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DPWH called to complete MM flood control project

By Ben Rosario The chairman of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development called on Public Works Secretary Mark Villar yesterday to ensure the completion…

FLOOD DISASTER — With floodwater rising to the chest in Cagayan de Oro City, a policeman on rescue duty carries a little girl to safety on Friday. Hours later, heavy rains spawned by tropical storm ‘Vinta’ would swell the Cagayan River and cause massive flooding in the city. (Josep Deveza/AFP | Manila Bulletin)

‘Vinta’ death toll breaches 100

By AFP, Aaron Recuenco, and Alexandria San Juan Tropical storm “Vinta” triggered mudslides and flooding that killed at least 133 people, with concerns the figure…

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Probe set on Paranaque flood saboteurs

By Martin Sadongdong The Paranaque City police was asked by city officials to investigate a group of men who allegedly clog drainage canals that caused…

STAYING DRY — This is not an office girl’s usual ride to the office, but on this day when rains spawned by typhoon ‘Maring’ cause much flooding even in uptown Makati City, any ride that will keep oneself dry will do. (Mark R. Cristino/EPA-EFE | Manila Bulletin)

Flood submerges Metro Manila, Luzon

By Alexandria Dennise San Juan and Ellalyn De Vera Ruiz Floods washed away houses and submerged most parts of Metro Manila and nearby Luzon provinces…