Rappler's latest stories on Philippines yearend stories 2019
Salvador Medialdea is President Duterte's steady hand in the Palace, giving legal teeth to his orders
Part 1: Rappler returns to San Jose 5 months later, in November, as the crewmen finish their repairs and prepare to sail back to Recto Bank. While Gem-Ver has been patched up, its men have drifted apart.
Here's a quick lookback at the results of the 2019 midterm elections
(3rd UPDATE) From the midterm elections to viral stories, from personal feats and feuds to natural disasters, these are the most-read stories on Rappler in 2019
How did Duterte fare in 2019? Here's how he handled major controversies – from a murder-rapist's early release to the critical midterm elections.
Setting up more organized and stronger coordinating systems in the justice sector is a global trend. The Philippines tries to keep up.
Here are the 6 times the political opposition took a major hit from the Duterte administration in 2019
Going from threats to defying an international court order, President Duterte proves more and more that he will use every presidential power to pressure some of the country's biggest firms