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DOH urged to ease rules on families of coronavirus deaths

May 15, 2020 - 1:32 PM

Former UP chancellor Michael Tan, a medical anthropologist, cites the guidance of the World Health Organization that deceased COVID-19 patients are no longer infectious

FRONTLINERS. East Avenue Medical Center health workers, push a man on a stretcher with suspected COVID-19 patient under investigation or patient under monitoring going inside the isolation tent for treatment on Monday, April 12, 2020. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Virginia Flor Agbayani, 'Grand Dame of Philippine Art Education,' passes away at 96

Nov 04, 2018 - 7:45 PM

'The Grand Dame of Philippine Art Education' is lauded nationally and internationally for her pioneering and innovative efforts in art education

Ateneo starts probe of professor accused of sexual harassment

Oct 04, 2018 - 8:54 PM

The matter, brought up by the student council, has been elevated to the Ateneo de Manila University’s official investigating body, says Loyola Schools Vice President Maria Vilches

Ateneo professor faces sexual harassment complaint

Oct 04, 2018 - 2:22 PM

(UPDATED) 'We commit to protecting our students and lobbying for their safety and dignity,' says the university's student council

MISCONDUCT. The Ateneo Student Council is gathering testimonies from students as evidence in a case to be filed against a university professor for alleged sexual harassment. File photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Rappler Talk: Constitutional law professor Dan Gatmaytan on Sereno scenarios

May 10, 2018 - 6:38 PM

On Thursday, May 10, Rappler talks to constitutional law professor Dan Gatmaytan to discuss possible scenarios after the Supreme Court votes on the quo warranto petition against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

Lawyers, law students launch group to call for end to EJKs

Nov 02, 2017 - 12:49 PM

Responding to lawyer Harry Roque's statement that he will throw hollow blocks at critics, convenor Tony La Viña says 'magtatapon kami ng pan de sal'

Photo by Angie De Silva

Professors, scholars demand 'chain of killings must stop'

Sep 29, 2017 - 12:56 PM

'We call on the President to demonstrate that the Philippine government is willing and able to genuinely carry out the investigation or prosecution of these crimes'

Prof who plagiarized has been appointed Duterte's education consultant

Mar 06, 2017 - 3:42 PM

Jose David Lapuz who was Rodrigo Duterte s political science teacher in the 1960s has been named presidential adviser on education and international organization

'BRILLIANT' BRAIN. Professor Jose David Lapuz addresses the crowd during the miting de avance of his former student Rodrigo Duterte. Screencap from Rappler

Patrick Stewart to retire from 'X-Men' franchise

Feb 25, 2017 - 12:24 PM

The actor who played Professor Charles Xavier in the X Men movies says that Logan will be his last appearance in the franchise

K to 12: Retrenched college teachers win case vs Miriam College

Nov 14, 2016 - 8:58 PM

UPDATED Miriam College President Rosario Lapus says the school which has acted fairly will appeal the decision of the Labor Arbiter

Soliman confident Taguiwalo will continue DSWD's anti-poverty gains

Jun 20, 2016 - 9:08 PM

DSWD Secretary Dinky Soliman has met with successor Judy Taguiwalo twice She will give President elect Duterte s nominee the final transition report on June 28

TRANSITION. DSWD Secretary Dinky Soliman said her transition meetings with her successor Dr Judy Taguiwalo have been 'very cordial and very warm'.

Paying back to community: College prof teaches in senior high school

Jun 15, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Marilou Syjueco a former assistant professor at the FEU Institute of Technology is willing to take a pay cut just to teach senior high school students at Malabon National High School

GIVING BACK. Marilou Syjueco, a former associate professor who will be teaching in senior high school, meets Education Secretary Armin Luistro during the opening of classes on Monday, June 13. Photo by Jee Y. Geronimo

UP professor Taguiwalo for DSWD secretary?

May 27, 2016 - 10:32 AM

UPDATED If appointed UP professor Judy Taguiwalo can provide a strong voice for women and children in the Duterte administration

SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT. UP Professor Judy Taguiwalo is included in the list submitted by the Left to president-elect Rodrigo Duterte. Photo from Judy Taguiwalo's Facebook page

Student kills professor over thesis argument

May 03, 2016 - 9:36 PM

The student is said to have attacked the professor after a conversation about his thesis escalated

Stars mourn death of Alan Rickman

Jan 15, 2016 - 12:52 AM

Hugh Jackman Emma Thompson Sir Ian McKellen and many more members of the industry pay tribute to the late Alan Rickman

CONDOLENCE. Hugh Jackman, Emma Thompson, and Sir Ian McKellen are among the celebrities who expressed their condolence on the death of Alan Rickman. Photo by Mike Nelson, Facundo Arrizabalaga, Kay Nietfeld/EPA

Miriam College profs fear mandatory separation in 2016

Jul 14, 2015 - 8:42 PM

Professors fear that other private schools may follow Miriam College s example and offer a separation package that could succeed in taking away tenured faculty

A sabbatical year

Jul 13, 2015 - 11:30 AM

How I re discovered that laziness is essential to productivity

Manila Symphony Orchestra brings 'Bach Vs. Beatles,' masterclass to Baguio

Apr 17, 2015 - 3:05 PM

The country s oldest symphonic orchestra is bringing its outreach activity Music Everywhere to Baguio as part of its classical music awareness campaign to perform fine music outside of traditional concert halls

Ravena sinks Iverson's team in All In charity game

Nov 06, 2014 - 12:21 AM

The Ateneo star makes a layup with 1 3 seconds left to seal the win for Team PCWorx winning over Allen Iverson s Team Gawad Kalinga

CLUTCH. Ateneo's Kiefer Ravena drives past Ball Up's The Proffesor and Gary "G' Smith. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Fresh, clean water? Japan has technology that PH can use

May 09, 2014 - 5:43 PM

If the Philippines has dense forests and properly maintained rice paddies then it has the keys for groundwater recharge

SAFE, CLEAN WATER. Inside Kumamoto City's water treatment facility, where scientists use groundwater technology that the Philippines can adopt. Photo by Shaira Panela/

WATCH: New 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer

Apr 23, 2014 - 4:42 PM

Who are you most excited to see on the big screen?

WebHits: Spiderman plays basketball

Aug 08, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Spiderman challenges street ballers to a quick game of one on one basketball

New mutant in upcoming 'X-Men' film?

Jul 06, 2013 - 5:17 PM

The director of the second X Men prequel movie tweets a tease

NEW MUTANT ON THE BLOCK? A well-loved superhero may soon join the the X-Men in the second prequel. Photo from Twitter (@BryanSinger)

Janet Jackson hits billionaire status

May 23, 2013 - 3:55 PM

Janet Jackson joins the billionaire s club

JOIN THE CLUB. Janet Jackson is now a billionaire. Photo from the 'Janet Jackson' Facebook page

Halle Berry back as Storm in new X-Men movie

Mar 06, 2013 - 12:26 PM

The next X Men movie is finally taking shape with the confirmation of another cast member

SEXY BACK. Halle Berry is back as the sleek weather witch Storm, to the glee of X-Men fans. Photo from the Halle Berry Facebook page

Stewart, McKellen return to X-Men: Days of Future Past

Dec 03, 2012 - 1:37 PM

From Star Trek and The Hobbit the stars return to being mutants

OLDER AND WISER. Patrick Stewart as Professor X and Ian McKellen as Magneto in 'X-Men.' Screen grab from the X-Men Movies Facebook page

'First important test for Sereno Court'

Sep 28, 2012 - 6:26 AM

Lawyer Theodore Te says he hopes Chief Justice Sereno s perspective on technology will spread through the Supreme Court

45 La Salle professors support RH bill

Sep 04, 2012 - 6:31 PM

DLSU professors also expressed their support for the pro RH bill Ateneo professors who were recently attacked by some members of the Church hierarchy

Is the CBCP stifling critical thought?

Aug 23, 2012 - 4:17 PM

The CBCP says Catholic schools should not teach anything contrary to the official teaching of the Church But where does academic freedom come in?

JBC: How they voted on CJ shortlist

Aug 13, 2012 - 9:08 PM

JBC members do not explain their votes however


Catholics clash over controversial RH bill

Aug 04, 2012 - 2:00 PM

While Catholics converge at Edsa Shrine to condemn the Reproductive Health bill other church members support the bill citing Catholic teachings

Morales wants higher judge salaries, bigger budget

Jul 25, 2012 - 1:14 PM

Chief justice candidate Rafael Avelino Morales will focus on rendering judgments speedily by filling up vacancies in the judiciary if he were to take the post

SC verdict doesn't fix JBC problem

Jul 20, 2012 - 4:08 PM

The Supreme Court rules that Congress should only have one representative in the Judicial and Bar Council but this doesn t address the council s inherent problems

STAY OR GO? Escudero may be removed or retained as a JBC member.

Should another SC justice replace Carpio in JBC?

Jul 03, 2012 - 10:17 PM

Legal experts and even the JBC have contrasting views


2 CA justices decline CJ nomination

Jun 25, 2012 - 6:11 PM

There are now 65 nominees for the post of chief justice

2010 presidential wannabe eyes CJ post

Jun 21, 2012 - 8:28 PM

Ferdinand Jose Pijao a nuisance candidate in the 2010 presidential elections wants to try his luck getting into the judiciary

[UPDATE] SC Justices Bernabe, Del Castillo decline CJ nomination

Jun 20, 2012 - 6:42 PM

There are now 12 SC justices nominated for chief justice


Mahathir: Shun currency trading, focus on 'real business'

Jun 18, 2012 - 1:35 AM

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad criticizes currency trading anew He told a recent Manila gathering that Asians should focus on real businesses that produce jobs and provide services

Ex-DOE chief declines nomination to CJ post

Jun 16, 2012 - 9:54 PM

Lotilla says seniority in High Court should be respected

Ex-CA justice disqualified for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 6:05 PM

The list of nominees and applicants to the post vacated by Chief Justice Renato Corona is now down to 26

PNoy's first appointee to the SC nominated for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 5:01 PM

Corona has sought the inhibition of Sereno in a case involving his impeachment trial

Comelec official, 5 others nominated to CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 4:18 PM

Nominees include the IBP president a Comelec commissioner and a retired Court of Appeals justice

SC Justice Perez nominated to CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 2:50 PM

Perez is the first SC insider aside from the 5 most senior justices to be nominated to the post

Govt peace panel chair nominated for CJ post

Jun 14, 2012 - 5:50 PM

Leonen is 13th person outside the Supreme Court who has been nominated to replace dismissed chief justice Renato Corona

Legarda accepts nomination for CJ post

Jun 14, 2012 - 6:50 AM

Legarda says yes to her nomination to replace dismissed chief justice Renato Corona

Mahathir warns vs 'too much democracy'

Jun 11, 2012 - 4:39 PM

Democracy works only when people understand the limitations of democracy itself

[Theater] Ronan Capinding and the Sama Dilauts

May 01, 2012 - 7:48 PM

A play aims to spread awareness about an endangered Filipino tribe

SAVE THE SAMA DILAUTS. Catch the play at the Rizal Park Open Air Auditorium until May 10.