Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

17 hours ago

PCW welcomes abolition of premature marriage

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PCW welcomes abolition of premature marriage

The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) welcomes the approval of the law abolishing the Revised Penal Code provision that makes it illegal for a woman to marry within certain conditions after the death of her husband or annulment of marriage.

17 hours ago

Govt forces to receive allowance hike

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Govt forces to receive allowance hike

A palace official confirmed that President Benigno S. Aquino III has already signed a joint resolution with Congress, increasing the daily subsistence allowance of uniformed personnel from P90 to P150 per day, effective January 1, 2015.

18 hours ago

NPA explosive kills Cafgu member, injure 2 others

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NPA explosive kills Cafgu member, injure 2 others

A member of the CAFGU Active Auxiliary (CAA) died while two others were wounded after the New People’s Army allegedly detonated an improvised explosive device in South Cotabato on the day of the NPA’s 46th anniversary, an army official said.

18 hours ago

LTFRB to confiscate franchise of PUVs caught not giving discounts

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LTFRB to confiscate franchise of PUVs caught not giving discounts

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) warned public utility vehicles that they will confiscate their franchise if they are caught violating the policy of giving 20% fare discount to students, senior citizens, and persons with disability.

18 hours ago

Youth group calls for peace in Mindanao

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Youth group calls for peace in Mindanao

Mindanao youth belonging to various tribes call for the government of the Philippines (GPH) to stop offensives against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters as thousands of civilians are already displaced.

3 days ago

SK elections is on October 2016

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SK elections is on October 2016

President Benigno Aquino III signed into law on Wednesday the bill postponing the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections from Feb. 21, 2015 to the last Monday of October in 2016.

4 days ago

Tribal group condemns killing of member in Bukidnon

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Tribal group condemns killing of member in Bukidnon

The Philippine Task Force for Indigenous Peoples’ Rights (TFIP) condemned the killing of a member of the Pulangihon Manobo tribe in Quezon, Bukidnon, after the guards of a ranch shot him and injured two of his companions.

5 days ago

Run for Mother Earth

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Run for Mother Earth

The groups have invited all family members to join the said activity.