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Rice hoarders, Israeli lawmaker on Duterte, Robredo on rape | Evening wRap

Sep 03, 2018 - 9:19 PM

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At UK forum, Robredo admits 'struggle' in tackling human rights

Apr 08, 2018 - 7:10 PM

'I think the crucial thing here is that we can't give up. We have to continue doing the pushback,' says Vice President Leni Robredo at the London School of Economics and Political Science

'STRUGGLE IS REAL.' Vice President Leni Robredo speaks at a forum in the London School of Economics. Photo by OVP

Despite tension, Robredo open to dinner with Duterte and family

Mar 28, 2017 - 11:36 AM

The Vice President says in Filipino Even if there are a lot of things we don t agree on as long as it is for the country we will try

COURTESY. Vice President Leni Robredo said she is open to the dinner meeting with president Rodrigo Duterte. Photo from Office of the Vice President

Palace invites Robredo to 1st Ledac meeting under Duterte admin

Jan 30, 2017 - 5:05 PM

The Ledac meeting on January 30 will be the first time the Vice President will set foot in the Palace after resigning from the Cabinet last December

BACK IN THE PALACE? Vice President Leni Robredo is invited by the Palace to the Duterte administration's first LEDAC meeting. Photo from Leni Robredo Media Bureau

Robredo wishes for patience, good health for Duterte this Christmas

Dec 18, 2016 - 6:30 PM

Parati tayong nag wi wish na sana pangalagaan niya ang kanyang kalusugan kasi talagang anim na taon siya ang naatasan mamuno sa atin says the Vice President

HAPPY HOLIDAYS. Vice President Leni Robredo wishes for patience and good health for President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Duterte: Robredo will stay VP until end of her term

Dec 08, 2016 - 4:49 PM

Wala kaming away ni Leni ngayon says President Rodrigo Duterte when asked about their irreconcilable differences

NO FIGHT. President Duterte and Vice President Robredo chat during the latter's oath-taking ceremony as housing czar. Photo from Leni Robredo Media Bureau

Robredo: Opposition to Marcos burial possibly the clincher

Dec 05, 2016 - 11:30 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says her biggest difference with President Rodrigo Duterte is her stand on the hero s burial for the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos

Philippines' Vice-President Leni Robredo gestures during a press conference in Manila on December 5, 2016.  Robredo vowed on December 5 to spearhead national opposition against extrajudicial killings and other flashpoint issues surrounding firebrand leader Rodrigo Duterte's controversial anti-crime crackdown. / AFP PHOTO / Noel CELIS

FULL TEXT: Robredo's letter of resignation from Duterte Cabinet

Dec 05, 2016 - 11:42 AM

Remaining in your Cabinet has become untenable Vice President Leni Robredo tells President Rodrigo Duterte in a 5 paragraph resignation letter

BETTER DAYS. This photo dated July 11, 2016, shows President Rodrigo Duterte welcoming Vice President Leni Robredo to her first Cabinet meeting. File photo by Cado Ninal/Malacañang PPD

Robredo to Duterte: Remaining in Cabinet 'untenable'

Dec 05, 2016 - 10:49 AM

UPDATED In her resignation letter Vice President Leni Robredo cites President Rodrigo Duterte s directive for her to desist from attending all Cabinet meetings

BETTER DAYS. This photo shows Vice President Leni Robredo and President Rodrigo Duterte during their first public appearance on July 1, 2016. File photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

At Yolanda anniversary, Duterte teases Robredo about short skirt

Nov 09, 2016 - 12:38 AM

Where she goes I follow She s a widow I m annulled President Duterte says of the Vice President his housing czar to the delight of typhoon survivors in Tacloban

YOLANDA ANNIVERSARY. President Rodrigo Duterte is joined by Vice President Leni Robredo and Tacloban City Mayor Cristina Romualdez during the 3rd year commemoration of Typhoon Yolanda in Tacloban City on November 8. Photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

Duterte on Robredo: You won't listen to a beautiful female president

Aug 10, 2016 - 8:00 PM

You won t listen to a female president you will just stare at her says President Duterte admitting he stares at Vice President Robredo during Cabinet meetings

WORKING WITH DUTERTE. President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes Vice President Leni Robredo to her first Cabinet meeting. File photo by Cado Ninal/Malacanang PPD

Duterte to Robredo: Come here often, you're part of admin

Jul 05, 2016 - 2:15 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says President Rodrigo Duterte asked her to help him as he leads the nation and she assured him of her full support

Photo from the Office of the Vice President

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Jul 04, 2016 - 7:15 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Duterte-Robredo meeting at Malacañang

Jul 04, 2016 - 4:43 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo pays a courtesy call on President Rodrigo Duterte

Photo by Leni Robredo Media Bureau

Robredo: 'No. 1 responsibility' to support Duterte admin

Jul 04, 2016 - 2:25 PM

Hindi po tayo makaka afford na mag away away Vice President Leni Robredo says ahead of a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte

'SUPPORT DUTERTE.' Vice President Leni Robredo says her 'number one responsibility' is to support the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. Screen grab from Rappler video

WATCH: From Dinky to Judy: Change comes to DSWD

Jul 04, 2016 - 12:17 PM

Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo gives marching orders to the entire DSWD bureaucracy – serve the people

Duterte scheduled to meet Robredo on July 4

Jul 04, 2016 - 11:49 AM

Special Assistant to the President Christopher Bong Go confirms the country s top two leaders will meet at 3:30 pm on Monday July 4

Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

Left won't fold flags despite alliance with Duterte

Jul 03, 2016 - 11:43 PM

Will activists still be staunch critics of the government? Bayan explains the Left s alliance with the Duterte administration

RAISED FIST. President Rodrigo Duterte meets with leaders of BAYAN and other progressive groups at the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang after he takes oath as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines

New NDRRMC chief: Disaster preparedness everybody's responsibility

Jul 01, 2016 - 8:19 PM

NDRRMC executive director Undersecretary Ricardo Jalad s first day in office coincides with first day of the National Disaster Consciousness Month

Philippine stocks' early gains fade as inauguration euphoria ends

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Stock analysts say the market has been ripe for some profit taking after stocks were up on Duterte s inauguration

MARKET EUPHORIA. Among the sectors, the services index was the biggest gainer during Duterte's inauguration

Davao City residents: Mayor Duterte will be missed

Jun 30, 2016 - 8:42 PM

Huwag kang mag alala kung ano man ang plano ng mga kalaban Andito kami sa likuran talaga – fight kami hindi kami aatras one Davaoeño assures Duterte

From 1% to Vice President: Robredo inaugurated as VP

Jun 30, 2016 - 8:30 PM

Robredo turns emotional during her inaugural speech and promises to visit the country s remote barangays in her first 100 days in office

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Jun 30, 2016 - 8:18 PM

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Supporters to Robredo: Work with Duterte despite differences

Jun 30, 2016 - 7:52 PM

Despite the notable common goals and platforms shared by President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo the two have yet to meet since getting elected

UNITY. Supporters and former schoolmates of Robredo want her to work with Duterte despite their differences. Photo by Glee Jalea and Renzo Acosta

WATCH: Duterte inaugurated as Philippine president

Jun 30, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Duterte asks fellow Filipinos to help him change the country as he begins his 6 year term

WATCH: The 1st Duterte Cabinet meeting

Jun 30, 2016 - 6:46 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte gives his marching orders to his Cabinet

Jeans-clad Bayan leaders meet Duterte in Malacañang

Jun 30, 2016 - 5:46 PM

It is the first time that militant groups are invited to Malacañang on inauguration day

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with multi-sectoral groups at the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang after he takes oath as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines.

'Change is here': Netizens welcome #PresidentDuterte

Jun 30, 2016 - 4:50 PM

Filipinos take to social media to express their support for newly inaugurated President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte vows to honor international obligations

Jun 30, 2016 - 4:20 PM

In his inaugural speech President Rodrigo Duterte also sends the Philippines condolences to Turkey where 41 people died after a suicide bombing

TURNING OVER. Minutes before his oath-taking, then incoming President Rodrigo Duterte stands next to then outgoing President Benigno Aquino III as part of inaugural ceremonies in Malacañang on June 30, 2016. During his inaugural speech, Duterte vows to honor the Philippines international obligations signed under previous presidents. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Duterte's speech 'shows commitment to peace'

Jun 30, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Ateneo de Davao president Fr Joel Tabora SJ says there are high expectations that President Rodrigo Duterte would finally bring about peace in Mindanao

THE COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte during the departure honors for outgoing President Benigno Aquino III at the Malacanang Palace grounds on June 30. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

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Jun 30, 2016 - 3:38 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Overjoyed Davaoeños watch Duterte's oath-taking

Jun 30, 2016 - 2:22 PM

Even if the city government did not set up a public viewing some Davaoeños gather to witness their mayor take the country s top post

VERY PROUD. Davao City residents rejoiced as they see their outgoing city mayor take his oath as the country's next president. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

LOOK: Kris Aquino arrives at Noy's house

Jun 30, 2016 - 2:22 PM

Kris says she will help her brother adjust to life as a private citizen after serving the country as president for 6 years

President Benigno S. Aquino III relaxes with his nephews Josh and Bimby and sisiter Kris in his newly renovated house along Times street in Quezon City past noon Thursday, June 30, 3016. President Benigno Aquino III ended his term today at noon. (Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacanang Photo Bureau)

Before Duterte, it was Marcos who took his oath at Rizal Hall

Jun 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM

An important detail on the inauguration of the country s 16th president nearly escapes most media groups until an Aquino administration official known for his knowledge of Philippine history points it out

SAME VENUE. Strongman Ferdinand Marcos takes his oath as president in 1986. Photo from Manolo Quezon's Facebook page

IN PHOTOS: Pinoy snacks served at VP Leni Robredo's inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 1:46 PM

Pika pika or snacks that were served to Robredo s guests at her inauguration include turon pichi pichi and a buchi filled with Choc Nut her favorite

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

FULL TEXT: President Rodrigo Duterte's inaugural speech

Jun 30, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The past tense was I am here because I love my country and I love the people of the Philippines I am here Why? Because I am ready to start my work for the nation

IN PHOTOS: What the Duterte family wore at inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 1:09 PM

Details about Filipiniana attire that Duterte and the First Family wore at the new President s inauguration

Newly-inaugurated President Rodrigo Duterte (center) with (L-R) Sebastian, Kitty, Sara, and Paolo Duterte. Photo by Rey Baniquet/EDP Malacanang

IN PHOTOS: What VP Leni, stars wore at inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 12:45 PM

Personalities come dressed in their best as Leni Robredo takes her oath as Vice President

GOWNS BY CABRAL. Newly inaugurated vice president Leni Robredo and former president Benigno Aquino III's sister Kris Aquino wore dresses by Paul Cabral to Leni's inauguration. Screengrab from Instagram/kriscaquino

IN PHOTOS: Food preps before Rodrigo Duterte's presidential inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 12:10 PM

UPDATED Let s take a look at the food preps before the inauguration and the final dishes that Via Mare provides at Rodrigo Duterte s inauguration at Malacañang Palace

PRESIDENTIAL MEAL. Kitchen staff of Via Mare prepare the food for the inauguration of President elect Rodrigo Duterte in Malacanang. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Tibuok unod sa gipamulong ni VP Leni Robredo atol sa iyang inagurasyon

Jun 30, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Sa panahon sa kusganong panagbangi ang paghiusa sa nasud maoy bugtong paglaom Managlahi man ang atong gigikanan usa ra ang atong pangandoy: nga ang matag pamilyang Pilipino mabuhi nga adunay dignidad

BILOG NA TEKSTO: Pataratara ni VP Leni Robredo sa saiyang inagurasyon

Jun 30, 2016 - 11:43 AM

Sa panahon nin labi labing pagkabaranga ang pagkasararo kan banwaan an solamenteng pag asa Iba iba man ang satong pigharalian sararo an satuyang kamawotan: na an kada pamilyang Pilipino mabuhay nin may dignidad

Robredo the ‘connector’ needed between gov't and people – analysts

Jun 30, 2016 - 10:24 AM

At the same time she likes listening she likes going to people And that’s someone we need in the executive department says Duterte ally and Mindanao Commission on Women CEO Irene Santiago

THE VP. Leni Robredo is inaugurated as Vice President on June 30. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

VP Leni Robredo: 'The challenge is to come together'

Jun 30, 2016 - 10:07 AM

Leni Robredo takes her oath beside her 3 daughters in a simple and emotional ceremony

IN PHOTOS: Celebrities at VP Leni Robredo's inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:45 AM

Kris Aquino Enchong Dee and celebrity couple Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera were some of the celebrities spotted at the inauguration of Leni Robredo as Vice President

Screengrabs from Instagram/miroquimbo, kriscaquino; Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

FULL TEXT: Inaugural speech of VP Leni Robredo

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:26 AM

During these times of conflict unity is most important for our nation

Kris Aquino posts touching message for PNoy hours before inauguration

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:13 AM

On social media Kris jokes about taking over her brother s guest room thanks him and the PSG and prays for Duterte and Robredo

FIRST FAMILY. President Benigno Aquino III poses with his youngest sister, Kris, and her sons Joshua and Bimby. PNoy is set to end his term in office on June 30. Screengrab from Instagram/kriscaquino

Duterte's children to join him on Inauguration Day

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Paolo Sara Baste and Kitty are set to stand around their father as he signs the Palace guest book on June 30 Inauguration Day

PRESIDENTIAL CHILDREN. Paolo, Sara, Baste and Kitty Duterte all played their part in their father's presidential bid

LIVE: Inauguration of Rodrigo Duterte and Leni Robredo

Jun 30, 2016 - 8:07 AM

Watch the oath taking ceremonies of President elect Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President elect Leni Robredo on Rappler

FAST FACTS: Presidential inauguration traditions and rituals

Jun 30, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Here s what to expect during a presidential inauguration

1957. Carlos Gracia takes his oath of office at the Independence Grandstand (now named after him). Photo from Malacanang

Modest inauguration ushers in Robredo as 14th VP

Jun 30, 2016 - 6:45 AM

To be held in Quezon City Leni Robredo s inauguration departs from tradition

'LAYLAYAN'. Leni Robredo visits one of the most far-flung barangays in the 3rd distrcit of Camarines Sur. File photo by Leni Robredo Media Bureau