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  1. City hopeful motion for stopping demolition to be grantedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IT IS now up to the court whether to push through Wednesday with the demolition of houses in a contested land bordering between Barangays Puntod and Macabalan after the City Government filed a motion to delay the displacement of the families living in the area. Lawyer Edgar Cabanlas said Mayor Oscar Moreno asked him, on behalf of the local government, to file a motion to defer the execution of the writ of demolition scheduled this Wednesday.

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  2. City: COA action triggered by - malicious' designRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CITY Hall has accused some of its political adversaries as responsible for dragging the name of Mayor Oscar Moreno over some unreturned government funds that were allegedly used without going through the proper bidding procedures during his stint as the governor of Misamis Oriental. The allegation stemmed from a Commission on Audit report asking Moreno, some of his former department heads and two contractors to return to the Provincial Capitol some P35 million as payment of the rented heavy equipment.

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  3. Alert up in NorMin following Maguindanao encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Philippine National Police in Northern Mindanao has maintained the full alert status in the region in the wake of the encounter in Mamasapano town in Maguindanao that left 43 police commandos dead. Chief Superintendent Agrimero Cruz Jr., PNP-Northern Mindanao police director, assured all the police units in the region are ready for any eventuality, although confident that the region has remained relatively peaceful despite some blast incidents in Bukidnon last year.

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  4. Koreano gidagit, polis nakalingkawasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CENTRAL Negros Electric Cooperative president Arnel Lapore defended their power supply contract with Energreen Power Development and Management Inc., saying there is nothing to pass on to... ROXOL Bioenergy Corp. in Barangay Nagasi, La Carlota City voluntarily ceased their operation effective January 4 due to pollution issues. MABINAY - Negros Occidental Mayor Alfredo MaraA on Jr. called on both the Negrenses in Occidental and Oriental to stay united as brothers as he emphasized that Negros will have a bright future... LA TRINIDAD, Benguet - Subversive documents believed to be owned by the New People's Army was found by the pupils in a Sagada school.

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  5. Zambo bomb suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CENTRAL Negros Electric Cooperative president Arnel Lapore defended their power supply contract with Energreen Power Development and Management Inc., saying there is nothing to pass on to... ROXOL Bioenergy Corp. in Barangay Nagasi, La Carlota City voluntarily ceased their operation effective January 4 due to pollution issues. MABINAY - Negros Occidental Mayor Alfredo MaraA on Jr. called on both the Negrenses in Occidental and Oriental to stay united as brothers as he emphasized that Negros will have a bright future... THE City Government of Baguio is already looking for long-term management schemes to address the traffic situation during tourism peak season.

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  6. Palace still pushes for BBL passage despite Maguindanao incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    DESPITE the tragic incident where over 40 policemen were killed in Maguindanao, the Aquino administration underscored Monday the importance of still pushing for the peace process with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the passage of the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law . In a regular press briefing, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said that the government's position on the peace process remains.

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  7. Phiconsa: Bangsamoro bill has constitutional flawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    In a recently released 75-page position paper on House Bill 4994 or the Bangsamoro Basic Law, Philconsa said the BBL is flawed and cluttered with unconstitutional experimental features to replace the failed Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao . The group said it is awed by the inability of the measure to keep the faith in the framework of the Constitution.

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  8. Dosado mipasaka og kaso batok pulisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    THE Utility Consumers Alliance of Negros will file a motion for reconsideration before the Energy Regulatory Commission to oppose the newly-approved provisional authority it granted... TWO residents of Hinobaan are now facing administrative charges before the Department of Environment and Natural Resources for cutting kamagong trees in Barangay Damutan. BACOLOD City Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. on Friday said the city needs to be forward looking in choosing the site of the next flyover project.

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  9. Reigning champ Cebu, Manila spikers dispute P40T top purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    DEFENDING titlist JPC Cebu turned down the challenge of host team Guibone Xprez MisOr to shoot for a back-to-back title finish in the 10th Kinoguitan Volleyball Men's Open still in progress, as of presstime, at the municipal court of Kinoguitan, Misamis Oriental. The Cebuanos were still battling with the rejuvenated Alindahaw Spikers Manila for the P40,000 top purse plus trophy before a huge crowd of sports buffs cum fiesta revelers.

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  10. Lack of prosecutors prompts DOJ to handle Iligan rep caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    THE lack of prosecutors in Northern Mindanao is one of the reasons the complaints filed by Iligan City Representative Vicente Belmonte against the suspects in the attempt on his life should be handled by the Department of Justice main office. Since the provincial prosecutor's office in Misamis Oriental is understaffed, Regional Prosecutor Jaime Umpa said over the weekend that it would be hard for the prosecutors to efficiently investigate the multiple murder and multiple frustrated murder complaints against the suspects.

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  11. Customs targets P9.8B for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    AFTER hitting its annual target in 2014, the Bureau of Customs -Northern Mindanao has upped its collection for this year. Last year, the BOC attained more than its P8 billion target by earning an excess of P188 million, or a .26 increase from its projected revenue, said lawyer Roswald Joseph Pague, BOC-Northern Mindanao administrative officer.

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  12. Child-friendly barangay search discontinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    WITH the removal of some items in the executive budget, a program aimed at promoting children's rights would have to be discontinued in the meantime, a Cagayan de Oro City Government official said. Accusing the City Council's majority bloc for failing to see "the essence of the program," City Social Welfare and Development chief Teddy Sabugaa is dismayed over the decision of the majority councilors to delete the proposed P1-million fund for the "Search for Child-Friendly Barangay" from the 2015 executive budget.

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  13. Human Nature to open 6 branches in 1st quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    NEW PLANT. Camille Meloto, creative head and one of the co-founders of Gandang Kalikasan Inc., said the aggressive expansion of Human Nature is supported by the company's recent opening of its own plant in Laguna, making them more capable to meet the growing demand of the market.

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  14. New but Already DefacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MindaNews

    The new bridge that connects Barangay Carmen to Divisoria in Cagayan de Oro City is yet to be inaugurated on Feb. 6, but it is already being vandalized as this photo taken on Jan. 23 shows. MindaNews photo by Froilan Gallardo Mindanao News and Information Cooperative Center is a cooperative composed of independent, professional journalists who believe and practice people empowerment through media.

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  15. New CDO bridge defaced; opening postponed to Feb. 8Read the original story

    Sunday | MindaNews

    Vandals have defaced the newest bridge in the city prompting authorities here to move its inauguration from Feb. 6 to Feb. 8. Department of Public Works and Highways Region 10 spokesperson Sandra Flores said they have to repaint the entire bridge after vandals believed to be youngsters defaced every girder with graffiti. She said it would not look good not to repaint the bridge when Spanish Ambassador Carlos Salinas and DPWH Secretary Rogelio Singson arrive on Feb.8 for its opening.

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  16. Seeds start strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Sun-Star

    CEBU's Jan Godfrey "Noy" Seno started his title defense on a strong note, winning his two assignments on the first day of competitions of the Cebuana Lhuillier-Dunlop Sports Age Group Tennis Championship at the Citigreen Tennis Resorts. Seno, 15, who hails from Bogo City, first won against Marvin Loayon, 6-0, 6-1 and later displayed his dominance in the Boys 18-Under division with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout of Peter Allen Cantillas.

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  17. Saving lake 'Ranao'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Sun-Star

    Lanao del Sur is one of the poor provinces in the country where electricity has been deprived from most households surrounding the lake, yet it is home to Mindanao's main source of power - the majestic Lake 'Lanao.' The lake straddles 19 municipalities of Lanao del Sur.

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  18. 62 months laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | MindaNews

    Journalists light candles at the Press Freedom Monument in Cagayan de Oro City on Jan. 23, 2015, five years and two months after the Ampatuan Massacre. Journalists here have been calling for justice in their monthly commemoration of the massacre of 58 persons, 32 of them from the media, in Ampatuan town, Maguindanao on 23 November 2009.

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  19. Erap strong contender in 2016, says lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | ABS-CBN News

    CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada will be a strong contender in the 2016 presidential polls as the masses have faith in him. On the other hand, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Board of Trustees chairman Benjamin Diokno said Estrada's former Cabinet will support him in 2016 should he decide to run for the presidency a third time.

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  20. All set for Ceap Mindanao Games on Jan. 29-Feb. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Sun-Star

    SOME 600 delegates are expected to see action as the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines Mindanao Games unfurls at 8 a.m. of January 29 at the University of the Immaculate Conception Gym. Ceap consultant and coordinator Billy Cruzada, in a recent interview with Sun.Star Davao at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center compound, said teams are coming from Region 9-Zamboaga, Region 10-Cagayan de Oro and Region 11-Davao.

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