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Karapatan brings cases of political killings in PH to UN

Apr 12, 2017 - 12:08 AM

Cases of extrajudicial killings related to the Duterte administration s bloody war on drugs are next

STOP THE KILLINGS. Karapatan secretary general Cristina Palabay leads a rally against extrajudicial killings in the Philippines on March 10, 2017. Photo courtesy Pamalakaya-Pilipinas

Kids pulled out of Negros schools due to NPA attack rumors

Jul 13, 2015 - 1:25 PM

The reports come a day after slain 5th District Board Member Renato Malabor was buried in his hometown in Isabela Negros Occidental

Kin of slain Negros board member remains seeking for witnesses

Jul 12, 2015 - 8:44 PM

As slain 5th district Board Member Renato Malabor is laid to rest his family and authorities are still to identify who s behind the murder

BURIAL. Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. condoles with Araceli Malabor as her husband, slain Board Member Renato Malabor, is laid to rest. Photo by Richard Malihan

5 killed in 3 shooting incidents in Negros Occidental in just 8 hours

Jun 28, 2015 - 5:18 PM

All shooting incidents happened just days after the province was declared peaceful and ready for further development

Board member, bodyguard shot dead in Negros Occidental

Jun 28, 2015 - 1:38 PM

UPDATED The provincial government is offering a P2 million bounty to anyone who can give information that can lead to the arrest of the unidentified suspect

Iloilo barangay official shot dead

Apr 23, 2015 - 9:01 PM

Investigators are looking into the threat that Raul Ganadillo of Barangay Pandan Lambunao town received and his conflict with the barangay council

LIST: Ambush and local politics

Mar 02, 2014 - 12:45 PM

It s not yet the election season but a number of local politicians are already in the list of politically motivated killings

The Ampatuan massacre: Lest we forget

Nov 21, 2013 - 9:22 AM

On Thursday November 21 families of the massacre victims will retrace the final road traveled by their loved ones When will justice ever be achieved?

Photo by AFP/Mark Navales

'On the Job': Adrenaline shot

Sep 07, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Film shows off what you can do if you have the money to realize your vision

DEFINITE DARKNESS. Anderson and Torre are soused in film's atmosphere. Still courtesy of ABS-CBN

Rappler Newscast | February 1, 2013

Feb 01, 2013 - 8:53 PM

Two top officials of the Commission on Elections retire on Saturday | Human Rights Watch says the number of political killings drops in the Philippines but impunity continues | Former president Arroyo praises President Aquino for the country’s GDP growth rate

Suspects in attack vs anti-mining tribal leader arrested

Sep 09, 2012 - 5:17 PM

The attack led to the death of the tribal chieftain s 12 year old son

Police, activists clash over Dutch's murder

Jul 04, 2012 - 12:50 PM

UPDATED Police officials suspect a robbery while activists claim the killing of Dutch NGO worker Wilhelm Geertman was politically motivated