National Artist controversy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on National Artist controversy


UP honors Nora Aunor with Gawad Plaridel Award

Aug 27, 2014 - 9:57 PM

The actress says receiving the award is one of the most important things to happen in her life

Nora Aunor to receive 2014 UP Gawad Plaridel Award

Jul 18, 2014 - 8:49 PM

The award is in recognition of the esteemed actress unique artistry and versatility as a singer as well as of her diverse body of work in film

Nora Aunor was never convicted - US lawyer

Jul 02, 2014 - 12:29 AM

Lawyer Claire Navarro Espina said that her client was not convicted of any crime involving drugs while in Los Angeles

Nora Aunor speaks on National Artist controversy

Jun 30, 2014 - 1:30 PM

The actress said she was hurt by the issue but is grateful for the support given to her by the people

‘Malacañang owes Nora Aunor’s fans an explanation’

Jun 27, 2014 - 8:40 PM

One of the few living national artists Bienvenido Lumbera says Malacañang went against the sentiment of artists who chose the actress for the National Artist Award and the fans she had developed over the course of her career