In accordance with the MOA between PBA and SBP, Gilas cadets will be released 30 days prior and PBA veterans will be released 15 days prior
Ambassador to China Jose Santiago Sta Romana says this is China's way of helping in Philippine development in view of improved bilateral ties under President Rodrigo Duterte
'It's important that in the long run, people do realize and accept the reality that the graduates of K to 12 are ready for some of the kinds of work that are available in our economy,' says Philippine Business for Education chair Ramon del Rosario Jr
Father Teresito 'Chito' Soganub, a Catholic priest assigned to Marawi, was seen alive in a part of the city still in the hands of the Maute Group, the military says
The priest kidnapped by terrorists in Marawi City, Father Teresito 'Chito' Soganub, is loved by both Christians and Muslims as he works for peace
(UPDATED) Josh Duhamel, apl.de.ap, Coleen Garcia, and more speak up about the shooting and fire at Resorts World Manila
'Do not be happy, Mr President, that we are the collateral damage of war,' Father Teresito Soganub says in a propaganda video after he was kidnapped in Marawi City
'Frustrating sa amin na maghihintay ka ng wala,' the bishop says as the military has not updated him about a kidnapped priest and at least 12 companions
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon had earlier lamented the government's 'failure' to keep people safe
'We, as a community of human rights, must work harder, be more creative, and develop strategies that we might...overcome the darkness,' says Chairperson Chito Gascon at the 30th anniversary of the Commission on Human Rights
At least 1,847 homicides have been determined to be 'drug-related.' Another 9,000 more cases are still being investigated.
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon says the Universal Periodic Review is more of a 'constructive dialogue' on the human rights situation in the Philippines
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon says the Philippine government should already extend an invitation for Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard to conduct a probe into extrajudicial killings
The PBA commissioner warns Jammer Jamito may no longer be included in future slam dunk contests
'I know you're just performing your job,' Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa tells the Commission on Human Rights
The Commission on Human Rights says it is ready to assist 'in whatever way' witnesses of alleged summary killings
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon says the statement of PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa on the hidden detention cell 'encourages the climate of impunity that perpetuates wrongful action'
(UPDATED) Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon reminds the police of their 'strict obligation to act only in accordance with law'
The Philippine Coast Guard says there will also be high-level visits, port calls, and cooperation against transnational crimes
The Hotshots are through to the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup semifinals and riding on a 6-game win streak where they showcased their most dominant form so far
'It's really seeking a place, a balanced relationship, between the US and China and Russia,' Ambassador-designate to China Chito Santa Romana tells Rappler
Philippine Ambassador-designate to China Chito Santa Romana cites the uncertainty about US President-elect Donald Trump’s foreign policy
'It's going to be quite a challenge,' incoming Philippine ambassador to China Chito Santa Romana tells the Commission on Appointments
Pro-child advocates say the proposal treats children in conflict with the law as criminals, not victims
'This decision will not erase the uncontroverted fact of impunity for human rights violations committed during Martial Law that demands justice,' says Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon
See the maternity photos shot by photographer Shaira Luna
Ricky Vargas isn't walking away from his bid to run for POC presidency just yet
Parokya ni Edgar is coming to Rappler HQ for Live Jam! Watch their mini-concert here!
'Wala Lang Yun' and 'Friendzone Mo Mukha Mo' on Parokya Ni Edgar's new album 'Pogi Years Old' are songs written by Chito for his wife Neri
A day after acquiring Paul Lee, Star has a new head coach
Watch the 6PM wRap with Paterno Esmaquel
(UPDATED) The President also nominates Department of Foreign Affairs spokesman Charles Jose as ambassador to Malaysia
Chito and Neri also reveal the gender of their baby!
Closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage from the BOC command center shows the one involved is an employee of the Asian Terminal Inc (ATI)
Montreal 'expressed her desire to pursue other interests,' says commissioner Chito Narvasa
'As a result, the Commission on Human Rights is unable to respond to every single case. We are at less than 20% now,' investigating 170 cases, says Chairperson Jose Luis Martin Gascon
Senator Leila De Lima rejects the call: 'Why should I? I'm not going to base that on the opinion of someone who has evidently been the defender and the apologist of the President in the Senate'
The Commission on Human Rights has already sent an investigation team, saying there seems to be an 'excessive use of force'
The ICC may intervene if the government fails to address the issue of extrajudicial killings, says CHR chief Chito Gascon
Atoy Co, Allan Caidic, and Alvin Patrimonio pay tribute to coach Baby Dalupan
Members of the executive and the police may be ‘discouraged from cooperating fully’ in the Senate probe to be led by the senator, says Commission on Human Rights Chairman Chito Gascon
Entire sections of Smart Araneta Coliseum were empty during day one of the PBA All-Star weekend
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon hopes President Rodrigo Duterte's remarks will send a signal to law enforcers to follow due process
Rappler looks back on Duterte's campaign promises about education, health, and environment. What do experts, advocates, and members of civil society think about them?