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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…)

Be more vigilant

PNP, AFP boost border patrol to counter possible entry of terrorists

AUTHORITIES in the region have intensified watch against terrorists by boosting border control (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…)

Diversion Road to open anew today

THE DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will open today the Shrine Hills-Bangkal junction portion of the C.P. Garcia Highway (Diversion Road) for motorists. (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

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…)

Sara asks council to make CTTMO as another dep’t

MAYOR SARA Duterte has asked the City Council to convert the City Transport and Traffic Management Office into a department, years after an interim office (more…)

Marawi IDPs asked: stay with relatives, evac centers for now

THE ARMED Forces of the Philippines urged evacuees from Marawi City to avoid going home at this time until the whole area is cleared of dangers. (more…)

Opinion

EDITORIAL| A new phase

MONDAY augured well for the military when Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute were declared dead, leading to the declaration of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte of Marawi’s liberation. (more…)

ROUGH CUTS| The objective is noble; but the outcome?

     WHEN Congress during the time of former President Fidel V. Ramos introduced a bill seeking for the deregulation of the energy industry in the country (more…)

EDITORIAL| Eradicating poverty

ACCORDING to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), poverty incidence among Filipinos in 2015 was estimated at 21.6%, registering 21.9 million Filipinos (more…)

Community

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…)

Today's Print Issue

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Entertainment

MOVIES THIS DAVAO THIS WEEK

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

MOVIES THIS WEEK

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

Lifestyle

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…)

Business

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…)

Banana industry losing sans gov’t support: exec

WITHOUT the support of government, the local banana industry is expected to shrink in the next three years especially because its global market share has continuously decline (more…)

Sports

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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…)

HCCD Reds in SBP/Passerelle Twin Tourney finals

 HOLY Child College of Davao booked two trips to this year’s finals after closing out respective foes last Sunday at the close of the semifinal round of the 2017 SBP/Passerelle Twin Tournament (more…)

Villarosa, Escandor head gross winners in 8th UMAGA tourney

JUBEN Villarosa and Boyet Escandor submitted better cards to claim separate gross titles and head the list of winners at the close of the eighth edition (more…)

Motoring

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…)

Features

Bringing BT eggplant to Filipinos’ table
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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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