Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:
President Ferdinand Marcos Jr orders the Philippine Coast Guard to conduct an investigation on the ‘dangerous, illegal, and reckless maneuvers by vessels of the China Coast Guard.’
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines or CBCP public affairs commission withdraws its membership from the Philippine government’s controversial anti-insurgency task force.
The Foreign affairs department says it ‘completely disassociates itself’ from statements made by Philippine Ambassador to the United Kingdom Teodoro ‘Teddy Boy’ Locsin Jr.
Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh calls on The international community to create ‘a united front’ to stop Israel’s attacks in Gaza and allow desperately needed aid which has only begun to trickle in.
Ma-an Asuncion-Dagñalan’s feature directing debut, Blue Room, wins best foreign film at La Femme International Film Festival in Los Angeles.
The Philippine Educational Theater Association or PETA is set to adapt the iconic Filipino film One More Chance into a musical.
Basketball player Ricci Rivero confirms his relationship with beauty queen-turned-councilor Leren Bautista. — Rappler.com