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(UPDATED) In the embedded interview video, the Virginia State Senator did not mention this term
There is no official document, press release, or news report containing this quote
(UPDATED) Photos sent to Rappler by the program's lead coordinator show that there is both water and power supply
The thumbnail of the video is a design of Dalian airport in China. Meanwhile, the proposed airport in Bulacan has yet to begin construction.
Here's what you should look out for when reading news on the internet
There are no new Japanese trains, only a Japan-funded rehabilitation for MRT3
The picture of US President Donald Trump ‘supporting’ Sara Duterte is a manipulated 2015 photo taken in New York City
The embedded video is a news report on the United Nations on the slow release of funds to rebuild homes post-Yolanda
The original content is posted by a website that labels itself as satire but has a history of posting content that fooled readers
The quote is fabricated, says the senator's office
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano says the quotes are fake and part of black propaganda ahead of the 2019 elections
Audit reports do not contain the claim by Facebook page Silent No More PH that Mocha Uson and Alan Peter Cayetano had 'unliquidated funds' before they resigned from PCOO and DFA, respectively
We compile online posts that contain fake or non-existent 'praises' or statements supposedly about Duterte
The photo used is a 2011 post-earthquake ‘container temporary housing’ in Japan
The tanks will be used only for joint military exercises with the United States and Japan
This is a resurfaced claim from 2017. The US ambassador didn't say “we must give Duterte space to run the nation.”
According to the PCGG, Imelda Marcos’ jewelry are all kept in the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
This is an old hoax post resurfaced in time for the protests on the 46th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law
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
The senator tested negative, as shown in his tweet of the test result
Rappler has no such story. Vice President Leni Robredo also did not make any statement calling for the legalization of shabu.
'Kaya pala 'di ako pinapansin ng asawa ko,' Ian jokes in an Instagram post
It can, lawyers say, if the information you spread harms the reputation or the rights of another person
This story is pure fiction. Both the alleged congressman and the lawyer who pointed out the 'issue' do not exist
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(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 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
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
There are no official reports of Kadamay Chairperson Gloria 'Ka Bea' Arellano asking President Duterte for free water, food, and electricity