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Queen warns of 'tribalism' in Christmas address

Dec 26, 2018 - 2:18 PM

'Even the power of faith, which frequently inspires great generosity and self-sacrifice, can fall victim to tribalism,' says Queen Elizabeth II

CHRISTMAS ADDRESS. Queen Elizabeth II warns of religious 'tribalism' in her Christmas address aired on December 25, 2018. Photo from 'The Royal Family' on Facebook

Boracay closure: 'The island needs to rest,' says tribal musician

May 05, 2018 - 11:06 AM

''Yung island, gusto niya rin magpahinga. Pagod na pagod na siya. Kung nagsasalita lang siya, 'yun din ang hinaing niya: "Kelangan ko rin magpahinga,"' says Boracay resident Buboy Tolosa

PERFORMER. Buboy Tolosa, the lead performer of Island Drum Beaters, have been performing in the island since he got back from college. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Ata leaders warn NPA of tribal war

Feb 08, 2018 - 9:05 PM

Datu Roel Arthur Ali, chairman of the Supreme Tribal Council for Peace and Development (STCPD), says Lumad leaders are clamoring for a pangayaw – a local term for tribal war, after the death of Datu Banandjao Mampaundag and his son

DATU ROEL ALI. President Rodrigo Duterte greets Supreme Tribal Council for Peace and Development Chair Datu Roel Ali and Mindanao IP Council for Peace and Development Chair Datu Joel Unad at the Indigenous Peoples Leaders' Summit in Davao City. Malacañang file photo

Displaced indigenous students bid farewell after 5 months in Metro Manila

Dec 25, 2017 - 3:41 PM

Save our Schools Network urges the President to withdraw all government forces from indigenous peoples communities and lift the extended implementation of martial law

Tribal war feared in Kalinga town over land dispute

Aug 30, 2017 - 3:00 PM

UPDATED Kalinga Governor James Edduba declare Tabuk City the town of Rizal and the provinces of Cagayan and Isabela as matagoan or the zones of life where no retaliations are allowed

Keeping the Lumad culture alive through the Kadayawan tribal games

Aug 20, 2016 - 10:01 PM

A look at one of the special events that distinguishes Kadayawan sa Dabaw

Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

At least 5 dead, 2 missing in Pakistan coal mine collapse

Mar 13, 2016 - 3:47 PM

More than 30 miners are trapped in the far flung district of Orakzai after a shaft collapsed amid heavy downpours

Would you get tattooed using tribal methods? Indonesian tattooists revive tribal traditions

Jan 05, 2016 - 12:17 PM

In the past in tribal areas tattoos were applied with fish bones or long thorns

HAND-TAPPING. The traditional practice of hand-tapping tattoos is being revived in Indonesia. Photo from Durga Tattoo Facebook page

Angel Locsin: Katarungan para sa mga pinaslang na Lumad

Sep 15, 2015 - 11:41 PM

Nakikiisa si Angel Locsin sa panawagang StopLumadKillings Binalikan ng aktres ang mga alaala ng Lianga Surigao del Sur kung saan nakilala niya ang mga napaslang na Lumad noong 2009

Photo by Angela Colmenares-Sabino

Indigenous leaders hold tribal war ritual in front of Aquino’s home

Jul 04, 2015 - 5:15 PM

“Aquino should be held accountable for atrocities committed against the Lumad leaders and communities

PANDIWATA. IPs perform a tribal war ritual in front of a police barricade near the Aquino residence in Quezon City on July 4. Photo by Adela Maybelle Wayas of KATRIBU

Condez, Boracay and a land dispute

Feb 26, 2013 - 6:18 PM

His killing struck a fatal blow to the struggle of the Ati tribal community

OUR LAND. Condez was spokesman for the Ati tribal community, who's fighting for ownership of a 2-hectare land in Brgy. Manoc-manoc, Boracay. Photo by Purple Romero

Brother of anti-mining tribal leader slain

Jan 31, 2013 - 7:08 AM

The brother of Blaan tribal leader Daguil Cafeon is killed 3 months after his wife and sons died in an encounter

Roadside bomb kills 14 Pakistani soldiers

Jan 13, 2013 - 8:07 PM

The improvised explosive device struck the convoy in the troubled North Waziristan tribal district a notorious stronghold of Taliban and Al Qaeda linked militants

Blood and ink at Dutdutan XII

Oct 19, 2012 - 12:54 AM

Two days and thousands strong the annual Philippine Tattoo Expo presented by Tribal Gear is a feast of fringe culture

RICKY STA. ANA OF Skinworkz and PhilTAG does magic on a client. All photos by Shaira Luna

Anti-mining tribe leader’s wife, 2 sons killed in ‘encounter’

Oct 18, 2012 - 2:12 PM

The wife and two sons of an anti mining tribal leader are killed in a supposed encounter with the Army in Davao del Sur