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IN PHOTOS: PH bet Elizabeth Clenci at the Miss Grand International 2017 preliminaries

Oct 23, 2017 - 11:44 PM

Elizabeth Clenci wears an evening gown by Benj Leguiab

Winwyn Marquez seeks PH's first Reina Hispanoamericana crown

Oct 23, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Wyn, who is already in Bolivia for the pageant, says that her not speaking Spanish should not be an issue

Hot Halloween Looks: Morticia Addams

Oct 23, 2017 - 8:23 PM

This look is equal parts glamorous and goth

DOT launches 'It's More Fun in Philippine Farms' to promote farm tourism

Oct 23, 2017 - 7:01 PM

The program aims to encourage travelers to try farm tourism as an activity

Go natural! Watsons launches their line of organic skin care

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Stephanie Zubiri-Crespi and Patricia Prieto swear by the benefits of olive and argan oils

Hot Halloween Looks: Betty Boop

Oct 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Here's a Halloween look anyone can rock!

[Two Pronged] What sort of man should I look for?

Oct 22, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Red asks our Two Pronged duo what he should look for when it comes to choosing who to date

IN PHOTOS: Laura Lehmann's 'Dances of the World' costume at Miss World 2017

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Laura's costume for 'Dances of the World' is designed by Bessie Besana

Laura Lehmann tells fans to give Miss World a chance

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:00 PM

'I just want you to know that Miss World has integrity. They will choose a winner who is deserving, whoever that girl is,' says Laura

5 things to ask before buying indigenous weaves

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Bright colors and cool patterns are making their way to our day-to-day outfits – but how do you make sure you're not appropriating a culture?

Mark Ruffalo thanks Filipino artist for ‘sustainable, awesome’ Hulk action figure

Oct 21, 2017 - 3:53 PM

(UPDATED) 'Elmer Padilla made this for me so I just wanted to give a nice shoutout. Not only is this inventively creative, but it's sustainable and just pure awesome!' tweets 'Hulk' star Mark Ruffalo after receiving the action figure made out of flip-flops

Miss Grand International: A Pageant for Peace

Oct 21, 2017 - 1:52 PM

The pageant’s main advocacy is to bring peace and to stop the wars in the world

Last chance to see: The timeless and child-like feel 'The Sound of Music'

Oct 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM

You only have until tomorrow to catch this iconic production!

'Ang Pag-uusig' translates 'The Crucible' for the Filipino in the time EJKs

Oct 20, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ang Pag-uusig' is necessary theater not only because of its relevance but also because of its artistry and virtuosity

WATCH: Get Maricar Reyes' Star Magic Ball 2017 look

Oct 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Everyone can rock a red, red lip just like Maricar

Weekend to-do: Catch these Danish films for free

Oct 20, 2017 - 6:05 PM

Got nothing to do this weekend? Hit the cinemas for the Danish film festival at Shang.

Berlin Forecast Festival features Renan Laru-an and Buen Calubayan

Oct 20, 2017 - 4:09 PM

Rappler talks to the two Filipino artists who are participating in the festival this October

PICC. The building is the subject of artist Buen Calubayan's work at the Berlin Forecast Festival. Photo courtesy of Berlin Forecast Festival

Iya Villania on motherhood and keeping your child active

Oct 19, 2017 - 9:00 PM

The actress and TV host also shares why she's happy to have Primo in the spotlight

6 fun facts: Bb Pilipinas Globe 2017 Nelda Ibe

Oct 19, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Meet the country's bet to the Miss Globe 2017 pageant in Albania

Binibini Send Off for Liz Clinci, Mariel de Leon and Nelda Ibe

These water-repellent sneakers are perfect for your daily commute

Oct 19, 2017 - 3:24 PM

MUJI's sneakers are comfy, affordable, and water-resistant

4 lessons in creativity from design master Kenneth Cobonpue

Oct 19, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Kenneth talks about the importance of hard work and how inspiration can strike anytime

Everyone is talking about sexual harassment and this is why you should, too

Oct 18, 2017 - 9:30 PM

If it hasn't happened to you, it's happened to someone you know

5 tips for traveling in an eco-friendly way

Oct 18, 2017 - 8:40 PM

Lessen your impact on the environment while traveling with these tips

ZERO WASTE. Containers are recycled and refilled with toiletries to keep them from ending up in landfills. Photo courtesy of MUNI

LOOK: Rapplers try and review Vice Ganda's lip kits

Oct 18, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Find out what these ladies think of Vice Ganda's line of lip products

VICE COSMETICS. Vice Ganda launches his own makeup line, starting with a collection of liquid lip kits. All photos by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Pour the perfect pint of beer in 9 steps

Oct 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM

How you fill your glass can make a world of difference

STELLA ARTOIS. The Belgian beer brand follows a 9-step custom for pouring. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Get the softest leather daybed in this Makati store

Oct 18, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Flexform has officially launched in Manila with an incredibly elegant showroom

UNDERSTATED. Flexform's style is all about subtle sophistication. Photo by Tedrick Yau

Say yes! How to find the perfect wedding dress for your body type

Oct 18, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Everyone wants to have the perfect dress for their big day. Let your silhouette guide your sense of style!

Writer Margaret Atwood gets 2017 Kafka award

Oct 18, 2017 - 11:32 AM

'The Handmaid's Take' author is honored for her contribution to literature

U.S. author George Saunders wins 2017 Man Booker Prize

Oct 18, 2017 - 11:03 AM

The author receives the award for his full-length novel 'Lincoln in the Bardo'

Trip to Busan: Zombie-free, but still a fantastic experience

Oct 17, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Equal parts bustling city and idyllic seaside escape, Busan has a little something for everyone

A Quiapo ancestral house fights for survival

Oct 17, 2017 - 8:30 PM

In a city that tends to forget its heritage, Bahay Nakpil's biggest struggle is simply to keep standing

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Makeup, toys, gadgets, and more – here's what you can get at Miniso PH

Oct 17, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The inexpensive Japanese lifestyle brand is set to open many more branches in the Philippines

Veteran actor Chinggoy Alonso dies

Oct 17, 2017 - 9:45 AM

The actor dies after battling colon cancer

WATCH: Piolo Pascual performs DOT 'Bring Home a Friend' theme song

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:45 PM

Piolo is also announced as the Philippines' tourism ambassador

IN PHOTOS: The classic, the quirky, and more at ManilArt 2017

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:43 PM

From idyllic oil on canvas scenes to moving sculptures and LED display art, there is something for all art lovers at ManilArt 2017

ART EVERYWHERE. From the classic paintings to unique artworks like these carved ostrich eggs by Danny Rayos del Sol, Manilart offers something for every art aficionado. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang

Katherine Espin on her reign as Miss Earth 2016

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:30 PM

The Ecuadorian beauty queen shares how she spreads the message of hope on social media and the qualities she looks for in her successor

Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

Find the perfect wedding gown with the hosts of 'Say Yes to the Dress Asia'

Oct 16, 2017 - 8:00 PM

After dressing 18 brides for 'Say Yes to the Dress Asia,' Daphne Iking and Jovian Mandagie talk abut how to deal with bridezillas and finding the right dress for different cultures

You can bring these eco-friendly bags wherever you go

Oct 16, 2017 - 4:15 PM

They're good for the environment, and your outfit!

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach, Maureen Wroblewitz lead ICanServe fashion show

Oct 15, 2017 - 10:37 PM

The ICanServe Foundation holds its annual fashion show for the benefit of breast cancer patients, featuring the creations of 6 designers

Rebuilding the churches of Bohol

Oct 15, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Four years after an earthquake leveled both the Loon Church and the Maribojoc Church, the reconstruction of the two historic structures has begun

WHAT REMAINS. The image of Christ the King stands intact at the entrance of the ruins of the Holy Cross Parish Church in Maribojoc. Photo courtesy Isabel Templo

Fenty Beauty's holiday collection available in PH

Oct 14, 2017 - 6:33 PM

The limited edition Galaxy Collection is a glitter-lover's dream!

Jump into 'Death Pool' at Cabongaoan Beach in Pangasinan

Oct 14, 2017 - 4:12 PM

From a sleepy town to a thrill-seeker’s destination, Cabongaoan Beach and its Death Pool have been grabbing tourists' attention

These 3 artists are collaborating on a comic compilation

Oct 14, 2017 - 2:31 PM

Get to know the amazing all-girl group behind 'Beyond Vol. 2'

IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

Oct 14, 2017 - 2:15 PM

The ladies are welcomed to the Philippines, plus Hollywood actor Steven Seagal drops by

Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

IN PHOTOS: Dayaw, PH’s indigenous peoples festival

Oct 13, 2017 - 6:36 PM

The 'Dayaw' festival brings together indigenous peoples from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao to share their culture and heritage

Nia Sanchez,Tegan Martin on life after Miss Universe

Oct 13, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The two former title holders share tips for aspiring beauty queens and their project called Universal Confidence

IN PHOTOS: Elizabeth Clenci's national costume at Miss Grand International 2017

Oct 12, 2017 - 11:13 PM

(UPDATED) Elizabeth's costume is designed by Jear Sond Demavivas

[Two Pronged] Are my mom's actions considered sexual abuse?

Oct 12, 2017 - 8:00 PM

This week, Two Pronged reader Michael asks our duo about certain experiences he had growing up

Vice Ganda ventures into makeup with Vice Cosmetics

Oct 12, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Vice launches his first lipstick line

SHOPPING ALERT: This one-day pop up bazaar happens tomorrow!

Oct 12, 2017 - 12:41 PM

Get first dibs on the best Manila has to offer, curated by Tessa Prieto-Valdes