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Fil-Am businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis 'persona non grata' in Davao City

Feb 13, 2018 - 6:24 PM

Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang, who proposed the resolution passed by the Davao City Council, says the Filipino-American businesswoman deserved it for 'attacking' President Rodrigo Duterte

FIL-AM LEADER. Filipino-American businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis joins the list of Duterte critics who are no longer welcome in Davao City. Screengrab from Rappler video

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 10, 2017

Jan 10, 2017 - 10:14 AM

Hello Here s a round up of news you need to know this Tuesday

#LeniLeaks: Speculations based on fragmented emails

Jan 09, 2017 - 7:00 PM

This is a product of a wild and active imagination It s adding a plus plus when there s nothing there says policy expert Tony La Viña

INCRIMINATING EMAILS? The internet explodes into a frenzy over supposed leaked emails from the Office of the Vice President containing negative messages about President Rodrigo Duterte.

OFWs can campaign outside embassies – Comelec

Apr 21, 2016 - 9:36 AM

The Comelec says it cannot ban campaigning outside Philippine embassies because that’s already beyond Philippine territory

CAMPAIGN RULES. Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim says the poll body can't ban campaigning overseas except in Philippine embassies in host countries. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Successful Filipinos to give OFWs in Dubai tips on getting rich

Feb 21, 2016 - 1:56 AM

Many Filipinos in the UAE are lured by the promise of easy money only to find themselves heavily indebted in the end due to accumulated interest rates and hidden charges

RESPITE. Filipino workers take a breather at a Dubai beach, with the landmark Burj Al Arab in the background. Photo by Jo Kearney

Chicago Fil-Ams host rally for Mar Roxas, Leni Robredo

Dec 05, 2015 - 7:30 AM

Chicago is the first city in the US to stage a political rally for the administration tandem

Will it be Mar-Chiz in Sorsogon? How about Leni?

Aug 28, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Even as they raise their hands to commit to support Liberal Party candidates Sorsogon politicians say they will not abandon Senator Francis Escudero

Philippines disowns call to boycott Chinese products

Jun 23, 2015 - 10:58 AM

The Philippines says the South China Sea dispute should not be the sum total of its ties with China its biggest source of imports

PROTEST VS CHINA. Filipinos hold up placards against China ' during a protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea during Philippine Independence Day celebrations, in front of the Chinese consular office in Makati City, Philippines, on June 12, 2015. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

The eyes have it: Celebrating Helena Benitez's 100th birthday

Jun 28, 2014 - 7:08 PM

Friends family and colleagues come together to celebrate 100 amazing years Over time lessons learned include striving for excellence while not forgetting kindness

'Noli Me Tangere' to make opera debut in NY

Oct 02, 2013 - 1:04 PM

Jose Rizal s classic work is set to be staged in New York

CHEMISTRY. Malaki and Mendezona portray Crisostomo Ibarra and Maria Clara

OFW saved from Saudi death row home at last

Sep 19, 2013 - 9:03 PM

Jailed for 13 years for killing a national out of self defense OFW Dondon Lanuza is back in Manila He paid blood money raised through a global and virtual campaign

New York: A gathering storm over 'pork'

Aug 26, 2013 - 8:58 AM

We have to stand up for our country says Loida Lewis while marching on 5th Avenue

NEW YORK PROTEST. Filipino-American activists wearing masks of pigs rally in front of the Philippine consulate on 5th Avenue in New York City to protest against the corruption of pork barrel back in the Philippines. Photo by Cristina DC Pastor

#TalkThursday with Loida Nicolas-Lewis

Feb 21, 2013 - 3:23 PM

In another episode this week of TalkThursday Rappler talks to philanthropist Loida Nicolas Lewis

Protests vs China: Good or bad for PH?

May 11, 2012 - 6:09 AM

Filipinos are divided on the use of protest to assert the country s Scarborough Shoal claim

PINOY RALLIES. Filipinos hold global protests against China after the Scarborough Shoal standoff's first month.

Pinoy protests agitate China

May 10, 2012 - 11:36 AM

China says the planned May 11 protests outside its embassies will worsen its impasse with the Philippines

GLOBAL PROTESTS. Filipinos will storm Chinese embassies Friday, May 11, to protest China's stance on its Scarborough Shoal standoff with the Philippines.

Pinoy protests ready vs superpower 'wannabe'

May 03, 2012 - 6:33 AM

An expert however says calling China names wouldn t help in the ongoing standoff in Scarborough Shoal

GLOBAL PROTESTS. Filipino groups will stage protests outside Chinese embassies worldwide on May 11 in connection to the ongoing Scarborough Shoal dispute.