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What makes dogs so special? Science says love

Feb 20, 2020 - 12:43 PM

'Our dogs give us so much, and in return they don't ask for much,' says Clive Wynne, founder of the Canine Science Collaboratory at Arizona State University

Canine Behaviorist Gen Reyes. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Top UK TV presenter Caroline Flack found dead

Feb 16, 2020 - 5:13 PM

Caroline is known for hosting the show 'Love Island'

(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 21, 2018 British television presenter Caroline Flack poses on the red carpet on arrival for the BRIT Awards 2018 in London. - British television presenter Caroline Flack was found dead on February 15, 2020, her family said in a statement, the third star connected with the hit reality show "Love Island" to have died. "We can confirm that our Caroline passed away today on the 15th February," the 40-year-old's family said in a statement. (Photo by Tolga AKMEN / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE – NO POSTERS – NO MERCHANDISE– NO USE IN PUBLICATIONS DEVOTED TO ARTISTS

The love formula that says 5:1 = forever

Feb 16, 2020 - 11:00 AM

What if there was a formula to predict with about 90% accuracy whether your relationship will continue or break up?

'Time heals all wounds': Hontiveros gives love advice on Valentine's Day

Feb 14, 2020 - 3:21 PM

From giving cheaters a chance to finding "The One," Senator Risa Hontiveros answers questions about love and relationships

LOVE ADVICE. Senator Risa Hontiveros answers questions relating to love and relationships in a Facebook video. Screengrab from Senator Risa Hontiveros' Facebook page

Lana Condor wanted to scream at Lara Jean in 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You'

Feb 14, 2020 - 12:08 PM

Lana and Noah talk about how their characters grow in the sequel to their hit film 'To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before'

TROUBLE IN PARADISE. Lara Jean Covey (Lana Condor) and Peter Kavinsky (Noah Centineo) hit a snag in their relationship in the sequel to 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before.' Photo by Bettina Strauss/Netflix

LIST: 10 Philippine adaptations of famous K-dramas

Feb 09, 2020 - 3:00 PM

Which adaptation is your favorite?

How 'Love Thy Woman' takes inspiration from Filipino-Chinese culture

Feb 09, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Kim Chiu and Xian Lim are back on television in a story inspired by the Filipino-Chinese culture

WATCH: 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You' final trailer

Jan 23, 2020 - 1:02 PM

Things are not all rosy in Covinsky-land...

PS I STILL LOVE YOU. Lana Condor and Noah Centineo return as Lara Jean Covey and Peter Kavinsky in the sequel to the hit film 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before.' Photo by Bettina Strauss/ Netflix

How Sinulog brought this couple from Tangub City together

Jan 20, 2020 - 12:02 AM

A decade ago, Mabel and Roy meet while dancing the Sinulog. Now they're back as a couple.

GREAT LOVE. Mabel Julio brings her family to the Sinulog Grand Parade to pay tribute to the Sto. Niño on January 19. Photo by Eiver Villegas/Rappler

Child 'love marriages' in Nepal blight young lives

Jan 16, 2020 - 5:33 PM

Nepal has one of the world's highest rates of child marriage, even though the practice was banned five decades ago and the legal marrying age is 20

NEPAL MARRIAGES. In this photograph taken on September 12, 2019 Asha Charti Karki, who got married at age 16 and mentors young girls on the importance of education, plays with her daughter in their home in Barahataal in Surkhet District. Photo by Prakash Mathema/AFP

Here's how you can catch Lana Condor and Noah Centineo in Manila

Jan 15, 2020 - 9:43 AM

They're coming over the day after Valentine's!

LJ AND PK IN MANILA. Lana Condor and Noah Centineo are coming to Manila. Photo courtesy of Netflix

‘Write About Love’ review: More wrong than right

Dec 30, 2019 - 10:00 AM

The film sounds good on paper but fails to register fully

WATCH: The 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You' trailer is here

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:54 AM

There's a new boy in town – and he may be out to win Lara Jean Covey's heart

NEW BOY. John Ambrose McClaren and Lara Jean Covey get close in 'To All The Boys: PS I Love You.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Avengers: Endgame,' 'Idol Philippines' top Google PH's lists of most searched movies and TV shows in 2019

Dec 14, 2019 - 8:00 PM

Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards' 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' was also highly searched in 2019

'AVENGERS: ENDGAME.' The highly-anticipated conclusion to the third phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe unsurprisingly topped Google's movie searches in the Philippines in 2019. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios

'Zebianna' lyric video is top music video for YouTube PH in 2019

Dec 14, 2019 - 7:27 PM

BLACKPINK's 'Kill This Love' and a live performance of 'Pauwi Nako' trail 'Zebianna'

YOUR LSS. The lyric video for 'Zebbiana' is tops the music category for YouTube Philippines. Image from Skusta Clee's Instagram

FIRST LOOK: 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You'

Dec 13, 2019 - 11:19 PM

Noah Centineo and Lana Condor return as the ever-adorable Team Covinsky, while Jordan Fisher joins the cast as John Ambrose

COVINSKY. Noah Centineo and Lana Condor are as cute as ever in the upcoming 'To All The Boys' sequel. Photo courtesy of Netflix

‘Love is Love’ review: A very pleasant surprise

Dec 11, 2019 - 9:00 AM

'It doesn’t work as a romance. It is awkward as a comedy.'

WATCH: 'Wild rich girl' meets 'poor chick boy' in 'Wild Little Love' trailer

Nov 15, 2019 - 1:38 PM

Andrea Brillantes and Seth Fedelin star in the iWant original movie

WILD LITTLE LOVE. Seth Fedelin and Andrea Brillantes star in the upcoming film. Screenshot from The Gold Squad on YouTube

LISTEN: Yeng Constantino releases song 'Ikaw Ang Akin'

Nov 09, 2019 - 12:45 PM

The song is for the Metro Manila Film Festival entry 'Write About Love'

Stanley Chi releases new book 'Love is Landian with Effort'

Nov 08, 2019 - 7:30 AM

Landi responsibly, kids

WATCH: First trailer for 'Write about Love'

Nov 06, 2019 - 11:44 AM

The movie is TBA Studios' entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival 2019

Ateneo PAIR screens 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' to bring home an OFW

Oct 31, 2019 - 8:55 PM

Proceeds from the November 7 screening will go to Ateneo Project for Asian and International Relations' initiative to fund an overseas Filipino worker's trip home for the Christmas season. The screening is open to the public.

[OPINYON] Pinoy love in the time of hashtag

Oct 18, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Paano tuluyang lumimot kung marami kayong mutual friends sa Facebook? Lalo kung ang nakaraang gusto mong ibaon sa digital Hades ay isang terrabyte ang kabuuang sukat ng mga larawan, kanta, laro, video na pinagsaluhan?

MMFF announces last 4 official films in 2019 festival

Oct 16, 2019 - 8:19 PM

'Mindanao,' 'Write About Love', '3pol Trobol Huli Ka Balbon' and 'Culion' compete the festival lineup

‘Ang Henerasyong Sumuko sa Love’ review: Trite and patronizing

Oct 07, 2019 - 11:00 AM

'Ang Henerasyong Sumuko sa Love' is shallow fare

'Hello, Love, Goodbye' breaks record as highest-grossing PH film – Star Cinema

Sep 04, 2019 - 10:28 AM

It breaks the record of another Kathryn-starrer that was also directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina: 'The Hows of Us'

RECORD-BREAKER. Kathryn Bernardo has starred in the two highest-grossing Filipino films of all time. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK: ‘Hello, Love, Goodbye’ now a novel

Aug 27, 2019 - 5:37 PM

Bookworms can relive Ethan and Joy's love story as a novel!

'Hello, Love, Goodbye' makes over P800 million worldwide

Aug 24, 2019 - 12:55 PM

The film stars Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards

BOX OFFICE HIT. Alden Richards and Kathryn Bernardo, seen here at a press conference for 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' play two Filipinos who fall in love in Hong Kong. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' sequel to premiere in February

Aug 16, 2019 - 4:43 PM

Also, a third film is already in the works!

TEAM COVINSKY. 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' stars Noah Centineo and Lana Condor, who play Peter Kavinsky and Lara Jean Covey, are returning for the film's upcoming sequel. Photo courtesy of Netflix

[PODCAST] Love of Country: When is music patriotic?

Aug 16, 2019 - 2:49 PM

Music legend Joey Ayala shatters widely-held beliefs about patriotism in music

[PODCAST] Love of Country: Is dissent patriotic?

Aug 14, 2019 - 3:50 PM

'Mahirap mahalin' – why is it so difficult to love this country and why is dissent an integral part of that love?

[PODCAST] Love of Country: Can a patriot love two countries?

Aug 09, 2019 - 9:30 AM

‘Love of the country requires a deep understanding of our history and our culture,’ says Fil-Am author Cecilia Manguerra Brainard

[PODCAST] Love of Country: Is today's generation less patriotic?

Aug 06, 2019 - 10:23 AM

In this first episode of Rappler's Love of Country podcast, award-winning writer and activist Butch Dalisay talks about patriotism and the digital age

‘Hello, Love, Goodbye’ review: Love in a huff

Aug 02, 2019 - 3:02 PM

'Hello, Love, Goodbye' is fine entertainment – one that doesn’t dumb down the issues it puts forward for the sake of a standard happy ending

'Hello, Love, Goodbye' rakes in over P34 million on opening day

Aug 01, 2019 - 2:03 PM

The film stars two of showbiz's biggest stars, Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards

TEAM UP. Alden Richards and Kathryn Bernardo talk about working together for the first time in 'Hello, Love, Goodbye.' Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

ABS-CBN, GMA7 stars congratulate Kathryn Bernardo, Alden Richards on 'Hello, Love, Goodbye'

Aug 01, 2019 - 10:54 AM

Maine Mendoza, Alden's 'Eat Bulaga' partner promotes the movie on her social media accounts

Ghost stories, workouts, saunas: How the 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' cast bonded in Hong Kong

Jul 31, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Shooting overseas is a lot more fun when you're also friends with your cast mates!

Love's labor lost as 9th US NBA player shuns FIBA World Cup

Jul 25, 2019 - 9:49 AM

Opting to focus on the upcoming season, NBA star players have rejected the call to suit up for Team USA in the 2019 Basketball World Cup in China

NO LOVE. Cavs star Kevin Love has played a key role in the US’ title romp in previous World Cup and Olympic editions. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Taiwan asks Hong Kong, China to help fight $30 million online love scams

Jul 16, 2019 - 9:58 PM

Fighting this new type of cross-border fraud will require the cooperation of all 3 administrations, and sits in contrast to mounting recent tensions over Beijing's desire for closer political links

Alden Richards says onscreen chemistry with Kathryn Bernardo came naturally

Jul 13, 2019 - 12:04 PM

Alden says there were no special instructions from anyone, including the Star Cinema production team, to develop onscreen chemistry with Kathryn

Forgiveness takes on a new meaning for Cherry Pie Picache in 'Radical Love'

Jul 07, 2019 - 9:32 AM

The documentary chronicles Cherry Pie's journey in forgiving her late mother's killer

WATCH: The 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' is giving us all the feels

Jul 01, 2019 - 9:13 PM

The story of Joy and Ethan premieres on July 31

‘Because I Love You’ review: Fifty shades of gross

Jun 30, 2019 - 9:12 PM

'Because I Love You' is nothing more than a chore, and it shows

JoshLia on split rumors: ‘For now, we’re best friends’

Jun 29, 2019 - 5:19 PM

'Babalik muna kami sa pinagsimulan namin,' Julia Barretto says about her current relationship status with love team partner Joshua Garcia

Beauty queen April Love Jordan dies at 31

Jun 24, 2019 - 9:50 PM

The beauty queen joined a number of pageants including Miss World Philippines 2012 and was the winner of the International Beauty & Model Festival 2009

WATCH: Teaser for Kathryn Bernardo, Alden Richards movie 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' released

Jun 14, 2019 - 10:08 PM

Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards star in the movie directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina

Netflix renews ‘Love, Death and Robots’ for season 2

Jun 11, 2019 - 6:56 PM

Netflix's animated short film anthology returns!

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach, Martin Nievera lead star-studded Love Gala 2019

May 12, 2019 - 11:28 PM

The Love Gala brings together advocates for HIV/AIDS awareness and raises funds for Love Yourself Philippines

Photo by Dion Besa/Rappler

Here's what you need to know about Love Boracay 2019

Apr 24, 2019 - 10:29 AM

Boracay marks the first anniversary of its April 26 closure with a week of environment-friendly activities celebrating the rehabilitation of the island

TOURIST MAGNET. Boracay Island continues to draw tourists even as it undergoes rehabilitation. Photo by Boy Ryan B. Zabal