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Israel court rejects Amnesty petition against spyware firm NSO

Jul 13, 2020 - 8:01 PM

Judge Rachel Barkai rejects the Amnesty International petition, claiming there was 'no evidence that an attempt has been made to monitor a human rights activist while trying to gain access to his telephone,' in a ruling on Monday

NSO. An Israeli woman uses her iPhone in front of the building housing the Israeli NSO group, on August 28, 2016, in Herzliya, near Tel Aviv. File photo by Jack Guez/AFP

Rachel Peters, Jinri Park postpone weddings as Luzon placed under quarantine

Mar 17, 2020 - 12:27 PM

Celebrities are holding off their wedding plans as the entire island of Luzon is on quarantine

BRIDES-TO-BE. Jinri Park and Rachel Peters postpone their respective weddings amid coronavirus concerns. Screenshots from Instagram.com/jinri_88 and Instagram.com/rachelpetersx

Rachelle Ann Go and Lea Salonga sing 'For Good' during Valentine's concert

Feb 17, 2020 - 1:25 PM

Lea is one of Rachel's guests in her concert 'The Homecoming'

IN PHOTOS: Catriona Gray, Rachelle Ann Go, Jo Koy get stars at Eastwood Walk of Fame

Jan 13, 2020 - 2:56 PM

9 celebrities get their own stars at the Walk of Fame

Catriona Gray, Rachelle Ann Go, Jo Koy are getting stars at the Eastwood City Walk of Fame

Jan 05, 2020 - 2:43 PM

The unveiling of the new stars happens on January 12

After ‘Hamilton,’ Rachelle Ann Go to stage homecoming concert

Dec 14, 2019 - 4:58 PM

The concert will be held in February 2020

RACHELLE ANN GO. The musical theater star is set to stage a homecoming concert in February 2020. Screenshot from Instagram.com/gorachelleann

Love wins: Dela Cruz couple hits lone PH archery gold

Dec 09, 2019 - 4:57 PM

Husband and wife Paul Marton and Rachelle Anne dela Cruz bag the Philippines' only SEA Games archery gold

ON TARGET. Partners Paul and Rachelle Anne dela Cruz seal their winning moment with a kiss. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: Rachel Peters is engaged to Migz Villafuerte

Nov 10, 2019 - 7:21 PM

Congratulations to the happy couple!

FBI probes shooting of Micronesia attorney general

Oct 15, 2019 - 2:35 PM

Rachelle Bergeron, acting attorney general in the Micronesian state of Yap, dies after being shot while walking her dog on Monday night, officials and locals say

RACHELLE BERGERON. Image from https://www.facebook.com/YapStateGovNews

Rachelle Ann Go is returning as Fantine in 'Les Miserables' West End run

Sep 16, 2019 - 5:34 PM

'Les Miserables' is scheduled to open on December 18 at the Sondheim Theatre

Court acquits Cordillera rights worker of murder charges

Sep 04, 2019 - 3:48 PM

Judge Mario Anacleto Bañez acquits Rachel Mariano of murder and frustrated murder charges

Rachel Mariano (in orange) with her husband, UCCP pastor Bill Mariano, and Chestcore trainer Lyn Ramo. Photo by Sherwin de Vera

WATCH: Lea Salonga, Rachelle Ann Go reunite in London for performance

Jul 22, 2019 - 9:25 PM

Lea and Rachelle perform two songs from the musical 'Chess' at the Palladium in London

Recap: What went down during the 1st elimination night of 'Idol Philippines'

Jul 01, 2019 - 1:28 PM

The contestants interpret the songs of National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab

Matty Juniosa, Rachel Libres eliminated from 'Idol Philippines'

Jun 30, 2019 - 9:32 PM

From Top 12, the 'Idol' hopefuls are now down to 10

David Harbour joins Scarlett for ‘Black Widow’, and Rachel Weisz might too

Apr 04, 2019 - 6:04 PM

Marvel baddie Natasha Romanoff is getting her own film, with 'Stranger Things' star David Harbour joining her and (hopefully) Rachel Weisz too

New 'West Side Story' Maria revealed

Jan 15, 2019 - 11:28 AM

Rachel Zegler is set to play Maria in Steven Spielberg's remake of the movie

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Idris Elba

Dec 19, 2018 - 7:00 AM

The Schuyler sisters and the Sexiest Man Alive share a moment at Hamilton West End

PHOTO OP. 'Hamilton' stars Courtney Mae Briggs, Allyson Brown, and Rachelle Ann Go snap a photo with Idris Elba, who watched the show on West End. Screenshot from Instagram.com/gorachelleann

Sandiganbayan verdict: Imelda can post bail | Midday wRap

Nov 30, 2018 - 12:07 PM

Watch Rappler's midday wRap with Quita Chuatico

Rachelle Ann Go wins Best Actress in 2018 BroadwayWorld UK Awards

Nov 29, 2018 - 9:13 PM

The musical also took home the Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor awards

Rachel Alejandro: Why 'All Out of Love' is all worth it

Oct 24, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Rachel Alejandro takes us behind-the-scenes of the long-awaited Air Supply musical

'ALL OUT OF LOVE.' The musical runs until Oct 28 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila. Photo courtesy of Rachel Alejandro

Trouble for Hubble: gyro fails on space telescope

Oct 09, 2018 - 9:42 AM

Hubble is currently down to two working gyros and needs at least 3 for optimal operations. But it can continue to provide observations with just one functioning gyroscope.

EYE IN THE SKY. The Hubble Space Telescope floats against the background of Earth after a week of repair and upgrade by Space Shuttle Columbia astronauts in 2002. Image courtesy NASA/ Hubble Site

Duterte on rape, Robredo hits back, Rachelle Ann meets Harry and Meghan | Evening wRap

Aug 31, 2018 - 9:23 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Aug 31, 2018 - 12:38 PM

It was bound to happen

MEET THE ROYALS. Rachelle Ann Go and the rest of the Hamilton West End production meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Photo from Instagram.com/gorachelleann

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Claire Foy

Aug 16, 2018 - 5:45 PM

Rachelle gushes over 'The Crown' star, calling her 'The QUEEN'

FAN GIRL. Rachelle Ann Go meets Claire Foy at 'Hamilton' West End. Screenshot from Instagram.com/gorachelleann

Nueva Ecija court clears Left leaders of murder charges

Aug 13, 2018 - 3:58 PM

(UPDATED) The warrants of arrest against Satur Ocampo, Teddy Casiño, Rafael Mariano and anti-poverty secretary Liza Maza are no longer in effect

CLEARED. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza and Rafael Mariano are cleared of murder charges after the Palayan City, Nueva Ecija RTC Branch 40 dismissed the cases and quashed the warrants against them. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

Graft trial of ex-CHR commissioner Quisumbing to continue

Aug 05, 2018 - 3:15 PM

The Sandiganbayan denies the bid of Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing to have her case dismissed, and orders her to proceed with presenting evidence

GRAFT TRIAL. Sandiganbayan is moving on to the defense presentation in the graft trial of former Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Commissioner Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing, who is accused of promoting an aide to get her salary deferentials. Photo by Rappler

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Benedict Cumberbatch

Jul 05, 2018 - 7:08 PM

The ‘Hamilton’ star is definitely living the dream

FANGIRL. Rachelle Ann Go meets Benedict Cumberbatch. Photo from Instagram.com/gorachelleann

WATCH: Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'First Burn' #Hamildrop features Rachelle Ann Go

May 01, 2018 - 10:18 AM

Rachelle Ann Go joins 4 other actresses who have played Eliza Hamilton to perform the first draft of 'Burn'

WATCH: Rachelle Ann Go, Martin Spies' wedding video

Apr 20, 2018 - 5:42 PM

'We are a team now and I am so excited to fulfill our purpose together. You are worth the wait. You are worth it.'

'I DO.' The theatre actress and the businessman tie the knot. Screenshot from the Treehouse Story video

How Martin Spies met and fell in love with Rachelle Ann Go

Apr 19, 2018 - 5:11 PM

Martin says it was Rachelle's love for her family and God that made him fall in love with her

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go’s wedding dresses

Apr 19, 2018 - 11:15 AM

The theater star stuns in two dresses

BRIDAL BEAUTY. The theater star marries her boyfriend Martin Spies. Screenshot from Instagram.com/visionerickson

LOOK: Celebrities at Rachelle Ann Go, Martin Spies wedding in Boracay

Apr 18, 2018 - 8:36 PM

Sarah Geronimo, Erik Santos, Mark Bautista, and Regine Velasquez are among the guests at the wedding

IN PHOTOS: Rachelle Ann Go, Martin Spies marry in Boracay

Apr 18, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Boracay is special for the couple as it was in the island where Martin proposed to Rachelle Ann

IN PHOTOS: Rachelle Ann Go's bachelorette party

Apr 15, 2018 - 5:53 PM

Rachelle is set to wed Martin Spies

WATCH: Rachelle Ann Go performs with 'Hamilton' cast at Olivier Awards

Apr 09, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Rachelle joins the UK cast for a performance of 'Alexander Hamilton' at the Royal Albert Hall

U.P. hosts forum on dangers of perpetuating fake news

Apr 07, 2018 - 12:51 PM

(UPDATED) The UP forum explored how a culture of false information is propagated – from the way it is generated to the way it is spread and ultimately accepted by the public – and how to fight it

MEDIA ATTACKS. Professor Rachel Khan, chairperson of the UP Department of Journalism emphasizes the real effects of silencing the press. Photo by Gari Acolola/Rappler

'Game Night' review: Joyful mystery

Mar 21, 2018 - 12:37 PM

'Game Night' is bound to have you rolling in guiltless laughter

READ: Rachel Peters' final speech at Binibining Pilipinas Coronation Night 2018

Mar 19, 2018 - 12:37 PM

Here's Rachel's final speech about her reign as Miss Universe Philippines 2017

What’s Next for the 2017 Bb Pilipinas Queens?

Mar 12, 2018 - 9:01 PM

Just days before Bb Pilipinas 2018 coronation night, Rappler contributor Voltaire Tayag catches up with the 2017 queens on what's next after crowning their successors

The legacy of 'Ang Larawan'

Mar 10, 2018 - 1:50 PM

Rachel Alejandro recounts her journey as the cast of 'Ang Larawan' screens the movie from school to school nationwide

Rachel McAdams is pregnant – report

Feb 23, 2018 - 11:40 AM

The actress is expecting her first child

RACHEL MCADAMS. The actress stars in the upcoming film ‘Game Night.’ Screenshot from Facebook.com/GameNightWB

U.S. Justice Dept's no. 3 official resigns

Feb 10, 2018 - 7:59 AM

(UPDATED) 'I am proud of what we have been able to accomplish over my time here,' says Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand

BRAND RESIGNS. This file photo taken on February 1, 2018 shows Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand during a summit to discuss efforts to combat human trafficking at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images North America/AFP

Baylosis rearrested over 'pack of lies' – lawyer

Feb 03, 2018 - 3:09 PM

Lawyer Rachel Pastores says the police narrative on the arrest of peace consultant Rafael Baylosis 'is incredibly laughable and obviously false'

NDF CONSULTANTS. File photo of freed political prisoners raising their clenched fists during a press conference held shortly after their release in 2016. NDF consulant Rafael Baylosis (righmost) is among them. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

WATCH: ‘Ang Larawan’ stars sing OPM hits carpool karaoke style

Jan 05, 2018 - 4:23 PM

Rachel Alejandro, Celeste Legaspi, Dulce, and Sandino Martin go for a musical car ride

ANG LARAWAN. The cast of the musical film belts out OPM classics, such as Aegis' "Basang Basa sa Ulan." Screengrab from Facebook.com/AngLarawanTheMovie

The year in pageants: The glitz and glam of the 2017 pageant queens

Jan 01, 2018 - 4:01 PM

The Philippines is still a powerhouse in the world of pageantry

LOOK: Rachelle Ann Go meets Keira Knightley

Dec 31, 2017 - 12:06 PM

Rachelle meets the British actress after a 'Hamilton' performance in London

‘Ang Larawan’ review: Admirable feat

Dec 26, 2017 - 12:05 PM

'Ang Larawan' is elegant, with each of its graceful movement so carefully designed to evoke a feeling of nostalgia for a time when things of beauty are truly and unsubtly beautiful

WATCH: Rachelle Ann Go slays as Eliza Schuyler in 'Hamilton' clip

Dec 23, 2017 - 6:25 PM

She performs alongside Christine Allado and Rachel John, who play Peggy and Angelica Schuyler, respectively

THE SCHUYLER SISTERS. Rachelle Ann Go, Rachel John, and Christine Allado perform a number in the London West End production of 'Hamilton.' Screengrab from Facebook.com/BroadwayWorld

The search is on for Bb Pilipinas 2018

Dec 21, 2017 - 5:01 PM

Do you have what it takes to be one of the 6 titleholders?

5 fun facts about the movie 'Ang Larawan'

Dec 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Rachel Alejandro, Joanna Ampil, and Paulo Avelino lead the cast of the musical movie, directed by Loy Arcenas