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The oldest operating airport in Asia officially opened in Bangkok in 1914
P31 billion has been proposed for compensation adjustment for all government employees, including teachers
There is no such statement from Senator Risa Hontiveros
Official data shows the peso-dollar exchange rate was already at P3 in 1965, and it further depreciated throughout Marcos’ term
The data shows 42% of the claims checked during the 2019 midterm elections come from the candidates themselves
Economic indicators show that the country was not even the richest in Southeast Asia from 1965 to 1986
Existing laws on the Social Security System (SSS) grant members specific benefits but not bonuses as described in the claim
Robredo makes no such statement. The proposed SOGIE bill contains no clause on labeling the sex of a newborn in birth certificates.
The bill seeks anti-discrimination on the basis of SOGIE, not infringement on religious liberties or parental authority
The decision to make rapist-murderer Antonio Sanchez eligible for reduced sentence came from the Department of Justice
The original source of the article is Adobo Chronicles, a satirical site
Benjaline Hernandez and Melissa Roxas, both civilians, are neither UP students nor New People's Army members. Roxas is also still alive.
The charges filed by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption against Senator Hontiveros are unrelated to any PhilHealth issues but concern the Kian delos Santos case
The new law applies to first-time job seekers and can be availed of only once
Instagram users can now report suspicious posts shared across the photo and video-sharing platform
The senator's privilege speech on extrajudicial killings delivered in 2016 was cut, split, and spliced in the video
The post is a rehashed claim. The GMA News video in the article was about a different man’s genital mutilation done by his wife after a marital fight in Pasay City in 2013.
The national debt is a 'running total' of how much a country owes and is not attributable to a single administration
In September 2018, a Malolos court found retired Army major general Jovito Palparan guilty over the kidnapping and detention of two missing UP students
The quote does not come from any of Elago’s statements
As of August 4, 2019, the US Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) did not classify Hanna as a super typhoon, but as a tropical depression
COA's findings in its 2018 annual audit report that PCSO has not remitted P8.4 billion is a 'reiteration' of its previous reports
Organizers say the photos were taken during a symbolic street theater activity called 'Lamay para sa Demokrasya' in May 2018
One of Full Fact's 10 recommendations calls on Facebook to release data on how posts have been shared over time, as well as their reach. Facebook says Full Fact's recommendations are being actively pursued by its teams.
The information in the declassified documents that Munda found 'alarming' is actually not new or recently disclosed. They were headlines of local and foreign newspapers on December 2 and 3, 1989.
Official records show that 'diseases of the circulatory system' are the number one cause of death in Iceland
ABS-CBN's existing franchise, approved in March 1995, expires on March 30, 2020 yet. A franchise bill has to be refiled when the 18th Congress opens on July 22, 2019.
The transcript claiming that after being 'insulted in public' for not having a college degree, Pacquiao asked how much Davila has earned is not real
At least half of the claimed results of the approach to China are either misleading or outright false
The official highest recorded temperature, according to World Meteorological Organization, is only 56.7 degrees Celsius
The Cory Aquino administration decided not to open the $2.3-billion project due to safety and corruption concerns. A court ruling in 2012 also ordered the project broker to return $50 million in ill-gotten wealth.
The women whose graduation photos are used are not the subjects of the news report embedded in the blog post. They also deny being raped.
Paolo Duterte has indeed posted a list containing names involved in an alleged ouster plot against the President but Defense Secretary Lorenzana has since dismissed it as 'fake news'
The post also claims that the Vice President said there are only a few Duterte supporters left, but there are no records of her saying this
In his screenshot, maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal also uses a layer from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suit which captures satellite images on Earth in real time
Vice President Leni Robredo never said the water crisis could be solved by widening water pipes
The World Bank approved a loan for Yolanda victims in 2013 but the Aquino administration did not hide this information
The decommissioning process first starts in 2015 as part of the agreement between the MILF and the Philippine government
There is no evidence that Einstein took an IQ test, and if Hawking did, he did not publicize his results
Overseas Filipino workers do not receive cash at the airport upon their departure and arrival
Local and international news outlets reported about China using water cannons to drive away Filipino fishermen from Panatag Shoal in 2014
Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority show that the number of overseas Filipino workers rose even before 1986
The former health secretary said they spotted fraudulent schemes way back in 2006. Hontiveros was not yet part of PhilHealth then
Panelo does not say that in any of his press briefings and interviews after the sinking incident. However, after President Duterte downplays what happened as a 'maritime incident,' Panelo shifts gears.
Duterte's shutdown order against Kapa still stands
The alleged slipper company 'You Foot' is non-existent. The Department of Trade and Industry and Securities and Exchange Commission do not have a record of the company.
It's not true that Bayan and Gabriela released a statement about Kapa or the alleged protests against its shutdown
While the figures used are based on a published article, the infographic itself does not come from Rappler
The record for most children delivered at a single birth to survive is held by Nadya Suleman, who gave birth to 8 babies in 2009
(UPDATED) The veteran actor died after sustaining a fracture on his cervical spine