By Evelyn D. Añago
Ask the Maguindanao teachers who have been trained under the Support for the Management of an Improved Learning Environment (SMILE) program if their students are any good and they will say, with conviction, that their students are as good as everyone else.
Kagi Lidtungan, 83, says he has already lost track of how many times he and his family had to leave in the past five years their village of Boliok in nearby Pagalungan town, Maguindanao province.
By Charlie Señase and Williamor Magbanua
This city and several towns in North Cotabato are in the danger of being cut off from Davao City and other major areas in the eastern portion of Mindanao, according to local officials.
By Edwin O. Fernandez and Williamor A. Magbanua
A boy was killed and three others were injured in a landslide triggered by incessant rain in Upi, Maguindanao.
By Bong Lozada
Members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines clashed with Muslim rebel group Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) Tuesday, with four members from the rebels killed, an official said Wednesday afternoon.