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DC-Peace targets to start by December with NPA

THE NEWLY-FORMED Davao City-Local Peace Committee (DC-Peace) is targeting to start pursuing localized peace talks (more…)

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AFP chief says campaign to renew after end of Marawi conflict

AFTER President Rodrigo Duterte declared the liberation of Marawi City, Armed Forces of the Philippines chief Eduardo Año (more…)

PNP may buy bell helicopters

THE PHILIPPINES National Police (PNP) will be procuring additional helicopters and body cameras by next year, according to PNP Director General Ronald dela Rosa. (more…)

Doctor, DENR employee face rap over illegal drugs

THE PHILIPPINE Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) XI is filing a case against a government official and a doctor over their alleged involved in illegal drugs. (more…)

DCWD still pushing for septage system

THE DAVAO City Water District (DCWD) said its proposal for a septage scheme is still being studied by the city government, in the midst of years of the non-implementation (more…)

Drug test yields negative results

MAYOR Sara Duterte-Carpio tested negative for drugs after she and most of the city government leadership underwent a surprise drug test starting Monday. (more…)

Council junks women’s requests

CITY councilors yesterday junked the requests seeking aid to female inmates at the city jail in Barangay Ma-a. (more…)

Crime Prevention Summit set Oct. 2

THE DAVAO City Police Office (DCPO) will organize the Crime Prevention Summit on Oct. 2 at Grand Men Seng hotel to educate especially barangay captains (more…)

Latest News

Mindanao senior citizens’ assembly scheduled today

THE OFFICE of the Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) Davao will be conducting today a Mindanao-wide assembly in Davao City Recreation Center along Quezon Boulevard. (more…)

PCSO hands over share of STL income to Davao LGU

MAYOR SARA Duterte-Carpio assured the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) that its donation to the city will be used to support the medical needs of poor residents. (more…)

WANDERLUST| Huawei launches quad cam smartphone

HUAWEI has finally taken the covers off its latest selfie-centric, millennial-focused smartphone in a media launch led by Huawei officials and Wiltelcom, its exclusive distributor in Mindanao (more…)

Agency workers at AdDU hit alleged union busting

AROUND 100 utility and clerical workers of the Ateneo de Davao University protested the alleged abrupt change of manpower agencies employed (more…)


EDITORIAL| Peace should be pursued on all fronts

THE AMBASSADORS for Peace, a group of Filipinos working for peace in Norway and Sweden, during the suspension of the peace negotiations early this year sent a statement (more…)

TIMESMAN| Why are some priests like that?

I AM not saying that my neighbor here, Vic Sumalinog is beginning to lose respect with some priests, but I foresee that he will come to that point when he can no longer control (more…)

FAMILY MATTERS| Master of time

THIS writer is a post war baby, and expressions then were common like, ” Hay, aabutan ka niyan ng siyam siyam!” my mother would scold me when I delayed doing things. (more…)


Public seminar of the graduate school of business Ateneo de davao university

THE GRADUATE School of Business and Governance of the Ateneo de Davao University is pleased to announce the presentation of a dissertation proposal of Marietta L. Eliot-Pampanga, a doctoral student (more…)

Celebrating 100 years of Filipino cinema

THE MINDANAO Film and Television Development Foundation Inc. (MFDTDI) is holding a series of cinema- related events this coming October as part of the 100 years celebration (more…)

PDA seeks creation of dental bureau

THE PHILIPPINE Dental Association (PDA) Davao City chapter is pushing for the creation of a separate bureau under the Department of Health (more…)

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TRANSFORMERS: The Last Knight, the fifth installment of the popular live-action Transformers film series, (more…)


MOVIES to open this week at Gaisano Mall theaters are: (more…)


SCENE CITY| Misto offers something to drink, to indulge, and to take home this Ber season

AS SOON as the calendar turns to the “Ber” season, the holiday affairs officially start. Seda Abreeza’s all-day dining restaurant, Misto, is more than ready to commence the holiday mood (more…)

FREEZE| Miss Philippines-Earth 2017 SouthMin

ON OCTOBER 29, 2017, beautiful ladies across Southern Mindanao shall gather to expose their beauty and concerns about the environment at Abreeza Ayala Mall Activity Center in Davao City. (more…)


Firm to build another hotel beside `iconic’ Apo View

THE COMPANY behind the operations of the Apo View Hotel is adding another hotel within its compound, a top official of the hotel said. (more…)

Campaign launched for `iconic’ Apo View

THE MANAGEMENT of the Apo View Hotel is banking on a nostalgic marketing campaign that aims to channel the memories of Dabawenyos about the glory days (more…)


DCWD, PIADI top DC Coop bowlfest

TEAMS Davao City Water District-A and PIADI shared the limelight by winning their respective brackets at the close of the 2017 Davao City Cooperative Duckpin Bowling tournament (more…)

Davao Aguilas FC’s Sawyer scores hat trick, grants 2nd win

BANTAY, ILOCOS SUR: After a gruelling 14-hour travel by plane and by land, from Davao del Norte to Ilocos Sur, Davao Aguilas FC didn’t allow fatigue to get in the way (more…)

14 teams in 2nd GET Inter-Public High hoopfest
2ND GET Inter-Public High (17 years and under) basketball tournament: In photo are the GET Inter-Public High coordinators, SBP-XI officials and participating coaches from DCNH, Bernardo Carpio, Soriano NHS, Cabantian NHS, Catalunan Pequeno, DRANHS, Dr. Santiago Dakudao NHS, Nograles NHS, F. Bustamante NHS, Dona Carmen Denia NHS, SANHS, Tugbok NH, Gov. Duterte NHS and Pablo Lorenzo NHS.

SOME 14 teams are seen to take part in this year’s edition of the Guillermo E. Torres (GET) Inter-Public High School basketball tournament (more…)


Back to back for Team Classic’s Dumbrique

GARY Dumbrique of Team Classic made back-to-back trips on top of the winner’s podium to shine bright at the close of the 2017 Total Quartz Hot August Races held at the Speed City grounds of the Crocodile Park, Sunday. (more…)

80 entries seen in Total Quartz Hot August Races

EIGHTY entries or more are seen to join the much-anticipated Total Quartz Hot August Races this August 19 and 20 at the Speed City race track of the Crocodile Park Complex in Ma-a. (more…)

Total Quartz Hot August Races set Aug. 19-20

SOME 50 entries are seen to compete in the much-anticipated Total Quartz Hot August Races this August 19 and 20 at the Speed City race track of the Crocodile Park Complex in Ma-a. (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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