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4 new tactics, terms in online manipulation campaigns – report

Sep 14, 2019 - 8:19 PM

According to the researchers, the 4 techniques are a form of a broader online manipulation strategy called 'source hacking'

#STEMpowering campaign completes pilot run

May 09, 2019 - 11:54 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Girls from 52 schools in Manila, Cebu, and Cagayan de Oro participate in career caravans and mentoring and training sessions

Thou shall not kill? Why Christians support a deadly drug campaign

Jun 25, 2018 - 2:30 PM

Sociologist Jayeel Cornelio says some Christians see President Rodrigo Duterte as a God-sent figure to bring justice to the Philippines – even if this means deaths

DIVINE LEADER? President Rodrigo Duterte is seen by some Christians as chosen by God. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Stop assuming all drug users are addicts – Ateneo professor

Jun 25, 2018 - 1:45 PM

Ateneo psychology professor Regina Hechanova says the stigma erodes law enforcement and rehabilitation programs

DISTINCTION NEEDED. Psychology professor Regina Hechanova speaks at the Ateneo de Manila University. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Bong Revilla again pushes for outright dismissal in plunder case

Dec 15, 2017 - 6:24 PM

Revilla's lawyers point out that some of the kickbacks cannot be traced back to any SARO

ROADBLOCK. Former senator Bong Revilla attends the hearing on December 7, 2017, where Sandiganbayan denied in open court his motion for leave to file a demurrer to evidence. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Sandiganbayan puts giant roadblock in Revilla's bid to dismiss plunder case

Dec 07, 2017 - 1:04 PM

Revilla's lawyers can still file a demurrer to evidence but it will be risky on their part

Solano, Dela Rosa, Human Rights Watch | Midday wRap

Oct 10, 2017 - 12:48 PM

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Revilla to seek outright dismissal of P224.5-M plunder case

Oct 03, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Contrary to his earlier plan, former senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr will no longer file a petition for bail

NO MORE BAIL. Former senator Bong Revilla says he trusts his lawyers' move to no longer move for bail, instead an outright dismissal through a demurrer of evidence. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

NBI: Cops murdered Kian delos Santos, planted evidence

Aug 31, 2017 - 8:50 PM

The National Bureau of Investigation says it is very evident that Caloocan City policemen intended to kill the 17 year old boy

FACING COMPLAINT. Caloocan policemen PO1 Jeremias Pereda, PO1 Jerwin Cruz and PO3 Arnel Oares, facing murder, torture and planting of evidence complaints, attend the Senate hearing on Kian delos Santos' case on August 24, 2017.€‹ Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

#InspireCourage: Ateneo doctors serve in far-flung Northern Samar town

Mar 17, 2017 - 4:02 PM

Doctors Mixie Baduria and Alfonso Regala could have gone to any specialization they wanted after graduation Instead they are serving in a 2nd class municipality in Northern Samar

LOCAL HEALTHCARE. Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health doctors currently working in the district and provincial hospitals in Northern Samar pose for a photo in front of the Tan Memorial Hospital. (L to R) Dr Alfonso Miguel Regala, Dr Terrence Antonio, Dr Raymond Luzarraga, Dr Ezekiel Valera, Dr Sophia Caranay, Dr Sherry Mombay, Dr Merlin Sanicas. Photo courtesy of Mixie Baduria

Match-fixing evidence not 'suppressed' – tennis officials

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:51 AM

The Tennis Integrity Unit and the tennis authorities absolutely reject any suggestion that evidence of match fixing has been suppressed for any reason or isn t being thoroughly investigated says the ATP head

PH military bases, Mamasapano probe, WHO on ebola | 12PM wRap

Jan 14, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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'Decency requires Poe should fix citizenship issue first'

Sep 30, 2015 - 8:14 PM

Complainant Rizalito David argues that not only is Senator Grace Poe not a natural born Filipino citizen she is also not naturalized

DIFFICULT TO FIX? Defeated senatorial candidate Rizalito David says it will be difficult now for Grace Poe to fix her citizenship issues. File photo by Czeasar Dancel

David's camp 'confident' majority of SET will vote vs Grace Poe

Sep 30, 2015 - 5:45 PM

The petitioner hopes electoral tribunal will decide on the disqualification case against Senator Grace Poe before the filing of candidacies for the 2016 elections

MAJORITY? According to Manuelito Luna, counsel of 2013 senatorial candidate Rizalito David, they are confident they have the majority of votes from the Senate Electoral Tribunal to disqualify Senator Grace Poe. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Binay: Instagram photos not proof of ownership

Oct 31, 2014 - 2:27 PM

The Vice President says there are areas inside the compound where anyone can take photos

‘OUR PROPERTY.’ Senator Alan Peter Cayetano shows photos from Joanna Marie Binay’s Instagram account. Photo by Rappler.com

Big Bang breakthrough team: We may be wrong

Jun 20, 2014 - 9:07 PM

Some scientists also express doubts about the findings of the BICEP2 team

File photo by AFP

Ochoa on Napoles requests: 'No action was taken'

May 30, 2014 - 7:59 PM

Malacañang says the draft letters addressed to Executive Secretary Ochoa found on whistleblower Benhur Luy s deleted files have no probative value

File photo of Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, July 14, 2010. AFP PHOTO/JAY DIRECTO

US scientists find major evidence of Big Bang

Mar 18, 2014 - 12:18 AM

The detection of these gravitational waves represents the last untested element of Albert Einstein s general theory of relativity filling in a major gap in our understanding of how the universe was born

Bail hearing of Arroyo's co-accused begins

Oct 29, 2012 - 2:36 PM

The bail hearing of former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office officials is expected to be a sneak peek into the evidence of the prosecution against former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo in her plunder trial

Armstrong doping 'most sophisticated' ever - USADA

Oct 11, 2012 - 12:24 AM

The evidence shows beyond any doubt that the US Postal Service Pro Cycling Team ran the most sophisticated professionalized and successful doping program that sport has ever seen says USADA

Astrologizing the weather

Jul 24, 2012 - 3:37 PM

Astro meteorology can help in the preparation for certain weather conditions

DON'T UNDERESTIMATE THE USE of astrology in weather forecasting. Photo by Resti H. Santiago

Senate: It's Ombudsman's call to request evidence

May 30, 2012 - 4:33 PM

Senators say Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales can now request for copies of evidence against Corona

Prosecution to revive issue on Corona’s 'ill-gotten wealth'

Mar 14, 2012 - 9:30 PM

The prosecution said it will present rebuttal evidence on Corona s alleged ill gotten wealth after the defense supposedly re opened the issue

The defense strategy

Mar 08, 2012 - 8:35 PM

The defense will focus on witnesses to contest article 2 and present documentary evidence for articles 3 and 7

EXPLANATIONS. Defense counsels of Chief Justice Renato Corona hold a press conference to explain cash under Corona's name. February 16, 2012.

Evidence vs Corona 'irrelevant, misleading'

Mar 07, 2012 - 7:27 PM

Chief Justice Renato Corona s counsels argued that most of the evidence presented were irrelevant and relate to allegations on ill gotten wealth

Prosecution formally offers evidence

Mar 02, 2012 - 9:00 PM

We will punch holes through Corona s defense

Impeachment manager Joseph Emilio Abaya