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Senate nominates Whang-od for National Living Treasures Award

Feb 27, 2018 - 4:55 PM

Also known as the Gawad sa Manlilikha ng Bayan, the award is the highest honor given by the state to traditional folk artists

AWARD. The Senate nominates Apo Whang-od Oggay for the National Living Treasures Award. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Senate hearing tackles blogs vs Bong Go on warships deal

Jan 30, 2018 - 6:15 PM

Centerlaw lawyer Gilbert Andres cautions against tagging 'political opinion' as 'fake news'

FAKE NEWS? Secretary Martin Andanar in a Senate hearing on January 30, 2018 singled out social media posts by blogger Jover Laurio on the controversial frigates deal of the Philippine Navy. Screenshot of Senate livestream of the hearing

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, October 5, 2017

Oct 05, 2017 - 9:19 AM

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Asec or blogger? Choose only one, Nancy Binay tells Mocha Uson

Oct 04, 2017 - 3:13 PM

Senator Nancy Binay reminds Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson that all government officials are bound by the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees

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Sep 20, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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Asec Mocha Uson herself spreads fake news, says Nancy Binay

Sep 20, 2017 - 3:29 PM

'How can you fight fake news kung may instances na nanggagaling mismo sa isang Asec yung fake news?' Senator Nancy Binay asks Communications Secretary Martin Andanar

RADIO SHOW. Malacañang launches its 'flagship tele-radio program' entitled DDS Podcast, with Secretary Martin Andanar and Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson as hosts.

Duterte foreign policy, Anti-Distracted Driving Act, Mike Pence | Evening wRap

May 22, 2017 - 10:53 PM

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Senators want Anti-Distracted Driving Act on hold

May 22, 2017 - 4:05 PM

They have made matters complicated when it is basically just about banning the use of cellphones while driving says Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito referring to the implementing rules

NO DISTRACTIONS. Distracted driving is finally prohibited under Republic Act No. 10913 starting May 18.

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, May 15-21, 2017

May 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 18, 2017

May 18, 2017 - 10:48 AM

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WATCH: Past is past for Grace Poe, Nancy Binay, Cayetano?

May 17, 2017 - 10:17 PM

Should there be a state visit to the US Senator Grace Poe jokes she and incoming Foreign Affairs chief Alan Peter Cayetano should be there together

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

A year after defeat, Jejomar Binay back to what he loves most

May 09, 2017 - 10:09 AM

UPDATED Take a glimpse of the life of Jejomar Binay a year after he lost in the presidential race

WHERE IS BINAY NOW? Former vice president Jejomar Binay inside his home after casting his vote on May 9, 2016. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK: Majority senators in full force at 'intimate dinner' with Duterte

Mar 15, 2017 - 7:27 AM

Senator JV Ejercito says they discussed the proposed tax reform measure one of the priority bills of the Duterte administration

Photo from Senator JV Ejercito's official Facebook

IN PHOTOS: 2017 PNPA homecoming

Mar 12, 2017 - 2:08 PM

The reunion comes at a time when the PNP faces both praise and controversy for its role in President Rodrigo Duterte s war on drugs


Binay makes rare public appearance at PNPA homecoming

Mar 11, 2017 - 6:16 PM

Politicians businessmen and even athletes join alumni of the PNPA during their homecoming

Senators' Christmas wish for PH: Respect, peace, and healing

Dec 25, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Senator Leila de Lima also wishes that President Rodrigo Duterte be blessed with the gift of life and the grace of compassion

CHRISTMAS. Senators wish for peace and healing for the country this Christmas.

Senate bill: Declare Jan 25 special working holiday for SAF 44

Dec 03, 2016 - 10:15 AM

The efforts of the PNP SAF 44 will always be remembered and should be given recognition says Senator Nancy Binay author of the bill

MOURNING. Bodies of SAF members who were killed in a clash with Muslim rebels were welcomed at the Villamor Airbase. File Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Female senators slam House probe 'in aid of misogyny, voyeurism'

Nov 25, 2016 - 2:43 PM

UPDATED It was not an investigation in aid of legislation It was a public lynching in aid of misogyny and sexism says Senator Risa Hontiveros

MISOGYNY. Female colleagues of Senator Leila de Lima criticized the House of Representatives for their 'voyeuristic' and 'unparliamentary' acts during a congressional inquiry.

Female senators: Ban corporal punishment in PH homes, schools

Nov 01, 2016 - 12:10 PM

Violators may face imprisonment and revocation of parental authority if the bills seeking to prohibit corporal punishment are passed into law

LIVE: Senate education committee hearing on sex, drugs, and trolls

Oct 18, 2016 - 1:29 PM

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Women senators unite, file resolution vs 'De Lima' video

Oct 03, 2016 - 5:09 PM

Five female senators file Senate Resolution No 184 condemning the House plan to show the alleged video of their colleague Senator Leila De Lima at a congressional inquiry

RESOLUTION. Female senators file Senate Resolution No. 184 condemning the plan of the House of Representatives to show the alleged video of Senator Leila De Lima at a congressional inquiry.

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Sep 29, 2016 - 1:52 PM

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Showing of alleged De Lima video 'illegal, misogynistic'

Sep 29, 2016 - 8:02 AM

UPDATED Senators Grace Poe Nancy Binay Cynthia Villar and Risa Hontiveros oppose the planned showing of the alleged private video of Senator Leila De Lima at a House inquiry

VIDEO. Women senators back Senator Leila De Lima against the House's plan to show her alleged private video at a congressional probe. File photos by Rappler

Nancy Binay comforts De Lima: It, too, shall pass

Sep 27, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Sana yung pinagdaanan namin di na pagdaanan ng ibang tao including her says Senator Nancy Binay of embattled Senator Leila de Lima

IT WILL PASS. What does one embattled senator tell another beleaguered colleague? 'It, too, shall pass.'

Trillanes enters 'not guilty' plea in Binay libel case

Sep 27, 2016 - 5:55 PM

The Binay camp says they are already looking forward to the conviction of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV prompting the senator to say Kontrolado ba nila korte sa Makati?

File photo by Rappler

Personal grudge in De Lima ouster? Senators deny it

Sep 24, 2016 - 8:15 AM

Majority of those who voted against Senator De Lima are allies of President Rodrigo Duterte while some had differences with De Lima on various issues

Senators question confessed DDS hitman Edgar Matobato as the Senate joint committees on human rights and justice and the committe on public order and dangerous drugs resumes its public inquiry on the extrajucial killings on September 22, 2016.

Binay feels 'vindicated' after Cayetano hits 'bias' in Senate probe

Sep 20, 2016 - 7:52 PM

Alan Cayetano accuses Leila de Lima of using the Senate hearing to destroy President Duterte Nancy Binay asks: Isn t that what he did to former Vice President Binay?

VINDICATION. Senator Nancy Binay says she feels vindicated after Senator Alan Peter Cayetano himself is now criticizing the very thing he did during the Senate probe against her family. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Awkward 'seat mates' at the Senate: Binay, Cayetano, Trillanes

Jul 26, 2016 - 8:20 PM

Wow is this a test? Sinusubok ata ako ni Lord says Senator Nancy Binay on being seated beside Alan Cayetano and Antonio Trillanes IV who investigated her father of alleged corruption

SEATMATES. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV (left, file photo), decides to sit down a bit farther from senators Nancy Binay and Alan Cayetano (right photo) to avoid an awkward situation on the first session day of the Senate on July 26, 2016. Trillanes and Cayetano investigated Binay's father in the last Congress. Photo of Binay and Cayetano by Cesar Morales

Binay's last days as VP: Courtesy calls, a Balesin trip, and a ToyCon

Jun 23, 2016 - 9:24 PM

What keeps Jejomar Binay busy in his last week as vice president?

Vice President Jejomar Binay accommodates a courtesy call with former Finance Secretary Gary Teves (3rd from left) and his staff on June 21. Photo from Cesar Bitong

Cynthia Villar, 15 other senators richer in 2015

Jun 18, 2016 - 4:45 PM

Cynthia Villar is the only billionaire among the senators in the 16th Congress – a status she has maintained since she first declared her SALN as senator in 2013

VLOG: Kid Peña claims sabotage by Binays

Mar 30, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña promises a Bagong Makati during his proclamation rally

Binay camp to Inquirer: ‘See you in court, again’

Mar 15, 2016 - 5:14 PM

Senator Nancy Binay accuses the news daily of being part of a demolition job against her father

FIGHTING. The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay comes to his defense following a newspaper report alleging he used Makati projects to fund his 2010 vice presidential campaign. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Ernesto Mercado: I was in a hotel-casino for a meeting, not to gamble

Mar 07, 2016 - 5:15 PM

The Binay ally turned foe admits he gambles from time to time but says he only uses his own money

ACCUSER. Former Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado appears before the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee on January 22. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Nancy Binay to ask DOJ: Why is Ernesto Mercado at casinos?

Mar 06, 2016 - 4:51 PM

UPDATED The senator says she herself saw the ex Makati vice mayor leaving a casino and wants a clarification from the DOJ

Who are the people behind Team Jejomar Binay?

Mar 03, 2016 - 10:00 AM

For the dark horse of the 2010 elections it’s all about trust If Binay wants to win again in May he needs the people who know him best to help sell his name – and vision – to the masses

PARA SA KANILA, UNA SI BINAY. Most of the people behind the campaign team of Vice President Jejomar Binay are his longtime allies. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Nancy Binay: My father's viral video is 'saddening'

Feb 24, 2016 - 9:20 PM

In the video people lined up to receive money from Vice President Jejomar Binay

Nancy Binay saddened by father’s viral video

Feb 24, 2016 - 4:39 PM

The Vice President s eldest daughter says the video was taken during the Binay family s traditional Christmas gift giving outside their home a few years ago

NOT SURPRISING. Senator Nancy Binay responds to questions about a viral video featuring her father, Vice President Jejomar Binay, in a media interview in Batangas on February 24, 2016. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Binay ‘lackluster’ in 1st presidential debate – analysts

Feb 22, 2016 - 8:06 PM

Members of the Vice President s camp disagree with political analysts saying he did a good job at conveying his campaign message of addressing poverty

LACKLUSTER. Two political analysts say Vice President Jejomar Binay could have done better during the first presidential debates. Photo by Comelec EID

FVR’s advice, Trillanes and Binay, Typhoon Nona | 12PM wRap

Dec 16, 2015 - 1:46 PM

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Nancy Binay to Trillanes: Learn from the VP

Dec 15, 2015 - 10:59 PM

Senator Nancy Binay welcomes Trillanes rare praise for her father s 2010 campaign strategy: I hope he learns a lesson from the experience

BINAY LESSONS. Senator Nancy Binay says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV can learn from her father's 2010 campaign experience. File photo from Trillanes' Facebook page

Nancy Binay to Roxas, Duterte: Don't stoop to bashing

Dec 15, 2015 - 4:08 PM

It s Christmas season so panawagan ko sa lahat ng tumatakbo for 2016 love love love na lang

'TALK PLATFORMS.' Senator Nancy Binay and Senator Gregorio Honasan II of the opposition United Nationalist Alliance challenge 2016 candidates to focus on programs of government than personal attacks.

Why did SC justices vote to disqualify Grace Poe?

Nov 23, 2015 - 6:39 PM

And what s the basis of the majority in upholding Poe s status as a natural born Filipino?

DOCUMENTS: SET members' opinions on Poe case

Nov 21, 2015 - 2:42 PM

Read here the opinions of 4 senators who voted in favor of Grace Poe as well as the dissenting opinions of the 3 Supreme Court justices

Do you know the SET that will decide Grace Poe's fate?

Sep 05, 2015 - 11:17 AM

Know how the Senate Electoral Tribunal works and who sits in the body that is expected to decide on Poe s disqualification case

De Lima stays, SAF 44 ‘holiday,’ European migrant crisis | 6PM wRap

Sep 01, 2015 - 7:15 PM

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Nancy Binay files bill to declare Jan 25 SAF 44 Day

Sep 01, 2015 - 12:49 PM

Senator Nancy Binay says the SAF 44 should be recognized for their bravery heroism and sacrifice

IN COMMEMORATON. Senator Nancy Binay files Senate Bill No 2916 for the SAF 44. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

How Binay 'dummies' cornered Makati contracts for a decade

Aug 26, 2015 - 4:34 PM

The acting head of Makati s general services department found interlocking stockholders and signs of collusion in contracts alleged Binay dummies bagged

INTERLOCKING OWNERS. Lawyer Renato Bondal presents this illustration of the supposed 'Binay syndicate' of interlocking owners of companies that won Makati contracts. From Bondal's Powerpoint presentation

Grace Poe: People will be witnesses, judges in disqualification case

Aug 10, 2015 - 6:12 PM

Some senator members of the Senate Electoral Tribunal say there is no need for any member to inhibit from the case

Grace Poe

Aquino ally on Nancy Binay: 'No experience but baking cakes'

Aug 03, 2015 - 6:10 PM

Liberal Party stalwart Edgar Erice slams political dynasties a week after the President pushed for an anti dynasty law

NO EXPERIENCE? Liberal Party stalwart Edgar Erice hits Senator Nancy Binay's supposed lack of experience. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Binay stunned by Aquino's 'Eh di wow!'

Jul 27, 2015 - 8:35 PM

A visibly peeved Binay evades questions on the SONA and tells reporters he would reply in due time

TARGET. President Aquino alludes to Vice President Jejomar Binay in his State of the Nation Address. Rappler screengrab