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How to deal with holiday hazards

MUCH CARE and attention should be put into the merrymaking activities this holiday season to avoid looming hazards posed by activities that many people don’t think pose any harm: shopping and gift giving, eating, and converging for celebrations. (more…)

220 jaywalkers nabbed

CTTMO: numbers to hike as drive continues
THE CITY Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) apprehended at least200 violators on the first-day of the intensified implementation of the long-existing but neglected anti-jaywalking ordinance. (more…)

RTWPB approves hike

THIS is the season to be jolly. The Regional Tripartite Wage and Productivity Board (RTWPB) (more…)

PARADIGM SHIFT| Foreign affairs are often a zero-sum game    

ACCORDING to a recent article in The Economist, foreign affairs are often “a zero-sum game in which global interests compete with national ones.” (more…)

Political prisoners released before Dec. 10: negotiator  

FROM 50 to 70 political prisoners will be released by the government before Dec. 10 this year. (more…)

392 fire accidents hit region in first 11months

CLOSE to 400 fire accidents already hit the Davao region for the first 11 months of the year. (more…)

No truth to online rumors belying attack on PSG, army convoy: Aňo  

THE PHILIPPINE Army belied reports circulating in social media alleging the Presidential Security Group (PSG) members were not attacked (more…)

Lack of councilors stops council meet

THE SUPPOSED regular city council session yesterday was called off due to lack of attending legislators. (more…)

Latest News

11 hurt in police mobile crash

THIRTEEN persons, including four police officers and a government social worker, were injured (more…)

Duterte: No Martial Law

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said he is not declaring martial law as an option to enforce his peace and order programs. (more…)

Manhunt on vs man who choked to death his lover

POLICE have launched a manhunt against a man who allegedly choked to death his 22-year-old (more…)

7th Anak OFW Festival at People’s Park Sunday

THE MINDANAO Migrants Center for Empowering Actions Inc. (MMCEAI) will stage on (more…)


EDITORIAL| Be safe in this season of cheer

WE WERE saddened by the tragic deaths caused by fire last week. In the midst of all the excitement this season, (more…)

NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE| May karma sa mamakak

NATAPOS ang akong adlaw kaniadtong milabay nga Domingo nga walay nagtugaw nga bisita sa balay. (more…)

EDITORIAL| Anti-jay walking in full force

THE ANTI-jaywalking campaign was enforced yesterday and in the four strategic areas (more…)


BCP engages pupils on benefits of Bt Corn in celebration of national biotech week

THE BIOTECHCoalition of the Philippines sponsored the animation showing of a children’s book titled (more…)

DCWD conducts tree planting launches livelihood project

THIRTY one selected Davao City Water District employees took part in the second batch (more…)

8th Davao Writers Workshop opens

THE 8TH Davao Writers Workshop kicked off on November 30 with fifteen writing fellows. (more…)

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CHRISTMAS comes early for moviegoers as movies originally intended for Dec. 25 release are opening this week at Gaisano Mall of Davao. (more…)

CYRUS AT SM CITY DAVAO X-Factor Aussie winner in homecoming concert

THE AUSTRALIAN Embassy, in partnership with SM, brings Cyrus to SM City Davao for a one-day concert set this afternoon. (more…)


SCENE CITY| Pearl Farm Beach Resort, Home for the Holidays!

SAMAL Island is the first choice that comes to mind once we feel like having a (more…)

SCENE CITY| 5th Junior ICHEF Culinary Challenge: Circle of Ten

AS PART of ICHEF’s community outreach and advocacy to give the youth a chance to showcase their talents, it launched (more…)


ARMM ecozones to enhance barter trade, says top official

THE SETTING up of economic zones in some areas of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) (more…)

Company to automate 15 hospitals, say execs

HOMEGROWN software provider Segworks Technologies Corp. is automating 15 public (more…)


Tan joins AAK-RP delegation to 3rd KL Open kickfest

2016 So Kim Cheng Sports Awards Athlete of the Year Atsuko Kaiyel Tan will see action as (more…)

Superbull Montana Club holds quarterfinals

THE SUPERBULL  Montaña Club will hold its quarterfinal round starting tonight at the Montaña Gym and Recreation Center. (more…)

EKV, Arshi best foes in Superbull Montana Cup

TEAMS EKV and Arshi Aircon Services nipped separate foes to improve their team standing (more…)


Torres stamps class in comeback race

MANILA, Philippines – Willie Torres marked his comeback with a dominating performance, (more…)

Historic Sports Car Rally “Tour de Cebu” reels off Oct. 14-16*Torres, Ng, MSCC to head cast

DAVAO City’s sportsman-businessman Willie Torres (right) and chief mechanic Toto take a souvenir (more…)

New GT300 and GT100 champions crowned at 2015 Philippine GT Rd 5

WILLIE Torres of team W-Autosports in action for the GT300 Sprint Race class of the 2016 Philippine GET Sparco Cup leg 5 at the Batangas Racing Circuit in Rosario, Batangas. BONG BOADO (more…)

Science & Technology

Not another social media reminder

IF THERE’S one thing that we’ve learned from social media after this year’s presidential elections, it’s that our lives offline are more intertwined with our lives online–no matter how deep or shallow interactions are. (more…)

DoST turns over automated water systems to Region XI

THE DEPARTMENT of Science and Technology on Friday has signed a memorandum of agreement with local government (more…)

Privacy challenge| Just four vague pieces of info can identify you, and your credit card
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IN THIS week’s issue of the journal Science, MIT researchers report that just four fairly vague pieces of information — the dates and locations (more…)


The gift of birth -first in vitro fertilization facility opens in Mindanao
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THE FIRST in vitro fertilization facility in Mindanao formally opened in the Woman Center of Brokenshire (more…)

Malagos chocolate’s 2nd International Award for the year

IT’S OFFICIAL: One of the world’s best drinking chocolates can be found in the Philippines. (more…)

Director of Department of Education Region XI Spoke to MCI Weekly Study Forum about General View of Alternative Deliver Mode of Education System

BESIDES giving scholarships and implementing other projects, MCI offers Saturday night weekly study forums (more…)

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