17 decomposing bodies of civilians retrieved in Marawi

Jun 28, 2017 - 4:44 PM

The military believes these are Christians executed by the terrorists during the clashes The fighting is now on its 37th day

CIVILIAN CASUALTIES. The remains of 17 civilians killed in Marawi City have been brought to a funeral parlor in Iligan City on June 29, 2017. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Robbie Lawler edges Carlos Condit to retain UFC title

Jan 03, 2016 - 2:13 PM

Lawler successfully defends the UFC welterweight title anew and improves his record to 27 10 with one no contest

AND STILL. Robbie Lawler is still the UFC welterweight champion after Carlos Condit via split decision at UFC 195. Photo from Lawler's Facebook

Inflation steady at 0.4% in October

Nov 05, 2015 - 4:41 PM

The current low inflation environment is expected to continue throughout 2015 due to ample food supply and low oil prices says NEDA chief Arsenio Balisacan

WITHIN TARGET. “Our current runs show inflation is possibly bottoming out, and it will gradually move to within target range in 2016 and 2017,” BSP Governor Amando M. Tetangco Jr says in a text message.

Inflation eases further in Q3 – BSP

Oct 23, 2015 - 8:52 PM

UPDATED Inflation the rate at which prices of goods and services rise continues to dip thus bringing the year to date average inflation to 1 6

RISKS. A stock investor sits in front of an electronic screen showing stock price at a brokerage house in Beijing, China on July 6, 2015. PH's central bank says the slowdown in the Chinese economy and from uncertainty surrounding the US interest rate lift-off drive up risk aversion and the search for safe-haven assets. File Photo by EPA / Wu Hong

Inflation continues to drop, hits 0.4% in September

Oct 06, 2015 - 3:11 PM

The low inflation environment in the first 9 months of 2015 is seen to persist throughout the rest of the year the NEDA chief says

DROP. Headline inflation continues to hit below 1% for the third consecutive month, as September 2015 record falls to 0.4%, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) reports Tuesday, October 5, 2015.

Inflation eases to record-breaking 1.2% in June

Jul 07, 2015 - 6:09 PM

The latest inflation rate defies economists’ expectations that it would not go any lower than 1 6 the record for May 2014

Philippine inflation unlikely to go lower than 1.6%

Jun 07, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Economists cite the good and the bad of inflation hitting a 20 year low

GOOD AND BAD. The lower-than-expected Philippine inflation rate in May has its positive and negative implications, economists say. File photo by Rappler

May inflation drops to 1.6%, lowest in 20 years

Jun 05, 2015 - 2:10 PM

Sufficient supply of key food items lower electricity and fuel prices ease inflation NEDA reports

Inflation down 2.2% in April

May 05, 2015 - 1:56 PM

Cutbacks in electricity food and fuel prices ease inflation in April

Top vexations of the week

Aug 11, 2014 - 9:00 AM

What makes them unworthy of in depth commentary is that they should not be in the headlines at all

Palace wants 'transparent' election report

May 31, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The Palace says it s awaiting the full report on the discrepancies found in the election audit

Rappler Newscast | February 20, 2013

Feb 20, 2013 - 9:02 PM

Comelec accredits a Moro watchdog for the polls activists accuse President Aquino of using government funds for campaigns and the NDF says rebel attacks are a warning to plantations

PSEi breaks 6,600 level, hits 18th record

Feb 19, 2013 - 3:40 PM

2nd UPDATE Philippine stocks break the 6 600 milestone on February 19 as they continue to perform way past every other bull market in emerging markets

Photo by AFP

Aquino: Change is now tangible

Feb 05, 2013 - 2:38 PM

Today change is tangible—from the thousands of new classrooms to the new businesses setting up shop to the tourists who continue to flock our shores But this is only the tip of the iceberg

President Benigno S. Aquino III addresses the 2013 Philippines Development Forum (PDF) at the Grand Ballroom, Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City, February 5, 2013. Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau

2011 in images

Jan 02, 2012 - 6:31 PM

People remember images long after they’ve forgotten the details of a news event Rappler KD Suarez brings to you those enduring memorable snapshots of 2011 the year that was in images

The top stories of 2011 in images