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'No harassment and intimidation' intended in Ateneo protest – QC police chief

Aug 25, 2017 - 5:05 PM

After a talk with the ADMU administration Friday afternoon QC Police chief Guillermo Eleazar says they agreed that cops will from now on coordinate directly with ADMU security personnel

QUEZON CITY CHIEF. Chief Superintendent Guillermo Eleazar addresses Ateneo de Manila students who question their rally visit. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

#AnimatED: Impunity in the police force

Oct 24, 2016 - 10:31 AM

President Duterte has emboldened the PNP leading to a spillover of violence beyond the war on drugs

MMDA: Expect heavy traffic near miting de avance venues on May 7

May 06, 2016 - 8:37 PM

Heavy traffic is expected in several areas where candidates are expected to hold campaign rallies two days before the elections

In Capiz and Iloilo, Roxas and Robredo hit the ground running

Feb 10, 2016 - 2:42 AM

Administration standard bearer Mar Roxas along with running mate Leni Robredo kick off the 2016 campaign season in Roxas City Capiz and Iloilo City Iloilo

FULL TEXT: Jejomar Binay: 'Bukas, ginhawa sa bawat pamilyang Pilipino'

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:45 PM

Read the full speech of Vice President Jejomar Binay at the United Nationalist Alliance proclamation rally in Welfareville Mandaluyong City on February 9

UNA STANDARD-BEARER. Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers his speech before 30,000 supporters in Welfareville, Mandaluyong City on February 9. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Police play Katy Perry to disperse APEC protesters

Nov 19, 2015 - 10:52 PM

Some protesters did not take the tactic well We just want to make our voices heard says one

ANTI-APEC. Police blast Katy Perry's 'Roar' from speakers to disperse a rally during the APEC summit. In the photo, Militants stage their anti-APEC Protest along Gil Puyat Ave. Mark Z. Saludes/Rappler.com

Show of force? INC drew bigger crowds before

Sep 01, 2015 - 1:50 PM

UPDATED Police say the Iglesia ni Cristo’s rally drew up to 20 000 protestors but earlier events attracted as many as 700 000 people

RALLY OVER. The Iglesia ni Cristo on August 31, 2015, ends its 5-day anti-government protest in Metro Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Between 'Million' and today: ‘Pork system still in place’

Aug 25, 2014 - 1:25 PM

Nothing has changed from last year according to anti pork barrel advocates They are gathering 6 million signatures to force Congress to pass a law banning all types of discretionary funds

NO PORK PLEASE. Protesters at the anti-pork barrel rally in Manila, 25 Aug 2014. Leanne Jazul/Rappler

CHED steps in to settle PSBA-QC closure controversy

Oct 07, 2013 - 5:43 PM

UPDATED The commission will hold talks with warring factions of the school board and administration on Wednesday October 9

TIMELINE: The road to the Million People March

Aug 25, 2013 - 10:59 PM

Events and issues that led to the online and ground mobilization for the Million People March against the pork barrel on Monday August 26

All systems go for Million People March

Aug 24, 2013 - 3:44 PM

The social media powered movement crosses over to the physical world to let supporters collaborate in person for the August 26 rally

COORDINATION. Organizers of the anti-pork barrel rally on August 26 in Luneta meet with the Manila Police District to finalize plans. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Casiño clubbed at anti-SONA rally

Jul 22, 2013 - 5:17 PM

It was a police truncheon that welcomed the former congressman Teddy Casiño back to the streets