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  • Good vs. Evil

    Good vs. Evil

    St. Michael the Archangel emerges victorious over Lucifer in this epic battle of good versus evil as portrayed by street dancers Tuesday (27 Sept 2016). The “Sayaw Saulog” street d ...

  • Carry that Bike

    Carry that Bike

    Mountain bikers carry their bicycles instead of negotiating the very steep climb during the UCCI Iligan MTB XC Circuit Race Sunday (25 September 2016), one of the activites lined u ...

  • Peace Process Forum

    Peace Process Forum

    National Democratic Front of the Philippines chair Luis Jalandoni gives an update on the peace process before students during a forum at the Holy Cross Davao College, Davao City on ...

  • Coal-fired

    Coal-fired

    President Rodrigo R. Duterte joins the ocular inspection of the Filinvest Development Corporation Misamis 405-MW coal-fired power plant during its inauguration in Villanueva, Misam ...

Marine Reservists

Marine Reservists

A Philippine Marine officer talks to recruits who volunteered to become reservists from the provinces of Sultan Kudarat and Maguindanao last Saturday (14 Aug 2016). About 2,000 sh ...

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Past midnight visit

Past midnight visit

President Rodrigo Duterte pays his respects to one of the four slain soldiers at the wake inside the Eastern Mindanao Command in Davao City past midnight Sunday, August 7, 2016. D ...

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Four dead

Four dead

The remains of four Army soldiers killed in an encounter with the New Peoples Army (NPA) in Monkayo and Maragusan towns in Compostela Valley province on August 5 are now in the Ea ...

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President and a patient

President and a patient

President Rodrigo Duterte talks to a patient inside the Southern Philippines Medical Center in Davao City on the wee hours of Friday morning (August 5, 2016). Duterte visited Seni ...

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Empty Boardwalk

Empty Boardwalk

The boardwalk in Cloud Nine is almost empty, which usually happens during low tide as surfers in General Luna, Siargao Island would prefer not to play to avoid getting cut from th ...

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Secret Falls

Secret Falls

Trekkers enjoy the natural pool at the foot of Secret Falls deep in the forest of Barangay Pugaan in Iligan City Thursday morning (4 August 2016). Iligan is known as The City of W ...

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Denial

Denial

Mayor Rasul Sangki voluntarily submits himself to Chief Supt. Agripino Javier, head of the Philippine National Police in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, at the regional ...

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No More Vendors

No More Vendors

Roxas Avenue in Davao City suddenly goes quiet Wednesday evening (3 August 2016) as Mayor Sara Duterte ordered closure of the night market here, saying the vendors have been refus ...

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Siltation

Siltation

A motorist stops to look at the effect of mining operations in the boundary of Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur in kilometer 90 last Thursday (28 July 2016). This is part of ...

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Daddy time

Daddy time

Veronica, youngest daughter of President Rodrigo Duterte, snuggles up to him while watching an intermission number during the Presidential Security Group Fellowship Night at the P ...

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Next steps

Next steps

The government peace panel in the negotiations with the National Democratic Front met Sunday at the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process in Pasig City to discus ...

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Last day

Last day

Thousands flock to the Commission on Elections office in Malaybalay City Satruday morning, July 30, the last day of registration for the October 2016 election of Barangay official ...

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Not welcome

Not welcome

Militants burn the US flag in front of the the gates of the Philippine Air Force base in Lumbia airport in Cagayan de Oro City Friday afternoon, July 29, 2016.  The old commercial ...

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24 hours

24 hours

President Rodrigo Duterte gives the National Democratic Front 24 hours or up to 5 p.m. on July 30 to declare a ceasefire, too, or he will lift the unilateral ceasefire he declared ...

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Smuggled Items

Smuggled Items

Bureau of Customs officials in Northern Mindanao open five containers with two Mercedes Benzes and Porsche cars, used clothing and meat, all worth P11 million at the Mindanao Inte ...

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Police at the Gates

Police at the Gates

Unarmed police officers man the gate at the Department of Social Welfare Development (DSWD) regional office in Cagayan de Oro City Tuesday (26 July 2016) after farmers, demanded f ...

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Curacha

Curacha

Fish vendors in Dapitan City display fresh deep sea crabs or curacha from the island of Silinog, between the island of Mindanao and the province of Negros, early Sunday morning, J ...

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Duterte in Buluan

Duterte in Buluan

President Rodrigo Duterte emphasizes a point in his speech in Buluan, Maguindanao, after inspecting a biomass power plant project inside an oil palm plantation on Friday, July 22, ...

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Marang

Marang

Farmers on their way to deliver newly-harvested marang to a fruit stall along the national highway in Makilala, North Cotabato on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Makilala is a known sour ...

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Mt. Matutum

Mt. Matutum

A rare view of Mt. Matutum from the coastal village of Astorga in Sta. Cruz, Davao Del Sur on Wednesday afternoon, July 20, 2016. Mt. Matutum straddles the pineapple-producing tow ...

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Reunion Across the Table

Reunion Across the Table

Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Sec. Jesus Dureza meets with Moro Islamic Liberation Front Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim on Thursday to discuss the implementation phase of ...

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Ugly Island

Ugly Island

UGLY ISLAND. Hinatuan Island in Tagana-an town in Surigao del Norte is being mined by Hinatuan Mining Corporation, a subsidiary of Nickel Asia Corporation. The mining company repo ...

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T’nalak Festival

T’nalak Festival

Students from Lake Sebu, South Cotabato perform during the street dancing competition that highlights the Golden Foundation Anniversary and T'nalak Festival of the province on Mon ...

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Irreparable Damage

Irreparable Damage

Eroded soil caused by the operations of Wellex Mining covers a portion of the foreshore in Barangay Plaridel in Libjo town in Dinagat Province. Residents said the place used to be ...

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Sunday lunch

Sunday lunch

Residents gather shells and sea cucumber for Sunday lunch at the White Sand Beach in Barangay San Pedro, Panabo City in Davao del Norte. MindaNews photo by Carolyn O. Arguillas ...

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Selfie

Selfie

A trekker takes his selfie on top of Dodiongan Falls, which is 70 feet high, in Iligan City Sunday (17 July 2016). MindaNews photo by Bobby Timonera ...

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Acclimatization Training

Acclimatization Training

Marathon swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine has started his acclimatization training in Folkestone, United Kingdom beginning Monday with water temperature of 15 degrees Cels ...

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Moving forward

Moving forward

Moro Islamic Liberation Front chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim talks about moving forward in the peace process with government in an interview in the garden fronting the MILF Central Co ...

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Bangsamoro Stories

Bangsamoro Stories

Survivor Fatima Nagli narrates at the July 13, 2016 Cotabato City  launch of the book “Peace is for Everyone: Bangsamoro Stories of Hope, Survival, Pain and Resilience” what happe ...

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Hydro Project

Hydro Project

Workers at work to build the P13-billion Hedcor run-of-river hydro projects in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon on Tuesday (12 July 2016). The two projects will generate 68.8 megawatts of ...

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Asia-Pacific baseball tourney

Asia-Pacific baseball tourney

Baseball players from Sarangani representing the Philippines battle Japan during the Asia-Pacific Intermediate League Baseball Tournament at The Villages in Clark, Pampanga on Mon ...

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Hariraya Eid’l Fitr

Hariraya Eid’l Fitr

President Rodrigo Duterte talks about his peace roadmap before Moro religious and political leaders at the Mindanao Hariraya Eid'l Fitr 2016 at SMX Convention Center in Davao City ...

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Harvesting citronella

Harvesting citronella

Farmers harvest citronella leaves at a cooperative farm in Barangay Impalutao in Impasugong, Bukidnon on Thursday (July 7, 2016). Citronella serves as base ingredient for lotion a ...

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Passenger Rody

Passenger Rody

A Philippine Air Lines steward greets President Rodrigo Duterte at the economy section of the aircraft that would bring him to Davao City from Manila on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Du ...

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Eid’l Fit’r

Eid’l Fit’r

Children of Muslim worshippers watch as their elders touch the ground in prayer at the Don Gregorio Pelaez Sports Center in Cagayan de Oro City on Wednesday (July 6, 2016) to mark ...

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Last day of fasting

Last day of fasting

Muslims pray inside a mosque in Mini-Forest Village in Davao City on Tuesday (July 5, 2016), a day before Muslims all over the world celebrate Eid'l Fitr to mark the end of Ramada ...

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Robredo in the Palace

Robredo in the Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte receives Vice President Leni Rodredo in Malacanang on Monday (July 4, 2016). Malacanang News and Information Bureau ...

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Deep and Cool

Deep and Cool

Tayangban Cave Pool in Barangay Datu in Pilar town in Siargao Islands, Surigao del Norte has been drawing tourists for its cold, deep water and a cave system which hosts hundreds ...

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Duterte Comes Home

Duterte Comes Home

President Rodrigo Duterte greets bystanders using an onboard megaphone along Quirino Avenue, Davao City on Friday night (July 2, 2016) as his convoy stops due to a traffic jam. Du ...

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Three Winners

Three Winners

Rep. Rolando Uy (First Dist., Cagayan de Oro City, left) and his son, Vice Mayor Joaquin Uy (right), flank Mayor Oscar Moreno as they pray during their inaugural at the Freedom Ki ...

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Slay Attempt

Slay Attempt

Surigao City radio anchorman Saturnino "Jan" Estanio, Jr. survived a slay attempt outside his house Thursday (30 June 2016). He suffered gunshot wounds on his back while his 12-ye ...

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Banana cue in Malacanang

Banana cue in Malacanang

Labeled "pritong saging" (fried banana) but more popularly known in Davao as "banana cue,"  was served at the inauguration of President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines’ 16th Pres ...

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Watching President Digong

Watching President Digong

Vendors and stall owners in Bankerohan market in Davao City watch seven-term Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte deliver his inaugural address as the country’s 16th President and the ...

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The President’s children

The President’s children

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs his oath of office with his four children behind him (L to R) Paolo, Sara, Veronica and Sebastian. Looking on is Supreme Court Associate Justic ...

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President Digong

President Digong

Long-time Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes his oath before Supreme Court Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes, at exactly 12 noon on June 30, 2016, to begin his six-year t ...

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Last wave

Last wave

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte waves his city goodbye as he boards a private jet to Manila, for his new journey starting at noon of June 30, 2016 as the 16th President of the Ph ...

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Livestreaming

Livestreaming

On the eve of the inauguration of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday (30 June 2016), workers install a makeshift screen at Bankerohan Market in Davao City to livestream t ...

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Educational Bonus

Educational Bonus

Employees of the City Government of Davao queue on Tuesday afternoon (28 June 2016) to claim their P10,000 'educational assistance' fund, which was earlier announced by outgoing M ...

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Uncertainty in CDO

Uncertainty in CDO

Policemen guard the Cagayan de Oro City Hall on Tuesday (28 June 2016) to prevent any untoward incident between followers of Mayor Oscar Moreno and former Mayor Vicente Emano. The ...

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