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Kadaiyahan is the Visayan word for diversity and the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) community
The December 6 shootout leads to the death of Highway Patrol Group Region 10 Senior Police Officer 1 Serge de Constantine Maceren and suspect Abdurahim Batawi Adilao
The first Kadaiyahan Festival in Cagayan de Oro city will run from December 5 to 10
It's now a 3-way fight between political scions for governor of Cagayan: Governor Manuel Mamba, ex-governor Alvaro Antonio, and Representative Randolph Ting
On record, Cagayan de Oro has 51,471 families of informal settlers
Police Superintendent Michael John Deloso is still in the intensive care unit
Cagayan police say the group's leader is among those killed in the operation
Police identified the victims as couple Princess Angelica Javier and Eugene Javier, and live-in partners Ramcey Javier and Michaela Javier.
With the continuous release of water from the Magat Dam as of Wednesday, October 31, authorities advise evacuees not to return home just yet
Many roads and bridges are closed to traffic, especially in Mountain Province and Benguet
Magat Dam continues to release water from its reservoir, triggering floods
Local authorities are closely monitoring barangays which usually experience floods, landslides, and storm surges
Rosita (Yutu) is similar in path and strength to the destructive Ompong (Mangkhut)
The partnership aims to expand connectivity to attract investors for the new financial technology hub
'Seeking a seat in the Senate necessarily entails a nationwide campaign that even a healthy person will find strenuous,' Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba says in a letter to Ombudsman Samuel Martires
DPWH says it could finish the Cagayan de Oro drainage system in 6 months if Lim Ket Kai agrees to allow diggings in a private road inside their complex
Jose Gabriel La Viña is challenging reelectionist Oscar Moreno. The former agriculture undersecretary's running mate is longtime mayor and kingpin Vicente Emano.
Here are also the politicians who have so far filed their certificates of candidacy in other parts of Northern Mindnao: Bukidnon, Camiguin, and Lanao del Sur
Former Parañaque cop who is suspected of leading a kidnap-for-ransom group escapes from the custody of Cagayan provincial police
The proclamation is intended to hasten relief and rehabilitation efforts after Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut)
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Only one power plant in Apayao is down, says Napocor
The story of Agta leader Marlon Rosalem who walked 6 hours to the Baggao town center to seek help for his typhoon-hit community has inspired netizens
Of this number, more than 10,000 homes are completely destroyed
'Parang talo na lang sa sugal. Ganoon na lang ang iniisip natin kasi hindi naman natin hawak 'yung panahon,' says 48-year-old farmer Ricardo Rumbaua
Hundreds of houses and plenty of crops in the farming town of Baggao in Cagayan Valley are lost to Typhoon Ompong. What do locals do? They rebuild and plant again.
Marlon Rosalem walked 6 hours hoping to bring home some help from the local government, as he said relief goods have yet to reach their community
Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi says power providers and distributors are assessing the damage from Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut)
'I don't know where I will get money to rebuild my house,' says 29-year-old William Quillopo, who again lost his house after Typhoon Ompong
(4th UPDATE) 'I share the grief of those who lost their loved ones,' says President Rodrigo Duterte in Ompong-hit Cagayan
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the coastal town of Baggao was in the direct path of Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) when it hit land at 1:40 am Saturday
An electric pole toppled by strong winds blocks an ambulance with a sick child in Baggao, Cagayan
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III says the displaced residents will be tasked with helping clean debris from houses and roads affected by Typhoon Ompong
(5th UPDATE) Many national roads and bridges are closed to traffic, especially in the Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, and Ilocos regions
(UPDATED) Go clarifies on Saturday, September 15, that he invited them two weeks ago, way before Typhoon Ompong, and they proceeded with the trip despite his advice against it
Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba on Friday, September 14, said families from different towns flocked to hotels in an effort to avoid the wrath of Typhoon Ompong.
These teams will help manage evacuation centers in areas most affected by Ompong (Mangkhut)
Most of the evacuees are from coastal towns in the two provinces which could be at risk of storm surges
Aside from sacrificing some crops he cannot harvest, corn farmer Elvis Lacambra says he already considers half of his supposed proceeds a loss
'Sa pagdating ni Ompong, anything is possible,' says Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba, using the local name for Mangkhut
Issues tackled by the artworks include the displacement of the indigenous communities and the exploitation of natural resources in Mindanao
Police say the two alleged gunmen also charged in the killing of Rizal town Councilor Alfredo Alvarez work for Rizal town Vice Mayor Joel Ruma
This time, 68 luxury vehicles – including a Lamborghini and a Porsche – and 8 luxury motorbikes are destroyed in front of a crowd of hundreds. The vehicles are worth P277.9 million, while the motorbikes cost P19.5 million.
Witnesses are able to recognize the suspects
Jeb Bayawon used to live in a landfill in Cagayan de Oro City until he got help to return to school 10 years ago. This year, he marches with fellow graduates of the Mindanao State University – Naawan, bringing him closer to his dream of becoming an educator.
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(UPDATED) Peter Gerard Scully is found guilty of human trafficking and rape for using children below 12 years old – including a one-year-old – in his cybersex operations
PRESS RELEASE: A book launch and poetry night are set for June 29 in Cagayan de Oro City
PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde says the alleged gunman of Cagayan priest Father Mark Ventura was identified as a certain Arthymus Reynon
During the election period in 2016, councilor Zaldy Mallari already survived an assassination attempt