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PH state media urged to exercise editorial independence

Apr 02, 2018 - 6:20 PM

Professor Danilo Arao offers the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as a model for the proposed People's Broadcasting Corporation (PBC), saying that private individuals must control content

STUDYING PHILIPPINE STATE MEDIA. Professor Danilo Arao gives a lecture at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines about state media in the Philippines

FAST FACTS: What's in the PCOO budget?

Feb 14, 2018 - 2:53 PM

PCOO's funds in the national budget include those for attached agencies such as the Philippine Information Agency, RTVM, and the National Printing Office

PNA hit by cyber attack on day of viral blunders – Andanar

Sep 11, 2017 - 11:46 AM

The PCOO Secretary says an IP address was supposedly trying to access the PNA s old server and dashboard

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar discusses about the country’s chairmanship of the 2017 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Freedom of Information (FOI) and Media Security during the FOI Roadshow at the Royal Mandaya Hotel in Davao City on January 14, 2017. SIMEON CELI JR./Presidential Photo

PCOO on PNA blunders: 'Bear with us'

Sep 08, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Communications Secretary Martin Andanar assigns an undersecretary to supervise the state news agency on the same day its newly spotted blunders go viral

Presidential Communications Operations Secretary Martin Andanar delivers a message at the opening of ASEAN-JAPAN Television Festival in Seda Hotel, Quezon City on September 7, 2017. Malacañan Photo

'Lei Miserables': Editor notes mistakenly published in PNA articles

Sep 08, 2017 - 4:32 PM

UPDATED The Philippine News Agency is panned for errors on their website once again

Andanar creates Philippine News Agency editorial board after blunders

Aug 14, 2017 - 6:05 PM

The new editorial board will serve as the last gatekeeper to avoid mistakes says embattled PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar delivers a keynote message during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations-Presidential Communications Operations Office (ASEAN-PCOO ) Roadshow for the Cordillera region at Beneco Electric Cooperation Conference Hall in Baguio City on February 4, 2017. ALFRED FRIAS/Presidential Photo

Andanar warns erring Philippine News Agency editors: I'll send you to Basilan, Jolo

Aug 12, 2017 - 4:33 PM

Palace Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says he has strived hard to make the state news agency popular and audience friendly

Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

'Puro Nalang Aberya': Netizens react to Philippine News Agency's latest blunder

Aug 12, 2017 - 12:24 AM

Dole quickly became one of the trending topics in the Philippines on Friday night

FAST FACTS: What you need to know about the Philippine News Agency

Aug 10, 2017 - 3:57 PM

There are at least 3 known boo boos the PNA has committed in 2017 alone with two of them happening in the month of May

Andanar asks PH News Agency to explain Xinhua article

Aug 09, 2017 - 6:21 PM

PCOO chief Martin Andanar says the PNA should scrutinize all Xinhua articles before reposting them since they tend to reflect China s position on certain issues

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar delivers a keynote message during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations-Presidential Communications Operations Office (ASEAN-PCOO ) Roadshow for the Cordillera region at Beneco Electric Cooperation Conference Hall in Baguio City on February 4, 2017. ALFRED FRIAS/Presidential Photo

PH News Agency posts article calling Hague ruling 'ill-founded award'

Aug 09, 2017 - 1:30 PM

The opinion article sourced from Chinese state media Xinhua is eventually taken down from the Philippine News Agency website

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: President Duterte, dismantle your propaganda machine

Jun 05, 2017 - 9:00 AM

It stokes the flames of a highly divisive issue like martial law. It also empowers trolls, poisons the well and lowers our collective IQ and EQ

Andanar hides from media after new PCOO blunders

May 30, 2017 - 6:32 PM

Despite telling Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella he would take questions from Palace reporters PCOO chief Andanar chooses to evade the media and stays silent on new gaffes from his office

PNA sorry for wrong photo; Mocha Uson on the defensive

May 30, 2017 - 4:11 PM

While the state news agency says it will review its procedures PCOO official Mocha Uson says those who called her out for using the photo of Honduran police should use their common sense

FACT CHECK: PH News Agency says 95 countries convinced no EJKs in PH

May 20, 2017 - 6:11 PM

Did the state run news agency misquote DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III?

MINIMUM VIOLATIONS. Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing of the Department of the Interior and Local Government indicates on December 9, 2016, that there is only minimum human rights violation based on their independent investigations. Photo by Khristine Montenegro/Rappler


Frankenvirus emerges from Siberia's frozen wasteland

Sep 13, 2015 - 4:09 PM

Scientists warn climate change may awaken dangerous microscopic pathogens

'FRANKENVIRUS' A handout photo provided on September 7, 2015 by the IGS-CNRS and Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine shows cells of the Mollivirus sibericum. The virus buried deep in the Siberian permafrost for over 30,000 years, is thought to be the newest representative of what are loosely known as 'giant viruses.' AFP PHOTO / Genomic Information Laboratory Director and structural Marseille / CNRS / Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine   = RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / Genomic Information Laboratory Director and structural Marseille / CNRS / Aix-Marseille University School of Medicine" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS =

Makati gov’t confiscates beauty products sold in Guadalupe

Aug 18, 2015 - 9:55 PM

Under orders from acting Mayor Kid Peña the Makati Health Department confiscates beauty and cosmetic products banned by the Food and Drug Administration

BANNED. Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña issues the directive after EcoWaste Coalition sent him a complaint letter about the products. File photo of Peña by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Telling kids they're special may foster narcissism – study

Mar 10, 2015 - 9:58 AM

Children who are told they are special by their parents are more likely to become narcissists according to a study

Deadly 2010 polio outbreak in Congo linked to mutant virus

Aug 19, 2014 - 8:05 AM

Researchers found that in 29 of cases studied people who had been vaccinated against polio in the past did not produce the necessary antibodies to fight off infection

Eating nuts caused tooth decay in hunter-gatherers – study

Jan 07, 2014 - 7:05 AM

The findings offer the earliest evidence of nut harvesting and storage among African hunter gatherers

NUTS GALORE. Nuts in the Market during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in the Old City in the West Bank city of Hebron, 08 October 2007. Abed al Hafiz Hashlamoun/EPA

Water supply in Tacloban 'back to normal'

Nov 17, 2013 - 2:13 PM

Water supply in Leyte now sufficient NDRRMC says

14 Palawan towns under state of calamity

Nov 16, 2013 - 11:48 PM

Help has been pouring in for the 14 Palawan towns heavily affected by Typhoon Yolanda

CALAMITY. Typhoon Yolanda's wrath in Coron, Palawan. File photo by EPA/Office of the Mayor of Coron

New battery uses microbes to turn sewage into energy

Sep 17, 2013 - 8:36 AM

The engineers have developed a more efficient method to use microbes to harness electricity from wastewater

'WIRED MICROBE.' The tubular growth depicted here is a type of microbe that can produce electricity. Its wire-like tendrils are attached to a carbon filament. This image is taken with a scanning electron microscope. Photo courtesy Xing Xie, Stanford Engineering

Govt tightens websites' security

Apr 15, 2013 - 2:16 AM

The Palace says government is taking measures to tighten the security of its websites after another hacking incident

Penis size matters to women

Apr 09, 2013 - 6:59 AM

Researchers found that women rated tall men with long penises as the most attractive

Comelec rejects 236,489 ARMM 'voters'

Nov 22, 2012 - 2:33 PM

Some double and minor registrants are removed after the initial screening and investigation of ARMM s voters list