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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Survivors of Philippines ferry Maharlika II tell of monster seas

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:48am by AP

    ... steering trouble off Southern Leyte province and was then battered by huge waves and fierce winds whipped up by a typhoon to the north, Coyme said. With clear weather in the central provinces south ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine President Benigno Aquino’s approval ratings plunge to new low

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 10:28pm by Reuters

    ... the whip even on his own allies," said Earl Parreno, of the independent Institute for Political and Electoral Reform. "If he continues to protect allies, then it will be hard to stop ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Opong villagers believe their faith is what saved them from Typhoon Haiyan

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 10:17pm by AFP

    ... panatas, devotees around the country have themselves nailed to crosses or whip their backs into a bloody mess every Good Friday. "After being saved, we had to make some sacrifices. ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine cargo company in ferry disaster linked to several maritime tragedies

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... vessels, as well as local fishermen in small boats, frantically worked through the night and yesterday morning to haul 629 people out of the water alive. When bad weather whipped up the ocean ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines marks Easter with bloody mock crucifixions

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 01:55pm by Agence France Presse

    ... Agence France Presse Long nails were driven through the hands and feet of four men Catholic zealots in the Philippines re-enacted the last hours of Jesus Christ on Good Friday, whipping ... with cloth and bamboo whips, doing penance for their sins while spraying onlookers with flecks of blood. Devotees commit to undergo the mock crucifixion in exchange for a gift from God ...

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    Philippine camps overflow as typhoon toll passes 500

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Bataan Hundreds of thousands of survivors of a deadly typhoon crammed into packed shelters on Friday, braving the stench of corpses as the government vowed action to prevent storm disasters. Typhoon Bopha whipped the south on Tuesday, leaving at least 540 people dead and hundreds more missing in the deadliest natural disaster this year in a country ...



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