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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… »

TINGOG SA SUBA: Iwas Sunog!

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… »

WAYWARD AND FANCIFUL: Hawk

DUMAGUETE CITY (MindaNews/03 March) — Thank God for soul sisters. They know when your heart is breaking. I’m here in Dumaguete, ostensibly to speak at a multidisciplinary interfaith forum in… »

COMMENTARY: Asking the Right Question: Acceptability of a Watered-Down BBL

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/03 March) — Much has been said regarding the incident that occurred on the 25th of January 2015, in Tukanalipao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao. Several versions of the facts have… »

Top Stories

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… »

Threats to survival of Philippine Eagle persist

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – Threats to the survival of the Philippine Eagle remain to persist amid efforts of private organizations to educate the public about it. Andi… »

Get yourself tested: Health experts on new HIV strain

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – Following the Department of Health’s public advisory on Thursday about the newly-discovered stronger strain of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), local health experts expressed their concern… »

50,000 farmers to benefit from TESDA’s P500M scholarship program

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – Around 50,000 farmers and their dependents from various parts of the country are set to benefit from a P500-million scholarship program for… »

Region XI tourist arrivals in 2014 increase by 25%

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 March) – Tourist arrivals in Region XI last year reached 2.290 million, increasing by 25.37 percent compared to 2013’s 1.827 million. Data from the regional… »

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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