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11-year-old Filipina gymnast killed in UK car crash

Oct 06, 2018 - 3:32 PM

Tributes flow for Marianne Haboc, who was fatally hit by a car while she was on her way home from school

Marianne Haboc was a member of the Rochdale Olympic Gymnastics Club and had represented the club in various competitions. Photo courtesy of Rochdale Olympic Gymnastics Club (via the Philippine Embassy in London)

China Cheerleading Association joins 13th NCC season

Feb 27, 2018 - 9:32 PM

This marks the start of a long-term friendship between the Philippines and China in cheerleading

FRIENDSHIP. Shenzhen Huacheng Primary School and Jilin Institute of Physical Education join the NCC for the first time. Photo from National Cheerleading Championship's facebook page

29 schoolchildren killed in Tanzania bus crash

May 06, 2017 - 10:28 PM

The students are all from the Lucky Vincent Primary School in Arusha City

Graphics by Raffy de Guzman/Rappler

PH bags 35 math, science medals in Indonesia Olympiad

Nov 16, 2016 - 7:17 PM

Good job kids

PINOY PRIDE. Students from the Philippines show their medals and the Philippine flag at the awarding ceremony of the 13th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School 2016 (IMSO) held in Indonesia. Photo: MTG

Nearly 100 Indian pupils in hospital after eating school meal

Feb 26, 2016 - 12:29 AM

Hospital officials say 247 students were initially brought for treatment late afternoon after they complained of nausea and started vomiting The ill students are aged between 6 and 14

Flags at half-mast as Singapore mourns Malaysia quake victims

Jun 08, 2015 - 11:48 AM

UPDATED The day of national remembrance declared by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong takes place as the remains of the victims are flown by military plane from an airport near Mount Kinabalu to the stunned city state

MINUTE OF SILENCE. Participants pause for a minute's silence during the start of the gymnastic events at the 28th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Singapore on June 8, 2015. Roslan Rahman/AFP

Students bear the strain of Malaysian school 'crisis'

Oct 08, 2014 - 3:33 PM

In 2012 standardised tests Malaysian 15 year olds rank the worst in East Asia outperforming only Indonesia

SCHOOL TIME. Malaysian schoolchildren take an oath during an event at a school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 18 September 2012. Ahmad Yusni/EPA.

Mother stabs French teacher to death in front of students

Jul 04, 2014 - 9:31 PM

The attack on the 34 year old teacher took place around 9:00 am 0700 GMT as morning classes began on the last day of term at Albi s Edouard Herriot primary school

Madonna builds 10 schools in Malawi

Dec 28, 2012 - 10:04 PM

Madonna says the schools will educate 4 871 children in Malawi

YOUTHFUL AT 50 FOR A REASON. Madonna doesn't smoke. Photo from the official Madonna Facebook page