siblings - updates

Rappler's latest stories on siblings


[PODCAST] Laffler Talk: Sibling rivalries

Oct 25, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Is it you? Or is it ate, kuya, or bunso? May ganitong experience na ba kayo?

How joking around with your brothers and sisters shapes your sense of humor

Feb 02, 2019 - 9:20 AM

Our research has taken us a step closer to finding out just how important sharing humor with a sibling may be


[Two Pronged] My younger sister, my rival

Dec 30, 2018 - 4:47 PM

'It is doubly worse because I am the eldest and she should not treat me this way or say these things to me'

Ramon Tulfo named special envoy for public diplomacy to China

Oct 25, 2018 - 2:44 PM

The controversial broadcaster will serve the post for 6 months

'Brother of the Year': What happens when a brother gets in the way of romance?

Aug 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM

Thai director Vithaya Thongyuyong and actor Sunny Suwanmenthanont hope viewers will relate to the story

Brother of the Year - Marco Polo. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Fortuna Barba, youngest Marcos sibling, dies

Mar 03, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Fortuna Marcos-Barba passes away on Saturday, March 3

SIBLING. Fortuna Marcos Barba, last surviving sibling of former President Ferdinand Marcos, dies on March 3, 2018. Photo from Ilocos Norte Vice Governor Angelo Marcos Barba's Facebook account

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 4, 2017

Aug 04, 2017 - 10:49 AM

Hello Here are the stories you shouldn t miss this Friday

CHILDREN. Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr arrive at NAIA Terminal 3 following the death of their parents. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Angela Lee proud of brother Christian’s successful ONE FC debut

Dec 14, 2015 - 7:52 PM

To be honest I was definitely more nervous for Christian in his fight After he won I felt a little bit of relief MMA fighter Angela Lee says of brother Christian

SIBLING LOVE. Angela Lee is proud her brother Christian for his impressive ONE Championship debut. Photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Are you your sibling’s keeper?

Oct 30, 2015 - 7:45 AM

We are missing out a big chunk of our personhood if we did not understand the role of siblings in shaping it

Critic files malversation complaint vs Binay siblings

Sep 01, 2015 - 5:21 PM

UPDATED Renato Bondal revives allegation he made months ago that Makati congresswoman Abby Binay and Mayor Junjun Binay released funds to fake NGOs

THE ACCUSED. New allegations are thrown against suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay (left) and Makati Representative Abby Binay (right). File photos by Rappler


Jul 19, 2015 - 3:00 PM

In this Taiwanese short film a jealous fiance could not deal with the other man in his beloved s life

#SHEro: 13 years

Mar 29, 2015 - 10:42 PM

You were born 13 years too early or maybe I was born 13 years too late but the difference rarely matters when we coexist

#AskMargie: Incest part 3

Jun 21, 2014 - 4:27 PM

The first 2 episodes of incest on AskMargie caused a stir online prompting for a third one

Have you showed your sibling love for National Sibling's Day?

Apr 12, 2014 - 12:01 AM

Siblings from all around the internet share their family love

Charlie bit my finger. Screengrab from YouTube

#AskMargie: Incest part 2

Mar 22, 2014 - 3:57 PM

Dr Margie Holmes answers more questions about incest

#AskMargie: Incest

Mar 15, 2014 - 4:00 PM

This week on AskMargie clinical psychologist Dr Margie Holmes talks about a topic a lot of people consider taboo incest

JV on Jinggoy’s ‘good brother’ quip: ‘Aruy!’

Mar 12, 2014 - 10:54 PM

When Senator Estrada tries sarcasm on TRC chief Dennis Cunanan having a kind brother the irony and humor are not lost on his half brother and other senators

10 lessons I learned from having a lesbian sister

Mar 12, 2014 - 3:39 PM

My sister can be a toughie but there are times when she reminds you or you remind yourself that she’s still a girl

Napoles arrest story spikes on social media

Aug 15, 2013 - 6:41 PM

Filipinos on social media are closely monitoring the hunt for the Napoles siblings

Jinggoy-JV rivalry reaches the Senate

Jun 06, 2013 - 5:43 PM

Jinggoy says he will guide JV in the Senate because he might get lost; JV quips No I won t

NOT EVERYTHING'S WELL? The 16th Congress has yet to open, but half-brothers Senator Jinggoy Estrada (left-most) and Senator-elect JV Ejercito (shown here with their father, ex-President Joseph Estrada) are already exchanging not-so-pleasant remarks. Rappler file photo

Jinggoy upset, hurt over JV sibling rivalry statements

Nov 08, 2012 - 11:29 AM

Sen Estrada says he is upset by Rep JV Ejercito s comments that their sibling rivalry may reach the Senate in 2013