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Duterte urged to do more to win Bangsamoro vote

Jan 05, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Local officials say a stronger presidential endorsement of the 'yes' vote will be needed in two key battle areas in the region

Members of the Muslim community rally outside the Golden Mosque in Quiapo, Manila as they join in the start of the plebiscite and campaign period for the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law on December 7, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte claims U.S. role in Mamasapano tragedy

Jan 24, 2017 - 6:06 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says the ill fated Mamasapano operation was an American adventure with the blessing of former president Benigno Aquino III

UNEARTHING MAMASAPANO. President Rodrigo Duterte has many questions about the Mamasapano massacre. File photo from Malacañang

Most Aquino Cabinet members richer in 2015

Jun 22, 2016 - 5:33 PM

The assets lists of 5 Cabinet members are not yet available: Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra

SALN. Most members of the Aquino Cabinet grew richer in 2015. File photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Talks with CPP should restart without ‘preconditions’ – Deles

Jul 13, 2015 - 5:05 PM

The presidential adviser on the peace process says talk of prisoner release as demanded by the Communist Party of the Philippines is premature

FOUNDER: Screenshot of CPP founder Joma Sison's Vimeo video

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May 29, 2015 - 6:00 PM

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May 29, 2015 - 12:02 PM

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Most important parts of BBL intact - gov't negotiator

May 20, 2015 - 10:28 PM

Lawmakers have only 3 weeks to debate the bill on the floor introduce amendments reconcile contradicting provisions and ratify the final version

TIGHT DEADLINE. Thousands of supporters of the Bangsamoro Basic Law rally at the gates of the House of Representatives in Quezon City on Monday, May 11 2015, as they call for the immediate passage of the law in the Congress. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Robin Padilla: You can't be pro-peace but anti-Bangsamoro law

Apr 20, 2015 - 9:42 PM

The actor a Muslim convert calls on the public to raise the level of discussions on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law and stop the fixation on rebel leaders pseudonyms

VOICING OUT. Actor Robin Padilla has a message for legislators. Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

NDF proposes 6-month, time-bound peace talks

Apr 18, 2015 - 1:41 PM

National Democratic Front Philippines chief political consultant Jose Maria Sison says they want to cover 3 substantive items including the end of conflict and disposition of forces

FOUNDER: Screenshot of CPP founder Joma Sison's Vimeo video

DFA: Iqbal carries 'valid' Philippine passport

Apr 15, 2015 - 11:34 AM

The Department of Foreign Affairs knows the real name of Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal

'VALID PASSPORT.' Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario confirms that Muslim rebel group negotiator Mohagher Iqbal carries a valid Philippine passport.

Hillary for US president, Trillanes on Binay bribe, Pacman music video | The wRap

Apr 13, 2015 - 8:21 PM

Hillary Clinton runs for the US presidency Senator Trillanes says the Binays bribed two justices Manny Pacquiao has a new music video

Nom de guerre in peace pacts not unique to PH – Deles

Apr 13, 2015 - 1:39 PM

The MILF s chief negotiator reveals he owns a bank account under his alias which Senator Escudero points out is against the anti money laundering law

'SECURITY' FACTOR. MILF chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal says he is using a pseudonym for his and the MILF's security. File photo by Rappler

OPAPP hopes to convince the 'misinformed' to support BBL

Mar 20, 2015 - 4:23 PM

The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process is eyeing the 36 of Filipinos still undecided about the Bangsamoro Basic Law

PEACE RALLY. Muslims from Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga and Pangasinan bannered by the 1-Bangsamoro group, converged at the Mendiola Peace Arch on February 20 to push for the Bangsamoro Basic Law.

Peace panel: Traitors or protecting gov’t?

Feb 26, 2015 - 4:54 PM

Senator Francis Escudero joins calls for the removal of government peace negotiators and adds his voice to criticism of the Bangsamoro bill

'UNFAIR CRITICISM.' Senate President Franklin Drilon defends Ferrer and Deles from allegations they are remiss in their job of defending government interest in the peace talks with the MILF. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Marcos blasts ‘gag order’ on SAF-MILF clash

Jan 28, 2015 - 5:49 PM

Senator Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr says he has been unable to talk to key playes in the peace process to determine what really happened in the January 25 misencounter

'FACTS, PLEASE.' Senator Bongbong Marcos says he will only resume the Bangsamoro law hearings once it's clear what happened in Maguindanao. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Intelligence is an ingredient of peace

Jan 04, 2015 - 2:28 PM

With both sides guilty of threatening and inflicting harmful acts against each other talking peace right now is like seducing without committing

4 DECADES OF FIGHTING. Peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front have been hampered by clashes and preconditions. File photo by Rappler

Pope Christmas message, PH communists, Jordan pilot | The wRap

Dec 26, 2014 - 6:51 PM

Pope Francis says: “so many tears this Christmas Communists resume talks with the Philippine government Jordan vows to save its pilot held captive by ISIS

Last ARMM speech: Region ready for Bangsamoro

Dec 02, 2014 - 8:19 AM

ARMM governor Mujiv Hataman says his administration was able to bring in social reforms good governance and stability – vital foundations for the creation of the Bangsamoro government

LAST ADDRESS. Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) delivers the 'State of the Region' address in Cotabato City, Philippines, 1 December 2014. Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

Decommissioning of MILF arms starts January

Nov 30, 2014 - 11:12 AM

Meanwhile local politicians have started sending feelers to the MILF intending to join the newly formed Bangsamoro Justice Party ahead of the transition government formation and the 2016 polls

ARMS DEAL. This photo taken on Oct 15, 2012 shows members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) standing in formation during a celebration inside Camp Darapanan in Sultan Kudarat town, in the southern island of Mindanao. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/AFP

MNLF, MILF start finding common ground

Oct 16, 2014 - 11:45 AM

Organization of Islamic Cooperation Secretary General Iyad Ameen Madani sends his special envoy to the Philippines to convene the meeting between the rival groups

House panel wants original Bangsamoro draft

Sep 24, 2014 - 5:56 PM

Chief Peace Adviser Teresita Deles says President Benigno Aquino III would decide on how to respond to the request

NITTY-GRITTY.  Peace negotiators answer questions from lawmakers on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. Photo by Rappler

Peace brokers grilled: Does Bangsamoro bill create sub-state?

Sep 23, 2014 - 8:34 PM

Senators raise concerns over the single biggest issue in creating a Bangsamoro entity: Will central government still prevail over the Bangsamoro government?

FIRST BRIEFING. Senator Bongbong Marcos (left), chair of the Senate Committee on Local Government, talks to Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Secretary Teresita Quintos-Deles (right) and Bangsamoro chairman Mohaguer Iqbal (center) before the start of a briefing on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. Photo by Albert Calvelo/PRIB

Military tags BIFF in General Santos bombing

Sep 17, 2014 - 6:23 PM

It looks connected to the peace spoilers Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters based on the signature of the improvised explosive device says a military official

Aquino to endorse Bangsamoro bill to Congress September 10

Sep 08, 2014 - 2:02 PM

President Benigno Aquino III and MILF chair Murad Ebrahim met on September 4 to agree on the final draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law

NEXT PHASE. The proposed law which will serve as the legal basic for the final peace agreement between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) is set to be submitted to Congress on September 10, 2014. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

New deadline: Bangsamoro bill in Congress before Sept 13

Sep 02, 2014 - 4:57 PM

Chief Peace Adviser Teresita Deles says the proposed Bangsamoro law will be in Congress before President Benigno Aquino III embarks on his Europe trip

DEADLINE. The government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front has yet to file the draft Bangsamoro law to Congress. File photo by Angela Casauay/Rappler

Final Bangsamoro draft goes to Congress 'end of August'

Aug 18, 2014 - 2:48 PM

President Aquino is expected to receive the final version of the measure within the week says Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Secretary Teresita Deles

REMEMBERING PEACE. Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman; Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak; Philippine president Benigno Aquino III and Secretary Teresita Quintos-Deles, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process hold the documents following the signing of a final peace agreement between the Philippine government and the muslim rebel group inside the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, the Philippines, March 27, 2014. Dennis Sabangan/ EPA

MILF still unhappy with status of draft law

Jul 26, 2014 - 11:37 AM

The government and MILF panels are set to meet again before Monday the President s scheduled State of the Nation Address to iron out differences

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Where are the 'Hyatt 10' now?

Jul 08, 2014 - 6:10 PM

It s been 10 years Six of the 10 government officials comprising the Hyatt 10 eventually became part of the Aquino administration

Angelina Jolie, warzone rape, and the celebrity effect

Jun 14, 2014 - 8:25 AM

Did her presence at the Global Summit Against Sexual Violence in Conflict turn attention toward or away from the issue?

Belmonte to Palace: Submit Bangsamoro bill after SONA

Jun 04, 2014 - 8:26 PM

The House Speaker says lawmakers cannot discuss the bill substantially in just 3 session days They need ample time to study the creation of a political entity more powerful than ARMM

STAKEHOLDERS. Peace supporters gather ahead of the scheduled signing of the Bangsamoro Basic Law on April 20, 2014. Photo by Bangsamoro Transition Commission

Women in PH peace process: participation from the ground up

Jun 04, 2014 - 6:35 PM

The participation of women in the peace process in Mindanao will be put in the spotlight when the 11 member Philippine delegation attends the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London from June 10 to June 13

TRAILBLAZERS. The Philippine delegation to the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London from June 10 to June 13. Photo by Rappler

Clashes won't affect gov't-MILF peace deal – Aquino

Apr 16, 2014 - 1:18 PM

The Philippines is confident the Bangsamoro peace agreement will hold despite fresh clashes that left 4 Moro Islamic Liberation Front members dead

REMEMBERING PEACE. Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman; Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak; Philippine president Benigno Aquino III and Secretary Teresita Quintos-Deles, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process hold the documents following the signing of a final peace agreement between the Philippine government and the muslim rebel group inside the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, the Philippines, March 27, 2014. Dennis Sabangan/ EPA

Close to 500 MILF members to visit Malacañang

Mar 25, 2014 - 7:08 PM

The military declares a red alert in Central Mindanao

ELUSIVE NO MORE? The government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front are set to sign a final peace agreement on March 27, 2014 after 17 years of negotiations. Photo by Rappler

'GPH-MILF pact pressures other armed groups to talk peace'

Mar 25, 2014 - 5:00 PM

Secretary Deles says the government would still like to resume peace talks with the NDF

Congress commits to pass Bangsamoro law this year

Feb 06, 2014 - 2:58 PM

Senate President Franklin Drilon reminds the Bangsamoro Transition Commission that the basic law they are drafting should not require amending the Constitution

Gov't, MILF hope to seal firearms deal

Jan 21, 2014 - 1:54 PM

What s left pending is the most sensitive issue in the peace process: firearms

TALKS CONTINUE. Will a final peace agreement be signed in September? File photo by OPAPP

Aquino seeks Norway's help in peace talks

Jan 09, 2014 - 8:58 PM

Norway remains committed to mediating negotiations between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front NDF

Gov't, MILF agree on power sharing

Dec 08, 2013 - 6:53 PM

Panels decide to leave Bangsamoro waters as a separate item to be taken up in January

Palace emissaries arrive in KL for GPH-MILF talks

Dec 07, 2013 - 5:17 PM

Agenda for this round: power sharing deal

IN PHOTOS: Eid al-Adha celebration in Luneta

Oct 15, 2013 - 7:38 PM

Muslims in Manila converge at the Quirino grandstand in Luneta

Gov't, MILF extend talks for power-sharing deal

Oct 11, 2013 - 10:14 PM

Friday s talks end at past 9 pm

OBSERVER. Muntinlupa Rep Rodolfo Biazon attend the 41st round of peace talks between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. With him in the photo are MILF chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal and government peace panel chair Miriam Coronel-Ferrer. Photo by OPAPP

Indonesia keeps distance from MNLF siege

Sep 17, 2013 - 1:31 PM

The MNLF has not asked Indonesia to intervene says government

Misuari disowns Zambo siege

Sep 12, 2013 - 4:18 PM

But the government stands by its statement that the Misuari led MNLF faction is behind the standoff

I HAVE NOTHING TO DO WITH IT. MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari in Davao last Sunday, March 3. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

Deles: Look into Misuari's 'pattern of behavior'

Sep 11, 2013 - 5:34 PM

The government is still awaiting the response of Indonesia on whether it is willing to mediate

'LOOK INSIDE.' Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Deles maintains the government did not abandon the 1996 peace pact with the Moro National Liberation Front. AFP file photo

Palace starts probe on Mindanao bombings

Aug 10, 2013 - 5:26 PM

Malacañang also warns the public to verify reports of attacks spilling over to Manila

Bombings make gov't resolve to complete peace deal stronger

Aug 09, 2013 - 9:18 PM

Palace peace adviser Teresita Deles says a deal toward the creation of the Bangsamoro political entity remains on track

PNoy sends Lacierda to KL for talks

Jul 11, 2013 - 4:40 PM

The government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front try to arrive at an agreement on a crucial point: wealth sharing

Padilla's resignation as gov't chief negotiator not yet official

Jun 25, 2013 - 3:50 PM

Padilla s resignation will only be formalized one the gov t peace panel negotiating with the communist groups completes its transition plan

Talks with MNLF a review, not negotiations

Jun 17, 2013 - 10:39 PM

An OIC representative is set to arrive in the country on Thursday to facilitate the tripartite review

Battlefield to football field: Soldiers, rebels play games

Feb 11, 2013 - 10:00 PM

Soldiers and rebels begin Sports for Peace