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WATCH: ‘The Kissing Booth 2’ trailer

Jul 07, 2020 - 12:37 PM

Joey King and Jacob Elordi reunite for sequel to the hit teen rom-com

SEQUEL. Elle (Joey King) gets close to a new classmate, Marco (Taylor Zhakar Perez) in 'The Kissing Booth 2'. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Kisses Delavin leaves Star Magic, signs up with Triple A management

Nov 09, 2019 - 9:20 AM

Kisses Delavin's career is now being managed by the team which handles the likes of Marian Rivera and Maine Mendoza

'Stop Kiss' review: Love is Love

Jul 16, 2019 - 7:04 PM

Critically-acclaimed play returns for its first run in 16 years

Pucker up: 'Kissing Booth 2' in the works

Feb 15, 2019 - 6:02 PM

More Netflix romcoms, please!

‘Fantastica’ stars Donny Pangilinan, Kisses Delavin, Richard Gutierrez on their on-set family

Dec 23, 2018 - 11:04 PM

Donny, Kisses, and Richard are appearing in the upcoming film along with an all-star cast led by Vice Ganda

DONKISS. Kisses Delavin and Donny Pangilinan are part of the star-studded cast of 'Fantastica.' Rappler Screenshot

LISTEN: 'Kiss and Make Up,' the Dua Lipa x BLACKPINK collab, has dropped

Oct 19, 2018 - 7:49 AM

'Kiss and Make Up' is part of the super deluxe edition of Dua Lipa's self-titled album

COLLAB. The worldwide sensation collabs with K-pop girl group BLACKPINK. Screenshot from Dua Lipa's Twitter account

'Walwal': A movie millennials can relate to

Jun 26, 2018 - 8:30 AM

The stars of 'Walwal' hope parents understand their kids better as a result of the movie

Screenshots from YouTube/Regal Entertainment

John Oliver pokes fun at Duterte's kiss, calls it 'grotesque'

Jun 13, 2018 - 11:38 AM

'Fan or not, she repeatedly pulled away from him. Sometimes women just don't want to kiss you,' says the English political commentator on his HBO show.

#TheWrap: Videos to watch this week, June 3-9, 2018

Jun 10, 2018 - 12:19 PM

Here are the must-watch videos this week!

Sara Duterte to join dad's trips to prevent another kissing incident

Jun 09, 2018 - 4:46 PM

'Next time, I will join the President’s trips and will spend my own money – just to make sure that the kissing incident will not happen again,' says Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio

PRESIDENTIAL DAUGHTER. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte disembarks from the Philippine Airlines Chartered Flight PR001 at the Qionghai Bo'ao International Airport in Hainan Province, China on April 9, 2018. With him is daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. Presidential Photo

'Enough,' women tell Duterte

Jun 09, 2018 - 10:39 AM

'What matters is that here and now, we take a stand against presidential misogyny, act consistently against a government that condones abuse, and unite on the truth that we will not, cannot stand for violence – not just against women, but against all Filipinos,' says Enough, a movement launched on Facebook

ENOUGH. Women-only protest sparks up to petition against the kiss and push for President Duterte's resignation. Photo courtesy of Enough

Groups to hold 'HINDIpendence day' protest on June 12

Jun 08, 2018 - 6:42 PM

(UPDATED) The groups cite at least 5 'dire challenges' confronting the nation

Workers from various groups march towards Mendiola Peace Arch on Labor Day, May 1, 2018, to call for an end to ENDO. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The President is a misogynist. Now what?

Jun 06, 2018 - 9:00 PM

The President is never going to change. Sexism, for him, is a default. It's time for us to recognize, if we haven't already, that this country has put machismo in power. But we can change this.

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Jun 06, 2018 - 12:14 PM

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WATCH: 'I'm ready for you. I don't know if you're ready for me' – Kris Aquino to Mocha Uson

Jun 06, 2018 - 1:11 AM

'This is about a woman who never knew [Cory and Ninoy]…but who continues to besmirch their name,' says Kris of Mocha

DEFENDING FAMILY. Kris Aquino goes live on Facebook – while vacationing in Japan – to defend her late mother and father. Screenshot from Kris Aquino's Facebook page

Duterte to critics of controversial kiss: 'Inggit lang 'yan'

Jun 06, 2018 - 12:50 AM

(UPDATED) 'I do not do it in public if there is malice. I would pull the woman down somewhere along the empty hall there,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his departure statement at the Ninoy International Airport before leaving for the Republic of Korea where he is scheduled for a three-day on June 3, 2018. The President is set to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in a summit which aims to further strengthen the bilateral relations between the two nations. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, June 5, 2018

Jun 05, 2018 - 1:02 PM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Tuesday.

Malacañang defends Duterte's kiss: OFW was 'honored' by it

Jun 05, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque moves to appease outrage over what he called President Rodrigo Duterte's 'playful act' which was 'appreciated' by Filipinos who witnessed it in South Korea


Try gold-topped, halo-halo-inspired ice cream at this new Makati cafe

Nov 03, 2017 - 1:28 PM

Satisfy your curiosity at this newly-opened Korean ice cream shop in Makati

KISS THE TIRAMISU. The brand's signature soft serve comes in 4 different flavors: Tiramisu, Matcha, Midas Touch, and Injeolmi. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Celebs speak out on depression, mental health awareness

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:46 PM

(UPDATED) Alden Richards, Mariel de Leon, Kisses Delavin, Khalil Ramos, and more give their thoughts on the issue of mental health after Joey de Leon's careless remarks

Mengenal 12 tipe ciuman dan maknanya

Jul 06, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Setiap ciuman memiliki makna berbeda

IN PHOTOS: Kisses Delavin's 18th birthday party

May 02, 2017 - 4:05 PM

See Kisses Francis Libiran gown her Pinoy Big Brother housemates who attended and more of the big night here

8 cara untuk membuatmu semakin ahli dalam urusan berciuman

Mar 07, 2017 - 6:53 PM

Buat pasangan terkesan dengan ciuman terbaikmu

WATCH: Paul Jake Castillo, Kaye Abad's first kiss as husband and wife

Dec 09, 2016 - 9:21 PM

Aww Paul Jake Castillo and Kaye Abad shared a sweet first kiss as a married couple when they wed in Cebu

FIRST KISS. Kaye Abad and Paul Jake Castillo share their first kiss as a married couple. Screengrab from Instagram/sueannadoodles

7 pria tampan di ‘7 First Kisses’

Nov 29, 2016 - 12:10 PM

K Drama terbaru produksi Lotte Duty Free berjudul ‘7 First Kisses’ yang dibintangi tujuh aktor Korea ternama

Serial '7 First Kisses' akan ditayangkan mulai 5 Desember mendatang. Foto dari Youtube/Lotte Duty Free

WATCH: Boxer kisses future Pacquiao foe Jessie Vargas

Oct 22, 2016 - 10:00 AM

A fighter must be prepared for anything in the ring including being kissed on the ear

KISS HAPPENS. Jessie Vargas was prepared for his opponent's punches in his second pro fight. He probably didn't expect to be kissed, though. Photo by Josh Lefkowitz/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Baron Geisler kisses Kiko Matos during faceoff

Jun 18, 2016 - 12:33 PM

Baron Geisler plays mind games with Kiko Matos ahead of their URCC showdown

Same-sex kiss cut from Singapore staging of 'Les Miserables'

Jun 13, 2016 - 8:49 PM

The producers remove the quick peck on the lips between an innkeeper and a guest during the song Beggars At The Feast

'Trump-Putin kiss' graffiti shows misgivings in Baltic states

May 13, 2016 - 8:54 PM

Street graffiti depicting Donald Trump passionately locking lips with Russian President Vladimir Putin went viral on social media in Lithuania appearing to show concern over the US White House hopeful s attitude toward Moscow

KISS ME. People walk past a mural on a restaurant wall depicting US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin greeting each other with a kiss in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius on May 13, 2016. Photo by Petras Malukas / AFP

Female supporter says Duterte protects women

Feb 23, 2016 - 9:58 PM

The Davao City mayor has been criticized for his flirting and kissing with women

Duterte showing too much love for Pampanga supporters?

Feb 05, 2016 - 8:55 PM

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte says he won t mind losing the presidential race as long he s able to kiss his beautiful supporters

#AlDub recap: Alden to Yaya Dub: 'I love you'

Dec 19, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Yaya Dub also accidentally gives Alden a kiss on the cheek

ACCIDENTAL KISS. Maine "Yaya Dub" Mendoza accidentally kisses Alden Richards in the December 19 episode of 'Eat Bulaga.' Screengrab from Twitter/ALDUBLOLANIDORA

Gene Simmons' home searched in child porn probe – report

Aug 21, 2015 - 10:45 PM

The KISS star s home was searched but Gene Simmons and his family are not suspects in the case

Hundreds of couples reenact Times Square kiss

Aug 15, 2015 - 1:24 PM

Couples reenact the kiss between a sailor and a woman celebrating the end of World War II

TIMES SQUARE KISS. World War II veterans Ray and Ellie Williams flew in from Georgia, USA for the event. Photo by Bryan Thomas/Getty Images North America/AFP

Duterte blasts De Lima: 'I have something on you too'

Jul 04, 2015 - 7:04 PM

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte tells Justice Secretary Leila de Lima with whom he has a running word war to be very careful

Davao city Mayor Rodrigo Duterte attends the 17th founding anniversary of the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) as the guest speaker in Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City on Friday. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Chocolate importers hit for misdeclaring prices

May 13, 2015 - 3:17 PM

M M Kisses and Hershey’s are either underdeclared in prices or importers did not pay the correct duties and VAT a tax watch advisory shows

K-Pop groups U-Kiss, Laboum to hold free concert in Manila

Apr 19, 2015 - 4:15 PM

Korean actress Seo Young Hee will also be there at the event

THE K-POP FEVER CONTINUES. K-Pop groups U-Kiss and Laboum will hold a free concert in Manila in honor of the grand launch of reality TV show 'Kispinoy.' Photos courtesy of Perlas PR

#PugadBaboy: Kissing cousins

Oct 25, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Kiss, kiss: Cool facts on Youtube about kissing

Jul 06, 2014 - 12:57 PM

There s much more to a kiss than the meeting of mouths

WebHits: The slap

Jul 01, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Taking a cue from the video First Kiss a YouTuber pairs 40 strangers to slap each other

Iran actress's Cannes kiss sparks ire back home

May 19, 2014 - 4:47 PM

Iranian actress Leila Hatami s presence at the film festival has been branded inappropriate with Iran s Deputy Culture Minister saying that the Cannes film fest is not in line with our [Iran s] religious beliefs

Playing this week: Muppets return, demon rebirth, more

Mar 19, 2014 - 11:42 AM

In cinemas: Divergent Muppets Most Wanted Empire State Devil s Due Straight A s Flying Kiss Eternal Damnation

Graphic by Mara Mercado

WebHits: First Kiss

Mar 12, 2014 - 8:00 AM

20 strangers pair up and pucker up

Cedric kissed Deniece after Vhong mauling - report

Feb 14, 2014 - 1:52 PM

New CCTV footage shows a new angle in the Vhong Navarro Deniece Cornejo saga

CONVICTION. Deniece Cornejo swears by her life that she is telling the truth. Screen grab from YouTube (GMA News)

Drew Arellano and Iya Villania tie the knot

Jan 31, 2014 - 10:47 PM

Watch Drew Arellano finally kiss his bride Iya Villania

FINALLY. Drew Arellano and Iya Villania wed. Rappler file photo

Nirvana, Kiss join Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Dec 18, 2013 - 2:37 PM

Members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have demonstrated unquestionable musical excellence in their career

'DOWNRIGHT INSPIRATIONAL.' Kiss rockers are new members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Photo from the band's Facebook

Jett Galindo: Engineering the future of music production

Sep 21, 2013 - 11:25 AM

A Filipina music engineer excels in the male dominated filed of studio recording

DRIVE AND SKILL. Galindo excels in a male-dominated field. Photos courtesy of Jett Galindo

What’s in a kiss?

Jul 08, 2013 - 9:52 AM

All around media pro Giselle Töngi Walters joins Rappler with this first post

REAL THING. Sandy and Ida photographed by Raymund Isaac