By Azer N. Parrocha The government of the Philippines on Monday presented the ‘real’ state of human rights in the country and also defended Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s war on illegal drugs before the United Nations (UN) in Geneva, Switzerland. Sen. … Continue reading PHL presents ‘real’ state of human rights before UN
DUTERTE PUTS END TO BLOODY POLICE CAMPAIGN VERSUS DRUGS BY ROGER M. BALANZA There is an upside to the case of a South Korean businessman allegedly linked to illegal drugs who was kidnapped for ransom but eventually killed by elements … Continue reading NO MORE EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLINGS IN DUTERTE WAR ON DRUGS?
BY RIGOR ZABALA Philippine womanhood has reaped its biggest insult from no less than a diplomat who claimed that half of Filipinas are “prostitutes.” As newly-minted Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has yet to snag the biggest drug lord in the … Continue reading BANGLADESH AMBASSADOR GOMES: HALF OF FILIPINAS ARE PROSTITUTES
“FILIPINOS ARE THIEVES” Philippine womanhood has reaped its biggest insult from no less than a diplomat who claimed that half of Filipinas are “prostitutes.” As newly-minted Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has yet to snag the biggest drug lord in the … Continue reading BANGLADESH AMBASSADOR GOMES: Half of Filipinas are prostitutes
Vice President Jejomar Binay has come to the rescue of party mate Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao who had been skewered by the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community for saying that those in “same marriage are worse than animals.” … Continue reading BINAY BACKS PACQUIAO ON SAME SEX MARRIAGE
Bayan Muna Representative Carlos Isagani Zarate slammed as “full of falsehood” the military claim that troopers killed three farmers in Paquibato o district in Davao City during a legitimate military operation. Zarate labeled as “full of falsehood” the military’s earlier … Continue reading ZARATE: Military lied on Paquibato massacre
BY ROGER M. BALANZA The acronym DDS is morbid, means the Davao Death Squad, the dreaded shadowy gunmen almost always blamed when a criminal is gunned down. Dabawenyos trumpet their city as one of the most livable and safest cities … Continue reading THE DDS OF THE OTHER KIND
BY ROGER M. BALANZA Expressing deep hurt, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte said he will shoot in front of City Hall members of a human rights group who slapped him with accusation he was behind the extrajudicial execution of hundreds … Continue reading Duterte to shoot HRW accusers in front of Davao City Hall
The days are numbered for criminals in Davao City and there is a short route to stop them from further sowing fear and violence. Kill them all, said Mayor Rodrigo Duterte before a stunned audience in a recent convention in … Continue reading DUTERTE ON CRIMINALS: KILL THEM ALL!!!
MAYOR Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at Human Rights Watch after the New York-based human rights group asked the Aquino administration to conduct a probe on his alleged involvement in extrajudicial killings in Davao City. Duterte on Tuesday night, May 19, … Continue reading Duterte to Human Rights Watch: You are all hypocrites !
DAVAO City once again grabbed the Presidential Award for the Most Child Friendly City for highly-urbanized city category, said Department of Education (DepEd) Davao City Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Helen Paguican. The award is the fourth for Davao City since … Continue reading Davao City bags 4th award as Most Child-Friendly City
The estranged wife of Davao City Police Office (DCPO) Director Sr. Supt. Vicente Danao has filed complaints for a case of domestic violence before the Department of Justice (DoJ) on Wednesday, October 29. The filing of the complaints by Susie … Continue reading Davao City Police chief slapped with VAWC suit