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Inside the Industry: The future of dining with Sweet Ecstasy's Monica Tobias and Al Galang

Apr 23, 2020 - 10:56 AM

In this episode, we continue our exploration into how different industries are adapting to the current pandemic and evolving for the future

Sweet Ecstasy reopens 4 branches for burgers, fries delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 7:30 PM

We've got the Sweet X branch list and delivery menu here!

Why you should try Sweet Ecstasy's vegan burger

Feb 21, 2020 - 4:00 PM

No meat? No problem! Sweet X's Beyond Ecstasy Burger is 100% vegan – from the buns, cheese, and its plant-based patty

Boxing legend 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker dead at 55

Jul 16, 2019 - 11:05 AM

Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker is known for his boxing Olympic gold and 4-weight world champion title

UNFORTUNATE. Pernell Whitaker dies in a car accident in Virginia. Photo from Wikipedia

LIST: Must-see Christmas sights and sounds in Metro Manila

Nov 14, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Check out these photo op-worthy Christmas attractions around the city, including the Disney-themed Ayala Festival of Lights

There is no such thing as forever – even with rice

Oct 07, 2018 - 11:00 AM

We can diversify a lot more when it comes to what we should eat

How bitter becomes sweet: It's all in your head

Sep 02, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Food has taken on a flavor that is much more than the tastes it elicits

Investor 'terminates' Weinstein Company assets deal

Mar 07, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Maria Contreras-Sweet says they have received disappointing information, deciding to terminate the transaction

We visit one of Manila’s best meat smokers

Feb 24, 2018 - 9:06 PM

Smoke’n Sweets’ kitchen is a smoke-infused Valhalla

RAPPLER BEST EATS 2017: The year in sweets

Dec 29, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Here’s a quick peek at some of the sweet treats that impressed us in 2017

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 7 Desember 2017

Dec 07, 2017 - 6:16 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Sheryl Sheinafia rela melepaskan gitar demi 'Sweet Talk'

Oct 26, 2017 - 10:41 AM

Lagu 'Sweet Talk' adalah hasil kolaborasi Sheryl Sheinafia, Rizky Febian dan YouTuber Chandra Liow

'SWEET TALK'. Bulan depan, Sheryl Sheinafia dan Rizky Febian akan meluncurkan lagu terbaru mereka berjudul 'Sweet Talk'. Foto dari akun Instagram @sherylsheinafia

IN GIFS: Cute couple moments on the Star Magic Ball 2017 red carpet

Oct 02, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Here are some of the cutest couple moments on the red carpet

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Sidcor Sunday Market: a one stop destination for almost anything

Sep 29, 2017 - 12:00 PM

You'll find everything in this weekend market in Diliman, Quezon City: clothes, toys, food... maybe even your next pet!

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

'Despacito' ties record for longest stretch as U.S. No.1

Aug 29, 2017 - 6:56 AM

The song ties with One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men which reigned at the top of the chart for 16 weeks in 1995 and 1996

DESPACITO. A frame from the music video of 'Despacito'. Framegrab from YouTube/Universal Music Latino

Sandiganbayan affirms graft charges vs Iligan congressman Siao

Aug 14, 2017 - 2:32 PM

Siao as city councilor in 2013 signed a a resolution to approve a lease contract without public bidding

GRAFT. Iligan Representative Frederick Siao is haunted by a resolution he signed when he was a councilor of Iligan City. Photo from the House of Representatives

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 5 Juli 2017

Jul 05, 2017 - 10:47 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 4 Juli 2017

Jul 04, 2017 - 9:27 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 13 Juni 2017

Jun 13, 2017 - 10:17 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

LISTEN: Harry Styles drops second solo single, 'Sweet Creature'

May 03, 2017 - 1:13 AM

Harry s new single is part of his upcoming solo album

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 04: Singer Harry Styles of One Direction performs onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM?s Jingle Ball 2015 Presented by Capital One at STAPLES CENTER on December 4, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. Jason Merritt/Getty Images for iHeartMedia/AFP

DOF: Sin tax reform also in the pipeline

Sep 29, 2016 - 7:30 PM

The Department of Finance wants to raise taxes on tobacco and alcohol as well as sweetened beverages

Less poverty if RH law implemented earlier – NEDA chief

Jul 08, 2016 - 2:39 PM

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia says poverty reduction in the Philippines has been really very slow since policymakers have not paid attention to population policy

RH LAW. According to young mother Mary Annly Rosete, due to lack of education, she got pregnant at a tender age of 14. She takes care of her 4 children with her husband, who earns a meager income of $3 a day. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

To avoid RH law delays, economic planning chief proposes Duterte EO

Jul 07, 2016 - 5:42 PM

NEDA chief Ernesto Pernia fears the effects of the TRO – maternal deaths teenage pregnancies and unwanted pregnancies – could become bigger social problems in the long run

WATCH: Mariah Carey performs emotional 'One Sweet Day' for Prince

Apr 23, 2016 - 3:12 PM

We lost one of the greatest the most incredible geniuses we ve ever had in music pop music Mariah tells the audience at her Paris concert

MARIAH CAREY. The singer pays tribute to the late pop icon, Prince, by dedicating her song, 'One Sweet Day,' to him at her Paris concert. Screengrab from YouTube/Olivier Payet

Inside Gastro Park Kapitolyo: A look at all 15 food stalls

Apr 08, 2016 - 8:35 PM

Gigantic cotton candy milkshakes thai inspired tacos yakitori liquid nitrogen ice cream and more – here s what Gastro Park Kapitolyo is serving up

IN PHOTOS: Stars at Madonna's 'Rebel Heart' Manila concert, day 1

Feb 24, 2016 - 10:07 PM

See photos of Anne Curtis Vice Ganda Derek Ramsay and more at the Queen of Pop s Manila concert

VOGUE. Vice Ganda, Anne Curtis, and Derek Ramsay at Day 1 of Madonna's 'Rebel Hearts' tour Manila concert. Screengrabs from Instagram/praybeytbenjamin, annecurtissmith, moaarena

MMFF 2015: 5 things to know about 'Buy Now, Die Later'

Dec 19, 2015 - 7:30 PM

Buy Now Die Later a horror comedy tackles 5 stories that are connected by the theme of 5 senses

'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco and Ryan Sweeting are getting divorced

Sep 26, 2015 - 10:45 PM

Kaley and Ryan got married last December 2013

Where's my Choc Nut?

Jun 07, 2015 - 3:15 PM

Showcasing the local chocolate brand in various tweaked recipes and novel concoctions is paying homage to nostalgia more than anything else But some lament that Choc Nut is becoming rare these days

McDonald’s: Satisfying Pinoys' barbecue craving with newest menu offer

Apr 24, 2015 - 8:43 PM

Guess what’s new on the McDonalds menu?

US Secretary of State John Kerry's ‘sweet secret’

Apr 23, 2015 - 12:19 AM

Can you guess what it is?

epa04634299 US Secretary of State John Kerry leaves his hotel following a bilateral meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (not pictured) for a new round of Nuclear Iran Talks in Geneva, Switzerland, 23 February 2015. Kerry arrived in Geneva the previous day to push ahead on a nuclear deal with his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, as negotiators were faced with increasing pressure. Iran and the six-country group of Britain, China, France, Russia, the US and Germany aim to agree on a framework by then that would curb Iran's civilian nuclear programme and reduce its ability to make nuclear weapons while in return ending sanctions on Iran. EPA/SALVATORE DI NOLFI

Songify this! When Autotune takes over the news

Mar 07, 2015 - 3:10 PM

Try not to get these songs stuck in your head

Sweet things to brighten someone's day

Dec 30, 2014 - 12:44 PM

Add some sweetness to your daily routine with these simple suggestions to brighten your day

#FoodTrip: Regional cuisine at Northern Food Festival

Nov 15, 2013 - 1:00 PM

Philippine cuisine is more than just adobo balut and lechon If you know where to look you’ll find something new and surprising every time

HUMBA. A rich pork stew cooked for 10 hours in a mixture of garlic, salt, pepper and laurel leaves. All photos by Peter Imbong

#FoodTrip: Big Bite! The Northern Food Festival

Oct 19, 2013 - 3:07 PM

Your favorite Filipino delicacies under one roof at MarQuee Park Angeles City Pampanga

PAMPANGA’S BEST TOCINO. Tender with a little bit of crunch from the burnt sides, sweet from the marinade yet slightly salty.  Photos: Peter Imbong

'Grease' is the word

Oct 16, 2013 - 1:44 AM

9 Works Theatrical brings back to Manila one of the greatest musicals of all time

SANDY AND DANNY. Frencheska Farr and Gian Magdangal. All photos courtesy of 9 Works Theatrical

HIGHLIGHTS: Star Magic Ball 2013

Sep 11, 2013 - 9:00 AM

A glimpse of the program that took place

COUPLE OF THE NIGHT. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. Host Martin Nievera keeps the mood light.

Now the men: singles at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 10, 2013 - 12:00 PM

If this were Cinderella s ball any of these men is the perfect Prince Charming

DASHING, DAPPER. Jake Cuenca arrived solo, to the joy of female fans. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Revisiting Brocka's 1971 gay classic

Jul 24, 2013 - 7:04 PM

Tubog sa Ginto has married businessman Eddie Garcia in steamy affair with driver Mario O Hara Sounds familiar?

'DARING ATTEMPT.' Garcia and O'Hara, uh, take a bath. Image from The Urian Anthology 1970-1979

Pulp fiction, pop lit?

Jul 23, 2013 - 9:39 PM

Beneath this easy entertainment is a complex extension of our society s collective impulses

POP STORIES FOR GROOVY KIDS. But that's a Nick Joaquin title. Photo from the Precious Hearts Romances Facebook page

Dessert tripping in the Visayas

Jul 18, 2013 - 9:46 PM

You ll definitely get to know Visayas through its sweets

BREAKFAST INDULGENCE. A typical breakfast in Dumaguete is budbud paired with mango plus hot chocolate. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang

#SamLikesItHot: Kangkong bagoong with lechon kawali

Jun 21, 2013 - 10:04 AM

How do you add texture to a meat dish? Why add greens of course

CRUNCHY AND TASTY. Prepare this dish for the weekend. Check out the recipe below. Photo by Sam Oh

Aerosmith play hard, Jason Mraz stays easy

May 14, 2013 - 6:10 PM

Let’s lend our ears to these Manila visitors’ latest albums: ‘Music from Another Dimension’ and ‘Love is a Four Letter Word’

MONSTER ROCKERS. Unstoppable noisemakers (from left) Tom Hamilton, Brad Whitford, Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, and Joey Kramer. Photo from the Aerosmith Facebook page

Aerosmith fans won’t want to miss this thing

May 06, 2013 - 5:42 PM

Steven Tyler Joe Perry et al are hitting Philippine shores for the first time in their band’s 4 decade life

A MOUTHFUL AND AN EARFUL. Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton, Brad Whitford, Steven Tyler, Joey Kramer, and Joe Perry (from left) rock on 43 years later. Photo from the Philippine Concerts Facebook page

The Temper Trap eager to meet Pinoy fans

May 03, 2013 - 2:20 PM

Bass player Jonathon Aherne talks to Rappler about his band his audience and his temper

MEN OF SWEET DISPOSITION. Jonathon Aherne (far right) with his mates in The Temper Trap: (from far left) Lorenzo Sillitto, Toby Dundas, Joseph Greer, and Dougy Mandagi. Photo courtesy of Karpos Multimedia

Cracking your food craving code

Mar 13, 2013 - 3:55 PM

What do your food cravings say about your health? Rappler helps you crack your food craving code

CRAVING TAPA? When it craves meat, your body is telling you it lacks certain nutrients. All photos by Pia Ranada

#SamLikesItHot: Cutie cake pops

Feb 01, 2013 - 10:38 AM

Here s an idea for a Valentine bouquet alternative

VALENTINE GIFT IDEA: Cake lollipops you can make for or with your loved one! All photos by Sam Oh

Obama marks 20 years of marriage with romantic tweet

Oct 03, 2012 - 10:27 PM

The Obamas were married exactly 20 years ago Wednesday on October 3 1992

UAAP and NCAA scouts, coaches recruit athletes from Palaro

May 09, 2012 - 7:43 PM

Scouts from UAAP and NCAA attend Palarong Pambansa 2012 to find potential recruits

Patti Grandidge in Esquire

May 01, 2012 - 10:39 AM

The model TV host and baking enthusiast shows off her sexy side

PROPER PIN-UP. Patti Grandidge perfectly merges pin-up, fashion, and class into one.