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St Scholastica's Sister Mary John calls journalists an 'endangered species'

Apr 25, 2019 - 5:11 PM

'I think they are inspiring so many people to also have courage, and to stand out and speak out against corruption, against all the injustices that we are experiencing in our times,' says Sister Mary John Mananzan

AWARDEES. Recipients of the 2019 Hildegarde Awards pose for photos after the awarding ceremony on April 24, 2019. From left to right: Bianca Kasilag-Macahilig and Minerva Generalao of the Philippine Daily Inquirer, Kara Magsanoc-Alikpala of ICanServe Foundation, Patricia Evangelista of Rappler, St. Scholastica’s College Director of the Institute of Women’s Studies Sr. Mary John Mananzan, Lara Quintos de Jesus, who accepted the award on behalf of CMFR’s Melinda Quintos De Jesus, “She Talks Asia” Project Manager Mara Gollena, trophy designer Veronica Peralejo and Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences Dr. Rebecca Cacho.

Ex-DILG chiefs – now Senate bets – quizzed on drug war, juvenile justice

Jan 27, 2019 - 7:02 PM

Former interior secretaries Manuel Roxas II and Rafael Alunan III weigh in on issues such as the war on drugs and juvenile justice

CNN forum: Senate bets face off on drug war, China, same-sex unions

Dec 03, 2018 - 8:43 AM

Here is a list of Rappler stories from the December 2 senatorial forum organized by CNN Philippines

SENATORIAL FORUM. Eight senatorial bets face off during a senatorial forum by CNN Philippines. File photos by Rappler

Enrile: No justifiable reason to declare nationwide martial law

Dec 02, 2018 - 9:05 PM

On the issue of extending martial law again in Mindanao, former police chief Dela Rosa also claims in the same forum that it is far from Duterte’s mind

Former senator Juan Ponce Enrile files his certificate of candidacy for senator at the Comelec office in Manila on October 17, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Even Duterte allies in Senate race want bulletins on his health

Dec 02, 2018 - 6:27 PM

Duterte allies Ronald dela Rosa, JV Ejercito, Juan Ponce Enrile, and Francis Tolentino vote 'yes' to medical bulletins on President Rodrigo Duterte's health

CHIEF EXECUTIVE. President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his speech during the groundbreaking for the construction of the Davao City Bulk Water Supply Project at the Apo Agua Infrastructura Project Site in Davao City on November 26, 2018. Malacañang photo

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Jan 12, 2018 - 8:34 PM

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Employees laid off from CNN Philippines

Jan 12, 2018 - 12:38 PM

Dozens of employees of the news network were told that they were employed only until February 10

LAYOFF. Employees are given a 'notice of rightsizing' on January 11 telling them their employment with the company will remain effective until February 10.

MVP open to selling his entire Inquirer stake

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:46 AM

This comes amid talks between Ramon Ang and the Rufino Prieto family for a majority stake in the Philippine Daily Inquirer

OPEN TO DIVEST. Manuel Pangilinan says he is willing to sell his Inquirer stake to Ramon Ang or anyone 'if the price is right.' Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Ramon Ang and his media interests

Jul 17, 2017 - 11:46 PM

The businessman wants a majority stake in the Philippine Daily Inquirer previously vied for GMA Network and reportedly has a stake in CNN Philippines

MEDIA INDUSTRY. Since 2012, tycoon Ramon Ang, in his personal capacity, has been talking to different major media companies for an acquisition deal. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Only 1/5 of VP debate are TV ads

Apr 11, 2016 - 9:06 AM

This is a smaller share compared to the last 2 presidential debates But the VP debate aired by CNN Philippines features more political ads

Scenes from the VP debate venue.

IN PHOTOS: UST hosts VP debate on April 10

Apr 08, 2016 - 9:25 PM

A sneak peek into the UST Quadricentennial Pavilion where all 6 vice presidential bets are set to battle it out on Sunday for the Comelec organized event

HISTORICAL SITE. The 405-year-old University of Santo Tomas will host the vice presidential debate on April 10. All photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Expect all 6 VP bets to go head-to-head – debate organizers

Apr 08, 2016 - 6:03 PM

The April 10 vice presidential debate follows a dual moderator and town hall format with the candidates answering queries from two moderators a 3 person panel and pre selected audience members

BATTLE GROUND. The stage is being set up for upcoming vice presidential debate in UST on April 10. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Aquino is best Philippine president, says Roxas

Dec 13, 2015 - 2:52 PM

But even if he thinks Aquino is the best in history Roxas the ruling party s standard bearer for 2016 says he has had arguments with the President

CONTINUITY. LP chairman President Benigno Aquino III and LP standard-bearer Mar Roxas. File photo by Rey Baniquet/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Roxas-Robredo administration: 'Consultative, participative'

Dec 13, 2015 - 8:00 AM

LP standard bearer Mar Roxas and his running mate Leni Robredo are also asked: What do they plan to do if they lose in 2016?

'CONSULTATIVE, PARTICIPATIVE.' LP standard-bearer Mar Roxas and running mate Leni Robredo answer questions from the audience during CNN Philippines' Town Hall on December 10, 2015. Photo from Mar Roxas' official Facebook page

Roxas: We didn’t spend a cent for music video

Dec 12, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Responding to a question from a student LP standard bearer Mar Roxas says no government funds were used for the creation of a star studded music video

CNN Philippines cuts jobs to improve financials

Sep 23, 2015 - 7:00 PM

CNN Philippines which was launched barely a year ago is the latest broadcast network to lay off employees

JOB CUTS. The newcomer in the broadcasting industry slashes jobs to manage its financials and improve programs

CNN Philippines cameraman shot dead in Cavite

Jun 25, 2015 - 11:30 AM

UPDATED Jonathan Oldan will be the 27th journalist to be killed under the Aquino administration if his death is proven to be work related says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

DEATH IN CAVITE. Jonathan Oldan, CNN Philippines driver and assistant cameraman, is shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Cavite on June 25, 2015. Photo from CNN Philippines

CNN Philippines to start airing 1st quarter 2015

Oct 14, 2014 - 8:40 PM

The partnership involves an initial contract of 5 years with 9TV paying a monthly brand licensing fee to CNN in exchange for access to its programs and expertise

9TV is CNN Philippines

Oct 13, 2014 - 8:18 PM

This is CNN s latest joint venture in Southeast Asia

7 questions for CNN's Jim Clancy

Mar 16, 2012 - 1:46 PM

CNN s Jim Clancy shared his views on a wide range of topics during a trip to the Philippines

LESSONS FROM CLANCY. CNN International anchor Jim Clancy shared his thoughts on various topics with a small crowd at a private event in Edsa Shangri-La, Mandaluyong. March 15, 2012. Natashya Gutierrez.