29 C
Davao City
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

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EDITORIAL: Unprecedented

When President Rodrigo Duterte faced the militant protesters outside the Batasang Pambansa after he made his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Storm of 1928

Davao has always been proudly bannered as a region that is not visited by storm. For decades, this was the foremost perception among pioneers...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: The biggest threat

Which is the biggest threat: the devastation caused by climate change or the unbridled terror unleashed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Compañia Maritima

Inside the old Sasa wharf, there used to be an iconic postwar building known to stevedores and customs brokers as the Davao office of...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE By Henrylito D. Tacio Biological annihilation

“People think nothing bad will come from species loss, because scientists can’t predict exactly how many need to go extinct before the world collapses....
REVERSED PUNCH by Jimmy Laking

REVERSED PUNCH: PSC’s ‘heart of gold’ sparkles when needed most for Marawi

Last week, two images about Marawi City came out on social media. One (which was partly shown on TV) showed at least two armored personnel...
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UNDERSTANDING ISLAM: Death is just the beginning

In life, nothing is permanent, your strength, wealth, position, fame, everything. In life nothing is sure to come too. Nobody owns tomorrow in order...
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Quo vadis, Pinoy jeepney?

Whether Thursday's transport strike in Davao was successful or not from whoseever's perspective, is not the essential issue. The question remains whether or not...
REVERSED PUNCH by Jimmy Laking

REVERSED PUNCH: The banana industry: weighed down by legislative indifference

Despite the huge input the industry has made in terms of taxes and revenues, government fees, jobs, livelihood, and export earnings, it is the...
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SPECKS OF LIFE: Get rid of negative thinkers  

Despite the huge rise in the approval (81%) and trust (82%) ratings of PRRD, his detractors and critics continue to flail away in a...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
scattered clouds
29 ° C
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29 °
83%
4.1kmh
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