Duterte inaugurates Bahay Pag-Asa housing complex for Marawi evacuees

MARAWI CITY—President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday, Feb. 28, led the inauguration of a shelter project in Marawi City, reiterating his pledge to build a better city, which was destroyed…

DPWH-10 to play key role in Marawi rehab: Villar

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Being the nearest region to war-torn Marawi City, the Northern Mindanao regional office of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will play a…

Prelates urge prayers for Marawi fatalities

MANILA — Catholic prelates asked the faithful to pray for their departed loved ones as well as the victims of the recent fighting in Marawi City in line with the country’s…

PNP chief wants Marawi police station established in battleground

DAVAO CITY — Now that the reconstruction of Marawi City is underway, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald dela Rosa wants to establish the Marawi Police Station as the first edifice…

13 Maute terrorists killed in Marawi clearing ops

MANILA — Some 13 Maute group remnants were killed in the latest military operations aimed at clearing Marawi City of terrorists, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) announced Thursday.…

Search for missing cop in Marawi continues

CAMP SK PENDATUN, Maguindanao — Philippine National Police (PNP) authorities in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) have intensified their search for a missing police officer involved in the…

Maute death toll now 749

MANILA — The number of Maute group terrorists in the ongoing clearing operations in Marawi City has now climbed to 749. According to Joint Task Force Ranao deputy coMarawi Citymmander Col.…

Dead Maute group members now 736

MANILA — The number of slain Maute Group terrorists in the ongoing military operations in Marawi City has now climbed to 736, said Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public…

Gov’t won’t allow formation of armed groups: Palace

MANILA — Malacañang on Wednesday said the government will not allow the formation of armed groups seeking to rectify perceived wrongs or issue demands to the government. “The government does not…

An Ailing Boy’s Dying Wish

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – An ailing 12-year-old boy here had expressed his strong desire to personally see and meet the hero soldiers who are fighting Muslim terrorists in Marawi City…

8 dead, 52 wounded in Marawi clash

  ZAMBOANGA CITY — Eight fighters, including five Maute group members and three soldiers, were killed while 52 others were wounded as fighting continues in Marawi City, a military official…

100 lady soldiers, cops to help in initial Marawi rehab

MANILA — Around 100 lady police officers and soldiers will be deployed in Marawi City to help in the initial cleaning and rehabilitation phase of the war-torn area. Col. Edgard Arevalo,…

107 wounded Army troopers get medals

  MANILA, Aug. 12 – A total of 107 troopers who were wounded while fighting Maute Group terrorists in Marawi City and other areas in Mindanao, were decorated for their gallantry…

523 Mautes, 122 gov’t troops killed in ongoing Marawi fighting

  MANILA — As fighting in Marawi City reached its 76th day on Sunday, military clearing operations have so far accounted for 523 Maute Group terrorists killed along with 122…

PRRD groufie with soldiers

Additional Firepower for Marawi City

DOH to include eggs in diet of children in evac centers

MANILA — The Department of Health (DOH) is planning to incorporate eggs in the diet of children staying in evacuation centers for families displaced by the armed conflict in Marawi…

Unity in diversity among Marawi evacuees

MANILA — For several weeks now, the gymnasium in Maria Cristina, Lanao del Norte has been home to hundreds of evacuees who fled the armed conflict in Marawi City. The…

Ilocano youth to raise funds for Marawi students

  LAOAG CITY — In time for the International Youth Day celebration on August 12, a youth volunteer association here is set to conduct a fun run for displaced school…

Cops arrest men in fatigue trying to enter Marawi

CAMP SK PENDATUN, Maguindanao -– Police authorities arrested in Marawi City seven persons who disguised as members of the military and police trying to enter the besieged Islamic city Wednesday.…