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Davao City
Sunday, December 4, 2016

THE BIG NEWS

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte addresses the graduates of the Motorcycle Riding Course Class 06-2016 in a ceremony at the Felis Resort Complex in Davao City on December 2, 2016. SIMEON CELI JR./Presidential Photo

Rody: Reinstatement of Marcos meant to deepen probe

President Duterte on Friday made it clear that he ordered to reinstate Superintendent Marvin Marcos as chief of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) in region 8. “Huwag kayong maniwala na si Bong (Go)...
Soldiers examine the damage of the mosque in Butig town Lanao del Sur on Dec. 2, 2016, a day after government troops entered the poblacion after seven days of fighting. The mosque was hit by rockets from helicopter gunships at the height of the fighting. MindaNews Photo by Froilan Gallardo

Army eyes posting of troops in Butig town

The military is mulling the deployment of troops or police units to strategic areas of Butig municipality to prevent the Maute Group and other lawless elements from harassing its residents, Armed Forces of the...

THE ECONOMY

Davao City Hall Annex

City Hall to unveil rooftop gardening

By December 25, city residents will have a chance to view how a rooftop gardening is done right atop the Davao City Hall annex...

AGRI TRENDS

Newly-harvested eggs. Henrylito D. Tacio

Yes, eggs do matter!

The low demand for eggs in the local market is very surprising in a country where balut, penoy, and kwek kwek is a street...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

DCWD Photo

DCWD initiates tree planting and livelihood project

Thirty one selected Davao City Water District employees took part in the second batch of this year’s tree planting activity held last November 18...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

THE BIGGER PICTURE

Back-to-back awards

For the second time, EDGE Davao was the only local paper outside of Metro Manila that was honored in the2016 Jose G. Burgos, Jr. Awards for Biotechnology Journalism held at Sulo Riveiera Hotel in...

LIFESTYLE

Styles Scribe by Nikki Gotianse-Tan

STYLE SCRIBE: Chimes Beauty Discovery unmasked

Fresh from the success of their flagship store relaunch, the minds behind Chimes Boutique turned their attention towards feeling and feeding the beauty pulse...

Unbox the flavours of Christmas at Pizza Hut

With the festive holidays just a stone throws away, you need not spend more to enjoy the festivities. With Pizza Hut, you can make...

PAL launches more flights from Cebu hub

Just months from the launch of their highly successful Cebu-Los Angeles direct flights, Philippine Airlines once again reaffirms their promise to bring the trademark...

ARTS AND CULTURE: Artistic survival

Meeting one of the few active female Davao artist for the first time, Beatrix “Trixie” Borbon gave me an impression that I was going...

SPORTS

BMV LAW GOLFEST. (Left photo) Team Crocs (Cool Rabid Outlandish Caring Sportsmen) composed of (l-r) Bobby Go, Ramon Cua, Dr. Ed Guevarra, Rinald Lu, Rod Sy and Chin-Chin Lim.

Batacan leads 3rd BMV Invitational Golf winners

If there is homecourt advantage in basketball, there’s host advantage in golf. Lawyer-host Ed Batacan proved that on Saturday as he fired a gross 80...

EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

HEALTH

The rise and rise of HIV/AIDS

William, who grew up in Davao City, was only 18 when he went to Metro Manila to study in one of the country’s most prestigious schools. His parents wanted him to be a...

FEATURE

TRAVEL

PROPERTY

WEATHER UPDATE

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TODAY'S PAPER

Edge Davao Frontpage / 3 December 2016