Pigcawayan, North Cotabato – Farmer Abraham Cutay, 33, hid his family for safety inside a rice mill upon learning that hundreds of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) were nearing barangay Malagakit on Wednesday, June 21.
It is one of Southeast Asia’s brightest multi-cultural cities. Despite getting a bad rap at times for the poverty, pollution, traffic jams, etc., Manila exudes distinct vivacity generated by ever fresh waves of restaurants, galleries, and nightlife.
A Malaysian militant who helped lead and finance the siege in Marawi City is believed to have been killed as the local jihadis aligned with the Islamic State group become increasingly constricted after a month of fighting, Armed Forces of the Philippines chief Gen. Eduardo Año said Friday.
A month since the Islamic State (ISIS)-inspired Maute group laid siege in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said the liberation of the war-torn city can be seen in less than 30 days.
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) said yesterday the Court of Appeals (CA) did not encroach on the power of Congress when it ordered the release, on a writ of habeas corpus, of six Ilocos Norte employees who have been detained since May 29 on a contempt citation by...