TURNING POINT: The Scourges of Corruption

NAAWAN, Misamis Oriental (MindaNews / 5 March) – Corruption in government service is dishonesty in its worst form and scale. It subverts and weakens the authority of government and deprives… »

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Little things below that make up the big things in the nation

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 5 March) – Most people think governing is a task performed by people in power only, that it only concerns public officials, while the… »

MY MY MY MARAWI: 38 Days After Mamasapano, Back in the Senate

PHILIPPINE SENATE (MindaNews / 4 March) – In the Senate last Tuesday (March 3), many of the Senators stood but not one Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) lobby from the movements. Acceptability… »


Mag-matngon gayud karong bulana pahimangno sa taga-fire department basin moulbo, simbako! ang apartment. Uso man gud karon ang sunog unang semana sa Marso magsugud Ting-init, delikado bisan gani ang painit… »

BALAK: Laylay

Ang duyan nga nuog gitabyog-tabyog aron ang batà makatulóg ug dilì makadungog sa kagahob ug kaalingugngog sa mga butó nga milugatob taliwalà sa kaadlawong mangiob ug kanakò nakapakurog. Sa tingog… »

Top Stories

Lack of business sense, other problems bug PH coffee industry

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 5 March) – Lack of good business sense, among other problems, has bugged the growth of the country’s coffee industry, a former agriculture official… »

Family of slain PNP-SAF from S. Kudarat gets benefit from ECC

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 5 March) – The Employees Compensation Commission (ECC) has released P20,000 in funeral benefit to the family of a police commando from Sultan Kudarat province… »

GenSan LGU allots P8M for courts’ archive building

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 5 March) – The city government has allocated around P8 million for the construction of an archive building for the eight trial courts in the… »

3 soldiers killed, 6 wounded in Sulu roadside bombing

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 5 March) – Three soldiers were killed while six others were wounded Wednesday in a roadside bombing believed to be the handiwork of the Abu Sayyaf… »

Film on Bangsamoro is yet another casualty of the Mamasapano Tragedy

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – A film on the Bangsamoro by a multi-awarded Moro filmmaker has become yet another casualty of the Mamasapano Tragedy. The Film Development Council… »

Around Mindanao

Working Towards a Reconciled Diversity

Working Towards a Reconciled Diversity Statement of Catholic Bishops and Educators on Peacebuilding in Mindanao Davao City April 10, 2014 Sustainable peace and the righting of historical injustices have been… »

IPs to President Aquino: on the Bangsamoro

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT April 7, 2014 HIS EXCELLENCY BENIGNO SIMEON AQUINO III President of the Republic of the Philippines Malacanang, Manila Your Excellency President Aquino:
Greetings of Peace… »

COMMENT: Brownouts Exploited

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/16 March) — Brownouts or power outages are bad. However, what’s worse is the exploitation of brownouts to raise the price of electricity in the spot market.… »

Waterfalls galore!

TRAVEL/FITNESS ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 09 March) – Until recently, I’ve been to eight of Iligan’s two dozen or so waterfalls. Twice I was commissioned by the City Tourism Office… »

Laos kids express hope for the future through images

Through drawings, photos and role play, children from different provinces met in Vientiane to express their vision for their villages by the time they reach 20. VIENTIANE, Laos (MindaNews /… »

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