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2 NPA members arrested after shoot-out with cops, army in Bukidnon

Nov 15, 2019 - 10:54 AM

The Valencia City police chief says two more suspects escaped during the gunfight

Courtesy of Supreme Court: Everyone in PCSO intel fund scam now cleared

Jul 30, 2019 - 4:17 PM

It all started with a Lucas Bersamin ponencia in 2016 that created a domino effect in clearing all 10 officials in the P365-million intelligence fund scam

Supreme Court of the Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Meet the 7 Filipinos invited to the U.S. film academy

Jul 24, 2019 - 11:37 AM

The 7 are among those invited to be part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as its new members

Cebu graduate surprises classmates, adviser with hand-drawn portraits

Jun 04, 2019 - 2:05 PM

A young artist celebrates his bond with his senior high school class in a unique and personal way

Cignal-Ateneo, Valencia-San Sebastian to meet in D-League semis

May 27, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Cignal-Ateneo clamps down on the shooters of ChaDao-FEU, while Valencia-San Sebastian survives Che'lu in overtime

RELIABLE. Angelo Kouame continues to be a steady presence inside for Cignal-Ateneo in the PBA D-League. Photo from PBA Images

Seagrass meadows support food security in Guimaras – research

Mar 25, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Guimaras, a place highly dependent on marine and coastal resources, is the perfect site to investigate and demonstrate how much seagrasses contribute to fisheries in coastal communities

'LUNGS OF THE SEA.' Seagrass beds are one of the overlooked marine ecosystems, now globally threatened due to human impact. All photos by ZSL/Seagrass Project Philippines

D-League: CEU's Diouf sets rebounding record, UST overpowers CSB

Mar 19, 2019 - 10:11 PM

CEU claims the top spot behind Senegalese big man Malick Diouf's record-setting output

ETCHED. Senegalese big man Malick Diouf makes a mark in the developmental leagues as he set a new rebounding record with 30 boards. Photo by PBA Images

Ex-Oriental Mindoro governor's firm ordered to return P321-M land

Mar 17, 2019 - 3:05 PM

(UPDATED) The Court of Appeals says RGV Development Corporation should return a 150-hectare property in Nasugbu, Batangas, after the Group Developers Incorporated rescinded their contract

DEAL REVOKED. The Group Developers, Inc. turns back on its deal with Rodolfo Valencia's company after the latter allegedly failed to follow their agreement with regards to the land's purchase. Photo from

PBA D-League: Ateneo blasts CSB; Baste survives OT thriller

Feb 14, 2019 - 7:20 PM

The shorthanded Blue Eagles pull away early in a solid debut that surprised even Ateneo coach Tab Baldwin

CHR: 'Promised internal cleansing' of PNP should lead to better police force

Oct 29, 2018 - 8:07 PM

The Commission on Human Rights condemns the rape of a 15-year-old girl by a Manila cop in exchange for the release of her parents arrested for illegal drugs

Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Manila cop rapes teener after promising freedom for her detained parents

Oct 29, 2018 - 7:12 PM

'Nagpahiwatig na papakawalan ang mga guardians niya. According sa nanay, talagang interesado sa bata,' says Metro Manila top cop Guillermo Eleazar

MANILA'S FINEST? Manila Police District catches one of its own allegedly committing rape to a minor. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Real Madrid suffers shock loss as Man United stutters again

Oct 03, 2018 - 9:23 AM

Toni Kroos' mistake proved costly as Real Madrid absorbs a surprise 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League

STUNNER. Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez and CSKA Moscow midfielder Jaka Bijol contest the ball during CSKA's upset win in the UEFA Champions League. Photo by Alexander Nemenov/AFP

Cebuano veteran dominates Road to The Nationals' 'Tekken 7' Qualifiers

Sep 25, 2018 - 5:31 PM

UFTC|Gogoy's Xiaoyu defeats Gio's Master Raven in first leg of The Road to the Nationals 'Tekken 7' tournament

CHAMP. UFTC|Gogoy will represent Cebu in The Nationals of the Tekken 7 tournament. Photo from release

Tearful Ronaldo sent off on Champions League debut for Juventus

Sep 20, 2018 - 10:53 AM

A controversial red card for Cristiano Ronaldo overshadows Juventus' victory over Valencia

CONTROVERSIAL. Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after receiving a red card during the UEFA Champions League match between Juventus and Valencia. Photo by Jose Jordan/AFP

Mexican cartel leader's wife captured – government

May 28, 2018 - 7:27 AM

'This woman is a likely administrator of both economic and legal assets of this criminal organization. She had been sought on an organized crime warrant,' Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete says in a news conference

Negros Oriental declares measles outbreak

Mar 06, 2018 - 3:15 PM

(UPDATED) A total of 7 areas in the province are reporting cases of measles. The exact number of cases has yet to be announced.

OUTBREAK. Negros Oriental is now the 4th major area in the Philippines where a measles outbreak has been declared by the government.

Aquino, Sanofi, DOH officials face graft complaint over Dengvaxia mess

Feb 12, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The VACC, VPCI, and physician Francisco Cruz claim that the accused government officials 'anomalously' funded the immunization program and favored Sanofi to procure the vaccine

ACCUSED. Former president Benigno Aquino III (center) is flanked by his former budget chief Florencio Abad (L) and ex-executive secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr at a Senate hearing in December 2017. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Mexico arrests Zetas drug cartel boss wanted in U.S.

Feb 10, 2018 - 8:40 AM

The Zetas are considered one of the most cruel criminal organizations in Mexico

Duque dares accusers to file cases vs officials in alleged 'DOH mafia'

Jan 15, 2018 - 1:58 PM

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III says he will order a review of the contracts entered into by the previous administration

INTEGRITY. DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III wants officials to adhere to the 'highest standards of professionalism and integrity.' File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Reach Labs launches Silicon Valley Scholarship for Filipino students

Dec 30, 2017 - 9:31 PM

A deserving Filipino student will be chosen to attend free of charge Reach Labs' 2-month entrepreneurship program, which includes a trip to Silicon Valley

Photo from Reach Labs Facebook page

Venezuela army repels attack on base, hunts assailants

Aug 06, 2017 - 9:58 PM

4th UPDATE The incident heightens fears that Venezuela s deepening political and economic crisis could yet explode into extreme violence

ATTACKED. View of the military base of Paramacay Fort in Venezuela's third city, Valencia on August 6, 2016. Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP

QC barangay uses 'drug boxes' to collect names of suspects

Jul 28, 2017 - 5:09 PM

The problem: Not a single tip has been dropped in the boxes as residents fear being seen reporting

'DRUG BOXES'. Barangay Valencia installed wooden boxes to accept reports against drug suspects. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Communist rebels release soldier in Bukidnon

May 24, 2017 - 4:24 PM

The New People s Army releases Technical Sergeant Joseph Paredes nearly a month after he was abducted by communist rebels in Valencia City

COMMUNIST INSURGENCY. The Duterte administration vowed to end the decades-long communist insurgency through peace negotiations. File photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rapper

NPA did not burn down Bukidnon school building – teacher

Mar 30, 2017 - 6:48 PM

Teacher Mary Jean Subayco says a cellphone charger left plugged in by someone inside the faculty room may have overheated causing the fire

Soldier killed in NPA attack was newly engaged

Feb 02, 2017 - 8:33 AM

The soon to be wed soldier is identified as Second Lieutenant Miguel Victor Alejo a graduate of Philippine Military Academy Class 2015

FALLEN. Second Lieutenant Miguel Victor Alejo.

BoybandPH: 6 things to know about the 'Pinoy Boyband Superstar' winners

Dec 16, 2016 - 12:09 PM

Vice Ganda thought one guy was too mature looking for the group one guy was born and raised in Macau another had to drop out of school to help his family Here are more facts about BoybandPH

'Pinoy Boyband Superstar': Winners revealed!

Dec 11, 2016 - 8:24 PM

Winners will be part of BoybandPH under Star Magic

Lorenzo akan mulai MotoGP Valencia dari posisi terdepan

Nov 12, 2016 - 11:27 PM

Jorge Lorenzo mencatatkan waktu tercepat dalam sesi kualifikasi MotoGP Valencia

Jorge Lorenzo akan memulai GP Valencia dari posisi terdepan. Foto dari Twitter/@MotoGP

From the President: A good meal, watches for soldiers

Aug 26, 2016 - 8:30 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte joins Philippine soldiers for dinner and durian

HAVING DURIAN. President Rodrigo Duterte has durian with the troops. Photo from the 10th Agila Division

Ombudsman to SC: Reverse acquittal of Gloria Arroyo

Aug 05, 2016 - 4:01 PM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says the former president was complicit in the whole scheme to raid the coffers of the PCSO

34 Ormoc beneficiaries of CARP awarded their land

Jun 23, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Some 300 officials and people from the Department of Agrarian Reform DAR Philippine National Police PNP farmer beneficiaries and advocacy groups are present to assist and show support to the beneficiaries

Photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/ Rappler

Manchester United vs Liverpool: Beratnya membayar hutang gol

Mar 17, 2016 - 7:39 PM

Louis van Gaal menganggap tantangan yang dihadapi timnya sangat berat Bisakah mereka lepas dari cengkeraman Liverpool?

Liverpool bungkam Manchester United 2-0. Foto dari Twitter

Hasil Liga Spanyol: Barcelona nyaman di puncak klasemen sementara

Mar 07, 2016 - 9:21 AM

Barcelona melibas Eibar 0 4 Atletico Madrid bekap Valencia 1 3

Lionel Messi saat beradu dengan pemain Eibar di La Liga, pada 5 Maret 2016. Foto dari Facebook

Poe and Binay tied at top spot, PDAF scam, Saudi cleric | 12PM wRap

Mar 04, 2016 - 1:32 PM

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Ombudsman charges 5 ex-congressmen for PDAF scam

Mar 03, 2016 - 3:45 PM

Resolutions and orders are to be forwarded to the AMLC for immediate action on possible violations of the Anti Money Laundering Act

Hasil Liga Europa: MU, Tottenham, Liverpool lolos ke babak 16 besar

Feb 26, 2016 - 9:24 AM

Valencia menang besar dengan agregat 10 0

Gol debutan Marcus Rashford warnai kemenangan Manchester United di Liga Europa, pada 26 Februari 2016. Foto dari Twitter/ManUtd

Hasil Liga Spanyol: Real Madrid menang lagi, Gary Neville raih kemenangan pertamanya bersama Valencia

Feb 14, 2016 - 2:18 PM

Real Madrid naik ke posisi dua klasemen sementara Liga Spanyol

MENANG LAGI. Penyerang asal Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo merayakan golnya ke gawang Athletic Bilbao. Foto oleh Emilio Naranjo/EPA

Barcelona melaju ke final Copa del Rey

Feb 11, 2016 - 3:39 PM

Meskipun ditahan imbang oleh Valencia hasil 7 0 di ‘leg’ pertama membuat Barcelona lolos ke babak final Copa del Rey

BARCELONA LOLOS. Gelandang Valencia Fran Villalba kecewa saat gagal mencetak gol bagi timnya. Skor imbang 1-1 membuat Barcelona unggul 'aggregat' 8-1 dan lolos ke babak final Copa del Rey. Foto oleh Kai Forsterling/EPA

Hasil Liga Spanyol: Barcelona kokoh di puncak klasemen, Valencia belum pernah menang

Feb 08, 2016 - 1:06 PM

Barcelona mulai meninggalkan duo Madrid sementara Valencia belum pernah menang sejak dilatih Gary Neville

NEYMAR. Penyerang Barcelona, Neymar dalam laga melawan Levante di La Liga, Minggu, 7 Februari. Foto oleh EPA

Duo Suarez-Messi porak-porandakan Valencia di semi final Copa del Rey

Feb 04, 2016 - 12:17 PM

Luis Suarez cetak empat gol Lionel Messi tiga gol

TUJUH GOL. Lionel Messi cetak 'hat-trick', sementara Luis Suarez cetak empat gol dalam pertandingan 'leg' pertama semi final Copa del Rey kontra Valencia. Foto dari Twitter/@fcbarcelona

Comelec cancels COC of presidential bet Valencia

Jan 28, 2016 - 7:18 PM

But another lesser known candidate Mel Mendoza of the Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino remains a presidential candidate

CANCELLED COC. The Comelec en banc declares one presidential aspirant as a nuisance candidate.

Comelec’s draft ballot, Senate probe on Binay, Planet Nine | 6PM wRap

Jan 21, 2016 - 7:03 PM

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Presidential bets Mendoza, Valencia in draft ballot

Jan 21, 2016 - 2:08 PM

The Comelec also includes Grace Poe and Rodrigo Duterte in the draft ballot as expected even as they face disqualification cases

Hasil Liga Spanyol: Barcelona dan Real Madrid pesta gol

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:14 AM

Sementara Atletico Madrid masih bertengger di puncak klasemen sementara Liga Spanyol

PESTA GOL. 'Hattrick' Luis Suarez membawa Barcelona unggul enam gol tanpa balas dari Athletic Bilbao. Foto oleh Lluis Gene/AFP

Hasil La Liga: Atletico Madrid ke puncak klasemen Liga Spanyol

Jan 11, 2016 - 12:47 PM

Sementara Gary Neville belum bisa membawa kemenangan untuk Valencia

PUNCAK KLASEMEN. Gelandang Atletico Madrid Yannick Ferreira Carrasco merayakan golnya bersama pemain lainnya. Foto oleh Miguel Riopa/AFP

5 kesalahan Rafael Benitez yang membuatnya dipecat Real Madrid

Jan 05, 2016 - 2:22 PM

5 kesalahan mantan pelatih Real Madrid Rafael Benitez yang baru saja dipecat dan digantikan oleh Zinedine Zidane

MEMBUAT KESALAHAN. Foto diambil pada 4 Oktober lalu, saat Rafael Benitez memimpin Real Madrid dalam pertandingan melawan Atletico Madrid. Foto oleh Javie Soriano/AFP

Ronaldo's dream? 'Live like a king' in retirement

Jan 03, 2016 - 8:59 PM

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo hasn t ruled out a move into coaching after his playing days are over though

ROYAL DREAM. Cristiano Ronaldo's post-playing goals are nothing short of majestic. File Photo by Jose Sena Goulao/EPA

Real Madrid coach backs James Rodriguez after police matter

Jan 03, 2016 - 6:11 AM

Rafael Benitez backs James Rodriguez after he was followed to the club s training ground by police accused of speeding at up to 200 kilometers an hour

KEEPING IT REAL. James Rodriguez has many supporters at Real, with coach Rafael Benitez calling him a "good kid." File photo by Gerard Julien/AFP

Hasil Liga Spanyol: Barcelona kokoh di puncak klasemen, Real Madrid kalah lagi

Dec 14, 2015 - 2:22 PM

Real Madrid kalah 1 0 saat menghadapi Villareal sementara Barcelona masih kokoh di klasemen La Liga meski Atletico Madrid menang

KALAH. Real Madrid kalah 1-0 dari Villareal di El Madrigal stadium pada Minggu, 13 Desember 2015. Foto oleh Jose Jordan/AFP

La Liga: Valencia tahan imbang Barcelona, Real Madrid gilas Getafe

Dec 07, 2015 - 12:59 PM

Barcelona masih memimpin klasemen sementara La Liga diikuti Atletico dan Real Madrid

IMBANG. Para pemain Valencia merayakan gol Santi Mina pada menit 86 saat menjamu Barcelona, 5 Desember 2015. Foto oleh Jose Jordan/AFP