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Davao City
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Big News

The Big News

BRIGHT CHRISTMAS AFOOT. City Tourism Operations Office Davao head Gene Rose Tecson discusses the upcoming Christmas events of the city which will be kicking-off tonight at Rizal Park along San Pedro Street during the launching of Turismo Café at The Marco Polo Davao yesterday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

DOT to open ‘tribal villages’ for tourism

The Department of Tourism plans to open on-site tribal villages in Baranggay Datu Salumay, Marilog district to be hosted by the Matigsalug  ethnolinguistic group...
AFTER CEASEFIRE. Members of the New People's Army (NPA) return to their camp after a formation during the recent anniversary celebration of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) in the hinterlands of Davao City. The NPA launched attacks against the Armed Forces of the Phils. (AFP) a day after the announcement that it will suspend the unilateral cease fire with the government. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Duterte eyes general amnesty for NPA rebs

The Duterte administration intends to ask Congress to approve  general amnesty for the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who will surrender to the government. “If...
Tony Boy Floirendo

Floirendo certain graft case ruling favorable

Davao del Norte second district Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr. has expressed optimism he will be proven innocent over the graft charges filed against him...
PNP Director General Ronald Dela Rosa delivers a message on March 10, 2017 during the turnover of a shelter donated by the Rotary Club of Downtown Davao for the Women and Children’s Protection desk of Police Regional Office XI. MindaNews photo by Manman Dejeto

PNP bent to purge ranks of rogue cops

Police Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa said he would get rid of 3,500 rogue policemen who tarnish the good image of the Philippine...
KEEPING IN SHAPE. Police officers from the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) in full battle gear simulate an urban assault along Rizal Street in Davao City as part of the 15-day Special Weapons and Tactics training under the Davao City Police Office on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

21,000 cops gets promoted

A total of 21,063 police officers –- 812 commissioned officers and 20,251 non-commissioned officers -- were promoted to their next higher rank this week. A...
Edge Davao

Hold order out  vs. 4 frat men

The Department of Justice on Friday said four more persons have been placed under the Immigration Lookout Bulletin Order , bringing the number of...
BEYOND FORGETTING. Members of progressive groups stage a mass protest to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law along C.M. Recto Avenue in Davao City on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR

City Hall bars protest groups from Rizal Park

Militant groups and protesters failed to conduct their rally at the Rizal Park on Thursday as part of the ‘national day of protest’ after...

Fratman in death of law student left PH

One of the suspects in the death of University of Santo Tomas law freshman Horacio Castillo III due to alleged hazing has left the...
Edge Davao

Bill postponing barangay, SK elections approved

The Senate on Wednesday passed on third and final reading a bill postponing barangay (village) and Sangguniang Kabataan (youth) elections to May 2018 instead...
Edge Davao

Cabbie in Arnaiz slay now in NBI custody

The taxi driver, who was allegedly robbed by slain former University of the Philippines student Carl Angelo Arnaiz, is now under the protective custody...


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