Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31
Palace tells Maria Ressa: You’re abusing your power as journalist
MANILA, Philippines — Embattled Rappler Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maria Ressa is “weaponizing” the issue on freedom of expression against the government, Malacañang said on Friday.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Meet 'Miss Lambe Hoaks', the government's new antihoax weapon
The Communications and Information Ministry has launched an online anti-hoax show in a fresh approach to counter various falsehoods masquerading as truth, especially those found floating around on social media.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:21
Two monks shot to death in an ambush in Narathiwat
Two monks were killed while two others seriously injured after militants armed with war weapons opened fires on them at their temple in Narathiwat's Sungai Padi district on Friday night.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 18:00
Military to be out in full display for Children’s Day
From Thursday to Saturday, military tanks and heavy weapons will be seen on the streets of Bangkok as preparations are made to mark Children’s Day, Colonel Sirichan Nga-thong, deputy spokesperson for the National Council for Peace and Order, said on Wednesday.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 13:30
Guns examined in shaman shooting
Police have summoned gun owners in Moo 10 village of Tambon Mae La in in Tak's Tha Song Yang district to present their weapons for inspection as they continue their investigations into the shooting of a 60-year-old shaman who was shot dead at his home on Sunday.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 01:00
Mexico’s deadly drug war spawns a new forensic weapon: rehydration
Jorge’s putrefied corpse would have been buried in an unmarked grave but for a rehydration technique pioneered in Mexico that allowed him to be identified by his tattoos and given the send-off his family wanted.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 07:54
Civil rights groups call for Facebook board overhaul
Dozens of civil rights groups on Tuesday called on Facebook to purge Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg from its board for blunders including "weaponizing anti-Semitism."
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:30
Fake news vs fact in online battle for truth
Since US President Donald Trump weaponised the term "fake news" during the 2016 presidential election campaign, the phrase has gone viral.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
Improved network among DTAC’s weapons for return to growth
TOTAL ACCESS Communication (DTAC) next year will focus on getting back to growth, says CEO Alexandra Reich.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 06:51
US intel chief to brief NATO on US withdrawal from INF treaty
US Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Tuesday that he is heading to Europe to explain to allies Washington's decision to pull out of a major nuclear weapons treaty because of Russian violations.
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 20:30
Probe on into weapons found hidden in bushes
Police are investigating the origin of three M4A rifles and 964 bullets that were discovered on Saturday inside large PVC pipes hidden in thick bushes within a tapioca plantation in Chacheongsao province.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Swede reveals secret weapon after winning Phuket Triathlon
PHUKET - FREDRIK CRONEBORG of Sweden relied on his strength in cycling and a home-course advantage to grab his maiden victory in the 25th Laguna Phuket Triathlon on Sunday.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:57
North Korea 'tests high-tech new weapon': KCNA
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the testing of a "high-tech" new weapon, Pyongyang's state media reported Friday, in a move that raises the temperature over denuclearisation talks.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
Poison gas: World War I’s weapon of terror
On April 22, 1915, a greenish fog drifted over the battlefield north of Ypres in Belgium, choking to death some 5,000 French soldiers and heralding a new type of terror on the Western Front.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00
Instagram ramps up battle against bullying
Instagram on Tuesday added more weapons to battle cyber bullying, using artificial intelligence to scan photos for abusive content at the Facebook-owned service.