Neri to Imee: Let’s debate at Plaza Miranda

Makabayan senatorial bet Neri Colmenares challenged Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos to a debate at Plaza Miranda on the issue of human rights violations during Ferdinand Marcos’ iron-fisted rule......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 20th, 2018Related News


A woman evacuee read aloud the Arabic prayer written in the wall of an unrecognized evacuation center inside a Madrasah school in Toril, Ubaldo Laya in Iligan City. The walls of the evacuation center are used for teaching children evacuees learn Arabic prayers.(Kath M. Cortez/»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 18th, 2018Related News

‘PH gov’t election to UN rights body does not absolve Duterte of accountability for rights abuses’

A human rights organization said the recent election of the Philippine government to the United Nations Human Rights Council does not in any way absolve President Rodrigo Duterte of gross human rights violations amid claims that it goes to show how human rights is respected here......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 17th, 2018Related News


Thousands flocked at San Pedro Cathedral to see the Incorrupt Heart of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina. The heart relic arrived in Davao City on October 15 and will stay until October 17.(Ken E. Cagula/»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 17th, 2018Related News

NGO, US Embassy showcase success stories from Lanao provinces in 'ForMindanao summit

Groups that initiated projects to help their communities in the two provinces of Lanao under the #ForMindanao campaign were given due recognition for their efforts during a summit held in a beach resort in Barangay Taboc, Opol town, Misamis Oriental over the weekend......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 15th, 2018Related News

‘Farm to table enterprise is best for young agri-entrepreneurs’

A farm to table enterprise would be the best idea for young agri-entrepreneurs said John Tria, vice president of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Inc. (DCCCII) in a press briefing on Wednesday at Habi at Kape......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 13th, 2018Related News

Increase in revenues from fines on violations of anti-smoking, liquor ban projected

The city government’s Vices Regulation Unit (VRU) said that around five-million peso increase in revenue is expected to be collected by the end of this year due to violations to the anti-smoking ordinance and liquor ban here......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 11th, 2018Related News

Comelec ready to receive Certificates of Candidacy

The Commission on Elections here is all set for the scheduled filing of Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for the aspirants of the upcoming 2019 midterms election......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 11th, 2018Related News

PMHA: More youth affected by depression than seniors

If before depression mostly affects senior citizens, now the Philippine Mental Health Associate (PMHA) said it has moved back dozens of steps starting as early as 9 years old......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 10th, 2018Related News

Moro group condemns deaths of PDEA agents in Lanao del Sur

A Muslim civil society organization joined government officials in condemning the death of five agents of the Phil. Drug Enforcement Agency in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PDEA-ARMM) in an ambush in a secluded area in Kapai town, Lanao del Sur on Friday......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 8th, 2018Related News

Comval plantation workers strike paralyzes Japanese-owned banana company

Plantation workers of a Japanese-owned fruit company Sumitomo Fruit Corp. (Sumifru) are now on strike since Monday, October 1, paralyzing seven out of 11 packing plants of the company’s district 6 in Compostela Valley province......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 4th, 2018Related News

Davao City mayor to students: Maximize scholarship offer of city

This city has increased its scholarship slots to the deserving poor students and the city mayor urged them to maximize the scholarship assistance extended by the city......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 4th, 2018Related News

Sara reveals gains of her admin in SOCA

Days before the filing of candidacy on October 11, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio delivered her second State of the City Address (SOCA) on Tuesday, highlighting the continued gains of her administration......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 2nd, 2018Related News

Proposed Panguil Bay Bridge construction to start November

The proposed bridge that would connect Tubod, Lanao del Norte and Tangub City in Misamis Occidental is targeted to be completed by 2021, a DPWH-10 official said over the weekend......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsOct 1st, 2018Related News

Datu in Mocha Uson interview is leader of paramilitary group tagged in Lumad killings – IP group

The Kahugpungan sa Lumadnong Organisasyon-Caraga (Kasalo-Caraga), a progressive group in Caraga, said, on Wednesday, that the Lumad tribal leader who appeared in a video interview by Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson to discuss the spate of killings in Mindanao was implicated in the deaths of Lumad leaders in Lianga, Surigao del Sur province back in 2015......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 28th, 2018Related News

Importers question transfer of x-ray equipment at Normin port

Concerned that it might be used by some Bureau of Customs-10 (BOC-10) employees in committing illegal acts following the unlawful release of more than a hundred container vans recently, a group of importers have raised an alarm over the decision of BOC-10 officials to put an x-ray machine outside its designated examination area at the Mindanao Container Terminal in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 27th, 2018Related News

Suara Bangsamoro to Enrile: Moro blood spilled in Mindanao because of Martial law

A militant Moro group on Monday belied the claim of former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile that the Jabidah massacre was a hoax, saying there were several Moro massacres which happened during the Martial law under the regime of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 25th, 2018Related News

NFA-10, city officials confirm no rice hoarding at Normin port

The National Food Authority-10 (NFA-10) has confirmed on Friday that there is no hoarding of rice at the Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) sub-port in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, although the city government will still have to dig deeper to see if there are commercial grains dealers who may be stashing their rice supply to the detriment of consumers......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 24th, 2018Related News

Duterte treks dictatorial path of FM – Left

The political left has accused President Rodrigo Duterte of leaning farther toward Martial Law, and said the President has made his idol the late strongman, Ferdinand Marcos, who declared martial rule in the 1970's......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 22nd, 2018Related News

NUJP calls out malicious post against PDI reporter

NUJP hit out Phil Leaks, a dubious Facebook group, that targeted Philippine Daily Inquirer reporter Julieta S. Alipala, and accused her of being “a paid propagandist of the bandit group Abu Sayyaf.”.....»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsSep 19th, 2018Related News