Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

Boy and Horse

San Pedro Street

The snail-paced road repair along San Pedro Street in Davao City has been causing inconvenience not just to motorists and commuters but to the business establishments in the area.  MINDANEWS PHOTO taken on 17 June 2021  

Drying pijanga

Child’s play

Squid baits

Temperature Check

CDO under MECQ

Sunday in Digos

First Crumb Street in Digos City is virtually deserted at around a.m. of Sunday, 6 June 2021 as the city government restricts movement in the face of a surge in COVID-19 cases. Mindanews photo by ERIC S.B. LIBRE      


A huge billboard along MacArthur Highway in Matina,  Davao City wants motorists to consider a Sara Duterte – Win Gatchalian tandem in 2022 in this photo taken on 5 June 2021, 11 months before the May 9, 2022 polls. A few kilometers away, a similar billboard, also funded by "United Friends of Sara and Win,"  greets motorists along Quimpo...


CDO under MECQ

SP Davao Lockdown

Off limits

The lock-up cell of the Makar Police Station near the wharf in General Santos City is closed on Saturday, 29 May 2021, for disinfection as 19 detainees tested positive for COVID-19. The detainees – all male between 19 to 39 years old -- are in stable condition. They were immediately transferred to an isolation facility in barangay Labangal. MindaNews...

Second dose


Rush work

Fewer catch

Sunrise in Buenavista

Sunrise in Buenavista, Agusan del Norte, 26 May 2021. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Boat Play

Mindanao in Pictures: 2001 to 2021 (Part 1 of 10)

It has been exactly 20 years since our first dispatch. Along with our stories, we were also busy taking pictures of Mindanao’s major events. Twenty years of reporting Mindanao, 20 years of documenting Mindanao in stories and photos. Join us as we journey across Mindanao from 2001 to 2021. Next: Part 2

To be or not to be

Pfizer Vaccine

Second Day

Community Pantry and Vaccination

To encourage the elderly to avail of the COVID-19 vaccination, the Sigay Masigay Youth Organization and the municipal government of Datu Piang in Maguindanao conducted a community pantry for them on Monday, 10 May 2021 at the town plaza.  A total of 50 elderly and scores of frontline personnel and midwifery students availed of the first dose of the vaccine...

Simple joy

In a place with no mobile phone signal, like Brgy. Miarayon in Talakag, Bukidnon, people find contentment in the simple joys of life. Photo taken May 2, 2021 by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO/MindaNews

Vaccine Convoy

A police motorcycle rider leads the convoy securing the refrigerated van carrying 60,000 doses of Sinovac’s CoronaVac vaccine from Laguindingan Airport in Laguindingan, Misamis Oriental to the Department of Health Region 10 office in Cagayan de Oro City on Labor day, Saturday, 1 May 2021. The latest shipment is the biggest received by the DOH for Northern Mindanao’s five...

Passig Islet

From a sandbar, local residents turned it into an 800 square-meter islet by erecting perimeter buffer made of used truck tires, filled with concrete cement in the hollow. It is now known as Passig Islet Aqua Eco-park located in barangay Bato, municipality of Sta. Cruz in Davao del Sur. Because of the pandemic, only 650 individuals are allowed at any...


Tribal leaders of Bukidnon show the jar that serves as marker of the headwaters of Tagoloan River in Brgy. Can-ayan, Malaybalay City during the annual panalawahig or ritual for the water deity on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The site is sacred to the Lumads, as it is believed to be the birthplace of Bukidnon Tagolwanen culture. Tagoloan came from...


Drive-through swab test

Traditional Art

Ramadan Nights

The  office of the regional government of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in Cotabato City is all lit up on Friday, 23 April 2021, the second week of Ramadan. The month-long fasting started on April 13. MindaNews photo by JULES L. BENITEZ  


Siargao Sunrise