Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 6)

Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Southern Mindanao, Philippines. (Page 6)

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  1. NPA torches equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    AN OFFICIAL of the Army's 403rd Infantry Brigade said around 15 suspected New People's Army rebels around 10 p.m. Monday, March 20 burned the equipment of a pineapple plantation in Patpat village, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon. Captain Norman Tagros, 403rd Infantry Brigade civic military operations officer, said the NPA rebels torched three boom harvesters and one skidder owned by the Del Monte Philippines Inc. Tagros said soldiers were conducting security and combat operations when the rebels burned the equipment some three kilometers away from the Sayre Highway.

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  2. Ateneo Blue Eagles back out from Araw ng Dabaw invitational tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    SORRY to disappoint basketball fanatics. The much-awaited De La Salle University Green Archers-Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles rivalry will not happen in Davao City as the latter backed out from joining the 80th Araw ng Dabaw Commercial Invitational Basketball Tournament that will kick off on Thursday to Sunday at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center.

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  3. Velez: FirestormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    The fire is a raging forest fire in the mountains of Abra, caused by air strikes by the Philippine Army last March 16. Four fighter jets from the 24th Infantry Battalion dropped at least 14 bombs in communities in Malibcong, Abra that started a forest fire and damaged rice fields of indigenous communities. Some 56 families including 200 children were displaced and classes suspended, this according to reports from human rights group Karapatan.

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  4. Ledesma: Sheer stupidityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    THE Magdalo boys got a rebuke from House Speaker Bebot Alvarez. The spoiled brats in the House of Representatives filed an impeachment complaint against President Duterte shortly before congress suspended its sessions.

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  5. Why men grow beardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    MEN grow beards for a variety of reasons. Research revealed that men show them off to assert their masculinity to other men, even if many women do not necessarily think a beard makes them more attractive.

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  6. Davao City needs more hotels, other facilities as tourism destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | MindaNews

    The lack of hotels and a convention center might hinder the city' bid to become a major tourism destination and venue for meetings, exhibitions and other events, the City Tourism Office said. CTO head Generose Tecson told reporters on Monday they are urging potential investors to consider the city as an expansion area to fill the need for more facilities as a tourism destination.

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  7. Philippines leader Duterte attacks European Union 'crazies' over drugs war criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Mr. Duterte, on the other hand, has been condemned by worldwide human rights watchers for his brutal war on drugs. "Someday, but not now", he said .

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  8. Filipino president rages against 'crazy' MEPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | EurActiv.com

    Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte told MEPs to "mind your own business" after his deadly war on drugs was heavily criticised. [ Davao Today/ Flickr ] Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte has called European lawmakers "crazy people" after MEPs criticised his brutal war on drugs.

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  9. Contrast in style as Duterte meets Myanmar's Suu KyiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Gazette

    Regional politics makes for strange bedfellows, and at first glance, it is hard to imagine more of an odd couple than tempestuous Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his cerebral de facto Myanmar counterpart, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who met Monday in Myanmar's capital, Naypyitaw. After his arrival in Myanmar on Sunday, Duterte rejected European criticism of his deadly war on drugs with his usual profanity, insisting that "more people will die."

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  10. China-Philippine travel booms on improving tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Daily Millbury

    Philippine tour operators are optimistic that more than 1 million Chinese tourists will travel to the nation this year, due to a relaxed visa policy, the opening of new hotels and possibly more flights. Stephen Techico, chairman of Philippine travel agency Uni-Orient Travel Inc, observed "a noteworthy change of perception" among Chinese tourists amid stronger diplomatic and economic ties between the two countries.

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    Thursday Mar 9 | ABS-CBN News

    Italian model Pietro Boselli is currently enjoying his stay in the Philippines. So far, the Bench endorser has been to Davao and Palawan. Dubbed as the "hottest Math teacher in the world," he recently made headlines when he said he found Ellen Adarna attractive and would like to meet her soon.

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  12. Duterte Vows To Continue 'Brutal' Crackdown Despite Threats Of ImpeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Daily Caller

    The president of the Philippines faces possible impeachment and an international lawsuit, yet remains committed to his harsh crackdown on illegal drugs. President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday that his anti-narcotics campaign will continue.

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  13. Duterte: Philippines can't stop China moves in disputed seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Yahoo!

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday that his militarily inferior country can't stop China's actions in contested waters, responding to a reported plan by Beijing to construct an environmental monitoring station in a disputed shoal off the northwestern Philippines. Duterte, however, warned that he would invoke a July 12 arbitration ruling that invalidated China's territorial claims in the South China Sea if the Chinese "start to tinker with the entitlement," apparently meaning when Beijing starts to tap the offshore area's resources.

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  14. Alab stuns Hong Kong in ABL tiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Manila Bulletin

    Alab Pilipinas finally showcased the fighting spirit that was sorely lacking in its previous six games and stunned the league-leading Hong Kong Eastern Long Lions, 82-75, Sunday night to clinch the No. 3 seed in the semifinals in the ASEAN Basketball League in Davao City.

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  15. Why don't you mind your own business'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte has described European lawmakers as "crazies" in a salty-tongued rebuttal to criticism of his deadly drug war, while vowing again that all traffickers will be killed. Duterte fired his broadside in a late-night speech Sunday in Myanmar after the European Parliament issued a resolution last week condemning "the high number of extrajudicial killings " in Duterte's drug war.

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  16. Alab survives past Hong Kong Lions, 82-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO. Alab Pilipinas' Paulo Hubalde drives his way to the basket against Tyler Lamb of Hong Kong Lions in their Asean Basketball League game held Sunday, March 19, at the University of Southeastern Philippines Gym.

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  17. Padilla: Benham RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sun-Star

    WHILE the issue of the West Philippine Sea or the Panatag Shoal is still in the backburner, here comes Benham Rise. To thank the Chinese for making us aware of these two marine addresses is an understatement.

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  18. Hidalgo: I love Davao, I am an adopted citizen with no regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO is so far away from my birth place. Tracing the 86 years of my life, I noticed that I had travelled the whole length of my life from the northern part to the southern part of our country.

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  19. Terms of reference for tourism masterplan being finalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sun-Star

    TERMS of reference for the Tourism Masterplan in Davao City is being finalized by the City Tourism Operations Office together with the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority for the integration of different tourism sectors in the city. "Tourism is a very fragmented industry.

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  20. Expect more brandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sun-Star

    Expo. Booths feature brands that are ripe for franchising in an expo held at the SM City Cebu earlier this month. As the country's economy continues to prosper, franchising is also expected to do well.

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