PEACETALK: We live in the cusp of Philippine history

(Acceptance speech of Orlando B. Cardinal Quevedo, OMI, Archbishop of Cotabato, Bukas-Palad awardee 2014, Ateneo de Manila University, September 2014) Most profoundly I thank Ateneo de Manila University, its Board… »

BISAG UNSA: Ang Kahawod sa Mga Pilipino sa Tuig 1730

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (MindaNews/Septiembre 16) — Ang Katsilang Heswita nga si Pedro Murillo y Velarde na-asayn dinhis Pilipinas sa mga tuig 1730. Otro sab ning nakamenos pag-ayo sa mga Pilipino… »


Samok pa kanus-a gud ang politiko dili mangambisyon og 2nd term maka-addict baya ang intelligence fund ug tanang funds nga binuang mao bitaw’ng daghay gusto’g 2nd,3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th,… »

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: A frantic search for viable candidates

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/16 September) — What a lousy fix our society is in today. No statesmen on sight. No inspiring voice. No one to inspire or lift the… »


Di gyud angay maguol si mam kung siya gibalibaran nilang tanan tutal naa pa man ang nanay ni Pacman di ba perfect match dili gyud too much imagina ang pinaka-bright… »

Top Stories

3 of 6 Ateneo de Manila awardees are Mindanawons

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/16 September) – Three of six awardees honored by the Ateneo de Manila University during a Special Academic Convocation on Tuesday afternoon are Mindanawons: “Missionary and Peace-builder” Orlando… »

7 hurt in GenSan blast

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/16 September) — Seven people were injured when a suspected improvised bomb exploded at a plaza located infront of the main city hall building here on Tuesday… »

Search and rescue ops for missing Maharlika 2 passengers called off; retrieval on

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/16 September) — From search and rescue, authorities have shifted to retrieval operations for the still unaccounted passengers of the ill-fated MV Maharlika 2 since Monday evening. Capt.… »

Sister ferry of ill-fated Maharlika 2 has ‘major deficiencies’– MARINA

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/16 September) – The seaworthiness of a sister vessel of the ill-fated M/V Maharlika 2 has come under question and its owner was already issued a suspension order,… »

Davao City lacks equipment for disposing dirt from drainage canals

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/16 September) — The Drainage Maintenance Unit of the City Engineer’s Office lacked equipment for the fast disposal of dirt gathered from drainage canals, DMU chief Yusof Jimlani… »

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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