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Manny Mogato

Manny Mogato

    Deadly typhoon cuts power in Manila, aims at China
    Deadly typhoon cuts power in Manila, aims at China
    Parts of Manila may be without power until Friday after Typhoon Conson hit the Philippines' main island of Luzon, killing at least 11 people with...
    Main suspect in Philippine massacre surrenders
    Main suspect in Philippine massacre surrenders
    The main suspect in the massacre of 57 people in an election-related feud in the southern Philippines surrendered on Thursday as authorities moved...
    Philippines prepares rescue as rebel deadline passes
    Philippines prepares rescue as rebel deadline passes
    The Philippines imposed a state of emergency on Tuesday on a remote southern island and troops prepared for a possible rescue of three Red Cross...
    Rescuers search sea for Philippine ferry survivors
    Rescuers search sea for Philippine ferry survivors
    Rescuers scoured the rough seas around a capsized ferry in the central Philippines on Monday in a desperate search for more than 800 people still...
    Hundreds missing after typhoon capsizes ferry
    Hundreds missing after typhoon capsizes ferry
    A Philippine ferry with more than 700 people on board capsized during a typhoon and most are missing, officials said on Sunday.
    Philippine mall bomb toll at nine
    Philippine mall bomb toll at nine
    Philippine police confirmed on Saturday that military-grade explosives caused a powerful blast in an upscale Manila shopping mall and that they...
    Blast kills eight, wounds many at Philippine mall
    Blast kills eight, wounds many at Philippine mall
    A bomb explosion in an upscale shopping mall in the Philippine capital, Manila, on Friday killed eight people and wounded more than 100, police and...
    Over 50 killed in Philippines fighting
    Over 50 killed in Philippines fighting
    Philippine troops shelled Muslim rebel positions and raked them with helicopter fire overnight on the southern island of Jolo after a day of...
    Fighting spreads in Philippines, 21 dead
    Fighting spreads in Philippines, 21 dead
    Fighting between government forces and rogue Muslim rebels is spreading in the southern Philippines, shattering hopes for peace and threatening...
    Gunmen seize school bus in Manila, 31 children held
    Gunmen seize school bus in Manila, 31 children held
    Two armed men took over a bus in the Philippine capital Manila on Wednesday and were holding 31 nursery school children and two teachers hostage,...
    Typhoon Utor sweeps into Philippines
    Typhoon Utor sweeps into Philippines
    A typhoon swept into the central Philippines on Saturday, a day after it forced the government to hastily shelve a gathering of Asian leaders on a...
    Typhoon triggers deadly landslides in Philippines
    Typhoon triggers deadly landslides in Philippines
    At least 388 people are confirmed dead and 96 missing after rivers of mud and volcanic ash triggered by Typhoon Durian swamped villages in the...