Happy Diwali 2016!!

  Diwali or deepavali is one of the largest and widely celebrated Indian festival which sign a the hope of success and new beginning. This year Diwali will be celebrated on October 30, and on this day people all over the world light crackers and children’s bloom with happiness. Start …

China and Philippines reclaiming land for four islands near Davao as China leverages the world largest dredging fleet

  China and the Philippines were planning to build four artificial islands. The four new artificial islands appear to be planned around Davao. They will be developed for mixed-use, business and residential purposes along the coastline under a P39-billion reclamation project that city government plans to undertake with a major …

New flu kills fast, says WHO

WASHINGTON D.C. (Reuters) – The new H1N1 flu is “strikingly different’’ from seasonal influenza, killing much younger people than ordinary flu and often killing them very fast, World Health Organization officials (WHO) said on Friday. A review of studies done during the seven months the virus has been circulating shows …

RP needs P2.9B to tighten borders

The Philippines is seeking more than P2.9 billion from Congress to acquire helicopters and more boats to prevent Islamic militants slipping into the country from Indonesia, a senior defense official said yesterday. Australia and the United States have been helping set up a maritime surveillance system in the southern Philippines …

Chip Tsao apologizes for ‘maid-country’ remark

Chip Tsao apologizes for ‘maid-country’ remark S. DEDACE and J. SISANTE, GMANews.TV 04/01/2009 | 09:26 AM MANILA, Philippines – I crossed the line. This was the admission of the HK Magazine columnist who branded the Philippines as a “nation of servants,” a report over dzBB radio said Wednesday morning. DzBB’s …

72nd Araw ng Dabaw draws 178 contingents

The celebration of the 72nd Araw ng Dabaw highlighted by the Parada Dabawenyo on Monday was generally peaceful with the biggest participation of 178 contingents, according to Davao City Police Office Director, Sr. Supt. Ramon Apolinario. Apolinario said the peaceful festivity could be attributed to the 1,500 military and olice …