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Sun Star
HCDC wins 2016 Ceap Mindanao volleyballTHE Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC)-bannered Davao Region team crowned itsel
HCDC wins 2016 Ceap Mindanao volleyball
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THE Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC)-bannered Davao Region team crowned itself senior men's volleyball champion in the 5th Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (Ceap) Mindanao Games held in Butuan City recently. Davao Region... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Magnitude-5 earthquake hits 397 km off Sarangani BUTUAN CITY – An earthquake with a 5.0-magnitude hit 397 kilometers southeast
Magnitude-5 earthquake hits 397 km off Sarangani
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – An earthquake with a 5.0-magnitude hit 397 kilometers southeast of Sarangani in Davao Occidental Monday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs)... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t stands firm on West PH Sea claim Butuan City – A senior official of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on
Gov’t stands firm on West PH Sea claim
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Butuan City – A senior official of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said the Philippine government is determined to assert its claim on the West Philippine Sea (WPS) and is hoping that the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Pastor’ arrested over open pit mine in Agusan Sur, ‘had no permit to extract gold’SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur – The provincial government moved to stop an open
‘Pastor’ arrested over open pit mine in Agusan Sur, ‘had no permit to extract gold’
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur – The provincial government moved to stop an open pit mining operation in a remote area of Sibagat town after officials found out that the gold mining has destroyed some 20 hectares of farmlands and has been going on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ronda Pilipinas to hold race for cycling publicMANILA, Philippines – For the first time in six editions, the LBC Ronda Pilipin
Ronda Pilipinas to hold race for cycling public
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – For the first time in six editions, the LBC Ronda Pilipinas presented by LBC Express is opening the doors not only to amateur and pro riders but also to the cycling public in general when it hits the road starting with the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AFP set to deploy more troops in Mindanao BUTUAN CITY – More combat maneuvering troops of the Armed Forces of the Phili
AFP set to deploy more troops in Mindanao
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – More combat maneuvering troops of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) are set to be deployed in Mindanao in an effort to crush the communist insurgency, particularly in Surigao, Agusan... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
CARAT Expo 2016 launched in Caraga region BUTUAN CITY – The Caraga Agri-Trade and Marketing Expo 2016 (CARAT Expo 2016)
CARAT Expo 2016 launched in Caraga region
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – The Caraga Agri-Trade and Marketing Expo 2016 (CARAT Expo 2016) was launched in Caraga region at the Department of Trade and Industry regional office (DTI 13) on Friday (January 22, 2016). An... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AFP overruns NPA camp in Agusan del Sur Butuan City – Government troops captured a New People’s Army (NPA) encampment
AFP overruns NPA camp in Agusan del Sur
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
Butuan City – Government troops captured a New People’s Army (NPA) encampment and seized several war materials and bombs after a fierce gun battle at a forested area in Anahawan, Barangay Mabuhay, in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ladies of KahimunanThese are just some of the Kahimunan Festival Queens, shown here dancing to the
Ladies of Kahimunan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
These are just some of the Kahimunan Festival Queens, shown here dancing to the rhythmic beat of ‘Pit Senyor,’ during the presentation for the annual Bai Kahimunan to celebrate the Feast of the Patron Sto. Niño in Barangay Libertad, Butuan City... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Surigao del Sur A 3.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded on Sunday (Jan. 17, 2016) at 3:56 a.m
3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Surigao del Sur
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
A 3.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded on Sunday (Jan. 17, 2016) at 3:56 a.m., with an epicenter at 82 kilometers southeast of Tandag City, Surigao del Sur. (Photo courtesy of Phivolcs) BUTUAN CITY —... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Unwanted pregnancy, teenage childbearing affect Caraga’s booming population BUTUAN CITY – Unwanted pregnancy and teenage childbearing are among the facto
Unwanted pregnancy, teenage childbearing affect Caraga’s booming population
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – Unwanted pregnancy and teenage childbearing are among the factors affecting the fast-growing population in Caraga region, said a top official of the Commission... Read more
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Sun Star
Saving graceA LITTLE over 24 hours after she and her partner were eliminated in the doubles
Saving grace
Sun Star / Posted 22 days ago
A LITTLE over 24 hours after she and her partner were eliminated in the doubles competition, Cebuana ace and women’s top seed Hannah Grace Espinosa beat Maricel Mirabuena, 6-3, 6-4, to win the women’s title in the Peugeot Philippines Open Cebu leg at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Innovations to highlight latest Ronda Pilipinas editionMANILA, Philippines – The Ronda Pilipinas will introduce new innovations when i
Innovations to highlight latest Ronda Pilipinas edition
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Ronda Pilipinas will introduce new innovations when it hits the road starting with the five-stage Mindanao leg that will go through Butuan City, Cagayan de Oro, Malaybalay and Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon from February... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5.5-magnitude quake jolts Surigao del NorteA 5.5-magnitude quake was felt on Thursday night off the coast of General Luna
5.5-magnitude quake jolts Surigao del Norte
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
A 5.5-magnitude quake was felt on Thursday night off the coast of General Luna town in Surigao del Norte province, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said Thursday. Recorded at 9:14 pm at 37 kilometers southeast of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NPA rebel killed in Bukidnon clash; AFP cites Reds’ dwindling influenceNPA rebel killed in Bukidnon clash; AFP cites Reds’ dwindling influence Butuan
NPA rebel killed in Bukidnon clash; AFP cites Reds’ dwindling influence
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
NPA rebel killed in Bukidnon clash; AFP cites Reds’ dwindling influence Butuan City – A New People’s Army (NPA) rebel was killed while another was captured following a skirmish with government forces in Barangay Kagawasa in Kibawe, Bukidnon, a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
EloquentBarack Obama is recognized as one of the most eloquent American presidents. It
Eloquent
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
Barack Obama is recognized as one of the most eloquent American presidents. It was that eloquence that enabled him to cut through the political party establishment and rise to become the first African-American president. Yesterday, Obama outdid... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The Duterte challengeThis time last year, all we heard in Manila about the possible presidential run
The Duterte challenge
Manila Standard Today / Posted 25 days ago
This time last year, all we heard in Manila about the possible presidential run of Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte was the faint “clamor” of groups in Davao and parts of Mindanao. But on Jan. 22, in Butuan City, the feisty mayor began what he called... Read more
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The Manila Times
Old man killed; 3 nabbed as gun ban takes effectJanuary 12, 2016 12:17 am by Anthony Vargas AND JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL A SIXTY-
Old man killed; 3 nabbed as gun ban takes effect
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
January 12, 2016 12:17 am by Anthony Vargas AND JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL A SIXTY-ONE year old man was found dead with a gunshot wound in a remote village in Davao City on Sunday morning, the first day of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Surigao del Sur farmers eyed to boost farm production in 2016 BUTUAN CITY – Close to 1,000 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) are expecte
Surigao del Sur farmers eyed to boost farm production in 2016
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – Close to 1,000 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) are expected to boost their farm production while also improving their living condition after the Department of Agrarian... Read more
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Minda News
MINDANAO 2015: National Living Treasure among Mindanawons who passed away in 2015DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/08 January) – A National Living Treasure, a forerunner of
MINDANAO 2015: National Living Treasure among Mindanawons who passed away in 2015
Minda News / Posted 28 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/08 January) – A National Living Treasure, a forerunner of interfaith dialogue in Mindanao, a retired bishop, a patriarch of a political dynasty, a founder of a breakaway Moro group, a commander of the New People’s Army and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NPA bombs, firearms seized in Surigao del Sur BUTUAN CITY – Government security forces seized high powered bombs and firear
NPA bombs, firearms seized in Surigao del Sur
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – Government security forces seized high powered bombs and firearms allegedly concealed by the New People’s Army (NPA) in the farmland village of San Isidro, in Lianga town, Surigao del Sur,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Over 500,000 expected to join CDO’s Black Nazarene procession Butuan City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will help the Philipp
Over 500,000 expected to join CDO’s Black Nazarene procession
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Butuan City – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will help the Philippine National Police (PNP) in securing an estimated 500,000 devotees that will join today’s procession to mark... Read more

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