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House to continue con-ass even without Senate – Alvarez

MANILA, Philippines — House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said on Thursday that the House of Representatives would continue with the Charter........»»

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

Pompoms and Punchlines

Taking jokes seriously does not only make one a party pooper who shall be ignored, but also a killjoy (KJ)........»»

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

STATEMENT | Resume peace negotiations

The cancellation of the peace negotiations let loose the floodgates of bloodshed, human rights violations against unarmed peasant communities and indigenous peoples, avarice and arrogance among top government officials......»»

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

TWO JESUSES

Davao City Council's new majority floor leader, Councilor Jesus Melchor Quitain Jr., and new chairperson on Committee on Ethics and Good government, Jesus Joseph Zozobrado III take oath during the regular session on Tuesday, January 16. (Robby Joy Salveron / davaotoday.com).....»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 16th, 2018Related News

A year in the Moro people’s lives

It’s hard to reminisce what happened to the Moro ummah (community) last year without being sad and enraged. The death,........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 16th, 2018Related News

Will the TRAIN Law run us over?

The TRAIN Law is a bad policy enacted in the worse possible setting. In the absence of genuine social safety nets, this is an anti-poor program that will worsen income inequality and is devoid of social justice......»»

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

NCCC mall fire: Independent probe reveals web of faults

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Findings of an initial investigation report conducted by labor groups revealed a web of loopholes that........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2018Related News

The Emperor’s new class

Many of my students are fans of the “Humans of (insert city name here)” series of pages on Facebook, which........»»

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

‘Angels walk’ to promote awareness about autism

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Advocacy groups here will hold a parade dubbed as "Angels Walk for Autism" in a bid to promote public awareness about autism......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 12th, 2018Related News

Globe Telecom ups anti-child pornography campaign, blocks 2,471 sites

In a bid to combat child pornography in the country, Globe Telecom blocked 2,471 domains or sites found to have lewd and child pornography-related content......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 12th, 2018Related News

Eight BFP personnel, NCCC management possibly sued over tragic mall fire

At least eight personnel from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) of Davao City Fire District and officials of NCCC mall could face legal charges following the tragic NCCC mall fire, an official said......»»

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

‘Dok Bernie’ now Davao City vice mayor

Councilor Bernard Al-ag formally assumed as Davao City vice mayor on Wednesday, January 10, replacing Presidential son Paolo Duterte who resigned in December last year......»»

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

Davao City council approves ‘half-rice’ ordinance

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Food establishments in the city will soon be required to include one-half cup of cooked rice........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 9th, 2018Related News

Anti-graft court suspends 3 Davao City officials

By Iñaki Albano, HCDC Intern DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan suspended 3 officials in Davao City, following their indictment........»»

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

Davao City urged to find safer grounds for residents in disaster-prone areas

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — A local environmental group here urged barangay officials to develop medium and long-term solutions in providing........»»

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

Davao port collection gains P2.8-B surplus

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The Collection District XII (CD XII) has recorded the highest annual collection in 2017 with P2.8........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 6th, 2018Related News

Omissions

A few weeks ago, anthropologist Fr. Albert Alejo gave a lecture here at Leiden University entitled “President Duterte and his........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 5th, 2018Related News

PDF Revolutions and Swarms

New year, new crises. Plummeting prices, degrading quality of life. But most citizen-consumers feel happy, it seems. The Philippines allegedly........»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 5th, 2018Related News

SSS sets up special counter for families of mall fire victims

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — The Social Security System (SSS) here opened a special counter for families of the fire victims........»»

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

BUSINESS RENEWAL

Business owners flock the Sangguniang Panlungsod on Wednesday, January 3, to have their licences renewed. (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com).....»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: NewsJan 3rd, 2018Related News