10 Chinese arrested for alleged poaching off Camiguin

May 26, 2016 - 3:55 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard also says the Chinese ship hit a Philippine monitoring vessel

Who is the top presidential pick of young Kagay-anons?

May 05, 2016 - 7:03 PM

In the bustling city of Cagayan de Oro dubbed as the melting pot of Northern Mindanao who are the young voters supporting?

ALL IN DAY’S WORK. In her shanty little shop, Grace Walingin, a Xerox machine operator, aspires for change. All photos by Alyssa Viado/Rappler

WATCH: Duterte in LP strongholds in Mindanao

Mar 25, 2016 - 2:16 PM

Rodrigo Duterte goes guerrilla style in Liberal Party dominated Camiguin and Gingoog

Duterte supporters threatened by Romualdos in Camiguin?

Mar 23, 2016 - 8:42 PM

Duterte says It s the usual parochial feudal system When one family dominates they think [the town] is their property already

DUTERTE IN CAMIGUIN. Despite supposed threats from the local government in Camiguin, supporters of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte give him a warm welcome. Photo from Duterte media bureau

7 breathtaking Mindanao destinations you shouldn't miss

Mar 12, 2016 - 5:29 PM

Mindanao is home to many pristine beaches fetching landscapes and beautiful waterfalls that will entice anyone to return

FAMILIAR. Some of Dinagat Islands beaches reminded me of certain places in Palawan. Photo by Joshua Berida

Camiguin treasure now an ASEAN Heritage Park

Nov 08, 2015 - 4:12 PM

The Mt Timpoong Hibok Hibok Natural Monument becomes the 8th ASEAN Heritage Park in the Philippines the DENR says

ASEAN HERITAGE PARK. Environment ministers from ASEAN name Camiguin's treasures, including Mt Hibok-Hibok, as an ASEAN Heritage Park. Photo of Mt Hibok-Hibok from Wikipedia

Who is running in Northern Mindanao | 2016 Elections

Oct 11, 2015 - 1:00 AM

UPDATED Rappler s list of candidates for local positions in the Northern Mindanao

Index shows local governments make PH more competitive

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:07 PM

The Manila is the country’s most competitive city while Davao del Sur heads the provinces according to the 2015 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index

Camiguin declared insurgency-free

Feb 11, 2015 - 4:12 PM

The island province among the top tourism destinations in the country draws 380 000 visitors a year

INSURGENCY FREE. Colonel Jesse A Alvarez, 403rd Infantry Brigade commander (left), Camiguin Governor Jurdin Jesus Romualdo (center), and Police Senior Superintendent Wilfredo  Cayat, provincial police commander, sign the Memorandum of Agreement turning over the peace and security control from the army to the police on February 10, 2015. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Martial Law victims in N. Mindanao receive compensation

Feb 07, 2014 - 8:14 PM

Around 170 victims of human rights abuses from Lanao del Norte Bukidnon Misamis Oriental Camiguin and Misamis Occidental received P50 000 each

Cemetery trivia: How well do you know our burial grounds?

Nov 01, 2013 - 4:15 PM

Revisit the origins and the stories behind notable unique and historical cemeteries in the country

RESTING PLACE. There are countless cemeteries of interest spread all over the country.

PPA bidding out P301-M port rehab contracts

Oct 27, 2013 - 8:10 PM

PPA is soliciting bids for the rehabilitation of 6 ports in the country with contracts worth P301M

BETTER PORTS. PPA is bidding out contracts for the rehabilitation of 6 ports in the country. AFP file photo

Making the most of the Camiguin Lanzones Festival

Oct 19, 2013 - 12:05 PM

Every year in October Camiguin s laidback capital of Mambajao comes alive with this celebration

 FUN AND ABUNDANCE. A colorful festival that celebrates the bounty of the province’s sweet, juicy, and sticky fruit. Photo from the Camiguin Lanzones Festival Facebook

Camiguin representative Romualdo dies

Apr 24, 2013 - 10:04 AM

Rep Pedro Romualdo staunch critic of the FOI bill succumbs to pneumonia It s not immediately know if his party will field a substitute candidate in his re election bid

Cebu Pacific launches flights to Camiguin, Masbate

Mar 07, 2013 - 4:02 PM

Cebu Pacific launches new domestic routes to Camiguin and Masbate

CEB LAUNCHES NEW DESTINATION. Cebu Pacific launches new destinations to Camiguin and Masbate

'Pablo' hits northern Palawan, slows down

Dec 05, 2012 - 6:53 AM

UPDATED Typhoon Pablo Bopha makes its last landfall in Philippine territory Wednesday morning December 5 as it makes its way out of the country

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 5:30 a.m., 05 December 2012

'Pablo:' 40,000 in evacuation centers

Dec 04, 2012 - 5:18 AM

UPDATED The typhoon with international codename Bopha made landfall over Baganga Davao Oriental early morning Tuesday December 4; Pablo now raking across Mindanao

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 11:00 a.m., 04 December 2012. At 11:00AM 4/DEC/2012, the eye of Typhoon #PabloPH was located in the vicinity of Malaybalay, Bukidnon (8.3°N 125.0°E). Max winds/gust (160/195kph). Moving West Northwest @ 20kph. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Pablo' to make landfall on Tuesday

Dec 03, 2012 - 11:49 PM

The typhoon will make landfall on Tuesday morning in Hinatuan Surigao del Sur

GETTING CLOSER. 'Pablo' will make landfall on Tuesday morning in Surigao del Sur. Satellite image at 8 pm courtesy of PAGASA

Tropical storm 'Ofel': Entire Visayas, CARAGA under storm signals

Oct 24, 2012 - 11:30 AM

UPDATED The entire Visayas CARAGA under public storm warning signals as tropical storm Ofel Son Tinh accelerated towards the area Wednesday morning

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 10:30 a.m., 24 October 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Ofel': Passengers stranded in 12 Visayas, Mindanao ports

Oct 24, 2012 - 7:44 AM

A total of 1 480 passengers and more than 80 vessels are stranded in several ports in the Visayas and Mindanao as tropical storm Ofel Son Tinh moves closer

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 6:30 a.m., 24 October 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

'Ofel': Signal #1 in 10 provinces

Oct 23, 2012 - 7:35 AM

Ofel was last spotted 460 km east of Surigao City carrying maximum sustained winds of 55 km h near the center and moderate to intense rainfall 5 20 mm h

MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image 5:30 a.m., 23 October 2012. Image courtesy of PAGASA.

CAAP to probe Camiguin plane crash

Mar 05, 2012 - 12:34 AM

Strong winds seen as fatal cause

Map of Mambajao, Camiguin