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Duterte to Paolo: If you're guilty, I'll order you killed

Sep 20, 2017 - 8:50 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says he'll protect police if they catch his eldest son committing a crime

ACCUSED. Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte attends the Senate hearing on the P6.4-billion shabu shipment smuggled from China, September 7, 2017. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Toys 'R' Us in PH unaffected by U.S. toy store chain's bankruptcy filing

Sep 20, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Operated by the Gokongweis, Toys 'R' Us Philippines clarifies it is not part of Toys 'R' Us Incorporated's bankruptcy filing in the United States

NORMAL OPERATIONS. It is business as usual for Toys 'R' Us Philippines, which operates 34 stand-alone stores and 44 Toybox outlets inside Robinsons Department Store branches. File photo

Ombudsman panel urges Sandiganbayan to convict Imelda Marcos for graft

Sep 17, 2017 - 5:45 PM

The graft charges against former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte 2nd District Representative Imelda Marcos have spanned 26 years

UN honors Zobel de Ayala as pioneer of sustainable development

Sep 14, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala becomes the first business leader from the Philippines and Southeast Asia to be recognized by the United Nations for efforts in championing sustainability

In praise of mama’s cooking

Sep 13, 2017 - 3:20 PM

For my mama cooking is more of an expression of love and less of an obligation

ABS-CBN begins cinema management as part of DoubleDragon partnership

Sep 12, 2017 - 10:40 PM

The media giant opens two of the 10 planned cinemas it will operate in DoubleDragon Properties CityMalls

Photo courtesy of ABS-CBN

[Two Pronged]: Friends without benefits

Sep 11, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Toni seeks advice about her relationship with her husband

Illustration by Alyssa Arizabal

Paolo Duterte's ex-wife Lovelie among President's guests in Malacañang

Sep 11, 2017 - 3:53 PM

UPDATED Yet President Rodrigo Duterte claims he hasn t seen for the last 10 years Lovelie Sumera whose family s ukay ukay business gave rise to suspicions that Paolo Duterte is a smuggler

Presidential son-in-law: Who is Manases Carpio?

Sep 06, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Manases Carpio President Duterte s son in law is involved in private legal practice as part of the Carpio Duterte Lawyers firm

How Cristine Reyes, Ali Khatibi balance work with family time

Sep 06, 2017 - 2:00 PM

From going on TV and photo shoots to taking care of their two year old daughter Cristine and Ali talk about how they balance family life with their busy careers

Immunity for Marcoses? Admit your sins first – Robredo

Sep 06, 2017 - 1:10 PM

Mahirap magpatawad sa isang tao na di naman inaamin yung kasalanan says Vice President Leni Robredo on the government possibly granting immunity to the Marcos family if they return ill gotten wealth

CONFESS BEFORE IMMUNITY. Vice President Leni Robredo answers reporters' questions on September 6. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

French court orders magazine to pay 100,000 euros over Kate topless pics

Sep 06, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The royals sued gossip magazine Closer for invasion of privacy

THE DUKE AND DUCHESS. Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton win the case against the French magazine that published topless photos of the duchess in 2012. Photo from Twitter.com/KensingtonRoyal

Duterte has authority to deal with Marcoses, says Lagman

Sep 05, 2017 - 4:13 PM

Most probably he doesn’t know that he has an existing continuing authority says Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman

'ALREADY THERE.' An opposition lawmaker says the President already has the power to begin negotiations with the Marcos family. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Kate Middleton hamil anak ketiga!

Sep 04, 2017 - 5:48 PM

Berita kehamilan Kate Middleton dikonfirmasi pihak Istana Kensington Senin 4 September

HAMIL KETIGA. Kate Middleton tengah mengandung anak ketiganya dengan Pangeran William. Foto dari akun Instagram @kensingtonroyal

Malacañang awaiting Congress nod to negotiate return of Marcos wealth

Sep 04, 2017 - 1:35 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte needs Congress to set parameters of the talks says the Palace

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with birthday celebrant Davao City First District Representative Karlo Nograles, his father former House Speaker Prospero Nograles, the congressman's wife Marga and Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos during the birthday celebration at the Mergrande Ocean Resort in Davao City on September 2, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Manila’s newest digital park will give you a glimpse of the future

Sep 01, 2017 - 10:30 AM

Open for one weekend only see how you can help reshape the future today

How to keep up like the Kardashians

Aug 31, 2017 - 6:31 PM

Love them or hate them you can t deny that these women have the ability to turn garbage into gold

Duterte says Mile Long property for sale

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:50 PM

Proceeds from the sale would fund government housing projects according to President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte makes his way to the podium to deliver his speech during the oath-taking ceremony for the promoted Star Rank Officers of the Philippine National Police at the Malacañan Palace on August 30, 2017. Malacañan Photo

Duterte hits Lopez Holdings for 'debt' to government

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:05 PM

Lopez Holdings formerly called Benpres Holdings is owned by the Lopez family which runs ABS CBN network – a target of President Rodrigo Duterte s tirades

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte warns government workers to avoid corrupt practices in his speech during the 113th Founding Anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) at its National Office in Quezon City on August 2, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Robredo: ‘Never too late’ for Marcoses to return all ill-gotten wealth

Aug 30, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo is hoping that the Marcoses would return all their ill gotten wealth to the Filipino people

ADMIT ILL-GOTTEN WEALTH. Vice President Leni Robredo says the supposed bid of the Marcoses to return money to the government should come with an admission that they stole public funds. File photo from the Office of the Vice President

Senators to Marcoses: Return all ill-gotten wealth, not just 'crumbs'

Aug 30, 2017 - 4:25 PM

Kung ano ang kabuuan na ninakaw ibalik Di naman yung pinaambunan ka lang ayos na says Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III

Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos (left), Congresswoman Imelda Marcos (center) and Former senator Bongbong Marcos (right) on August 9, 2017, during Inquiry into the use by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte tobaco excise tax to purchase of motor vehicles made through cash advances without the benefit of public biddings for the total amount of P66.45 million. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

'Imelda Marcos wanted to return 7,000 tons of gold to PH'

Aug 30, 2017 - 4:24 PM

Once upon a time the Iron Butterfly admitted to a long time political foe that she wanted to return 7 000 tons of gold to the Philippines

CHIT-CHAT WITH IMELDA. Buhay Representative Lito Atienza recalls a rather surprising conversation with the former first lady. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

‘Is Duterte the Marcos spokesman?’ – lawmakers

Aug 29, 2017 - 10:30 PM

The Campaign Against the Return of the Marcoses to Malacañang CARMMA adds Not only has Duterte sponsored the official rehabilitation of the dictator he now also facilitates the exemption of the Marcos heirs from accountability and punishment

4 lessons on motherhood from LJ Moreno-Alapag, Nikka Garcia, and Isabel Oli

Aug 29, 2017 - 10:28 PM

The 3 women share lessons on motherhood career and the importance of taking care of yourself

Duterte defends son-in-law, distances self from Paolo's ex-wife

Aug 29, 2017 - 7:50 PM

But President Rodrigo Duterte says his promise to resign covers only his children as he cannot control the activities of others

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the inauguration of the Solar Philippines Factory at the First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) in Sto. Tomas, Batangas on August 23, 2017, reiterates that his intensified campaign against illegal drugs, corruption and crime will remain unrelenting amid all the criticisms and impending ouster plots. Malacañan Photo

Duterte: Marcos family to return some wealth to gov't

Aug 29, 2017 - 5:08 PM

UPDATED The President says he accepts the Marcoses explanation for why they kept ill gotten wealth whether or not it is true

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 19th founding anniversary of the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) at the Malacañan Palace on August 16, 2017, reiterates that his intensified campaign against illegal drugs, corruption and criminality will remain unrelenting amid all the criticisms hurled against him. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

WATCH: Who is Kian?

Aug 26, 2017 - 11:56 PM

Kian delos Santos is only a name to many Filipinos His friends share how he lived his life with them

PAYING LAST RESPECT. Friends and family continue to seek justice for Kian after he was shot dead on August 16. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Mile Long tenants to Duterte: Please help us

Aug 20, 2017 - 7:02 AM

Unfair para kaming aso tinapon ka tinadyakan ka palabas na alis kayo dito says a tenant for 33 years

PLEASE HELP. A sign on the door of Creekside Hotel claims they were misled by Sunvar. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Evicted

Aug 19, 2017 - 8:37 AM

Sunvar tenants vacate the Mile Long property

PARKING SPACE. Buses of the OSG now occupies the parking lot of Mile Long.

273 tenants face eviction at Mile Long

Aug 17, 2017 - 10:14 AM

Sunvar appeals to the government to consider the businesses that will be affected by the eviction

VACATE. Staff of a production company inside Mile Long property in Makati say they have began packing up in compliance to the vacate order personally served by Solicitor General Jose Calida. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Cebu Pacific to launch flights from Zamboanga to Sandakan, Malaysia

Aug 16, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Now the previous 14 hour travel by sea is cut down to just a 40 minute airplane ride says Cebgo president and CEO Alexander Lao

NEW ROUTES. Cebu Pacific announces 4 new routes, including its first international route out of Zamboanga City. File photo courtesy Cebu Pacific

How the Sy family and Dennis Uy became business partners

Aug 15, 2017 - 6:04 PM

Davao based businessman Dennis Uy has earned the trust of the Philippines richest family the Sys who backed him in his foray into shipping and logistics

Sit down interview with Phoenix Petroleum President and CEO Dennis Uy on July 12, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte: Give me evidence that Paolo Duterte is corrupt

Aug 11, 2017 - 11:32 PM

The President says he ll step down if anyone can show him an affidavit proving his son Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte is involved in smuggling

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers a message during the Southern Philippine Medical Center (SPMC) Children's Cancer Institute (CCI) Thanksgiving and Open House at the SPMC in Davao City on August 10, 2017. Also in the photo are SPMC Chief Dr. Leopoldo Vega and CCI Head Dr. Mae Dolendo. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Ozamiz court won't allow Nova Parojinog, brother to attend parents' burial

Aug 11, 2017 - 9:27 PM

Presiding Judge Edmundo Pintac says the Parojinog siblings who are facing charges of illegal possession of firearms and drugs are high risk suspects

VIGIL. Relatives of the Parojinog family on Thursday, August 10, 2017, pay their last respects at the wake of Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr, his wife Susan, siblings Octavio Jr and Mona, and 11 others, who were killed in a pre-dawn raid on July 30. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Net interest, fee-based earnings drive RCBC's income in 2nd quarter

Aug 11, 2017 - 10:55 AM

The bank s net income in the 2nd quarter of 2017 soars by 67 to P1 34 billion from the P806 million booked in the same period in 2016

P2-M reward for arrest of cops in cahoots with Parojinogs – Duterte

Aug 09, 2017 - 5:34 PM

President Duterte warns the policemen shortlisted in the killing of so many civilians buried in the back of the barangay hall

President Rodrigo Duterte attends the 116th Police Service Anniversary in Camp Crame in Quezon City on August 9, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

SM Investments earns over P16 billion in just 6 months

Aug 09, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Even without the benefits of an election year the Philippines biggest conglomerate sustains growth across its core businesses

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, July 30-August 5, 2017

Aug 06, 2017 - 1:53 PM

Must watch videos from this week

NICANOR FAELDON. Bureau of Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon holds a press briefing at Bureau of Customs Office in Port Area, Manila on August 2, 2017. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler.

PNP to Parojinog witnesses: Bring your claims to court

Aug 04, 2017 - 5:07 PM

PNP spokesperson Dionardo Carlos says it is the only way that erring cops can be penalized

Manny Pangilinan to eventually divest from Inquirer

Aug 04, 2017 - 4:45 PM

The intention is to give 100 [ownership in Inquirer] to [Ramon Ang] says Manuel Pangilinan who holds a minority stake in Inquirer

INQUIRER TAKEOVER. Manuel Pangilinan (right) says he has no problem divesting from Inquirer so that the takeover of Ramon Ang (left) will be seamless. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Parojinogs charged with illegal possession of firearms, drugs

Aug 03, 2017 - 8:45 PM

UPDATED The Department of Justice also rules that the detention of the Parojinog siblings is valid even if the 36 hour prescribed period already lapsed

INDICTED. The Parojinog siblings remain detained at the PNP Custodial Center in Camp Crame, Quezon City. Mugshots from PNP

Lopezes to sell minority stake in EDC to consortium for up to P14B

Aug 03, 2017 - 8:10 PM

GIC and Macquarie are looking to acquire First Gen s 10 6 stake and public investors 36 5 stake in EDC which may eventually be delisted

Autopsy reports point to Parojinogs fighting back – PNP

Aug 03, 2017 - 3:25 PM

The PNP also clarifies that the white object that Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog refused to give to cops was a piece of paper containing names

DEAD. The body of the mayor's wife, Susan Parojinog, after the operation. Sourced photo

Duterte wants to sue Prietos, Rufinos for 'economic sabotage'

Aug 02, 2017 - 10:35 PM

If he pushes through with the case the President says he won t allow the families to post bail to give them a taste of prison life

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the mass oath-taking ceremony of presidential appointees and officials from various organizations in a ceremony at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace on July 17, 2017, warns the newly-appointed officials to avoid corrupt practices. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte on Parojinog slay: Police had to shoot

Aug 02, 2017 - 8:30 PM

UPDATED The President says the Parojinogs of Ozamiz City got what they deserved

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in an interview on the sidelines of his attendance to the Davao Investment Conference 2017 at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on July 21, 2017, explains the reason why he asked for a five-month extension on the martial rule in Mindanao. He reiterated that he wants to avoid a spillover of extremism in other parts of the island. Malacañan Photo

City mayors 'surprised and saddened' by Mayor Parojinog's death

Aug 01, 2017 - 8:09 PM

Parojinog is the third mayor who died by the bullet and was accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of keeping ties in the illegal drug trade

'NANLABAN'. Police say the Parojinogs fought back in serving a search warrant forcing them to fire back . Photo courtesy of Ozamiz City official website

Thousands in Cordillera, Ilocos displaced by Huaning, habagat

Jul 31, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Most of the displaced from northern Luzon are staying with relatives while hundreds in other parts of Luzon are in evacuation centers

Duterte gov't to abolish agency hunting Marcos plunder

Jul 26, 2017 - 9:06 PM

They don t do anything What do they do? Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says as he tells reporters the government plans to scrap the Presidential Commission on Good Government PCGG

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 24, 2017

Jul 24, 2017 - 10:42 AM

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Headway on AIDS threatened by funding slowdown

Jul 23, 2017 - 12:09 PM

Kaiser Family Foundation says the cut in the HIV AIDS funding could lead to 200 000 new infections

BUDGET CUT. US President Donald Trump's budget saw a decrease of $1 billion in terms of funding for the global fight against HIV infection.