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Robredo: 'Not enough time' for alliance talks vs Duterte

May 07, 2016 - 12:37 PM

I laud Secretary Mar for reaching out but of course that will be all up to both of them if they would in fact agree on something I think we don t have enough time to make all these happen

ALLIANCE TALKS? Liberal Party vice presidential bet Leni Robredo says there's not enough time at this point in the campaign to make an alliance work against Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

Marcos, Robredo tied for top spot in final The Standard VP poll

May 06, 2016 - 9:32 AM

Senator Chiz Escudero who was previously tied with Senator Bongbong Marcos is now ranked 3rd in the tight vice presidential race

STATISTICALLY TIED. Bongbong Marcos and Leni Robredo are statistically tied in the last The Standard poll

Marcos, Escudero, Honasan, 2 Senate bets 'anti-health'

May 05, 2016 - 5:49 PM

Health advocacy groups that lobbied for the passage of the sin tax law warn against top leaders who chose to favor the vested interests of a few over protecting public interest

AFTER SIN TAX LAW. Health advocacy groups call Bongbong Marcos, Chiz Escudero, Gringo Honasan, Ralph Recto, and Tito Sotto as 'anti-health' candidates

WATCH: Kris Aquino interviews vice presidential candidate Leni Robredo

Apr 28, 2016 - 6:18 PM

Leni talks about being the LP s second choice for vice president her choice to maintain a humble household

Duterte: I shot a bully San Beda law student

Apr 21, 2016 - 3:50 PM

The presidential bet regales a crowd in Iloilo with a story of how he shot a fellow San Beda law student who picked on him because he was Bisaya

DUTERTE IN ILOILO. Fresh from the rape remark controversy, Duterte regales a crowd in Iloilo City on April 19, 2016. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

To forgive or not to forgive Duterte?

Apr 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM

A scroll through social media feeds reveals an upheaval as voters weigh in on Rodrigo Duterte s controversial remark about rape

Duterte: Not sorry for rape remark, that's how I speak

Apr 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM

UPDATED I am willing to lose the presidency Do not make me apologize for something which I did which was called for at the moment says the Davao City mayor

Plans and promises: Presidential bets on education

Apr 16, 2016 - 7:53 AM

What does it take to improve the quality of education in the Philippines? Rappler has compiled promises made by each presidential candidate for the country s education sector

EDUCATION PROMISES. What are the presidential candidates' promises when it comes to education? File photo by Marchel P. Espina

The Leader I Want: Dionisio Santiago’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 8:23 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Dionisio Santiago s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

ANTI-DRUG CAMPAIGN. After retiring in 2010, Dionisio Santiago is back again to run for a senate seat in the 2016 elections.

The Leader I Want: Richard Gordon's to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 2:21 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Richard Gordon s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

'I'M NOT OPPORTUNISTIC.' Former Senator and 2013 senatorial candidate Richard "Dick" Gordon says he will not file a disqualification case against Senator Grace Poe.

The Leader I Want: Sherwin Gatchalian’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 12:38 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Sherwin Gatchalian s stand on key issues the next batch of senators candidates will have to address

EDUCATION REFORMS. Valenzuela Representative Sherwin Gatchalian says education will be his primary legislative agenda if he gets elected as senator in 2016. Screenshot from Rappler

The Leader I Want: Leila De Lima’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 10:35 AM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Leila De Lima s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

FIRST RUN. Former justice secretary Leila de Lima files her candidacy for Senator at the COMELEC office in Manila on Thursday, October 15, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Rappler editors' pick: Cayetano wins VP debate

Apr 10, 2016 - 8:56 PM

UPDATED Rappler editors name Alan Peter Cayetano the winner in this intense debate and recap some of the key points raised in the event

PH stars comment on the UST vice presidential debate

Apr 10, 2016 - 8:19 PM

UPDATED Celebrities weighed in on the goings on – including the intense exchanges – in the vice presidential debate at the University of Santo Tomas

CELEBRITIES REACT. Dawn Zulueta, Ramon Bautista, and Heart Evangelista speak up about the vice presidential debates on social media. Dawn Zulueta photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler, screengrabs from Instagram/iamhearte/ramonbautista

The Leader I Want: Jericho Petilla’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:00 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Jericho Petilla s stand on key issues the next batch of senators candidates will have to address

LP SENATOR? Former Energy secretary Jericho Petilla during LP's NECO meeting on September 30, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Levi Baligod’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Levi Baligod s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

ANTI-CORRUPTION CAMPAIGN. Pork scam lawyer Levito Baligod throws his hat into the senatorial race on October 16, 2015. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Lorna Kapunan’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 4:00 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Lorna Kapunan s stand on key issues the next batch of senators candidates will have to address

AGENDA OF HOPE. Senatorial candidate Lorna Kapunan speaks during #TheLeaderIWant Forum at the De La Salle University Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium on January 20, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Susan Ople’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Rappler PHvote s The Leader I Want series looks at Susan Ople s stand on key issues that the next batch of senators will have to address

OFW ISSUES. Susan Ople hopes to review and update policies related to migrant workers if elected into the Senate.

The Leader I Want: Francis Tolentino’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 12:01 PM

Rappler PHvote s The Leader I Want series looks at Francis Tolentino s stand on key issues that the next batch of senators will have to address

LESSONS LEARNED. Former MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino hopes to stop the problems of Metro Manila from happening in other parts of the country.

Show off your vote with the 7-Election presidential cups

Apr 06, 2016 - 5:20 PM

7 Eleven’s customers can ‘vote’ for their chosen president through specially designed GULP cups

MAKE YOUR CHOICE. The Presidential GULP Cups are now available in all 7-Eleven stores nationwide. All photos by Alecs Ongal/Rappler

Erap endorses Poe, Comelec, FBI unlocks iPhone | 12PM wRap

Mar 29, 2016 - 12:15 PM

Watch Rappler’s 12PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Duterte supporters threatened by Romualdos in Camiguin?

Mar 23, 2016 - 8:42 PM

Duterte says It s the usual parochial feudal system When one family dominates they think [the town] is their property already

DUTERTE IN CAMIGUIN. Despite supposed threats from the local government in Camiguin, supporters of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte give him a warm welcome. Photo from Duterte media bureau

Roxas, Robredo go solo in rivals' bailiwicks

Mar 18, 2016 - 9:57 AM

LP standard bearer Mar Roxas visited Davao solo while his running mate Leni Robredo takes on Ilocos region by her lonesome

LP TANDEM. Mar Roxas and Leni Robredo campaign in Makati City. File phot by Mark Cristino/EPA

Aiko Melendez on ex-husband Jomari Yllana, single life, PH politics

Mar 10, 2016 - 3:51 PM

Aiko a former councilor talks about her acting career dating life and her two kids

Rappler, AMA Education System ink deal for #PHvote2016

Jan 28, 2016 - 10:36 PM

The memorandum of understanding allows both organizations to scale up its voter education efforts

YOUTH VOTE. AMA CEO Dr Amable Aguiluz IX (2nd from left) and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa (3rd left) sign the deal to scale up the respective organizations' efforts for the elections. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Duterte, Cayetano to give P75,000-P100,000 salary to policemen

Jan 04, 2016 - 9:33 PM

The sum is 5 times the current monthly wage of the lowest ranking police officer and more than what the PNP chief earns

REVERSING THE EQUATION. A handsomely-paid police force would make crime-fighting more effective and would create a better environment for economy and people to thrive, believe Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Peter Cayetano. Photo from PNP Facebook page

Climate change, disasters, and 5 presidential bets

Dec 11, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Who among the 5 candidates has the best platform to address global warming and natural disasters?

PODCAST: Ace Durano on how legal hurdles bring out Grace Poe's character

Dec 06, 2015 - 11:19 AM

In this interview Rappler editor at large Marites D Vitug talks to Ace Durano about the impact of the Comelec s move on Grace Poe s campaign and the road ahead

Alan Cayetano: Don’t forget Duterte protects women too

Dec 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM

The vice presidential bet says Duterte s pro women policies in Davao City should outweigh his political incorrectness

FOR WOMEN. Alan Peter Cayetano says Rodrigo Duterte has done much to protect the interests of women. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte to CBCP: Ask me to withdraw and I will

Dec 01, 2015 - 7:34 PM

Duterte says cursing the Pope was a slip of the tongue and also challenges bishops to answer for sexual abuses of priests

SLIP OF THE TONGUE. Rodrigo Duterte says his use of curse words is just the way he talks. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Duterte reveals plan to solve Metro Manila transpo woes

Dec 01, 2015 - 12:30 PM

He spends a chunk of his first speech in front of Metro Manila voters explaining his plans for trains airports seaports

SOLVING TRAFFIC. Rodrigo Duterte says a fast train from a new airport in Clark, Pampanga might help traffic congestion both for airports and roads in Metro Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte, Cayetano proclaimed PDP-Laban bets

Dec 01, 2015 - 9:26 AM

PDP Laban finally accepts the Duterte Cayetano tandem

READY FOR 2016. PDP-Laban proclaims Rodrigo Duterte as their presidential candidate and accepts Alan Peter Cayetano as his running mate. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Duterte curses Pope Francis over traffic during his visit

Nov 30, 2015 - 8:35 PM

UPDATED Could the mayor and presidential aspirant have gone too far with his jokes?

RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT. Rodrigo Duterte gives a speech in front of his supporters in Manila on November 30, 2015. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Rodrigo Duterte: Yes, I'm a womanizer

Nov 30, 2015 - 11:08 AM

Dalawa ang girlfriend ko Gusto niyo ako maging presidente? Kailangan niyo malaman ang pagkatao ko says Duterte

FOND OF WOMEN. Rodrigo Duterte happily accedes to a request for a photograph with a female supporter. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte to PDP-Laban: Accept Alan Cayetano as my VP

Nov 30, 2015 - 9:15 AM

They will have to accept my choice That is the prerogative of the candidate says Rodrigo Duterte

'TRUE CHANGE.' Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Peter Cayetano appear together at a concert meant to promote their 2016 tandem held on November 29, 2015 in Taguig City. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Joey Marquez, Vandolph speak up on Alma Moreno's interview with Karen Davila

Nov 26, 2015 - 11:57 AM

Vandolph says Karen Davila humiliated his mom

VANDOLPH. The comedian says that Karen Davila 'humiliated' his mother, Alma Moreno, when she interviewed her. Screengrab from Instagram/vitovandolf

Free head-shaving at Duterte-Cayetano concert

Nov 25, 2015 - 11:17 AM

The free concert will feature artists supporting the tandem of Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Alan Peter Cayetano

Duterte confirms tandem with Alan Peter Cayetano

Nov 23, 2015 - 7:23 PM

Can anything convince Duterte to withdraw from the race? Nothing The die is cast says the Davao City mayor

TANDEM. Rodrigo Duterte decides to team up with Alan Peter Cayetano for the 2016 elections. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Antonio Trillanes' to-fix list for 2016

Nov 21, 2015 - 4:45 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Antonio Trillanes stand on key issues that the next vice president will have to address

RUNNING FOR VP. Senator Antonio 'Sonny' Trillanes IV files his candidacy for vice president with his wife Arlene and members of the Magdalo group. Photo by EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

The Leader I Want: Bongbong Marcos' to-fix list for 2016

Nov 14, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Bongbong Marcos stand on key issues that the next vice president will have to address

VICE-PRESIDENTIAL BID. Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr arrives in Intramuros, Manila, for his declaration to run for vice president on October 10, 2015. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte on presidency: A gamble for my freedom

Nov 10, 2015 - 8:57 AM

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte attends the 45th birthday party of Senator Alan Peter Cayetano where the lawmaker and other supporters again try to convince him to run

GUEST OF HONOR. Rodrigo Duterte meets the rest of the Cayetano family at the 45th birthday party of Senator Alan Peter Cayetano on November 9, 2015. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Bongbong Marcos: Tandem with Miriam ‘not a surprise’ to me

Nov 05, 2015 - 2:35 PM

We believe in many of the same things says Senator Bongbong Marcos addressing questions on his perceived odd tandem with Senator Miriam Santiago

SAME IDEOLOGIES. Senator Bongbong Marcos says he and running mate Senator Miriam Santiago are finalizing their platform for the 2016 elections. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

2016 presidential hopefuls: Mix of males, senior citizens

Oct 29, 2015 - 7:49 PM

79 of the presidential aspirants are male majority are married and about half are senior citizens

Miriam Santiago: FOI priority but my medical records are secret

Oct 27, 2015 - 12:27 PM

Why are you so nasty? What government do you want to grow into if this is your attitude? Santiago tells those who continue to question her medical condition

PRESIDENCY. Miriam Defensor Santiago asks the crowd at the University of the Philippines: 'Do you want a clean, courageous government? If that is the case, do you want me?' File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Isko Moreno is Marcos' 'adopted' senatorial bet

Oct 22, 2015 - 3:32 PM

The Manila vice mayor is part of the senatorial slate of presidential front runner Grace Poe and her running mate Chiz Escudero

ADOPTED CANDIDATE. Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno has been announced as the 'adopted' senatorial bet of vice presidential aspirant Bongbong Marcos. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Rappler Talk: Leila de Lima on justice and elections in the Philippines

Oct 20, 2015 - 10:10 AM

Rappler talked to former justice secretary Leila de Lima about justice and the upcoming elections

PDP-Laban fields presidential candidate

Oct 16, 2015 - 7:08 PM

Martin Diño s candidacy fuels speculation that the party will eventually substitute him with Rodrigo Duterte a move allowed by Comelec rules

RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT. Volunteers against Crime and Corruption chairman Martin Diño files for candidacy for president under PDP-Laban. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Hearts broken as #DuterteSerye 'ends'

Oct 16, 2015 - 6:58 PM

Netizens liken waiting for Duterte to a teleserye or a TV show because of the suspense and excitement it provoked

Duterte a no-show at Comelec, says 'not playing a game'

Oct 16, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Duterte also dismisses talk about substitution saying in Filipino There will be no substituting I am not a substitute I am an original

WAITING FOR DUTERTE. Duterte supporters wait for Rodrigo Duterte the entire day on Friday, October 16, but leave home disappointed. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte definitely not running for president

Oct 16, 2015 - 4:47 PM

3rd UPDATE On the last day of filing of certificates of candidacy he finally ends all speculation about his bid for the presidency

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte says he is running for president. File photo by Editha Z. Caduaya/Rappler