A Separation

Bill on dissolution of marriage filed in Congress

Aug 07, 2017 - 9:28 PM

House Bill 6027 however does not define what constitutes severe and chronic unhappiness one of the grounds for seeking to end a marriage

DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE. Under House Bill 6027, a marriage may be dissolved based on irreconcilable differences or severe and chronic unhappiness.

Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce separation

Aug 07, 2017 - 12:07 PM

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris who were together for 8 years post a joint statement about the separation on social media

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 21: Actors Anna Faris (L) and Chris Pratt at the Chris Pratt Walk Of Fame Star Ceremony on April 21, 2017 in Hollywood, California. Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney/AFP

SC orders Fariñas, 2 others to answer Ilocos 6 petition

Jul 25, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The detained Ilocos Norte officials are released almost simultaneously with the announcement of the High Court s directive

Retired army general convicted again for corruption

May 25, 2017 - 10:40 PM

In a separate corruption case Jose Ramiscal Jr is already convicted of malversation and the falsification of public documents

Sandiganbayan photo by: DARREN LANGIT

After child and separation, Janet Jackson resumes tour

May 03, 2017 - 12:06 AM

Janet says her concert tour will now be known as State of the World

[Two Pronged] My boyfriend has a secret wife and child

Jan 27, 2017 - 10:02 PM

Lidia asks whether or not she should stay with her boyfriend of 3 years after she finds out that he is married and has a son with another woman

Sunshine Dizon drops charges against husband, to file for annulment

Jan 06, 2017 - 12:07 AM

Sunshine Dizon says she filed for desistance and will file for annulment for the sake of her children

'Supergirl' actress Melissa Benoist files for divorce from Blake Jenner

Dec 28, 2016 - 11:36 AM

The Supergirl actress cites irreconcilable differences as reason for the divorce

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 11: Melissa Benoist (L) and actor Blake Jenner attend the screening of "Everybody Wants Some" during the 2016 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at Paramount Theatre on March 11, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Mike Windle/Getty Images for SXSW/AFP

Timothy Tan apologizes, Sunshine Dizon responds

Dec 23, 2016 - 7:41 PM

Sunshine Dizon responds to Timothy s public apology to her and their children

P18B in contributions not credited to SSS, GSIS, AFP-RSBS members

Nov 01, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Among the 6 state run pension funds and housing agencies the Social Security System SSS topped the list with P9 939 billion in so called undistributed collections

Top US official visiting PH, set to tackle 'uncertainty'

Oct 23, 2016 - 1:02 AM

Previously scheduled before President Duterte s announced economic and military separation from the US the visit of Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel happens this week

TOP OFFICIAL. US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Daniel Russel speaks during a press conference in Hanoi on May 10, 2016. File photo by Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP

Stars, industry members remember Lilia Cuntapay

Aug 20, 2016 - 4:54 PM

Antoinette Jadaone Paolo Ballesteros Aiza Seguerra and more say goodbye to the late iconic actress

REST IN PEACE. On social media, industry members pay their respects to the late 'Horror Movie Queen' Lilia Cuntapay. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler, Screengrabs from Instagram/pochoy_29/iceseguerra

Donita Rose confirms separation from husband

Jul 14, 2016 - 12:26 AM

Donita says she and husband Eric Villarama have been separated for some time now

Ozzy Osbourne, wife Sharon separate – report

May 08, 2016 - 3:35 PM

E News reports that Ozzy lead singer of band Black Sabbath has moved out of the couple s home in Beverly Hills

Turkey PM says draft constitution will guarantee secularism

Apr 27, 2016 - 10:00 PM

UPDATED Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu vows to ensure that the state is at an equal distance from all faith groups

Turkish Prime Minister and the leader of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Ahmet Davutoglu delivers a speech during AK Party's provincial chairmen meeting in Ankara on April 27, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Steph Curry & Gringo Honasan

Feb 25, 2016 - 12:19 PM

Only 5 people separate the NBA MVP and the former rebel soldier

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Maria Ozawa & Ferdinand Marcos

Feb 25, 2016 - 4:00 AM

Only 6 people separate the Japanese adult star and the dictator

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Maine Mendoza & Fidel V. Ramos

Feb 24, 2016 - 4:48 PM

Only six people separate YayaDub and the former president

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Nadine Lustre & Tito Sotto

Feb 23, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Only six people separate Lustre and the senator

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Pia Wurtzbach & Juan Ponce Enrile

Feb 22, 2016 - 4:12 PM

Only five people separate the 2015 Miss Universe and the senator

PODCAST: Annulment 101

Jan 10, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Where do broken hearts go? To court? Let s talk about annulment in the Philippines

Christmas wildfire claims more than 100 homes in Australia

Dec 26, 2015 - 10:05 AM

An out of control bushfire flares in a scenic area of southern Australia on Christmas Day and destroys more than 100 houses

BUSHFIRE. A handout picture made available on 26 December 2015 shows a bushfire at Wye River near Lorne, south of Melbourne, Australia, 25 December 2015. Photo by Keith Pakenham / EPA

EXPLAINER: Untying the marriage knot 101

Dec 23, 2015 - 7:30 AM

This can guide you through the legalese of the Family Code which lists various grounds for terminating marriages

INC rally sa DOJ at EDSA: Ito ba ang kaisahang itinuturo ng Bibliya?

Sep 26, 2015 - 8:00 AM

May pinagdaanan ding mga pagsubok ang kaisahan ng Iglesia noon subali t napanatili itong matatag

UNITY. INC members continue to occupy EDSA-Megamall on National Heroes Day, in the morning of their 5th day of protest.  File photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Papansin rally

Sep 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Lessons on religion from the INC protest

Sep 03, 2015 - 8:33 AM

All of a sudden we complain that a religion is pushing its way into our laws and into our government Haven t we noticed Catholic influence in our government and legislation before?

INC members flock to EDSA as Palace holds meeting

Aug 28, 2015 - 6:09 PM

Malacañang holds an emergency meeting about the INC

'DON'T MEDDLE.' Iglesia ni Cristo members protest the government's supposed meddling in church affairs, and stress the 'separation of church and state.' Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

What is wrong with Miriam College?

Jul 14, 2015 - 5:49 PM

Miriam College has to answer a number of questions as school opens in August One of them: Why is the school increasing its tuition – 70 of tuition increase goes to faculty – but will cut down on faculty?

Separation anxiety from Pope Francis

Jan 20, 2015 - 10:26 AM

I did not want him to leave the Philippines I wanted Pope Francis to stay

PAALAM! Pope Francis waves goodbye to the crowd assembled at the Villamor Airbase tarmac (not seen in photo) as he boards the plane that will bring him to Rome. Rappler screengrab

PH education: Allergic to religion?

Jan 13, 2015 - 12:36 PM

In a predominantly Catholic Philippines how do young Filipinos develop an understanding of religion?

Reinventing confidence after divorce

Jan 07, 2015 - 6:29 PM

The good thing is confidence is a learned skill

One year later: Life after divorce

Dec 02, 2014 - 1:36 PM

On November 3 2013 my ex husband dropped a nuclear bomb He said that he had a mistress and he was marrying her and divorcing me

Ombudsman drops malversation raps in 'pork' cases

Jul 19, 2014 - 9:00 PM

An Ombudsman official defends the move saying malversation may be difficult to prove in court as it will require actually showing that the public official received the funds and disbursed them

[Two Pronged] Is he in or not?

Apr 27, 2014 - 9:53 AM

This week s letter sender has problems with a man who goes on for days not calling or texting her basically taking her for granted Is he in or not?

Military pensions in danger as COA reports P47-B fund shortfall

Nov 18, 2013 - 12:02 PM

COA says assets of the AFP Retirement and Separation Benefits System falls short of estimated funding requirements

Clint Eastwood splits from second wife - reports

Aug 31, 2013 - 1:27 PM

Sources say actor director Clint Eastwood and his wife Diana have been separated for over a year

SPLITSVILLE. Rumor has it, actor-director Clint Eastwood and his wife Diana have decided to call it quits.

Actors Cassel, Bellucci split after 14 years of marriage

Aug 26, 2013 - 11:50 PM

One of the film industry s most famous couples doing it by mutual agreement

MUTUAL DECISION. Italian actress Monica Bellucci and husband French actor Vincent Cassel, shown in this October 2008 file photo, announces their decision to separate after 14 years of marriage on August 26, 2013. Photo by Alberto Pizzoli/AFP

#AskMargie: Politics of separation

May 04, 2013 - 4:15 PM

How should a separation be handled? Clinical psychologist Dr Margie Holmes shares her insights

Of walls and power

Apr 22, 2013 - 6:00 PM

The Church or any religion for that matter is only as powerful and influential as its followers believe such

More Filipinos hired than fired, quit jobs in Q4

Mar 27, 2013 - 6:02 AM

Employment in large enterprises in Metro Manila continued to expand in the 4th quarter of 2012

JOBS GAINED AND LOST. Government data says hiring growth was up in the last quarter of 2012. AFP Photo.

[Q & A] Brother Eddie interprets ‘separation of church and state’

Mar 10, 2013 - 12:59 PM

Bangon Pilipinas s lone senatorial bet explains why his political bid does not contradict his calling as a preacher

The rise of the bit player

Nov 08, 2012 - 3:52 PM

Want a reprieve from all those mainstream movies with the same tired plotlines? Go watch Six Degrees of Separation from Lilia Cuntapay

'I BELONG!' Lilia Cuntapay with fans at the Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy last April. Image from the movie's Facebook page

Antoinette Jadaone: From Super Ferry to Six Degrees

Jul 24, 2012 - 1:42 PM

She is the young filmmaker who decided to make Philippine cinema s dark horse a star

ANTOINETTE JADAONE. Photo from her Facebook page

Token Pinoy film 'aswang' stars in own film

Apr 30, 2012 - 3:07 PM

Lilia Cuntapay finally finally got her 15 minutes

HER TIME'S COME. Kids who did not grow up with the horror film superstar will get to know her through her film. Photo from "Six Degrees of Separation of Lilia Cuntapay" Facebook page.

'The Artist,' 'Hugo' lead Oscar winners

Feb 27, 2012 - 9:28 AM

A list of nominees and winners in the 84th Academy Awards

OSCARS 2012. Images courtesy of the AMPAS.