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Robredo’s SALN, Ombudsman application, Facebook closes fake accounts | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Office of the Solicitor General asks the Supreme Court for a two-month extension to complete its submission of tens of thousands of documents related to the police’s illegal drug campaign.  Vice President Leni Robredo's net worth goes down by P7.7 million according to her 2017 Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth.  ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerMay 16th, 2018

Pulse Asia poll on Cha-Cha, Ombudsman on Paolo Duterte, Moon on North Korea | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A Pulse Asia survey shows majority of Filipinos or 64% oppose amending the 1987 Philippine Constitution.  A Social Weather Stations survey shows Vice President Leni Robredo's net trust rating is down by 13 points, from +52 last December to +39 in the first quarter of 2018.  The special fact-finding panel of the Office of the Ombudsman clears resigned Davao City ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Zuckerberg on U.S. Congress testimony, Duterte on fake medicines, PNP on PNPA beatings | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg  will appear before the United States Congress after repeated calls for him to testify.  President Rodrigo Duterte orders the police to arrest manufacturers and sellers of fake medicines.  The Philippine National Police says the Philippine National Police Academy beatings violate the Anti-Hazing Act.  Legendary police intelligence officer Boogie Mendoza  dies of a heart attack.  Kim Jong-Un meets Chinese ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 28th, 2018

Atio Castillo case, Carpio’s SALN, Catalan elections | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Today on Rappler: 10 Aegis Juris fratmen now in NBI custody . Carpio rebuffs Sereno: I submitted all 10 required SALNs . Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency . Facebook's Sandberg: We'll keep working to make users feel safe . Trump names hawk Bolton as national security advisor.  Executive Producer / Writer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Calida on Ombudsman probe, Roque on fake news bill, HRW on Duterte | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Solicitor General Jose Calida says the Office of the Ombudsman has already 'closed and terminated' the probe into President Rodrigo Duterte stemming from the plunder complaint filed against him by Senator Antonio Trillanes.  Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque  vows to resign from his post if Senator Grace Poe's bill on 'fake news' and similar initiatives become ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Morales on Carandang suspension, Roque on fake news, Taguba ordered arrested | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales will not enforce the 90-day preventive suspension order issued by Malacañang against Overall Deputy Ombudsman Arthur Carandang.  Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque denies he ever encouraged fake news.  The Manila Regional Trial Court orders the arrest of Customs fixer Mark Taguba and other middlemen charged for the smuggling of P6.4 billion ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 31st, 2018

Plunder complaint vs Abaya and Aquino, Roque on Santiago, Robredo on Marcos | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Transportation Department files a plunder complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman against half of former president Benigno Aquino's Cabinet over the alleged anomalous contracts for the MRT3.  Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio questions Free Legal Assistance Group lawyer Chel Diokno on what the police means by 'neutralizing' suspects.  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2017

Facebook shut 583 million fake accounts in first 3 months of 2018

PARIS, France – Facebook axed 583 million fake accounts in the first three months of 2018, the social media giant said in a blog post , Tuesday, May 15, US time, detailing how it enforces "community standards" against sexual or violent images, terrorist propaganda or hate speech  Responding to calls for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Duterte on Philippine Rise, Bello applies for Ombudsman post, Albayalde on barangay officials | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte has advised two assistant secretaries from the Justice Department and the Public Works Department to resign due to alleged corruption.  President Rodrigo Duterte is not pushing through with a plan to ride a jet ski around Philippine Rise or Benham Rise.  A Rappler source says Labor Secretary Silvestre ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Sereno on SC, Duterte on Forbes list, Vietnam on China | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will join the special session of the Supreme Court en banc on Friday but will inhibit if the justices vote on the quo warranto petition to oust her.  Malacañang says it respects the Office of the Ombudsman's probe into President Rodrigo Duterte's son.  Forbes magazine ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

Tulfo brothers to return P60M, Robredo backs Sereno, Mayweather to visit Manila | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Tulfo brothers  are returning the 60 million pesos paid to them by the Tourism Department.  Vice President Leni Robredo  backs Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, who faces potential ouster from the Supreme Court.  Rappler Holdings Corporation and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa  accuse the Bureau of Internal Revenue of 'selective justice' in the 133-million-peso tax evasion complaint it filed against the social news network and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Malacañang on PES official, PCOO on Facebook fact-checking, Comey on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang says the Philippines merely exercised its sovereign right when it barred a European political party official from entering the country.  The Presidential Communications Operations Office expresses its opposition to Facebook's tie-up with Rappler and Vera Files for fact-checking news.  Former and current members of the police's Special Action Force file charges before the Ombudsman against its former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Duterte on Bensouda, Sereno’s SALNs, National Privacy Commission on Facebook | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte threatens to have International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda arrested if she sets foot in the country to proceed with her probe into his anti-drugs campaign.  Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno now has 11 Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth from when she worked at the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

Zuckerberg on Facebook, Duterte and Xi on West Philipines Sea, Trump on Russia | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg concedes the regulation of social media companies is 'inevitable.'  Facebook announces its partnership with Rappler and Vera Files for a third-party fact-checking program in the Philippines.  Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping give the 'go signal' for their countries to craft a framework for joint exploration in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

Aguirre resigns, Albayalde is new PNP Chief, Cambridge Analytica and Duterte | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte  says he has accepted the resignation of Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre.  President Rodrigo Duterte says National Capital Region Police Chief Oscar Albayalde will replace PNP Chief Ronald dela Rosa.  Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno  wants 4 Supreme Court justices to inhibit themselves from the quo warranto petition filed against her.  Vice President Leni Robredo asks the Supreme Court to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 5th, 2018

DFA on Demafelis, Akbayan Youth files complaint vs Uson, Kim Jong-un attends concert | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippines hails the death sentence given to the killers of Joanna Demafelis, the overseas Filipino worker found dead in a freezer in Kuwait.  Akbayan Youth members file a complaint against Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson for fake news and disinformation. P hilippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa says the video showing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2018

When Philippine media is threatened

MANILA, Philippines – The accusations come from many places: private messages on social media accounts, public posts on Facebook, a podium with the presidential seal. Journalists are fake news. Journalists are paid hacks. They are too ugly to write, too corrupt to be believed, too biased to report. The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 29th, 2018

Roque on ICC withdrawal, Inciting to sedition charges vs Trillanes, Poe vs Roque on fake news | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque denies President Rodrigo Duterte's bid to withdraw the Philippines from the International Criminal Court is a sign of cowardice.  The Pasay City Prosecutor’s Office files inciting to sedition charges against Senator Antonio Trillanes. Former state prosecutor now Judge Aristotle Reyes says he is 'saddened' he is being probed over his ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

Rappler cyberlibel case, Robredo on poll fraud allegations, Roque on Sereno | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The National Bureau of Investigation recommends to the Justice Department that Rappler be prosecuted for cyber libel a little over a week after it dismissed the same case.  Vice President Leni Robredo wants the probe into Senator Tito Sotto’s allegations of electoral fraud in 2016 to push through. P residential Spokesperson Harry Roque describes Chief Justice ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2018

Sereno won’t resign, Malacañang on joint exploration, Duterte on UN rapporteurs | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says she is not resigning.  Malacañang says there are two areas in the West Philippine Sea that are being considered for joint exploration by the Philippines and China through corporations.  Vice President Leni Robredo says lawmakers should first pass an anti-political dynasty law before they pursue ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2018

China’s illegal entry in Benham Rise, Roque on People Power, Pimentel on Duterte-Carpio | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon and the Foreign Affairs Department admit Chinese survey ships have a record of illegal entry in Benham Rise or Philippine Rise.  Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque insists the Duterte administration does not think the 1986 EDSA Revolution is 'fake news,' despite an online poll conducted by Communications Assistant ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018