Pressure mounts

Another rally to convince Duterte to run set today
AROUND 30,000 people are expected to take part in another gathering today to persuade Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to change his mind on the presidency ahead of the filing of certificates of candidacy. (more…)

Persons of interest

2 arrested suspects not among kidnappers for now: police
THE SPECIAL Investigation Task Group Ocean View declined to confirm Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s announcement that two of the kidnappers in Samal Island were already arrested. (more…)

Durian processing area linked to food poisoning closed anew

THE FOOD and Drug Administration has padlocked anew the processing plant of Wendy’s durian in Barangay Ma-a (more…)

Cops to sue gang members over death of police officer

AUTHORITIES are set to file a case against the other suspects in the killing of SPO1 Vevencio Vertudazo in Toril last Monday night. (more…)

Two Samal resort kidnappers already arrested, Duterte says

MAYOR Rodrigo Duterte on Monday revealed that two of the kidnappers in the Samal City attack were arrested by authorities on Sunday evening. (more…)

Members of robbery gang in hiding after death of leader

THE DAVAO City Police Office is still hunting down the other members of the Flores group which it believed to be lying low following the death of its leader. (more…)

Robbery group ‘leader’ killed in police shootout

THE ALLEGED leader of the Flores group, blamed for the series of robberies in the city, was killed (more…)

Rules committee ‘busiest’ last semester – report

THE COMMITTEE on rules and privileges is the city council’s busiest committee in terms of workload, (more…)

Latest News

Plan vs El Niño endorsed

THE REGIONAL Development Council (RDC) XI has endorsed the inputs to the Roadmap to Address the Impact of El Niño (RAIN) to Task Force El Niño. (more…)

Group alarmed over harassment in IP villages

THE CONVENOR of Save Our School (SOS) Network in Mindanao expressed alarm over reports of harassments in communities of indigenous peoples (IP). (more…)

Man dies in vehicular accident

A MOTORCYCLE driver died when a rampaging bus hit it as he was traveling along Mc Arthur Highway in Binugao, Toril Thursday night. (more…)

Soldier injured in landmine blast

A SOLDIER was injured when a landmine exploded as his team was clearing an area in Alabel, Saranggani Province Wednesday afternoon. (more…)


EDITORIAL| Stronger women’s voice

THE PARTICIPATION of women in decision making is more felt at home. Gone are the days (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| One opportunity Davao City sorely missed

WE EXTEND our heart-felt felicitations to Mrs. Evelyn Magno, principal of the F. Bangoy National High School in Sasa. (more…)

TIMESMAN| Heneral Luna (2)

WHEN I recommended in this corner for everyone to see this top-grossing Filipino film which was then on its 3rd day nationwide, (more…)


MetroLifestyle Fitness Center holds Power Yoga Master Class

MASTER Dev Kapil returned to Davao City as he led the Power Yoga Master Class last October 1 at the MetroLifestyle Fitness Center. (more…)

San Miguel celebrates 125th year

SAN MIGUEL Corporation which is the maker of one of the world’s most admired beer, San Miguel Pale Pilsen celebrated its 125 (more…)

MX3 Team and Big-time Kapamilya Stars at Peñafrancia Festival 2015

MX3 Team and ABS-CBN “Kapamilya Karavan” graced Peñafrancia Festival 2015 as big-time Kapamilya artists (more…)

Today's Print Issue



Felix Manalo, Pan at GMall
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HISTORIC Felix Manalo, the most expensive Filipino films in history with a P150 million budget, opens this week at 14 cinemas of Gaisano Mall in Davao and Tagum. The historical-biographical film opens in all cinemas (more…)

As Jessie J in ‘Your Face’ KZ gets first win

DAVAOEÑA singer KZ Tandingan got her first weekly win in “Your Face Sounds Familiar” on Sunday. (more…)


SCENE CITY| Matina Enclaves holds awards night

A FITTING event for successfully reaching out to buyers and bringing sales to a highly satisfactory level (more…)

Reverting to backpacks for timeless style
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A TRAVEL accessories brand from Vancouver, Canada wants to enter Mindanao’s market (more…)


Aboitiz eyes 4,000MW by ’19

THE ABOITIZ Power Corp. has intensified building new power plants, including the biggest solar power project (more…)

Tourism executive urges media to promote`good things’

A TOURISM industry officials has urged the media to focus their energy in promoting the positive things (more…)


Run for Lumads on Oct. 17

THE Fr. Fausto “Pops” Tentorio Foundation is staging an advocacy run dubbed as the “Run for Lumads” on Oct. 17 at the Freedom Park, this city. (more…)

Go, CMO 5 nip IBP

CITY Mayors Office rode to the striking performance of ace gunner Christopher “Bong” Go to hack out a 73 (more…)

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MEMBERS of team JMD led by playing manager Joefer Deniega (3rd from left) and veteran Randy (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…)

2015 Phoenix Hot August Races W-Autosports’ Garcia bags Quick 8 plum
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TOP RACERS Quick 8 champ W-Autosports Racing’s Vanni Garcia and runner-up Gary Dumbrique of Team Classic. (more…)

All set for Phoenix Hot August Races
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TEAM Ground Image’s Toyota Corolla “Kuya”, driven by consistent winner Elben Elben Jay Pang, is the favorite in winning the Class A honors. (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…)


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…)

Helping children cope with disaster trauma through art

EVER since he was young, Nikolo Salazar, a Tacloban-born young artist has always had a knack for the visual arts. (more…)

Roots, fruits, and the Kadayawan Festival
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IN A CITY like Davao, fruits and crops are royalty this time of year, during the celebration of the annual Kadayawan Festival. (more…)

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