PH media condemn denial of franchise for ABS-CBN based on ‘whim’

Many Filipinos keen on role of independent press, keeping politicians in check: Survey

Filipino Seafarers Find Their Future – and Lives - Adrift

VERA FILES FACT SHEET: What does the law say about fair comments? 4 things you need to know

COVID-19 Watch


VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Roque contradicts Año on COVID house-to-house operations, blames gov’t critics

Palace Spokesperson Harry Roque contradicted Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Jim Paredes, netizens share FAKE Bong Go quote on ABS-CBN franchise denial

At least one Facebook (FB) page and three netizens, including singer and vocal administration critic…

VERA FILES FACT SHEET: The issue over ABS-CBN’s blocktime agreement

After the committee on legislative franchises of the House of Representatives rejected ABS-CBN’s bid…

PH media condemn denial of franchise for ABS-CBN based on ‘whim’

Over 500 members of media across platforms from different parts of the Philippines banded together…


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

Wildlife and COVID-19: What the public can do

Wildlife to COVID-19: The Real Culprits

Upside of Covid-19 pandemic- clear skies

Bats, Snakes, and Pangolins: The COVID-19 Suspects


​ Vico Sotto: A year of good governance

​ Rape and domestic violence as the silent pandemic

Comics provide laughter, comfort and sanity during COVID-19

Conductor Darrel Ang: ‘Live streaming’ is the future’

The evolution of Richard Gomez

No more live concerts, ballet and theater seasons for CCP in 2020

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