20.3 C
Davao City
Friday, July 28, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: The raising of US flag in Davao

Dec. 22, 1899 may not a red-letter day in our calendars but, historically, this was the day the American troops in the town of...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: The courageous pinoy aquaman

Atty. Ingemar P. Macarine, the famed Pinoy Aquaman, has been included in the list of the “2017 World’s 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Men”...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Weak links

While Dabawenyos gave their kababayan President Duterte a high 89.38 percent approval rating after his first year in office, there are areas where he...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: The day the Americans arrived

Historical accounts written by military historians and authors who took interest of the Philippines after it became a US colony have discrepant records on...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Fighting hunger

“Food is literally the most important thing in the world. It is not even next to life, because it is life itself. ...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: To extend or not

To extend the Martial Law or to lift it? That is the question. President Duterte has two days between making a decision on the Martial...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Davao’s first public hospital

Davao’s first public hospital, now known as Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) was officially launched in 1917, which makes it 100 years on August...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: The historic month of July

July is the seventh month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Achieving peace through sports

Sports has been known as the universal equalizer. It is in sports that everyone comes and competes on equal footing, and it is in...
REVERSED PUNCH by Jimmy Laking

REVERSED PUNCH: The banana industry revisited

If there is one industry that is synonymous to this region, it is the banana industry. It is the one scene that confronts you from...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
few clouds
20.3 ° C
20.3 °
20.3 °
95%
1kmh
20%
Sat
31 °
Sun
31 °
Mon
30 °
Tue
31 °
Wed
30 °