Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday, August 18, says the Office of the Ombudsman should have already suspended Health Secretary Francisco Duque III, even just preventively.
The Commission on Elections decides not to extend voter registration for the 2022 elections beyond September 30, 2021. Instead, it decides to extend voter registration hours, and conduct it even on Saturdays and on holidays until the deadline.
The Taliban on Tuesday, August 17, says it wants peaceful relations with other countries and will respect the rights of women within the framework of Islamic law.
‘I am a ship and she is my anchor.’ This is how Daniel Padilla describes his nine-year relationship with girlfriend Kathryn Bernado in an interview with Boy Abunda.
K-pop girl group Red Velvet makes its long-awaited comeback with the release of the music video of ‘Queendom.’ It also releases the group’s sixth mini-album of the same name. – Rappler.com