Communist Party of the Philippines: 48 Years

Communist Party of the Philippines: 48 Years

The Communist Party of the Philippines celebrates its 48th founding anniversary at the hinterland village of Lumiad in Paquibato District in Davao City on December 26, 2016. A battalion of of New Peoples Army, the armed wing of the CPP, marched before thousands of...
Asian Freestyle Football Championship 2016

Asian Freestyle Football Championship 2016

Filipino-Norwegian Phillip Warren Gertsson captured his second freestyle football crown during the 4th edition of the Asian Freestyle Football Championships at SM Lanang Premiere in Davao City on Saturday, December 10. Gertsson beat Yo Kamatsuka of Japan. While Ardhi...
DeliMaa, dili mao…

DeliMaa, dili mao…

Then Commission on Human Rights chair Leila De lima accompanied the members of the Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) on July 11, 2009 to exhume a suspected ‘mass grave’ of the alleged victims of summary execution in Maa, Davao City. The site is inside a...
Drug menace in the remote villages

Drug menace in the remote villages

This is quite long but if you want to know how the drug menace has penetrated even the remote villages in the provinces, take time to read. Last week, I visited a friend in a remote village somewhere in my home province of North Cotabato. The nearest town center is...
IN PICTURES: Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan 2016

IN PICTURES: Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan 2016

                                                James L. Chiongbian National Trade School Performing Arts dancers from Kiamba, Saranggani Province won the grand prize of this year’s Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan. Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan, a street dancing...
T’nalak Festival: Street Dancing

T’nalak Festival: Street Dancing

                                    T’nalak Festival is an annual event in South Cotabato every July, which also coincide’s with the anniversary of the province.The festival is named after the famous T’nalak cloth made of abaca fibers woven by the...
Duterte: Home sweet home in Davao as President

Duterte: Home sweet home in Davao as President

On Friday night, Rodrigo Duterte returned to Davao City for the first time as a President and will be spending his weekend with his family at his home in Doña Luisa Subdivision.  DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 July) – Still clad in the barong outfit that he used in two...