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Palace confirms issuing note verbale vs China

THE Philippine government has filed a diplomatic protest with the Chinese government over report that the latter supposedly installed anti-aircraft and anti-missile weapons on its man-made islands in the contested South China Sea, a Palace officia

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Heavy rains trigger landslide, flooding in Eastern Visayas

DAYS of non-stop rain brought by weather disturbances has caused landslide, flooding, and displaced thousands of residents in Eastern Visayas on Tuesday, January 17.

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7 dead in VisMin due to floods, landslides

CEBU CITY -- Seven persons died as floods and landslides spawned by a low pressure area (LPA) and the tail-end of a cold front hit parts of the Visayas and Mindanao Monday.

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Journalists group backs media insurance covering war zones

BRUSSELS -- The International Federation of Journalists is helping set up a new insurance scheme that also seeks to cover media workers in war zones where insurance can be hard to come by or very expensive.

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Death toll in Cagayan de Oro flood rises to 4

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (Updated) -- The death toll in Monday’s flood here has risen to four following the recovery of an Octogenarian who was declared missing Monday afternoon, the rescue group said Tuesday.

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Classes suspended in Bohol due to floods

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol -- Classes in kindergarten, elementary and high school are still suspended Tuesday, January 17, as the state weather bureau placed the entire Bohol province under yellow rainfall alert.

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Man arrested for cracking bomb joke at Cebu South Bus Terminal

A 25-YEAR-OLD man was arrested after making a bomb joke at Cebu South Bus Terminal in Cebu City, on Tuesday morning, January 17.

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