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Teary-eyed evacuees' appeal: Allow us to fish in Taal Lake again

Jan 22, 2020 - 8:25 PM

Agoncillo Mayor Daniel Reyes tells lawmakers that Batangueños also need psychological interventions to help them process trauma from the Taal Volcano eruption

APPEAL FOR HELP. Edwina Bilog, an evacuee from San Nicolas, Batangas, shares to lawmakers on January 22, 2020 how difficult life has been for her in the past days since the Taal Volcano erupted. Photo by Rappler

Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo say they've discussed marriage

Jan 21, 2020 - 1:21 PM

Kathryn is quick to add that they're both still young

KATHNIEL. The couple, seen here at the ABS-CBN Ball in 2019, respond to a question about marriage. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

SC won't intervene yet in Forbes property dispute with Fabian Ver's partner

Dec 23, 2019 - 3:42 PM

The Supreme Court says the petition for certiorari filed by Daniel Vasquez against Marcos general Fabian Ver's partner Edna Camcam is a 'violation of the doctrine of hierarchy of court'

Supreme Court of the Philippines in PAdre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Droid leaks: How C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels crossed his legs for 'Star Wars'

Dec 17, 2019 - 4:04 PM

Anthony Daniels, the actor behind Star Wars' C-3PO, reveals that he wasn't allowed to go to the toilet all day while playing the golden robot

IN PHOTOS: ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ stars hit the red carpet in Tokyo fan meet

Dec 12, 2019 - 7:52 PM

Several droids also join in on the fun!

TOKYO, JAPAN - DECEMBER 11: (L-R) Katherine Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac and Anthony Daniels with Star Wars characters Stormtroopers, Kylo Ren, R2-D2, C-3PO, BB-8 and D-O pose for photos at the special fan event for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' the special fan event for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' at Roppongi Hills on December 11, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. Photo by Christopher Jue/Getty Images for Disney

Olympic hopeful Daniel Caluag grabs BMX racing silver

Dec 10, 2019 - 3:22 PM

After a heartbreaking start to his SEA Games campaign, Filipino BMX star Daniel Caluag bounces back and clinches a silver

Daniel Patrick Caluag of the Philippines bags silver against Thailand during the finals of the BMX race cycling event of the 30th SEA Games at the BMX Track, Tagaytay City Centrum on December 10, 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

K-pop star Kang Daniel to take showbiz break due to 'depression, panic disorder'

Dec 06, 2019 - 12:50 PM

'We reached the conclusion that sufficient rest and stability is of the highest priority for the artist's health and safety,' says the South Korean singer's management company

Ledermann completes PH sweep in SEA Games skateboarding

Dec 05, 2019 - 5:38 PM

Daniel Ledermann picks up the Philippines' second skateboarding gold after ruling the men's Game of S.K.A.T.E. event

 Photo by Alvin Brian Go/Rappler

Ruling party faces exit as Uruguay votes for president

Nov 24, 2019 - 9:24 PM

A win for the right would 'reflect a trend in the region of voters rejecting the incumbent party over disappointing results,' an analyst says

RUN-OFF. This combination of pictures shows Uruguay's presidential candidate for the Partido Nacional party, Luis Lacalle Pou (L), on October 27, 2019, and Uruguay's presidential candidate for the ruling Frente Amplio (Broad Front) party, Daniel Martinez, on October 23, 2019, both in Montevideo. Photos by Eitan Abramovich and Pablo Porciuncula/AFP

Alibaba confirms huge Hong Kong public listing worth at least $13 billion

Nov 15, 2019 - 7:11 PM

The enormous IPO will come as a boost for authorities wrestling with pro-democracy protests that have tarnished the financial hub's image for order and security and hammered its stock market

ALIBABA. In this file photo, Daniel Zhang, executive chairman and chief executive officer of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, speaks during a ceremony to announce a strategic partnership between the Alibaba Group and Universal Beijing Resort in Beijing on October 17, 2019.  File photo by Wang Zhao/AFP

Left leading but set for Uruguay presidential run-off with center-right

Oct 28, 2019 - 10:34 AM

Uruguayans meanwhile reject a constitutional reform that included the establishment of a military police force, and vote to elect all 99 deputies and 30 senators in the Congress

ELECTIONS. Supporters of the presidential candidate for Uruguay's leftist governing coalition Frente Amplio, Daniel Martinez, cheer at the party's headquarters in Montevideo after polls closed in the country's general election on October 27, 2019. Photo by Pablo Porciuncula/AFP

Former Yahoo engineer pleads guilty to searching 6,000 user accounts for nudes

Oct 02, 2019 - 7:49 PM

Reyes Daniel Ruiz targets the accounts of 6,000 Yahoo users and also compromises their iCloud, Facebook, Gmail, Dropbox, and other accounts to look for sexual images

Amazon sued over online sales of Cuban charcoal

Sep 27, 2019 - 12:19 PM

Amazon has allegedly violated a US law that prevents companies from profiting from property seized by Cuba's communist government after the 1959 revolution

AMAZON. US online retail giant Amazon is embroiled in a legal battle involving Cuban charcoal. Photo by Denis Charlet/AFP

A new KathNiel teleserye is coming in 2020

Sep 25, 2019 - 12:15 PM

The reel- and real-life couple are reuniting onscreen

KATHNIEL. The couple are working on a new teleserye for 2020. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Kang Daniel is coming to Manila

Sep 06, 2019 - 3:50 PM

The former Wanna One member is set to meet his Filipino fans

KANG DANIEL. The K-Pop star is set to meet his Filipino fans. Screenshot from Facebook.com/AllAccessProdPH

Kathryn Bernardo to Daniel Padilla: 'My success is yours'

Sep 04, 2019 - 12:18 PM

Reeling from the box office success of 'Hello, Love, Goodbye," the actress writes a sweet message to her boyfriend and loveteam partner

KATHNIEL. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla attend the ABS-CBN Ball 2018. On Instagram in September, the actress thanks her boyfriend, for his support as she worked on her film, 'Hello, Love, Goodbye.' File photo by Jay Ganzon/Rappler

Notorious hotel thief nabbed in Subic Bay Freeport

Aug 30, 2019 - 9:27 PM

Authorities say Daniel Mercado's scheme is to pose as a participant in conventions so he could steal laptops and other items from delegates

ARRESTED. Law enforcers arrest Daniel Mercado alias Danny Simbol inside the Subic Bay Freeport in Zambales. Photo courtesy of SBMA Law Enforcement Department

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Cast of ‘Dani Girl: A Musical About Hope’

Aug 27, 2019 - 8:07 PM

The cast of The Sandbox Collective's production are performing at Rappler HQ

WWE Live Manila 2019: Kofi Kingston, Daniel Bryan face off for WWE title

Aug 10, 2019 - 5:25 PM

The live wrestling show gets even better with two more championship matches from the SmackDown brand, a Street Fight match between Roman Reigns and Drew McIntyre, and more

MAIN EVENT. Daniel Bryan and Kofi Kingston will rekindle their feud for the WWE Championship in the main event of WWE Live Manila on September 20, 2019. File photo from WWE.com

Gritty Buto leads late charge as PH bags 6 chess golds

Aug 09, 2019 - 8:18 PM

Al-Basher Buto cops the under-10 crown as 5 other young Filipinos rule in the 2019 Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship

BACK ON TOP. After a dry spell, chess whiz Al-Basher Buto regains his winning form. Contributed photo

Daniel Caluag picked for Tokyo 2020 Olympics BMX test event

Aug 09, 2019 - 6:03 PM

Former Asian Games gold medalist Daniel Caluag is one of the 64 riders in the world picked to join the Tokyo 2020 Olympics' BMX test run

OLYMPIC BID. Daniel Caluag shows promise in qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Confirmed: TWICE's Jihyo, Kang Daniel are dating

Aug 05, 2019 - 3:59 PM

It's official!

DATING. The K-pop stars are official. Images from JYP and KONNECT

5 Filipinos win blitz in Thailand chess tiff

Aug 05, 2019 - 1:00 PM

Daniel Quizon, Ruelle Canino, Allaney Doroy, Mark Jay Bacojo, and Franiel Angela Magpily all triumph in the Eastern Asian Youth Chess Tournament

ROMP. Ruelle Canino sweeps the nine-round under 12. Contributed photo

U.S. policeman suspended over choking death of black man

Aug 03, 2019 - 10:47 AM

Expectations for the outcome are high, particularly in the African-American community and especially since Pantaleo has not faced charges for his involvement in the case

JUSTICE. A man protests the grand jury decision to not indict New York Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo in Eric Garner's death on December 3, 2014 in the Staten Island borough of New York City. File photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images/AFP

Does Duterte fulfill the dictator criteria? This book can help us find out

Jul 20, 2019 - 10:00 AM

'How Democracies Die' by Levitsky and Ziblatt identifies signs of a budding authoritarian and steps they take to subvert democracies. How does Rodrigo Duterte measure up to their criteria?

Filipino chess whiz wins Asian Juniors blitz tournament

Jul 08, 2019 - 11:35 PM

The 14-year-old Daniel Quizon comes out triumphant in all of his 7 games to bag the crown

REDEMPTION. Daniel Quizon vents his ire in the blitz tournament after failing to finish high in the standard chess. Photo from grandmaster Jayson Gonzales

Quizon falls, Asian junior chess bid in peril

Jul 05, 2019 - 10:21 PM

Top Philippine bet Daniel Quizon drops to a share of 5th place after losing a roller-coaster game against an Indian foe

PRODIGY. Daniel Quizon, in the file photo, is poised to becoming the next big thing in Philippine chess. Photo from the FB account of Daniel Quizon

Quizon loses grip of Asian Juniors Chess lead

Jul 04, 2019 - 6:58 PM

Philippine chess standout Daniel Quizon loses to Vietnamese Nguyen Anh Khoi but rebounds with a win over Indian grandmaster Karthik Venkataraman

STUMBLE. Daniel Quizon slips to an eight-player group toting a thee-point tally. Photo from Quizon's Facebook account

Puppy love: Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla donate cages to Manila City Pound

Jul 03, 2019 - 1:18 PM

The celebrity couple are also animal lovers!

Pampanga priest accused of abusing 17-year-old girl

Jul 01, 2019 - 6:40 PM

'Ecclesiastical investigation is ongoing,' says San Fernando Archbishop Florentino Lavarias

North Korea must legalize markets to prevent rights abuses – U.N.

May 28, 2019 - 6:11 PM

Market activity remains a 'legal gray area' in the North and a 'source of further human rights violations,' says the United Nations' Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

PYONGYANG. Visitors attend an opening ceremony of the 22nd Pyongyang Spring International Trade Fair at the Three-Revolution Exhibition House in Pyongyang on May 20, 2019. File photo by Kim Won-jin/AFP

LOOK: Kathryn Bernardo is 'extra cheesy' for Daniel Padilla on their 7th anniversary

May 26, 2019 - 2:52 PM

'Thank you for being my dream guy and my reality guy at the same time'

Photo by Jay Ganzon/Rappler

Rivals no more? Daniel Padilla, James Reid star in ‘Doble Hataw’

May 24, 2019 - 6:03 PM

Pepsi and Mountain Dew bring together PH’s two biggest stars for their biggest project yet

Daniel Craig to undergo ankle surgery after injury on 'James Bond' set

May 23, 2019 - 10:56 AM

Among the 'Bond' actors, Daniel Craig is the first to do a lot of his own stunts, resulting in several injuries on set

Are you ready for a James Reid and Daniel Padilla collab?

May 21, 2019 - 5:30 PM

You read that right. Two of today’s biggest actors will be starring in a project together.

Daniel Cabrera, boy in viral FB post, graduates from Cebu grade school

May 16, 2019 - 5:57 PM

Daniel's life has changed since a photo of him studying outside a McDonald's branch to take advantage of electricity spread on social media

Daniel Radcliffe set to star in new South Africa jailbreak drama

May 14, 2019 - 7:53 PM

In 'Escape from Pretoria,' the actor plays Tim Jenkins, a man who escapes from the Pretoria Maximum Security Prison in 1979

STAR. This 2016 file photo shows Daniel Radcliffe at the Deauville US Film Festival. The 'Harry Potter' actor stars in the upcoming film 'Escape from Pretoria.' Photo by Charly Triballeau/ AFP

Canelo beats Jacobs to unify middleweight world titles

May 05, 2019 - 1:26 PM

(UPDATED) Mexican star Canelo Alvarez wins via unanimous decision over American Daniel Jacobs

DOMINANT. Canelo Alvarez lands a bunch of body shots against Daniel Jacobs. Photo from DAZN

WATCH: Fiery weigh-in whets appetites for Canelo-Jacobs showdown

May 04, 2019 - 10:52 AM

Tensions spill over during the weigh-in for the Canelo Alvarez-Daniel Jacobs bout

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MAY 03: Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs get into a shoving match during their official weigh in at T-Mobile Arena on May 3, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Alvarez and Jacobs will fight to unify the WBC WBA and IBF Titles on May 04, 2019 at T-Mobile Arena. Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Building on gains vs new ideas in battle for Bulacan governor

Apr 27, 2019 - 3:24 PM

Vice Governor Daniel Fernando and Malolos Mayor Christian Natividad present their grand plans for the province in a forum organized by Victory Christian Fellowship

GUBERNATORIAL FORUM. The two leading Bulacan gubernatorial candidates face off in an election forum organized by the Victory Christian Fellowship Bulacan. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Oscar winner Rami Malek unveiled as Bond villain in Daniel Craig's 007 swansong

Apr 26, 2019 - 9:33 AM

The 25th Bond film is Daniel Craig's final movie as 007

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 24: Rami Malek, winner of Best Actor for "Bohemian Rhapsody," poses in the press room during the 91st Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood and Highland on February 24, 2019 in Hollywood, California. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP

Daniel Craig makes his final outing as James Bond

Apr 25, 2019 - 10:34 PM

The 5th movie is scheduled for release early next year

MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA - APRIL 25: Actor Daniel Craig attends the "Bond 25" Film Launch at Ian Fleming's Home "GoldenEye", on April 25, 2019 in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Roy Rochlin/Getty Images for Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures/AFP

Nicaragua opposition defies ban to march on deadly protest anniversary

Apr 18, 2019 - 9:17 AM

At least 67 people have been arrested, says the opposition

PROTESTS. An opposition protester demonstrating against the government takes refuge in the premises of a parking lot upon the arrival of police officers who warned they will arrest anyone who 'alters peace and coexistence', in Managua on April 17, 2019. Photo by Inti Ocon/AFP

More than 60,000 people flee Nicaragua crisis – U.N.

Apr 16, 2019 - 8:02 PM

The United Nations refugee agency says those seeking asylum in Costa Rica include 'students, former public officials, opposition figures, journalists, doctors, human rights defenders, and farmers'

PROTEST. Nicaraguan students from the Central American University (UCA) protest inside the university against the government of President Daniel Ortega in Managua on March 1, 2019. File photo by Inti Ocon/AFP

Canada has quietly cut off aid to Nicaragua over rights violations

Apr 15, 2019 - 7:38 AM

A Canadian foreign ministry spokeswoman says: 'Our government is concerned by the deteriorating human rights situation and economic downturn in Nicaragua.'

University students protest against the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega with Nicaraguan national flags at the Central American University (UCA) in Managua on April 10, 2019. The government of President Daniel Ortega said Monday it was ready to continue talks with the opposition on resolving Nicaragua's deadly political crisis. The Central American country has been gripped by a year of political crisis since months of street protests erupted last April leaving more than 325 people dead, most of them opposition demonstrators.  INTI OCON / AFP

PH racer Daniel Miranda tops TCR series Asian category

Apr 07, 2019 - 5:11 PM

Daniel Miranda emerges as Asia's best and nabs 2nd overall right on his debut in the TCR Asia series

IMPRESSIVE DEBUT. Daniel Miranda proves that he is one of racers to beat in the TCR series. Photo from Eurasia Motorsport Facebook

Daniel Caesar to perform in Manila

Mar 20, 2019 - 11:18 AM

The best part is definitely Daniel Caesar returning to Manila for a solo concert this July!

Nicaragua suspends government peace talks over 'repression'

Mar 19, 2019 - 9:08 AM

The local Civic Alliance for Justice rights group says peace talks had so far failed to produce hoped for 'legitimate results'

CELEBRATION. People celebrate on the streets of Managua on March 15, 2019 after the government released 50 prisoners from La Modelo maximum security prison into house arrest as part of the peace talks with the opposition alliance on ending the country's long running political crisis. Photo by Maynor Valenzuela/AFP

Nicaraguan government, opposition agree to resume talks

Mar 14, 2019 - 1:12 PM

The talks will resume on Thursday, the government and the opposition Civic Alliance coalition say

PROTEST. Nicaraguan students from the Central American University (UCA) protest inside the university against the government of President Daniel Ortega in Managua on March 1, 2019. File photo by Inti Ocon/AFP

Here's why Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla aren't doing projects together in 2019

Mar 14, 2019 - 9:04 AM

The 'Teen Queen' opens up about growing up and maturing

Photo by Jay Ganzon/Rappler