Misinfodemic as vicious as coronavirus

The bigger picture in Duterte’s VFA outburst

VERA FILES FACT SHEET: The legality of motorcycle taxis

Uneasy calm as Taal watch continues


VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Pimentel's claim that Duterte may unilaterally cancel VFA needs context

Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III’s claim that President Rodrigo Duterte may cancel the Visiting…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Andanar falsely claims PH has strongest GDP growth rate in ASEAN

Communications Secretary Martin Andanar was wrong when, citing the Department of Finance (DoF), he…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: ‘Duterte Legacy’ flier mixes true figures with inaccurate, misleading, out-of-context data

On Jan. 17, the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) launched the “Duterte Legacy”…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: PNA background info on Sabio withdrawal of ICC communication misleading

The Philippine News Agency (PNA), a State-run “web-based newswire service,” misled readers when it…


Misinfodemic as vicious as coronavirus

Tokhang officials’ nightmare comes true

The bigger picture in Duterte’s VFA outburst


PWD Files

Accessibility, Sensitivity toward PWD commuters

Not a good day for many vulnerable voters

Evacuation centers, relief goods not PWD-inclusive

PWDs left behind in Marikina’s disaster preparedness efforts

Earth Files

Uneasy calm as Taal watch continues

Taal roars after four decades of almost silence

Public urged to use eco-friendly materials and curb wasteful consumption

A decade after Ondoy, lessons are still being learned


Mad scenes in Lucia di Lammermoor and beyond

Portrait of Filipino tenors as Edgardo di Ravenswood

Not Visual Noise: A New Way of Looking. Period.

Jury’s verdict vs. audience choice in 2019 MMFF

Us against Them

Songbirds sing again in protected forest on Cebu island

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