Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

Tourists and trash

Tourists in Daku Island in General Luna, Siargao, Surigao del Norte, pick up trash left behind by other tourists on Saturday, 25 May 2019. The country’s “surfing capital” is finding ways to to solve the garbge problem in this tourist destination. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO


Under the Shade

Thanksgiving Party

Marawi Rally

Siargao Tourists


All 50 passengers and crew of a boat bound for Samal Island were rescued early Sunday morning, 19 May 2019, after the boat sank some 150 meters away from Sta. Ana Wharf in Davao City. Divers from the Emergency Response Company of the Task Force Davao immediately launched rescue operations. Photos courtesy of TASK FORCE DAVAO Read story     


  The moon rises above the trees in Barangay Guimputlan in the outskirts of Dapitan City at dusk on Saturday,18 May 2019. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA

Sunset Boulevard

Teenagers play frisbee by the beach along the Dipolog Sunset Boulevard at dusk on Friday, 17 May 2019. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA

Ganassi Clash

Blast Suspects

Same Chair

Helping Hand

Voting in jail

A total of 122 detainees or persons deprived of liberty (PDL) in the Malaybalay City Jail in Bukidnon cast their votes for senators and party-list representatives at the multi-purpose hall which was transformed into a polling precinct on Monday morning, 13 May 2019. Photos courtesy of Malabalay City Jail    READ STORY 

Koko votes

Reelectionist senator Aquilino Martin "Koko" Pimentel lll was among the earliest voters at the City Central School in Cagayan de Oro City on Monday, 13 May 2019. Photo courtesy of Pimentel’s camp

Samira votes

Senatorial candidate Samira Ali Gutoc shades the oval beside the names of her candidates ballot at the Cawayan Elementary School in Marantao, Lanao del Sur morning of May 13, 2019. Photos courtesy of Gutoc's camp  

Bong Go votes

Senatorial candidate Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go falls in line as he waits for his turn to vote in his designated precinct at Buhangin Central Elementary School in Davao City Monday morning, 13 May 2019. Photos courtesy of Go’s camp  

Bato votes

Senatorial candidate Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa casts his vote in Clustered Precinct 377 at the Apolinar Franco Sr. Elementary School in Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur mid-morning of May 13, 2019. Photos courtesy of Dela Rosa's camp

Blind Voter

VCM Test

Miting de avance

President Rodrigo Duterte (left) arrives at the miting de avance of Hugpong ng Pagbabago Davao City local candidates at the Almendras Gym in Davao City on Friday night, 10 May. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO   Read story 

Hugpong rally

The Hugpong ng Pagbabago senatorial slate – 13 for 12 seats -- together with Mayor Sara Duterte and siblings Paolo and Sebastian, House Speaker and former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and some local politicians at the HNP’s miting de avance in Davao City on 9 May 2019. MIndaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO       Read story 

Rice for Ramadan


Sport Fishing Tournament

Brothers Eleazar (L) and Paul Montejo pose with a 5.10-kg amber jack (locally called mamsa) during the 1st Samal Sport Fishing Tournament on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Peñaplata District, Island Garden City of Samal. MindaNews photo by BONG S. SARMIENTO

Preparing for Ramadan

Muslim women gather at the Martin Hall of the Jesuit-run Ateneo de Davao University on May 2, 2019 for a symposium on Understanding the Wisdom of Fasting in the Month of Ramadan organized by the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos and by the Davao New Moslem Care Center for Women. Ramadan is set to begin on May 5 or...

Crowded Islet

Men’s Basketball

Palaro Trash

BARMM athletes

The delegation from the newest region in the Philippines, the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

Palaro football

Palarong Pambansa elementary boys football match between the Central Visayas Fighters (yellow jersey) and the Zamboanga Peninsula Sharks (white jersey)

Ready for Palaro

A firefighter hoses down the bleachers of the Davao City UP Sports Complex in Davao City on 27 April 2019 in preparation for the opening of the 2019 Palarong Pambansa on 28 April 2019. Some 20,000 athletes, coaches and games officials from the country’s 17 regions

Summer Ritual

SUMMER RITUAL. This time of year is circumcision time. Physicians and medical workers from the police, military and other groups come together on April 27, 2019 in General Santos City for Brigada Operation Tuli, an annual free circumcision ritual

Home From the Sea


Sea Grapes

Makeshift Zipline

Panaad in Camiguin

Camiguin’s beautiful sunset on Good Friday provides a fitting backdrop for pilgrims to reflect on the life and death of Jesus Christ. On Black Saturday, visitors were treated to an awesome moonset, on Easter Sunday, a calm sea at daybreak. People from many parts of the country come to the island during Holy Week to join the “Panaad” (literally “Promise”)...


Tourists flock to the Parola Lavigan in Cape San Agustin in Governor Generoso town, Davao Oriental on Easter Sunday, 21 April 2019. MindaNews by GREGORIO BUENO  

Fishing break

Fisherfolk take a break during the Holy Week, their boats moored along the coast of a fishing community in Gov. Generoso in Davao Oriental on Black Saturday, 20 April 2019. Popularly known as Sigaboy, Gov. Generoso is a known transhipment point for fish and other marine products in the Davao region. Photo courtesy of KEITH BACONGCO


Way of the Cross

Thousands of devotees flock to the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague at Shrine Hills in Matina, Davao City for the Way of the Cross on Good Friday, 19 April 2019. MindaNews photo by CAROLYN O. ARGUILLAS


Kaamulan street dancing

Students perform one of the dances of the eight tribes in Bukidnon during the Kaamulan Festival street dancing in Malaybalay City on Saturday, April 13, 2019. MindaNews photos by FROILAN GALLARDO      

Kaamulan Floats

Floats depicting some events in the history of Bukidnon roll on the streets of Malaybalay City on Saturday April 13, 2019. during the Kaamulan Festival. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO