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

NUJP questions decision barring media coverage of Ampatuan Massacre hearing

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/18 September) – A media organization has questioned the decision of the Quezon City Regional Trial Court barring them from covering the proceedings of the Ampatuan Massacre case… »

Coast Guard starts probe on ill-fated ferry

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Sept) – Coast Guard officials from Manila have started to investigate the ill-fated marine vessel Maharlika 2. The maritime investigation – spearheaded by Commodore Gilbert… »

MARINA reinspects marine vessels in Caraga for seaworthiness

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Sept) – Shortly after the sea mishap involving MV Maharlika 2 which sank off Pintuyan, Southern Leyte, the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) called for reinspection… »

Halal slaughterhouse in Davao pushed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Sept) – Sheep and goat farmers here are asking for a separate slaughterhouse that would cater to halal products for export to Southeast Asian markets,… »

2 Marines fall in drug buy-bust operation in Pagadian

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 17 Sept) – Joint police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) operatives have arrested two Philippine Marines in an anti-drug operation Monday in Zamboanga del Sur,… »

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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