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Pilipino Star
Man yields P390-K worth of shabu in Butuan drug stingMANILA, Philippines — A suspected pusher yielded P390,000 worth of methamphetam
Man yields P390-K worth of shabu in Butuan drug sting
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — A suspected pusher yielded P390,000 worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride, popularly known as shabu, in a buy-bust operation by operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Butuan City. The PDEA identified... Read more
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Minda News
Remembering the days of fear, celebrating courageIt was in the dead of night that the soldiers came, forced themselves into the
Remembering the days of fear, celebrating courage
Minda News / Posted yesterday
It was in the dead of night that the soldiers came, forced themselves into the hut of a peasant family, dragged the poor farmer out into the yard, and in the presence of his terrified wife and children, shot him dead and walked away laughing. On a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BIR re-shuffle affects 13 RDOs Thirteen regional district officers (RDOs) of the Bureau of Internal Revenue
BIR re-shuffle affects 13 RDOs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Thirteen regional district officers (RDOs) of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) were reshuffled by Revenue Commissioner Kim S. Jacinto-Henares to further strengthen the tax collection drive and improve the chances... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Deadly rampage | Lumad school head, 2 Manobo leaders killed in Surigao Sur « BulatlatSlain Mapasu chairperson Dionel Campos, in foreground (Contributed photo by E.P
Deadly rampage | Lumad school head, 2 Manobo leaders killed in Surigao Sur « Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 2 days ago
Slain Mapasu chairperson Dionel Campos, in foreground (Contributed photo by E.Pangilinan/Bulatlat.com) Paramilitary groups, suspected of collusion with the military, have killed five people in five days, and caused massive forced evacuation. MANILA... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Rigodon’ at the BIRThirteen regional directors of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) were reshuf
‘Rigodon’ at the BIR
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Thirteen regional directors of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) were reshuffled by Revenue Commissioner Kim S. Jacinto-Henares. The revenue agency said the move is seen to further strengthen the tax collection drive and improve the chances of... Read more
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Balita
Retired army man sets good example of responsible gun ownership September 1, 2015 5:17 am BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 31 — A 55-year old retired army
Retired army man sets good example of responsible gun ownership
Balita / Posted 3 days ago
September 1, 2015 5:17 am BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 31 — A 55-year old retired army man has set a good example of responsible gun ownership when he surrendered to the authorities early morning... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AFP discovers NPA bomb factory in BukidnonAFP discovers NPA bomb factory in Bukidnon Camp Bancasi, Butuan City – The mil
AFP discovers NPA bomb factory in Bukidnon
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
AFP discovers NPA bomb factory in Bukidnon Camp Bancasi, Butuan City – The military uncovered Saturday a bomb factory reportedly maintained by the New People’s Army (NPA) in the hinterlands of Kitao-tao town in Bukidnon, a report reaching the... Read more
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Minda News
How Molmol Found her new HomeBUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Reading comics was among my childhood habit
How Molmol Found her new Home
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
BUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Reading comics was among my childhood habits and the most memorable comics story to me was about a polluted river producing a mutant monster wreaking havoc and destruction in the city. Now that the comics industry... Read more
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Sun Star
Tunog generating interest on Mindanao musicTUNOG Mindanao World Music Festival gathered Mindanao music artists once more t
Tunog generating interest on Mindanao music
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
TUNOG Mindanao World Music Festival gathered Mindanao music artists once more to perform and compete. This year, the competition that contemporizes the Mindanao music tradition integrating it with other music traditions without losing the original... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mindanao Newsbits for August 27, 2015 KOREAN FUNDING Kidapawan City – The Government of South Korea, through its K
Mindanao Newsbits for August 27, 2015
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
KOREAN FUNDING Kidapawan City – The Government of South Korea, through its Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), is set to fund urban-rural integration in the province of North Cotabato, particularly... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mindanao Newsbits for August 26, 2015 3.5-MAGNITUDE QUAKE IN SURIGAO Butuan City – A 3.5-magnitude earthquake stru
Mindanao Newsbits for August 26, 2015
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
3.5-MAGNITUDE QUAKE IN SURIGAO Butuan City – A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck the city of Surigao yesterday morning, Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported. Phivolcs said the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
5 dead, 2 hurt in Cavite shooting rampage AMADEO, CAVITE—Five persons died while two others were wounded when a man wen
5 dead, 2 hurt in Cavite shooting rampage
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
AMADEO, CAVITE—Five persons died while two others were wounded when a man went into a shooting rampage in a cock farm in Barangay Halang, this upland municipality. In a text message, Senior Superintendent... Read more
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Minda News
Sayaw Mindanaw: emphasizing indigenous performance artDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 22 Aug) — As a universal language that transcends manki
Sayaw Mindanaw: emphasizing indigenous performance art
Minda News / Posted 11 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 22 Aug) — As a universal language that transcends mankind’s differences, Dance stands the test of time, staying alive in various forms, studying movements and spaces, and, more importantly, telling stories of people. Entries... Read more
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Minda News
To live – and die – as an artistBUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/18 August) – When Casiana “Kasi” Cane Torralba retired f
To live – and die – as an artist
Minda News / Posted 16 days ago
BUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/18 August) – When Casiana “Kasi” Cane Torralba retired from private school teaching 16 years ago, she did a most unexpected thing that surprised family and friends: she used her pension money to build her private art... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Davao Oriental town Butuan City – A 4.3 magnitude earthquake struck Davao del Norte town yesterda
4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Davao Oriental town
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Butuan City – A 4.3 magnitude earthquake struck Davao del Norte town yesterday afternoon (August 17), the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs)-Butuan reported this morning... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A response from former President Fidel V. RamosLast Thursday we wrote in this corner a column entitled, “What about FVR for Pr
A response from former President Fidel V. Ramos
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
Last Thursday we wrote in this corner a column entitled, “What about FVR for President… again!” And it got me another deluge of emails from people from all walks of life and a lot of them congratulating me for urging former Pres. Fidel V. Ramos to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wangdao, a unique business philosophyStan Shih, Acer’s founding chair and CEO, recently delivered a presentation of
Wangdao, a unique business philosophy
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
Stan Shih, Acer’s founding chair and CEO, recently delivered a presentation of “Wangdao,” his unique business philosophy, before members of the media in a small gathering at Fairmont Hotel recently. The novel approach, he claims, is unique in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Duterte set for the presidency’BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is definitely runni
‘Duterte set for the presidency’
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is definitely running for president in the May 2016 elections, former Butuan City representative Charito Plaza said yesterday. According to Plaza, Duterte has not yet declared his candidacy... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Duterte definitely eyeing presidency: PlazaBUTUAN CITY, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is definitely runni
Duterte definitely eyeing presidency: Plaza
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 18 days ago
BUTUAN CITY, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is definitely running for president in the May 2016 elections, former Butuan City representative Charito Plaza said yesterday. According to Plaza, Duterte has not yet declared his candidacy... Read more
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Minda News
All set for Butuan triathlon on Aug. 23Triathletes from different parts of Mindanao are expected to participate in But
All set for Butuan triathlon on Aug. 23
Minda News / Posted 19 days ago
Triathletes from different parts of Mindanao are expected to participate in Butuan City’s “Timberman Tri 555″ on August 23. Jose T. Enriquez III, race director told MindaNews that this year’s event will feature two categories: 55.5 kilometers total... Read more
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Rappler
PH kids win 138 medals in Hong Kong math challengeWINNERS. Philippine students reap medals at the International Mathematics Wizar
PH kids win 138 medals in Hong Kong math challenge
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
WINNERS. Philippine students reap medals at the International Mathematics Wizard Challenge in Hong Kong from August 9-12, 2015. Photo courtesy of MTG This is a press release from the Mathematics Trainers Guild Philippines. MANILA, Philippines –... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Reasons why PH tourism ranking keeps on improving according to Secretary BaldozFrom the Department of Labor and Employment Despite the weak global economy, t
Reasons why PH tourism ranking keeps on improving according to Secretary Baldoz
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 23 days ago
From the Department of Labor and Employment Despite the weak global economy, the Philippines has managed to climb the ranks of the most tourist-friendly countries in the world by eight notches to rank 74th among 141 economies in the World Economic... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mindanao Newsbits for August 12, 2015 STATUS OF NIA PROJECTS Butuan City – Agusan del Norte district and Butuan Ci
Mindanao Newsbits for August 12, 2015
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
STATUS OF NIA PROJECTS Butuan City – Agusan del Norte district and Butuan City Rep. Lawrence Lemuel H. Fortun yesterday said he has already asked the officials of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
12-hour brownouts hit Surigao del Sur, Tandag City12-hour brownouts hit Surigao del Sur, Tandag City Butuan City — A 12-hour pow
12-hour brownouts hit Surigao del Sur, Tandag City
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
12-hour brownouts hit Surigao del Sur, Tandag City Butuan City — A 12-hour power cut struck the province of Surigao del Sur and Tandag City yesterday. The power outage in Surigao del Sur and its neighboring cities added to the worsening power... Read more
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Philboxing
Laurente comfortably makes weight for Jackson clash in FloridaBoth boxers weighed below the 154 pound limit of the division. Laurente was 153
Laurente comfortably makes weight for Jackson clash in Florida
Philboxing / Posted 1 months ago
Both boxers weighed below the 154 pound limit of the division. Laurente was 153.6 lbs. while Jackson was 153.4 lbs. Laurente told Philboxing.com in an interview after the weigh-in Saturday that it was not difficult for him to make the required... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Aquino ignored plight of workers in SONA’BUTUAN CITY—Former ambassador, National Labor Relations Commission and now OFW-
‘Aquino ignored plight of workers in SONA’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
BUTUAN CITY—Former ambassador, National Labor Relations Commission and now OFW-Family party-list Rep. Roy Seňeres said President Aquino ignored the plight of 15 million contractual workers who cannot find job security and the 12 million who are... Read more
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Minda News
COMMENTARY: Letter to a Mindanaoan Indie Film StudentBUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/30 July) — Thank you for the request for an interview. B
COMMENTARY: Letter to a Mindanaoan Indie Film Student
Minda News / Posted 1 months ago
BUTUAN CITY (MindaNews/30 July) — Thank you for the request for an interview. But I must tell you, though I acted as juror of the Caraga region GAD student independent film festival I am not a full time indie filmmaker but more of an avid film... Read more

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