Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Foreign government donors and UN agencies that helped us DO YOU know what countries donated money to the Philippines for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda? How much did they give? These infographics give us a glimpse into the flow of aid from abroad...

Or Marian Rivera's rant about English and intelligence IT WAS not only her wedding to fellow celebrity Dingdong Dantes that hogged the headlines last year. What also made it to the news was her lament about the nasty criticisms over her lack of...

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Global Voices Summit 2015 opens in Cebu on January 24 #GV2015 FROM THE OPEN Internet, online civic movements, human rights in the digital age, digital surveillance, multilingualism online, to legal threats against bloggers and activists - all these will...

MANNY PACQUIAO is busy these days. The Pambansang Kamao or the Pacman, as he is popularly known in the Philippines, is headed for California this week to promote the documentary film "Manny," which, you guessed it, is about his rise as a...

IN CASE you missed our latest stories on disaster aid, it's never too late to read them. Check out our Storify page below. You can scroll down to view the stories or you can click here to be redirected to the PCIJ Storify page. [View the story "Our...

By Cong B. Corrales BARELY a week into the year and another journalist is slain in the Philippines. As the world mourns the brutal attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, here in the Philippines the reign of the culture of impunity continues...