PERMA: A basic theory of well-being through the lens of Islamic guidance and counselling

IMADODIN BASAR DIMAO “Do not be sad, for sadness, grief, and anxiety are the roots of mental problems, the sources of stress.” Ãid al-Qarni  It’s been two-decade since the original publication of “Don’t be sad” book by one of the esteemed Muslim scholars, Dr. Ãid al-Qarni, which was first written in Arabic via ‘لا تحزن’… Read More PERMA: A basic theory of well-being through the lens of Islamic guidance and counselling

New Mindanao group hails Sen. Zubiri to be next Senate president

As of this writing, it seems all but academic that the next senate president will be Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri after his closest rival, Sen. Cynthia Villar, in her own social media post  has thrown in the towel but has expressed her strong desire to retain her chairmanship of the agriculture committee. As such, the… Read More New Mindanao group hails Sen. Zubiri to be next Senate president

2 terrorists, 1 army trooper killed in Maguing firefight: AFP

Two terrorists and an Army troop were killed in the gunfight in the hinterlands of Maguing, Lanao del Sur, between troops of the Army’s 103rd “Haribon” Brigade and elements of the Dawlah Islamiya-Maute Group (DI-MG) on Tuesday morning in Brgy. Ilalag, Maguing, Lanao del Sur, according to initial reports of the Philippine Army’s 1st Infantry “Tabak” Division.… Read More 2 terrorists, 1 army trooper killed in Maguing firefight: AFP

NCR, 38 other areas under Alert Level 1 March 1-15

MANILA – The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Sunday approved placing the National Capital Region under Alert Level 1 effective March 1 to 15. In a statement from the office Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, acting presidential spokesperson, the other 38 areas that will be under Alert Level 1 for the first half of March are: •… Read More NCR, 38 other areas under Alert Level 1 March 1-15

Drug suspect nabbed in a buy-bust in Lanao Sur

The joint elements of the Marine Battalion Landing Team-2 and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PDEA-RO BARMM) arrested a drug suspect in a joint buy-bust operation in Barangay Macao, Balabagan, Lanao del Sur on Tuesday February 15 at around 11 in the morning.… Read More Drug suspect nabbed in a buy-bust in Lanao Sur