

Nov 05, 2017 - 1:47 PM

A northbound train along MRT-3 offloads passengers after smoke was seen inside on one of its coaches

SMOKE. MRT Line 3 offloads passenger after one of the trains was seen emitting smoke. File photo

Tuesday gridlock: Thousands stranded in Metro Manila

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:05 AM

Many stranded Metro Manila residents are still seen past midnight after heavy rain and flooding on payday Tuesday

CARMAGEDDON. Heavy rain causes gridlock traffic and leaves many commuters stranded on Tuesday, December 15. Photo by Nick Tan

Wiretapping or not? MMDA chief urges public to 'video wrongdoing'

Sep 29, 2015 - 4:45 PM

When asked to clarify his statement about wiretapping MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino refuses to answer directly saying it s a gray area involving rules of evidence

Rappler file photo of MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino.

Duterte’s retirement, Aquino on Poe, PH traffic | 12PM wRap

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:07 PM

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