By Gil Cabacungan
Congress and several business groups have described as an attack on an individual’s constitutional right to privacy the unilateral move by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) requiring taxpayers to reveal more details about their bank deposits in their income tax returns beginning this year.
The U.N. General Assembly has unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at protecting the right to privacy against unlawful surveillance in the digital age.
Georgia’s deputy interior minister has been arrested for allegedly leaking a gay sex tape involving a critical journalist, officials said Monday.
It’s a good bet that in the not-so-distant future, aerial drones will be part of everyday life in the U.S.
By Tetch Torres
The heart of Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act which is Section 12 or the Collection of Traffic Data is “barely constitutional,” government lawyers admitted before the Supreme Court Tuesday.
By DJ Yap
Now that waivers of bank secrecy rights are all the rage, are police officers prepared to make their accounts public? “It’s a personal decision,” the spokesperson of the Philippine National Police, Senior Superintendent Generoso Cerbo Jr., said on Wednesday.
By Norman Bordadora
President Benigno Aquino III said Thursday he and radio-TV personality Grace Lee, whom he recently admitted to be dating, were doing well but asked the public to respect the privacy of the South Korean woman’s family.
By Julie M. Aurelio
MANILA – Good news for those who are uncomfortable about going through security scanners at airports. Authorities at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport here are eyeing several top-of-the-line models to replace the old ones. The main sell of prospective new machines: they should not show too much, if at all, of the human body’s sensitive [...]
By Norman Bordadora
JALAJALA, Rizal, Philippines—President Benigno Aquino III has again made a reference to his love life that he has repeatedly asked the media to lay off from and keep private. In a speech before national officials, local government executives and fisherfolk during the annual seeding of the Laguna Lake here on Tuesday, Mr. Aquino wished that [...]