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Morales on Aquino, Lorenzana, Oldest panda | Evening wRap

Sep 14, 2017 - 7:58 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

R&B singer R. Kelly denies holding women captive

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:52 PM

R Kelly releases a statement after BuzzFeed News published a report alleging he held women in virtual slavery

NPA releases 2 soldiers held captive for 2 months

Apr 19, 2017 - 6:38 PM

It s a fulfillment of one of the commitments made by the National Democratic Front to the government in their talks

NPA releases captives to Duterte

Nov 03, 2015 - 11:30 AM

UPDATED The NPA releases two soldiers taken from a checkpoint Monkayo Compostela Valley to

[Dash of SAS] The case for ethical non-monogamy

Nov 30, 2014 - 9:30 AM

Can you still love honor and obey if you stray?

RELATIONSHIPS. Dan Savage and Esther Perel share their views on infidelity and the truth about love and lust, and loyalty. Photo by Ana P. Santos

French journalists arrive home after Syria hostage ordeal

Apr 20, 2014 - 4:41 PM

After 10 months in captivity in Syria four French journalists are free

Endangered Sumatran elephant born in captivity

Apr 16, 2013 - 10:05 PM

Kartini named after the country s most celebrated feminist Raden Ajeng Kartini was born on Friday under a captive breeding programme and is in good health

How captivity killed Lolong

Mar 29, 2013 - 12:37 PM

Rappler learns how Lolong died due to multiple organ failure due to stress from how he was held in captivity

GARGANTUAN CROC. GARGANTUAN. Lolong still looked healthy in this file picture taken inside his pen at the Bunawan Eco-Park just days after the reptile was captured in September 2011. AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO

Lolong never should have been captured

Mar 10, 2013 - 7:51 PM

Lolong should have been kept in his natural habitat former DENR Secretary and crocodile expert Dr Angel Alcala says

GARGANTUAN CROC. In this photo taken on September 21, 2011, Lolong, a one-tonne (6.4-metre) 21-foot crocodile believed to be the biggest to have ever been caught, is seen in a caged pen in Bunawan, Agusan del Sur. AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO

In memory of Lolong

Feb 18, 2013 - 8:08 AM

After Lolong s death WWF Philippines is concerned about the plight of the few remaining saltwater crocodiles here

LIKE DINOSAURS. Marine or estuarine crocodiles (Crocodylus Porosus) are the largest reptiles on Earth. In 1823, a gigantic 27-foot crocodile was shot and killed near the town of Jalajala in Laguna de Bai, Philippines. WWF-Philippines / Gregg Yan

Lolong's necropsy results out next week

Feb 13, 2013 - 3:32 PM

Veterinarians are analyzing tissue samples from Lolong to determine his cause of death

GARGANTUAN. In this photo taken on September 21, 2011, Lolong, a one-tonne (6.4-metre) 21-foot crocodile believed to be the biggest to have ever been caught, is seen in a caged pen in Bunawan, Agusan del Sur. AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO

Necropsy performed on Lolong

Feb 12, 2013 - 3:46 PM

The results and the cause of death will not be known until the end of the week a government official says

PACKED IN ICE. Workers put ice blocks on to the remains of Lolong before the necropsy is conducted. AFP PHOTO/Erwin Mascarinas

Did typhoon Pablo kill Lolong?

Feb 12, 2013 - 12:32 PM

The storm created a change in temperature that may have affected the croc s eating habits leading to his death a British specialist says

SO LONG, LOLONG. The lifeless body of the monster croc is packed with ice for the necropsy on February 11 in Bunawan, Agusan del Sur. Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem

Aussie croc now No. 1 after Lolong's death

Feb 12, 2013 - 10:15 AM

The 5 48 m reptile based in Cairns Australia is now the world s largest crocodile in captivity after Lolong passed away on Sunday

'So long, Lolong'

Feb 11, 2013 - 6:05 PM

Dr Adam Britton says Lolong helped raise awareness of crocodiles and raise funds for the conservation of the Agusan Marsh

CROC GURU. Dr. Adam Britton has been studying crocodiles for over 20 years and is now a senior partner at a research firm in Australia. Photo courtesy of Big Gecko Crocodilian Research & Consulting

Court halts dolphin export to Singapore

Oct 13, 2012 - 6:29 PM

A local court blocked the export of 25 captive dolphins to Singapore s Resorts World

HIGHLIGHTS: 'Captive' gala premiere

Sep 03, 2012 - 6:05 PM

RAPPLER s Kai Magsanoc live blogs from the Manila premiere of Brillante Mendoza s latest offering

A GLIMPSE OF A 'Captive' behind-the-scenes moment. The film stars French actress Isabelle Huppert with Filipino actors Angel Aquino, Raymond Bagatsing and Coco Martin, among many others. Photo courtesy of Center Stage Productions (CSP) Co.

Captive: A case for understanding

Aug 31, 2012 - 7:45 PM

People should watch this film for that rare gem that can stop wars and make the world a better place: understanding

A STILL FROM 'CAPTIVE' starring Isabelle Huppert with Ronnie Lazaro, Raymond Bagatsing and Sid Lucero. All movie stills courtesy of Center Stage Productions (CSP) Co.

Brillante Mendoza picks tough issues over entertainment

Aug 27, 2012 - 10:18 AM

The multi awarded director chats with Rappler CEO Maria Ressa about Captive

THROUGH 'CAPTIVE,' BRILLANTE MENDOZA hopes to push Filipinos out of their comfort zones. Photography by Cholo dela Vega. Grooming by Georginna Desuasido.

#TalkThursday: Capturing 'Captive'

Aug 23, 2012 - 12:48 PM

In this edition of TalkThursday Rappler talks to multi awarded film director about his latest film Captive

Brillante Mendoza shares his soul

Aug 21, 2012 - 10:45 AM

After a year of research and hard work the brilliant director is unveiling his latest film to Filipino audiences

FOR BRILLANTE MENDOZA, FILMMAKERS should be biased only to the truth. Photo by Cholo dela Vega. Grooming by Georginna Desuasido.

MUST-WATCH: Brillante Mendoza's 'Captive'

Aug 02, 2012 - 1:00 AM

The Cannes Best Director s next great movie is set for release this month

CANNES BEST ACTRESS ISABELLE Huppert stars in 'Captive.' Movie still courtesy of THIS Channel

Brillante Mendoza: Reality in film

Jul 23, 2012 - 8:41 AM

The internationally acclaimed filmmaker tackles reality head on

DIREK BRILLANTE MENDOZA. Photography by Cholo dela Vega. Grooming by Georginna Desuasido.