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Q2 GDP, Usec Badoy on Uson, UN Chief named | Midday wRap

  Today on Rappler: The Philippine economy slows down to 6% from April to June. Lorraine Badoy admits Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson violated the code of ethics for government officials with her controversial federalism video. President Rodrigo Duterte will meet with the two warring factions of PDP-Laban Thursday. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announces the ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerAug 9th, 2018

Duterte on vagina remark, Senate orders Bautista arrest, Sheeran is best-selling artist | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte defends his remark that he wants soldiers to shoot female rebels in the vagina as 'sarcasm.'  The Senate orders the arrest of former Commission on Elections chief Andres Bautista for repeatedly skipping the probe into his alleged ill-gotten wealth.  British singer Ed Sheeran is named ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

WHO on Dengvaxia, Dela Rosa’s replacement, Trump on Jerusalem | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The World Health Organization says it never gave a recommendation to the Philippines and other countries to use the world’s first dengue vaccine in their national immunization programs. A top police official says President Rodrigo Duterte already named a replacement for Philippine National Police chief Ronald ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

Gio Tingson: Don’t use youth commission as Bong Go’s billboard | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: National Youth Commission has become Bong Go’s ‘billboard’ – ex-chief Controversial former Cebu fiscal killed in ambush Facebook removes 471 Russian-linked pages for using fake accounts {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

NCRPO: We won t use ACT teachers list illegally | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: National Capital Region Police Office chief Guillermo Eleazar says listing teachers part of a progressive and militant group is perfectly legal. U.S. President Donald Trump stands firm on his demand for billions of dollars to fund a border wall with Mexico, which forced a shutdown of the U.S. government for the past ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2019

Ateneo, PH taekwondo to investigate junior high bully | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Ateneo, PH Taekwondo probe bullying incident in junior high  U.S. defense chief James Mattis quits The first 'Men in Black International' trailer is here {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Maria Ressa is Time Person Of The Year | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Maria Ressa, other journalists named Time 'Person of the Year' No actual rebellion, no data to back martial law extension – lawmakers Google CEO spars with U.S. lawmakers on bias, privacy {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

Policemen guilty in Kian delos Santos killing | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: A regional trial court in Caloocan finds 3 policemen guilty of murdering 17-year-old Kian delos Santos. President Rodrigo Duterte explains his decision not to appoint Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio as Chief Justice. The Chinese scientist who claims to have created the world's first genetically-edited babies defends procedure but ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 29th, 2018

Robredo slams China for driving away PH media from Panatag | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Vice President Leni Robredo slams China after the Chinese Coast Guard drove away a Filipino TV crew from Panatag Shoal or Scarborough Shoal. The intelligence chief of the Pasay City police and the man who confessed to killing a model Grab driver both died after encounter Sunday, November 25. U.S. officials briefly closed a border crossing in southern California ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2018

Sagay massacre, customs ‘whistleblower’ fired, illegal drugs price | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: At least 9 farmers were killed after they were fired upon by some 40 armed men at Hacienda Nene in Barangay Bulanon, Sagay City on Saturday, October 20. Former Bureau of Customs X-ray chief Lourdes Mangaoang was fired before she attended a Senate hearing on the missing one ton of shabu worth ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

Mocha resigns, Trillanes hits Calida, Bertiz apologizes | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson resigns. Senator Sonny Trillanes delivers a privilege speech hitting Solicitor General Jose Calida Tuesday. Partylist legislator John Bertiz apologizes for likening his bad behavior at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport to a woman going through her monthly period. {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

CHR investigates Mocha, Drew Olivar, Garin sues Ubial, Space Jam 2 | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The Commission on Human Rights says it will investigate the actions of Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson and blogger Drew Olivar in a video mocking the deaf. Former Health Secretary Janette Garin accuses her successor Paulyn Ubial of reckless imprudence that resulted in homicide. Basketball superstar LeBron James ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

Duterte forgives Obama, Ted Te resigns, Rene Garcia | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte apologizes to former United States president Barack Obama for cursing him in 2016. Theodore Te resigns as the chief public information officer and assistant court administrator of the Supreme Court. Rene Garcia of the iconic Filipino band Hotdog dies . {module ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

Chief Justice De Castro, murdered lawyer, John McCain | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque denies newly appointed Supreme Court Chief Justice Teresita de Castro got the post as a ‘reward’ from President Rodrigo Duterte. The Free Legal Assistance Group or FLAG condemns the 'cold-blooded murder' of Rafael Atotubo, a lawyer who handled drug cases. John McCain, a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

ISIS, Lawmakers vs SC justices, Big Bang Theory | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Islamic State jihadist group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi calls on Muslims to wage ‘jihad.’ Four lawmakers will file impeachment complaints against 7 Supreme Court or SC justices who ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. The Big Bang Theory will air its final season.  {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

'CJSearch, Makati bar raid, Aretha Franklin | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The JBC wrapped up its interview of Supreme Court  chief justice aspirants. Cops detain lawyers monitoring inventory of raided Makati bar. Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, dies at 76. {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Pimentel on Uson, National ID, Napoles | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Senator Koko Pimentel on Monday slams Mocha Uson after her co-host performs a lewd dance to push awareness on federalism. Duterte is set to sign the bill that will create the national identification system Monday, August 6. The daughter of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Duterte on kissing, Kris vs Mocha, Kate Spade | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler:  Duterte to critics of controversial kiss: 'Inggit lang 'yan.' Kris Aquino to Mocha Uson : You've crossed the line. Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead at NY home – police. Executive Producer / Writer Lilibeth Frondoso Associate Producer ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 6th, 2018

Sereno on Duterte, Senate leadership, Trump on Mueller probe | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno demands President Rodrigo Duterte's resignation.  A draft resolution signed by majority of the senators circulates, supporting the installation of Majority Floor Leader Tito Sotto as the new Senate president.  United States President Donald Trump fumes at what he calls a 'witch hunt' investigation into his campaign's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Duterte lifts Kuwait deployment ban, Senators on Sereno ouster, Trump on North Korea | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte orders the total lifting of the deployment ban on overseas Filipino workers to Kuwait.  Thirteen senators , or more than half of the Senate, sign a draft resolution urging the Supreme Court to review its decision to oust former chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Duterte on Philippine Rise, TPB and Buhay Carinderia, North Korea on meeting with U.S. | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte breaks his promise to sail to the Philippine Rise or Benham Rise, to assert the country's' rights over this uncontested territory.  Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat says she will meet with Tourism Promotions Board or TPB chief Cesar Montano to discuss allegations of corruption in connection to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018