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Over 700,000 People Fled – The Heavy Cost of Typhoon Melor

Giant waves, floods and landslides frighten people in central Philippines where typhoon Melor hit before noontime Monday. Officials reported that over 700,000 people fled their homes to safer grounds. Wind velocity reaches 185 kilometers per hour brushing the northern tip...
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“Substantial Losses” on Agriculture for 2015

Palay and Corn production are expected to decrease this year due to the effects of El Niño and the recent typhoons that hit the country according to the Department of Agriculture. Agriculture assistant secretary for field operations Edilberto de Luna...