PH politics

Marcos’ complaint, political prisoners, Emma Watson | 6PM wRap

May 24, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Miriam for president, Poe’s ratings, MH17 probe | 6PM wRap

Oct 13, 2015 - 7:35 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Lanto declines Comelec post, too

Mar 11, 2013 - 8:58 AM

2nd UPDATE Government insiders said the President s trusted lieutenants persuaded Macabangkit Lanto to decline his appointment

People power or dynasty power?

Feb 17, 2013 - 9:03 AM

What causes concern here is that political dynasties in the Philippines thrive in regions with relatively higher poverty lower human development and more severe deprivation

#PHvote Special: UNA in Cebu

Feb 12, 2013 - 3:57 PM

We ll be getting updates from our team on the ground at Plaza Independencia in Cebu City as well as tweets from UNA party representatives

Enrile tells critics: You can't destroy me

Jan 24, 2013 - 11:32 AM

I have my majority I don t need the minority I can pass laws without them

MILF to respect election gun ban

Jan 24, 2013 - 10:23 AM

The MILF leadership has issued a memo ordering all members to adhere to the gun ban and keep their firearms within their camps

MILF fighters inside Camp Darapanan in Maguindanao. File photo by Karlos Manlupig.

UN chief: 'Amicable' end to PH-China row

Jan 23, 2013 - 9:17 AM

It is important for those countries in the region to resolve all these issues through dialogue in a peaceful and amicable way Ban says

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon briefs the General Assembly, 22 January 2013, at the United Nations headquarters in New York. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

Photo wRap: Golden Globes, Kumbh Mela and Tubbataha

Jan 20, 2013 - 2:50 PM

We ve got some of this week s memorable images from the Tubbataha Reef in the Philippines to the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles in this edition of the Rappler Photo wRap