Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day

Fruit Park

Earthquake Damage

Misa de Gallo

Antigen Test

New normal

A student performs a dance with her face mask on during the opening ceremony of a vegetable festival in Miarayon, Talakag town in Bukidnon on December 10, 2020. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Vegetable Festival

DIY Warning Device

QR Code Scan

Peace Park

Lake Buluan’s bounty

Fresh tilapia stocks caught in Lake Buluan are traded at the fish port in Lutayan, Sultan Kudarat on Sunday morning, 6 December 2020. MIndaNews photo by BONG S. SARMIENTO

Bread for sale

Local baker cooks bread using a makeshift oven in Barangay Union, Dapa town, Siargao Island in Surigao del Norte on Saturday, December 5, 2020. He sells the bread at five pesos per piece. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO  

Coco shells

A farmer carries two sacks filled with  coconut shells in Barangay Consuelo, General Luna, Siargao, Surigao del Norte on Friday, December 4, 2020. Coconut shell sells at five pesos per kilo. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO  

Walking in the rain

In many municipalities in Maguindanao, heavy rains often cause flooding. The sight of geese walking in the rain along the national highway in the town center of Datu Saudi Ampatuan on Wednesday, 02 December 2020, offers a happy respite. MindaNews photo by JULES L. BENITEZ  

Ancient Human Bones


Week of Peace

Cheap Papayas

Waterfalls no. 1

The pandemic notwithstanding, tourists are back in Lake Sebu, South Cotabato, particularly its famous “Seven Waterfalls.” This photo, taken early morning of November 29, is Waterfalls no. 1. The water from the lake empties to this falls and the water flows down to six more jumps until it reaches Rio Grande. Two of the seven falls can be seen...

Repair work

Workers repair the dome of the Raya Madaya mosque in Marawi City on Friday, November 27, 2020.Using donations from the private sector, Task Force Bangon Marawi is starting the rehabilitation and reconstruction of mosques destroyed in the 2017 fighting in Marawi. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Lake Lanao

A fisherman checks his fish cage in Lake Lanao in Marawi City on Friday, November 27, 2020. Life is slowly making a comeback in the country’s lone Islamic city, three years after the five-month fighting between government  troops and the Islamic State-linked Maute Group and its allies. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Postcard from Lake Sebu

Day before fiesta

For typhoon victims

Subsistence fishing

A fisherman's family spends Sunday morning casting nets in Lagonglong, Misamis Oriental to provide food on their table. Photo by CAI PANLILIO  


Christmas stars

Gina Lucernas used to sell Christmas lanterns along Tionko Avenue in Davao City starting September every year.  This year, she started selling in November, hoping residents will still put up Christmas decors despite the pandemic. With the city government imposing more restrictions by Tuesday, November 17, she wonders if she can continue selling. MindaNews photo by GREGORIO C. BUENO  

‘Tis the season

Fishing at Dusk

Isolation Suit

No Visitors

Handwashing vs COVID-19

Masked Musician

Firewood Cutter

Fifty-five year old Intingan Samar of Barangay Talibadok in Datu Hoffer Ampatuan town in Maguindanao, was married through parental arrangement at a very young age, just after her first menstrual period.  She gave birth to 10 children,  one of whom died. All of her children, except the youngest, now 20 years old, also married at young age. Intingan supports...

Danjug Caves

Special Session

Flower Vendor

Rice Subsidy

Flower power

Mel Llanto, interim president of Gulayan Sa Cancohoy, one of  35 farm organizations of Hardin ng Pagbabago, a community-driven initiative for peace and sustainability, picks dried flowers for propagation on Saturday afternoon, 24 October 2020. The presence of flowers at the communal garden distracts insects from attacking organic vegetables nearby. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO  


Nipa workers load a truck with “pawod” (nipa shingles) in Barangay Lobogon in Del Carmen town, Siargao Island on Friday afternoon, October 24, 2020. Demand for nipa roofing has increased due to the rainy season but it is not enough to make up for their losses due to COVID-19. Nipa sales at 10 pesos a piece. Photo by Roel...



Student ‘Bakwit’

Back to fishing

He left fishing to become a tourist boat operator in Del Carmen town, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, but is now back to fishing to earn a living, Tourism has remained uncertain in Siargao Island since the lockdowns started in  mid-March due to  the COVID-19. pandemic. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO

PICTURES: Marawi 3 years later

A worker heads to a road reconstruction site in Marawi City on Saturday, October 17, 2020.  Majority of the 27,000 families in the 250-hectare, 24-barangay “Ground Zero” have yet to return home. Rehabilitation work is still ongoing three years after President Rodrigo Duterte declared the city “liberated from the terrorist influence.” MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO