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MISLEADING: Phivolcs 'predicts' a Metro Manila earthquake

Jan 22, 2019 - 6:45 PM

'We cannot predict when or where an earthquake will happen,' Phivolcs says, in response to an inaccurate claim posted online

MISLEADING: Facebook albums say 'no media coverage of some Duterte achievements'

Oct 16, 2018 - 7:05 PM

At least 33 out of 40 headlines listed in the Facebook albums are reported on by news organizations

MISLEADING: 14th month pay law is ‘approved’

Oct 12, 2018 - 1:00 PM

The act mandating 14th month pay for all employees is still a bill and has not been approved by Congress

FALSE: Filipinos ‘free to roam, can watch news’ during Martial Law

Sep 22, 2018 - 7:06 PM

Copy-pasted comments on Facebook amplify the false claim made by Martial Law administrator Juan Ponce Enrile in his interview with Ferdinand Marcos Jr

MISLEADING: Photo of 'Typhoon Ompong relief operations'

Sep 14, 2018 - 3:39 PM

(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

MISLEADING: 186 mayors and governors lose police escort

Jul 18, 2018 - 7:40 PM

The mayors and governors, however, lost executive powers over police operations in their areas as of July 11

MISLEADING: Build, Build, Build figures used by anti-Duterte page

Jul 04, 2018 - 1:05 PM

Two out of the 3 alleged conditions for Chinese loans under the Philippines' Build, Build, Build program cannot be verified yet