Elpidio Quirino - updates

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No to impeaching Duterte and Robredo

Mar 28, 2017 - 6:09 PM

What is a good thing – making top officials accountable – has now been distorted as a way of defeating the will of the people

LOOK BACK: When the Philippines didn't have a vice president

Mar 22, 2017 - 4:18 PM

Throughout Philippine history there have been several periods when the president didn t have a second in command

Who's who: Marcos' neighbors at the Heroes' Cemetery

Nov 19, 2016 - 9:30 PM

The late dictator is the 4th Philippine president to be buried at the Heroes Cemetery

All photos from the Flickr account of the Presidential Museum and Library

Army prepares military honors for Marcos

Aug 13, 2016 - 9:09 AM

The Philippine Army has already designated a protocol officer who will coordinate with the Marcos family on the details of the planned burial

Memorable quotes from past SONAs

Jul 25, 2016 - 1:59 PM

(UPDATED) Rappler compiles some memorable lines from the state of the nation addresses of the country's presidents

Looking back: SONA trivia

Jul 21, 2016 - 4:28 PM

(UPDATED) Ferdinand Marcos' 1969 speech is the longest SONA, thus far, going by word count

BATASANG PAMBANSA. This venue has witnessed 37 SONAs in the past years. President Rodrigo Duterte's first SONA will be the 38th in this place. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Review martial law in books? Include other presidents too – Briones

Jun 07, 2016 - 9:43 AM

As they say history is written by the victors and if we look at the Marcos period then we look at all the other periods says incoming Education Secretary Leonor Briones

Elpidio Quirino's remains to be reinterred at Heroes' Cemetery

Feb 28, 2016 - 2:23 AM

President Quirino will be the third president to be buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani joining President Carlos Garcia and President Diosdado Macapagal says Malacañang

REINTERMENT. The remains of the 6th Philippine president will be reinterred at the Libingan ng mga Bayani on his 60th death anniversary. Photos from Wikipedia, Wikimedia

IN PHOTOS: The life of White Russian refugees in PH

Jun 20, 2015 - 10:13 AM

Rappler posts never before seen photos of the anti communist so called White Russian refugees the Philippines welcomed into Guiuan Eastern Samar in the 1950s

TEMPORARY HOME. The so-called White Russian refugees made Guiuan, Eastern Samar their home for two to 3 years. Photo by the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco, USA

Rappler Talk: Why the PH is a safe haven for refugees

Jun 18, 2015 - 7:30 AM

The Rohingya weren t the first group of refugees to seek asylum in the Philippines

Gossip: An appreciation

Aug 19, 2013 - 1:04 PM

Notes on celebrity gossip and its stepsister political gossip

TALK IS CHEAP? IT'S UNIVERSAL. Alyssa Milano, 'In Bed with Joan.' Photo from the show's Facebook

Weekend in Vigan: 12 things to do

Jul 11, 2013 - 1:25 PM

The World Heritage City is the perfect weekend getaway

WAKING UP. Calle Crisologo looks magical in the early hours of the morning. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Why Quirino's death anniv won't be observed on Feb 28

Feb 26, 2012 - 5:51 PM

Former President Elpidio Quirino s death anniversary is usually commemorated every February 28th But not this 2012