Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
Senators Panfilo Lacson and Vicente Sotto III see themselves as 'alternative' candidates in the 2022 elections, saying they do not see themselves as either opposition or administration bets.
Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque on Thursday, July 22, says President Rodrigo Duterte will not cooperate with the International Criminal Court or ICC despite what the Supreme Court says.
The Department of Health logs 12 new local cases of the COVID-19 Delta variant Thursday, July 22. The Philippines now has 47 confirmed cases of the Delta variant.
The Philippine Olympic Committee decides to send home one coach from the Tokyo Olympics delegation who tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, July 22.
South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in appoints global pop icon BTS as 'Special Presidential Envoy for Future Generations and Culture.' This will be BTS’ third appearance before the UN General Assembly. – Rappler.com