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4 workers in Marawi escape from Maute, 1 killed

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/12 June) – Four workers of a furniture shop in this embattled city escaped to safety by braving the rapids of the...

Koronadal bid for Guinness Record officially recognized

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 12 June) – The Guinness World Records has officially recognized this city as the new world record holder for the...

Duterte vows assistance to Marawi war victims; names Evasco as rehab chief

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 11 June) --  President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday vowed government will extend assistance to victims of war in...

Lorenzana: US forces in Marawi coordinated communications link

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 11 June) --  Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Sunday said the three US Special Forces servicemen in Campo...

Police convoy carrying Maute suspects ambushed; 4 suspects killed

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews /11 June) -- Unidentified armed ambushed in Pantar, Lanao del Norte a three-vehicle convoy carrying four alleged members of...

2 alleged NPA bomb experts killed in encounter in North Cotabato

MAKILALA, North Cotabato (MindaNews / 11 June) --  Two members of the New People’s Army were killed in an encounter with the joint Army...

Preparing for the worst in Marawi: From rescue to retrieval

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 10 June) -- As bombs dropped from the skies on areas held by the Maute Group Friday, the Provincial Crisis...

500 to 1,000 civilians remain trapped in Marawi conflict zone

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 10 June) --  A total of 1,626 civilians trapped in the conflict zone have been rescued as of June 9...

Visitors flock to South Cot’s sunflower field

TUPI, South Cotabato (MindaNews/10 June) – Visitors have been flocking to a new tourist attraction here that features a sunflower field, the first of...

Mother of Maute Group leaders nabbed

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 10 June) -- A joint police and military team arrested the mother of  Maute Group leaders Omar and...

Police informant: “where’s the P1-M reward/”

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 10 June) -- An informant who was promised one million pesos cash reward for giving authorities reliable tips on how...

Gov’t unleashes air and ground might to meet June 12 deadline to crush Maute...

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews /  09 June) -- With June 12 set as their deadline, government forces unleashed the entire inventory of the Philippine Air...

CDO houses of former Marawi City mayor raided

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews /09 June) -- A joint Army and police team raided the house of former Marawi City mayor Fahad “Pre” Salic inside...

Davao chocolate wins anew

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 9 June) – The five-year-old homegrown Malagos Chocolate, a company owned by the Puentespina family, has continued its winning streak...

GPH, MILF to create communications roadmap to educate public on the peace process

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 9 June) – The government (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) will create a single communications roadmap to...

3 NPAs nabbed in Kidapawan

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 9 June) – Government forces arrested on Friday three suspected communist guerillas operating in the provinces of North Cotabato and Bukidnon,...

Lorenzana: “We’ll bring in whole government here” to speed up Marawi’s rehabilitation

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 08 June) -- The war is not over but Defense  Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon were...

“Foul weather” blamed for Duterte’s cancelled Marawi trip

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 08 June) -- If President Rodrigo Duterte had arrived at Campo Ranao here at 1:30 p.m. Thursday as scheduled, the...

Fr. Chito still alive – military

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – A top military official said on Thursday that Fr. Teresito “Chito” Soganub is still alive 16 days...

NDFP mobilizes NPA, Moro allies against Maute, Abu

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) has instructed its affiliated group, the Moro Revolutionary Liberation Organization...

Cayamora Maute and family transferred to Manila

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – Engr. Cayamora Maute, 67, and three others were flown to Manila at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday after a...

30 hectares of illegal tilapia fish pens dismantled in Lake Sebu

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – At least 30 hectares of illegal tilapia fish pens in Lake Sebu town, South Cotabato have been...

Speed limit implementation halted in SouthCot town; LGU to file SC appeal

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – The local government unit (LGU) of Tupi, South Cotabato stopped the implementation of its speed limit...

Davao Pekin duck exporter told to do corrective measures in wastewater facility

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 8 June) – The Davao City Watershed Multi-Partite Monitoring Team (WMPMT) asked the Maharlika Agro-Marine Ventures Corp., a company owned...

Former Marawi City mayor arrested for rebellion

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 07 June) -- The former mayor of Marawi City was arrested at a checkpoint in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental...

Marcos Risonar, Jr.: Human rights lawyer and DAR USec passes away

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 07 June) -- Agrarian Reform Undersecretary Marcos Risonar, Jr., one of three Dabawenyo human rights lawyers detained by the Marcos...

Mayor’s son nabbed for drugs in North Cotabato

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/07 June) – The son of a mayor in North Cotabato and another suspect were arrested Wednesday by the Regional Drug Enforcement Unit of...

Maute patriarch an expelled MILF member — Eastmincom

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/07 June) -- The father of two brothers leading the Maute Group that has been fighting government forces in Marawi City since...

Sarangani province’s premier tourist destination declared ‘drug-free’

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/ 07 June)--The municipality of Glan, Sarangani province’s premier tourist destination due to its fine white sand beaches, is now “drug-free.” Glan...

13,000 jobs up for grabs at Independence Day job fair in Region 12  

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/07 June) – All is set for the holding of the “2017 Kalayaan Job and Business Fairs” here, where 13,000 overseas...

Maute patriarch denies involvement in terrorism

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 June)  -- The 67-year old patriarch of the Maute clan and alleged top leader of the terrorist Maute Group...

Suspected Maute members nabbed in Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/06 June) – Suspected members of the Maute Group, including its alleged top leader Cayamora Maute, 67, were arrested at the checkpoint of Task...

Region 12 absorbs students displaced by Marawi siege

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/06 June) -- At least 169 learners or students who were displaced by the continuing conflict in Marawi City have been accommodated by...

108 Indonesians living in Sarangani province ‘no longer stateless’

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/06 June) – At least 108 Persons of Indonesian Descent (PIDs) living in Glan, Sarangani for years are no longer “stateless”...

Rebels attack another Cafgu detachment in North Cotabato

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/06 June) – Suspected communist guerrillas harassed a paramilitary detachment under the 72nd Infantry Battalion in Makilala town in North Cotabato around 8:30 p.m., Monday,...

Financing firm official killed in South Cotabato

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/06 June) – Motorcycle-riding gunmen killed an executive of a financing company in Banga town in South Cotabato on Saturday, police said Monday. Police said Emil...

Five giant ‘lapu-lapu’ breeders freed into Sarangani Bay

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/06 June) –  Five giant “lapu-lapu” (grouper) spawners were released into the protected Sarangani Bay in a bid to boost the livelihood...

Humanitarian convoy for Marawi stalled as fighting continues in Marawi

(MindaNews/ 05 June) -- Humanitarian efforts to rescue civilians trapped in the embattled city of Marawi were stalled Monday due to the fighting between...

18 foreign terrorists fighting in Marawi

ZAMBOANGA CITY  (MindaNews / 05 June)  --  There are still around 18 foreign terrorists fighting alongside  the Maute group in Marawi City, according to...

MILF’s Jaafar appeals for release of Catholic priest and other hostages

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 05 June) --  Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) first vice chair Ghazali Jaafar appealed for the immediate release of Fr....

“Peace Corridor” to continue after rescue of 134 trapped civilians in Marawi

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 04 June) -- At least 134 trapped civilians in Marawi City were rescued when a four-hour humanitarian corridor opened Sunday...

Five-member BTC Coordinating Committee to finalize draft BBL

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews /05 June) -- The five-member Coordinating Committee of the 21-member Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) will meet again this weekend to finalize...

BTC chair says draft BBL “almost complete”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 04 June) -- The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) crafted by the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) is "almost complete" and...

Trapped civilians walk to safety; military to fast-track operations vs terrorists

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 03 June) --  At least 182 trapped civilians walked to safety Saturday as the military vowed to end the crisis...

Christian-Muslim “dialogue of life and faith” continues amid and beyond Marawi Crisis

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 03 June 2017) -- Bishop Edwin dela Pena was supposed to go to Marawi City from his base in Balabagan,...

For peace in Mindanao, ‘Pinoy Aquaman’ to swim from Camiguin to Balingoan

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 June) -- After surviving the icy-cold waters in New York, United States last month,  triathlete and environmental lawyer Ingemar...

Hostage killed in crossfire in Siocon

ZAMBOANGA CITY  (MindaNews / 03 June) -- A civilian taken hostage by a still unidentified armed group was killed in a crossfire with government...

MNLF helping government forces in running after Abu Sayyaf in Sulu

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/02 June) -- Even before President Rodrigo Duterte appealed to the Moro fronts and the communist movement to help the government in the fight against...

Martial law to dampen Davao City’s economic performance

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 June) – The city’s economic performance will experience a slowdown for the rest of the year owing to the state of martial law...

Mindanao interreligious groups call for anti-hate campaign amid Marawi siege

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/02 June) -- The Interreligious Solidarity for Peace and the Zamboanga Peace and Security Forum on Friday said there is a need...

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