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Rappler
MAP: Voters without biometricsMANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) reported last week
MAP: Voters without biometrics
Rappler / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) reported last week that the number of registered voters without biometrics nationwide stands at 3.5 million as of July 2015, down from 9.6 million first recorded in May 2014. An additional... Read more
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The Manila Times
Balay-Balay exhibit to open in DavaoAugust 29, 2015 7:46 pm LEARNING Philippine architecture can now be fun. The
Balay-Balay exhibit to open in Davao
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
August 29, 2015 7:46 pm LEARNING Philippine architecture can now be fun. The National Commission for Culture and the Arts together with Swito Designs, a subsidiary of Swito Twins Inc., a Davao-based social... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ARMM gov’t supports call for INC to abide by rule of lawCOTABATO CITY, Philippines - Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Mus
ARMM gov’t supports call for INC to abide by rule of law
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
COTABATO CITY, Philippines - Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) on Saturday joined Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II in urging members of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) to abide by rule of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Specter of strongest El Nino looms Government urged all sectors nationwide to brace for possible onslaught this
Specter of strongest El Nino looms
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Government urged all sectors nationwide to brace for possible onslaught this year of what could be the strongest El Nino phenomenon in recorded history. State weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and... Read more
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Minda News
‘Honorable’ but IrresponsibleGENERAL SANTOS CITY, August 28, 2015 – In the media, they strongly express thei
‘Honorable’ but Irresponsible
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, August 28, 2015 – In the media, they strongly express their optimism the House version of the Bangsamoro Basic Law would be passed next month despite that legislative action is at a stand-still for the lack of quorum as time... Read more
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Inquirier.net
4 suspects in girl’s rape-slay executedCOTABATO CITY— Four men believed to be behind the rape, killing and burning of
4 suspects in girl’s rape-slay executed
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
COTABATO CITY— Four men believed to be behind the rape, killing and burning of a 14-year-old girl in Marawi City were executed by firing squad with the consent of their families, according to a top official of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao... Read more
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Rappler
Amid Bangsamoro bill uncertainty, Japan continues aid in MindanaoDEVELOPMENT FOR BETTER FUTURE. JICA President Tanaka (seated, 2nd from right) s
Amid Bangsamoro bill uncertainty, Japan continues aid in Mindanao
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
DEVELOPMENT FOR BETTER FUTURE. JICA President Tanaka (seated, 2nd from right) shakes hands with a pupil from Kibleg Elementary School in North Upi, Maguindanao. Photo from JICA MANILA, Philippines – Amid the uncertainty of the proposed Bangsamoro... Read more
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Minda News
Maranao’s torogan a good example of disaster-resilient houseDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 26 Aug) – Want ideas for disaster-resilient house? Look
Maranao’s torogan a good example of disaster-resilient house
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 26 Aug) – Want ideas for disaster-resilient house? Look back at pre-colonial Philippine architecture. That’s one of the many things that the people behind SwitoDesigns Studio want to share in their upcoming event “Balay-Balay... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
JICA President visits Mindanao for school turnover THE head of the world’s largest bilateral aid agency traveled to the Philippi
JICA President visits Mindanao for school turnover
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
THE head of the world’s largest bilateral aid agency traveled to the Philippines this week to personally turn over a school building project in North Upi, Maguindanao. Japan International... Read more
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Minda News
Maguindanao town eyed for high value crops due to ‘langkong’MATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/25 August) — Foreign investors from South Ameri
Maguindanao town eyed for high value crops due to ‘langkong’
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
MATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/25 August) — Foreign investors from South America, the Middle East and other parts of Asia have shown interest to engage in high value crop production in this town due to its “langkong” or fertile soil, an official... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PNoy wants P54.5-B budget for ARMM next yearMANILA - President Aquino is proposing the allocation of P54.5 billion for the
PNoy wants P54.5-B budget for ARMM next year
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA - President Aquino is proposing the allocation of P54.5 billion for the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), which is composed of Basilan, Tawi-Tawi, Sulu, Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur. The amount is included in the proposed... Read more
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Minda News
Pass the BBL now or pass on to next administration?DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 Aug) — Congress is rushing the passage of the Bangsamo
Pass the BBL now or pass on to next administration?
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 Aug) — Congress is rushing the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) with only 15 session days left from August 24 until the national budget debate goes to the plenary on September 28 and before Congress goes on recess... Read more
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Minda News
Saudi-based humanitarian group to build orphanage in MaguindanaoMATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/24 August) – A Saudi Arabia-based humanitarian
Saudi-based humanitarian group to build orphanage in Maguindanao
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
MATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/24 August) – A Saudi Arabia-based humanitarian group said over the weekend it is planning to build an orphanage in the province aside from building an office in Manila for its expanded operations in the country. The... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nur aide sees shift to federalism as a ‘win-win’ solution for Mindanao Change government to federalism to solve the Mindanao problem. This is the c
Nur aide sees shift to federalism as a ‘win-win’ solution for Mindanao
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Change government to federalism to solve the Mindanao problem. This is the call of a close aide of Nur Misuari, Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman, on... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Village officials deny finding bodies of child rapistsMANILA, Philippines - Barangay officials in Marawi City denied yesterday having
Village officials deny finding bodies of child rapists
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Barangay officials in Marawi City denied yesterday having found the bodies of four men allegedly executed after confessing to raping and killing a 13-year-old girl last week in the city, a police official said. Sr. Supt.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Village officials deny finding bodies of child rapistsMANILA, Philippines - Barangay officials in Marawi City denied yesterday having
Village officials deny finding bodies of child rapists
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Barangay officials in Marawi City denied yesterday having found the bodies of four men allegedly executed after confessing to raping and killing a 13-year-old girl last week in the city, a police official said. Sr. Supt.... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Why immunization campaign in ARMM is delayedCOTABATO CITY -- The school-based immunization program of the Department of Hea
Why immunization campaign in ARMM is delayed
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 10 days ago
COTABATO CITY -- The school-based immunization program of the Department of Health (DOH) has yet to be implemented in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) due to resistance from parents, a health official said Thursday. According to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
33 provinces prone to landslide and floodsMANILA, Philippines - A total of 33 provinces or 231 municipalities are prone t
33 provinces prone to landslide and floods
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - A total of 33 provinces or 231 municipalities are prone to floods and landslides because of the heavy rains caused by typhoon “Ineng,” the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Executed or freed? CIDG probes 4 detainees’ fateMANILA, Philippines - The police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CI
Executed or freed? CIDG probes 4 detainees’ fate
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) is investigating the alleged execution of four detained suspects who reportedly confessed to raping and killing a 13-year-old girl in Marawi City last Friday. Senior... Read more
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The Manila Times
Officials to verify Lanao ‘execution’August 19, 2015 9:38 pm by MOH SAADUDDIN AND JULMUNIR JANNARAL, CORRESPONDENTS
Officials to verify Lanao ‘execution’
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
August 19, 2015 9:38 pm by MOH SAADUDDIN AND JULMUNIR JANNARAL, CORRESPONDENTS MARAWI CITY: Authorities are verifying reports of the reported death of suspects of the rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sources: Own kin volunteered rape suspects' slayMARAWI CITY, Philippines — It was the families of the four suspects in the Augu
Sources: Own kin volunteered rape suspects' slay
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines — It was the families of the four suspects in the August 14 rape-slay here of a 13-year-old Maranaw girl that volunteered their execution, community elders said Wednesday. Barangay officials here and in nearby Lanao del Sur... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sources: Own kin allegedly volunteered rape suspects' executionMARAWI CITY, Philippines — It was the families of the four suspects in the Augu
Sources: Own kin allegedly volunteered rape suspects' execution
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines — It was the families of the four suspects in the August 14 rape-slay here of a 13-year-old Maranaw girl that volunteered their execution, community elders said Wednesday. Barangay officials here and in nearby Lanao del Sur... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PDEA seizes P6.3-M shabu in Davao raidMANILA, Philippines — Authorities arrested four suspected drug peddlers during
PDEA seizes P6.3-M shabu in Davao raid
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Authorities arrested four suspected drug peddlers during a raid in Tagum City, Davao del Norte, seizing P6.3-million worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride, also known as shabu, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
4 detained rapists of vice governor's kin shot deadMARAWI CITY – Four detained suspects who had confessed to raping and murdering
4 detained rapists of vice governor's kin shot dead
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 12 days ago
MARAWI CITY – Four detained suspects who had confessed to raping and murdering a 13-year-old Maranaw girl on Aug. 14 were found dead behind an abandoned hospital in the city outskirts, officials said yesterday. No one from the city police could... Read more
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The Manila Times
House hobbled by quorum woesAugust 18, 2015 11:33 pm Members of the House of Representatives have ignored
House hobbled by quorum woes
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
August 18, 2015 11:33 pm Members of the House of Representatives have ignored the appeal of Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. for them to attend plenary session. Belmonte admitted that the House only mustered quorum twice... Read more
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Pilipino Star
4 detained rapists of vice governor's kin shot deadMARAWI CITY, Philippines – Four detained suspects who had confessed to raping a
4 detained rapists of vice governor's kin shot dead
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines – Four detained suspects who had confessed to raping and murdering a 13-year-old Maranaw girl on Aug. 14 were found dead behind an abandoned hospital in the city outskirts, officials said yesterday. No one from the city... Read more
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The Manila Times
P800K worth of marijuana destroyed by PDEA in Lanao Del SurAugust 18, 2015 9:55 pm Marijuana worth P818,400 were destroyed by the Philipp
P800K worth of marijuana destroyed by PDEA in Lanao Del Sur
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
August 18, 2015 9:55 pm Marijuana worth P818,400 were destroyed by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), Philippine National Police and Philippine Army during a follow-up marijuana... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Extremists threaten to behead Marawi rape suspectsMARAWI CITY, Philippines — Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Musli
Extremists threaten to behead Marawi rape suspects
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
MARAWI CITY, Philippines — Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao ordered the ARMM police on Tuesday to tightly secure the city jail after extremists threatened spring out four confessed rapists for public execution. The... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Bong-Bong cites Celso on BBLSenator Ferdinand “Bong-bong” Marcos Jr. cited District 1 Representative Celso
Bong-Bong cites Celso on BBL
Zamboanga Today / Posted 13 days ago
Senator Ferdinand “Bong-bong” Marcos Jr. cited District 1 Representative Celso Lobregat for his vast knowledge and cleverness in discussing the provisions of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). In his speech before the Mindanao League of Vice... Read more
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The Manila Times
Mindanao told to brace for power outagesAugust 17, 2015 9:35 pm There is a need to develop more power plants run by tr
Mindanao told to brace for power outages
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
August 17, 2015 9:35 pm There is a need to develop more power plants run by traditional energy sources like coal and fossil fuel in Mindanao because some areas in the region may be affected by drought brought... Read more
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Minda News
SWS surveys say Pinoys prefer peaceful means over military opsDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/17 August) – Despite the tragedy in Mamasapano, Maguindan
SWS surveys say Pinoys prefer peaceful means over military ops
Minda News / Posted 13 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/17 August) – Despite the tragedy in Mamasapano, Maguindanao that left 66 persons dead on January 25 this year, Filipinos continue to prefer peaceful means over military operations in dealing with the Moro Islamic Liberation... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Thus, Mayor Edgardo D. Pamintuan labelled the tax watch advertisement released
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 13 days ago
Thus, Mayor Edgardo D. Pamintuan labelled the tax watch advertisement released last Wednesday by the Department of Finance listing Angeles City as one of 19 cities and eight provinces that failed to report the required electronic Statement of... Read more
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Minda News
ITCZ affecting Mindanao, VisayasDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 August) — Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains
ITCZ affecting Mindanao, Visayas
Minda News / Posted 14 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 August) — Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and isolated thunderstorms will be experienced over the regions of Northern Mindanao, Caraga & Davao and Eastern and Central Visayas due to the intertropical convergence... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Take El Niño phenomenon seriously, Pagasa reminds publicThe state weather bureau on Saturday reminded the public to take the El Niño we
Take El Niño phenomenon seriously, Pagasa reminds public
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
The state weather bureau on Saturday reminded the public to take the El Niño weather phenomenon seriously, as its effects would be felt more in the remaining months of the year. Annaliza Solis, climatologist and senior weather specialist of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
New invented ice cream seen to drive ARMM's economyCOTABATO CITY, Philippines - The agriculture department of the Autonomous Regio
New invented ice cream seen to drive ARMM's economy
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
COTABATO CITY, Philippines - The agriculture department of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) now boasts of a marang ice cream which economists said can boost prices of a seasonal fruit so cheap due to excessive harvest surplus. The... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Buying timeIt’s a slow day for these Maranao traders, who are engaged in buying and sellin
Buying time
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
It’s a slow day for these Maranao traders, who are engaged in buying and selling of gold and old coins on San Pedro St. in Davao City. Maranaos, most of whom are from Lanao del Sur, are known entrepreneurs among the Muslim tribes in Mindanao. (Keith... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In ads, finance dep’t shames delinquent LGU treasurersThe Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday released a list of 62 local govern
In ads, finance dep’t shames delinquent LGU treasurers
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday released a list of 62 local governments that either failed to submit their second-quarter financial reports or did not file them on time. In a “Tax Watch” advertisement published in newspapers, the DOF... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAGASA: Thunderstorms hit Visayas region PAGASA announced areas affected by thunderstorms in the Visayas region. In t
PAGASA: Thunderstorms hit Visayas region
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
PAGASA announced areas affected by thunderstorms in the Visayas region. In the 9:00pm report, locals of ‪Bukidnon (Don Carlos,Dagcangan),‪ Cotabato, ‪‎Lanao Del Sur (Wao), ‪‎Zamboanga Peninsula and ‎Sultan... Read more
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Pilipino Star
judge faces rap for taking custody of an inmateMANILA, Philippines — A former municipal trial court judge is facing criminal c
judge faces rap for taking custody of an inmate
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A former municipal trial court judge is facing criminal charges for taking into custody an inmate without a court order. The Office of the Ombudsman indicted former Judge Baguinda Ali Pacalna for obstruction of justice over the... Read more
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Sun Star
Former Lanao del Sur judge charged with obstruction of justiceA FORMER judge in Lanao del Sur was charged with obstruction of justice before
Former Lanao del Sur judge charged with obstruction of justice
Sun Star / Posted 18 days ago
A FORMER judge in Lanao del Sur was charged with obstruction of justice before the Sandiganbayan for taking custody of a prisoner without court clearance. In a statement, the Office of the Ombudsman said Wednesday Baguinda-Ali Pacalna, former judge... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Army reaffirms commitment to uphold human rightsMAGUINDANAO, Philippines - The rank-and-file personnel of the Army’s 6th Infant
Army reaffirms commitment to uphold human rights
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
MAGUINDANAO, Philippines - The rank-and-file personnel of the Army’s 6th Infantry Division (ID) will take turns reaffirming commitment to universal human rights doctrine as part of the unit’s observance of the International Humanitarian Law (IHL)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mar seeks NPC support for presidential bidMANILA, Philippines - Interior Secretary Mar Roxas sought yesterday the backing
Mar seeks NPC support for presidential bid
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Interior Secretary Mar Roxas sought yesterday the backing of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) for his 2016 presidential bid, but the country’s second largest political party said it was still on a “listening mode” before... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Korina seeks LP support for Mar in MindanaoCOTABATO CITY, Philippines - News anchor Korina Sanchez on Tuesday made a pitch
Korina seeks LP support for Mar in Mindanao
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
COTABATO CITY, Philippines - News anchor Korina Sanchez on Tuesday made a pitch for her husband’s bid for the presidency in a two-hour engagement here with an influential bloc of local officials in Maguindanao. Sanchez said her spouse, Interior and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
New fish port to benefit Maranaw fisherfolkLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines - Officials are certain of the completion within two
New fish port to benefit Maranaw fisherfolk
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines - Officials are certain of the completion within two months of a multi-million port along the western side of Lake Lanao, designed to hasten the connectivity of Maranaw fisherfolk to local markets. Engineer Don Mustapha... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Malaysian ambassador vows support for local businesses in MindanaoMAGUINDANAO, Philippines - Malaysian Ambassador Dato Mohammad Zamri Mohammad Ka
Malaysian ambassador vows support for local businesses in Mindanao
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
MAGUINDANAO, Philippines - Malaysian Ambassador Dato Mohammad Zamri Mohammad Kassim assured to convince his compatriots to invest in viable local businesses in support of the Mindanao peace process. Kassim, who toured Central Mindanao over the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why is Comelec in a hot spot?The latest news from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is that we are using
Why is Comelec in a hot spot?
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
The latest news from the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is that we are using the controversial PCOS machines again for Election 2016. Sanamagan! Quite frankly, I am bothered with the decision made by Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista. What doesn’t... Read more
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Minda News
Road project to shorten travel time from Marawi to Cagayan de OroCOTABATO CITY (MindaNews/08 August) — Travel time from Marawi City to Cagayan d
Road project to shorten travel time from Marawi to Cagayan de Oro
Minda News / Posted 22 days ago
COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/08 August) — Travel time from Marawi City to Cagayan de Oro City will soon be shortened from 3.5 hours to 1.5 hours with the concreting of the Kapai-Tagoloan-Talakag road. Governor Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ARMM gov’t to start P220M road project in Lanao del Sur, BukidnonLANAO DEL SUR, Philippines - Maranaw peasants in two Lanao del Sur towns stand
ARMM gov’t to start P220M road project in Lanao del Sur, Bukidnon
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines - Maranaw peasants in two Lanao del Sur towns stand to benefit from a P220 million road project that would connect their enclaves to major trading hubs in the province and in Bukidnon. Lanao del Sur is a component province... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ARMM gov’t vows to support MarThe chief executive of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and his
ARMM gov’t vows to support Mar
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
The chief executive of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and his constituent-provincial governors together pledged to support next year’s candidacy of Manuel “Mar” Roxas for president. ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman, the regional figurehead... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -COINCIDING WITH the anointment of Mar Roxas by the BS as his choice for a succe
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 26 days ago
COINCIDING WITH the anointment of Mar Roxas by the BS as his choice for a successor came abs-cbnnews.com’s 10 things to know about him: husband to the network’s Korina Sanchez, Wharton School alumnus, grandson of President Manuel Roxas, 4th richest... Read more
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