Monthly Archives: January 2018

Duterte welcomes rebel returnees

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday vowed an inclusive government for all as he welcomed two New People’s Army (NPA) rebel returnees.

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2 nabbed for gun, drugs in checkpoint

TWO MEN WERE arrested after members of the Task Force Davao (TFD) found illegal drugs and a gun in their possession in a checkpoint in Sitio Licanan, Barangay Alejandra Navarror (formerly Lasang) in Bunawan District on Friday night.

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394 NPA supporters give up

CLOSE to 400 mass supporters of the New People’s Army (NPA) surrendered in Maragusan, Compostela Valley on Thursday. Lt. Col. Palmer Parungao, the commander of the 66th Infantry Battalion, told TIMES that the 394 supporters brought three low-powered firearms when

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More drug arrests

POLICE arrested a husband-and-wife drug-pushing team during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Daliao, Toril District on Saturday.

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Rebel killed in encounter

A SQUAD leader of the New People’s Army (NPA) was killed while a soldier was wounded in an encounter in New Bataan, Compostela Valley at 8:56 a.m. last Saturday.

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Deputy commander accused of firing gun

A DEPUTY commander of a police station in Davao Occidental was accused of punching a resident and illegally firing his gun at around 10:20 p.m. Saturday in Purok 3, Km. 11, Barangay Catalunan Pequeno, Talomo District.

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Crash impact

 37 hurt as bus hits four vehicles, hardware shop A TOTAL of 37 persons were injured in a vehicular accident in the national highway


CULTURAL POTPOURRI | FDTEI Celebrates its 20th Anniversary with a Jovianney Emmanuel Cruz Piano Concert

THE FOUNDATION for the Development Through Education, Inc. (FDTEI) celebrated its 20th Founding Anniversary with a Classical Piano Benefit Concert featuring no less than the celebrated concert pianist, Jovianney Emmanuel Villanueva Cruz, last Jan. 18, 2018

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The Pride and Joy of Davao Chinatown

FOR THE FIRST time in the history of the Miss Chinatown Philippines pageant, a Davaoeña gets to represent the country in the Miss Chinese International 2018 in Hong Kong on February 3. And the Filipino-Chinese community worldwide is excited.

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SCENE CITY | Beads, Bling and all things Mardi Gras welcome 2018

BIDDING goodbye to 2017 was another blessing to celebrate as the year passed with lots of successes at the Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao, an ideal venue to celebrate the year that was and ring in 2018 with its festive countdown

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