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

Hyperinflation, OFW remittances, Trump - Putin | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippines could suffer hyperinflation if the country shifts to federalism. Remittances from overseas Filipino workers continued to rise in May 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump lends weight  to Russia’s denials of meddling in elections at his inaugural summit with Vladimir Putin. {module 3984}    .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 17th, 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

'PHVote, opposition slate, inflation, Boracay | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: It’s the last day of the filing of certificates of candidacy Wednesday, October 17. Former solicitor general Florin Hilbay and veteran election lawyer Romulo Macalintal complete the 8-person slate of the opposition coalition for the 2019 senatorial elections. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Monetary Board Member Felipe Medalla says the country ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

No pork in 2019 budget, Roxas on rice crisis, Trump on China | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says the proposed P3.76-trillion budget for 2019 does not contain pork barrel funds. Former senator and interior secretary Mar Roxas addresses President Rodrigo Duterte in a rare political post on Tuesday. In a combative series of tweets, U.S. President Donald Trump accuses China of trying to influence the midterm elections. {module ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Trillanes amnesty, Duterte boycott in Israel, Brazil fire | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte revokes the 2010 amnesty grant to opposition senator Sonny Trillanes 'effective immediately.' An Israeli company turns down an invitation to attend a business forum with President Rodrigo Duterte to protest his visit to Israel. Brazil mourns the loss of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 4th, 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

Imee Marcos on Martial law, Donald Trump, Asian Games | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos tells her family’s critics to move on from Martial Law. Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's longtime lawyer and fixer, pleads guilty to 8 counts. Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz secures the Philippines' first gold medal in the 2018 Asian Games. {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

Federalism, West Philippine Sea, Donald Trump | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez warns lawmakers foreign investors would flee if they are not given a clearer picture of how the economy and its features would look like under a federal system of government. Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano denies he said the Philippines should set aside ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Carandang dismissal, Ivanka Trump, CJ Ramos arrest | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang urges Martires: 'Immediately' enforce Carandang dismissal. Arroyo: No 'zero budget' for opposition lawmakers. Ivanka Trump: Family separations a 'low point,' media not the enemy. UN moves to unblock humanitarian aid to North Korea. Actor CJ Ramos arrested in drug buy-bust operation {module 3998}.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Duterte’s rating, Trump and Kim Jong-un, Wimbledon | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte recorded his highest approval rating in June 2018, before his much-criticized 'God is stupid' remark. U.S. President Donald Trump again signals optimism on ending the nuclear standoff with North Korea. De La Hoya on Pacquiao. Wimbledon update. {module 3984}  .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 13th, 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