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Why more couples are choosing to live apart

Jan 11, 2020 - 10:00 AM

For some people choosing to live apart is not about finding a new or better form of intimacy

BENEFITS OF LIVING APART. shutterstock/View Apart

[OPINION] Understanding separation of Church and state

Jun 30, 2019 - 11:11 AM

Its misunderstanding can be used to silence the Church

Carandang dismissal, Ivanka Trump, CJ Ramos arrest | Evening wRap

Aug 03, 2018 - 9:38 PM

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Ivanka Trump: Family separations a 'low point,' media not the enemy

Aug 03, 2018 - 3:26 PM

Ivanka Trump takes a decidedly different approach than her combative father to stress that the immigration crisis has caused her anxiety. She also distances herself from her father's relentless condemnation of the media.

IVANKA. US President Special advisor and daughter Ivanka Trump participates in a conversation on workforce development and news of the day at the Newseum in Washington on August 2, 2018. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Trump administration says longstanding court decree allows detaining migrant families

Jun 30, 2018 - 5:43 PM

In Los Angeles, a decades-old federal court settlement known as the Flores Agreement mandates immigration officials release detained minors if they are held more than 20 days.

PROTEST. Demonstrators hold a rally in the Little village neighborhood calling for the elimination of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and an end to family detentions on June 29, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Scott Olson / Getty Images North America / AFP

U.S. judge orders separated families be reunited

Jun 27, 2018 - 1:32 PM

The judge also issues an injunction against any more family separations

AT THE BORDER. A Mexican woman holds a doll next to children at the Paso Del Norte Port of Entry, in the US-Mexico border in Chihuahua state, Mexico on June 20, 2018. File photo by Herika Martinez/AFP

U.S. states sue Washington over immigrant separation

Jun 22, 2018 - 2:57 PM

'We have no way to predict from one day to the next what this president's policies or intentions are,' Washington state Governor Jay Inslee says in a statement

AT THE BORDER. A Mexican woman holds a doll next to children at the Paso Del Norte Port of Entry, in the US-Mexico border in Chihuahua state, Mexico on June 20, 2018. File photo by Herika Martinez/AFP

'I really don't care': Melania Trump jacket stuns on migrant visit

Jun 22, 2018 - 9:32 AM

A tone-deaf sartorial decision – or a hidden message from the first lady? And if so, to whom?

MIGRANT VISIT. US First Lady Melania Trump departs Andrews Air Rorce Base in Maryland June 21, 2018 wearing a jacket emblazoned with the words 'I really don't care, do you?' following her surprise visit with child migrants on the US-Mexico border. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Trump orders halt to family separations

Jun 21, 2018 - 7:46 AM

(UPDATED) Despite the order, reports say there is no plan in place to reunite the thousands of children already separated from their families

SIGNED. US President Donald Trump, accompanied by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen (L) and US Vice President Mike Pence (R), signs an executive order that will end the practice of separating family members who are apprehended while illegally entering the United States on June 20, 2018 in Washington, DC. The order would detain parents and children together. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

New York receives separated children, prepares to sue U.S. government

Jun 20, 2018 - 11:31 PM

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo tweets: 'We know of at least 70 children who are being held in federal facilities across New York State. That number is expected to increase.'

MIGRANT CHILDREN. Protestors demonstrate against the separation of migrant children from their families on June 18, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images/AFP

In World War II, 'Operation Pied Piper' revealed trauma of family separations

Jun 20, 2018 - 7:24 PM

Pam and Iris Hobbs are just two of the millions of children in England evacuated from cities and towns during World War II, in what was dubbed 'Operation Pied Piper'

EVACUATION. Policemen and billeting officers help a group of children, evacuated from Bristol, to board a bus at Kingsbridge, Devon, which will take them to their final destination. Photo from Wikipedia by Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

UN rights chief condemns migrant family separations at U.S. border

Jun 18, 2018 - 10:26 PM

'The thought that any state would seek to deter parents by inflicting such abuse on children is unconscionable,' says Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein during the opening of a session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva

HUMAN RIGHTS. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein speaks during the opening of the 38th session of the UN Human Rights Council on June 18, 2018 in Geneva. Photo by Alain Grosclaude/AFP

Retired general convicted again, gets 216 years for tax fraud

Apr 16, 2018 - 7:20 PM

Jose Ramiscal Jr is found to have falsified documents for the sale of General Santos City properties in order to pay lower taxes

Sandiganbayan Photo by: DARREN LANGIT

Alvarez’s flip-flop on Cha-Cha hit in forum

Feb 27, 2018 - 9:25 AM

'I find it absurd that some brilliant mind in the House said that they should just vote jointly. No,' says a UE law professor on Speaker Alvarez

FLIP-FLOP? House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez files a resolution calling for a Constitutional Convention but quickly shifts to calling for a Constitutional Assembly and strongly pushes for it. File photo

[Two Pronged] Should I leave my husband?

Feb 25, 2018 - 4:05 PM

Emma asks our columnists if it's time for her to leave her abusive husband

Philippines on China, Malacanang on Manalo, Quiboloy detained in Hawaii | Evening wRap

Feb 15, 2018 - 8:36 PM

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[Two Pronged] Should I stay with my cheating husband?

Nov 19, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Elsa asks our columnists if she should stay in her marriage, despite the distance between her and her husband

Bill on dissolution of marriage filed in Congress

Aug 07, 2017 - 9:28 PM

House Bill 6027 however does not define what constitutes severe and chronic unhappiness one of the grounds for seeking to end a marriage

DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE. Under House Bill 6027, a marriage may be dissolved based on irreconcilable differences or severe and chronic unhappiness.

Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce separation

Aug 07, 2017 - 12:07 PM

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris who were together for 8 years post a joint statement about the separation on social media

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 21: Actors Anna Faris (L) and Chris Pratt at the Chris Pratt Walk Of Fame Star Ceremony on April 21, 2017 in Hollywood, California. Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney/AFP

SC orders Fariñas, 2 others to answer Ilocos 6 petition

Jul 25, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The detained Ilocos Norte officials are released almost simultaneously with the announcement of the High Court s directive

Retired army general convicted again for corruption

May 25, 2017 - 10:40 PM

In a separate corruption case Jose Ramiscal Jr is already convicted of malversation and the falsification of public documents

Sandiganbayan photo by: DARREN LANGIT

After child and separation, Janet Jackson resumes tour

May 03, 2017 - 12:06 AM

Janet says her concert tour will now be known as State of the World

[Two Pronged] My boyfriend has a secret wife and child

Jan 27, 2017 - 10:02 PM

Lidia asks whether or not she should stay with her boyfriend of 3 years after she finds out that he is married and has a son with another woman

Sunshine Dizon drops charges against husband, to file for annulment

Jan 06, 2017 - 12:07 AM

Sunshine Dizon says she filed for desistance and will file for annulment for the sake of her children

'Supergirl' actress Melissa Benoist files for divorce from Blake Jenner

Dec 28, 2016 - 11:36 AM

The Supergirl actress cites irreconcilable differences as reason for the divorce

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 11: Melissa Benoist (L) and actor Blake Jenner attend the screening of "Everybody Wants Some" during the 2016 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at Paramount Theatre on March 11, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Mike Windle/Getty Images for SXSW/AFP

Timothy Tan apologizes, Sunshine Dizon responds

Dec 23, 2016 - 7:41 PM

Sunshine Dizon responds to Timothy s public apology to her and their children

P18B in contributions not credited to SSS, GSIS, AFP-RSBS members

Nov 01, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Among the 6 state run pension funds and housing agencies the Social Security System SSS topped the list with P9 939 billion in so called undistributed collections

Top US official visiting PH, set to tackle 'uncertainty'

Oct 23, 2016 - 1:02 AM

Previously scheduled before President Duterte s announced economic and military separation from the US the visit of Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel happens this week

TOP OFFICIAL. US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Daniel Russel speaks during a press conference in Hanoi on May 10, 2016. File photo by Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP

Stars, industry members remember Lilia Cuntapay

Aug 20, 2016 - 4:54 PM

Antoinette Jadaone Paolo Ballesteros Aiza Seguerra and more say goodbye to the late iconic actress

REST IN PEACE. On social media, industry members pay their respects to the late 'Horror Movie Queen' Lilia Cuntapay. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler, Screengrabs from Instagram/pochoy_29/iceseguerra

Donita Rose confirms separation from husband

Jul 14, 2016 - 12:26 AM

Donita says she and husband Eric Villarama have been separated for some time now

Ozzy Osbourne, wife Sharon separate – report

May 08, 2016 - 3:35 PM

E News reports that Ozzy lead singer of band Black Sabbath has moved out of the couple s home in Beverly Hills

Turkey PM says draft constitution will guarantee secularism

Apr 27, 2016 - 10:00 PM

UPDATED Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu vows to ensure that the state is at an equal distance from all faith groups

Turkish Prime Minister and the leader of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Ahmet Davutoglu delivers a speech during AK Party's provincial chairmen meeting in Ankara on April 27, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTAN

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Steph Curry & Gringo Honasan

Feb 25, 2016 - 12:19 PM

Only 5 people separate the NBA MVP and the former rebel soldier

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Maria Ozawa & Ferdinand Marcos

Feb 25, 2016 - 4:00 AM

Only 6 people separate the Japanese adult star and the dictator

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Maine Mendoza & Fidel V. Ramos

Feb 24, 2016 - 4:48 PM

Only six people separate YayaDub and the former president

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Nadine Lustre & Tito Sotto

Feb 23, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Only six people separate Lustre and the senator

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Pia Wurtzbach & Juan Ponce Enrile

Feb 22, 2016 - 4:12 PM

Only five people separate the 2015 Miss Universe and the senator

PODCAST: Annulment 101

Jan 10, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Where do broken hearts go? To court? Let s talk about annulment in the Philippines

Christmas wildfire claims more than 100 homes in Australia

Dec 26, 2015 - 10:05 AM

An out of control bushfire flares in a scenic area of southern Australia on Christmas Day and destroys more than 100 houses

BUSHFIRE. A handout picture made available on 26 December 2015 shows a bushfire at Wye River near Lorne, south of Melbourne, Australia, 25 December 2015. Photo by Keith Pakenham / EPA

EXPLAINER: Untying the marriage knot 101

Dec 23, 2015 - 7:30 AM

This can guide you through the legalese of the Family Code which lists various grounds for terminating marriages

INC rally sa DOJ at EDSA: Ito ba ang kaisahang itinuturo ng Bibliya?

Sep 26, 2015 - 8:00 AM

May pinagdaanan ding mga pagsubok ang kaisahan ng Iglesia noon subali t napanatili itong matatag

UNITY. INC members continue to occupy EDSA-Megamall on National Heroes Day, in the morning of their 5th day of protest.  File photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Papansin rally

Sep 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Lessons on religion from the INC protest

Sep 03, 2015 - 8:33 AM

All of a sudden we complain that a religion is pushing its way into our laws and into our government Haven t we noticed Catholic influence in our government and legislation before?

INC members flock to EDSA as Palace holds meeting

Aug 28, 2015 - 6:09 PM

Malacañang holds an emergency meeting about the INC

'DON'T MEDDLE.' Iglesia ni Cristo members protest the government's supposed meddling in church affairs, and stress the 'separation of church and state.' Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

What is wrong with Miriam College?

Jul 14, 2015 - 5:49 PM

Miriam College has to answer a number of questions as school opens in August One of them: Why is the school increasing its tuition – 70 of tuition increase goes to faculty – but will cut down on faculty?

Separation anxiety from Pope Francis

Jan 20, 2015 - 10:26 AM

I did not want him to leave the Philippines I wanted Pope Francis to stay

PAALAM! Pope Francis waves goodbye to the crowd assembled at the Villamor Airbase tarmac (not seen in photo) as he boards the plane that will bring him to Rome. Rappler screengrab

PH education: Allergic to religion?

Jan 13, 2015 - 12:36 PM

In a predominantly Catholic Philippines how do young Filipinos develop an understanding of religion?

Reinventing confidence after divorce

Jan 07, 2015 - 6:29 PM

The good thing is confidence is a learned skill