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Warning levels

80 families evacuated due to rising waters
THE CITY Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) reported that at least 80 families in NHA Kadayawan-Bangkal were preemptively evacuated (more…)

Violence escalates

NPA ramps up abduction, attacks since Feb. 1: army
SEVEN persons were already abducted by the New People’s Army (NPA) under the area of responsibility of the 10th Infantry Division since the ceasefire (more…)

Matina Pangi sustained highest rainfall in city

BARANGAY Matina Pangi is among the areas in the region with the highest rainfall recorded since Wednesday, (more…)

Drug test nets 2 DavNor cops

TWO POLICE officers of Davao del Norte Police Provincial office were reassigned to the Regional Police Holding and Accounting Unit after they tested positive for shabu (more…)

NBI XI traces source of fake Ombudman decisions

THE NATIONAL Bureau of Investigation (NBI XI) has already traced the source of the fabricated Ombudsman decisions that were distributed during the 2016 elections. (more…)

Panabo drug den yields P300,000 worth of shabu

THE PHILIPPINE Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) XI seized more than P300,000 worth of illegal drugs during a raid of an alleged drug den (more…)

Boy, 15, charged for attempting to kill cop  

THE OFFICE of the City Prosecutor found probable cause to indict a 15-year-old boy for trying to kill a policeman at Times Beach, Barangay 76-A on Feb. 1. (more…)

Ex-DepEd-ARMM exec charged over P8.295-M office supplies  

THE OFFICE of the Ombudsman-Mindanao (OMB- Min) indicted the former acting regional secretary of the Department of Education of Autonomous Region (more…)

Latest News

Radio station staff nabbed for drugs

A MARKETING officer of a radio station was arrested by agents of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) XI in a buy-bust operation (more…)

Prosecutor charges man for slay try  

A DRUNK man who allegedly attacked another at Purok 21, Salam village, Barangay Sto. Niño in Tugbok District was charged with attempted murder (more…)

2 alleged gamblers nabbed as Duterte orders crackdown  

TWO ALLEGED operators were arrested in separate operations conducted by the elements of Baguio and Buhangin police precincts, (more…)

Man who dragged cop with his motorbike charged  

THE OFFICE of the City Prosecutor found probable cause to charge a man for disobeying the security protocols during the ASEAN Summit at SM Lanang (more…)


FAMILY MATTERS| Finding love in the wrong places

IT IS hearts month and one of the most expensive one day celebration. Flowers have tripled in prices,  chocolates  are out in grocery shelves and restaurants are full of customers (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| Sour note in the Talaingod medical mission

LAST WEEK a medical mission composed of biologists, medical practitioners, social workers, medical students and employees of government agencies (more…)

EDITORIAL| Orange alert in the city

IT HAS been raining the past two days causing floods in some parts of the city. Yesterday, classes in primary and secondary levels in both private and public schools (more…)


EU envoy meet city execs

EUROPEAN Union Delegation to the Philippines Ambassador Franz Jessen met with officials (more…)

DOLE regional office conducts 9th social partnership at work  

MORE than 300 social partners from different sectors in the region gathered recently for the 9th Social (more…)

Davao Light gives tips for a safe kite flying

SUMMER is just around the corner and one fun way to enjoy a bright sunny day is by flying a kite. (more…)

Today's Print Issue



Fifty Shades, John Wick, LEGO sequels at Gaisano

SEQUELS of hit movies are at Gaisano Mall Davao Cinemas this week. (more…)

TJ Monterde pre-Valentine show at SM Davao

CAGAYAN de Oro’s pride and acoustic balladeer TJ Montero is set to serenade his Davaoeño fans on Sunday, Feb. 12 at the Annex Event Center. (more…)


SCENE CITY| Peppers Ibrerica,not just a Resto, but an Art Gallery

ONCE  again we are in the midst of preparations for the celebration of Araw Ng Dabaw which falls in the month of March. (more…)

WANDERLUST| Life by Buluan Lake

LAKE Buluan, with an estimated area of 62 square kilometres, is the third largest lake in Mindanao, (more…)


UPMin conducts livelihood training for women’s group  

THE WOMEN of a community currently in a land conflict with the University of the Philippines Mindanao (UPMin) have engaged in an extension program (more…)

New mining law pushed  

AMID THE cancellation of mineral production sharing agreements of 75 mining companies, nine companies in the Davao Region, a Mindanao lawmaker (more…)


EKV Auto Parts bags 2016-2017 Sarona/Saturday Hoop crown

TEAM EKV Auto Parts capped back-to-back crowns at the expense of JAPS, 72-64, Saturday (more…)

Team Duterte wins nail-biter against IBP in Game 5

TEAM Duterte weathered a solid IBP Davao performance all game long to hack out a 91-90 (more…)

EKV, JAPS in Atty. Sarona/Saturday Hoop finals

TEAMS EKV Auto Parts and JAPS arranged a winner-take-all finals set on Saturday, February 11 (more…)


Total goes aggressive in 2017

THE 2017 Total Hot August Races will be one of Total Lubricants’ biggest as its hosts entries from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. (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 photo with his 1972 MG-B 1600 Roadster. Torres along with Joseph Ng will represent the Manila Sports Car Club in this year’s Tour de Cebu. (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…)


Bringing BT eggplant to Filipinos’ table

THE APPLICATION of biotechnology to improve food security has long been realized by scientists here in the country. (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…)

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