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'Put a stop to fake news’ – Cardinal Tagle

Mar 29, 2018 - 2:53 PM

On Maundy Thursday, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle says Catholics are 'not called and consecrated to bring fake news, only Good News, especially through the integrity of our lives'

'STOP FAKE NEWS.' Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle rallies against fake news during his homily for the Chrism Mass. Photo by Angie de Silva

Harry Roque pirouettes for Duterte

Feb 14, 2018 - 7:04 PM

The Presidential Spokesman changes his tune on at least 3 issues he championed as private lawyer – the West Philippine Sea, extrajudicial killings, and press freedom

Cebu journalists seek charges vs 'fake news' page admin

Nov 11, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Cebu Flash Report Facebook page has posted about a supposed bomb in Lapu-Lapu City, and also about an alleged canine distemper virus outbreak in Liloan town – both false news

FIGHT VS FAKE NEWS. CFBJ President Elias Baquero is interviewed by Cebu reporters following the meeting with PRO 7 director Chief Superintendent Jose Mario Espino. Photo by Mars W. Mosqueda Jr/Rappler

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, October 2-8, 2017

Oct 08, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Must-watch videos from this week

FAKE NEWS HEARING AT SENATE. Seantor Grace Poe leads the first Senate hearing on fake news on October 4, 2017.  Photo by Alex Nuevaespnaa/Senate PRIB

NUJP hits Thinking Pinoy blogger RJ Nieto as 'barefaced liar'

Oct 04, 2017 - 10:03 PM

'That Nieto did all this under oath should have earned him a perjury charge or a contempt citation at the very least,' says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

FAKE NEWS. Thinking Pinoy blogger RJ Nieto, also a consultant at the Department of Foreign Affairs, appeared at the Senate hearing on fake news online. Photo by Rappler

'Fake news queen': Netizens slam Mocha Uson for playing victim

Oct 04, 2017 - 4:22 PM

'Andito ako para suportahan ang hearing na ito dahil ako po ay biktima ng fake news', Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson says at the Senate hearing on fake news

FAKE: 4 women plotting suicide bombings at Metro Manila malls

May 25, 2017 - 6:42 PM

The chain message supposedly confirmed by the PNP chief and spread by Red Cross is not true