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Aboitiz company donates to Maguindanao school

The Aboitiz owned power firm serving Cotabato City and parts of Maguindanao continued its social corporate responsibility, helping communities through education. The latest recipient of...
Tent classrooms. Child evacuees from Marawi City attend classes being held inside tents at the Pantar Elementary School in Pantar, Lanao del Norte on Tuesday, 11 July 2017. This tent is where a teacher holds so-called combination classes for Grades IV and V pupils. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Tent classrooms

Tent classrooms. Child evacuees from Marawi City attend classes being held inside tents at the Pantar Elementary School in Pantar, Lanao del Norte on Tuesday, 11 July 2017. This tent is where a teacher holds so-called combination classes for Grades IV and V pupils. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO
Child evacuees take a nap on the floor in one of the classrooms of the Iligan City National School of Fisheries in Barangay Buruun Tuesday afternoon (6 June 2017). Thousands of Maranaos have fled Marawi because of the ongoing skirmishes between government soldiers and the Maute Group. MindaNews photo by AUBREY ROCIN LLAMAS

Cabinet spouses send 30,000 relief goods off to Marawi

About 30,000 relief goods prepared by the Duterte Cabinet Spouses Association Inc. (DCSAI) will be ferried from Cebu to Marawi City on Wednesday. This was...
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Security measures up for 18th T’nalak fest

Police authorities in South Cotabato assured that all security measures are in place in line with the province's week-long 18th T'nalak Festival and 51st...
Another coal plant. The coal-fired power plant in Barangays Libertad and Tacub in Kauswagan town, Lanao del Norte is targeted to start operations this year with a capacity of 540 megawatts. It is run by GNPower Kauswagan, which is controlled by AC Energy, a fully-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., the Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure Fund and Power Partners Ltd. Co. Photo taken on July 10, 2017. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO

Another coal plant

Another coal plant. The coal-fired power plant in Barangays Libertad and Tacub in Kauswagan town, Lanao del Norte is targeted to start operations this year with a capacity of 540 megawatts. It is run by GNPower Kauswagan, which is controlled by AC Energy, a fully-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., the Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure Fund and Power Partners Ltd. Co. Photo taken on July 10, 2017. MindaNews photo by H. MARCOS C. MORDENO
Sheltering various commodities and local product displays are the winning booths of Tagum City and the Municipality of Sto. Tomas.

Tagum, Sto. Tomas top Kadagayaan Fest

Tagum City and the Municipality of Sto. Tomas both won the Best Dressed Booth for the LGU Category in the Agri-Aqua Exhibit Contest highlighting...
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Remote DavOr village now connected to town

The remote San Pedro village in Caraga town, Davao Oriental is finally connected to the main town after the bridge destroyed by Typhoon Pablo...
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Thousands of Surigao Sur Manobos abandon villages

Some 2,000 Manobo lumads from nine hinterland communities of this town fled their homes anew, fearing an imminent military operation and stricter checkpoints by...
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LGUs intensify efforts to rid villages of drugs

A total of 30 villages in the province have recently declared themselves as “drug-cleared” communities. Following the outlined guidelines for the implementation of the drug-clearing...
A building in Marawi City burns after Philippine Air Force warplanes bombed suspected Maute Group positions on Saturday (24 June 2017). MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO

Maute defense perimeter dwindling in size–AFP

The dwindling number of Maute Group terrorists are currently holed up in a very small area in Marawi City, Armed Forces of the Philippines...

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