Clash claims life

Another alleged NPA rebel killed in ComVal encounter
A REPORTED member of the New People’s Army was killed after an encounter with soldiers in two separate incidents in Compostela Valley at 10 a.m. on Wednesday. (more…)

‘Boy rebel’ rescued

1 alleged NPA killed, 14-year-old rescued in reported ComVal clash
AN ALLEGED member of New People’s Army was killed and a soldier wounded in an encounter in Pantukan, Compostela Valley on Tuesday afternoon. (more…)

4 arrested in raids vs guns, illegal drugs

THE CRIMINAL Investigation and Detection Group-Davao Norte arrested three individuals in separate raids (more…)

Review bodies useless? Councilor, sectors clash

AN ENVIRONMENTALIST defended the presence of review committees, amid a councilor’s claim that they are basically useless and only slows down the lawmaking process. (more…)

3 rebels surrender; clashesbetween NPA, army erupt

THREE members of New People’s Army surrendered to the 73rd Infantry Battalion in Jose Abad Santos, Davao Occidental on Monday. (more…)

Ex-soldier charged for firing gun at ambulance

THE CITY Prosecution Office has recommended the filing of criminal charge against a retired soldier who allegedly (more…)

City council asks Palace to declare Mar. 17 a holiday

A SEMI-long weekend looms during the Araw ng Dabaw celebrations. The city council has requested Malacañang to declare March 17 as special non-working holiday in observance of the city’s Araw ng Dabaw on March 16. (more…)

PAO files motion to free 3 suspects in killing of girl

THE THREE suspects in the killing of a 17-year-old girl, earlier reported to be raped, in Baguio District filed an urgent (more…)

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Opponents of aerial spraying told to wait for court’s ruling

AN OFFICIAL of the banana industry has urged those protesting against aerial spraying in banana plantations to wait for the decision of the court. (more…)

Cop tagged in killing of wife

A POLICE officer allegedly shot his wife, a massage therapist, near an Internet café along Sta. Ana Avenue early dawn. (more…)

Two sued for robbery

LAW enforcers filed complaint before the City Prosecution office against two men tagged as behind the robbery incident in Central Ilang on February 6. (more…)

6 face case for shabu, marijuana

COMPLAINTS for violating the law on illegal drugs were filed with the City Prosecution Office against three public utility jeepney drivers (more…)


EDITORIAL| Undue advantage

AS always, candidates of the administration party are always in a very advantageous position because they have access (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| The CLUP amendment controversy

IT LOOKS like some environmentalist groups are not giving up on their intention to have the Davao City Council (more…)

EDITORIAL| No place in government

THE ATTITUDE of Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, based on what he has displayed (more…)


Celebrate special occasions at Bucket Shrimps

IT’S A double celebration! The cuddly girl Ady celebrated her 1st birthday and Baptismal, prepared for her by her loving mother Joanne Espinosa (more…)

UM Alumni Center starts here!

“IT WAS like I am in cloud 9!” stated president Nancy P. Ibuyan in her speech during the ceremonial digging (more…)

Davao City bags Gawad Listahanan

THE CITY government of Davao was named 2015 Regional Gawad Listahanan winner by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) regional office here. (more…)

Today's Print Issue



Star Wars 7 hits $2Bin global sales mark

“STAR Wars: The Force Awakens” has soared to the $2 billion mark in global ticket sales, Disney announced, as the movie landed in fourth place (more…)

4th Impact makes youtube feat

FILIPINO group 4th Impact makes a youtube feat as their contest piece “Bang Bang” passes 40 million (more…)


SCENE CITY| Art for Bats

CELEBRATING 2016 Chinese New Year, the world premiere of Art for Bats painting exhibit (more…)


I AM caught in a generation where life then and now could hardly meet eye to eye. I say this without regrets and in fact with pride (more…)


Dealers retaliate vs oil firm on breach of contract issue

THE DEALERS of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. (PPPI) have petitioned before the Regional Trial Court (RTC) (more…)

Firm setting up solar power project in Digos

ENERGY company Enfinity Philippines Renewable Resources Fourth Inc. has set up a solar plant with a capacity of 33.56 megawatts (more…)


Phoenix to host 79th Araw ng Dabaw events

PHOENIX Petroleum Phils. External Affairs Vice President Atty. Raymond Zorilla with Ben Sur, Corporate Affairs briefs the local sports media on the coming 79th Araw ng Dabaw Phoenix Sports Events in yesterday’s launching. BING GONZALES (more…)

Apo Golf bares line-up for 69th PAL Interclub

CLASS A RUNNER-UP Class A division second runner-up winner Edwin Cayamanda (center) is joined by Batch 85 Alumni Association president Lilian Tirona (left) and Colorsteel CEO Roy Batomalaque (more…)

Dimakiling bags 5th crown in Kidapawan Open

INTERNATIONAL Master Oliver “Dimaks” Dimakiling of Davao City lived up to his billing by capturing his fifth title in the 8th Kidapawan Open Chess Tournament (more…)


Driftech’s Sia steals show in Streak Power Auto 2015
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BEST Car Presentation-Honda Fit Club Davao (more…)

Mitsubishi updates the Lancer
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PRACTICALLY unchanged for seven years, the Mitsubishi Lancer is probably the oldest compact sedan (more…)

Willie Torres claims 2015 Yokohama Philippine GT title in Round 5
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LAST September 27, the 2015 Yokohama Philippine GT Championship laid rubber for the final (more…)

Science & Technology

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…)

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Warg faces lengthy jail term

Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Warg has been found guilty of hacking into computers (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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