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Where is the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law?

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 August)  -- Seventeen days after it was submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte in the presence of  the Senate President...

Fighting in Marawi will ‘soon be over’ – Gen. Año

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 3 Aug) – Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año said on Wednesday that...

MSU-Marawi City tops Social Worker licensure exam: 1st, 6th and 7th

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 August) -- "In the midst of war, we deliver!" Dr. Alma Berowa, Vice President for Academic Affairs of the...

PRDP allots P212 million for small enterprises

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 3 Aug) – The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) said it has earmarked some P212 million for enterprise development that...

NPA leader nabbed in NorthCot

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 3 Aug) – Authorities arrested on Thursday in the municipality of Makilala in North Cotabato a leader of the New Peoples’...

Davao tells tourists: Come for Kadayawan Festival

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) – The tourism industry in Davao City has suffered a major blow after martial law was declared last...

IFI renews calls to release jailed bishop in Ozamiz

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) –The Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) has renewed its call for the release of Bishop Carlo Morales, who is...

PRDP allots P7.99 billion for infra projects in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) – The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) said it allotted P7.99 billion, or at least 40 percent of...

Dairy sector eyes to increase milk production to 10% in 5 years

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) – The dairy industry is eyeing to increase the production of milk from 1 to 10 percent in...

AirAsia eyes separate facilities in Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/01 August) – AirAsia chief executive officer Anthony Francis “Tony” Fernandes has expressed interest to build a separate terminal in Davao City for the...

DAF releases machineries, facilities worth P200M in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/01 August) -- The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) in Region 12 released on Monday some P200 million worth of farm machineries...

GenSan heightens drive vs smoking in public places

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/01 August) -- Environment and police personnel here have renewed their crackdown against smoking cigarettes in various public places and establishments. Valiente...

Koronadal City seeks release of P36M for rehab of bridges

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/01 August) -- The city government of Koronadal is seeking the release of a P36-million funding from the Department of Public Works...

20 high-risk inmates in Kidapawan moved to GenSan

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/01 August) – Twenty high-risk inmates at the North Cotabato District Jail here, were transferred on Monday to a bigger and more secured jail...

Police: We wanted to get the Parojinogs alive

OZAMIZ CITY (MindaNews/31 July) -- Police operatives who raided the houses of Parojinog family members did not intend to kill their subjects, the city police chief...

Davao Chamber backs Mayor Duterte on junking of reclamation project

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/31 July) – The Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (DCCCII) threw its support behind City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s decision to terminate the joint...

RDC-11 endorses project for MSMEs

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/31 July) – The Regional Development Council of Region 11 has endorsed for funding a project that will support the growth of micro,...

Ozamiz vice mayor says raiders seized hard disk with CCTV files

OZAMIZ CITY (MindaNews/31 July) -- Police operatives who raided the house of Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog took with them her computer’s hard disk containing the files...

Ozamiz mourns mayor’s death

OZAMIZ CITY (MindaNews/31 July) -- The Philippine flag was flown at half-mast on Monday to mark the observance of official mourning for the death of Mayor...

Peace education pushed as antidote to extremism

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 30 July) -- Apart from restoring the physical facilities and infrastructure lost in the siege of Marawi, a...

Mutya ng Dabaw 2003 writes book on remembering who you really are

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 30 July) -- Joan Mae Soco-Bantayan thought of writing a book two years ago but buckling down to work was...

Ozamiz mayor, wife, 10 others killed in simultaneous raids vs illegal drugs

CAGAYAN DE ORO (MindaNews / 30 July) --  Ozamiz Mayor Reynaldo Parohinog, his wife and brother along nine others were killed in simultaneous raids...

LGU-owned sci-tech school now recognized as ‘higher education institution’

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 29 July) -- After four years of waiting, the first technology school in North Cotabato managed by a local government,...

Revival of mandatory ROTC pushed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 July) -- A top official of the Reserve Officers Legion of the Philippines (ROLP) is pushing for the revival...

Dureza warns vs scammers recruiting for alleged integration into AFP

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 29 July) -- Presidential peace adviser Jesus Dureza has issued a warning against scammers following the arrest of 59 persons recruited...

The sound of war is heard in this lakeside town 27 kms from Marawi

BACOLOD KALAWI, Lanao del Sur  (MindaNews / 28 July) -- Residents of this lakeside town 27 kilometers west of Marawi may have been spared...

US hands 2 Cessna planes to PAF

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/28 July) – The US government has donated two new Cessna 208B aircraft worth P1.67 billion to the Philippine Air Force (PAF) to enhance...

GenSan extends aid to evacuees from Marawi City

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/28 July) -- The city government has assisted some 3,813 displaced persons from conflict-torn Marawi City who have temporarily settled in...

‘Safety nets’ sought for workers who will be displaced by drive vs contractualization

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/28 July) -- South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes urged the national government to set more “safety nets” for workers who might...

Town in Sarangani declared ‘drug-cleared’

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/28 July) -- Authorities have declared the entire municipality of Alabel, Sarangani Province’s capital, as “dug-cleared.” Gil Cesario Castro, Philippine Drug Enforcement...

Davao region now the country’s cacao and chocolate capital

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/28 July) – Supplying at least 81 percent of the country’s total cacao production and home to world-class dark chocolates, Davao Region...

Start of classes in MSU’s main campus in Marawi will depend on military’s OK

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 27 July) -- Enrolment for the first semester of schoolyear 2017-2018 at the Mindanao State University (MSU) main campus in...

Martial law declaration arbitrary — Ka Satur

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/27 July) -- President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to declare martial law in Mindanao with the avowed goal to contain terrorism in the...

‘Our human rights are violated’

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews/27 July) -- A Maranao woman leader on Thursday maintained that human rights violations have been committed in the course of the...

Motorbike stolen in Laguna recovered in Kidapawan

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/27 July) – Operatives of the Highway Patrol Group (HPG) in North Cotabato recovered on Wednesday a stolen motorcycle abandoned in a...

“Lumad schools have permits, Mr. President,” Lumad groups say

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) -- President Rodrigo Duterte's warning to  Lumads (Indigenous Peoples) to leave their hinterland schools because he will order...

More renewable energy sources for Mindanao pushed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – The National Renewable Energy Board (NREB) said it wants more green energy firms to invest in Mindanao...

Mayor Sara gets backing in terminating P40-billion coastline dev’t project

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – Various groups have thrown support behind the decision of City Mayor Sara Duterte to terminate the joint...

DOST’s hybrid train coming to GenSan in September

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – The city government is preparing for the deployment here later next month of the Department of...

Koronadal targets October completion of delayed P150M transport terminal project

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – The city government of Koronadal is targeting the full completion by October of its P150-million modern...

GenSan steps up security due to NPA sightings in outskirts

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) – Army and police units here have stepped up their security operations due to sightings of suspected...

Pinoy Aquaman to leave for UK to prepare for English Channel swim

MANILA (MindaNews / 26 July) – Endurance swimmer Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine is ready to set a record by crossing the 21-mile (33.8km) English...

Environmentalists welcome Duterte’s warning vs abusive miners

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – Environmentalists here welcome President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s stern warning against abusive mining companies and supported his call...

Cleared structures in Marawi still unsafe

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – Buildings and houses in this city which have been cleared of Maute gunmen are still unsafe as...

Thousands join Dapitan’s Kinabayo merrymaking

DAPITAN CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – This city brimmed with colors and sounds Tuesday as it culminated its weeklong Kinabayo Festival 2017. Known as...

Davao business registrations double despite martial law

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – Business registrations in Davao City have grown more than double in the second quarter of 2017 despite...

LTO enforcer questions Kidapawan vice mayor’s ‘meddling’

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – An operative of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) in Region 12 has questioned the authority of the vice...

P3 billion released to ‘poorest of the poor’ in Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – The national government has released around P3 billion in cash grants since last year to “poorest...

Wildlife sanctuary status eyed for Sarangani forest where eagle was rescued

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 25 July) – The provincial government of Sarangani is pushing for the declaration as a wildlife sanctuary of a...

Duterte’s SONA makes no call on immediate passage of Bangsamoro law

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 July) --  Peace groups and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) expected President Rodrigo Duterte to call on Congress to immediately...

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