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PDP-Laban to give 'unknowns' shot at Senate slate – Pimentel

Apr 25, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III says the ruling party will consider even poor performers in surveys on possible senatorial aspirants

ELECTIONS. PDP-Laban President Aquilino Pimentel III at the party's Thanksgiving Party at the Midas Hotel and Casino in Pasay City on November 16, 2016. Photo by Rappler

[OPINION] Enough of policymaking without planning

Apr 13, 2018 - 6:12 PM

As the Boracay example illustrates, policymaking without planning makes for needless chaos, confusion, and destruction

Netizens on Boracay closure: 'Hassle, unnecessary!'

Apr 06, 2018 - 1:31 PM

'Pati kaming taga-Aklan talaga hindi makauwi, walang flight pa-Kalibo dahil sa closure na 'yan! Ano lalangoy kami?' tweets one irate netizen

Robredo wishes a 'successful administration' for Duterte

Mar 28, 2018 - 10:48 AM

'Iyong success ng administrasyon ng ating Pangulo, wala naman doong ibang makikinabang [kundi] tayong mga Pilipino. Kaya iyon ang pinaka-birthday wish ko sa kanya,' says Vice President Leni Robredo on the

TOP TWO. Vice President Leni Robredo listens to the speech of President Rodrigo Duterte during the Philippine National Police Academy's Maragtas Class of 2018 graduation rites on March 21, 2018. Photo by OVP

China defends Duterte from U.N. rights chief's tirades

Mar 13, 2018 - 10:02 AM

China says 'anyone without bias can see' that President Rodrigo Duterte has made 'achievements' in fighting illegal drugs and improving people's jobs

FOREIGN MINISTRY. Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang takes a question from the media during a press conference in Beijing on July 13, 2016. File photo by Nicolas Asfouri/AFP

Rappler Talk: Gary Alejano on holding the Duterte administration accountable

Feb 22, 2018 - 2:06 PM

On Thursday, February 22, Rappler editor-at-large Marites Vitug speaks to Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano about the importance of maintaining check and balance in government

Philippines' Duterte set for drug war backing at summit

Nov 11, 2017 - 5:33 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte goes into the event appearing confident that even his most outrageous remarks and actions will be ignored, having boasted in the lead-up he once stabbed someone to death, while at the same time proposing to host a global human rights summit

AFTERMATH. This photo taken on July 14, 2017 shows funeral workers carrying the dead body of an alleged drug dealer killed after a police drug operation in Manila. Photo by Noel Celis / AFP

Rappler Talk: Dr. Wataru Kusaka on why the poor support Duterte

Sep 29, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Watch Rappler Talk with Dr. Wataru Kusaka at 6 pm on Friday, September 29

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 3, 2017

Aug 03, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Hello Here are the stories you shouldn t miss this Thursday

What Duterte development plan ignores: Local industry, accessible social services

Jun 11, 2017 - 4:31 PM

Under the Philippine Development Plan 2017 2022 PH s agriculture and mining industry cater to foreign economies while its people look for jobs abroad according to IBON Foundation

On Congress and martial law, 2 words: 'Duty' and 'review'

May 30, 2017 - 8:30 AM

What is assigned to Congress is not just a discretion to revoke or not to revoke President Duterte s martial law declaration but a positive duty to review it

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Robredo: 'Trust the AFP' in martial law implementation

May 24, 2017 - 1:58 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says the best thing to do now is to support the government as it fights terrorists in Marawi City

SECURITY BRIEFING. Vice President Leni Robredo joins the security briefing of the Armed Forces of the Philippines leadership on May 24, 2017. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

CHR urges Filipinos: Be 'light bearers' in 'period of darkness'

May 06, 2017 - 7:30 AM

We as a community of human rights must work harder be more creative and develop strategies that we might overcome the darkness says Chairperson Chito Gascon at the 30th anniversary of the Commission on Human Rights

Sideshow: Group goes to Luneta to defend Duterte

Nov 25, 2016 - 8:37 PM

10 young people some of them wearing citizens military training fatigues with red armbands remind protesters: you know very well Duterte promised during the campaign a hero s burial for Marcos

DUTERTE DEFENDERS. A small group of young people goes to Luneta, near the venue of the grand anti-Marcos rally on November 25, 2016. They remind protesters that President Rodrigo Duterte did not make secret during the campaign that he would allow a hero’s burial for Ferdinand Marcos. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The Drug War: Danica, My Danica

Sep 06, 2016 - 11:59 AM

Danica Mae Garcia was five when she was killed in the crossfire after riding in tandem assassins shot her grandfather inside their Dagupan home She is perhaps the youngest victim of the extrajudicial killings that have come together with the bloody war on drugs

An empathic minority

Aug 10, 2016 - 8:09 AM

Are you horrified by extrajudicial killings? Those who are saddened by the news of deaths are now few and far between

DILG tests 911 emergency hotline

Jul 21, 2016 - 7:31 PM

The 24 hour service will go live in August

Jeans-clad Bayan leaders meet Duterte in Malacañang

Jun 30, 2016 - 5:46 PM

It is the first time that militant groups are invited to Malacañang on inauguration day

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with multi-sectoral groups at the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang after he takes oath as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines.

Thousands rally in Davao to show support for Duterte admin peace talks

Jun 28, 2016 - 10:08 PM

They also presented the Mindanao Peoples Peace Agenda to the Duterte administration hoping the agenda can be placed on the administration s list of priorities for the first 100 days

FOR PEACE. Thousands of people from different parts of Mindanao convene to rally for lasting peace in the area. Photo by patty Psion/Rappler