Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
President Rodrigo Duterte hits Manila Mayor Isko Moreno for the local chief executive’s sexy photos as an actor and what he calls ‘disorder’ at Manila vaccination sites.
Vice President Leni Robredo confirms on Tuesday, August 10, she is engaged in what she calls ‘exploratory talks’ with Senator Manny Pacquiao in relation to the 2022 elections.
Police chief General Guillermo Eleazar on Tuesday, August 10, orders local police to ensure that village guards or barangay tanods have no firearms. This comes after a village guard in Tondo, Manila gunned down a mentally ill curfew violator on Saturday, August 7.
After months of speculation, actress Bea Alonzo confirms she’s in a relationship with fellow actor Dominic Roque.
Veteran journalist Jessica Soho backs out from the controversial Nas Academy. In a statement posted Monday, August 9, Soho’s team ‘decided and mutually agreed not to pursue’ the course she was supposed to teach. – Rappler.com