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(UPDATED) While the DSWD is indeed preparing relief goods ahead of Typhoon Ompong's landfall, the photo used by Mga Balitang Pinas Facebook page is from 2015
The President makes the claim in an interview with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo
President Aquino granted the amnesty through Proclamation Number 75. The defense department was only assigned to process applications.
The story is pure fiction. The alleged programmers do not exist.
The lawmaker is still under the Senate's custody as of posting time
The photo is fabricated. The original one contains a quote about the passage of the Strengthened Anti-hospital Deposit Law.
The group of boys who went viral for cursing at President Duterte are alive and under the custody of Malabon police. The video in the hoax blog post refers to a Zambales kidnap-murder case in 2016.
The blog post invents some quotes which were not in COA's observations on the questioned project
Ninoy did have two passports, a real and a fake one, when he returned to the Philippines in 1983. Based on several accounts of his final days, there was no Malaysian passport.
Kris Aquino had previously denied that the necklace she wore to the APEC Summit dinner belonged to Imelda Marcos
(UPDATED) The Philippines has been importing galunggong or round scad at least since 2001, according to data from the Philippine Statistics Authority
The embedded video is a May 2017 news report about a different fiscal who was shot dead outside her house in Caloocan City
COA has not flagged such trips and the said auditor does not exist
Fiscal Year 2018 is still obligation-based. The budget department merely recommended that agencies implement their budgets as if they're cash-based, to prepare for the use of that system in 2019.
The senator tested negative, as shown in his tweet of the test result
The 3rd telco player will enter 'before Christmas,' says Information and Communications Technology acting secretary Eliseo Rio Jr
Rappler has no such story. Vice President Leni Robredo also did not make any statement calling for the legalization of shabu.
Senators are only questioning the P90-million budget for the information drive on federalism
Acquired during the Aquino administration, the trains for the MRT-3 line have yet to be used because of weight and compatibility issues
This story is pure fiction. Both the alleged congressman and the lawyer who pointed out the 'issue' do not exist
The Senate President has yet to name those who 'benefited' from irregularities in the 2016 elections, but a YouTube video thumbnail appears to implicate 4 opposition senators
COA does not name any board member as being responsible for the PhilHealth disallowances; Hontiveros became member only after the illegal releases
(UPDATED) The original photograph is a Chinese frigate ship with the flag of China. PTV's news report changes the flag to that of the Philippines.
The fact-checking collaboration called Comprova will have access to the newly launched WhatsApp Business API which provides them better communication with their readers
The actress was indeed involved in a road accident in May 2018, but she is alive and well now
The blog post was published in February 2018, 4 months before the 2018 SONA and the alleged gathering outside the LP headquarters
The Social Welfare Department has been providing a pension worth P500 a month – not P6,000 a month – to indigent senior citizens for years
The thumbnail of the embedded video is a screenshot of GDP figures in a 2013 news report. Nonetheless, a credit ratings firm expects the Philippines to still be 'among the fastest growing economies in the Asia-Pacific region'
It is an April 2010 photo of fallen Indian police officials after being ambushed by local insurgent forces
The photo is of anti-Duterte protesters along Commonwealth Avenue during President Rodrigo Duterte's 2018 SONA
The Vice President never said such statement
Doctors have already given Joshua Aquino a clean bill of health after being confined recently due to an esophagus condition
While not a direct quote from the ASEAN Deputy Secretary-General, the original statement is, in fact, praise for the President
The bill has not been signed as a law yet. It has been only approved by the Senate in their 3rd and final reading, and waiting for its 2nd reading in the House
Sereno is reprimanded following the SC's show cause order related to her ouster, but is not disbarred
The mayors and governors, however, lost executive powers over police operations in their areas as of July 11
There are no official reports of Kadamay Chairperson Gloria 'Ka Bea' Arellano asking President Duterte for free water, food, and electricity
The Foreign Affairs secretary is still part of Duterte's Cabinet
On Sonshine Radio DZAR 1026’s talk show on July 6, former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile and his co-anchors do not mention senators Tito Sotto and Leila de Lima
Stocks owned by two bishops in the 'list' are not necessarily owned by CBCP. The remaining 13 are not bishops but priests and nuns.
Two out of the 3 alleged conditions for Chinese loans under the Philippines' Build, Build, Build program cannot be verified yet
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An altered photo posted online shows this supposed kiss – which never happened. One commenter uses the fake photo to justify President Rodrigo Duterte kissing a married overseas Filipino worker in South Korea.
The office of Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle confirms the two 'memes' are fake
While the US President announces better US-Philippines relations in the embedded video, he did not cite a 40% 'down in drugs'
No documents in the Vatican’s website nor news reports support the claim