Japan FM urges countries to cut ties with North Korea

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono estimates that North Korea would lose 90% of its export revenue if all nations implemented existing UN Security Council resolutions

Petani Kendeng desak Pemkab larang penambangan Watuputih

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:36 AM

Walau diprotes masyarakat, pegunungan Kendeng masih menjadi rebutan investor

Masyarakat Rembang menolak keberadaan usaha pertambangan di Pegunungan Kendeng, Jawa Tengah. Foto oleh Fariz Fardianto

IN PHOTOS: Here's a look at Anne Curtis' blk cosmetics line

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:32 AM

Anne launches her first makeup line and it's really affordable

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House-cleaning, walking to work, staves off death – study

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:24 AM

The study, which tracked 130,000 people in 17 countries, 'confirms on a global scale that physical activity is associated with a lower risk of mortality and cardiovascular disease'

Hari keenam ASEAN Para Games, peringkat Indonesia semakin sulit dikejar

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:24 AM

Timnas Indonesia berhasil meraih 91 medali emas. Semakin mendekati target yang ditetapkan Kemenpora yakni meraih 109 medali emas

MEDALI EMAS. Perenang Indonesia Muhammad Bejita (tengah) memperlihatkan medali emas dalam nomor 100 meter gaya punggung Asean Para Games IX Kuala Lumpur, di National Aquatic Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Kames, 21 September. Foto oleh Rafiuddin Abdul Rahman/ANTARA

UN Security Council warns against holding Iraqi Kurd vote

Sep 22, 2017 - 10:04 AM

The 15-member council says the planned referendum could hinder efforts to help refugees return home and weaken the military campaign against the Islamic State group

Iraqi Kurds gather in the street flying Kurdish flags as they urge people to vote in the upcoming independence referendum in Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, on September 13, 2017. Photo by Safin Hamed/AFP

Daftar lengkap peraih emas untuk Indonesia dalam ASEAN Para Games 2017

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:59 AM

Di hari kelima, timnas merah putih sudah berhasil memboyong 91 medali emas

5 atlet Indonesia yang bersinar di ASEAN Para Games 2017

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:58 AM

Sampai hari kelima, Indonesia masih memimpin perolehan medali dengan 90 medali emas.

PELEPASAN. Atlet National Paralympic Commitee (NPC) mengikuti acara Pelepasan atlet NPC ke Asean Paragames 2017 di Hotel Dewangsa, Solo, Jawa Tengah, Selasa, 12 September. Foto oleh Mohammad Ayudha/ANTARA

DOJ offers protection to witnesses in killing of Horacio Castillo III

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:48 AM

'They have nothing to fear from us. They should fear more the ones hiding them or the ones advising them not to come out. They can be dangerous people,' says Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II

File photo of Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II by AFP / Ted Aljibe

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IN PHOTOS: From Luzon to Mindanao, a day of protest vs return of martial law

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:38 AM

Various groups observe the 45th anniversary of Martial Law around the country

Pro-Duterte rallyists start to gather at Plaza Miranda for the day of protest. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Catalan gov't admits referendum blow but vows to press on

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:24 AM

Arrests, as well as the seizure of nearly 10 million ballots destined for the vote, have seriously damaged separatist plans to conduct a referendum with a semblance of legitimacy

A picture taken on September 16, 2017 in Barcelona shows a balcony decorated with Esteladas (Pro-independence Catalan flags) and banners reading in Catalan "YES."  AFP PHOTO / PAU BARRENA

How millennials protested on Sept 21 – from streets to social media

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:08 AM

Hashtags #NeverAgain, #ManlabanTayo, #DayofProtest, and #LunetaRally trend the whole day of September 21

Bangladesh's PM at UN urges 'safe zones' for Myanmar's Rohingya

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:04 AM

The United Nations says more than 420,000 Rohingya have fled for safety to Bangladesh in the face of an army campaign in northern Rakhine state that includes rape and the burning of villages

SAFE ZONES? A Rohingya refugee holds an umbrella during rain in Bangladesh's Balukhali refugee camp on September 17, 2017. Dominique Faget/AFP

SAKSIKAN: Trailer perdana 'Tomb Raider' versi baru

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:03 AM

Aktris Alicia Vikander tampil apik memerankan tokoh Lara Croft

'TOMB RAIDER'. Aktris Alicia Vikander berperan sebagai Lara Croft di 'Tomb Raider'. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Warner Bros. Pictures

Hope fading for survivors as Mexico search enters 3rd day

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:48 AM

Authorities put the death toll at 272 people, with the number expected to rise

SEARCH CONTINUES. Rescue workers take part in the search for survivors and bodies at the Enrique Rebsamen Elementary School in Mexico City on September 21, 2017, two days after a strong quake hit central Mexico. A powerful 7.1 earthquake shook Mexico City on Tuesday, causing panic among the megalopolis' 20 million inhabitants on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. Photo by Alfredo Estrella/AFP

iVolunteer holds 'Bayanirun' fun run on October 22

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:46 AM

iVolunteer Philippines brings you the first 'Bayanirun', a fun run for a cause, on Sunday, October 22, at the Circuit Makati Grounds in Makati City

BAYANIRUN. iVolunteer Philippines holds the first 'Bayanirun' on October 22 at the Circuit Makati Grounds in Makati City. Photo by iVolunteer Philippines

Mighty Corporation will pay for Marawi rehab – Duterte

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:29 AM

Mighty Corporation offered back in July to pay as much as P25 billion to cover its tax deficiencies

COMMITMENT. On his 5th visit to Marawi, President Rodrigo Duterte promised to immediately rehabilitate the city destroyed by war. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Bacolod diocese to ring church bells for 40 days

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:18 AM

Bacolod Bishop Patricio Buzon says the ringing of church bells is a 'revival of a century-old practice for the departed. Now it becomes even more meaningful, in the context of extrajudicial killings.'

PRAYER RALLY. The Diocese of Bacolod led by Bishop Patricio Buzon holds prayer rally Thursday night, September 21, at the San Sebastian Cathedral in Bacolod City to mark the 45th anniversary of martial law. All photos by Marchel P. Espina/Rappler

Kim hits back at Trump as U.S. ramps up North Korea sanctions

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:10 AM

Kim Jong-Un is keen to show the world that he is not intimidated by Donald Trump's forceful rhetoric

This photo taken on May 6, 2016 and released on May 7 by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un reporting works of North Korean Workers Party Central Committee during the 7th Workers Party Congress at the 'April 25 Palace' in Pyongyang. KCNA via KNS / Stringer /AFP

Luneta protesters urge Duterte to stop killings, halt return to dictatorship

Sep 22, 2017 - 7:58 AM

The loudest and most repeated call at the Luneta was for President Rodrigo Duterte to end the drug war and assure Filipinos he will not expand coverage of martial law

TAKING A STAND. Protesters at Luneta sing the Filipino version of '€œDo You Hear the People Sing?' from Les Miserables. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Only a moron would say I 'surrendered' to Marcoses – Duterte

Sep 22, 2017 - 7:13 AM

Anti-martial law groups launch protests on Thursday comparing President Rodrigo Duterte to Marcos, who is also notorious for human rights violations under his regime

5TH VISIT. President Rodrigo Duterte along with top military officials visits Camp Ranao, Headquarters of the 103rd Brigade on Marawi city on Thursday, Sept. 21,2017. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Boxing champ Andre Ward abruptly announces retirement

Sep 22, 2017 - 2:47 AM

Light heavyweight champion Andre Ward announces his retirement from boxing, saying his weary body could no longer put up with the physical demands of the sport.

UNDEFEATED. Andre Ward has had a complete career, winning an Olympic gold medal and world titles in the super middleweight and light heavyweight divisions. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Rody's cube: Duterte's many faces burn on Martial Law anniversary

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:35 PM

The effigy depicts the 'different faces' of President Rodrigo Duterte whom the militant protesters now describe as an authoritarian leader in the mold of Marcos

MULTI-FACETED. An effigy showing the face of President Rodrigo Duterte called "Rudy's cube" was being burned at Mendiola on the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

UN sets up probe of ISIS atrocities in Iraq

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:34 PM

Investigators will gather evidence on 'war crimes, crimes against humanity or genocide' for use in Iraqi courts, according to a UN resolution

Through 'Ka Pepe,' Sereno reflects on human rights in PH

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno raises the challenges confronting human rights today, as a monument of the late Jose 'Ka Pepe' Diokno is unveiled on the 45th anniversary of Martial Law

REMEMBERING KA PEPE. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Vice President Leni Robredo, CHR Chairman Chito Gascon, and former president Benigno Aquino III lead the unveiling of the Jose Diokno monument inside the CHR compound. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

'Euphoric,' nun says as Filipinos speak up vs tyranny

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:02 PM

'Nakakataba ng puso 'yon kasi hindi na sila tahimik,' Sister Mary John Mananzan says as thousands stage rallies against the Duterte administration's abuses

'EUPHORIC' DAY. Sister Mary John Mananzan says on September 21, 2017, that it fills her heart that people now have the courage to speak against the Duterte administration's abuses. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: PH stars remember the 45th anniversary of Martial Law

Sep 21, 2017 - 10:48 PM

Agot Isidro, Pen Medina, Saab Magalona, and more perform and participate in the protests to remember the declaration of Martial Law

Baidu announces $1.5 billion fund for autonomous driving

Sep 21, 2017 - 10:33 PM

'China's Google' seeks to focus on artificial intelligence, investing heavily in the sector

BAIDU. The Baidu logo is seen outside the Baidu headquarters in Beijing on December 17, 2014. File photo by Greg Baker/AFP

Daftar benda mewah koruptor yang dilelang KPK

Sep 21, 2017 - 10:22 PM

Benda-benda mewah yang dilelang merupakan milik beberapa koruptor, mulai dari mantan Bupati Bangkalan hingga mantan Kepala Korps Lalu Lintas Polri

BSP leaves Philippine interest rates unchanged again

Sep 21, 2017 - 9:46 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas believes the prevailing monetary policy settings remain appropriate

STAY VIGILANT. 'While prospects for global economic growth have stayed broadly upbeat, geopolitical tensions and lingering uncertainty over macroeconomic policies in advanced economies continue to pose downside risks to external demand,' BSP Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr says. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

LIVE UPDATES: Philippines vs Kazakhstan - 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup

Sep 21, 2017 - 9:40 PM

Follow Rappler’s blog for live updates on the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas’ FIBA Asia Champions Cup match-up on Friday, 9:45 pm!

Indigenous peoples march to ask Duterte to lift martial law in Mindanao

Sep 21, 2017 - 9:28 PM

Some 2,000 members of minority groups join the Mendiola rally on September 21, telling stories of how government troops have attacked their schools and communities

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'They can do their worst, I'll do my part' – CHR's Gascon

Sep 21, 2017 - 9:10 PM

Commission on Human Rights Chairman Chito Gascon shrugs off the insults against him, saying these are 'par for the course' in government

'DOING THEIR JOB.' CHR Chairman Chito Gascon downplays insults hurled against him. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Ugandan students defy ban to protest over presidential age limit

Sep 21, 2017 - 9:04 PM

Police on Wednesday issued an order banning protests in the east African county, but it is ignored by hundreds of students at the country's main Makerere University. The students are tear-gassed, chased, and detained by armed officers.

ARRESTED FOR PROTESTING. A student of Makerere University is arrested by police officers during a protest against plans to scrap a presidential age limit from the constitution in Kampala on September 21, 2017. Photo by Isaac Kasamani/AFP

Pro-Duterte, anti-Martial Law groups engage in chant battle on Mendiola

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:42 PM

Former congressman Teddy Casiño says it's 'a big joke' that President Duterte declares September 21 a day of protest: 'He is the subject of the protest'

'Huwag magpatalo sa mga anay' – Bishop David

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Conquer evil with good, Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says as Filipinos denounce abuses during the Martial Law era and the killings under President Rodrigo Duterte

DAY OF PROTEST. Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David gives holy communion to a nun attending a Mass at the San Agustin Church on September 21, 2017, prior to a march to Luneta during the National Day of Protest on September 21, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Aid shipment blocked as Rohingya humanitarian crisis deepens

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Communal tensions remain high across Rakhine. Raids by Rohingya militants at the end of last month spark a massive army crackdown, driving more than 420,000 people into Bangladesh in what the UN calls a campaign of 'ethnic cleansing.'

SEEKING SHELTER. Mujibur Rahman (R), a Rohingya father of 10, carries his belongings, after being evicted with his family, while searching for a place to build a new makeshift shelter at the refugee camp of Kutupalung in the Bangladeshi locality of Ukhia on September 20, 2017. Photo by Dominique Faget/AFP

Megaworld to spend P4.5 billion in 4 years for Twin Lakes in Tagaytay

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:05 PM

The money is earmarked for the development of residential villages and condominiums as well as a hotel in its 1,200-hectare Twin Lakes township

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Martial law will be lifted after clearing operations in Marawi – Duterte

Sep 21, 2017 - 7:50 PM

(UPDATED) 'It will lifted anytime after things are all ready. There’s a clean up,' says Duterte on Thursday afternoon, September 21

DUTERTE. President Rodrigo Duterte along with top military officials visits Camp Ranao, Headquarters of the 103rd Brigade on Marawi city on Thursday, Sept. 21,2017. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Some CCTV cams near Aegis Juris frat house destroyed

Sep 21, 2017 - 7:41 PM

The Manila Police District says they are checking if the CCTV cameras were intentionally destroyed

PRINCIPAL SUSPECT. John Paul Solano, the person who claimed to have brought to the hospital hazing victim Horacio Castillo III who is now a principal suspect in the killing, when he appeared at the MPD on September 17. PHOTO courtesy of Manila Police District

Pansus Hak Angket DPR tuding Agus Rahardjo melakukan korupsi

Sep 21, 2017 - 7:31 PM

Arteria Dahlan menuding Agus Rahardjo terlibat dalam perbuatan korupsi saat masih menjabat Ketua LKPP

KETERANGAN. Ketua KPK Agus Rahardjo memberikan keterangan terkait kasus penyiraman air keras terhadap penyidik KPK Novel Baswedan di Gedung KPK Jakarta, Jumat, 19 Mei. Foto oleh Wahyu Putro A/ANTARA

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Sep 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM

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More than 100 migrants missing after shipwreck off Libya – navy

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:58 PM

The shipwreck occurs off the town of Sabratha, a hub for illegal migration to Europe that has seen violent clashes between rival armed groups since Sunday

New milestone as Philippine stocks breach 8,300 mark

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Ignoring the political noise in the country, investors mainly react to the US Federal Reserve's expected rate decision later in the year

ON A ROLL. At the close of Thursday’s trading, the PSEi is at 8,286.86 points, up by 67.54 or 0.8% from Wednesday’s close. All sectoral indices also ended higher with the Holding Firms and Industrial counters up the most, gaining 1.3% and 1%, respectively. Photo from PSE

SAKSIKAN: Foo Fighters jadi bintang tamu 'Carpool Karaoke'

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Suasana di dalam mobil "pecah" karena duet James Corden dan Foo Fighters

BINTANG TAMU. Grup band Foo Fighters jadi bintang tamu segmen 'Carpool Karaoke' yang dipandu presenter James Corden. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube The Late Late Show with James Corden

What's The Big Idea? How to make your dogs happy

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:46 PM

In this week's episode of 'What's The Big Idea?' with Coco Alcuaz, a canine behavior expert talks about what humans should do to keep dogs happy – making them man's best friend for life

DICT chief Rodolfo Salalima offers to resign

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:36 PM

(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte says Salalima offered to leave his post due to 'conflict of interest'