Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
Global climate talks open to cries of betrayal, blame. The COP26 conference in Glasgow, Scotland comes a day after the world’s biggest economies fail to commit to a 2050 deadline for halting net carbon emissions.
#BreakTheTrend: #BringBackMarcos trend manipulated, forced. Why did mainstream media ignore the hashtag when it trended on Twitter?
Comelec finalizes half-billion-peso 2022 deal with F2 Logistics. The Commission on Elections inks a contract worth P536 million with F2 Logistics for transportation of election-related supplies in 2022.
Taylor Swift, Barack Obama lead tributes in star-studded Rock Hall of Fame ceremony. Obama calls 23-time Grammy winner Jay-Z ‘the embodiment of the American Dream’ for his rise from a poor New York neighborhood to a billionaire songwriter, record executive, and businessman.
Gigi Hadid-Zayn Malik split, ‘Rust’ armorer speaks up. A report from Entertainment Tonight says singer Zayn Malik allegedly Gigi Hadid’s mother Yolanda Hadid after a disagreement. Meanwhile the armorer who oversaw guns used in the filming of the movie Rust says producers rejected her requests for safety measures before actor Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed a cinematographer.