Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

Inaul Weavers


Boat Trip

National CPR Day

Flooded Street

Last respects

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte pays her last respects to veteran photojournalist Rene Lumawag who was laid to rest at the Forest Lake San Pedro Memorial Park in Davao City early afternoon of July 6, 2019. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO

Pechay Garden

US Warship In Davao


Bakwit children unleash their creativity through their colors and artwork at the temporary shelters in Sagonsongan, Marawi City as part of their psycho-trauma debriefing on Friday, June 28, 2019. Children and the elderly were among the most affected during the five-month siege in Marawi City in 2017 and expressing one’s self through art helps ease the post-trauma effects. MindaNews...

VP Leni Weaves



Slacklining in Siargao



Every Thursday in Maitum, Sarangani, farmers arrive at dawn in the mini forest beside the municipal hall bringing their newly-harvested vegetables and other farm products for the Laray (display of goods, farm produce, and even marine products). This weekly Laray was initiated by the late mayor George Yabes nearly two decades ago. The products are not only cheaper than...

8 pesos a kilo

Farmers pack newly-harvested sayote (chayote) into a sack in Barangay Mat-i, Claveria town in Misamis Oriental on Saturday, June 22, 2019. Farmers sell the vegetables at eight pesos a kilo at farmgate prices. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Longest Day Sunset

Colorful Guinakits

Shoes Parade

Fishing time

Fisherfolk in Pilar town in Siargao Island prepare the net to catch fish on Friday, June 14, 2019. The town hosts the International Game-Fishing Tournament annually. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO  

Oplan Greyhound

Inmates of the Maguindanao provincial jail on Pedro Colina Hill in Cotabato City are brought out of their cells as a composite team from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), Philippine National Police and the Philippine Army in Maguindanao conducted “Oplan Greyhound” early Friday morning, 14 June 2019, amid reports of rampant drug use inside prison cells. Oplan Greyhound...

Killer Truck

Fatal Crash

Harvesting Pechay

Flags Flying

Inshore Fishing

Sugba Lagoon


Jolo Visit

Hong Kong Trash



Kids frolic at the port of San Benito town in Siargao Island on Friday afternoon, May 31, 2019 in the last days of the summer vacation. They will be back to school on Monday, 3 June 2019 for schoolyear 2019-2020.  MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO


Dusk in San Benito, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte on May 31, 2019. MindaNews photo by ROEL CATOTO

Trash for load

In Sarangani, this boy is heeding the campaign for residents and visitors to throw empty plastic bottles into the bin, not into the bay. One gets five-peso worth of Smart phone load for two bottles thrown into Planet Smart recycling bins and 25 pesos worth for every 10 bottles. ENER TOQUIN / Sarangani Communications Service

Marawi, before and after the siege

I visited Marawi City often long before the siege, and accumulated some photographs of the place over the years. Here are comparison pictures of a few areas before and after the 2017 war.

Pagana Meranaw