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Typhoon kills 10 in Philippines and prompts mass evacuations – Irish Times

Irish Times Typhoon kills 10 in Philippines and prompts mass evacuationsIrish TimesFilipino residents dismantle a shanty after it was damaged by a barged caused by strong winds and rain brought by typhoon Rammasun along the coastline of the Tondo slum … Continue reading

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Philippines joins monetary policy debate

Philippine central bank governor warns emerging economies that rate raising to cope with their volatile currencies could do more harm than good Asia homepage

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Philippines edges closer to Muslim peace deal

Latest stage of peace plan would see decommissioning of rebel weapons in return for a commitment to a self-governing region for the Muslim minority in Mindanao Asia homepage

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Celebrity Roundup: KathNiel’s HHWS, Marian’s Vietnamese trophy, Vice … – Yahoo Philippines News

Celebrity Roundup: KathNiel's HHWS, Marian's Vietnamese trophy, Vice …Yahoo Philippines NewsThanks to social media, Marian Rivera has found a way to thank her Vietnamese fans who made her Best Foreign Artist of the Year there. The award was from Today … Continue reading

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Philippines bus crash kills 21 – BBC News

BBC News Philippines bus crash kills 21BBC NewsAt least 21 people have been killed and several others injured after a bus fell off an elevated motorway onto a van in the Philippine capital, Manila, officials say. Police said the bus … Continue reading

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Boston Vietnamese community to raise money for victims of Philippines typhoon – Boston.com

Boston Vietnamese community to raise money for victims of Philippines typhoonBoston.comWhen Dao Trung Tran fled from Vietnam's communist government in 1981, one community welcomed him, the Philippines. Now, after the destruction brought by Typhoon Haiyan, Tran and Boston's Vietnamese community … Continue reading

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Farmers plight exposes Philippines dilemma

Third-quarter growth in the Philippines showed an economy growing at 7% compared to the same period last year but the impact of Typhoon Haiyan on rice production underlines the challenges facing the country Asia homepage

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Philippines’ Aquino ‘tempted to despair’ at typhoon toll – Reuters

The Guardian Philippines' Aquino 'tempted to despair' at typhoon tollReutersMANILA (Reuters) – The United Nations expressed fear on Monday that some Philippine islands hit by a giant typhoon have not been reached 10 days after disaster struck and President Benigno … Continue reading

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Philippines typhoon: UK doctors speak from storm-hit country – BBC News

BBC News Philippines typhoon: UK doctors speak from storm-hit countryBBC NewsBritish doctors are working as part of a massive international effort to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan, which hit the Philippines with devastating force on 8 November. The storm … Continue reading

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Philippines typhoon survivors attend church services – BBC News

BBC News Philippines typhoon survivors attend church servicesBBC NewsThousands of grieving survivors have attended church services in areas of the Philippines devastated by Typhoon Haiyan nine days ago. In many places, including the mostly flattened city of Tacloban in Leyte … Continue reading

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