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Dead sperm whale washes ashore in Philippines, latest in string of deaths
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Dead sperm whale washes ashore in Philippines, latest in string of deaths

(CNN) – A dead sperm whale has washed ashore in the Philippines, the latest in a string of whale deaths…
At least 25 dead in landslides, floods after tropical storm Megi hits Philippines
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At least 25 dead in landslides, floods after tropical storm Megi hits Philippines

Manila – Philippine authorities said on Monday at least 25 people had died in landslides and floods caused by tropical…
Philippines slams Chinese ship’s ‘close distance maneuvering’ in South China Sea
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Philippines slams Chinese ship’s ‘close distance maneuvering’ in South China Sea

Manila – The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) on Sunday reported a recent incident of “close distance maneuvering” by a Chinese…
Philippine authorities evacuate thousands as volcano Taal spews mile-high plume
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Philippine authorities evacuate thousands as volcano Taal spews mile-high plume

(CNN) –  A small but restive volcano south of the Philippine capital spewed a 1.5 kilometer (0.9 miles) plume on…
UN chief announces plan to get the whole world access to early weather warnings within 5 years
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UN chief announces plan to get the whole world access to early weather warnings within 5 years

(CNN)UN Secretary-General António Guterres announced a plan Wednesday to ensure every single person on the planet has access to early…
Shrapnel injures 12 at Saudi Abha airport as drone intercepted
Middle East

Shrapnel injures 12 at Saudi Abha airport as drone intercepted

DUBAI, Feb 10 (Reuters) – Twelve people were injured at Saudi Arabia’s Abha airport by shrapnel from an explosive-laden drone…
Philippine supertyphoon Rai ‘exceeded all predictions’ – forecaster
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Philippine supertyphoon Rai ‘exceeded all predictions’ – forecaster

SINGAPORE, Dec 22 (Reuters) – The rapid intensification that turned this week’s Typhoon Rai into the strongest storm to hit…
Typhoon deaths in Philippines top 100, mayors appeal for aid
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Typhoon deaths in Philippines top 100, mayors appeal for aid

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The governor of an island province in the central Philippines said Sunday at least 63 people…
Philippines tentatively reopens schools as COVID-19 cases ease
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Philippines tentatively reopens schools as COVID-19 cases ease

MANILA, Dec 6 (Reuters) – Some children in the Philippines’ capital Manila returned to school on Monday after a near…
In major ocean polluter Philippines, group turns plastic waste into planks
Environment

In major ocean polluter Philippines, group turns plastic waste into planks

MANILA, Oct 25 (Reuters) – A group of recyclers in the Philippines is trying to ease the country’s worsening plastic…
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