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Road Discipline

DCPO launches task force to nab road violators
THE DAVAO City Police Office (DCPO) will launch today the Road Discipline Task Force to help in the apprehension of traffic violators and confiscation of illegally parked vehicles in the city. (more…)

Drunkards beware!

Drinking in public may soon be banned
PUBLICLY drinking liquor may soon be outlawed in the city. (more…)

Task Group head still no ‘official report’ on suspect Sema’s detention in Malaysia

THE SPECIAL Investigation Task Group Night Market still has no “official report” that one of the Roxas Avenue blast suspects has been detained in Malaysia. (more…)

Soldier kills worker for damaging vehicle

AN ARMY soldier shot to death a construction worker during a heated argument after the victim damaged into the suspect’s issued vehicle (more…)

DCCII to work with hog, poultry raisers

THE DAVAO City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) will be working with poultry and hog raisers to introduce best practices (more…)

Farm raisers hit zoning conflicts

WHY approve the construction of residential houses in an area identified as agricultural, and vice versa? (more…)

Fire hits Gaisano Capital

THE MULTIMILLION still constructed Gaisano Capital in Barangay Mintal, Tugbok District was hit by fire Wednesday afternoon. (more…)

5,000 youths expected in IYF World Camp in Davao

THE INTERNATIONAL Youth Fellowship (IYF) Philippines is set to hold the 2017 IYF World Camp (more…)

Latest News

Gabriela pleads freedom for ‘old’ political prisoner

GABRIELA Women’s Party-list Rep. Bai Ali Indaya pleaded for the release of 64-year-old political prisoner Amelia Pond. (more…)

Revisit zoning ordinance to address conflicts: VM

VICE MAYOR Paolo Duterte asked the proper agencies such as the City Engineer’s Office and the City Planning and Development Office (more…)

Woman charged for theft  

THE CITY Prosecution Office pressed theft charge against woman after she was allegedly caught in the act of taking a brown wallet inside Fortune mall (more…)

Ombudsman official wants changes in law for more efficient prosecution

OMBUDSMAN Deputy for Mindanao Rodolfo Elman is hoping that the Ombudsman Act of 1989 will be amended under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. (more…)


ROUGH CUTS| A measure worth revisiting

WE CANNOT help but recall the passion with which the late Davao City’s first district councilor Leonardo Avila III undertook his responsibility (more…)

EDITORIAL| Managing expectations on peace

THE GOVERNMENT panel talking peace with the National Democratic Front is on its way to Rome for the resumption of the third round of talks on Jan. 19 to 25. (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| Sorry, you’re up to ‘look at’ only

Last Sunday’s issue of a leading national broadsheet categorized who are the Filipinos of the Year. (more…)


UP Mindanao’s CommGuild to hold Journalism Seminar in Marahan HS

ENTHUSED to foster responsible journalism and to hone journalism skills of (more…)

DOST recognizes outstanding provincial directors

BEHIND the various achievements of the DOST are men and women who are dedicated into serving (more…)

Ata Manobo is DSWD community facilitator

STO. TOMAS, Davao Del Norte – Persistence begets triumph. Community facilitator Bobit O. Dalatag, 33, believes in this. (more…)

Today's Print Issue





Country’s opera prince performs 50th ASEAN theme

MUSIC remains to be a relevant medium in conveying a message of unity and this is (more…)


SCENE CITY| Felicidad Santos, first woman councilor of Davao City passes on

AS WE said goodbye to the year 2016, we mourned the passing of Felicidad Santos, (more…)


BASS guitar players are harder to find than guitar players. Beginner musicians would (more…)


Body set up for Mindanao, Indonesia sea connectivity

THE DEPARTMENT of Trade and Industry (DTI) has created a body for the sea connectivity between Mindanao and Bitung in Indonesia, (more…)

Exec: DA, rebels to establish banana farms in conflict areas

THE DEPARTMENT of Agriculture (DA) is working with Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) for the establishment of about 6,000 hectares (more…)


John Paul II bags 6th CEAP Minda Games hoop crown

JOHN Paul II College of Davao stood high on the winner’s podium after claiming the (more…)

Davao Execs top 4th Tablon Chess team tourney

THE DAVAO Executives chess team stole the limelight by winning the fourth edition (more…)

Star Oil, One Shot Dental nip foes in DDS Club hoop

TEAM Star Oil and One Shot Dental outplayed respective foes to improve their team standings (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…)


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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