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LIST: Long weekends in 2020

Dec 27, 2019 - 5:12 PM

Here are the 11 long weekends in 2020 you shouldn't miss

LIST: Philippine holidays 2020

Nov 15, 2019 - 8:09 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte finally signs the proclamation declaring the regular holidays and special non-working days for 2020

EU drifts toward rocks on populist tide

Dec 18, 2018 - 6:00 PM

'2019 will be a pivotal year with major challenges,' says Jonathan Faull, a former senior administrator at the European Commission

U.N. conference adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

Dec 11, 2018 - 12:14 PM

Billed as the first international document on managing migration, it lays out 23 objectives to open up legal migration and discourage illegal border crossings

U.N. envoy takes swipe at countries quitting migration pact

Nov 28, 2018 - 1:35 PM

Louise Arbour, the UN special envoy for international migration, says countries exiting the compact are dealing with 'buyer's remorse' after taking part in the lengthy negotiations and agreeing to the final text

UN MIGRATION PACT. This file photo shows Louise Arbour, UN special envoy for international migration. File photo from the World Economic Forum

LIST: 2019 Philippine Holidays

Aug 16, 2018 - 9:50 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs Proclamation No. 555 declaring the regular holidays and special non-working days for 2019

The week in photos: August 4-10, 2018

Aug 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

NO TO WAR. An Indian student wearing a mask poses with her hands painted with a slogans for peace during a rally to mark Hiroshima Day in Mumbai on August 6, 2018. Photo by Punit Paranjpe/AFP

LOOK: Why NutriAsia workers are on strike

Jun 18, 2018 - 7:20 AM

Some outsourced workers at NutriAsia’s facilities are paid P380 a day

CONTRACTUAL. Jornel Quiza, 28, had spent long years working with NutriAsia, hired through contractor B-Mirk. All photos by Jane Bautista/Rappler

Manny Pacquiao on bout vs Lucas Matthysse: 'My time is not done yet'

Apr 18, 2018 - 5:18 PM

The Filipino boxing superstar believes he will win against Argentinian Lucas Matthysse in their fight for the WBA regular welterweight title

MAKING A STATEMENT. Manny Pacquiao wants to make a statement that his time in boxing is not done yet when he faces Argentinian Lucas Matthysse for the WBA regular welterweight title. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Duterte on UN Human Rights Chief, DOLE on Jollibee, Sison on resumption of peace talks | Evening wRap

Apr 04, 2018 - 8:47 PM

Watch Rappler's evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Jollibee stocks suffer after DOLE order to regularize over 6,000 workers

Apr 04, 2018 - 7:20 PM

Listed Jollibee Foods Corporation argues that it complies with the Labor Code, which allows 'contracting arrangements with legitimate service providers'

SHARES PLUNGE. Jollibee shares plunged 3.85% to settle at P285 each at the close of trades on Wednesday after the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) ordered Jollibee to regularize 6,482 workers. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte to sign executive order vs endo 'anytime soon' – Bello

Jan 17, 2018 - 9:13 PM

The new executive order vs contractualization was drafted by labor groups, Bello said

President Rodrigo Duterte is set to sign an executive order against contractualization "anytime soon," Labor Secretary Sylvestre Bello III said. File Photo by Rob Reyes

Sereno casts doubt on PNP's 'presumption of regularity' defense

Nov 21, 2017 - 9:33 PM

CenterLaw's Joel Butuyan says that as soon as police kill a suspect, they are also subject to legal scrutiny, putting the presumption of regularity into question

Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno leads other justices in deliberating the constitutionality of Duterte's drug war during the start of the oral argument at the Supreme Court in Manila on November 21, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte's silence on workers' issues in SONA 2017 disappointing – labor unions

Jul 25, 2017 - 12:40 PM

His silence is a great disappointment for workers as we were expecting him to announce the release of an executive order prohibiting all forms of contractualization says labor coalition Nagkaisa

POST-SONA. President Rodrigo Duterte speaks before the protesters after his State of the Nation Address on Monday, July 24. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Over 60,000 workers regularized ahead of Duterte’s SONA 2017

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:01 PM

Around 20 000 workers are also pending for regularization the labor department says

Banal to Elite, Alolino to Phoenix in PBA regular draft

Oct 30, 2016 - 5:26 PM

The Blackwater Elite pick the son of former coach Joel Banal with the first pick of the 2016 regular PBA Draft

TOP PICKS. Raphael Banal (L) and Gelo Alolino (R) went numbers one and two, respectively, in the regular portion of the 2016 PBA Draft. File photo by PBA

LIST: 2016 Regular PBA Rookie Draft applicants

Oct 30, 2016 - 7:31 AM

See the full list of the 41 other draft applicants on top of the Gilas cadets

Sacked NAPC consultants to Maza: Bare plans, staffing needs

Sep 27, 2016 - 6:16 PM

Kaisahan ng mga Di Regular na Empleyado ng NAPC whose members were sacked by the new NAPC leadership says most of its members are opting to reapply to the agency

PH labor, Indonesia vs China, Donald Trump | 6PM wRap

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:41 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Bello: Companies may be required to regularize 80% of employees

Jun 21, 2016 - 3:45 PM

The incoming labor chief says he may release an order on this requirement as part of the Duterte administration s fight against contractualization

JOB HUNT. Prospective employees check potential employers at a jobs fair. File photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Can PH firms thrive without contractualization?

May 02, 2016 - 11:45 AM

One company shows how it is possible to thrive even while offering regularization and benefits to employees

PICKET. Sacked workers of frozen fruit exporter Nakashin Davao International picket DOLE's regional office in Davao City. File Photo Photo/KMU Southern Mindanao

Warriors blow big lead, lose to Timberwolves in OT

Apr 06, 2016 - 2:08 PM

The Golden State Warriors blow a 17 point lead and must win their last 4 games to break the Chicago Bulls regular season record

UPSET. The Minnesota Timberwolves upset the Golden State Warriors in overtime at the Oracle Arena. Andrew Wiggins, seen here driving past Draymond Green, posts 32 points in the win. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Leonard sets career-high as Spurs stay unbeaten at home

Apr 03, 2016 - 3:54 PM

Kawhi Leonard posts a career best 33 points as the San Antonio Spurs extend their home winning streak to 39 games this year and 48 since last season

CAREER-HIGH. Kawhi Leonard, seen here in a November 2015 game against the Wizards, sets a new career-high, helping the Spurs pull away from the Raptros late in the game. File Photo by MICHAEL REYNOLDS/EPA

Denver Nuggets' Italian forward Gallinari won't return this season

Apr 03, 2016 - 12:01 PM

Gallinari tells the Denver Post he s still not fit to play which means he will have missed the final 23 games of the season

NOT RETURNING. Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari, seen here during a game against the Boston Celtics in January 2016, won't be returning this season due to an ankle injury. Photo by CJ GUNTHER/EPA

Problems mount for Chicago Bulls after Atlanta Hawks defeat

Mar 29, 2016 - 1:53 PM

The Bulls season has gone into a nosedive in recent weeks with the team losing 11 of their last 17 matches to plummet down the standings

REELING. Jeff Teague, seen here in a game against the Washington Wizards on March 23, drops 26 points as the Atlanta Hawks defeat the reeling Chicago Bulls. File Photo by SHAWN THEW/EPA

Thunder stop Spurs for 7th straight win

Mar 27, 2016 - 2:11 PM

The Thunder take advantage of the Spurs decision to sit 4 of their 5 regular starters and sixth man Manu Ginobili

7TH STRAIGHT. Russell Westbrook attempts a shot as the Oklahoma City Thunder get past the San Antonio Spurs for their 7th win in a row. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

NFL studying possibility of China game

Mar 22, 2016 - 7:00 PM

A possible game in Germany is also being considered

NFL IN CHINA? The NFL is studying the possibility of staging a regular season game in China. Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images/AFP

Spurs stung as Jeremy Lin leads Hornets fightback

Mar 22, 2016 - 4:49 PM

Lin drains 29 points including 4 3 pointers as the Hornets shock the in form Spurs

STUNG. Jeremy Lin reacts after making a basket as the Charlotte Hornets take down the San Antonio Spurs. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers' Jordan Clarkson, Nick Young accused of harassment

Mar 22, 2016 - 11:08 AM

Fil Am Jordan Clarkson and Nick Young are involved in harassment claims

HARASSMENT? Nick Young (L) and Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson of the Los Angeles Lakers are being accused of harassment. File Photos by PAUL BUCK and TANNEN MAURY/EPA

LeBron back in groove as Cavs rout Nuggets

Mar 22, 2016 - 10:14 AM

It s a convincing return to form by Cleveland after the embarrassment of Saturday s 122 101 defeat at Miami

BACK IN FORM. LeBron James, seen here during the game against Miami, posts his 41st career triple-double in Cleveland's lopsided win over Denver. Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP

Pelicans shut down Davis for rest of season

Mar 21, 2016 - 12:40 PM

With knee and shoulder injuries in need of surgery Anthony Davis will also probably be forced to miss the Rio Olympics in August

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Drake distracts Bulls into 5-second violation

Mar 15, 2016 - 9:25 PM

The Bulls still have the last laugh as they escape with a 109 107 victory over the Raptors

TRASH TALK KING. Rapper Drake talks trash along the sidelines as Justin Holiday tries to inbound the ball. Screengrab from Vine

Lakers shock mighty Warriors, who suffer sixth loss

Mar 07, 2016 - 10:55 AM

Pre game hype was all about it being Kobe Bryant s final contest against the Warriors but it became much more with a rare win by the cellar dwelling Lakers

HUG. Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers hugs Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors at the end of the basketball game at Staples Center. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors hold off Hawks for 50th win, Pistons shock Cavs

Feb 23, 2016 - 2:06 PM

The Golden State Warriors waste a 23 point third quarter lead but holds on to grab win number 50 in their 55th game of the season

50 WINS. Stephen Curry drives against Paul Millsap as Golden State rolls to its 50th win of the season. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Carmelo Anthony facepalms Steph Curry on defense

Feb 01, 2016 - 5:03 PM

Carmelo Anthony tries to invent a new way of defending Stephen Curry to no avail

FACEPALM. Carmelo Anthony (R) puts his hand on the face of Stephen Curry as he tries to drive to the basket. Photo by JASON SZENES/EPA

NBA: Warriors click to beat Knicks, Clippers blow out Bulls

Feb 01, 2016 - 3:05 PM

The Golden State Warriors notch their seventh straight victory to improve their league leading record to 44 4 while Los Angeles Clippers win their fourth straight

9TH TRIPLE-DOUBLE. Golden State Warriors' Leandro Barbosa (L) and Draymond Green celebrate in the second half against the New York Knicks. Green posts his 9th triple-double of the season in the win. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Lance Stephenson throws down a vicious slam over Julius Randle

Jan 30, 2016 - 5:39 PM

Watch as Lance Stephenson leaps from a few feet away and dunks over Lakers big man Julius Randle

VICIOUS SLAM. Lance Stephenson with the huge slam over Julius Randle. Screengrab from YouTube

NBA: LeBron James reaches milestone in win over Pistons

Jan 30, 2016 - 3:16 PM

LeBron James is the youngest player ever to reach the 26 000 career points

26,000. LeBron James breaches the 26,000-point mark in the NBA. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

LIVE BLOG: San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors

Jan 25, 2016 - 5:48 PM

It s the matchup between the two clear cut best teams in the NBA this season

WATCH: LeBron shoves Curry, then Steph gets even

Jan 19, 2016 - 3:13 PM

Both players send the other to the floor in the NBA Finals rematch dominated by the defending champions

SHOVING MATCH. LeBron James (R) shoves Stephen Curry during the Warriors-Cavaliers finals rematch, but the reigning NBA MVP paid him back later on. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

NBA: Streaking Spurs pummel Mavericks

Jan 18, 2016 - 2:50 PM

San Antonio improves to a 36 6 record equaling the team s best start to a campaign previously achieved in 2010 11

STREAKING. Kawhi Leonard contributes 15 points as the streaking San Antonio Spurs defeat the Dallas Mavericks. File Photo by ERIK S. LESSER/EPA

NBA: Westbrook bounces back to power Thunder past Timberwolves

Jan 16, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Russell Westbrook posts his his fourth triple double of the season and the 23rd of his career

File Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

NBA: LeBron James to the rescue as Cavs edge Mavs in OT

Jan 13, 2016 - 7:10 PM

Cleveland now lead the Eastern Conference standings with a record of 27 9

TO THE RESCUE. LeBron James (right) guides Cleveland past Dallas in overtime. File Photo by JIM LO SCALZO/EPA

NBA: Bryant limps out of Lakers win over Pelicans

Jan 13, 2016 - 6:58 PM

Kobe Bryant limps out of the contest in the second quarter after scoring 7 points in 16 minutes

INJURED AGAIN. Kobe Bryant's (left) Achilles injury acts up again in the Lakers' win over the Pelicans. File Photo by PAUL BUCK/EPA

Spurs rout Nets to equal best start in franchise history

Jan 12, 2016 - 1:35 PM

The Spurs improve to 33 6 matching the team s best 39 game start

ROUT. LaMarcus Aldridge (left) leads San Antonio's rout of Brooklyn to climb to a 33-6 record. File Photo by MICHAEL REYNOLDS/EPA

NBA: Curry helps get Warriors back on track

Jan 05, 2016 - 4:34 PM

Steph Curry scores 30 points in 31 minutes of playing time after having his previous performance cut short because of a recurring left calf injury

BACK ON TRACK. Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (R) goes under the basket for two points against the Charlotte Hornets. Photo by JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

NBA: Horford helps Hawks wear down Rockets

Dec 30, 2015 - 3:58 PM

Al Horford and Paul Millsap post double doubles and the Hawks rally to win a Texas style shootout over the Rockets

HAWKS WIN. Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (left) finishes with 30 points and 14 rebounds to lead his team to a win over the Houston Rockets. File Photo by ERIK S. LESSER/EPA

NBA: Hornets' sting helped fuel Bryant's 'killer instinct'

Dec 30, 2015 - 2:17 PM

As Kobe Bryant makes a stop in Charlotte on his farewell tour he looks back on how the Hornets the team that drafted him but never wanted him helped shape his championship character

ALL SMILES. Kobe Bryant smiles as he runs up the home court of the Charlotte Hornets, the team that drafted him in 1996 but never wanted him on Monday, December 28, 2015. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

NBA: Suns' Eric Bledsoe to miss rest of season

Dec 30, 2015 - 1:39 PM

The Suns say in a statement that Bledsoe will undergo rehab and is expected to return to full playing status for the start of training camp next fall

OUT FOR THE SEASON. Eric Bledsoe (L) tries to drive to the basket against Thomas Robinson during the game between the Phoenix suns and the Brooklyn Nets early in December. Bledsoe is now out for the season with a knee injury. File Photo by JUSTIN LANE/EPA

NBA: Westbrook keys Thunder rally past Nuggets

Dec 28, 2015 - 2:03 PM

Russell Westbrook finishes one rebound shy of another triple double this season while Kevin Durant records a double double for the Oklahoma City Thunder