Robin thanks celebs for helping Marawi

MANILA, Philippines -  Robin Padilla expressed his gratitude to friends from the entertainment industry for helping out in efforts to rebuild the city of Mar.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: philstar philstarJan 17th, 2018

The long and troubled road to healing Marawi

With government's tapping of Chinese firms questioned by the World Bank and potential conflicts of interests, helping Marawi back on its feet is proving to be a more brutal ordeal......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Martin Escudero stars in ‘Ang Misyon: A Marawi Siege Story’

  The heroism of the Filipinos who laid down their lives for the freedom of the city of Marawi is commemorated with the film "Ang Misyon: A Marawi Siege Story." Starring award-winning actor Martin Escudero, this socio-political, action-packed narrative drama film showcases the current events in Mindanao, specifically in the city of Marawi. It revolves around the complicated world of the protagonist-antagonist Muslim registered nurse Sajid Tumawil (Escudero), who gets into the socio-political turmoil, instead of just being a staff nurse helping the ill and the sick in his hometown, only to be discovered by the military men that he belongs to the extremist groups of Maute...Keep on reading: Martin Escudero stars in ‘Ang Misyon: A Marawi Siege Story’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

Piolo Pascual defends Robin Padilla on Marawi movie issue

Piolo, an investor in the movie, explained his and Robin’s decision to invest in the film......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 17th, 2018

Robin Padilla is making a movie for Marawi. Will it make a dent?

The past few months have seen actor Robin Padilla publicize both a movie project on the war-torn Marawi and his correspondence with Malacañang on its rehabilitation. Earlier this year, it was reported that the veteran action star was in talks with directors and friends from showbiz in developing a movie on the Marawi crisis, the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

PH helping in fight vs int’l terror -- Cayetano

CITING Australia’s contribution to the success of the government troops in flushing out Islamic militants in Marawi last year, the Philippines on Saturday said it is looking forward to further strengthening its counter-terrorism cooperation with Australia and other countries. “We had very good discussions with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull where….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 18th, 2018

Alleged Marawi siege killer falls

MANILA, Philippines — A man accused of helping plan the Maute group’s siege of Marawi City was arrested in Tondo, Manila over the weekend......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 5th, 2018

LOOK: Piolo Pascual visits Marawi

MANILA, Philippines – Piolo Pascual visited the war-torn city of Marawi earlier this week, along with director Joyce Bernal, actor Nadia Montenegro, photographer Jose Antonio Lopez, and talent manager Betchay Vidanes. Photos and videos of Piolo, Joyce, and the rest of their group were shared by Robin Padilla on Instagram on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2018

Military checking if top Malaysian terrorist survived

The Armed Forces of the Philippines is trying to validate intelligence information that a top Malaysian extremist survived the defeat of an Islamic State-linked siege on Marawi City and is helping restart efforts to establish an extremist alliance, a military official said.   The commander of Joint Task Force Sulu, Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, said troops were trying to validate reports that Amin Baco is wounded during the siege but managed to escape to Sulu, where he was hiding with Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) terrorists.   Yusop Jikiri, central committee chair of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), which has a peace treaty with the government, said that his gro...Keep on reading: Military checking if top Malaysian terrorist survived.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2018

Philippines fears Malaysian militant leader survived Marawi siege and could restart Islamic extremist alliance

Philippine troops are trying to validate intelligence information that a Malaysian militant leader survived the defeat of an Islamic State-linked siege and is helping restart efforts to est.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2018

Marawi veterans run ‘Noble Bakery’

Soldiers nursing war wounds from the five-month long conflict in Marawi City are helping run a bakery here, that was set up with assistance from the Aboitiz Group. Source link link: Marawi veterans run ‘Noble Bakery’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

Teens take the lead in helping rebuild Marawi through Coke Studio

Coke Studio will be holding a Live Benefit Concert for the victims of the Marawi siege on December 9 at the SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 5th, 2017

LOOK: Sharon Cuneta donates for victims of war in Marawi

Actress Sharon Cuneta was revealed by "Unexpectedly Yours" co-star Robin Padilla to have made a donation to help the citizens of Marawi. Padilla shared a photo of himself with Cuneta via his Instagram page. In the photo, each of them held on to either side of a white envelope. The actor admired his colleague's generosity and wrote a long caption to express his thoughts. Part of it reads: "Maari kong sabihin na isa siya sa aking tinularan na tumutulong kahit wala sa harap ng camera, sa katunayan pinilit ko siya sa pamamagitan ng katwiran na kailangan ko gawin para pamarisan ng mga may puso kaya pumayag na ilabas ko ang larawan na ito dahil hindi niya nakaugalian na mapubl...Keep on reading: LOOK: Sharon Cuneta donates for victims of war in Marawi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

Japan to help in Marawi rehab, maritime law enforcement

MANILA, Philippines – Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reiterated his country’s commitment to helping the Southeast Asian bloc, pledging money to to “enhance maritime law enforcement capacity,” as well as assist countries “in response to the rising threat of terrorism in Asia.” Abe made the pledges on November 13, 2017, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2017

EDITORIAL - Eternal vigilance

Local residents are said to be helping security forces apprehend remnants of the Maute terrorists, including foreigners, who laid siege to Marawi and are now.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 4th, 2017

Australia to train PH in urban warfare

CLARK: Australia will train Filipino soldiers in urban warfare to combat the spread of Islamic extremism after months of fierce fighting against militants in the southern Philippines, it was announced Tuesday. Canberra has since September been helping Manila battle local supporters of the Islamic State group in the southern city of Marawi, deploying two AP-3C [...] The post Australia to train PH in urban warfare appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 24th, 2017

Solon asks Pinoys to support Marawi rehab

QUEZON City Rep. Alfred Vargas yesterday appealed to Filipinos to support the government in rebuilding Marawi City and join the nation’s efforts in helping its Muslim brothers recover well from their recent trials. Vargas, vice chairman of the House committee on appropriations, made the appeal following the declaration of President….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017


Some 300 youth leaders and college students in Iligan City light their candles to symbolize their pledge in helping rebuild the war-torn city of Marawi. (Contributed photo).....»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Internet, prolonged Marawi crisis fuelling ISIS recruitment

MANILA, Philippines — The 123-days-long Marawi City crisis is helping in the recruitment of militant fighters, according to an expert on Muslim Mindanao, as.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2017

COMMENTARY: Who will pay for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi?

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 19 September) &'8212; The Filipino People  &'8212; those living today and yet to be born  &'8212; will be helping the reconstruction of Marawi by helping government pay the loans for its rehabilitation I heard and read citizens and netizens hate the Maute militants. I heard of no less than President Duterte [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 19th, 2017

BALIK MSU: What volunteers say about helping students return to MSU Marawi

BALIK MSU. &'8220;Somombak Tano sa Pantaw a Mareg&'8221; (literally: Let us earn our education or let us be enlightened at the Rolling Hills) is a campaign launched by Elin Anisha Guro of Marawi City, Director of the Mindanao State University Press and Information Office who is on study leave to finish her PhD at the [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 24th, 2017