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Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov win the Nobel Peace Prize for 2021 in an unprecedented recognition of journalism's role in today's world.

Drug war architect and Senator Bato dela Rosa files his certificate for candidacy for president under PDP-Laban, Friday, October 8.

Vice President Leni Robredo on Friday, October 8, says she will no longer focus on forging unity talks with other presidential contenders. She will instead aim to be seen by the greater Filipino population as a unifying figure. 

More notable personalities join the race for national positions in 2022 as the Commission on Election ends the filing of certificates of candidacy, Friday, October 8.

Fans of KathNiel call out Daniel’s mother Karla Estrada online Friday, October 8. Karla files her certificate as a nominee of party-list group Tingog Sinirangan, a group that voted to reject the renewal of ABS-CBN's franchise. – Rappler.com