MANILA– The Catholic bishops of mineral-rich Samar Island came out in support of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez amid controversies surrounding her pending confirmation.Bishops Isabelo Abarquez of..
MAGUINDANAO -- Authorities have earmarked 18,000 board feet of confiscated lumber for classroom desks in public schools in municipalities in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). The..
COTABATO CITY -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao urged local government units in the region to develop their own disaster..
MAGUINDANAO --- More than 300 former drug dependents volunteered to help remove manually a large swath of water hyacinths now dangerously blocking a stretch of a large river in Datu Piang..
The problem of the six towns of Lanao del Sur which have not had power supply for four years now goes beyond just the unwillingness of people of the province to pay their bills.It actually involves..
MAGUINDANAO --- Hundreds of soldiers and members of two Mindanao Moro fronts will help clear the Dansalan River in Datu Piang town from water hyacinths now dangerously blocking its downstream flow to..
DATU PIANG, Maguindanao – Communities surrounding the Rio Grande de Mindanao fear of another calamity waiting to happen with water hyacinth building up along portions of Datu Piang, Maguindanao and..
COTABATO CITY – Officials of government agencies, including those under the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), were convened on Monday, February 6, at the Office of the Regional..
MANILA – The social action arm of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines welcomed “to the highest level” the closure of 23 mining operations in the country.Fr. Edwin..
MAGUINDANAO --- Officials are bracing for frequent flooding in Maguindanao due to the massive growth of water hyacinths now blocking the flow to seaside areas of rivers that spring from the..