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The source of the information is a satirical website
The Anti-Rape Law punishes rapists from 6 years of imprisonment to reclusion perpetua
There are 197 'airport projects' under Build, Build, Build, but these include rehabilitation, maintenance, and upgrading projects
Pilipino Star Ngayon and Inquirer.net have reported the announcement of the Department of Transportation in November 2019 about the arrival of new sets of trains
The video is staged and created by a group of teenagers for fun
The power company says it 'will not shut off power to any unaffected area'
Salonga did not say these statements. The quote was an opinion lifted from a blog site and was falsely attributed to the late statesman.
As of writing, there have been no official advisories from weather authorities in the Middle East announcing the 'strongest' tropical typhoon or earthquake to hit the Gulf region
The photos are not from any SEA Games event
The football matches for the 30th Southeast Asian Games take place at the Rizal Memorial Stadium
These proposed bridges are no longer pushing through, with the Duterte administration shelving the 'challenging' projects
The quote attributed to Senator Risa Hontiveros about kidnapping is a rehashed claim. Vice President Leni Robredo's quote on the drug war, on the other hand, is fabricated.
Like the earlier false claim that said she banned police from carrying firearms during drug ops, the Vice President also did not say these statements
Rufa Mae Quinto's recent social media posts on Instagram and Twitter show that she was in the US with her family when the claim was made
NBA Philippines denied the claim, saying the Facebook page that posted it ‘is fraud’
There is no report of actor Dwayne Johnson's alleged death from BBC News, the supposed 'source' cited in the viral claim
'We must fight,' says detained Senator Leila de Lima of trueleilaproject.com, a website devoted to debunking false information about her online
The Vice President questions the actual number of drug users in the country but is not conducting her own survey
The BSP is not releasing new designs of legal tender, except for the upcoming P20 coin
The General Appropriations bill submitted by the House is still under review by the Senate. Lacson only said his team found 'no pork' during their preliminary study.
The Vice President, as new ICAD co-chair, did not give any order that prohibits guns during police operations
There is no such news from the legitimate Cable News Network (CNN) site
The original article was published in March 2019 and is just being rehashed. Asia’s best-performing currency as of September 2019 is the Thai baht, according to Bloomberg.
Not all of the photos in Samonte's Facebook album were taken after the quakes in Cotabato, and not all are Del Rioz's own
Kabataan party-list representative Sarah Elago is misquoted. She only said that the youth have no bright future because of the administration's policies but made no mention of President Duterte.
The photos are from Mexico, not the Philippines
Some misleading headlines can be funny and harmless, but they can also affect matters of public interest. Here's what you can do to keep them from spreading.
Sino ang madalas na target ng disinformation sa Pilipinas? Pakinggan sa talakayan ng researcher-writers na sila Jodesz Gavilan at Vernise Tantuco.
The woman in the photo is not the same as the one in the original news report
The council did not release the warning and says they do not have technology to predict earthquakes
DOLE has no official announcement about the deployment of Filipino workers to Russia for jobs with a salary range of P50,000 to P75,000
(UPDATED) The right-wing site, the Daily Caller, is not an IFCN signatory and IFCN does not appoint Facebook's fact checkers
The actress is alive, doing a photoshoot days after the death hoax spread
The Bicol Express, a passenger train service that plies the Manila-Bicol route, remains suspended as of October 2019
The actress is alive, still posting on her verified Instagram account and being interviewed or quoted by local media as of October 23
The information came from a Russian satirical website
The photo of the senator wearing a neck brace and riding a wheelchair is manipulated
The priest and the college girl are not the subjects of the alleged sex video
A photo of an ominous-looking cloud supposedly taken in typhoon-hit Japan is actually from the United States
The young man in the video thumbnail is not the one who was killed
Despite the current state of Metro Manila’s mass transport system, several other presidents after Marcos developed projects that are used by Filipinos today
Government data show poverty incidence was high during the Marcos regime, and it was on a downward trend after the late dictator was ousted
As of October 2019, House Bill No. 6079, or the Child Support Enforcement Act, has not been signed into law. Similar versions of the measure had been filed several times yet remain pending at the House committee level.
The claim is a misquoted statement from a 2017 Philippine News Agency report that was revised and later taken down
The information is from a satirical site, but websites treated it as an official source
Facebook's fact checking program expands to Ethiopia, Zambia, Somalia, Burkina Faso, Uganda, Tanzania, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Ghana, and the Democratic Republic of Congo
The people in the video were intoxicated, not dead, according to a Taiwan-based news channel that refutes the claim fake alcohol was consumed
This is a rehashed claim, based on an order from the Presidential Electoral Tribunal in June 2018