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Warring Manobo families settle feud in Surigao Sur town

Warring Manobo families settle feud in Surigao Sur town

The clan leaders involved in the feud signed the Tampuda (agreement) and pledged to end the clan’s animosity during the formal rites to signify their settlement in San Miguel, Surigao del Sur. PHO...

Lifestyle

‘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 wo...

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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: Finder of ‘floating cocaine’ in Surigao Sur faces drug charge

One of the two fishermen who recovered thirty-four bricks of cocaine worth P230 million off the coast of Tandag City in Surigao del Sur, is facing illegal drug charges for keeping some "floati...

  • 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
  • NEWSPIX: Finder of ‘floating cocaine’ in Surigao Sur faces drug charge

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Tourism

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

Will the real first lady please stand up?

Will the real first lady please stand up?

By Maricor Villasanta Former US first lady Michelle Obama. Artwork courtesy of Nasty Women Portrait Any city and town with an active, visible first lady is like a family with a caring and concern "nanay" giving her best all the way. You ...


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