This year's Golden Horse Film Awards were announced on Saturday (27 Nov), and the films Revolution Of Our Times and The Falls, as well as actors Chang Chen and Alyssa Chia, were among the big winners. (Check out the full list of winners here.)
Here are photos of the awards attendees and their outfits:
Kabataan Party-list (Youth Party-list) first nominee and national president Raoul Manuel criticized the proposal of vice presidential aspirant Sara Duterte to impose mandatory military service for all 18-year-old citizens should she be elected to power.
Facebook posts claim that no building in the US capital may be taller than the Washington Monument, the obelisk memorializing the country's first president. But while there are restrictions on taller buildings in the city, these were set based on street width, not the monument's height."One detail that is seldom mentioned is that in Washington, D.C. there can never be a building of greater height than the Washington Monument," says a January 19, 2022 Facebook post. Screenshot of a Facebook post
Presidential aspirant Ka Leody de Guzman stressed the importance of attending the debates organized by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), saying that candidates who fail to appear for the arguments may be “capricious” or “hiding something.”
Multiple Facebook posts purport to show a "diamond-encrusted airplane" from the UAE-based airline Emirates. However, the posts are misleading; the images were in fact digitally created by Pakistani artist Sara Shakeel. A collage of three images of an aircraft sitting on a runway were shared in this post, published on Facebook on December 10, 2021.The English- and Sinhala-language caption to the post reads: "Emirates Diamond-Encrusted Airplane. What a beauty". Screenshot of the Facebook post capt
After failing to appear in the interviews hosted by GMA Network’s Jessica Soho, Marcos spokesperson Atty. Vic Rodriguez said that award-winning journalist Jessica Soho was “biased against the Marcoses.”
Two images of Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto donned in traditional attire have been shared multiple times on Facebook and Twitter alongside a claim that he sought divine power from witch doctors ahead of the 2022 general elections. But this is false: the photos were taken at an annual cultural festival in Turkana County in December 2021.A Facebook post published on December 11, 2021, shared the images of Ruto in what appears to be a thatched house. It alleged that he visited a witch docto
After being alleged that he “tainted” Pasig City vice mayor Iyo Caruncho Bernardo’s family reputation, mayor Vico Sotto responded: “Bakit ‘family's reputation’.. may sinabi ba ako tungkol sa pamilya niya? (Why ‘family’s reputation’.. did I say anything about his family?)”, with a matching crylaugh emoji.
Multiple posts resurfacing on social media in South Africa and elsewhere purport that Durex has created a reversible condom, made for “repeated wear”. But the claim is false: the company confirmed they have not launched such a product. Reusing a condom in this manner significantly decreases its effectiveness.The posts on Facebook and Twitter show the picture of a blue Durex-branded box with descriptions such as “like 2 condoms in one!” and “two-sided condoms for repeated use”. Image of the fake
Photos of fish washed up on beaches have circulated in Facebook posts that claim they show scenes in Tonga after the Pacific island was hit by a tsunami. But the images have been shared in a false context: they have previously circulated in news reports about incidents in Australia, Uruguay, and Fiji."Dead fish washed ashore on Tonga after the Volcanic eruptions. The crabs though having a field day on the beach!" reads this Facebook published on January 17, 2022.It has been shared more than 1,70