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Sydney puts on dazzling 2019 fireworks, but gets the year wrong

Jan 01, 2019 - 12:08 PM

More than 1.5 million people packed the harbor front of Australia's largest city and noticed a signage beamed onto one of the Sydney Harbor Bridge's pylons: 'Happy New Year 2018!'

AUSTRALIA. New Year's Eve fireworks erupt over Sydney's iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House during the fireworks show. Photo by Peter Parks/AFP

Apple fined millions in Australia for false iPhone claims

Jun 19, 2018 - 1:19 PM

'The court declared the mere fact that an iPhone or iPad had been repaired by someone other than Apple did not, and could not, result in the consumer guarantees ceasing to apply, or the consumer's right to a remedy being extinguished,' ACCC Commissioner Sarah Court says

FINES. A picture shows the Apple logo outside the Apple store in Covent Garden in London August 30, 2016. File photo by Daniel Lean-Olivas/AFP

Outgoing envoy of 'Norwegia' hails ties with Philippines

Jun 18, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Outgoing Norwegian Ambassador Erik Førner pushes for the resumption of peace talks with communist rebels

ORDER OF SIKATUNA. President Rodrigo Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna to outgoing Norwegian Ambassador Erik Førner. Photo from the Norwegian Embassy in the Philippines

Taiwan passports recalled over picture mix-up

Dec 28, 2017 - 7:05 PM

The costly design blunder mistakenly swaps an image of an airport in Washington DC for the island's main airport

VISIT TAIWAN. Taiwan's national flag flutters beside Taipei 101 at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei on October 7, 2012. File photo by Mandy Cheng/AFP

Corrections: November 2017

Nov 05, 2017 - 3:12 PM

The following articles have been corrected for errors

'Lei Miserables': Editor notes mistakenly published in PNA articles

Sep 08, 2017 - 4:32 PM

UPDATED The Philippine News Agency is panned for errors on their website once again

Corrections: September 2017

Sep 01, 2017 - 2:15 PM

The following articles have been corrected for errors

Corrections: August 2017

Aug 16, 2017 - 3:34 PM

The following articles have been corrected for errors

#SaferRoadsPH: What factors affect road safety in Iloilo?

Jul 22, 2017 - 8:49 PM

In Rappler’s SaferRoadsPH Forum local officials discuss the factors that affect the road conditions of Iloilo and what can be done to prevent accidents

ROAD SAFETY. Iloilo City Mayor Jed Mabilog says the LTO should be stricter in issuing driver's license

Corrections: June 2017

Jun 17, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The following articles have been corrected for factual errors

Human error: Leading cause of road mishaps in Metro Manila

May 05, 2017 - 2:00 PM

The Metro Manila Accident Recording and Analysis System says there were 109 322 road crash incidents in the National Capital Region in 2016 a 14 33 increase over 2015

Human error has been on the top contributor to road accidents recorded for the past 6 years.

Corrections: May 2017

May 01, 2017 - 11:48 PM

The following articles have been corrected for factual errors

Senate probe, war on drugs, Oscars | Midday wRap

Feb 28, 2017 - 12:42 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Chay Hofileña

Facebook mistakenly declares Zuckerberg 'dead'

Nov 12, 2016 - 9:53 AM

Some two million errant memorials including one for Facebook co founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg are posted on profile pages

Code mismatch, Sixto Brillantes, Trending Topics | 6PM wRap

May 13, 2016 - 7:54 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Report blames deadly Air Algerie crash on pilot errors

Apr 22, 2016 - 11:06 PM

The final report on a 2014 Air Algerie airliner crash that killed 116 people says the accident was largely due to the pilots failing to activate the plane s anti icing system

AFTERMATH. A French soldier and a journalist look at debris of the Air Algerie Flight AH 5017 scattered at the crash site in Mali's Gossi region, west of Gao, on July 26, 2014. Photo by Sia Kambou / AFP

Path kembali normal, netizen curhat #KehidupanDiPath

Mar 04, 2016 - 3:37 PM

KehidupanDiPath sempat menjadi trending topic

Path menghadirkan pembaruan versi 5.0.

'Human error' caused deadly German train crash

Feb 16, 2016 - 9:57 PM

UPDATED A 39 year old signalling worker is charged with negligence leading to the accident

DEADLY COLLISION. Firefighters move rescue equipment to the site of a train accident near Bad Aibling, Germany, February 9, 2016. Photo by Paul Winterer/EPA

That's what Xi said? China state media scolded for typo

Dec 07, 2015 - 8:36 PM

Staff at the state run China News Service switched two Chinese characters with similar sounds

Chinese President Xi Jinping. EPA file photo

Duterte’s candidacy, UCPB shares, Curry on fire | 6PM wRap

Oct 29, 2015 - 7:20 AM

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Punish publishers of error-filled textbooks – congressman

Jun 19, 2015 - 5:06 PM

Valenzuela Representative Sherwin Gatchalian seeks a probe into the process through which DepEd and public schools buy textbooks from private publishers

Corrections: January 2015

Feb 03, 2015 - 12:26 AM

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'Kyrzbekistan': Typo creates funny, fictional new country

Jan 11, 2015 - 10:56 AM

Never heard of Kyrzbekistan? Thanks to social media now you will

Corrections: December 2014

Dec 27, 2014 - 9:37 PM

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Corrections: November 2014

Dec 09, 2014 - 11:03 AM

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Corrections: October 2014

Nov 06, 2014 - 1:33 PM

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Corrections: September 2014

Oct 07, 2014 - 11:11 AM

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'Human error' caused crash of PH military's new chopper

Sep 10, 2014 - 8:51 AM

The grounding order on the other choppers has apparently been lifted Two Sokol were spotted in Fort Magsaysay Nueva Ecija last week

Corrections: August 2014

Aug 31, 2014 - 1:36 AM

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Oops: Australian hospital declares 200 patients dead in error

Aug 14, 2014 - 12:16 PM

The error by Austin Hospital in Melbourne was spotted within hours and the doctors were contacted but not before at least one had called a family member to express their condolences

Corrections: July 2014

Jul 28, 2014 - 2:07 PM

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Corrections: June 2014

Jun 30, 2014 - 3:34 PM

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Corrections: May 2014

May 01, 2014 - 1:46 PM

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Corrections: April 2014

Apr 30, 2014 - 2:28 PM

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Australian paper apologizes for 'world is fukt' headline

Apr 29, 2014 - 3:41 PM

The editor in chief of the Australian Financial Review said the mistake was due to a production and printing error

PUBLISHING ERROR. Screenshot of the CapitalQ CAs Twitter account showing some of the publishing errors for the Australian Financial Review.

Moyes laments United's 'school-boy error' in Munich

Apr 10, 2014 - 2:04 PM

I m pleased with the performance but a couple of small errors cost us in the end

'SCHOOL-BOY ERROR'. Manchester United manager David Moyes admits a 'school-boy error' led to their demise in the Champions League quarterfinals against Bayern. Photo by Andreas Gebert/EPA

Corrections: March 2014

Mar 31, 2014 - 1:16 PM

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Corrections: February 2014

Feb 08, 2014 - 6:56 PM

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Corrections: January 2014

Jan 01, 2014 - 8:05 AM

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Kristen Stewart's 'Bella noises'

Mar 17, 2013 - 7:36 PM

No movie is without sin and Twilight is no exception