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Rough Cuts: Likely city political scenarios in 2019

We would like to share with our readers some revealing, even disturbing observations we have while doing our daily rounds of the city in the performance of our responsibility as journalist.

Posted in Opinion, Uncategorized

Lugar Lang: Time to call out your Tatay D

I’ve been thinking about family lately. Every time I lose my househelp in Davao City, I come unhinged. It’s not the housework, really.

Posted in Opinion, Uncategorized

Paradigm Shift: Who are Fethulah Gulen and Andrew Brunson, the Imam and the Pastor prompting sanctions and threats against Turkey?

The United States and Turkey have a long history of alliances, partnerships, and cooperation.

Posted in Opinion, Uncategorized

No overkill

Mayor Sara Duterte dismissed allegations of an overkill in the SWAT operation that took the life of the hostage taker at Woodridge Park subdivision on Aug. 22.

Posted in HEADLINES, Uncategorized

Impending arrest forces NPA leader to surrender

A commander and political instructor of the New People’s Army (NPA) surrendered to the soldiers of the 66th Infantry Battalion in Purok 8, Barangay Gabi, Compostela town, Compostela Valley on Saturday.

Posted in Uncategorized

Rough Cuts: Sara not running, PDigong not quitting

Ninety seven (97%) of Dabawenyos would back City Mayor Inday Sara if she runs for Senator in 2019, according to a survey conducted by the University of Mindanao’s Institute of Popular Opinion (UM-IPO).

Posted in Uncategorized

2 alleged drug dealers arrested in buy-busts

Two alleged drug pushers were arrested in separate buy-bust operations conducted by the elements of the Talomo Police Precinct in Rosalina village and Baliok, Talomo District on Monday afternoon.

Posted in Uncategorized

31 houses burnt down

At least 45 families were rendered homeless in a fire that destroyed 31 houses in a populated urban poor community in Bucana, Barangay 76-A yesterday morning.

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2 Indonesians nabbed

Two Indonesians are now in the custody of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) in Davao after they were apprehended while sailing at the coastal area of Sarangani, Davao Occidental on Friday.

Posted in Latest News, Uncategorized

Davao expands scholarship program for poor students

THE LOCAL government has expanded the coverage of its scholarship program, and adjusted the benefits of other recipients in response to the recent passage of a law granting full tuition payment for state university students. 

Posted in Latest News, Uncategorized