Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
Senator Bato dela Rosa defends himself from criticism that he’s a mere placeholder for Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte. In an interview with ANC’s Headstart Tuesday, October 19, the senator admits he’s not prepared, but his intent to run shouldn’t be ‘judged.’
Vice President Leni Robredo’s daughters felt a huge sense of relief when they learned that Senator Kiko Pangilinan is their mother’s running mate in the 2022 elections.
The Department of Education on Tuesday, October 19, says 29 public schools withdrew from the pilot run of limited face-to-face classes in the country which is set to start on November 15.
The artist formerly known as Kanye West is now officially known as Ye. A Los Angeles judge approved the request for a name change on October 18.
Angelina Jolie and Salma Hayek bring Hollywood glamor to the world premiere of Marvel’s latest comic book adaptation, Eternals. Meanwhile, DC’s The Flash is getting his own solo feature film. – Rappler.com