Bato: Even CIA cannot thwart all terror attacks

Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa on Saturday called on critics to stop the blame game over the deadly explosion that hit Davao City on Friday night. “This is not the right time to point fingers,” Dela Rosa said after admitting in a press conference at …

The New7Wonders of Nature

The first count of the global vote to elect the New7Wonders of Nature has been announced. In alphabetical order, they are: Amazon, Halong Bay, Iguazu Falls, Jeju Island, Komodo, Puerto Princesa Underground River, Table Mountain. Announcing the results at the headquarters of the New7Wonders Foundation in Zurich, Switzerland, Bernard Weber, Founder-President of …

Davao seminar on autism spectrum disorder set February 21

Davao City- The Autism Society Philippines (ASP) -Davao Chapter will conduct a seminar on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) on Saturday, February 21 at DMSF-MTRC Bajada at 1-5 p.m. ASP-Davao President Eric de la Costa said the seminar is Part Two of a five-part seminar series which started last January 23 …

24 killed as rebels, soldiers clash in Surigao del Sur

By ELENA L. ABEN, AARON M. RECUENCO November 13, 2009, 5:29pm Twenty-four people were killed and 11 others were wounded in a clash from Wednesday until Thursday between government troops and New People’s Army (NPA) rebels who raided a logging company in Surigao del Sur, the military said Friday. Armed …