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PNP chief cautions OFWs against fake news on PH war on drugs

Posted on: December 6th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa believes the problems in illegal drugs in the country should stop, hopefully under the current administration. Otherwise, the Philippines...

Law on fake news unlikely to be enacted – Senator Sotto

Posted on: October 6th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Senate Majority Leader Senator Tito Sotto argued that in passing a proposal to enact a law on fake news, the rights of the journalist must be put...

Senate inquiry tackles promotion of information literacy and definition of fake news

Posted on: October 4th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Senate Committee on Public Information and Mass Media on Wednesday began its inquiry on the proliferation of fake news on social media sites. This comes after...

Senator Trillanes files criminal and administrative complaints vs. PCOO Asec. Uson

Posted on: September 22nd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has charged Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Assistant Secretary Esther Margaux Justiniano Uson or popularly known as Mocha Uson  six counts of criminal...

Penalty against Facebook, urged in Senate over fake news

Posted on: January 20th, 2017 | No Comments
PASAY CITY, Philippines — Senator Francis Pangilinan has filed a resolution that seeks to penalize social media platforms like Facebook. Senate Resolution 271 aims to address the social media companies’...

Facebook to roll out new tools to tackle fake news

Posted on: December 16th, 2016 | No Comments
  Facebook Inc. said on Thursday it will introduce tools to prevent fake news stories from spreading on its platform, an about-face in response to rising criticism that it did...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg discloses steps to fight fake news

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 | No Comments
Facebook Inc, facing withering criticism for failing to stem a flood of phony news articles in the run-up to the U.S. presidential election, is taking a series of steps to...