Aquino, Trump Jr, McCain | Midday wRap

Jul 20, 2017 - 12:56 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Aquino: Palparan lesson pushed me to accept Napoles surrender

May 24, 2017 - 9:13 PM

The Napoles surrender in Malacañang in 2013 is cited by Justice Secretary Aguirre as a factor in the reinvestigation of the pork barrel scam

PORK SCAM REINVESTIGATION. Former president Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino and his allies are the targets of the reinvestigation of the Department of Justice (DOJ) into the pork barrel scam. File photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Peace talks, Morales on Aquino, Trump on Syria | Midday wRap

Apr 06, 2017 - 1:09 PM

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A senator is arrested

Feb 26, 2017 - 9:30 AM

We know that she has been charged with many offenses many of them too ridiculous to pass any laugh test What we do not know – and what really matters – is whether she is guilty or not

'Thank you, PNoy': Netizens bid goodbye to Aquino

Jun 30, 2016 - 6:20 PM

Social media users pay tribute to former president Benigno Aquino III as his term ends

LOOK: Kris Aquino arrives at Noy's house

Jun 30, 2016 - 2:22 PM

Kris says she will help her brother adjust to life as a private citizen after serving the country as president for 6 years

President Benigno S. Aquino III relaxes with his nephews Josh and Bimby and sisiter Kris in his newly renovated house along Times street in Quezon City past noon Thursday, June 30, 3016. President Benigno Aquino III ended his term today at noon. (Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacanang Photo Bureau)

Kris Aquino posts touching message for PNoy hours before inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:13 AM

On social media Kris jokes about taking over her brother s guest room thanks him and the PSG and prays for Duterte and Robredo

FIRST FAMILY. President Benigno Aquino III poses with his youngest sister, Kris, and her sons Joshua and Bimby. PNoy is set to end his term in office on June 30. Screengrab from Instagram/kriscaquino

8 times Kris Aquino made headlines during PNoy's term

Jun 20, 2016 - 1:00 PM

From her APEC sunburn to using the presidential chopper President Benigno Aquino III s youngest sister inspired her fair share of headlines during his presidency

PRESIDENTIAL SISTER. President Benigno Aquino III's youngest sister Kris Aquino sometimes takes on the role of first spouse. In the photo, Kris and PNoy pose for a picture in the president's office during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in 2015. Screengrab from Instagram/kriscaquino

LISTEN: The Noynoy Aquino administration soundtrack

Jun 12, 2016 - 10:15 PM

As his term comes to an end President Benigno Noynoy Aquino III looks back on the past 6 years in songs

Rappler Talk: President Aquino's legacy and reflections on leadership

Jun 07, 2016 - 1:44 PM

Watch Benigno Aquino III speak to Rappler s Maria Ressa on his legacy his greatest challenges and his hopes for the next leadership on Tuesday June 7

Aquino to PH military: Stay neutral

Mar 14, 2016 - 12:01 AM

Aquino also sits beside opposition standard bearer Vice President Jejomar Binay during the PMA graduation rites

Can 'Daang Matuwid' win a Philippine election?

Feb 17, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Continuity of good governance or a campaign in denial? Rappler takes a look at whether the ruling party’s 2016 campaign promise of Daang Matuwid has what it takes to bag 6 more years in Malacañang

'DAANG MATUWID' BETS. President Benigno Aquino III joins LP standard-bearer Manuel Roxas II and VP candidate Leni Robredo during the party's kick-off in Roxas City. Photo by Rey Baniquet/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

In Capiz and Iloilo, Roxas and Robredo hit the ground running

Feb 10, 2016 - 2:42 AM

Administration standard bearer Mar Roxas along with running mate Leni Robredo kick off the 2016 campaign season in Roxas City Capiz and Iloilo City Iloilo

Aquino: I see ‘logic’ in cancellation of Poe’s COC

Dec 05, 2015 - 5:48 PM

The President says many more questions surround the ruling of the Comelec Second Division and Poe is free to appeal her case

NOT MAR'S FAULT. President Noynoy Aquino denies Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas is behind the disqualification cases against Senator Grace Poe. File photos by Rappler

Chiz Escudero on Roxas: I did not sin against him in 2010

Dec 05, 2015 - 10:16 AM

The VP bet chooses the LP standard bearer as the one he would likely have the hardest time working with if elected together

ASIDE FROM GRACE. In a roundtable discussion with Rappler, vice presidential candidate and Senator Chiz Escudero says Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas would be, for him, the most difficult presidential candidate to work with. Screenshot from Rappler

Roxas: 'New set of faces' in Cabinet under my presidency

Nov 01, 2015 - 9:31 AM

Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas declines to name possible Cabinet members but says he’s ‘never had difficulty recruiting good people’

'NEW FACES.' LP standard bearer Mar Roxas says should he be elected president, his Cabinet is likely to be composed of new faces. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

VLOG: Conviction not filing of cases 'key' vs corruption — Aquino

Oct 14, 2015 - 9:40 PM

But majority of cases in the Aquino administration remain unresolved

Aquino as 'minister mentor' under Roxas presidency?

Sep 29, 2015 - 11:03 AM

Mar Roxas floats the idea of incumbent President Benigno Aquino III taking on a Cabinet position – that of minister mentor – should he win the presidency

MINISTER MENTOR? Mar Roxas and President Benigno Aquino III at Club Filipino on July 31. File photo by Gil Nartea/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

LIVE: President Aquino's statement to the nation

Sep 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Aquino is expected to talk about the final results of the investigation on the controversial Mamasapano encounter and put to rest any speculations surrounding the death of Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir alias Marwan on January 25

FULL TEXT: 'Walang iba kundi si Mar Roxas'

Aug 01, 2015 - 9:04 PM

President Benigno Aquino III s speech endorsing Interior Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas II as his preferred successor

DAANG MATUWID. President Benigno S. Aquino III formally endorses Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II as the standard-bearer of the ruling Liberal Party (LP) in 2016. Photo by Rey Baniquet / Malacañang Photo Bureau

The anointing of Mar Roxas

Aug 01, 2015 - 5:52 PM

With DILG Secretary Mar Roxas clinching the endorsement of President Benigno Aquino III the question remains – is it enough to guarantee a win in the 2016 elections?

HIGHLIGHTS: Aquino endorses Mar Roxas for 2016 elections

Jul 31, 2015 - 8:34 AM

Watch the highlights on Rappler

Aquino's last SONA

Jul 28, 2015 - 6:30 PM

What did the President say and not say in his two hour speech?

The President and his Bosses

Jul 28, 2015 - 3:12 PM

Protesters converge along Commonwealth Avenue to send their message to President Benigno Aquino

Dingdong Dantes on SONA 2015, 'number 1 fan' Marian Rivera

Jul 28, 2015 - 12:43 PM

Dingdong says it s very crucial to really choose and pick the right leader for the next administration

HAPPY COUPLE. Dingdong Dantes and his wife Marian Rivera at the YES! 15th anniversary party. Photo by Vernise Tantuco

What Aquino's SONA missed, according to Twitter users

Jul 27, 2015 - 7:49 PM

Here is what you thought the president missed during his SONA speech as well as other memorable moments on social media

Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program not a 'magic pill' – Aquino

Jul 27, 2015 - 7:09 PM

President Benigno Aquino III slams critics of his flagship alleviation program during his last State of the Nation Address

SONA 2015: Protests turn violent

Jul 27, 2015 - 3:58 PM

Protesters however simply march on shouting anti Aquino chants

HIGHLIGHTS: Aquino's 6th State of the Nation Address

Jul 27, 2015 - 2:59 PM

This page will host the livestream of President Aquino s 6th and final SONA – and more

PNP chief: Charges vs protesters who 'abducted, mauled' SONA cops

Jul 27, 2015 - 1:49 PM

The PNP chief assures the public that maximum tolerance will be exercised by cops but calls on protesters to do the same

SONA 2015: Legacies and missed opportunities

Jul 26, 2015 - 6:05 PM

While challenges still remain the seeds for more meaningful change have already been planted and they only need to be further nurtured before they could be finally reaped

President Benigno Aquino III declared the National day of Mourning for the PNP Special Action Forces that was killed in Mamasapano, Maguindanao during his message held at the President hall in Malacanang.(Photo By Ryan Lim/Malacanang Photo Bureau)

What businessmen want to hear from Aquino's final SONA

Jul 25, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Business leaders weigh in on what they consider the biggest success and failure of the Aquino administration with less than a year to go before a new leadership steps in

SPELL OUT PLANS. Businessmen would rather hear President Benigno Aquino III’s future plans during his last SONA rather than his achievements. Illustration from Shutterstock

Osmeña on Poe, SC blasts Knights of Rizal, open school system | 12PM wRap

Jul 22, 2015 - 12:26 PM

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'Continuing Daang Matuwid crucial for Aquino's 2016 bet'

Jul 11, 2015 - 7:09 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda says continuing his administration s reforms is important for President Aquino

DAANG MATUWID IN 2016. President Benigno Aquino III told members of the Philippine Air Force on July 1 to stick with Daang Matuwid even after his term. File photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino, Binay turn up the heat as 2016 election nears

Jun 30, 2015 - 12:01 AM

How will Aquino and Binay s parting of ways affect their public satisfaction ratings?

Drilon on LP, Vatican tribunal, highest paid athletes | 6PM wRap

Jun 11, 2015 - 6:23 PM

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Aquino meets Poe, AFP in Negros, Cray breaks hurdles record | 12PM wRap

Jun 11, 2015 - 12:39 PM

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Aquino’s Chinese roots, Kentex complaint, Cavs tie series | 6PM wRap

Jun 08, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Poe on Roxas, US-PH ties, Japan dolphin hunt | 12PM wRap

May 28, 2015 - 12:06 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Roxas in 2016? ‘I’m ready to continue what PNoy started’

May 26, 2015 - 2:17 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II makes the statement a day after President Benigno Aquino III said the Cabinet official topped the list as a possible successor

SPARING THE PRESIDENT. A file photo of President Aquino and Interior Secretary Mar Roxas.

Binay dollars, factory fire, UFC Manila | 9PM wRap

May 14, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Watch the full rundown of today s top stories on Rappler s newscast The wRap

DFA: 3 challenges in protecting female domestic workers

May 12, 2015 - 9:07 PM

The Department of Foreign Affairs DFA says the presence of [Filipino] domestic workers in household all over the world could be considered a liberating force

Nepal quake, 2016 elections, UFC Manila | 9PM wRap

May 12, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Watch the full rundown of today s top stories on Rappler s newscast The wRap

Poe for 2016, Smartmatic appeal, Mayweather excuses | 9PM wRap

May 11, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Watch the full rundown of today s top stories on Rappler s newscast The wRap

Mega-recruiters in Gulf states answer to Kafala?

May 11, 2015 - 7:41 PM

The mega recruiter can act as the employer of domestic workers instead of the households that employ them and as visa sponsors often oppress them

PAO wasting resources on Mary Jane's recruiters?

May 08, 2015 - 6:41 PM

Lawyer Edre Olalia on Friday May 8 questions how the alleged traffickers of Filipino on death row Mary Jane Veloso can be considered indigents qualified for PAO representation

Sergio's counsel denies she admitted being part of drug trade

May 07, 2015 - 11:59 PM

Public Attorney s Office PAO chief Acosta regards as trial by publicity the justice department s disclosure of details of an alleged confession by her client Maria Cristina Sergio

DOJ: Sergio was part of int'l drug ring

May 07, 2015 - 8:48 PM

UPDATED Public Attorney s Office chief Persida Rueda Acosta who acts as Maria Cristina Sergio s counsel says any supposed confession made by Sergio is null and void

How to report suspected cases of human trafficking

May 07, 2015 - 5:57 PM

Some airport personnel also help illegal recruiters by providing them with their company IDs allowing the departing victims to enter the airport s restricted areas