Rappler's latest stories on rape
On average, 15 minors suspected of committing rape are taken into custody every week
(UPDATED) ACT Teachers Representative France Castro calls as 'really disgusting' [and] uncalled for' President Rodrigo Duterte's confession of molesting their maid when he was a teenager
Despite the investigation's findings, Loyola Schools Vice President Maria Vilches says that the university takes reports of sexual assault seriously
The actor is accused of raping a young actress
The Ateneo de Manila University is 'shocked' and 'outraged' by the alleged rape case within school premises
Police Officer 3 Jernie Ramirez, an assistant instructor at the Joint Maritime Law Enforcement Training Center in Puerto Princesa City, has been detained at the Palawan capital's police office
The mother of the 10-year-old victim reported the incident to the San Juan City police
The suspect, who was also listed as the second most wanted man in eastern Metro Manila, is caught in Cavite
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The Commission on Human Rights condemns the rape of a 15-year-old girl by a Manila cop in exchange for the release of her parents arrested for illegal drugs
'Nagpahiwatig na papakawalan ang mga guardians niya. According sa nanay, talagang interesado sa bata,' says Metro Manila top cop Guillermo Eleazar
The 47-year-old accused is Makati City's most wanted
It's business as usual for Ronaldo as he braces for next week's trip to his former club Manchester United in the Champions League
The football superstar's former club team has filed a lawsuit against a Portuguese newspaper that claims Real Madrid hushed up an alleged rape case
Lawyer Peter Christiansen says 'documents that allegedly contain statements by Cristiano Ronaldo... are pure invention'
Amid damaging rape accusations, football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo leads Juventus past Udinese
Ronaldo's club team says the rape accusations 'do not change their opinion' of the football superstar
The case has threatened the reputation of the Portuguese football superstar
The police reopen an investigation into a former model's rape accusation that the football star attacked her in 2009
In the 3rd Quarter 2018 Social Weather Stations survey, majority of Filipinos say that the President Rodrigo Duterte's remarks on God and rape are vulgar
The Backstreet Boys singer was accused of rape in November 2017
What are the real consequences when a president makes light of rape? A gender studies expert explains.
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon tells President Rodrigo Duterte that rape is no laughing matter
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'Hindi ko naman sinabing rinape lahat 'yan,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, downplaying his remark on Davao City rape incidents
Vice President Leni Robredo reminds President Rodrigo Duterte that rape is a serious matter and victims should not be blamed
Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio says the Davao City government's actions against rape cases 'should not be lost in the repertoire of the President and the attacks by those who hate his guts and humor'
(UPDATED) 'There is rape because there is a rapist, not because of anything about the victim,' says ACT Teachers Representative France Castro
President Rodrigo Duterte is 'mature enough' to know when his jokes are 'too low,' says Malacañang after his joke about rape cases in Davao City
'For as long as there are many beautiful women, there are plenty of rape cases as well,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
Senator Leila de Lima says Senate Bill 1949 seeks to protect the youth 'by all means and at all costs'
The Jambi High Court on Monday agrees to drop the abortion charge against the teenager following an appeal by her lawyers
Local media reports say the suspect, who had been hired by the school just a month ago, pulled the girl into a secluded water-pump room just as she was leaving to go home
The 'Signal Rock' director also says while he believes in the innocence of Vhong, they still worried when the case was reopened under the new administration
The Angono Police's tips to prevent rape 'was well-intentioned' but admittedly not well-thought out or researched, says Philippine National Police spokesperson Benigno Durana Jr
'Clothes don't cause rape, rapists do,' Senator Risa Hontiveros responds in a statement
Among those arrested are the 300-room building's security guards, plumber and elevator operator, state police say.
Celebrity doctor Joel Mendez is now under the custody of Mandaluyong police
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After deleting articles about her rape, the Inquirer should investigate the tragic story of Pepsi Paloma
Four men are convicted in September 2013 for murder, gang rape, theft, conspiracy and 'unnatural acts' after a 7-month trial in a fast-track court. Only 3 of them are involved in the appeal rejected on Monday.
Kesha makes the accusation in a 2016 text message to Lady Gaga
(UPDATED) Peter Gerard Scully is found guilty of human trafficking and rape for using children below 12 years old – including a one-year-old – in his cybersex operations
The indictment is next step for prosecutors to bring the movie producer to trial on charges of alleged sex crimes
Rappler is a finalist in two categories of the Society of Publishers in Asia Awards: 'Excellence in Reporting on Women's Issues' and 'Excellence in Journalistic Innovation'
Police say Ronald Russel Santos allegedly raped a 15-year-old girl in 2016
After the son of a Philippine diplomat is raped, the family finds insufficient support from the Department of Foreign Affairs despite persistent pleas for help
Human Rights Watch tells Philippine Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III that international groups have been speaking up about sexual violence in India
'The girl has suffered 70% first-degree burns. There is a chance that she will survive,' Shailendra Barnwal, police superintendent of Pakur district, says
The new decree requires trials involving child victims to be completed in two months after an arrest