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'Potted Potter' flies to Manila again

Jan 20, 2019 - 7:12 PM

Wizards, witches, and muggles are all welcome to catch the famous Harry Potter parody stage play during its fourth visit to Manila

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster

Jan 07, 2019 - 5:40 PM

It was on January 7, 1979 when the country ended the reign of terror of the ultra-Maoist Khmer Rouge, led by Pol Pot, that left two million Cambodians dead from starvation, hard labor, torture and mass executions

This handout photo taken and released by the Extraordinary Chamber in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) shows former Khmer Rouge prison chief Kaing Guek Eav -better known as Duch in the courtroom in Phnom Penh on March 20, 2012. Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes court was rocked on March 19, by the second resignation of an international judge in recent months amid a row over whether to pursue more former regime members. AFP PHOTO / ECCC / NHET SOKHENG ----EDITORS NOTE---- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / NHET SOKHENG / ECCC" NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS (Photo by NHET SOKHENG / ECCC / AFP)

RAPPLER RECIPES: Roast chicken pot pie

Dec 30, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Love comfort food? You'll love this recipe using leftover roast chicken

DENR officer, doctor caught in Davao City pot session

Oct 18, 2017 - 7:11 PM

The suspects are Benjamin Jaraplasan Medel, a DENR official in Bicol who is visiting Davao, and Dr Stephen So Tay, a high-value target of PDEA in the region

BUSTED. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency XI officer in charge Iav Naravy Duquiatan shows photographs of October 17's buy-bust operation in Davao City, where a Davao-based physician and a visiting DENR official from Bicol were caught in a pot session. Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

Burying a dictator: How other countries did it

Sep 07, 2016 - 12:00 PM

UPDATED Many countries have struggled with reconciling a dictator’s burial with their history

Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow visit 'Avengers' fan fighting cancer

May 24, 2016 - 12:16 PM

Captain America Iron Man and Pepper Pots make a special trip to visit 18 year old Ryan Wilcox

VISIT FROM THE AVENGERS. Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr, and Chris Evans pay 18-year-old Ryan Wilcox a visit. Screengrab from Instagram/ghsasb

WATCH: 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament draw

Jan 26, 2016 - 3:47 PM

Watch the full 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament draw here

How will teams be drawn for the FIBA Olympic qualifier?

Jan 26, 2016 - 2:48 PM

Watch this FIBA video explaining the procedure for the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament draw

A look at the pots for the draw, which are 'classified on the basis of their quality and geographic principles'. Screengrab from FIBA

Khmer Rouge cadre charged with genocide

Dec 09, 2015 - 9:41 PM

The UN backed court is an attempt to administer belated justice to the regime s victims and promote reconciliation in the still scarred nation

#PugadBaboy: Old hippies punchline 2

Oct 15, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Old hippies

Oct 15, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Old hippies punchline 3

Oct 15, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Cambodia marks 40 years since evacuation of Phnom Penh

Apr 17, 2015 - 8:28 AM

By the time Pol Pot s rule was ousted an estimated two million Cambodians are killed by execution starvation or overwork as the Khmer Rouge drove the country back to Year Zero in a madcap agrarian peasant revolution

GENOCIDE MUSEUM. A photo made available on 16 April 2015 shows skulls of Khmer Rouge victims on display at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (S-21 prison), in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 10 April 2015. Photo by Mak Remissa/EPA

'Smart pot' watches over house plants

Jan 05, 2015 - 4:58 PM

Sensors in the pots measure light moisture temperature and the level of fertilizer to determine whether plants are getting proper amounts of each to flourish

THE PARROT POT. Screen shot from YouTube Video

A Muggle's guide to 'Potted Potter'

Oct 09, 2014 - 11:45 AM

A musical number a cosplay event where patrons come in as their favorite characters a live Quidditch match involving the entire audience water guns – what s not to love?

Things to do: September 26-October 2

Sep 26, 2014 - 4:00 PM

Planning your activities for the upcoming week? We compiled the events happening just for you

Remember the pain of the Killing Fields

Aug 08, 2014 - 9:54 AM

Cambodia s Killing Fields are a reminder of man s capability to destroy his own kind

#PugadBaboy: Marijuan Direction

Jun 07, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Bubbling ambitions in China's 'hot pot city'

Apr 03, 2014 - 3:19 AM

It s numbing it s hot it s very flavourful it has an aroma that hits you in the face and that s why everybody likes it says one Chinese of the famous hot pot meal

Uruguay's Senate legalizes marijuana

Dec 11, 2013 - 8:26 AM

2nd UPDATE The South American country the first anywhere to legalize the production and sale of marijuana under state control

Gardens destroyed, Baguio sells cheaper flowers for Undas

Oct 31, 2013 - 6:47 PM

The flower capital sells flowers cheaper than usual and also decides to go green by bringing flowers in pots to cemeteries

GO GREEN. A Baguio vendor says buyers now prefer the cheaper and environment-friendly option to bring flowers in pots instead of arranged cut flowers. Photo by Rappler

Khmer Rouge trial hears closing statements

Oct 16, 2013 - 9:29 PM

The trial which began hearing evidence in late 2011 is widely seen as a landmark in the nation s quest for justice over atrocities during Pol Pot s communist regime in the 1970s

Cambodia war crimes court staff strike over unpaid wages

Sep 01, 2013 - 6:36 PM

Some 100 staff of Cambodia s war crimes court went on strike over unpaid wages

Must-try food in Taipei

Aug 17, 2013 - 1:46 PM

Here are 6 dishes you must try in the city that proudly claims to be the world s culinary capital

TOURING TAIPEI. The night markets are famous for their food. All photos by David Lozada

#RapplerKids: 5 reasons to watch Potted Potter

Jan 06, 2013 - 6:33 PM

A kiddie review of the Harry Potter parody

FOR THE HARRY FANS. 'Potted Potter' returns to the RCBC Plaza on January 30. All photos by Kai Magsanoc

Christmas time, theater time

Nov 08, 2012 - 12:58 PM

Here s an idea for a great [Christmas] family bonding activity

THEATRICAL FIX. The 4th National Theater Festival begins today and runs until Nov 18. Details below. Image from the CCP website