Monthly Archives: August 2017

UST bags 2017 Kadayawan hoop crown

THE UNIVERSITY of Sto Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers humbled the Davao All-Star Collegiate selection, 87-76 to crown themselves as this year’s

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EDITORIAL| Screen closely

THE THREAT to the city’s security has continued to persist in these times when Davao is considered the heart of the island

Posted in Opinion

LUGAR LANG| When writers must take a stand

THIS ISSUE marks one year of my column, which I can’t believe I have managed to maintain every week without fail.

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ROUGH CUTS| Ferret these shadowy figures out

IN THIS present Davao City Council the best thing that we consider to have happened is the recent passage on third reading of an ordinance lowering

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Rice production to soar in second half of 2017: PSA

RICE PRODUCTION in the region is projected to reach 235,987 metric tons in the second half of the year.

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Businesses less confident on R-11′s economy in Q4

COMPANIES in the region are less optimistic about the local economy for the next quarter, according  to the results of the Business Enteprise Survey.

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Lawmaker wants ordinance on delineation of barangays rushed

A LAWMAKER is speeding up the ordinance for the delineation of political boundaries of all the barangays in the city.

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3 alleged communist rebels fall

THREE reported members of the New People’s Army (NPA)  were apprehended by the combined elements of the 1st Special Forces Battalion

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DCPO: Strict screening for police auxiliary program needed

CITY POLICE director, Sr. Supt. Alexander Tagum, ordered more rigorous screening on applicants for the Volunteer Police Auxiliary after one of its members

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DCPO: Man who smuggled firearms into city a member of the NPA

AUTHORITIES have identified a person of interest in the attempted smuggling of guns into the city based on the CCTV footage that  linked him to the crime.

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