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Health workers in CDO conduct house-to-house search in neighborhood of deceased COVID-19 patient

CAGAYAN DE ORO (MindaNews / 26 April) – Health workers are conducting a massive house-to-house search in Barangay Camaman-an here to check on neighbors and other persons in close contact with a resident who died on April 18 and was found to have tested positive for COVID-19 when the results of his lab test were […].....»»

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While you were asleep..

Government workers spray disinfectant on a street in Digos City in Davao del Sur evening of 25 April 2020 to help contain the spread of COVID-19. Digos City recorded only one confirmed case in March but the patient has recovered. Mindanews photo by ERIC S.B. LIBRE.....»»

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Davao City’s COVID-19 cases breach 100-mark

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 26 April) – Davao City’s COVID-19 cases breached the 100-mark on Saturday with104 out of the Davao region’s 120 cases. Records of the Department of Health Davao’s (DOH-Davao) Center for Health Development show that out of 120 cases in the region, 17 have died while 65 have recovered. All the deaths are […].....»»

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Memories of Marawi City Ramadhan

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 26 April) — It is Ramadhan. That should have been an exclamation point as exciting an announcement as when my daughters and their cousins were grade schoolers and would gleefully shout “Piyagbangaaaan!” every time they hear the Maghrib call to prayer during Ramadhan. They would shout at the top of their […].....»»

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South Cotabato Gov wants national ID system implemented ASAP amid COVID-19 pandemic

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 26 April) – The governor of South Cotabato is calling for the speedy implementation of the national ID system” for the efficient and prompt delivery” of government assistance to deserving beneficiaries in the time of crisis. Governor Reynaldo Tamayo, Jr. pushed for the immediate implementation of the national ID system following […].....»»

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GRADUATION SPEECH: As future lawyers, we must rise to the challenge of leading the post-COVID World

(Delivered at the graduation rites, via Zoom, of Batch 2020 of the College of Law, Ateneo de Davao University on Saturday, 25 April 2020) DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 26 April) — To our University President, Fr. Joel Tabora; our Dean of the College of Law, Atty. Manny Quibod; to our Assistant Dean, Atty. Lydia Galas, […].....»»

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Almost Empty Street

Almost Empty Street.....»»

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Suffer the Drivers

Suffer the Drivers.....»»

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DUTERTE TRANSCRIPTS: Talk to the Nation on COVID-19. 23 April 2020

(Official transcript of President Rodrigo Duterte’ ‘Talk to the People” on COVID-19 on 23 April 2020, released by the Presidential News Desk of the Presidential Communications Operations Office) Presidential Communications Operations Office Presidential News Desk TALK TO THE PEOPLE OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE ON CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) [April 23, 2020]  PRESIDENTIAL SPOKESPERSON HARRY […].....»»

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POETRY: Bathed in Amber Sunlight On Fajr

Subhan Allah! Not blinding at all Oh never! Squinting I gaze in awe through eyes half-closed Bathed in heavenly glow Making me smile Softly feeling blessed! Majestic! No wonder Allah made an oath Benedicting fajr “By the dawn” at 89th! Why it’s better than our entire world and everything it contains. Thy Dawn protects me […].....»»

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GenSan prepares post ECQ economic “restart plan”  

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 25 April) — The city government has started formulating its “restart plan” for the local economy as it braces for the possible downgrading of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) measures here next week. Mayor Ronnel Rivera said on Saturday he directed the city’s inter-agency task force (IATF) on the coronavirus […].....»»

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Entry point

A worker of Barangay Centro Agdao in Davao City wears a personal protective equipment as he sprays a disinfectant on the hands of a resident before allowing him to enter the village on 25 April 2020.  The administrative district of Agdao has seven confirmed COVID-19 cases, three of them presently admitted at the Southern Philippines […].....»»

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“Honesty bench” in Maguindanao provides free Iftar meals this Ramadan

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews / 25 April) — An “honesty bench” in Barangay Macaguiling, Sultan Kudarat in Maguindanao has earned praises from netizens for its display of  goodwill in the spirit of Ramadhan. Packed meals are displayed on a bench outside AQ mart where poor and needy residents and passerby could freely pick one to be […].....»»

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‘Survival gardens’ sprout in parts of Mindanao amid COVID-19 pandemic

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 25 April) — Some local government units (LGUs) in Mindanao have started cultivating “survival gardens” to help ensure the supply of vegetable products in their areas as the nation grapples with the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). This developed as several LGUs included vegetables in their distributed relief packs usually […].....»»

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COVID-19 patient on 8th month of pregnancy recovers

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 25 April) – A COVID-19 patient on her eighth month of pregnancy was sent home Saturday after testing negative in her repeat test. The result of the test on PH 3671 from the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) in Davao City came out on Friday, according to the City Epidemiology and […].....»»

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Mobile Market

Vegetable vendors sell their merchandise at a mobile market organized by the city government of Digos on 25 April 2020. There are also meat, poultry and fish vendors joining the mobile market, which goes around the different barangays of the city as part of the local government unit’s measures to help minimize movement of people […].....»»

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DIving

Kids froiic at an isolated islet in Barangay Jaboy in Pilar town, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte on Saturday, April 25, 2020, jumping into the waters from a makeshift diving board. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO  .....»»

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Residents barricaded a road leading to Ramonal Subdivision in Cagayan de Oro City on Saturday, April 25, 2020 as news spread about the death of a COVID-19 patient nearby.  Residents set up barricades at every street in Barangay Camaman-an overnight. MindaNews photo by FROILAN GALLARDO.....»»

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UP Mindanao’s Genome Center to do COVID-19 testing soon

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 22 April) – The P120-million Philippine Genome Center Mindanao Satellite Facility (PGC-MSF) of the University of the Philippines-Mindanao (UPMin) is currently undergoing certification to serve as an additional testing laboratory for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mindanao, Department of Health (DOH)-Davao Region assistant director Joy Rivera said. “The UP lab is […].....»»

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Earth Day Celebration in Times of Ecological Crisis

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 22 March) — The first annual Earth Day celebration was observed in the United States on April 22, 1970. Its original goal was to promote a worldwide ecological consciousness. Let us call to mind the two events that led to this global celebration. On the one hand, there was […].....»»

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