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114 viewsSECURING EVIDENCE. Barangay workers and residents help out in dismantling mining equipment beside the Taligaman River in Butuan City after a joint task force raided the illegal minesite before dawn Tuesday (5 Nov 2013) in Purok 8, Barangay Taligaman in Butuan City. MindaNews photo by Erwin MascarinasNov 06, 2013
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120 viewsILLEGAL MINESITE. Policemen secure an illegal small-scale mining site raided by a joint task force before dawn Tuesday (5 Nov 2013) in Purok 8, Barangay Taligaman in Butuan City. Backed by Chinese financiers, it is supposed to be the biggest illegal mining operation in the area. MindaNews photo by Erwin MascarinasNov 06, 2013
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103 viewsWHY CHILDREN? Children carry ballot boxes to a waiting jeepney from the Lanao del Sur Provincial Gym in Marawi City on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. It is not known why they were carrying the ballot boxes or why the police didn't stop them from doing so. MindaNews photo by Froilan Gallardo [NOTE: Children's faces intentionally blurred.]Oct 28, 2013
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88 viewsA village woman in Vientiane sells "kathong", several bouquets of flowers, candles and incense with banana trunk as platform that were later floated on the Mekong River to mark the end of the Buddhist Lent. MindaNews photo by Lorie Ann CascaroOct 24, 2013
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84 viewsMr Thit Saun Bouthsingkham, 99, says he had seen during his younger years hundreds of Naga fireballs shooting up from the Mekong River and quickly disappeared in the sky. MindaNews photo by Lorie Ann CascaroOct 24, 2013
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93 viewsChildren hover at the riverbank of Pakngum village in Vientiane, Laos, waiting for the Naga fireballs to come out from where the two rivers Ngum and Mekong merge, divided by brown and grayish blue flows. MindaNews photo by Lorie Ann CascaroOct 24, 2013
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134 viewsBANNED FISHING METHOD. A liba-liba fishing boat docks at the Cantilan River in Surigao del Sur in this file photo taken Oct. 26, 2013. Authorities have banned liba-liba, or Danish seine fishing method, because Òit destroys coral reefs, sea grass beds and other fishery marine habitats.Ó But the practice continues in the Caraga Region. MindaNews photo by Roel N. CatotoOct 24, 2013
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70 viewsWHAT IS YOUR EXCUSE? Born with a limb anomaly, 11-year-old Prelyn joins passing running enthusiasts in the mountains of Pugaan in Iligan City Sunday morning (20 Oct. 2013). She runs with only one leg, barefoot, on the rough trails of Sitio Taluntunan, about 240 meters above sea level. MindaNews photo by Bobby TimoneraOct 20, 2013
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69 viewsAn old woman cuts small branches from shrubs she gathered by the mountainside of Del Carmen in Iligan City Sunday morning (13 October 2013) for use as firewood. MindaNews photo by Bobby TimoneraOct 13, 2013
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111 viewsPARAFFIN TEST. Policemen conduct paraffin test Thursday morning on captured Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) rebels involved in the standoff in Zamboanga City. Police said a total of 185 MNLF rebels have already been captured and 24 have surrendered as of Thursday morning (Sept. 26, 2013), 18th day of the standoff.Sep 26, 2013
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112 viewsPARAFFIN TEST. Policemen conduct paraffin test Thursday morning on captured Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) rebels involved in the standoff in Zamboanga City. Police said a total of 185 MNLF rebels have already been captured and 24 have surrendered as of Thursday morning (Sept. 26, 2013), 18th day of the standoff.Sep 26, 2013
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96 viewsSURFING TIME. A surfer paddles towards the waves of Cloud 9 in General Luna, Siargao Island on Monday (Sept. 23, 2013). The Surfing Capital of the Philippines will be hosting two competitions this week Ð the 19th Annual Siargao International Surfing Cup and the Siargao Girls Surfing Cup. MindaNews photo by Roel N. CatotoSep 23, 2013
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