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Gov’t urged to consolidate MILF, MNLF peace pacts

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The Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy (PCID) urged the government to work toward the “convergence” of the agreements that it signed with two Moro groups for genuine autonomy.

Posted: March 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Gov’t asks MILF to stop illegal arrests, detention by rebel forces

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The government has called on the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) to exert more control over its forces in the wake of abductions linked to rebel forces in the two Lanao provinces.

Posted: December 8th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Gunmen abduct trader, two others in Lanao del Norte

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Unidentified armed men seized the owner of Findlay Millar Timber Co. and two others in Linamon, Lanao del Norte, police said Friday.

Posted: November 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Military counts 3 election-related killings in Lanao Sur


The Army has listed at least three killings in Lanao del Sur related to the October 28 barangay (village) elections.

Posted: October 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Bohol quake felt in much of Mindanao

Graphic locating Bohol island in the Philippines where a revised 7.1-magnitude quake struck on Tuesday morning.

Tuesday’s magnitude-7.2 earthquake in Bohol also shook the provinces of Lanao del Norte, Misamis Occidental Misamis Oriental, Zamboanga del Norte, Cagayan de Oro City, this city and parts of the Davao provinces.

Posted: October 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

5 killed in Mindanao fighting

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At least five people, including two soldiers, were killed in separate clashes in Lanao del Sur and Compostela Valley on Friday, according to reports by military officials.

Posted: September 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Radioman shot dead in Iligan City

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Motorcycle-riding gunmen on Thursday shot dead a hard-hitting radio commentator here.

Posted: August 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Radio commentator shot dead in Iligan


A hard-hitting commentator was shot dead about 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, in the coastal village of Buru-un here, near a school of fisheries.

Posted: August 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Lanao Norte mayor’s convoy ambushed; 13 killed

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Twelve people were killed and several others were wounded, including the incumbent mayor of Nunungan town, Lanao del Norte, in an ambush Thursday night, police said Friday.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

4 killed, 6 wounded in Lanao del Norte ambush

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Four persons were killed while six others, including the mayor of Nunungan, Lanao del Norte, were wounded after being ambushed by unidentified armed men Thursday evening.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Kidnapped baby recovered in Ozamiz City mall

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Misamis Occidental authorities have recovered the abducted year-old son of a Pagadian City-based Canadian businessman as the scope of the search and rescue operation for the boy and his nanny widened from Zamboanga del Sur to nearby provinces.

Posted: February 8th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Mayor files complaint against Amalilio


Mayor Samuel Co, in an apparent bid to project himself as among the victims and not a conspirator in the Aman scam, filed a complaint against those behind the activity in the city prosecutor’s office here.

Posted: December 23rd, 2012 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

This time, Cagayan de Oro is ready for floods

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This time, the city will not be caught by surprise. Unlike in December 2011, the city is prepared should tropical storm “Bopha” (to be called “Pablo” when it enters the country) intensify and dump even more rain than storm “Sendong” did, disaster officials said on Friday.

Posted: December 1st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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