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Senior citizens, health workers in Marawi get second dose of COVID-19 vaccine
by John Unson - April 19, 2021 - 11:03am
Bangsamoro Heath Minister Bashary Latiph, also a doctor, appealed on Monday to residents of the Bangsamoro region to ignore “fake news” spreading around and the misleading assertions by irresponsible...
2 BARMM provinces now have watermelon, fishing capitals
by John Unson - April 17, 2021 - 6:24pm
There are two seaside southern towns now popular for monikers, or tags, that residents are so proud about.
IOM, Japan embark on 12-month anti-pandemic program for BARMM
by John Unson - April 16, 2021 - 3:49pm
Two foreign benefactors have earmarked US $2.7 million for a 12-month COVID-19 prevention program in the Bangsamororo Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.
3 killed in Cotabato gun attack
by John Unson - April 14, 2021 - 12:00am
Three persons were killed in a gun attack in this city yesterday.
Militant slain, 8 government troopers wounded in Marawi clash
by John Unson - April 14, 2021 - 12:00am
A sub-leader of the Islamic State-linked Dawlah Islamiya was killed while his wife and eight government troopers were wounded in a law enforcement operation in Marawi on Monday.
Flashflood destroys houses in North Cotabato
by John Unson - April 13, 2021 - 12:00am
Floodwaters swept away 15 shanties lying along the banks of the Talutalunan River in Makilala, North Cotabato on Sunday.
Kin seek justice for shooting of Maguindanao farmer
by John Unson - April 11, 2021 - 1:10pm
Benito, father of six grade school children, died on the spot from multiple bullet wounds.
P1.3 million worth shabu seized from couple in Maguindanao
by John Unson - April 10, 2021 - 5:17pm
Anti-narcotics operatives seized P1.3 million worth of shabu from a couple and arrested five drug den operators in separate operations Friday.
Mindanao LGUs, mining firm implement joint community projects
by John Unson - April 10, 2021 - 1:29pm
Two municipalities, five barangays and six Blaan community organizations got from a private benefactor almost P6 million worth of grants for pro-poor projects.
South Cotabato authorities bracing for Dawlah Islamiya retaliatory attacks
by John Unson - April 9, 2021 - 11:43am
Authorities are anticipating a possible retaliation by the Dawlah Islamiya following the death of two key members in a police operation in Polomolok town in South Cotabato last Tuesday.
Maguindanao town under state of calamity over clan war
by John Unson - April 8, 2021 - 12:00am
The Sangguniang Bayan of Talitay in Maguindanao has placed the town under a state of calamity in connection with a clan war that displaced hundreds of families.
Quezon City car theft suspect nabbed in Mindanao
by John Unson - April 2, 2021 - 5:45pm
Agents of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group arrested Thursday night in Zamboanga del Sur a car theft suspect wanted by a court in Quezon City.
3 hurt in IED blast in Cotabato City
by John Unson - April 2, 2021 - 1:52pm
Three residents were hurt in an explosion that rocked the city Thursday night. 
6ID to build isolation center for troops with COVID-19
by John Unson - April 1, 2021 - 2:13pm
Abdullah Cusain, assistant executive secretary of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, said the BARMM government has earmarked P11.2 million for the project.
Baguio vaccine priority breach ordered probed
by John Unson - March 30, 2021 - 12:00am
An investigation has been ordered into the reported violation of the COVID vaccine priority rule by some officials of the Saint Louis University in this city.
Marawi mayor sick of COVID-19
by John Unson - March 29, 2021 - 8:44am
“It is with deepest concern that I wish to inform you all that despite careful and religious observance of the minimum health protocols I have been tested positive for COVID-19,” Gandamra said in his...
More soldiers deployed vs BIFF bandits
by John Unson - March 28, 2021 - 12:00am
An Army contingent from Luzon will be deployed in Central Mindanao to assist the 6th Infantry Division in its campaign against members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters.
Additional Army brigade deployed to Maguindanao
by John Unson - March 27, 2021 - 6:12pm
A brigade-size Army contingent from Luzon is arriving in central Mindanao to help the 6th Infantry Division neutralize the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in the region.
Another armed group in Maguindanao surrender to CIDG
by John Unson - March 26, 2021 - 6:00pm
Another armed group from Parang town surrendered to the police Friday, just 24 hours after ten from the same area turned in their firearms and pledged to reform for good.
10 gunmen surrender to BARMM police
by John Unson - March 25, 2021 - 2:29pm
Anso and his men were followers of a former mayor who was killed in an anti-narcotics operation in Cotabato City about three years ago. 
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