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Davao City
Sunday, May 28, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

FROM ABRA TO DAVAO. Senior Supt. Alexander Tagum, the acting Davao City Police Office chief, speaks to reporters inside his office on Monday. Tagum, who was previously assigned as provincial commander of Abra, is expected to formally assume his post in a turn over ceremony at DCPO grounds on Tuesday. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

DCPO: About 1K acquired fake IDs

Authorities here have monitored at least 1000 individuals who have allegedly obtained fake identification cards following the declaration of Martial Law in the entire Island of Mindanao. Davao City Police Office Director Sr. Supt Alexander...
TOEING THE LINE. Resident of Barangay 23 Mini Forest in Davao City gather at a covered basketball court for identification verification during the "Operation Bolabog" on Thursday morning (25 May 2017). The operation was meant to verify non-residents as part of the city's tightened security measures. Mindanews photo

‘Bulabog’ targets haven of criminals

The spokesperson of the Davao City Police Office said OPLAN BULABOG was meant to arrest suspected lawless elements in areas known to harbor them. “It is one of the means of the DCPO in...

THE ECONOMY

Phoenix opens newest station with cager partners

Phoenix Petroleum opened its newest station along Sumulong Highway, Antipolo, Rizal with PBA basketball player Enrico Villanueva and Phoenix Fuel Masters team manager Paolo...

AGRI TRENDS

Biotech crops reduce pesticide use

By planting more biotech crops, the world will be a better place to live, according to the newly-published report of the International Service for...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Edge Davao

Weather fluctuations, gender affect energy consumption — PIDS study

Energy consumption in the country is affected by weather deviations and gender, according to a study published by state think tank Philippine Institute for...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

Team Cebu and Davao

ROYAL CHEF: The AirAsia Santan Food Festival: Where the flavors...

Food and travel go together like salt and pepper -- one without the other renders any of the two useless. For foodies, travelling enables...

Sky introduces new 24/7 anime channel

ANIPLUS Asia, the destination for everything anime is now here in the Philippines, first seen on SKY. The 24-hour general entertainment channel brings the latest...

URBANISSIMO: The north south art exchange

To further the exchange of cultural understanding among Filipinos, the Cordillera-Mindanao (CorMin) Art Exchange is being held at the Annex Event Center of SM...
Katsumi Kubota, Chief Operating Officer, Uniqlo Philippines (center) opens the ceremonial sake barrel together with (from left) Uniqlo Area Manager Binnah Kim, Japanese Consul to Davao, Tomoko Dodo, Uniqlo Store Manager Rose Velardo and SM Lanang Premier Operations Manager Therese Manalo ((right)

Uniqlo comes to Davao

Finally arriving on Mindnao’s shores, after opening in the Philippines five years ago, Uniqlo is set to open its first store in Davao at...

TRAVEL

The southernmost jewel of the Philippines: Tawi-Tawi

From the charming islands and islets dotting the seas of Tawi-Tawi to the breathtaking peak of the province’s tallest mountain, from the flavorful traditional...

A weekend warrior’s Happy Place

I’ve waited a long time to write about people who are living my dream or a part of my dream. The dream for me...

SPORTS

Olympian Diaz cites ‘many opportunities in sports’

Rio Olympics 2016 weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz told some 500 participants of the Summer Children's Games 2017, which opened at the Almendras Gym...

GAME CHANGERS

GAME CHANGERS : Getting out of poverty

Poverty, so goes a popular saying, is no hindrance to success. Nick Mabale Caraquel has proven this! From being a small boy selling banana cue in his hometown in Davao Oriental to one of...

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EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

BUSINESS SENSE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HEALTH: Cancer-proof your diet

There’s another reason to eat less fat, at least for men: it might reduce the risk of developing life-threatening prostate cancer, American researchers say. Eating animal fat, especially from red meat, seems to promote the...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
29 ° C
29 °
29 °
83%
3.1kmh
75%
Mon
27 °
Tue
29 °
Wed
29 °
Thu
29 °
Fri
30 °

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