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Indonesia's Aceh whips gay couple for sharia-banned sex

Jul 13, 2018 - 7:42 PM

The two men are flogged more than 80 times each for having gay sex, which is outlawed under local Islamic law, as a jeering crowd hurls abuse at them

PUNISHMENT. A member of Indonesia's Sharia police (R) whips a man (L) accused of having gay sex during a public caning ceremony outside a mosque in Banda Aceh, capital of Aceh province on July 13, 2018. Photo by Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP

[DASH of SAS] Whipping some sense into Tito Sotto

May 10, 2017 - 6:23 PM

This is what a man like you needs A man like you who doesn t know how to act when faced with a woman with a mind of her own and achievements that surpass your own

Owning your success: Tips from Filipino entrepreneurs

Jan 09, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Rolandrei Varona of Zark s Burgers and Catalina Fabi and Clarissa Cabral of Whipped Sugar Waxing and Scrub Salon have inspired their employees and customers to pursue and embrace success

WATCH: 4-year-old 'mini Beyonce' is most viewed YouTube Video in 2015

Dec 10, 2015 - 11:10 AM

Check out the other YouTube videos that made the cut this 2015

'MINI BEYONCE.' Heaven King's dance video is the most viewed on YouTube in 2015. Screengrab from YouTube/Tianne King

Little boy teaches One Direction how to nae nae

Aug 04, 2015 - 2:58 PM

That s the last time I whip and nae nae says Harry Styles

WATCH ME WHIP. Gavin meets One Direction through the Make A Wish Foundation and teaches them how to dance the whip and nae nae. Screengrab from Twitter/itsjusthannah_

Hong Kong comic artist goes global with story of Blur

Jul 18, 2015 - 10:41 PM

Blur s new album The Magic Whip will be accompanied by a comic book by Hong Kong based artist Kongkee

KONGKEE. The Hong Kong-based comic artist created a comic book to accompany Blur's new album, 'The Magic Whip.' Screengrab from Youtube/Blur

Saudi Arabia condemns foreign criticism of blogger case

Jun 12, 2015 - 1:05 AM

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom accuses Saudi Arabia of handing Badawi a medieval punishment

#WhipIt talk show: Mom’s the word

Jun 04, 2014 - 6:22 PM

Watch as Rappler sits down with 7 standout mothers from different backgrounds

Elizabeth Lee: From top executive to entrepreneur

May 22, 2014 - 1:06 PM

She was once a top executive in the automotive industry but chose a different path to be able to help others realize their dreams

Denise Laurel: Challenge accepted

May 17, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Who says single moms are sayang? Denise Laurel speaks up

CONVERSATION: Single mom? So what?

May 13, 2014 - 10:07 AM

Join our conversation about independent motherhood

Pantene's 'Whip It' campaign wins big at 2014 Kidlat Awards

May 11, 2014 - 11:59 PM

The most influential local ad campaigns were hailed at the Kidlat Awards 2014

The story of Hannah: The blind girl on Twitter

May 03, 2014 - 1:04 PM

This is the story of Hannah the blind girl who tweets works and dreams

15 ‘love your life’ mantras to live by

Apr 16, 2014 - 3:36 PM

While you can’t change some issues and concerns in life you can generally change how you feel about it

#WhipIt: Opinyonada

Apr 14, 2014 - 12:29 PM

Many people say many things And so does Kris

#WhipIt Voice: Your opinion matters

Apr 09, 2014 - 6:41 PM

Speak up and be proud Share with us your thoughts using WhipIt

SPEAK UP. Share your thoughts on career women. Are they empowered women?

Work It: A Forum on Gender and Job (In)Security

Mar 30, 2014 - 12:10 PM

Join us on Saturday March 29 at 2 pm to 3:30 pm for a forum on women and job insecurities

#WhipIt Voice: Speak up on social media

Mar 26, 2014 - 5:47 PM

What do you have to say on women s issues today? Share it with us

Women of substance and self-reliance

Mar 12, 2014 - 4:35 PM

12 women share their stories of inspiration of sacrifice and of survival

#WHIPIT conversation: Embracing your identity

Mar 03, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Join the conversation as we talk about the struggles and triumphs of the LGBTQ community

Her Yin and Yang: A woman’s journey towards finding her true identity

Feb 19, 2014 - 4:52 PM

Is there irony in defying your culture s standards and embracing its heritage at the same time? One woman shares her tale

14 on 2/14: Women (re)interpret an empowered kind of love

Feb 12, 2014 - 5:30 PM

For some Feb 14 reflections here are 14 women who encourage other women to have an empowered kind of loving

Importing, exporting stereotypes: How do global Pinays cope?

Feb 05, 2014 - 1:52 PM

Battling not only gender based labeling but cultural stereotyping how do global Filipinas cope?

VIDEO: Where does the Filipino woman stand today?

Jan 22, 2014 - 10:33 AM

How is this generation challenging and redefining gender stereotypes? Watch this animated video

#WHIPIT: The (en)gendered numbers crunch

Jan 15, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Numbers show that Philippine society still harbours mindsets that hinder Filipinas from truly shining

#WHIPIT: What keeps you from getting things done this 2014?

Jan 15, 2014 - 1:00 AM

What are your new year s resolutions? Share with us how you plan to whip those labels and stereotypes and be the best version of yourself this year