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[Two Pronged] Should you apologize over ghosting?

Oct 13, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Myrna's ghosted hookups in the past. Should she say sorry?

‘The Ghosting’ review: Run-of-the-mill ghost story

Sep 02, 2019 - 11:24 AM

'The Ghosting' doesn’t make its audience care for the fate of any of its characters

[PODCAST] Laffler Talk: Ghosting

Aug 16, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Bigla ba siyang nanlamig? Biglang nawala? Usapang ghosting ngayong A-ghost-o.

Stocks to Watch: Oh, ghost! Should investors be scared?

Aug 05, 2019 - 9:30 AM

Oh, ghost! August. Get it? It's that month where superstitious investors hide.

COA hits Tesda for giving P15M to ghost scholars

Aug 21, 2018 - 7:43 PM

(UPDATED) State auditors say the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority failed to verify the identities of 580 scholars supposedly enrolled at the AMA Computer College’s Manila campus and the Technivoc Institute Corporation

'Ghost of Tsushima,' 'Cyberpunk 2077' may be most visually stunning of E3 2018

Jun 15, 2018 - 10:34 AM

See for yourself and watch their trailers here

TSUSHIMA. Tsushima is an island in Japan that the Mongols were trying to invade in the 1200s. Screenshot from Sony

Back from therapy, Kanye announces two albums

Apr 20, 2018 - 10:36 AM

One of Kanye's upcoming albums is a collab with Kid Cudi

Photo by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

'DOTGA: Da One That Ghost Away' review: Inconsistent spoofs

Apr 19, 2018 - 8:44 PM

Majority of the jokes in 'Da One That Ghost Away' are just corny and juvenile, more suited for regular television than the big screen

Kim Chiu, Ryan Bang, MayWard on doing 'DOTGA'

Apr 17, 2018 - 8:14 PM

Kim talks about doing horror films while Ryan talks about the choices that led to his first leading role in a movie

'The Ghost Bride' review: A horde of wrongs

Nov 05, 2017 - 9:35 PM

The film is far too preoccupied with fictionalizing an obscure tradition that it neglects to concoct truly thoughtful horror set pieces

Matteo Guidicelli thinks he's a lot like his ‘The Ghost Bride’ character

Nov 01, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Matteo says he loved working with the movie's director, Chito Roño

Sucker Punch bringing samurai action to PS4 with 'Ghost of Tsushima'

Oct 31, 2017 - 12:24 AM

While slim on details, 'Ghost of Tsushima' does promise plenty of samurai-themed action from the open-world adventure game developer Sucker Punch

GHOST OF TSUSHIMA. Samurai action returns to the PlayStation 4. Screen shot from YouTube video

Kim Chiu explores different facets of her character and Chinese culture in ‘The Ghost Bride’

Oct 19, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Kim reunites with Chito Roño, who directed her in 'The Healing'

DIFFERENT KIM. Kim Chiu is back in the movies as Mayen in Chito Rono's 'Ghost Bride.' All photos by JT Radovan/Rappler  DIFFERENT KIM. Kim Chiu is back in the movies as Mayen in Chito Rono's 'Ghost Bride.' All photos by JT Radovan/Rappler

Sara Duterte welcomes Ombudsman probe into family's wealth

Sep 28, 2017 - 4:46 PM

The Ombudsman says it has found basis to start an investigation into the assets of the President's family based on the complaint of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV

PROPER FORUM. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, daughter of President Rodrigo Duterte, says an Ombudsman investigation gives the family the proper forum to respond to allegations of accumulating wealth illegally. Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

Nur Misuari posts bail for corruption charges

Sep 19, 2017 - 5:42 PM

(UPDATED) Sandiganbayan 3rd Division confirms bail bond of Misuari has been transmitted to the anti-graft court

BAIL. MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari posts bail on September 19, 2017 before the Davao City Regional Trial Court Branch 16. Photo courtesy of Secretary Jesus Dureza

Nur Misuari has not posted bail yet, but meets with Duterte in Davao

Sep 18, 2017 - 3:33 PM

Misuari's spokesperson says 'no need' when asked if the MNLF founding chairman has posted bail

STANDING WARRANT. Despite a standing warrant of arrest, MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari meets with President Rodrigo Duterte and Peace Secretary Jesus Dureza in Davao City on September 16, 2017. Photo from Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Facebook page

August net outflows hit $58M as ghost month begins

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:40 PM

Tensions between the US and North Korea mixed Q2 corporate results and political developments also contribute to investor hesitancy according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Sandiganbayan orders arrest of Nur Misuari

Sep 05, 2017 - 1:39 PM

3RD UPDATE We respect the process but sad because the Philippines and the Moro National Liberation Front have agreements says Misuari s spokesperson Emmanuel Fontanilla

GHOST PROJECTS. Nur Misuari is facing graft and malversation charges over multi-million peso educational projects in the ARMM which turned out to have never been delivered.

What is Ghost Month? 5 things you need to know

Aug 22, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Every year Ghost Month affects wedding dates business deals and even the Philippine stock market – here s what you need to know to fend off bad luck

Ampatuan brothers plead not guilty to corruption charges

Aug 15, 2017 - 3:45 PM

Do you know how much the government is spending for his escorts? Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Rafael Lagos says in reference to Andal Ampatuan Jr as he denies the motion to postpone the arraignment

CORRUPTION CHARGES. Ampatuan brothers Sajid (left) and Andal Jr (right) face multiple counts of corruption for ghost projects in Maguindanao in 2009.

Bong Revilla in plunder trial: I will be free soon

Aug 10, 2017 - 1:54 PM

Napoles lawyer also chimes in: It’s our impression that in the end it will benefit us

CONFIDENT. Detaned former senator Bong Revilla smiles after his plunder trial hearing at the Sandiganbayan on August 10, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Faster trial seen in Bong Revilla plunder case

Aug 03, 2017 - 7:43 PM

Revilla s lawyer Estelito Mendoza is inclined to favor the proposal even as he continues to contest the witnesses relevance in the plunder case

WITNESSES. One of prosecution's witnesses, Piat Cagayan Vice Mayor Leonel Guzman (in beige jacket) exchange pleasantries with detained former senator Bong Revilla after the hearing at anti-graft court Sandiganbayan on August 3, 2017. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Local execs testify in Revilla plunder trial: 'We never got projects'

Jul 27, 2017 - 1:51 PM

Lawyer Estelito Mendoza counsel to the former senator says the witnesses testimonies have not established that the ghost projects were funded by his client s pork barrel

'I'M A VICTIM TOO.' Detained former senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr says on July 27, 2017 that he is also a victim in the ghost agricultural projects supposedly funded by his pork barrel. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Ex-Iloilo rep Niel Tupas Jr indicted for graft over PDAF scam

Jul 20, 2017 - 12:49 PM

(UPDATED) Former Iloilo Representative Niel Tupas Jr, a member of the Liberal Party, says his signatures were forged

Musings: Ghost in The Shell, and AI's march towards manhood

Jun 24, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Book author Karl de Mesa reflects on the fusion of man and machine in Ghost in the Shell and today s real world artificial intelligence

Daftar 10 film Indonesia terlaris semester pertama 2017

Jun 16, 2017 - 11:07 AM

Posisi pertama ditempati film Danur: I Can See Ghosts dengan total pendapatan Rp 95 miliar

TERLARIS. Film bergenre horor yang dibintangi Prilly Latuconsina, 'Danur: I Can See Ghosts' jadi film Indonesia terlaris di semester pertama 2017. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube MD Pictures.

Marawi: Images from a ghost town

May 26, 2017 - 10:52 PM

Rappler correspondent Bobby Lagsa is one of the 3 photojournalists who are able to go around some parts of Marawi City on the 3rd day of the siege

Nur Misuari charged for P115M ghost projects in ARMM

May 24, 2017 - 3:02 PM

Nur Misuari is enjoying temporary freedom from rebellion charges related to the 2013 Zamboanga siege courtesy of President Duterte

Sajid Ampatuan charged anew for P16M in ghost food purchases

May 15, 2017 - 4:05 PM

This adds to the 161 counts of corruption filed against him in early May for ghost construction and repair projects

NEW CHARGES. Sajid Islam Ampatuan, who is photographed here in Cotabato City on May 10, 2015 during his welcome party after being granted bail for massacre charges, faces new charges in court for corruption. Photo by Jef Maitem

Ampatuan brothers Sajid, Andal Jr charged over alleged ghost projects

May 01, 2017 - 4:15 PM

12 construction projects in Maguindanao approved in 2009 turned out to be fake says the Office of the Ombudsman

CHARGED. Ampatuan brothers Sajid (left) and Andal Jr (right) face multiple counts of corruption for ghost projects in Maguindanao in 2009.

Ketika ilustrator asal Malang sukses menembus Hollywood

Apr 19, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Karya Evan Raditya Pratomo digunakan sebagai ilustrasi film Ghost in the Shell

ILUSTRASI. Evan Raditya Pratomo sukses menyumbangkan dua ilustrasi untuk film 'Ghost in the Shell'. Foto oleh Eko Widianto/Rappler

5 film horor Indonesia terlaris

Apr 07, 2017 - 3:52 PM

Film Danur: I Can See Ghosts tercatat sebagai film horor Indonesia terlaris

Prilly Latuconsina berperan sebagai Risa Saraswati di film horor terbarunya 'Danur: I Can See Ghosts'. Foto dari secreen capture akun YouTube MD Pictures.

'Ghost in the Shell' review: Sheen over substance

Apr 02, 2017 - 10:30 PM

Ghost in the Shell is delightful to look at but its core is indubitably problematic which makes it all the more fascinating as an erroneous adaptation

Review 'Ghost In The Shell': Berharap jadi franchise

Apr 02, 2017 - 11:40 AM

Setidaknya Ghost In The Shell bukanlah Fist From The North Star Speed Racer ataupun Dragon Ball Evolution

Cerita bangku kosong di penayangan film 'Danur: I Can See Ghosts'

Mar 28, 2017 - 11:02 AM

Lima bangku kosong untuk teman teman Risa Saraswati pasti akan tersedia di setiap penayangan film ini

Lima bangku kosong disediakan untuk tempat duduk Peter, Hans, William, Hendrick, dan Janshen di pemutaran perdana film 'Danur: I Can See Ghosts'. Foto oleh Adrianus Saerong/Rappler.

'Danur: I Can See Ghosts': Saat ekspektasi dijatuhkan realita

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:43 AM

Film yang diadaptasi dari buku Gerbang Dialog Danur karya Risa Saraswati digadang gadang akan menjadi karya horor unggulan tahun ini

Prilly Latuconsina berperan sebagai Risa Saraswati di film horor terbarunya 'Danur: I Can See Ghosts'. Foto dari secreen capture akun YouTube MD Pictures.

PhilHealth probes P6M 'ghost claims' in Tuguegarao hospital

Mar 26, 2017 - 9:05 AM

The investigation showed that the doctor allegedly involved in the scam charged a consultation fee of P21 000 to P42 000 per ghost patient

HOSPITAL ANOMALIES? Officials investigate allegedly anomalous transactions inside the city-funded Tuguegarao City People’s General Hospital. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 24 Maret 2017

Mar 24, 2017 - 10:14 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' review: A repetitive game that requires creativity

Mar 18, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Does Ghost Recon: Wildlands feed our reviewer s desire for a tactical shooter? Find out in this review of Ubisoft s latest title

News Briefs: March 6, 2017

Mar 06, 2017 - 8:25 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday March 6

Ghosts haunt our palace – Swedish queen

Jan 04, 2017 - 12:17 AM

Drottningholm Palace which is on the UNESCO world heritage list was built in the 1600s on Lovon island in Stockholm

DROTTNINGHOLM PALACE. The palace is the permanent residence of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, the 73-year-old daughter of a German businessman and a Brazilian woman. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 14 November 2016

Nov 14, 2016 - 8:44 AM

Pantau terus laman ini untuk mengetahui perkembangan berita selebriti pada Senin 14 November 2016

WATCH: 'Ghost in the Shell' teasers released

Sep 22, 2016 - 8:02 PM

UPDATED Paramount Pictures drops 5 teasers for the live action version of the manga Ghost in the Shell starring Scarlett Johansson

MAJOR. Scarlett Johansson stars as the Major in the live-action version of 'Ghost in the Shell.' Screengrab from YouTube/Paramount Pictures

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 22 September 2016

Sep 22, 2016 - 7:56 PM

Pantau terus laman ini untuk mengetahui perkembangan berita selebriti pada Kamis 22 September 2016

Uganda stops paying more than 5,500 'ghost' civil servants

Aug 11, 2016 - 8:35 PM

The removal of the ghost employees from the government s payroll is part of Uganda s efforts to fight corruption

epa04954880 Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni delivers his speech during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York, New York, USA, 28 September 2015. The General Debate runs through 03 October 2015. EPA/MATT CAMPBELL

4 horror movies, 10 terrifying real-life scary stories

Jun 09, 2016 - 8:59 PM

The Conjuring star Vera Farmiga once woke up with claw marks on her thigh an accident happens on the set of Annabelle and more

ANNABELLE. Scary things happened while the film was being shot. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

WATCH: The real-life story that inspired 'The Conjuring 2'

May 20, 2016 - 7:53 PM

What happened to the Hodgsons in 70s North London where they lived in a house supposedly haunted by a troublesome poltergeist?

Screengrab from YouTube/WBPhilTrailers

Davao City workers to Trillanes: 'We're not ghost employees'

May 08, 2016 - 9:00 AM

More than 7 000 job order employees reject the claim of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV that Mayor Rodrigo Duterte hired ghost workers

Photo by Christine C. Cudis/SunStar Davao

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 05 May 2016, 9PM

May 05, 2016 - 9:13 PM

The Bureau of Internal Revenue tells the media to report paid campaign promos by candidates Income for broadcast giant GMA Network doubles to P1 01 billion in the first quarter of 2016 Mar Roxas and running mate Leni Robredo hit rivals who distrust surveys

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 05 May 2016, 8PM

May 05, 2016 - 8:16 PM

Senator Grace Poe denies rumors she’s withdrawing from the presidential race to give way to another candidate The Philippine Supreme Court allows detained former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to vote on May 9 in Pampanga A massive wildfire in Canada forces thousands to flee