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COMMENTARY: The Presidentiable to be wary of in 2016

MELBOURNE, Australia (MindaNews/29 July) — In principle, being a mayor or a governor can be an on-the-job training of sorts for the presidency. Unfortunately, recent experience has shown that local… »

MIND DA SONA: To Be Honest

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 6:30 pm, 27 July 2015) – President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III stepped down the podium about fifteen minutes ago, somber-faced. He did not shake… »

BISAG UNSA: Natulog nga Higante

DAKBAYAN SA DABAW (MindaNews / 28 Hulyo) – Si Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) ang nagbansag sa Tsina nga “Natulog nga Higante,” kun (Sleeping Giant). Niya pa: “Pasagdi nga matulog ang Tsina,… »

TINGOG SA SUBA: Grado!

Karo’ng adlawa si Pnoy kulatado sa iya intawong grado adunay nihatag niya og singko kakuripot ba kuno Ang uban sa kaluoy siguro, otso ang uban ning-bilib gyud, nuwebe ambot, nakadawat… »

COMMENT: BBL: Aquino Assumes Command (2b)  

II. Truth on Sincerity Exposed (Continuation) GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/27 July 2015) — The voting of the AHCBBL on its report as recapitulated in the first part of this article… »

Top Stories

BIMP biz leaders’ meet in Davao to tackle ICT industry

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/29 July) — Some 300 business leaders from Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Philippines will meet at the Chief Executive Officers’ Conference and Exhibit on August 19, 2015 at… »

Entry of IT firm seen to boost employment in Davao’s BPM industry

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/29 July) — A new multi-national company will open at the Matina IT Park next month, a development that is seen to boost employment generation in the city’s… »

Campaign launched to unite Filipino youth vs climate change

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/29 July) — A campaign to harness the youth’s social media presence to produce positive changes in climate change awareness and mitigation was launched in Davao City Wednesday.… »

House resumes BBL interpellation on Aug. 4; still no substitute bill at the Senate

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/28 July) – The House of Representatives will resume the interpellation period for House Bill 5811, the substitute bill to the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) on Tuesday,… »

BBL in PNoy’s SONA: 3 minutes out of 130-minute speech

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/28 July) –   One paragraph, the rest video materials, for a total of three minutes on what is supposed to be an “urgent” bill — the Bangsamoro Basic… »

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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