For at least four hours, firefighters tried to put out the fire that hit a residential area and a large portion of the busy public market in Kilometer 11, Barangay Sasa here last Friday, November 24.
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Foreign delegates of the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP), journalists and church workers light candles at the St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Maa, Davao City to commemorate the death of 58 individuals, including 32 journalists, on the eighth year anniversary of the Maguindanao massacre on Thursday, November 23. (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)
A monument was built near the massacre site in remembrance of the 53 victims of the Maguindanao massacre on November 23, 2009. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Farmers under the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries One Movement (AOM) hold a protest outside the venue of the pubic hearing of the House of the Representatives Committee on Agrarian Reform on the impact of agribusiness venture arrangements (AVAs). Protesting farmers call for the cancellation of all AVAs to grant them full control of their lands awarded by the government. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Families, including colleagues of the 58 killed in the Ampatuan massacre at Sitio Masalay, Barangay Salman, Ampatuan, Maguindanao, were here on Sunday, November 19, to commemorate the single deadliest election-related violence in the history of the Philippines.
Workers of banana exporters Sumifru Philippines Corporation and Musahamat Farms Inc. protest in front of the offices of both companies in Davao City on Monday, November 20. They claim that the companies use toxic chemical fluozinam in their workplace which poses health risks among the workers (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)
Activists at Rizal Park, Davao City on November 13 join the nationwide protest to call the “banning” of US President Donald Trump in the Philippines. (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)
A member of Davao Bomb Squad seizes a live grenade found inside a garbage bin at Kilometer 10, Sasa, Davao City on Tuesday morning, November 7, 2017. (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)
Lumad women join the call to lift Martial Law in Mindanao following the end of the Marawi crisis in a protest held at the Freedom Park in Davao City on Friday October 27. (More…) (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)
A cultural worker waves a red flag bearing the communism symbol during the 100th year celebration of the Great October Socialist Revolution led by various progressive groups in Davao City at the Holy Cross of Davao College Auditorium on Wednesday, October 25. (Medel V. Hernani / davaotoday.com)