QUN FAYA QUN: Studying the Muslim Communities Post 911

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 September) — The Muslim world has indeed changed after the 9/11 bombing in New York. We may want to ask ourselves, why did it happen? The next… »

BISAG UNSA: Ang Babayeng Pilipina sa Tuig 1720

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (MindaNews/02 September) — Ang Katsilang prayleng Agustinian nga si Gaspar de San Agustin adunay sulat niadtong 1720 nga nagdeskrayb sa mga Pilipino nianang mga panahona. Pagka negatibo… »


Kay bulan naman sa ber unsa’y atong ma-encounter? siyempre feeling pasko na earlier kay mga tindahan nagsugod na og xmas sale pang-haylo sa customer tugnaw na sugod sa September andam-andam… »

COMMENT: Islamophobia: Perception vs. Reality

I. In the Philippines GENERAL SANTOS CITY, September 1, 2014 – The article, “A Second take on Islamopobia” (MindaNews, August 22, 2014), is strikingly interesting. The author, Prof. Yusuf Morales,… »

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Focus on the problem!

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/01 September) — It’s a sad commentary on the role of highly educated citizens like lawyers and educators that even as they inveigh against problems caused… »

Top Stories

Gov’t eyes more sea routes between Mindanao, BIMP-EAGA

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/02 September) — The government is planning to open more shipping routes in the next two years between Mindanao and other key areas within the surging Brunei,… »

Davao needs P4M for ads on revised zoning ordinance

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 September) — The city may have to spend around P4 million for the publication of its amended zoning ordinance, according to the chair of the city council… »

Army captain, 2 militiamen killed in Basilan

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/01 September) – A junior Army officer and two militiamen were killed by suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits in two separate incidents Saturday in the hinterlands of Basilan province,… »

Mindanao’s role in national economy focus of 23rd Minbizcon

GENERAL SANTOS CITY(MindaNews/01 September)–For the third time within 23 years, this city hosted again Monday the Mindanao Business Conference (Minbizcon), and this time, officials underlined the island’s contribution to the… »

Mindanao to benefit most from Asean economic integration – PNoy

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/01 September) — President Benigno S. Aquino III said Monday Mindanao is currently in the best position to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the integration… »

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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