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De Lima asks Aguirre: Where are your drug war EJK cases?

Jul 24, 2017 - 3:07 PM

The DOJ's latest data of extrajudicial killing cases refer only to victims from cause-oriented groups

De Lima asks Aguirre: Where are your drug war EJK cases?

Is DOJ turning a blind eye to EJKs? De Lima and Aguirre exchange claims

Jul 21, 2017 - 6:56 PM

"I've always been relevant. How can concern for EJKs and our rights be ever irrelevant?" says Senator Leila de Lima responding to Secretary Aguirre's criticism.

Is DOJ turning a blind eye to EJKs? De Lima and Aguirre exchange claims

[Newspoint] The other Marcos phenomenon

Jul 15, 2017 - 8:56 AM

Why do Marvin Marcos and others in his infamous league get easy deals from the Duterte regime?

[Newspoint] The other Marcos phenomenon

'Put*ng i*a!': Lacson, senators slam reinstatement of Supt Marcos

Jul 13, 2017 - 2:53 PM

(UPDATED) Senator Lacson, a former Philippine National Police chief, sums up the reinstatement of Superintendent Marvin Marcos with the favorite expletive of the Chief Executive who had ordered it

'Put*ng i*a!': Lacson, senators slam reinstatement of Supt Marcos

Senators: No surprises in SC decision upholding martial law

Jul 04, 2017 - 2:45 PM

With the favorable decision on martial law, administration senators say the government can now focus on clearing operations and rehabilitation efforts in Marawi City

Senators: No surprises in SC decision upholding martial law

Palace: Nothing will change, Pacquiao still People's Champ

Jul 02, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Malacañang reminds Filipinos of the many victories Manny Pacquiao brought to the Philippines throughout his prizefighting career

Palace: Nothing will change, Pacquiao still People's Champ

Former senator Eva Estrada-Kalaw dies at 96

May 25, 2017 - 9:40 PM

Estrada-Kalaw served in the Senate from 1965 to 1972 and was the first woman reelected as senator

Former senator Eva Estrada-Kalaw dies at 96

Pacquiao joins Villar in billionaires' club; Trillanes now poorest senator

May 18, 2017 - 2:12 PM

Compared to 2015, Manny Pacquiao, however, registers a lower net worth in his latest Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN)

Pacquiao joins Villar in billionaires' club; Trillanes now poorest senator

Leticia Ramos-Shahani: The woman who competed with the best

Mar 20, 2017 - 9:48 AM

'Letty' made a name for herself in diplomacy and politics, and championed culture and women's rights

Leticia Ramos-Shahani: The woman who competed with the best

Duterte asked for senators' support during dinner

Mar 15, 2017 - 1:41 PM

(UPDATED) Senators say there's nothing unusual with the 'informal dinner,' saying past presidents did the same thing

Duterte asked for senators' support during dinner

LOOK: Majority senators in full force at 'intimate dinner' with Duterte

Mar 15, 2017 - 7:27 AM

Senator JV Ejercito says they 'discussed the proposed tax reform measure,' one of the priority bills of the Duterte administration

LOOK: Majority senators in full force at 'intimate dinner' with Duterte

De Lima 'in good spirits' at Camp Crame detention

Feb 25, 2017 - 9:28 PM

In her first 24 hours in detention, the senator receives visitors and supporters, and has ginisang munggo and fried fish for lunch, says her chief media officer

De Lima 'in good spirits' at Camp Crame detention

Hundreds on PH streets as Duterte jails top critic

Feb 25, 2017 - 4:12 PM

(UPDATED) Protesters mass outside Camp Crame where Senator Leila de Lima is detained, in a demonstration against the alleged death-squad murders of thousands of drug suspects

Hundreds on PH streets as Duterte jails top critic

De Lima arrest, Villegas vs Duterte, Project NOAH | Midday wRap

Feb 24, 2017 - 3:13 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast with Margie de Leon

De Lima arrest, Villegas vs Duterte, Project NOAH | Midday wRap

TIMELINE: De Lima – from drug probe to arrest

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:44 PM

Rappler looks back at the series of events – from the accusations to the House probes – that led to the arrest of the neophyte senator

TIMELINE: De Lima – from drug probe to arrest

Robredo to public: Be vigilant against silencing of gov't critics

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:00 PM

'Our history as a nation is marred by instances where government officials use the processes of criminal justice to cow, silence, and eliminate critics,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

Robredo to public: Be vigilant against silencing of gov't critics

Leila de Lima: From high-flying lawyer to rights crusader

Feb 24, 2017 - 11:15 AM

'I will have to destroy her in public,' said President Duterte in August last year, then proceeded to build a case alleging she was one of the nation's biggest drug traffickers

Leila de Lima: From high-flying lawyer to rights crusader

CBCP on De Lima arrest: Seek justice, not vengeance

Feb 24, 2017 - 9:06 AM

'It is unchristian to find secret pleasure in the sufferings of others,' CBCP president Archbishop Socrates Villegas says

CBCP on De Lima arrest: Seek justice, not vengeance

Senator Leila de Lima arrested

Feb 24, 2017 - 8:18 AM

'It's my honor to be jailed for the principles I am fighting for,' says the fiercest critic of President Rodrigo Duterte

Senator Leila de Lima arrested

De Lima prepared to be 'first political prisoner under this regime'

Feb 17, 2017 - 3:36 PM

Senator Leila de Lima reacts to the drug case filed against her by the department she once led

De Lima prepared to be 'first political prisoner under this regime'

VLOG: Fil-Am senators at ang 'glass ceiling' sa Hawaii

Feb 16, 2017 - 7:20 PM

While Filipino Americans in Hawaii grow in number, Filipino-American Senator Donovan Dela Cruz says their community cannot rest on their laurels

VLOG: Fil-Am senators at ang 'glass ceiling' sa Hawaii

Senators' Christmas wish for PH: Respect, peace, and healing

Dec 25, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Senator Leila de Lima also wishes that President Rodrigo Duterte be blessed with the gift of life and the grace of compassion

Senators' Christmas wish for PH: Respect, peace, and healing

IN PHOTOS: Philippine Senate turns 100

Oct 08, 2016 - 6:28 PM

Incumbent and former senators celebrate the institution's centennial anniversary

IN PHOTOS: Philippine Senate turns 100

IN PHOTOS: The life and times of Miriam Santiago

Sep 29, 2016 - 10:39 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago excels wherever she goes and leaves a legacy that will endure for years to come

IN PHOTOS: The life and times of Miriam Santiago

'The Iron Lady is dead': Filipinos mourn death of Miriam Santiago

Sep 29, 2016 - 12:45 PM

Tributes pour in online as the nation grieves over the passing of former senator Miriam Defensor Santiago

'The Iron Lady is dead': Filipinos mourn death of Miriam Santiago

Stars pay tribute to Miriam Santiago

Sep 29, 2016 - 12:32 PM

Heart Evangelista, Aga Muhlach, and Kim Chiu are among the stars who took to social media to express their grief over the late senator

Stars pay tribute to Miriam Santiago

PNP, AFP 'cannot run the country,' senator says

Sep 03, 2016 - 2:42 PM

(UPDATED) This comes after President Rodrigo Duterte invited the AFP and PNP 'to run the country in accordance with my specifications' under a state of lawlessness

PNP, AFP 'cannot run the country,' senator says

No violation of due process in Duterte shame campaign – Cayetano

Aug 09, 2016 - 9:52 AM

'Remember these are words, accusations, no confiscation of their properties, no deprivation of liberty. They are not forced to undergo drug tests,' says Senator Alan Cayetano

No violation of due process in Duterte shame campaign – Cayetano

17th Congress of the Philippines: Will laws remain unfunded?

Jul 27, 2016 - 6:00 PM

The Congress that has made the most number of empty promises, so far, is the 15th Congress. How will the 17th Congress fare?

17th Congress of the Philippines: Will laws remain unfunded?

By the numbers: 17th Congress

Jul 25, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Get to know the current members of the Senate and the House of Representatives

By the numbers: 17th Congress

Pacquiao 'ready' to attend Senate sessions regularly

Jul 05, 2016 - 1:21 PM

'Common sense lang naman 'yan eh...Hindi pagalingan sa pagbara, pagalingan sa utak; kailangan common sense na may laman 'yung sasabihin mo, di 'yung puro papogi lang sa camera,' says Pacquiao of his new role as senator

Pacquiao 'ready' to attend Senate sessions regularly

The last session: Serge Osmeña leaves the building

Jun 29, 2016 - 8:30 PM

Senator Serge Osmeña III, three-time senator, self-proclaimed liberal, martial law detainee, 14th in the senatorial race, speaks to Rappler reporter Patricia Evangelista on what it means to say goodbye

The last session: Serge Osmeña leaves the building

Palace, Binay lead tributes for ex-Senate leader Maceda

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:21 AM

Senate President Franklin Drilon says the chamber is coordinating with the family for a necrological service for the late senator

Palace, Binay lead tributes for ex-Senate leader Maceda

Cynthia Villar, 15 other senators richer in 2015

Jun 18, 2016 - 4:45 PM

Cynthia Villar is the only billionaire among the senators in the 16th Congress – a status she has maintained since she first declared her SALN as senator in 2013

Cynthia Villar, 15 other senators richer in 2015

IN PHOTOS: Candid moments during the proclamation of new senators

May 20, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Behind the scenes, many celebrity watchers are disappointed that Mommy D, Sharon Cuneta, and Vilma Santos did not come to the ceremony

IN PHOTOS: Candid moments during the proclamation of new senators

'Naipasok si Dick at ang Kamao': Netizens react to new senators

May 19, 2016 - 9:24 PM

Social media users weigh in as the Philippines' 12 new senators are proclaimed

'Naipasok si Dick at ang Kamao': Netizens react to new senators

Proclamation of senators, Vitaliano Aguirre, EgyptAir | 6PM wRap

May 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

Watch Rappler's 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

Proclamation of senators, Vitaliano Aguirre, EgyptAir | 6PM wRap

Senator-elect Pacquiao on absences: I’ll do my best

May 19, 2016 - 6:23 PM

Senator-elect Manny Pacquiao explains why he can’t promise perfect attendance at the Senate

Senator-elect Pacquiao on absences: I’ll do my best

Meet PH’s 12 new senators

May 19, 2016 - 3:08 PM

(UPDATED) Comelec proclaimed the winners in the 2016 senatorial election: 5 newcomers, 3 reelectionists; 4 returning

Meet PH’s 12 new senators

WATCH: Proclamation of elected senators and party-list groups

May 19, 2016 - 1:50 PM

Watch the proclamation on Rappler!

WATCH: Proclamation of elected senators and party-list groups

PH senators, GDP growth, Chibok girl found | 12PM wRap

May 19, 2016 - 12:48 PM

Watch Rappler's 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson

PH senators, GDP growth, Chibok girl found | 12PM wRap

PH senators, Smartmatic on Comelec, ISS | 6PM wRap

May 17, 2016 - 6:31 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

PH senators, Smartmatic on Comelec, ISS | 6PM wRap

Manny Pacquiao, the senator

May 17, 2016 - 4:00 PM

While he may have received enough support to place him in the Magic 12 in this year's elections, others cannot take Manny Pacquiao seriously as a legislator

Manny Pacquiao, the senator

Proclamation of 12 senators set for May 19

May 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon says the National Board of Canvassers will proclaim the new senators along with newly elected party-list groups

Proclamation of 12 senators set for May 19

Philippines: How to elect a better Senate

Apr 26, 2016 - 10:00 AM

The Philippine Senate is a national body that needs to represent the full diversity of society, but this is not encouraged under the system where we elect them

Philippines: How to elect a better Senate

The life, love and struggles of Jovito Salonga

Mar 10, 2016 - 5:21 PM

Read about the former Senate president and the legacy he leaves behind

The life, love and struggles of Jovito Salonga

Pia Cayetano: Difficult to trust Legarda again after RH budget cut

Jan 14, 2016 - 1:26 PM

(UPDATED) '[The bicameral committee] disregarded the sanctity of the system. The chairperson is supposed to represent our interest,' but did not, says the principal sponsor of the reproductive health law

Pia Cayetano: Difficult to trust Legarda again after RH budget cut

Cancellation of Poe's candidacy: 'Comelec execs can't be dictated to'

Dec 02, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Lawyer Manuelito Luna believes Comelec commissioners are 'independent-minded' and will decide fairly on Poe's cases

Cancellation of Poe's candidacy: 'Comelec execs can't be dictated to'

DOCUMENTS: SET members' opinions on Poe case

Nov 21, 2015 - 2:42 PM

Read here the opinions of 4 senators who voted in favor of Grace Poe, as well as the dissenting opinions of the 3 Supreme Court justices

DOCUMENTS: SET members' opinions on Poe case

DOCUMENT: SET decision on disqualification case vs Grace Poe

Nov 21, 2015 - 1:16 PM

In its 32-page decision, the Senate Electoral Tribunal dismisses the petition for disqualification based on ineligibility filed by losing senatorial candidate Rizalito David against Senator Grace Poe

DOCUMENT: SET decision on disqualification case vs Grace Poe