A program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development hopes to 'give former drug dependents a sense of responsibility and belonging' while 'strengthening the disaster resilience and response of communities'
President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas. What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?
A guide issued by the CBCP tags at least 29 websites for 'carrying fake or unverified contents'
Facebook says it will seek to educate charities and other organizations on how to fight hate speech, in the wake of recent terror attacks in Belgium, Britain and France
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Facebook and local activists to develop tools that offer women greater control over their profiles
Eid'l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday, June 26
(UPDATED) P4,000 in cash will also be provided to each family to help them start a new life in Marawi
Rebecca Burger, who had a large following on the social media site, where she posted regular pictures of herself promoting fitness products, is killed in eastern France in what the family says is a domestic incident
In these formal or informal areas, women and children can feel safe – free from violence, trauma, and threats
Twitter users posted pictures of the queen's blue hat decorated with flowers with yellow centers alongside an image of the blue flag of the EU
Spreading fake news is 'a sin against charity,' the CBCP says in a historic pastoral letter, one of the first of its kind in the world
'Tutulungan ko kayo hanggang relocation. And then, we will rehabilitate ang Marawi. Gaganda iyon ulit,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he visits evacuees staying in Iligan City
Google general counsel Kent Walker says the company will use a combination of machine learning and human monitoring to keep 'extremist and terrorism-related videos' off its services
National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Oscar Albayalde urges the public not to spread the still unverified document on social media
Hordes of Chinese millennials are speaking directly to the country's 700 million smartphone users, streaming their lives to lucrative effect, fronting brands and launching businesses
When I say no to an invitation I really don't have to give a truthful excuse. All I need to do is give a polite one.
In Caloocan, 72-year-old Arturo Fabular walks for 10 hours each day to sell ice drop candy just to make ends meet
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One of the top Facebook posts during the series is a video of Stephen Curry going one-on-one against LeBron James in Game 2
A report from UNICEF also finds that New Zealand has the highest suicide rate in the world for people aged 15 to 19
P1,000 is intended for food assistance during Ramadan, while the remaining P4,000 will be for transportation and other needs
The DSWD thanks the many groups and individuals who continue to send goods and cash to victims of the Marawi conflict
A lawmaker thinks the Philippines should get a new name, but many social media users argue the focus should be on solving the country's problems
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Under the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022, PH's agriculture and mining industry cater to foreign economies while its people look for jobs abroad, according to IBON Foundation
(3rd UPDATE) Military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo-ar Herrera says, 'We are requesting Facebook Philippines to take down these accounts. They are spreading lies and misinformation.'
'I just think it was uncalled for and unnecessary,' Andi says of her mom's Instagram rant against Jake
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The clashes in Marawi City have displaced 222,108 people as of June 7, according to the DSWD
Now available at the Chrome Web Store, 'Fakeblok' is the result of a collaboration between the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines and the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility
For the workers stranded in the labor camps, reforms and resolutions cannot come fast enough
Europol's European Migrant Smuggling Center identified 1,150 social media accounts suspected of advertising smuggling services
Kemajuan teknologi digital yang pesat mengubah cara manusia berkomunikasi
Under the guise of greater connectivity and visibility, information technology actually hides the failure of democracy as people mistake online visibility with engagement
According to a State Department official, consular officers can now demand extra information from applicants they deem to require 'more rigorous national security vetting'
'The DSWD continues to assist the affected families both in the evacuation centers and those staying outside evacuation centers,' Social Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says
Those interested to help may send in-kind or cash donations to the Department of Social Welfare and Development
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The Saudi king only tweeted 10 times during the period covered by the study but those 10 tweets were each retweeted more than 147,000 times on average, dwarfing Trump's 13,100 average retweets per tweet
'We need to improve our camp management to incorporate child-friendly spaces, breastfeeding nooks, and prayer rooms,' says Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo
"Despite the constant negative press covfefe," reads the US leader's short tweet sent early Wednesday
(UPDATED) From 55,095 people as of May 28, the crisis has now forced a total of 71,115 people to flee their homes
Caritas Philippines, the social action arm of the Catholic Church, initially releases P300,000 to support the relief operations of the Diocese of Iligan social action center
The Department of Social Welfare and Development says it will provide assistance even to evacuees staying in their neighbors' or relatives' houses
There are 9 residents of Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, who are 100 years or older. They are all women, and here are the secrets of their longevity.