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Monday 1st September 2014
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Cotabato Facts

Population: Approx 112,934
Longitude: 124.25
Latitude: 7.23
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Country: Philippines (PH)
Weather Station: Cotobato
(about 4 miles away)

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News Headlines

Landslides, floods in Maguindanao, North Cotabato due to rains
COTABATO CITY -- A boy was killed and three others were injured in a landslide triggered by incessant rain in Upi, Maguindanao. The rains also left many areas of Pagalungan town, also in Maguindanao, under water, prompting local authorities to declare a state of calamity. Josefina Daluco, Upi's municipal disaster risk reduction and management council officer, said the landslide took place in ...
Teaching the Lumad people: A fulfillment
Matalam, North Cotabato – For more than a decade, Rey Magullado, a lowly teacher, spent his “fruitful” years helping the Lumad people in one of the remotest villages in North Cotabato to alleviate their plight. Magullado would travel almost a day just to reach a tribal community school at Sitio Pangipasan in Barangay Lampayan, a […]
Cotabato City is among top 50 most competitive cities in PH
COTABATO CITY, Philippines -- The city still emerged as among the most competitive cities in the country for 2014 despite the bad perceptions due to the incidence of violence here, such as the August 19 bomb blast that injured several people.   The competitiveness index is a yearly endeavor by the government-and-privately-led National Competitiveness Council, which aims to "promote a more ...
School supervisor, husband shot dead in North Cotabato
COTABATO CITY -- Two men on a motorcycle shot dead a school supervisor and her husband on the national highway inPikit, NorthCotabatoon Sunday, police said. InspectorMautinPangandigan,Pikitpolice chief, identified the victims asVioletaFloresAlmazan, 62, education supervisor ofMidsayapSouth District, and her husbandGervacioAlmazan, 63, a retired government employee, both residents ofMagpet ...
De Lima to be at Cotabato Centennial
Justice Secretary Leila M. De Lima will grace the Cotabato centennial foundation anniversary celebration’s finale on September 1 as its guest of honor. Cotabato Governor Emmylou “Lala” J. Taliño-Mendoza said she regards De Lima’s presence as additional momentum for various festivities planned out by host celebrants for one year. Mendoza said she and other organizers of the celebration chose De ...
Cotabato archbishop Quevedo condemns ISIS attacks
Cotabato Archbishop Cardinal Orlando Quevedo on Monday denounced the attacks perpetrated by jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). “I joined the worldwide condemnation of the events in Iraq that has caused the persecution of Christians and minorities there,” he said over Church-run Radio Veritas. “I think I would neglect my duty as a religious leader not to condemn the Iraq ...
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Sports Headlines

Football: Spurs stroll gets Liverpool back on track
Liverpool reasserted their Premier League title credentials with a breezy 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday as Mario Balotelli made his return to English football. After Raheem Sterling had put Liverpool ahead in the early stages, Steven Gerrard scored a penalty and Alberto Moreno netted his first goal for the club to give Brendan Rodgers victory in his 100th game as manager. Balotelli ...
Football: Liverpool ease past Spurs, Arsenal held
Liverpool reasserted their Premier League title credentials with a breezy 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, but Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw at Leicester City. Raheem Sterling, Steven Gerrard and Alberto Moreno scored the goals for Liverpool at White Hart Lane to give Brendan Rodgers victory in his 100th game as manager and end Tottenham's 100 percent record. Mario Balotelli made his ...
Six arrested as Malaysian football fans riot
Six people were arrested after football fans rioted and torched a police car in Malaysia before being dispersed by tear gas and baton-charges, an official said on Monday. Local media said about 2,000 people were involved in disturbances after Sarawak's team were knocked out of the Malaysia Cup when they drew 1-1 with rival state Perak. Sarawak FA president Sudarsono Osman told AFP that the ...
RFU-Premiership World Cup talks 'encourage' IRB chief
International Rugby Board chief executive Brett Gosper said Thursday he was optimistic a deal between England's Rugby Football Union and the country's Premiership clubs would be agreed ahead of next year's World Cup. England, the birthplace of rugby union, will stage the eighth edition of the World Cup in September and October 2015. With the preceding English season due to end in May, the ...
National Football League roundup
(The Sports Xchange) - San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested and charged with felony domestic violence early Sunday morning. The Sacramento Bee reported that McDonald was booked by San Jose police at 5:30 a.m. Sunday for "inflicting injury on a spouse or cohabitant". He is scheduled to appear in court on Sept. 15, the day after the 49ers play a Sunday Night Football game ...
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