China's gay community scored a victory after a massively popular social media platform reversed a ban on "homosexual" content, but challenges remain in a country where LGBT culture remains taboo in the entertainment industry.
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Senator Leila de Lima on Sunday called on netizens, media outfits, journalists and technology companies to launch a concerted effort in combating the proliferation of fake news in the country.
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Several Democratic lawmakers upbraided President Donald Trump on Friday for using social media to telegraph potential attacks against Syria, warning that his "reckless" and "taunting" language endangers American troops.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Thursday deplored the alleged “impunity” of fake news purveyors who continue to spread false and information in social media to advance their own personal and political agendas.
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The government must hype as a “big global event” the reopening of new and improved Boracay tentatively in October, Senator Ralph Recto said on Thursday.
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Mark Zuckerberg will appear before US lawmakers this week as a firestorm rocks Facebook over its data privacy scandal, with pressure mounting for new regulations on social media platforms.
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Senator Kiko Pangilinan disowned the list of supposed senatorial candidates of the Liberal Party (LP) spreading on social media, saying the lineup is unofficial.
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A brave Senator Nancy Binay is attempting to shut down bashers and bullies online by spreading positivity instead of hate. In a Facebook post, Binay has started to give tips on how to deal with cyber bullies starting with the "Ignore…
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India's ruling and main opposition parties on Monday accused each other of using social media dirty tricks to mine and share followers' personal data.
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The Nordic region's largest bank Nordea said Wednesday it would not allow its investment funds to buy stocks in Facebook after the social media giant was ensnarled in a major data scandal.
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It was one of hundreds of cute questionnaires that were shared widely on Facebook and other social media, like "Which Pokeman Are You?" and "What Are Your Most Used Words?"
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Sri Lanka's foreign ministry Tuesday suspended a senior diplomat for threatening to slit the throats of minority Tamils protesting outside its High Commission in London.
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Plaudits poured out for the Philadelphia Eagles on social media on Sunday after they vanquished the mighty New England Patriots 41-33 to win a first Super Bowl title.
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Dapat may pananagutan ang gobyerno sa maling post sa social media - Senator Grace Poe
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Thailand's junta number two has been snapped with 25 different luxury watches worth $1.2 million since a 2014 coup, social media sleuths said Wednesday, a day after the ex-general vowed to resign if a graft panel finds him guilty of…
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Internationally acclaimed Filipino performer Lea Salonga has reminded Senator Sherwin Gatchalian he’s prone to attacks by bashers as a politiko following his public meltdown on Twitter.
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US President Donald Trump tweeted right to the end of 2017 Sunday, boasting of his accomplishments in his turbulent first year in office and throwing down the gauntlet for the US midterm elections.
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Russian-linked fake social media accounts have systematically attempted to amplify social division in Britain around the terror attacks of the past year, according to a new study released Monday.
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Vice President Leni Robredo has urged Filipinos to stand up against extrajudicial killings and even trolls lurking in social media on the commemoration of Human Rights Day.
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Former US president Barack Obama has urged American voters to remain engaged, using the example of Nazi Germany as a cautionary tale about the dangers of complacency.
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Pope Francis's embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry comment on social media in Myanmar, where just days earlier he chose not to publicly air their plight.
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Kris Aquino has scoffed at the allegation of former broadcaster Jay Sonza that her late father, former senator Benigno Aquino Jr., didn’t pass the bar exam.