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Journalist Christine Herrera laid to rest

Nov 26, 2017 - 7:40 PM

Fondly called 'Mamu' by colleagues and friends in the media, Herrera was known for hard-hitting reports

JOURNALIST. Photo of Christine Herrera celebrating her 49th birthday in January 2017 with friends from the media. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Given low poll ratings, is it game over for Miriam Santiago?

Mar 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM

People who are very much active on social media are not really voters that has not been tested as much says an analyst referring to presidential bet Miriam Defensor Santiago s online popularity

In 3-way race, Poe will win – Laylo survey

Oct 13, 2015 - 1:29 PM

Conducted before Duterte announced on October 12 that he is not running for president the poll shows 47 of voters will choose Poe as their preferred presidential candidate

Philippine print media erroneously kill Mary Jane

May 01, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Death comes early for Filipina worker on death row Mary Jane Veloso after Philippine newspapers kill her on their headlines ahead of Indonesia announcing a stay of her execution

Roxas: I didn’t ask Aquino to sack Ochoa, PNP chief

Feb 05, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Interior chief and Liberal Party stalwart Manuel Roxas II denies a report that he had asked the President to sack Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr and suspended PNP chief Alan Purisima

DILG Secretary Mar Roxas (L) and PNP chief Director General Alan Purisima (R) flank President Benigno Aquino III during an April 2014 command conference in Camp Crame.

'Media irresponsibility killing us softly'

May 23, 2014 - 8:40 AM

A media personality believes that the death of media credibility due to irresponsible reporting is a bigger problem than media killings

CREDIBILITY. ABS-CBN's Anthony Taberna (L), Inquirer's Raul Pangalangan (C), and Manila Standard Today's Jojo Robles (R) talk about media responsibility during Rotary Club of Manila's annual Journalism Awards. Photos by Rappler

LP disowns mayor, mum on Drilon-Napoles link

Oct 15, 2013 - 1:14 AM

But government s news releases say Candaba Mayor Rene Maglanque was an ally Party statement fails to address allegations that PDAF scam mastermind was a campaign donor

PHOTO OP? Senate President Franklin Drilon with wife Mila (in yellow) and couple Jaime and Janet (in red) Napoles. Photo obtained by Rappler