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[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] The OSG and POGOs

Dec 02, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Does the Office of Solicitor General have the power to give advisory opinions to other government agencies like Pagcor?

SEA Games 2019 chef vows to serve athletes 'best and safest food'

Nov 27, 2019 - 9:30 PM

Renowned chef Bruce Lim says his team will cater to the dietary and faith restrictions of participating athletes

BIG TASK. Renowned chef Bruce Lim (right) leads the preparation of food in the SEA Games. Photo by Delfin Dioquino


BCDA guarantees better meals for SEA Games 2019 teams in New Clark City

Nov 27, 2019 - 12:39 PM

Chef Bruce Lim, together with Kapampangan chef Sau del Rosario, leads Culinarya Pampanga in handling the nutrition and dietary needs of athletes and officials

Photo courtesy of BCDA Public Affairs

[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] A correct move for our stock market?

Nov 18, 2019 - 8:27 PM

The proposed Passive Income and Financial Intermediary Taxation Act appears unsound, and Congress may want to rethink it before it's too late

'Don't generalize,' Filipino-Chinese bizmen appeal amid drug accusations

Nov 16, 2019 - 2:42 PM

'Let us be more careful in making public statements that may unnecessarily create rancor, conflicts, misunderstanding, and promote unfair stereotypes,' says the Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Photo of Henry Lim Bon Liong, president of the Filipino Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry

[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] Competition Commission: Hitting the ground running

Oct 21, 2019 - 5:30 PM

Though we are far from the promised land, the commission's significant and aggressive efforts towards achieving its mission are both valiant and promising

Jamie Lim strikes gold to lead Karate Pilipinas' 8-medal haul

Oct 16, 2019 - 1:54 PM

The daughter of PBA legend Samboy Lim dominates as the Philippines also rakes in 3 silver and 4 bronze medals in the Turkey joust

MEDAL HAUL. Jamie Lim (center, upper row) and Karate Pilipinas showcase their wares in Turkey. Photo from Lelen Berberabe


[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] Going global

Oct 07, 2019 - 9:33 AM

Why are there not a lot of Filipino brands taking center stage globally?

Accralaw wins firm of the year in 2019 Asialaw awards

Sep 24, 2019 - 1:39 PM

Senior partner Francis Lim is lawyer of the year

AWARD. Francis Lim of Accralaw is awarded lawyer of the year in the 2019 Benchmark and Litigation Awards of Asialaw. Photo by Rappler

[OPINION | Point of Law] Cutting the Philippines off from the rest of world!

Sep 16, 2019 - 5:30 PM

A liberal outlook in dealing with online platforms will certainly have basis in law. Otherwise, we stand the risk of spiraling down a dangerous path of isolation from the rest of world.

LOOK: Kim Chiu is a vision in white at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019

Sep 14, 2019 - 10:53 PM

The Chinita Princess has come a long way from her first Star Magic Ball outing

CHINITA PRINCESS. Kim Chiu walks the red carpet at the ABS-CBN Ball 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Sandigan junks Napoles' latest motion challenging plunder case

Sep 05, 2019 - 10:07 PM

There is no main plunderer, Napoles argues. The anti-graft court says, ''The eyes are useless when the mind is blind. It is apparent that the information refers to [Jinggoy] Estrada as the mastermind of the PDAF scheme.'

PLUNDER CASE. Janet Lim Napoles emerges from the Sandiganbayan on December 7, 2018. File photo by Jire Carreon

[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] The lawyer's oath and frivolous cases

Sep 02, 2019 - 6:07 PM

Our rules should be amended to expressly provide for personal liability on the part of the lawyer or law firm behind the filing of frivolous cases

[ANALYSIS] Duterte and the POGO dilemma

Aug 26, 2019 - 4:58 PM

Beijing has asked that POGOs be closed, but their departure would in the near term adversely affect the bottom line of several of the Philippines' largest real estate firms. It's for President Duterte to save the sector.

Perpetual reconnects ties with Frankie Lim after one-game leave

Aug 21, 2019 - 2:42 PM

The Altas look to 'move on' from a roller-coaster week as Frankie Lim returns as head coach

BACK ON BOARD. Frankie Lim hopes to turn around the Altas’ campaign. Photo by Michael Gatapandan/Rappler

Perpetual cuts ties with Frankie Lim after 46-point loss

Aug 20, 2019 - 5:33 PM

Perpetual Help athletic director Sammy Acaylar says men's basketball head coach Frankie Lim is no longer connected with the school

CUTTING TIES. Frankie Lim leaves the Perpetual Help Altas after receiving a 46-point beatdown from San Beda in the NCAA Season 95. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Paint relief: Singaporeans make messy art to de-stress

Aug 10, 2019 - 8:53 PM

There are no rules and no time limit – people can keep going until they run out of paint, and let themselves loose on the walls when their canvas is full

DE-STRESSING. This picture taken on August 1, 2019 shows Ashtalaxmi Dinakaran holding onto a canvas as her son Yugan Navin Jeyaratnam, 4, creates a watercolor and acrylic painting at Splat Paint House in Singapore. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

MMDA chair says #MMShakeDrill 2019 shows 'effective' response to disaster

Jul 27, 2019 - 1:27 PM

'I'm confident that with this kind of equipment, training and people, we would be very able to respond effectively,' says MMDA chief Danilo Lim

MMDA Chairman Danny Lim leads the 5th Metro Manila Shake Drill held at MMDA Headquarter in Guadalupe on 27 July 2019. Photo by: Lito Borras/Rappler

Samboy Lim's daughter soars as U.P. summa cum laude

Jun 29, 2019 - 10:30 PM

On his wheelchair, PBA legend Samboy Lim accompanies his daughter, Jamie Christine, as she graduates from college with top honors

FATHER'S LOVE. Despite his medical condition, PBA Legend Samboy Lim accompanies her daughter in receiving her awards on stage during the College of Science graduation at the University of the Philippines Diliman on Saturday, June 29. Supporting his daughter, Samboy Lim's wheelchair is assisted by Jaime Lim as they receive her diploma on stage. Photo by Elijah Allen Macaspac/Rappler

MMDA to ask Duterte hazard pay for traffic enforcers

Jun 15, 2019 - 2:23 PM

MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim tells traffic enforcers that he will write to President Rodrigo Duterte about the matter

HAZARD PAY NEEDED. A recent study showed that MMDA traffic enforcer's blood contains lead due to their nature of work. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Hong Kong gov't to 'pause' divisive extradition bill – reports

Jun 15, 2019 - 12:06 PM

'Shouldn't we cool the citizens down? I think to postpone it for a little bit is not a bad thing. At this moment, the government should self-examine,' says Ann Chiang, a hardcore pro-Beijing lawmaker

PARALYZED. Protesters block roads during a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong on June 12, 2019. Photo by Dale de la Rey/AFP

Sandiganbayan junks bids of Jinggoy, Napoles to dismiss plunder cases

Jun 14, 2019 - 12:55 PM

The prosecution’s evidence, if unrebutted, 'is sufficient to support a conviction for the crime as charged,' says the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan

[OPINION] Teddy Regala: A diamond in the rough

Jun 11, 2019 - 5:37 PM

This piece was delivered during ACCRALAW’s necrological services for the late Teodoro D. Regala, Sr., one of the 5 founding partners of the firm

Krista Ranillo gives birth to fifth child

May 03, 2019 - 11:28 AM

The former actress and her businessman husband welcome their youngest, a baby boy

KRISTA RANILLO. The actress gives birth to her fifth baby. Photo from Krista Ranillo on Twitte

Charlie Lim: Always evolving

Apr 08, 2019 - 10:36 AM

He's the name behind Singapore's refreshes National Day Parade theme song and more

IN PHOTOS: The heat is on for local races

Mar 30, 2019 - 7:47 PM

Local candidates in Metro Manila sweat it out on the first day of their campaign

ALL-IN. Volunteers hoist political campaign posters in Manila on March 29, 2019, the start of the campaign period for local seats for the May 13 polls. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

CHARLIE LIM: ALWAYS EVOLVING

Mar 29, 2019 - 7:34 PM

Get to know the homegrown indie singer-songwriter behind Singapore’s refreshed 1987 National Day Parade theme song, “We are Singapore" and more

For Ana Valdes-Lim, theater is a form of healing

Mar 26, 2019 - 11:00 AM

The Juilliard-trained actress and artistic director of METTA talks about the joy of teaching theater to a new batch of budding thespians

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Charlie Lim

Mar 08, 2019 - 9:27 PM

Get to know Charlie, his music, and his upcoming plans!

Duterte warns Peter Lim: Better commit suicide than surrender alive

Feb 20, 2019 - 6:33 PM

(UPDATED) 'Peter Lim, if I were you, I would commit suicide. Never ever surrender to me alive,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

EARLIER MEETING. In the photo, President Rodrigo Duterte meets with Peter Lim at the PDEA Davao to hear him out on allegations that the Cebuano-Chinese is a drug lord. Malacañang file photo

Ex-Dagupan mayor Benjie Lim dies

Jan 16, 2019 - 11:15 PM

He was the originator of Dagupan's famous Bangus Festival

LEGEND. Benjie Lim is credited as the father of Dagupan City's Bangus Festival.

Napoles, ex-officials to be arraigned over Malampaya scam

Jan 13, 2019 - 7:05 PM

The Sandiganbayan junks with finality all motions which sought to block the criminal charges

Janet Napoles to return to Correctional and welcome new year there

Dec 28, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan says the convicted plunderer failed to prove that the women’s prison ‘poses grave threat to her life and security’

Janet Napoles emerges from the Sandigan bayan after after a guilty verdict was handed down on her plender cases. December 7, 2018. Photo by Jire Carreon

Napoles, Cambe appeal plunder conviction

Dec 28, 2018 - 3:33 PM

Richard Cambe goes to the Supreme Court, while Janet Napoles invokes the increasingly popular main plunderer doctrine

Photo by Jire Carreon

Xian Lim to bullying victims: 'Speak up, we are here for you'

Dec 22, 2018 - 7:40 PM

The actor talks about his own experiences of being physically and verbally abused by bullies in middle school

NO TO BULLYING. Xian Lim opens up about his experiences of being bullied as a kid. Screenshot from Instagram.com/xianlimm

Napoles resists move to Correctional because of 'threats'

Dec 19, 2018 - 11:50 PM

Convicted of plunder, Napoles, however, fails to back up her claim of threats against her life

GUILTY. Janet Lim Napoles is found guilty of plunder by the anti-graft court on December 14, 2018. File photo by Jire Carreon

Updates on Bong Revilla’s acquittal | Evening wRap

Dec 07, 2018 - 9:05 PM

Watch the evening wRap with Quita Chuatico

Sandiganbayan verdict on pork barrel scam: Bong Revilla not guilty | Midday wRap

Dec 07, 2018 - 2:14 PM

Watch the midday wRap with Quita Chuatico

Planted evidence? Wife says Vic Ladlad can't use guns due to health condition

Nov 08, 2018 - 12:36 PM

National Democratic Front consultant Vic Ladlad has emphysema and a 'severe heart condition,' and any physical confrontation can exhaust him, says his wife Fides Lim

LOOKING FOR VIC. Fides Lim blocks the vehicle carrying her husband, arrested NDFP peace consultant Vic Ladlad, at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on November 8, 2018. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

[ANALYSIS] Duterte's health and disclosure: Finding a middle ground

Nov 04, 2018 - 8:33 PM

Information on the President's health is controlled by the Palace and insiders, and there is little to no incentive – politically or legally – for any official to break ranks until the very end

CDO flood project hits snag as Lim Ket Kai changes mind

Oct 22, 2018 - 10:29 PM

DPWH says it could finish the Cagayan de Oro drainage system in 6 months if Lim Ket Kai agrees to allow diggings in a private road inside their complex

File photo of January 16,2017 flood along CM Recto Avenue. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Sandiganbayan affirms graft charges vs Napoles brother Reynald Lim

Oct 11, 2018 - 9:15 PM

The Sandiganbayan Third Division denies the motion of Reynald Lim, brother of Janet Lim Napoles, to dismiss all 194 charges against him

File Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

SC slams reckless drug buy-busts, wants weak cases junked

Oct 02, 2018 - 2:11 PM

In his separate concurring opinion, Associate Justice Marvic Leonen says that playing it fast and loose with procedure 'makes conducive the planting of evidence'

WEAK CASES. The Supreme Court stresses mandatory policy in drug investigation and case buildups. Photo by Rappler

Supreme Court acquits drug suspect over weak case buildup

Oct 02, 2018 - 1:02 PM

The High Court intends to 'weed out poorly built up drug-related cases'

Supreme Court of the Philippines in PAdre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Supreme Court allows drug charges vs Peter Lim to continue

Sep 26, 2018 - 5:21 PM

The Court’s Third Division denies Lim’s request to nullify the Department of Justice (DOJ) reinvestigation

JUNKED. Supreme Court junks Peter Lim's appeal to void the Department of Justice reinvestigation that ultimately found sufficient evidence to charge him for conspiracy to commit illegal drugs.

FALSE: 'Only one executed,' 'none arrested' under Marcos' Martial Law – Enrile

Sep 21, 2018 - 3:17 PM

Many individuals have come forward to share their stories of being arrested and tortured under the Marcos regime

DOJ offers P500K for information on Peter Lim whereabouts

Sep 14, 2018 - 7:20 PM

'We warn those who are coddling or harboring Peter Go Lim that they will be prosecuted for obstruction of justice and punished accordingly,' says Justice Secretary Guevarra

BOUNTY. The DOJ offers P500K for information on the whereabouts of alleged drug lord Peter Lim. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

On the Trillanes case: Who is Judge Elmo Alameda?

Sep 07, 2018 - 8:26 PM

(UPDATED) Judge Elmo Alameda has also handled the serious illegal detention case against Janet Napoles and the homicide case against ex-Batangas governor Jose Leviste

'HIGH-PROFILE' CASES. Judge Elmo Alameda of Makati City RTC Branch 150 is no stranger to high-profile cases. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Xian Lim to host Miss Grand International 2018

Sep 04, 2018 - 10:20 AM

Xian returns as host of the pageant, happening in Myanmar on October 25

Malaysian finance minister cleared in corruption case

Sep 03, 2018 - 7:35 PM

The High Court in the state cleared him of the charges on Monday after the attorney-general's office agreed to withdraw them, official news agency Bernama reports

LIM GUAN ENG. This picture taken on February 21, 2012, shows opposition politician Lim Guan Eng speaking during an interview at his office in Georgetown, some 330 kilometres north-east of Kuala Lumpur. File photo by Mohd Rasfan/AFP