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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, October 23, 2017

Oct 23, 2017 - 11:13 AM

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

WHANG OD IN MANILA. For the first time, Whang Od travels to Metro Manila after organizers of the Manila FAME flew her in for the three-day trade event. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte's new matrix links Maute Group to drugs

Sep 23, 2017 - 6:31 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says this could explain how the ISIS-inspired Maute Group sustains its operations in Marawi City

NEW MATRIX. President Rodrigo Duterte presents a new matrix that links the terrorist Maute Group to illegal drugs.

#PugadBaboy: Dugo ng Shinobi 59

Jun 30, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Duterte: No denying it, PH soldiers are pro-U.S.

Jun 12, 2017 - 12:30 PM

The President before thanking the United States for aid in Marawi City says he can t ignore the rapport between Filipino and American soldiers

Bangladesh PM 'determined to root out terrorism'

Jul 02, 2016 - 2:27 PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina appears on television condemning the extremely heinous act

HOSTAGE SIEGE. An injured police officer is escorted by a colleague after suffering wounds from a crude bomb blasted by suspected criminals at a Spanish resturant in Dhaka, Bangladesh, late 01 July 2016. Two police officials have been killed during the encounter while some gunmen reportedly took several people hostage, including some foreigners, inside a Spanish resturant. Photo by EPA

Duterte’s rape remark, Ecuador quake, Pia Wurtzbach | 12PM wRap

Apr 18, 2016 - 12:18 PM

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Junjun Binay's arrest, heroes' welcome, Mayweather visits Pacquiao | The wRap

Jan 29, 2015 - 7:54 PM

The Senate arrests Makati Mayor Junjun Binay and frees him later Slain Special Forces receive a heroes’ welcome Mayweather visits Pacquiao in his hotel room

Pinoy indie film 'Shift' wins big in Osaka Film Festival

Mar 17, 2014 - 1:00 PM

Shift starring musician Yeng Constantino wins the top prize at the 2014 Osaka Asian Film Festival

BEST PICTURE. A story about unconventional love wins the top prize at the Osaka International Film Festival. Screengrab from the film's Facebook

Syria rebels lay siege to Qaeda-linked jihadists

Jan 06, 2014 - 11:48 PM

Raqa the site of the seige is the latest front in a fight pitting a broad coalition of moderates and Islamists opposed to President Bashar al Assad against the Al Qaeda linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant