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Egypt's Sisi reelected with 92% of vote – state media

Mar 29, 2018 - 6:33 PM

Two million spoil their ballot papers, inserting the names of candidates who were not among the only two approved

AL-SISI. Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi addresses the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on September 20, 2016. File photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

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Rappler Newscast | October 29, 2014

Oct 29, 2014 - 7:29 PM

President Aquino says he will not run for a second term Businessman Antonio Tiu tells Rappler he’s not a Binay dummy The Philippines plans to block porn on most devices

Aquino junks second term: 'It's not a right solution'

Oct 28, 2014 - 3:53 PM

President Benigno Aquino III says the continuity of the reforms and gains of his administration can still be enjoyed under a like minded successor

NO SECOND TERM. President Benigno Aquino III fields questions from members of the Semiconductor and Eectronics Industries in the Philippines (SEIPI) on October 28, 2014. Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Rappler Newscast | October 2, 2014

Oct 02, 2014 - 8:04 PM

6 out of 10 Filipinos say no to a second term for President Aquino Police chief Purisima says his Nueva Ecija property is not a mansion Hong Kong protesters threaten to occupy government offices

Palace not giving up on Aquino 2nd term amid poll results

Oct 02, 2014 - 3:42 PM

Malacañang acknowledges the latest survey results showing a majority of Filipinos against a second term for President Aquino but says this is only one measure of public sentiment

ACKNOWLEDGED. Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma says Malacañang acknowledges the survey results showing opposition to a second term for the President but says it is one of many ways to measure public sentiment. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Rappler Newscast | October 1, 2014

Oct 01, 2014 - 7:49 PM

Print ads call for a second term for President Aquino Two anti graft court justices may be held liable for the Kevlar helmet case Ebola comes to the US

Palace denies hand in Aquino second term ad

Sep 30, 2014 - 4:54 PM

We have nothing to do with those advertisements says Malacañang of the ad urging 8 million signatures to convince President Benigno Aquino III to run again

TWO MORE YEARS. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda says President Benigno Aquino III is not focused on charter change. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino: 2nd term open to abuse of power

Sep 17, 2014 - 8:08 AM

Weighing the pros and cons of a second term for him President Aquino says a president staying on is possible even if it is banned by the Constitution – if the vast majority really wants it

HIS 'BOSSES.' President Benigno Aquino III greets Filipino community during wreath-laying ceremonies at the Rizal monument in Madrid, Spain on September 14, 2014. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

How do you solve a problem like Mar Roxas?

Sep 12, 2014 - 7:15 AM

Congressmen allied with the President wonder if there s anyone else the Liberal Party can endorse in 2016 amid concerns that Interior Secretary Mar Roxas is not a viable candidate

WINNABLE? Allies of the President wonder if Interior Secretary Mar Roxas is the right person for President Benigno Aquino III to anoint. Photo by Mike Alquinto/DILG

Mar Roxas: LP prepping for 2016 through ‘good work’

Aug 29, 2014 - 4:10 PM

Interior Secretary and presumed Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas says the LP doesn t do anything just for politics sake

ON TARGET? The gov't says over 75,000 families living in danger zones have yet to be relocated. Photo by Rappler

Aquino hints at 'stepping down' in 2016

Aug 28, 2014 - 10:25 AM

President Benigno Aquino III says he is consulting with sectors on a possible second term but he also envisions himself out of office by July 1

CHANGE OF HEART. President Benigno Aquino III admits for the first time he is open to amending the Constitution. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

As 2016 nears, Palace factions show

Aug 23, 2014 - 4:42 PM

Mixed messages from Malacañang regarding President Benigno Aquino III s stance on a possible second term hint at divisions among the president s men

LP expects 'passionate' meeting on charter change

Aug 22, 2014 - 12:52 PM

The Liberal Party plans to meet and seriously deliberate the pros and cons of amending the Constitution

PSG chaplain: I hope Aquino stays in power

Aug 21, 2014 - 1:41 PM

I hope our President stays on so that the good that has been started in ensuring a straight and narrow path continues

SUPPORT FOR AQUINO. During a mass for the president's father, PSG Chaplain Daniel Tansip expresses support for an extended term for President Benigno Aquino III. Malacañang Photo Bureau

LP has no stand on second term for Aquino – Drilon

Aug 18, 2014 - 6:36 PM

I think the issue is over We keep on beating a dead horse says the Senate President and LP stalwart on changing the charter for a second term for Aquino

'DEAD HORSE.' This is how Senate President Franklin Drilon describes charter change even as his partymates in the LP push for a second term for the President. File photo

Rappler Newscast | August 14, 2014

Aug 14, 2014 - 7:51 PM

President Aquino says he’s open to a second term as president A survey says most Filipinos don’t understand the pork barrel scam An expert says the sea dispute is Asia’s “Game of Thrones

Palace: Info from the ground led to Aquino change of heart

Aug 14, 2014 - 3:24 PM

The President is considering a second term because while surveys show declining approval of and satisfaction with his performance that is not the picture [the Palace] is seeing

CHOOSE WISELY. President Benigno Aquino III tells Filipinos to choose a leader that will sustain the Aquino administration's reforms. Malacanang Photo Bureau

Barack Obama publicly sworn in for second term

Jan 22, 2013 - 1:48 AM

Barack Obama was publicly sworn in for a second term as US president

SECOND TERM. US President Barack Obama takes the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath is administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. Obama is joined by US First Lady Michelle Obama. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand

The quiet dignity of Barack Obama

Jan 21, 2013 - 5:53 PM

If there is a ceremony which captures the essence of Barack Obama it is that almost subdued ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House

US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to President Barack Obama during the official swearing-in ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House on Inauguration Day, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. First Lady Michelle Obama, holding the Robinson family Bible, along with daughters Malia and Sasha, stand with the President. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)