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Cops nab 2 women; confiscate P40K illegal drugs in Butuan buy busts

Cops nab 2 women; confiscate P40K illegal drugs in Butuan buy busts

Two newly-identified drug suspects were arrested while nearly P40,000 worth of illegal drugs were confiscated in two separate buy-bust operations in Butuan City on Wednesday. PHOTO/BCPO PIO Po...

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An ignorant view of the indigenous people

An ignorant view of the indigenous people

By Rod Madawat When I entered elementary in 1970s my parents enrolled me in a private school concerned only in mastering its pupils to speak English and think like an American. I grew up...

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NEWSPIX: Military finds abandoned NPA camp in Surigao del Sur

Soldiers on Saturday discovered an abandoned camp believed to belong to New People’s Army rebels in Surigao del Sur. Army Col . Maurito Licudine, commander of the Army's 402nd Infantry Brig...

NEWSPIX: Female NPA leader falls in Agusan del Sur

A female high ranking leader of the New People’s Army in North Cotabato was reportedly arrested by security forces in Agusan del Sur. The police has not provided details about the arrest of...

NEWSPIX: 6 NPA ‘food couriers’ arrested after clash in Surigao del Sur

Six alleged food couriers for the New People’s Army were arrested by government troops in Surigao del Sur Saturday, the military said. The arrest on Saturday of Lisa Clorina, Isagani Nazare...

NEWSPIX: Gov’t forces seize war materials, anti-personnel mines hidden by NPA rebels in Surigao City

Soldiers from the 30th Infantry Battalion recovered an ammunitions cache, anti-personnel mines and several paraphernalia hidden by suspected communist rebels in Barangay Mat-i in Surigao ...

  • NEWSPIX: Military finds abandoned NPA camp in Surigao del Sur
  • NEWSPIX: Female NPA leader falls in Agusan del Sur
  • NEWSPIX: 6 NPA ‘food couriers’ arrested after clash in Surigao del Sur
  • NEWSPIX: Gov’t forces seize war materials, anti-personnel mines hidden by NPA rebels in Surigao City

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Why not an Agusan River bamboo raft race festival?

Why not an Agusan River bamboo raft race festival?

By Blas Bernaldez We have heard Surigao City is positioning itself as a water sports hub with its International Dragon Boat Festival. We are thrilled to hear that and celebrate their admir...

Arts and Culture

‘Maleficent’ and the ‘manananggal’ connection

‘Maleficent’ and the ‘manananggal’ connection

By Saberra Cruz Outside the movie house showing Angelina Jolie's “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil," I overheard an awesome conversation between a mother and teenage daughter. Daughter: I wonder if there's a Filipino version of this movie. ...

Sectoral Concern

Dark-skinned Miss Universe and my dream of a ‘puting-puti’ skin

Dark-skinned Miss Universe and my dream of a ‘puting-puti’ skin

By Raquel Dagohoy A dark-skinned beauty queen from South Africa who was crowned Miss Universe 2019 should teach Filipino women a lesson of physical acceptance and pride of skin color because of their rotten colonial mentality and inferior ...


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