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Caloocan diocese prays for Bishop David's safety: 'Sasamahan namin siya'

Mar 02, 2019 - 6:06 PM

'Huwag tayong matakot na tumayo sa ating pananampalataya, ipaglaban natin ito at lalo nating paigtingin ang ating pagmamahal sa ating Panginoon,' Fr Jay de Leon says

PEACE AND SECURITY. Catholic devotees attend a prayer vigil for the safety and peace of bishops, priests, lay faithful, and the nation, at the San Roque Cathedral on Friday, March 1. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Next on kill list? Mayor Osmeña shrugs off death threats

Aug 11, 2018 - 12:24 PM

'I’m like a security guard – that’s all I am, okay? When there’s a robbery, I have to stay there,' says Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña

WARNED. Cebu City Mayor Tomas 'Tommy' Osmeña receives death threats, saying cops are out to kill him. Rappler screenshot

North Korea threatens to kill South's ex-president Park

Jun 28, 2017 - 11:28 PM

The declaration comes after the killing of Kim s estranged half brother Kim Jong Nam by two women using the banned nerve agent VX at Kuala Lumpur international airport in February

NORTH KOREAN DEATH THREAT. South Korea's President Park Geun-Hye speaks during an address to the nation at the presidential Blue House in Seoul on November 4, 2016. File photo by Ed Jones/AFP

Enes Kanter reveals death threats, to seek US passport

May 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM

OKC s Enes Kanter says his next move is to become an American citizen amid death threats he says he received for comparing Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Adolf Hitler

DEATH THREATS. Enes Kanter says he has been receiving death threats because of expressing his political views towards Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Screenshot from Kanter's Twitter account

Newly elected Hong Kong lawmaker reports 'death threats'

Sep 08, 2016 - 8:10 PM

Eddie Chu who is also an environmentalist says he was unable to go home because he was being stalked and the safety of his family threatened

New anti-establishment lawmaker Eddie Chu (L) arrives to make a report to the police at Wanchai police station in Hong Kong on September 8, 2016.   Chu, a Hong Kong lawmaker advocating more autonomy from China who won a seat in landmark elections last weekend said on September 8 he had received "death threats" before and since the polls as he reported them to police. / AFP PHOTO / Anthony WALLACE

PNP to crack down on poll-related cyberbullying

May 08, 2016 - 1:45 AM

The Philippine National Police is also ready to secure media practitioners receiving threats from candidates supporters

Election-related human rights violations rampant online – CHR

Apr 18, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The Commission on Human Rights reminds Filipinos that making threats on social media is a form of human rights violation

Duterte to supporters: Be civil, intelligent, decent, compassionate

Mar 13, 2016 - 11:45 PM

UPDATED The statement from Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte s camp comes as his supporters threaten a student who asked him a question at a forum

UN staff fired over child porn, death threats

Oct 31, 2015 - 8:03 AM

A UN management report outlines some 60 cases of misconduct or possible crimes committed by some of the UN s 40 000 staff

UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY. A wide view of the closing of the 66th UN General Assembly, 17 September 2012, at the United Nations in New York. File photo by Rick Bajornas/UN Photo

Ale Cali received death threats prior to murder – NBI

Aug 20, 2015 - 2:05 PM

NBI Davao regional director Dante Gierran confirms that the Filipino fighter reported to authorities that he had been receiving death threats

DEATH THREATS. The NBI says Ale Cali received death threats prior to his murder. Photo from Ale Cali's Facebook account

AC/DC drummer avoids jail over drugs, death threat

Jul 10, 2015 - 9:25 AM

The temptations of the rock star lifestyle have caused your downfall here says Judge Thomas Ingram

Azkals receive death threats, take extra security ahead of Thailand match

Dec 10, 2014 - 3:03 PM

Azkal players are not allowed leave their hotels and are required extra security during team functions after receiving death threats ahead of their match with Thailand

Kroekrit Thawikan of Thailand (R) fights for the ball with Martin Steuble (L) of the Philippines during their match on December 6. Photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Top US court mulls free speech, Facebook threats

Dec 02, 2014 - 6:21 PM

The justices are expected to decide the case at the end of their term in June

FACEBOOK, THREATS, AND FREE SPEECH. A file photo dated 31 January 2012 showing a view of the entrance to Facebook corporate headquarters in Menlo Park, California, USA. Peter DaSilva/EPA

India Congress candidate arrested over 'death threat'

Mar 30, 2014 - 12:13 AM

Police arrest a politician from India s ruling Congress party over threatening another politician

DEATH THREAT. Police arrest Indian politician Imran Masood over allegedly threatening another politician. File photo by Narinder Nanu/AFP

Ombudsman gets death threat over pork probe

Aug 30, 2013 - 9:03 PM

Excuse me sinong tinakot nila?

Isko Moreno reports 'death threat' from Mayor Lim

Jun 23, 2012 - 1:33 PM

Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno files a police blotter against Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim a likely opponent in the 2013 polls