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Saturday, January 20, 2018
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Edge Davao

UNDERSTANDING ISLAM: Jesus in Islam

Every Christmas season, some Non-Muslims particularly Christians find it somewhat difficult to accept that Muslims do not celebrate Christmas in unity with the whole...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Fresh start

As we usher in the year 2018, we typically start the year from scratch--fresh beginnings, new goals set, and resolutions made. That's always the...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: Advancing nature preservation with business

At least 9 groups and one person from Mindanao were among the 30 awardees that were honored by the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau...
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EDITORIAL: Justice for the heroes

THE investigation into the Dec. 23, 2017 fire at the NCCC Mall Davao has started. It is being conducted jointly by a composite team...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: ‘The Japanese in Davao’

In the July 1930 issue of the Philippine Magazine, its editorial (also the title of this column) was reacting to a call from certain...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: In search of a hero

“Heroes are more than just stories, they’re people. And people are complicated; people are strange. Nobody is a hero through and through, there’s always...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Time to fight back

Lawyer Manases Carpio, Mayor Inday Sara Duterte's husband, is a quiet man who is known to just stay away from the political limelight. Even...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Mindanao crisis, circa 1977

American consular cables, mostly declassified, are vital sources of historical information, though not certainly factual. They do not only piece together observations from various...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: The year that was

“It was a year that, like all years, a lot of things happened in.” – Hollywood actress Carrie Fisher, known for her role as...
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FAST BACKWARD: Invitation to inhabit Davao

The passage of Act No. 926 in 1903, the first public land law, was a trigger the government used in inviting people from the...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
28 ° C
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