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'I still feel hopeless and angry that I can’t be the queen of my own castle because my husband is afraid'
Every time there was barbecue grilling in front of our house, I knew that my father would live on in my memories and that I would always be home for Christmas
'Even though I feel insecure about how helpful I will be when I think about the days ahead... I want to devote myself to the happiness of the people so I will make an effort to that end,' Crown Princess Masako says
The Marcoses’ ill-gotten wealth has been proven in courts and the wealth recovered is accounted for by the PCGG
On record, Cagayan de Oro has 51,471 families of informal settlers
Families of victims of enforced disappearances light candles and offer flowers as they continue searching for their missing loved ones
Acting DICT Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr says Streamtech Systems Technologies has to look for a foreign partner with at least 10 years of experience in a nationwide telco business
President Rodrigo Duterte claims his daughter Sara forced her younger brother, Sebastian, to run as her vice mayor in Davao City
OFWs, bridge the gap by doing these little things for your family back home
Tributes flow for Marianne Haboc, who was fatally hit by a car while she was on her way home from school
Which affordable coffee find do you have a latte love for?
'I want to normalize it,' says Jacinda Ardern, the first woman leader in the history of the United Nations to take her newborn into the UN General Assembly hall
Martial Law was here in one blow decades ago, and is here now – in increments we continue refusing to see
What is the relationship between justice and forgiveness? Justice arrests abuse. Forgiveness tempers vengefulness.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV warns President Rodrigo Duterte not to drag his ailing mother into their fight: 'Kung may problema siya sa akin, stick with me dahil kaya ko ito eh'
Is UP more accommodating of the Marcoses than it is commonly believed to be?
(UPDATED) 'Ito na ang silver lining: Nakita ng mga kababayan natin 'yung tunay na mukha ni Duterte,' says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV
'The family is in high spirits as well. We’ve been through worse,' says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV when asked how his wife and two children are dealing with the situation
The complaints of former vice mayor Paolo Duterte and brother-in-law Manases Carpio stem from the opposition senator's claim that they extorted money from firms regulated by the LTFRB
On International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, families say the Philippine government has failed 'to prevent abominable wrongdoing' for many years
Hailed as comprehensive by advocates, the Anti-Enforced Or Involuntary Disappearance Act of 2012 still faces several challenges, including lack of funding and overall improper grasp of the concept of human rights
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
(UPDATED) Pope Francis is in Ireland to close the 2018 World Meeting of Families
The return of the Marcoses to power, possibly with the help of President Rodrigo Duterte, does not bode well for his promise of 'real change,' says former National Anti-Poverty Commission chief Liza Maza
'The Ampatuans have taken so much from the families of the 58 victims, we will not let them keep taking from us every time they are out from prison,' says Maguindanao Representative Dong Mangudadatu
'There are so many problems na hinaharap ng Pilipinas. Bakit natin pinagaaksayahan pa 'to [ng panahon]?' the former senator says
The relatives burst into tears when a loudspeaker announcement in a banqueting hall at the North's scenic Mount Kumgang resort declared: 'The reunion is over.'
Ampatuan is captured on video waltzing with his daughter Kristina at her wedding reception on Tuesday, August 21
(UPDATED) The families try to bridge the decades of separation through precious physical contact and by showing each other pictures of their relatives
A Filipina married to an Englishman says he gave her one year to prepare her 22-year-old son for independence
President Rodrigo Duterte won't step down as long as Vice President Leni Robredo is in power to take his place, says Malacañang
As coconut pollinators, kiwot bees have helped the farm increase its yield by as much as 50%
The Squatriti family's little shop of doll horrors, which opened in 1953, specializes in antique dolls, some dating back to the 19th century
Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Vernise Tantuco
Ivanka Trump takes a decidedly different approach than her combative father to stress that the immigration crisis has caused her anxiety. She also distances herself from her father's relentless condemnation of the media.
His vicious conflict with Ilocos Norte's Governor Imee Marcos could cost Representative Rodolfo Farñas his position as House majority leader
(UPDATED) Detained Senator Leila de Lima is the second Filipino to be conferred the award, after former president Corazon Aquino in 1987
Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Ralf Rivas
At least one member of the First Family will be present at President Rodrigo Duterte's 3rd State of the Nation Address
(UPDATED) The photos are taken by celebrity portrait and fashion photographer Matt Holyoak at Clarence House following the baptism
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, leads the service in the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace
Mary Rose Ballocanag Trinidad, 53, is the sole survivor in her family after a car crash killed her husband and 4 daughters in Delaware
'Maria' broke up with her boyfriend because her family didn't approve of him – but now she's beginning to regret her decision. What should she do?
A string of dead local officials, the bench-clearing Gilas-Boomers brawl, updates on the boys trapped in a Thai cave
RJ Señeres' journey started way before his career in music – in their 3-bedroom apartment in Abu Dhabi, when he was just 11 years old. This is his story.
(UPDATED) BPI says it is postponing the implementation of having branch transaction fees for peso cash deposits and withdrawals to January 2019.
In Los Angeles, a decades-old federal court settlement known as the Flores Agreement mandates immigration officials release detained minors if they are held more than 20 days.
'He is the President, listen only when he speaks about his work,' says Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio after her father drew flak for calling God 'stupid' in a work-related speech
The judge also issues an injunction against any more family separations