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Sereno and the opposition, Trump-Kim summit, PH weather | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler:  Sereno , women's groups stand with opposition on Independence Day. Kim Jong-un invites Trump to visit Pyongyang. Rainy June 13 for Luzon due to southwest monsoon. Executive Producer / Writer Lilibeth Frondoso Associate Producer / ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJun 13th, 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

Rice shortage, fake news, PH weather | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte said he took away a Cabinet member's powers because he was "too short-sighted" on the issue of rice supply and was engaged in a "turf war" with other officials. More than 4 out of 10 adult Filipinos use the internet, and a big majority of them see fake news as a serious issue , ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

Independence Day, Father Nilo, Trump and Kim | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: On Independence Day, President Rodrigo Duterte called on Filipinos to "cherish " the Philippines' sovereignty and democracy.  Recovered CCTV footage from barangays in Zaragoza, Nueva Ecija showed that the slain Catholic priest  Richmond Nilo  was followed from one barangay to another, before the suspects decided to shoot him inside the chapel .   Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un  shared warm words and a historic handshake Tuesday, June ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Roque and fishermen, Roilo Golez, Trump-Kim summit | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: To prove fruits of PH-China 'friendship,' Roque brings fishermen to press briefing . Ex-national security adviser, congressman Roilo Golez dies . Criminal probe vs Paolo Duterte over his SALN – Morales. Trump, Kim arrive for U.S.–North Korea summit. Agot Isidro isn't closing doors on 2019 Senate run?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Duterte’s satisfaction rating, SC ousts Sereno, Mayweather in Davao City | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A Social Weather Stations survey shows President Rodrigo Duterte's net satisfaction rating declined by 12 points from +70 last December to +58 in March.  The Supreme Court ousts Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  Foreign Secretary Alan Cayetano says Kuwait has assured the Philippines of its 'firm commitment' to give additional protection to overseas ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

SWS survey on Duterte’s trust rating, Press freedom in PH, Kim and Moon summit | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A  Social Weather Stations survey shows a 10-point drop in President Rodrigo Duterte's trust rating in the first quarter of 2018.  The Nacionalista Party will field 3 senatorial candidates in the 2019 elections.  Reporters in the House of Representatives are protesting proposed new media accreditation rules that virtually demand only positive coverage of the legislative ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

Malacañang on PES official, PCOO on Facebook fact-checking, Comey on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang says the Philippines merely exercised its sovereign right when it barred a European political party official from entering the country.  The Presidential Communications Operations Office expresses its opposition to Facebook's tie-up with Rappler and Vera Files for fact-checking news.  Former and current members of the police's Special Action Force file charges before the Ombudsman against its former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Duterte on Sereno, Duterte apologizes to Hong Kong, Comey’s book | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte says he only wants Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno out of the Supreme Court but not in jail.  President Rodrigo Duterte apologizes for the 2010 hostage-taking that killed 8 Hong Kong tourists, during an event in Hong Kong Thursday.  Former FBI director James Comey , in his new book, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

Duterte’s satisfaction rating, Lacson on Aquino, SC on anti-illegal drug campaign | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: A Social Weather Station survey shows a significant dip in President Rodrigo Duterte's satisfaction rating among the poorest Filipinos in the first quarter of 2018.  Senator Panfilo Lacson vouches for the integrity of former president Benigno Aquino immediately after Senator Dick Gordon recommended graft charges against Aquino over the Dengvaxia vaccine controversy. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

Sereno on quo warranto petition, Bureau of Immigration bribery scandal, Zuckerberg apologizes | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno tells the Supreme Court that the Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth is not a requirement of integrity.  Wally Sombero , the alleged middleman of Chinese casino tycoon Jack Lam in the Bureau of Immigration bribery-corruption case, surrenders to the Philippine National Police. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

Quo warranto petition oral arguments, Zuckerberg on Facebook, FBI raids Cohen office | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will personally defend herself and convince her most bitter rivals not to remove her from office.  Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg places the blame for privacy and security lapses at the world's largest social network squarely on himself.  The Federal Bureau of Investigation raids the New York offices of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Guevarra is new DOJ Secretary, Galvez is next AFP Chief, Trump on Daniels | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra is sworn in as Justice Secretary following the resignation of Vitaliano Aguirre.  Western Mindanao Command Chief Carlito Galvez Jr will be the next Armed Forces chief.  United States President Donald Trump breaks his silence on allegations he had sex with a porn star, insisting he did not pay $130,000 hush money through his lawyer......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2018

Atio Castillo case, Carpio’s SALN, Catalan elections | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Today on Rappler: 10 Aegis Juris fratmen now in NBI custody . Carpio rebuffs Sereno: I submitted all 10 required SALNs . Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency . Facebook's Sandberg: We'll keep working to make users feel safe . Trump names hawk Bolton as national security advisor.  Executive Producer / Writer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Drug war, Trump vs Biden, 'deletefacebook | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: PNP kill 13 drug suspects , arrest over 100 as Duterte quits ICC. Trump says Biden would 'go down hard' if they fought. Zuckerberg apology fails to quiet Facebook storm. Executive Producer / Writer Lilibeth Frondoso Associate Producer / Publisher Marga ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Calls for Sereno resignation, PNP’s subpoena power, Nanoparticle-infused eyedrops | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Supreme Court employees' groups and a judges' association publicly call for the resignation of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  The Philippine National Police apparently does not need rules in issuing subpoenas.  Eyeglasses and contact lenses could soon be a thing of the past thanks to new eye drops infused with nanoparticles that treat both near- and far-sightedness......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

Supreme Court flag ceremony, High inflation rate expected, EU fund for PH drug rehab program | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Supreme Court employees, officials, and associate justices wear red as a show of protest during their first flag ceremony since Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno went on indefinite leave.  Some of the country's poorest households are expected to continue suffering from a high inflation rate in the next two months due to the recent spike in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 5th, 2018

Duterte on West Philippine Sea, Rappler on Omidyar PDRs, Hope Hicks resigns | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte likens joint exploration with China in the West Philippine Sea to 'co-ownership.'  Rappler lawyer Francis Lim urges government to leave the social news network 'unhindered' now that philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network donated its Philippine Depositary Receipts to Rappler managers.  Hope Hicks , one of Donald Trump's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Pimentel on Communist Party of China, Whang-Od as Living Treasure, Kushner’s top-level access | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Senate President Koko Pimentel defends PDP-Laban's cozying up to the Communist Party of China.  The Senate adopts a resolution nominating Whang-od Oggay for the Gawad sa Manlilikha ng Bayan or the National Living Treasures Award. United States President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior aide Jared Kushner ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2018

Duterte on Tan, SWS survey on love and career, PH-China meeting | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte  tells tycoon Lucio Tan he no longer bears any grudge against him.  A Social Weather Stations survey  shows more Filipinos or 59% will prioritize their career over having a love life.  Manila and Beijing  stay silent on the Chinese artificial islands in the West Philippine Sea following the two sides' second meeting ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018