Grab Philippines celebrates road safety month with first ‘Ka-Grab Safety Ambassador Boot Camp’

Grab Philippines – with the support of the MMDA, HPG, LTO, and road safety experts – rolls out the pilot driver training and education program Editor’s note: This press release is sponsored by Grab and was handled by BrandRap, the sales and marketing arm of Rappler. No member of the news and editorial team participated … Read more

[ANALYSIS] We have been down this road before: The dynamics of Restoration

The political world is full of shadows – of the past. On anniversaries, the population of that past – the former officials, hangers-on, foot soldiers, and lieutenants – shuffles out, briefly, to lay wreaths and trot out memories shiny yet threadbare from constant reuse. It is a population that has learned to keep its head … Read more

‘I didn’t want to die on the road’

Mariupol, once a city of 400,000 people, has been almost completely flattened by prolonged Russian bombardment aimed at breaking the resistance of the city’s Ukrainian defenders It took two days of searching under heavy shelling before twin sisters Hanna and Anastasiya Hrechkina from Mariupol managed to find a ride out of the city. “I lost … Read more