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Pag-asa’s eaglet 25th hatched in captivity

NAME THE YOUNGEST PHILIPPINE EAGLE  The Philippine Eagle Foundation breeding facility in Davao City has a new resident, a 5-day-old Philippine eagle, the 25th to be hatched in the facility. The eaglet’s parents are Pag-asa (mother) [right] and Kalinawan (father) [top left]—both born in captivity in Barangay Malagos in Calinan District.  PHILIPPINE EAGLE FOUNDATION

The country’s first Philippine eagle to be hatched and bred in captivity is now a mother.

Posted: February 14th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Floirendo company to build container terminal in Panabo City


The Anflocor Group of Companies, which is owned by the Floirendo family, announced it will build an international container terminal in Panabo City in Davao del Norte in the first quarter 2012.

Posted: December 16th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

11-year-old’s cry for help gets answers in Davao City


Good Samaritans responded to the call for help of the family of 11-year-old Jecel Mae Raña, who suffered severe burns while trying to save her two brothers from the fire that razed their home in Cagayan de Oro City.

Posted: December 13th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Donations pour in for girl with serious burn injuries


Good Samaritans from as far as Pampanga and Palawan contributed about P150,000 in cash to help 11-year-old Jecel Mae Raña, who tried to save her two brothers from a fire that gutted their home in Barangay (village) Dansolihon in Cagayan de Oro City, recently.

Posted: December 13th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘We can’t even buy paracetamol…but she will survive’


Eleven-year old Jecel Mae Raña should be graduating from elementary next year but this may not happen as she is still recuperating from severe burns she had suffered three months ago.

Posted: December 10th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Whining stops, classrooms rise


For months now, the Compostela Valley government has been constructing school buildings in areas where the perennial lack of classrooms hounds students instead of just whining about it.

Posted: November 26th, 2011 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Tofil awardee new president of Ateneo de Davao


An awardee for education of the Ten Outstanding Filipinos became the fourth president of the Jesuit-run Ateneo de Davao University (Addu)here.

Posted: June 14th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »



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