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Thousands show up for Duterte's 'grand rally' in Davao

Mar 16, 2016 - 10:51 PM

UPDATED Rally organizers claim that the gathering which coincides with the 79th founding anniversary of Davao City is the biggest political event in the history of the city

BAILIWICK. Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte speaks before avid supporters in Davao City. Photo by Editha Caduaya/Rappler

Erap gives Lumad until 6pm to disperse for APEC

Nov 13, 2015 - 3:55 PM

The indigenous peoples from Mindanao supposedly have a permit to hold a rally until November 22 but the city government amends it upon Malacañang s orders

Lumads hold an anti-APEC rally at Liwasang Bonifacio on November 13, 2015. The protest is part of Manilakbayan, their month-long camp-out in Manila, where they demanded for the 'demilitarization' of their schools and justice for their fellow Lumads who were allegedly killed by paramilitary groups in Mindanao. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

Japan hits out at South Korea over reporter's libel charge

Oct 09, 2014 - 3:55 PM

Tatsuya Kato of the conservative Sankei Shimbun newspaper was indicted on suspicion of criminally libeling President Park Geun Hye

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye in Seoul, South Korea 06 June 2014. Jung Yeon-Je/Pool/EPA