M4.9 earthquake hit Cebu

CEBU. Court workers, lawyers and their clients step out of the Quimonda building after the M4.9 quake that struck at 9:47 a.m. (Flornisa Marie M. Gitgano)

Response resources

DAVAO. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte turns over to city's barangays 110 multicabs and 79 motorcycles that will be utilized for quick and effective response to calamities. (Seth delos Reyes)

Libreng taud sa corsage

DAVAO. Libre nga taud ang gihatag nga serbisyo sa babaye ngadto sa mga mopalit sa iyang corsage ug garland kay graduwasyon sa mga estudyante sa Magallanes Central Elementary School kagahapon didto sa Almendras Gym. (Seth delos Reyes)

Maleldo 2015

PAMPANGA. Ruben Enaje shows stainless steel nails that will be used to nail them in the cross on Good Friday in San Pedro Cutud, City of San Fernando. (Chris Navarro)

Going LED for Earth Hour

PAMPANGA. Performers suited up with light emitting diodes or LED dance to "change climate change" during Saturday’s Earth Hour at SM City Pampanga. (Jovi T. De Leon)

Palm Sunday in Bacolod

BACOLOD. Catholic faithful in Bacolod City bring their palm fronds to the San Sebastian Cathedral for blessing during the Palm Sunday yesterday. (Merlinda A. Pedrosa)

Barricade continues

ILIGAN CITY. More than 1,000 supporters of suspended Iligan City Mayor Celso Regencia are still camped outside City Hall. The DILG served the notice of suspension Friday and Vice Mayor Roderic Marzo has been sworn in the city's new mayor. (ANJO J. BACARISAS)

earth hour

CEBU. Power demand in the three Visayas regions dropped by 34.67 megawatts during Earth Hour last Saturday. In Lapu-Lapu City, dancers with LED lights for props performed during an event hosted by Crimson Resort and Spa. (Alan Tangcawan)

Paggatas sa kanding

DAVAO. Inay mogamit og makina, mas gipili sa Mindanao Baptist Rural Life Center ang mano-manong paggatas sa ilang kanding.

Palm Sunday sa San Pedro Cathedral

DAVAO. MGA parokyano sa San Pedro Cathedral nagpabendita sa ilang lukay alang sa pagsugod sa pagsaulog sa Semana Santa kagahapon, March 29, 2015. (Seth delos Reyes)

Safety in sea travel

THE Philippine Coast Guard Davao Station has stepped up measures to ensure safety of sea travelers who are spending the Holy Week and summer vacation on the Island Garden City of Samal.

Other than close monitoring of motorized boats servicing the Davao City Samal/Talikud Island route, the...

Honor student hurt in landmine blast

A GRADUATING honor student failed to attend the school's commencement exercises after she was critically hurt in a landmine explosion that hit sitio Totoy in Barangay San Jose, Monkayo, Compostela Valley last week.

Fighting for her life at...

32 NPA rebels yield since January

AT LEAST 32 members of the New People's Army (NPA) surrendered to government authorities since January this year, the Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) reported.

Eastmincom spokesperson Colonel Romeo Brawner said two of these 32 surrendered recently, contributing to the six percent...

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Firms up for assessment on labor law compliance

THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) in Davao Region will cut the number of business establishments it will subject for assessment this year on labor law compliance and occupational...

Run All Night Review More jog than sprint

EVER since Liam Neeson's career was reignited by his role in Taken, he’s been known as some kind of hurt-my-family-and-I-will-hunt-you-down sort of character. Neeson has enjoyed some sort of...

Macanuna tops open chessfest

NATIONAL Master (NM) Macala Macacuna of Davao City annexed the open division title of the 78th Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Duterte Araw ng Dabaw Open and Age-Group Chess tournament held at...

Liga Bata goes to the barangays

THE Maharlika Sports Development Institute Inc. (MSDII) has signed up with the office of the Liga ng mga Barangay chair and City Councilor January N. Duterte to bring its grassroots futsal...

Dennis shares fitness regimen

KAPUSO hunk Dennis Trillo shared some secrets on how he maintains his well-sculpted physique during his visit here for the 78th Araw ng Dabaw. In an interview with the Davao entertainment press...

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