26 C
Davao City
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Of flowers and friendship

The Kadayawan Festival is a celebration of unity and friendship as well as thanksgiving for the bounty of the land which is characterised by...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Double standards

What difference does it make for policemen to have killed a 17-year old boy in a drug operation from a priest to have sexually...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Hero of the ‘small town of Mandog’

World War II, for all it was worth, created heroes, most of them dead. The Davao conflict, for instance produced two American Medal of Valor...
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EDITORIAL: Baby steps

While the nation grieves on the fate of a young boy killed in a drug operation on Wednesday night in a barangay notorious for illegal drugs...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: Looming chicken crisis

The world is home to more chicken than people. Only about 7 million people are living on the planet. In comparison, there are more...
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SPECKS OF LIFE: Can’t make omelet without breaking eggs

This French proverb explains that in achieving success, there will be casualties along the way. This is exactly the only way to describe PRRD’s governance...
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ComVal’s  4L takes center stage

It seemed like a quiet evening at the Apo View Hotel on August 18 but on this occasion, the atmosphere was festive. The tension...
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EDITORIAL: Bird flu prevention

With the bird flu outbreak in a Pampanga town, the country is bracing for adverse effects on agriculture and even tourism. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Lessons from the 1893 quake

The strongest tremor by far recorded in Davao region was on April 14, 1924, when Mati City, Davao Oriental, where a 320-km Surigao-Mati fault line passes,...
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SPECKS OF LIFE: Bautista vs Bautista

It is not about her as it is more about him. The millennials reading this won’t probably understand if I mention that the scandal that...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
26 ° C
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26 °
94%
2.1kmh
75%
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