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Martial Law Anniversary Protest

Militant groups in Davao City mark the 46th anniversary of the declaration of martial law by then president Ferdinand E Marcos with a rally at the Freedom Park on Friday, 21 September 2018. The protesters accused President Rodrigo Duterte of having followed the footsteps of Mr. Marcos. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Kitanglad Range

Mt. Kitanglad Range as seen from Barangay Miarayon, Talakag, Bukidnon on Wednesday, 19 September 2018. Mt. Dulang-Dulang, the country's second highest mountain at 2,938 masl, is one of the peaks of this prominent landmark in Northern Mindanao. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Bound for Manila

A farm worker carries a 50-kilo box of assorted vegetables to a truck for shipment in Barangay Miarayon, Talakag, Bukidnon on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2018. The Department of Agriculture is shipping 20 tons of assorted vegetables to Manila to stabilize the rising prices after farms in Baguio City and Northern Luzon were inundated by super typhoon Ompong. MindaNews photo...

Viva Señor!

Diyandi Festival Run

Murad as Voter

At the Moro Islamic Liberation Front's Camp Darapanan on Wednesday morning, 12 September 2018, MILF chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim and Sammy Al-Mansoor, chief of staff of the MILF's armed wing, Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces (not in photo), lead thousands of MILF combatants in registering to be a voter in future Philippine electoral exercises, the first of which is...

Eager to Vote

The Commission on Elections starts a two-day voters registration on Tuesday, 11 September 2018, inside Camp Darapanan in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao for members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. Most of them are first-time registrants who will cast their vote in the plebiscite for the Bangsamoro law in January 2019. MindaNews photo by FERDINANDH B. CABRERA

Carnival in Iligan

Thrill seekers scream as they try the octopus ride, one of the attractions at the “Mugna sa Iligan,” where the carnival and trade fair are, one of venues set up in the runup to the city fiesta celebration on Sept. 29 in honor of patron St. Michael the Archangel. Photographed on Monday (10 September 2018). MindaNews photo by BOBBY...

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Fresh from Mecca

Women Muslim pilgrims from Mecca take a rest at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila while waiting to be checked in for their flight to Cotabato City on Wednesday, 05 September 2018. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Iligan Fiesta Preparation

Workers paint on Monday (3 September 2018) a signage for the upcoming Iligan City fiesta celebration that will culminate on the feast day of St. Michael the Archangel on Sept. 29. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA

Just A Simulation

Armed men abduct journalists on the way to a coverage and force them to drop on the ground during the kidnapping simulation of the media safety training course at the 4th Infantry Division in Camp Evangelista, Cagayan de Oro City on Sunday, Sept 2, 2018. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Run for the Soldiers

No Jeepneys, Buses

In places with neither jeepneys nor buses like Malabang town in Lanao del Sur, residents rely on tricycles as their means of conveyance. August 30, 2018. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Yuan Wang 7

Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 7 docks at Sasa Port, Davao City on August 31, 2018, the second to do so since July. MINDANEWS PHOTO     Read story 

Tuna Festival

The week-long Tuna Festival in General Santos City, now on its 20th year, kicks off with an evening parade on Saturday, 01 September 2018, with several floats participating, including this lighted float depicting underwater life.  Photo by ROMMEL G. REBOLLIDO  

Take a photo

Mayor Sara Duterte takes a photo of the flowers and candles offered at the memorial marker of the September 2, 2016 Roxas night market bombing during the mass for the 2nd year commemoration of the attack on 1 September 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO      Read story   

Kalivungan Festival

Dancers from M'lang, North Cotabato win the Kalivungan Festival street dancing competition in Kidapawan City on Saturday, September 1, 2018. The event ends the week-long festival of the province that also celebrates its 104th Foundation Anniversary. MindaNews photo

Iligan Job Fair

Applicants troop to the job fair on Friday, 31 August 2018, at the Robinson's Mall in Iligan City organized by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA

Isulan blast

Medical personnel at the Sultan Kudaralt Provincial Hospital attend to the injured in the  8:34 p.m. blast along the national highway in Isulan town, Sultan Kudarat on 28 August 2018. One person was killed while at least 33 others were injured. The town is celebrating its 61st anniversary. Photo courtesy of JULS BUNDA   Read story

Fruit Season

Bulad Country

A girl sells bulad or dried fish like katambak and pusit at the wharf area in Pagadian City on Tuesday, 28 August 2018. Katambak sells at 280 pesos and pusit or squid at 850 pesos per kilo. MindaNews photo by GG BUENO

Fiesta Fireworks

Fireworks light up the Ysalina Bridge in Cagayan de Oro City on Monday, August 27, 2018, the eve of the Feast of St. Augustine, the city's patron saint. Photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Tight Watch

A bomb-sniffing dog and his handler keep watch during the civic-military parade in Cagayan de Oro City on August 27, 2018, a day before the Feast of St. Augustine, the city's patron saint. Authorities have tightened security measures, including the jamming of mobile phone signals, for the parade and other activities during the Higalaay Festival. MindaNews photo by FROILAN...

Carnival

Students perform a dance during the Higalaay carnival street dance contest in Cagayan de Oro on Sunday, August 26, 2018. Inspired by the Carnival festival in Brazil, the street dance is one of the key events in the celebration of the feast of St. Augustine, the patron saint of Cagayan de Oro on August 28. MindaNews photo by FROILAN...

Tuna Walk

A laborer unloads a tuna from a fishing vessel, on Saturday, August 26, 2018, at the  usual Market Shed 1 of the General Santos City Fish Port Complex. Fish traders at the port noted a decline in the supply of smaller fishes after a fishing ban on known fishing pockets in international seas took effect.  Photo by ROMMEL G....

Nur and Digong

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Chair Nur Misuari during a meeting held at the Matina Enclaves in Davao City on August 22, 2018. Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza attended the meeting and posted photographs on his Facebook page but said nothing about what was discussed by the...

Eid’l Adha

Meranaw women pray outside a mosque in Balo-i, Lanao del Norte during the Eid'l Adha or Feast of Sacrifice celebration on Tuesday, 21 August 2018. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Rodeo in de Oro

A cowboy throws a lasso around the neck of a calf during the rodeo action in Cagayan de Oro on Saturday, August 18, 2017. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Tau Temwel

T'boli Joel Blunto, a 'tau temwel' (brass caster), does the finishing touches on traditional ornaments he makes in their village in Lake Sebu, South Cotabato on 18 August 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO

Indigenous Fire Making

Lumad men of Davao City start a fire using bamboo sticks during the Lumad Games on August 17, 2018. The Lumad Games are part of the Kadayawan Festival celebration. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO

Marawi – Filipino Chinese Friendship Dome

President Rodrigo Duterte receives the replica of the Marawi Filipino-Chinese Friendship Dome from Domingo Yap II, President of the Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (FFCCCII)  during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 14, 2018. Joining the President are Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council Chairperson Eduardo del Rosario, House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (left) and...

Spear Fishing

Saving Lives

Solar Panels

Bountiful Harvest

From Marawi, now in Davao

P01 Jonathan Pido of the Caraga Municipal Station in Davao Oriental leads the Hope 400km Ultramarathon from Marawi to Davao City, Twelve solo runners and a team relay left Marawi City at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. MindaNews chanced upon Pido at Sitio  Lanitom in Suawan, Marilog, Davao City at around 10:44 a.m. Saturday, 11 August, completing...

Ata Girl

Natural Gas

RA 11054

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents Republic Act No. 11054 or the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo  

Bookworm

In this world of gadgets and tablets, this boy finds a way to indulge his passion for reading at the books section in a mall in Digos City, Davao del Sur. MindaNews by ERIC S.B. LIBRE

Charcoal making

Rock Solid

Veteran journalist Marites Danguilan Vitug autographs a copy of her book Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case Against China, during its launch at the Ateneo de Davao University on Friday, August 3, 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO

Corn Farmer

Awaiting Demobilization

Young MILF fighters join the Consultative Assembly on the Bangsamoro Organic Law in Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on July 29, 2018. The Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro provides for the full disarmament and demobilization of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces after the full implementation of the peace deal. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Bangsamoro flaglets

Supporters of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) wave Bangsamoro flaglets during the Bangsamoro Consultative Assembly on the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao inside Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on 29 July 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO  

Bangsamoro law

Ghazali Jaafar (center), 1st vice chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), also chair of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission that drafted the Bangsamoro law, hands a copy of the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao  to MILF  Chair  Al Haj Murad Ebrahim (left) as MILF Peace Implementing Panel Chair Mohagher Iqbal (right) looks on...

Checkpoint congestion

Motorcycle riders await their turn to pass a military checkpoint in Midsayap, North Cotabato on July 28, 2018. Most of them are traveling to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front's (MILF) Camp Darapanan in Simuay, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao for the MILF-hosted consultation on the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao on July 29.  MindaNews photo by...

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