As security guards of Lapanday Food Corporation fired warning shots against protesting farmers in Tagum City on Friday, Dec. 9, the farmers took off their shirts to show that they are unarmed and should not be accused of bringing guns in the protest site. The farmers are claiming a portion of the land from the banana company. (Photo from Kilab Multimedia)
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A member of Bayan Muna Partylist shaves his hair to support the call for the immediate release of political prisoners during a protest action in Mendiola Bridge in Manila on Thursday, Dec. 8. (Contributed photo)
A personnel at the Archbishop Nutrition Center records the weight and height of the children as part of nutritional status monitoring. The center, located Pag-Asa Street, Fatima, Davao City provides free lunch to malnourished children.(Maricar Emata/davaotoday.com)
Poor nutrition remains prevalent among children in this city, both government statistics and a church group here claimed.
Two trisikad drivers, a local term for a cycle rickshaw, take their nap while waiting for passengers along Fatima Street in Davao City on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 7. (Maricar Emata/davaotoday.com)
One of the participants to the 4th Asian Freestyle Football Championship performs a freestyle exhibition during a press conference on Monday, Dec. 5. The World Freestyle Football Federation (WFFF) will hold the two-day event on Dec.9-10 at the SM Lanang Premier in Davao City. (Maricar Emata/davaotoday.com)
The World Freestyle Football Federation (WFFF) will hold the two-day 4th Asian Freestyle Football Championship here on Dec.9-10 at SM Lanang Premier.
The instruction from President Rodrigo Duterte for Vice President Leni Robredo to stop attending all Cabinet meetings starting today was the last straw that made Robredo resign as housing czar.
Political prisoners detained in Compostela Valley Provincial Rehabilitation Center start their week-long hunger strike on Saturday, December 3 to demand the release of 400 political prisoners in the country. (Contributed photo)
President Rodrigo Duterte is sensing a “good rapport” with US president-elect Donald Trump after a phone conversation between the two state leaders Friday night.