IPs most affected by terrorist insurgency: NCIP chief

By Liza Agoot, PNA BAGUIO CITY— Indigenous peoples in far-flung communities are the most affected by the insurgency problem, the chair of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) said on Monday. “The insurgents are in ...

PH set to outperform global and regional economic peers in next 2 years

The Philippine economy is emerging as a powerhouse not just in the Southeast Asian region, but across the globe. According to British banking giant HSBC, the nation’s economy will likely outperform its peers on both the ...

Flash flood-triggering severe thunderstorms possible till Sunday

By Catherine Teves, PNA MANILA — The weather bureau said Saturday the Visayas, Mindanao and parts of Luzon can experience flash floods during the 24-hour period ending at 4 a.m. Sunday due to severe thunderstorms that may ...

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PHL, Mexico to explore free trade, currency accords

Top oficials of the Philippines and Mexico have agreed to explore free trade and currency agreements to further strengthen bilateral ties and facilitate economic transactions between the two countries.   Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Mexican Ambassador ...
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What the ABS-CBN franchise issue tells us about democracy

It seems almost impossible to imagine a world without ABS CBN. Even as someone who is personally very against the renewal of their franchise, I can admit that it is almost a dystopian fantasy to imagine them gone. ...
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EO expanding list of medicines under MDRP signed by PRRD; Bong Go pushes for cheaper medicines to complement UHC

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go reiterated his commitment to push for measures to provide all Filipinos with better access to affordable essential medicines. He expressed this as President Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order (EO) No. 104 dated February 17, ...
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Entitlement vs Privilege

A privilege is separate from a right. A right in an inherent and irrevocable entitlement held by all citizens from the moment of their birth. Examples of these are the right to life and liberty, freedom from discrimination ...
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Cayetano on ABS CBN: This is not a race of time. This is a journey towards justice and democracy

While speaking during a mass wedding event in Paranaque City, Speaker of the House of Representatives Alan Peter Cayetano addressed the hot button issue of the ABS-CBN franchise and the seeming alleged inaction of Congress. He spoke to ...
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Bong Go challenges Trillanes: “Face the charges against you”

During an ambush interview at a fire visit in Caloocan on Tuesday, February 11, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go challenged former senator Antonio Trillanes IV to man up and face the sedition charges filed against him after he ...
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Junna Tsukii shares how she beat all odds and adversity to chase dreams and win SEAG Gold for Philippine motherland

J.L. Dabaw December 23, 2019
Karate athlete Junna Tsukii won the hearts of the crowd after she brought home the gold medal for her event during the ...


Cavite cuisine takes centerstage at food expo this July

MindaNation June 3, 2019
By Gladys Pino, PNA IMUS CITY, Cavite — After its successful first venture, the team behind the famous and well attended Cavite Travel ...


DA opens TienDA Malasakit centers to bring cheaper produce to Metro Manila

J.L. Dabaw September 22, 2018
The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday revealed its plans to  introduce lower-priced locally-grown agricultural produce to the Metro Manila market in ...