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Duno wants Garcia next after stopping Delgado

Sep 15, 2019 - 5:05 PM

Romero Duno retains his WBO NABO lightweight title, making it clear that he's up for a new challenge

DREAMER. Romero Duno wants to fight unbeaten American-Mexican prospect Ryan Garcia next. Photo by Alvin Brian Go/Rappler

Islamic State make first claim of Mozambique presence – SITE

Jun 05, 2019 - 6:20 PM

But an insurgency expert who has declined to be named says Islamic State are unlikely to have direct contact with the local fighters

Mozambique records first cholera cases after Cyclone Kenneth

May 03, 2019 - 9:02 PM

The city of Pemba registers 11 cases of the disease while the neighboring district of Mecufi has 3

CYCLONE KENNETH. Residents walk in the flooded streets of the Paquite district of Pemba on April 29, 2019, as Cyclone Kenneth hit northern Mozambique. File photo by Emidio Jozine/AFP

Former spokesman of rights group Karapatan arrested in Davao City

Apr 29, 2019 - 9:11 PM

Kelly Delgado is allegedly found in possession of shabu, according to Lieutenant Colonel Randolph Cabangbang, whose assassination was allegedly plotted by Delgado 9 years ago

IN CUSTODY. Kelly Delgado is arrested at a joint police and military checkpoint in Lasang, Davao City, on April 27, 2019. Photo courtesy of Task Force Davao

Mozambique fears 'devastating' floods after Cyclone Kenneth

Apr 28, 2019 - 11:57 PM

'We are very worried because, according to the forecasts, heavy rain is expected for the next 4 days,' says a spokeswoman for the UN World Food Program

AFTERMATH. Residents stand next to a road partially destroyed by floods after heavy downpours in Pemba, on April 28, 2019, after the destruction caused by Cyclone Kenneth. Photo by AFP

Cyclone-ravaged Mozambique threatened by new tropical storm

Apr 24, 2019 - 12:18 AM

The poor southern African country is still reeling from the impact of deadly Cyclone Idai which left about 1,000 dead in Mozambique and Zimbabwe

DISPLACED. A woman walks through a camp for displaced people in Nhamatanda district on April 15, 2019. Photo by Zinyange Auntony/AFP

Teach for the Philippines' Clarissa Delgado is Obama Foundation Fellow

Apr 18, 2018 - 1:25 PM

Delgado joins 19 other inaugural fellows from 11 countries around the world

Save and share: The key to affordable organic produce

Sep 12, 2017 - 6:00 PM

For Kai Farms' Karla Delgado, organic doesn't have to be expensive

NO PLASTIC. Seedlings are sprouted in banana leaf pots, which can be planted directly into the soil, or removed for roots to spread out. Photo by Audrey N. Carpio

MPIC taking over Delgado hospital in Quezon City

Feb 01, 2017 - 7:09 PM

To date Metro Pacific has poured in more than P12 billion of capital expenditures into the hospital industry with approximately 2 700 beds throughout the country

12TH HOSPITAL. The Delgado hospital in Quezon City is MPIC's 12th medical facility under its portfolio. Screenshot from

Globe Telecom choir bags awards at international choral festival in HK

Dec 07, 2016 - 3:54 PM

The Globe Voices @ Work choir brings home several awards at the 7th Winter Choral Festival in Hong Kong

ALLELUIA. The Globe Voices @ Work corporate choir celebrates their win at the 7th Winter Choral Festival. Photo credit: Globe Voices @ Work

Rappler Talk: Millennials, technology, advocacy

Sep 13, 2016 - 1:38 PM

Clarissa Delgado of Teach For The Philippines and Gian Dela Rama of Innovantage Inc discuss working with millennials and how this generation is shaping the future Watch our live interview on September 13 1:30 pm

Samar lawmaker, 5 others accused of 2011 slay of Calbayog mayor

May 03, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The eldest daughter of slain Calbayog City Mayor Reynaldo Uy has filed a complaint before the justice department

Supreme Court ousts Pichay as Surigao del Sur congressman

Feb 01, 2016 - 3:13 PM

The SC reverses the decision of the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal and orders Mary Elizabeth Ty Delgado installed as congresswoman immediately

El Salvador condemns bishop accused of raping girl

Nov 28, 2015 - 11:09 PM

Well loved senior bishop Jesus Delgado who is also a prominent Church historian is condemned by government officials and a rights organization after being accused of repeatedly raping a girl in the 1980s

DELGADO. Picture showing the Vicar General of the Archdiocese of San Salvador Monsignor Jesus Delgado taken on April 28, 2011 in San Salvador. Photo by AFP

5 change makers win Rappler's Move Awards

Sep 28, 2015 - 1:44 PM

The recipients of the first Rappler Move Awards are Anthony Leachon Francis Sollano Nestor Pestelos Clarissa Delgado and Maoi Arroyo

Rappler columnist receives award for best online feature on youth

Sep 15, 2015 - 5:08 PM

Shakira Sison receives the Lasallian Scholarum Award Contributor Hazel Delgado Planco is also nominated

The Global Mover

Sep 02, 2015 - 1:42 PM

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Air Force chief flies brand new attack chopper

Aug 17, 2015 - 9:30 PM

The Air Force commanding general is a veteran combat pilot

TEST FLIGHT. Philippine Air Force commanding general Jeffrey Delgado flies the brand new attack helicopter from Italy. PAF photo

Indonesian Air Force chief in 3-day visit to PH

Aug 11, 2015 - 7:51 PM

PAF regularly hosts Air Force chiefs in the ASEAN region in a bid to improve relationships

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Suspense behind the choice of AFP chief: And they waited and waited

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:35 PM

UPDATED On the military under Aquino: He makes up his mind at the last minute leaving the entire organization waiting Palagi namang ganyan

CHOSEN ONE. New Armed Forces chief Lieutenant General Hernado Iriberri. AFP PAO photo

Hacienda Luisita commander is contender for AFP chief, too

Jul 09, 2015 - 11:37 AM

The dark horse in the race Ricardo Visaya is controversial among human rights groups But to his fellow soldiers he is a a bemedalled officer worthy of respect

SOLCOM. Lieutenant General Ricardo Visaya is the chief of the AFP Southern Luzon Command

PH vs China, AFP chief, Pacquiao on Mary Jane | 6PM wRap

Jul 08, 2015 - 6:22 PM

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New AFP chief on Friday: Aquino, Gazmin ex-aides contenders

Jul 08, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Should the next military chief come from the Air Force or the Army?

 ARMY OR AIR FORCE? Army chief Hernando Iriberri and Air Force chief Jeffrey Delgado lead the contenders for the top AFP post

Petrasanta’s dismissal, Philippine Air Force, Pacquiao for Letran | 12PM wRap

Jul 02, 2015 - 12:59 PM

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PH wish: Regain status as leading air force in the region

Jul 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM

President Aquino recalls the Congo mission in the 1960s when Philippine fighter jets helped deal with secessionists and secure the airspace of Congo

DECEMBER DELIVERY. President Benigno Aquino III checks out a model of the FA-50 fighter jet during the 68th anniversary celebration of the Philippine Air Force. Malacañang photo

Aquino to mark 117th PH Independence in historic Iloilo town

Jun 10, 2015 - 6:36 PM

It is where the Philippine flag was first raised outside Luzon in November 1898

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Filipino peacekeepers from Liberia and the meaning of Christmas

Dec 05, 2014 - 8:46 AM

It s a belated Heroes Welcome for the Filipino peacekeepers deployed in Liberia They get a 30 day vacation to spend the holidays with their families

HONORED: All United Nations peacekeepers get  the UN Service Medal. Rappler photo

'Human error' caused crash of PH military's new chopper

Sep 10, 2014 - 8:51 AM

The grounding order on the other choppers has apparently been lifted Two Sokol were spotted in Fort Magsaysay Nueva Ecija last week

SUICIDE: A note to every Filipino

Sep 06, 2014 - 8:00 PM

Do we really understand the growing problem of mental health crisis and suicide? If only we can take pause to listen and show someone that we care

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Bidding for PAF's P5.9-B long-range patrol aircraft fails

Aug 11, 2014 - 10:55 PM

Seven companies can file motions for reconsideration to supply the Philippine Air Force with 2 aircraft units that will help boost maritime surveillance

REGAINING CAPABILITIES: The Philippine Air Force's Fokker planes used to be capable of long range flights. Rappler file photo

Air Force grounds 7 other Sokol choppers after Marawi crash

Aug 08, 2014 - 7:28 PM

The 8 choppers are new having arrived in batches between February 2012 and February 2013 They cost the government a total of P2 8 billion or 64 4 million

Hitches in repair of PH air field in Spratlys

Jun 18, 2014 - 4:53 PM

Air Force chief Lieutenant General Jeffrey Delgado says they have to be careful in proceeding with the repair considering the escalating tension in the West Philippine Sea

PROVOCATIVE? The Philippines is set to repair the damaged Rancudo Air Field in Pag-Asa island in the Spratlys

New Air Force chief: Territorial defense more pressing concern

Apr 25, 2014 - 7:02 PM

Given maritime disputes in the region Major General Jeffrey Delgado says the military should shift its focus from internal security

PILOT IN COMMAND: New Philippine Air Force commanding general Major General Jeffrey Delgado. Malacañang photo

Aquino's former aide is new PH Air Force chief

Apr 24, 2014 - 8:04 PM

Major General Jeffrey Delgado a former senior military assistant of the President was commander of the 15th Strike Wing before he became the Deputy Chief for Plans J5

It's showtime! Rep PH's 'The Producers' opens

Nov 14, 2013 - 12:24 AM

Theater is a way for me to do what I love best in a setting that’s personal and communal

SHOWSTOPPER. G Töngi ends her year with Repertory Philippines' 'The Producers.' All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

'The Producers:' Nazi, gay and loving it

Oct 09, 2013 - 5:14 PM

Repertory Philippines stages the comedy musical penned by Mel Brooks

STELLAR. Robbie Zialcita, G Töngi and Topper Fabregas star in 'The Producers.' All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

Meet the 5th generation of Aboitiz leaders

Sep 22, 2013 - 12:41 PM

Aboitiz has made a name for more than a century Time for a new generation to step up to the plate

CARRYING ON THE LEGACY. (front) Ana Aboitiz-Delgado, Rafa de Mesa; (back) Carlos Aboitiz, Tristan Aboitiz, William Paradies. Photos: Peter Imbong

Sir Chief proposes to Maya

Sep 03, 2013 - 9:10 PM

Engagement ring gears up anew the romance in Be Careful with My Heart

'Leadership key to education reform'

May 03, 2013 - 4:44 PM

Wendy Kopp Teach for All CEO asks whether enough future leaders see the value of an excellent education for children

The Deftones return to Manila

Apr 17, 2013 - 5:45 PM

A second Deftones concert in Manila seemed inevitable but this time it’s special

ROCK MANILA. The Deftones are on their way back

Your stilettos can save your life

Mar 20, 2013 - 10:00 PM

It s not your size but it can be your shoes Read to know what simple thing can save your life

TWIST IT. Mar Salvador teaches Pinky Serafica how to twist an opponent’s arm. All photos by Irene Chia

Crucial ingredient in Zambo 'pot'

Sep 16, 2012 - 10:45 AM

The youth can change Zamboanga City s political landscape a speaker says during Rappler s MoveZambo event

Ayala, Sy, Gokongwei to join Aquino in US, UK trips

Jun 04, 2012 - 8:27 PM

About 26 top Filipino businessmen are part of the delegation that will accompany President Aquino in his visits to the United Kingdom and United States from June 4 to 10