Mind da News: ‘Honorable’ but Irresponsible

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, August 28, 2015 – In the media, they strongly express their optimism the House version of the Bangsamoro Basic Law would be passed next month despite that… »

COMMENTARY: Remembering the Martial Law Supreme Court

MELBOURNE, Australia (MindaNews / 26 Aug) – In a couple of weeks, the entire nation will be commemorating the declaration of Martial Law. Allow me to initiate the process with… »

POETRY: Lost verses

There is a poem In every child that laughs and plays and believes In every woman that cares and suffers in the constancy of a mother’s love In every old… »

BATANG MINDANAW: Riding Toothless

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/25 August) – It was my last day in Malaybalay before leaving for Iligan City. Finally. And I wouldn’t be travelling alone, after all, which was both a… »

BISAG UNSA: Promo sa Kadayawan

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (MindaNews/24 August) — Naeksayt sab ko gamay niadtong Sabado sa Kadayawan sa Dabaw kay nakatayming kog promo samtang nagwindow shopping uban sa akong mga pag-umangkon nga sila… »

Top Stories

UPDATED: Iglesia members in Mindanao converge in Davao for rally  

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Thousands of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) members from various parts of Mindanao will converge in front of the Hall of Justice here starting midnight to… »

Erasing the HIV/AIDS stigma: an uphill battle

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 Aug) — Stigma towards persons with HIV/AIDS and the key population vulnerable to the virus remains to be a primary concern in curbing the ever increasing number… »

Davao City sends 18 pilgrims to Mecca

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 Aug) – Eighteen Muslims here have been chosen by the City Government of Davao to be sent to Mecca in Saudi Arabia for a month-long pilgrimage starting… »

How Molmol Found her new Home

BUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Reading comics was among my childhood habits and the most memorable comics story to me was about a polluted river producing a mutant monster wreaking… »

Rufus’ Sept. 15 target to pass BBL: only 8 session days left

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/29 August) – There are only eight session days left from Monday, August 31 until September 15, the target date for the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law… »

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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