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Pilipino Star
Where do our candidates stand on the BBL?The BBL (Bangsamoro Basic Law) is dead: so proclaimed House Speaker Sonny Belmo
Where do our candidates stand on the BBL?
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
The BBL (Bangsamoro Basic Law) is dead: so proclaimed House Speaker Sonny Belmonte on January 27. In truth, the history of Muslim-Christian relationships has alternated between unremitting conflict and relatively peaceful co-habitation for centuries.... Read more
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Rappler
Next administration must push BBL – DelesCAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – The next administration must honor the Compr
Next administration must push BBL – Deles
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – The next administration must honor the Comprehensive Agreement of the Bangsamoro (CAB) with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), Secretary Teresita "Ging" Deles of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the... Read more
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Sun Star
Bombings, vegetation, ROW issues threaten power supplyPOWER situation in Mindanao is still in peril, not due to lack of supply from p
Bombings, vegetation, ROW issues threaten power supply
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
POWER situation in Mindanao is still in peril, not due to lack of supply from power generators, but with the escalating problems on bombings, vegetation and Right of Way (ROW) issues in the transmission lines, a setback in achieving a stable and... Read more
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Minda News
Marawi folk blame Aquino for death of BBLMARAWI CITY (MindaNews/02 February) — Residents here blamed President Benigno A
Marawi folk blame Aquino for death of BBL
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/02 February) — Residents here blamed President Benigno Aquino III for the failure of Congress to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law before it adjourns next week. In a rally on Monday, some residents said Aquino did not do enough to... Read more
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Rappler
Maranaos hit 'traitor' Aquino for failed BBLANGRY. Maranaws hold a protest rally to denounce the failure of lawmakers to pa
Maranaos hit 'traitor' Aquino for failed BBL
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
ANGRY. Maranaws hold a protest rally to denounce the failure of lawmakers to pass the Bangsamoro Basic Law. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Hundreds of residents flocked to this city’s main road on Cabili Avenue to protest... Read more
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Inquirier.net
INC denies boycott order on TV networkThe headquarters of the powerful Iglesia ni Cristo on Commonwealth Avenue in Di
INC denies boycott order on TV network
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
The headquarters of the powerful Iglesia ni Cristo on Commonwealth Avenue in Diliman, Quezon City. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Did the Christian sect Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) order its members to boycott some local news organizations? Several posts on... Read more
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Rappler
CHR: Probe 'irregularities' in arrest of ex-INC ministerARREST. Manila Police District (MPD) Chief Rolando Nana negotiates with ex-Igle
CHR: Probe 'irregularities' in arrest of ex-INC minister
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
ARREST. Manila Police District (MPD) Chief Rolando Nana negotiates with ex-Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca on January 20, 2016. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – A week after the controversial arrest of expelled Iglesia ni... Read more
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Sun Star
Iglesia minister Menorca undergoes cross-examinationFORMER Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca II underwent a cross-exa
Iglesia minister Menorca undergoes cross-examination
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
FORMER Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca II underwent a cross-examination at the Court of Appeals on Tuesday during the resumption of the hearing on the petition for writ of amparo he filed against some leaders of the religious... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Soldiers offer their precious lives but do not complain’When soldiers lose their comrades, they bury their dead without complaining and
‘Soldiers offer their precious lives but do not complain’
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
When soldiers lose their comrades, they bury their dead without complaining and go back to the battlefield, according to a Marine general. “Several Marines or soldiers offered their precious lives yet they did not complain, no cry for justice,... Read more
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Rappler
Iglesia to Menorca: Prove actual threat to your lifeTHREATS? Former Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca relates how he
Iglesia to Menorca: Prove actual threat to your life
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
THREATS? Former Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca relates how he was allegedly detained by his fellow INC members during a press conference at the Bayview Hotel in Roxas Boulevard, Manila on Sunday. File photo by Lito... Read more
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The Manila Times
De Lima lashed over ‘irresponsible’ arrestJanuary 25, 2016 10:07 pm This was how lawyer-activist and Kabayan party-list
De Lima lashed over ‘irresponsible’ arrest
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
January 25, 2016 10:07 pm This was how lawyer-activist and Kabayan party-list first nominee Harry Roque described statements of former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima about the arrest of expelled Iglesia ni... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MILF confirms ISIS recruitment in Central Mindanao Yes, individuals claiming links with the Islamic State (IS) are recruiting Mo
MILF confirms ISIS recruitment in Central Mindanao
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Yes, individuals claiming links with the Islamic State (IS) are recruiting Moro youths in Central Mindanao, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) confirmed this on Monday. “What is confirmed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Face allegations in court, INC tells MenorcaMANILA, Philippines - Religious organization Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) yesterday
Face allegations in court, INC tells Menorca
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Religious organization Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) yesterday challenged expelled minister Lowell Menorca II to face the allegations in court as it denied they are behind the slew of libel cases against him. “As of now, the most... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bushfire put out in LanaoMARAWI CITY, Philippines - The bushfire that hit vast swaths of lands at the tr
Bushfire put out in Lanao
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines - The bushfire that hit vast swaths of lands at the tri-boundary of Mindanao’s adjoining Lanao del Sur, North Cotabato and Maguindanao provinces had fizzled out, officials said on Saturday. “There is no more threat it would... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Menorca freed on bail, sees 99 more libel casesMANILA, Philippines - Former Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca ye
Menorca freed on bail, sees 99 more libel cases
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Former Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca yesterday posted P20,000 bail at the Manila Regional Trial Court for two libel suits he faces at a court in Marawi City and Lanao del Norte, both in Mindanao. But Menorca... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt sees BBL passage before election breakJanuary 22, 2016 9:16 pm by JOEL M. SY EGCO SENIOR REPORTER PROPONENTS of the
Govt sees BBL passage before election break
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
January 22, 2016 9:16 pm by JOEL M. SY EGCO SENIOR REPORTER PROPONENTS of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) have declared that they will not give up on the measure despite challenges it faces in Congress,... Read more
17d
Manila Bulletin
Ex-INC minister Lowell Menorca posts bail, released Former Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca was released from dete
Ex-INC minister Lowell Menorca posts bail, released
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Former Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) minister Lowell Menorca was released from detention at the Ermita Police station in Manila on Friday afternoon, two days after police officers served a warrant of... Read more
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Rappler
INC minister Lowell Menorca releasedLIBEL CASES. Ex-Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca with Manila Police Di
INC minister Lowell Menorca released
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
LIBEL CASES. Ex-Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca with Manila Police District (MPD) Chief Rolando Nana arrives at the MPD Station 5 on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, after he was arrested because of a libel complaint filed against him. Photo by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Menorca released on bailFormer Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca answers questions from the med
Menorca released on bail
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Former Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca answers questions from the media minutes after he was released from detention. AIE BALAGTAS SEE/PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER Former Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca II was released from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Thick haze hinders plan to put out Lanao forest fireMARAWI CITY, Philippines - Authorities have determined the exact location of th
Thick haze hinders plan to put out Lanao forest fire
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines - Authorities have determined the exact location of the hinterlands in Lanao del Sur province being razed since Thursday by forest fires, but could not get close to the scene due to rugged terrains. In an advisory, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3rd libel case filed vs ex-INC minister Lowell Menorca IIFormer Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) Minister Lowell Menorca II has a third libel cas
3rd libel case filed vs ex-INC minister Lowell Menorca II
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Former Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) Minister Lowell Menorca II has a third libel case. The two previous ones that broke in the media were from Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte and Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Supt. Albert Barot, chief of Ermita police station,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t, MILF, not giving up on BBL Despite the challenges in the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in Co
Gov’t, MILF, not giving up on BBL
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Despite the challenges in the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in Congress, the Government of the Philippines and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) remain resolute in pursuing the Bangsamoro peace... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Forest fire hits Lanao del SurMARAWI CITY, Philippines - Officials on Friday urged the Philippine Air Force (
Forest fire hits Lanao del Sur
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines - Officials on Friday urged the Philippine Air Force (PAF) to immediately monitor a big fire ravaging since Thursday vast swaths of tropical rainforests in watershed areas in Lanao del Sur province. Vice Gov. Haroun... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lowell Menorca II ‘expecting more’ arrest warrants for cases filed by INCMANILA, Philippines — Lowell Menorca II is “expecting more” arrest warrants to
Lowell Menorca II ‘expecting more’ arrest warrants for cases filed by INC
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Lowell Menorca II is “expecting more” arrest warrants to come his way after another set of policemen served on Thursday, a second warrant issued by a different court in Mindanao for libel. “I’m expecting more,” Menorca said... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cops tied to INC under fireMANNER OF ARREST IRREGULAR Former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima calls the man
Cops tied to INC under fire
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
MANNER OF ARREST IRREGULAR Former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima calls the manner by which policemen arrested former Iglesia ni Cristo worker Lowel Menorca II “plain hooliganism.” Menorca is now detained in the Ermita police station in Manila on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MPD officials summon police officers to explain their side on Menorca arrest The three police officers and the station commander who led the arrest of for
MPD officials summon police officers to explain their side on Menorca arrest
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
The three police officers and the station commander who led the arrest of former INC minister Lowell Menorca in Malate, Manila last Wednesday, January 20, was summoned by... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
FesteringIt is interesting that a former minister of the religious sect Iglesia ni Crist
Festering
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
It is interesting that a former minister of the religious sect Iglesia ni Cristo was on his way to a Court of Appeals hearing in Manila when he was arrested for a libel case that had been filed in Marawi City. A brief chase ensued when Lowell... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sacked INC minister arrested for libel rapDismissed Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca II was arrested in Manila W
Sacked INC minister arrested for libel rap
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
Dismissed Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca II was arrested in Manila Wednesday morning following a brief chase with police officers serving a warrant for his arrest for a libel case filed against him in Marawi City. Menorca was about to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PNP to ask MPD to explain Menorca arrest The Philippine National Police (PNP) will ask the Manila Police District (MPD
PNP to ask MPD to explain Menorca arrest
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
The Philippine National Police (PNP) will ask the Manila Police District (MPD) to explain the circumstances regarding the arrest of former Iglesia Ni Cristo Minister Lowell Menorca. Chief Supt. Wilben Mayor,... Read more
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Rappler
INC minister Menorca arrested on the way to courtKIDNAPPED. Former Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca relates how he was
INC minister Menorca arrested on the way to court
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
KIDNAPPED. Former Iglesia ni Cristo minister Lowell Menorca relates how he was abducted upon the alleged orders of fellow INC members during a press conference on October 25, 2015. at the Bayview Hotel in Roxas Boulevard. By his side is wife Seiko.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
INC minister arrested for libelMANILA, Philippines — An expelled minister of religious sect Iglesia Ni Cristo
INC minister arrested for libel
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — An expelled minister of religious sect Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) has been arrested on Wednesday for libel. Expelled INC minister Lowell Menorca II was arrested by Manila police on Wednesday morning over a libel case filed against... Read more
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Inquirier.net
INC denies hand in issuance of arrest warrant vs ex-ministerLowell Menorca. RADYO INQUIRER 990AM/MARIEL CRUZ An official from the Iglesia
INC denies hand in issuance of arrest warrant vs ex-minister
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Lowell Menorca. RADYO INQUIRER 990AM/MARIEL CRUZ An official from the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) has asked its former minister Lowell Menorca to just face the arrest warrant issued against him in a Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte court after Menorca alleged... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-INC minister barred from going to hearing as police try to serve arrest warrantFormer Iglesia minister Lowell Menorca II, accompanied by his wife, Jinky. MARI
Ex-INC minister barred from going to hearing as police try to serve arrest warrant
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Former Iglesia minister Lowell Menorca II, accompanied by his wife, Jinky. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO A standoff ensued on Wednesday in Manila as a former minister of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) has been prevented from going to a scheduled... Read more
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Minda News
COMMENTARY: Bakit kay Mar lang kayo galit?MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/16 January) — Yan po ang i-ilan sa mga reaksyon ating na
COMMENTARY: Bakit kay Mar lang kayo galit?
Minda News / Posted 23 days ago
MARAWI CITY (MindaNews/16 January) — Yan po ang i-ilan sa mga reaksyon ating natanggap sa ating paglabas ng ating malungkot na saluobin sa pagdeklara kay Mar Roxas bilang Datu at Anak ng Lanao Del Sur, at ang pag gawad sa kanya ng Amai Pak Pak award... Read more
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The Manila Times
Young boys recruited to be ISIS mercenariesJanuary 16, 2016 8:52 pm FOREIGN-trained mercenaries of the Islamic State of S
Young boys recruited to be ISIS mercenaries
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
January 16, 2016 8:52 pm FOREIGN-trained mercenaries of the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS) took advantage of the pitiful plight of the residents of a Muslim community by recruiting teenagers to join... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 IS allies, 2 civilians slain in LanaoJanuary 16, 2016 8:53 pm by ANTHONY VARGAS AND MOH SAADUDDIN TWO suspected su
2 IS allies, 2 civilians slain in Lanao
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
January 16, 2016 8:53 pm by ANTHONY VARGAS AND MOH SAADUDDIN TWO suspected supporters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and two civilians were killed following clashes with government troops, which... Read more
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Minda News
Ranaw Kandilakaw Expedition: Discovering my homeland, my rootsLANAO DEL SUR (MindaNews/16 Jan) — I am a Muslim. A Moro. A Meranao. However, m
Ranaw Kandilakaw Expedition: Discovering my homeland, my roots
Minda News / Posted 23 days ago
LANAO DEL SUR (MindaNews/16 Jan) — I am a Muslim. A Moro. A Meranao. However, most of my life was spent outside Lanao del Sur, the province of most Meranaos. For some of my friends in Manila, I was their closest experience to the Moro way of life and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lanao del Sur guv denies forcing schools to attend Mar eventCOTABATO CITY, Philippines - Lanao del Sur Gov. Mamintal Adiong Jr. denied insi
Lanao del Sur guv denies forcing schools to attend Mar event
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
COTABATO CITY, Philippines - Lanao del Sur Gov. Mamintal Adiong Jr. denied insinuations he forced teachers in Marawi City to suspend classes and attend Tuesday’s dialogue by presidential candidate Manuel “Mar” Roxas II with local sectors. In a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 suspected ‘IS-inspired’ terrorists, 2 others killed in Lanao del SurILIGAN CITY—Four people, including two suspected local terrorists whom authorit
2 suspected ‘IS-inspired’ terrorists, 2 others killed in Lanao del Sur
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
ILIGAN CITY—Four people, including two suspected local terrorists whom authorities described as IS-inspired, were killed in separate but related incidents in Lanao del Sur on Friday morning. Col. Roseller Murillo, commander of the Army’s 103rd... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Over P15-B infra projects completed in MindanaoDAVAO CITY, Philippines - The eight congressional district engineering offices
Over P15-B infra projects completed in Mindanao
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
DAVAO CITY, Philippines - The eight congressional district engineering offices (DEOs) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) accomplished more than P15 billion worth of projects in the past three years. Documents obtained from state... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mar vows to push peace in Mindanao if electedCOTABATO CITY, Philippines - Administration presidential bet Manuel “Mar” Roxas
Mar vows to push peace in Mindanao if elected
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
COTABATO CITY, Philippines - Administration presidential bet Manuel “Mar” Roxas II on Wednesday promised to push Malacañang’s peace overture with Moro sectors forward if elected president. Roxas on Wednesday toured Cotabato City, where he held... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Teachers compelled to go to Roxas rallyTHE teachers in Marawi City failed to hold classes on Tuesday after the provinc
Teachers compelled to go to Roxas rally
Manila Standard Today / Posted 27 days ago
THE teachers in Marawi City failed to hold classes on Tuesday after the provincial governor threatened to deduct an amount from their salaries if they failed to attend the provincial sortie of Liberal Party standard bearer Manuel Roxas II, a Division... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sultanate proclaims Roxas as datu, adopted son of Lanao del Sur By Sammy F. Martin Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas on Tuesday became
Sultanate proclaims Roxas as datu, adopted son of Lanao del Sur
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
By Sammy F. Martin Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas on Tuesday became an adopted son of Lanao del Sur when he was bestowed the Medal of Honor and the title of Datu by the... Read more

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