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Typhoon “Pedring” death toll climbs to 43

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 […]

Manila, Philippines (Reuters) – Typhoon Nesat crossed the Philippines’ main island late on Tuesday, leaving behind at least seven dead after it lashed crop-growing provinces and brought the capital to a near standstill as it flooded roads and villages and cut power supplies. Among the dead following the typhoon was a 22-month-old boy, and four […]

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Manila residents waded through waist-deep floodwaters and dodged flying debris Tuesday as a powerful typhoon struck the Philippines, killing at least 12 people and sending waves as tall as palm trees crashing over seawalls. Most deaths occurred in metropolitan Manila, which already was soaked by heavy monsoon rains ahead of Typhoon […]

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