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WATCH: Disinformation and Democratic Decay Forum 2019

Apr 22, 2019 - 9:33 AM

Bookmark this page to watch the Disinformation and Democratic Decay Forum on Monday and Tuesday, April 22 and 23

WATCH: Visita Iglesia 2019

Apr 15, 2019 - 10:49 AM

The Society of St. Paul’s Philippines - Macau features the churches of the Archdiocese of Nueva Caceres for the Visita Iglesia 2019

Screenshot from St. Paul's Audiovisuals

WATCH: Stations of the Cross 2019

Apr 14, 2019 - 8:00 PM

The Society of Saint Paul Philippines-Macau brings us a virtual yet meaningful Way of the Cross in Ligao City

SORROW. Religious images and actual plays depict the passion and death of Jesus Christ. Religious image photo by Jordan Villa/Rappler; Quezon City inmates theater play photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Comelec shows how to vote in May 13 elections

Apr 11, 2019 - 2:25 PM

Bookmark this page to watch the demo of vote-counting machines conducted by the Commission on Elections in the Rappler office at 2 pm on Thursday, April 11

VOTING MACHINE. The 2019 elections will be the 4th automated electoral exercise in the Philippines. File photo by Alecs Ongcal / Rappler

WATCH: Women In The World Summit 2019

Apr 11, 2019 - 9:44 AM

Watch this gathering of female leaders live

WATCH: 2019 International Journalism Festival

Apr 05, 2019 - 6:07 PM

Rappler will broadcast select discussions from the festival

WATCH: Feeling unsafe on the streets? Try Krav Maga

Apr 04, 2019 - 7:29 PM

This form of self-defense teaches practitioners how to deal with danger – from a simple threat to a life-and-death situation

Screenshot by Rappler

PANOORIN: Universal health care – ano pa ang kulang?

Mar 30, 2019 - 7:55 PM

Paliwanag ng ekonomistang si JC Punongbayan, panimulang hakbang lang ang batas na ito. Marami pang dapat gawin para maging tunay na pangkalahatan ang healthcare sa bansa.

HIGHLIGHTS: March 2019 Supermoon

Mar 20, 2019 - 8:08 PM

Stuck indoors? Watch the Supermoon grace the Wednesday night sky here on Rappler.

LIVE: Senate probes Manila Water's supply shortage

Mar 19, 2019 - 10:03 AM

Manila Water and government officials will face senators on Tuesday, March 19, at 10 am


LIVE: House investigates Manila Water's supply crisis

Mar 18, 2019 - 1:12 PM

The House of Representatives looks into the worst water crisis that struck the capital in recent history

LIVE: Senate hearing on China loans

Mar 05, 2019 - 9:07 AM

Watch the hearing live on Tuesday, March 5, at 9 am


WATCH: Rappler's cyber libel case in a nutshell

Feb 19, 2019 - 8:56 PM

Here are key facts about the cyber libel case that businessman Wilfredo Keng filed against Rappler

Ombudsman: Revilla must pay back plundered P124.5M

Jan 30, 2019 - 10:00 PM

(UPDATED) Prosecutors file a motion for execution of judgment on the civil liability of Bong Revilla, who's again running for senator in the 2019 elections

PLUNDERED FUNDS. Ombudsman prosecutors want former Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr to pay back part of the plundered funds despite his acquittal. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

WATCH: Senate takes on 3rd telco, Angkas, PITX

Jan 30, 2019 - 8:56 AM

The Senate committee on public services is holding a hearing at 10 am on Wednesday, January 30


LIVE UPDATES: Bangsamoro Organic Law Plebiscite

Jan 22, 2019 - 3:52 PM

Bookmark this page for live updates on the Bangsamoro plebiscite

[WATCH] Manila House political forum: Meet the senatorial candidates

Jan 16, 2019 - 5:28 PM

Bam Aquino, Chel Diokno, Samira Gutoc, Harry Roque, and Francis Tolentino discuss issues and pitch for their respective candidacies

LIVE: House hearing on alleged budget anomalies under Diokno

Jan 15, 2019 - 11:22 AM

House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr grills officials over the supposed questionable billions in pesos worth of funds under the 2018 budget and proposed 2019 budget

LIVE: Congress joint session on martial law extension in Mindanao for 2019

Dec 12, 2018 - 9:15 AM

Watch live on Rappler as the Senate and the House of Representatives convene in a joint session to decide on President Duterte's request to extend martial law

PANOORIN: Ano ang magagawa ng gobyerno laban sa inflation?

Dec 08, 2018 - 12:06 PM

Watch this explainer on how the government could bring down inflation

LIVE: JBC interviews candidates for Supreme Court justice | December 5, 2018

Dec 05, 2018 - 8:00 AM

(UPDATED) The Judicial and Bar Council is interviewing 6 applicants for the slot of retiring Associate Justice Noel Tijam

LIVE: Senate hearing on the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange

Dec 04, 2018 - 12:06 PM

Watch the hearing live on Tuesday, December 4, at 12 nn

[WATCH] Chatham House Prize 2018: The Committee to Protect Journalists

Dec 02, 2018 - 9:40 AM

The Committee to Protect Journalists is awarded the 2018 Chatham House Prize in recognition of its efforts to defend the right of journalists to work without fear

WATCH: Sheila Coronel introduces Maria Ressa at the CPJ 2018 awards

Nov 29, 2018 - 11:16 PM

"Maria and her team are a shining example of principled resistance to the erosion of democratic norms."

LIVE: Confirmation hearing of DFA chief Teddyboy Locsin

Nov 28, 2018 - 9:24 AM

Foreign Secretary Teodoro 'Teddyboy' Locsin Jr is set to appear before the powerful Commission on Appointments, which screens the President's appointees

PANOORIN: Ano ang katotohanan sa inflation?

Nov 23, 2018 - 4:53 PM

Paano nga ba sinusukat ng gobyerno ang inflation? Gaano kalala ang sitwasyon ngayon, at ano ang mga salik o factor sa likod nito?

LIVE: Forum on maritime disputes in the South China Sea

Nov 23, 2018 - 11:07 AM

The forum – Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea: Navigating the Diplomatic Waters – brings together high-level officials, diplomats, and experts on the issue

LIVE: CPJ International Press Freedom Awards 2018

Nov 21, 2018 - 8:55 AM

Watch the CPJ International Press Freedom Awards live on Rappler

LIVE: House reopens probe into Dengvaxia controversy

Nov 20, 2018 - 1:40 PM

Lawmakers reopen their investigation into the P3.5-billion Dengvaxia purchase, saying questions remain 'unanswered'

WATCH: Lullabies in prison

Nov 20, 2018 - 12:01 PM

An Iloilo-based filmmaker and teacher gives us a glimpse into the lives of women imprisoned at the Iloilo City Jail

LIVE: ICFJ 2018 Awards Night

Nov 09, 2018 - 6:30 AM

Watch the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) Awards Dinner live from Washington DC

LIVE: Bidding for the 3rd major telco slot

Nov 07, 2018 - 8:35 AM

The bids for the 3rd major telecommunications player slot will be opened on Wednesday, November 7

#HackSociety 2018: What to expect

Oct 30, 2018 - 2:33 PM

(Updated) On Monday, October 29, at least 22 groups of students and young professionals will be in the Rappler newsroom for a two-day ideathon, where they will think, create, and make the first step in building their innovative ventures

LIVE: Senate hearing on P11B worth shabu slipping past Customs

Oct 30, 2018 - 10:45 AM

The blue ribbon committee looks into the biggest shabu smuggling controversy to hit the Duterte administration. Watch the hearing live on Tuesday, October 30

LIVE: House panels resume inquiry into missing P6.8-B shabu

Oct 24, 2018 - 10:59 AM

Can lawmakers solve the biggest drug puzzle under President Duterte's term? Watch the hearing live on Rappler.

MORE QUESTIONS. The House of Representatives Committee on Dangerous Drugs and Committee on Good Government and Public Accountablity resumes its probe into the alleged missing shabu. Photos by Ben Nabong/Rappler and Egay G. Aguilar.

LIVE: Opposition coalition introduces final Senate slate

Oct 24, 2018 - 9:25 AM

Watch the launch of the opposition coalition slate on Rappler

OPPOSITION SLATE. The 8 candidates who make up the opposition's official slate for the 2019 senatorial elections.

#TheLeaderIWant: Pasig’s Vico Sotto on old, new politics

Oct 22, 2018 - 3:02 PM

Rappler kicks off its #TheLeaderIWant series by talking to Pasig city councilor Vico Sotto

WATCH: Senate hearing on 3rd telco selection

Oct 21, 2018 - 4:05 PM

Watch the hearing live on Rappler on Monday, October 22

WATCH: Book launch of 'The RH Bill Story: Contentions and Compromises'

Oct 19, 2018 - 5:43 PM

In her book, Marilen Dañguilan writes a fascinating account of the long and stormy process behind the enactment of the reproductive health law

WATCH: Margielyn Didal stands up for PH skate scene

Oct 06, 2018 - 7:52 PM

The Filipina skater needs support as she aims for the country's first Olympic gold

LIVE: House ethics and privileges panel holds special meeting on Bertiz controversies

Oct 03, 2018 - 9:52 AM

Watch the special meeting on Wednesday, October 3

LIVE UPDATES: Miss World Philippines 2018 Charity Gala Night

Oct 02, 2018 - 9:16 PM

Which candidate will shine tonight? Tune in as we catch the show live.

File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

LIVE: The Atlantic Council StratCom 2018

Oct 02, 2018 - 9:13 PM

The Atlantic Council hosts the Global Forum on Strategic Communications and Digital Disinformation on October 2-3, 2018, in Washington, DC

House resumes probe into missing P6.8-B shabu shipment

Sep 27, 2018 - 10:46 AM

What is expected to happen in the continuation of the House probe into the alleged missing P6.8-billion shabu shipment?

MORE QUESTIONS. The House of Representatives Committee on Dangerous Drugs resumes its probe into the alleged missing shabu.

LIVE: House hearing on impeachment complaints vs SC justices

Sep 25, 2018 - 9:45 AM

Watch the deliberations on the impeachment complaints live on Rappler

LIVE UPDATES: Miss World Philippines 2018 Swimsuit Competition

Sep 20, 2018 - 8:23 PM

The women of Miss World Philippines 2018 show off their best beach wear in El Nido

#DuterteLive: Typhoon Ompong briefing with NDRRMC

Sep 13, 2018 - 5:09 PM

Watch President Duterte live on Rappler

LIVE: Congressional hearing on automated election system

Sep 13, 2018 - 10:20 AM

The hearing on September 13 tackles the recommendations of the Comelec Advisory Council on how to enhance the automated polls in 2019

LIVE: House of Representatives Plenary Session – September 10, 2018

Sep 10, 2018 - 5:38 PM

Watch the plenary session on Rappler

LIVE: Senate hearing on the NAIA runway accident

Sep 10, 2018 - 9:43 AM

Watch the hearing on the Xiamen Air mishap at the NAIA runway live on Monday, September 10