No damage reported in Bohol earthquake

TAGBILARAN CITY– No damage was reported in Saturday morning’s 5.6 magnitude earthquake that shook several towns in the eastern part of Bohol. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported the epicenter of the earthquake at 19 kilometers east of Lila town, at a depth of 567 kilometers. The quake hit at around 9:06 … Read More

5 dead, 65 nabbed in ‘one-time, big-time’ anti-drug operation in Davao City

DAVAO CITY – Law enforcement and security forces in Davao City launched another “one-time big-time” anti-drug operation Friday dawn in 10 villages here, leaving five suspected drug pushers dead. Sixty-five others, including women and a minor, were arrested. Sr. Superintendent Alexander Tagum , Davao City Police Office (DCPO) director, said they conducted the operation to … Read More

President Duterte brings home ‘windfall’ investments from latest foreign trips

DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte arrived here before dawn Tuesday from his week-long official visits to Cambodia, Hongkong and Beijing in China. He described as “windfall” the fresh investments he drew from his latest foreign trips, particularly from the Chinese government. Duterte, who arrived at around 3:00 a.m at the Davao International Airport, announced … Read More