Experience Davao at The Apo View Hotel!

Davao is a city at the threshold of a tourism boom because it is a unique place where nature and progress are entwined in one warm embrace. Davao is a place where you can indulge your passions. Tee-off in any of the three world-class golf courses within the city. Commune …

Lightning caused C-130 plane crash?

THERE are talks going around among fishermen in Davao City that a lightning struck the C-130 Hercules Lockheed plane of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) before it plunged to the Davao Gulf, Monday evening. With the latest technology available, many doubted if it is still possible for a lightning strike …

Armed conflicts and poverty: How war has taken its toll on Mindanao

Decades of armed conflict has taken its toll on Mindanao. GMA News Research’s geographic information system (GIS) overlay shows that all but one of the provinces identified as conflict areas have remained mired in poverty, with poverty incidence worse than the national average. This year, the Department of Social Welfare …

6 dead, 30 injured in Digos City bombing

DAVAO CITY — Six people were killed while 30 others were injured when a bomb exploded on a passenger bus at a public terminal in Digos City Monday. One of the six persons who died was identified as Marlon Doey of Basiawan in Sta. Maria, Davao del Sur. No other …