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Davao City
Monday, April 24, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

Hon. Avegayle Ortiz-Omaiza with GSP National President Susan Locsin, Regional Chairperson Mrs. Norma A. Sur, and National Executive Director Mrs. Ma. Dolores Santiago and the rest of the National Board Members and 32nd Encampment Staff during the Mayor’s Night of the 32nd Eastern Mindanao Regional Encampment held on April 18, 2017. Photo by Joie Maine A. Gelmo

Inday treats girl scouts to dinner

Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio sponsored a buffet dinner for a total 685 junior and senior girl scouts along with the working staff, and guests of the 32nd Eastern Mindanao Regional Encampment of...
Edge Davao

ARBs claim DAR execs incited them to violence

Members of a Davao del Norte-based agrarian reform beneficiary cooperative have denounced two officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform for what they claimed was an attempt to dupe them with misleading statements ...

THE ECONOMY

AGRI TRENDS

AGRITRENDS: Botanical pesticides against pests and diseases

While modern agriculture produces high yields, more often than not, it is not sustainable. Expensive seeds and farm chemicals eat into profit while pesticides...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

Destination Davao short video-making contest announced

Here's your chance to show off your creativity, impressive video-making skills, compelling storytelling abilities, and love for Davao City. Join Davao City's "Destination: A Video-Making...

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COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

theKATcloset: A CUBIC PERSPECTIVE

If you are an artist, you are highly advised or inclined to think outside the box; but if you are a great artist, you...

The joy of giving back as told by GMA Artist Center...

GMA Artist Center stars Bianca Umali, Paolo Contis and Sef Cadayona play their part in spreading love by celebrating their birthdays with their chosen...

ROYAL CHEF: Majestic dining at the Lubi Plantation

For the longest time, we have been accustomed to reasonably-priced meals in reasonably-called gastronomic places. Most often, the parallelism does not make sense -...

URBANISSIMO: Catching up at the Waterfront

The Waterfront Insular Hotel has always been a hub for memorable events and meetings and last April 7, the seaside urban resort hotel hosted...

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

STAR IN THE MAKING. Nina Arrieta (14) is biding her time with the National Team. At 19, she is one of the youngest members of the Malditas.

Davao girl relishes Malditas’ breakthrough win

Nina Arrieta sat on the bench for the entire stint of the Philippines in the 2018 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers, but she did not...

CULTURE & ARTS

CULTURE AND ARTS: This sport called cockfighting

We call them “mga sunoy,” those cocks that are used for fighting. Oftentimes, you see them in the countryside. If you’re lucky, you get to see those cocks fight against each other...

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EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

BIGGER PICTURE

BUSINESS SENSE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HEALTH : The rise of sexually-transmitted infections

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the microorganism that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), is deadly. This must be the reason why other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are relegated to the background. Unfortunately, these...

WEATHER UPDATE

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