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Quiel’s Here

By FRANCIS T. WAKEFIELD Manila, Philippines – Storm signal No. 2 raised in Cagayan, Isabela; ‘Pedring’ death toll now 43; Pampanga, Bulacan still flooded. At least two areas in Northern Luzon were placed under Public Storm Warning Signal Number 2 as Typhoon “Quiel” (international name: Nalgae) intensified further as it moved nearer to the country, […]

MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) — The death toll from typhoon Nesat has climbed to 43 in the Philippines, and the number may still increase as 30 others remain missing, an official said Friday. Benito Ramos, executive director of Philippines’ National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, said as of 6 a.m. Friday, 44 people were injured […]

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2nd Salvo

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Country braces for ‘Quiel’ as 35 lose lives due to ‘Pedring’; P1-B agri, infra lost in Luzon By Aaron B. Recuenco Manila, Philippines – From the flurry of landslides in the north and the gush of floodwaters in central and southern part, typhoon “Pedring” wrought a trail of destruction in Luzon that has so far […]

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FIERCE WINDS

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kill 21, hurt 14 as ‘Pedring’ exits country; ‘Quiel’ approaching By ELENA L. ABEN * AP MANILA, Philippines – Emergency services and residents in Metro Manila cleaned up and restored electricity yesterday after Typhoon “Pedring” unleashed floodwaters and fierce winds that killed at least 21 people, injured 14, and sent huge waves crashing over seawalls. […]

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MANILA, Philippines (PNA) — President Benigno S. Aquino III made an assurance Tuesday that the government is on top of the situation as typhoon Pedring battered Luzon, devastating mostly agricultural areas. “I am in constant touch with these members of my cabinet and the Executive Secretary has been instructed to keep me and the public […]

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