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‘Mario’ unleashes fury up north as it moves away from PH

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Tropical Storm Mario whipped up strong winds and dumped heavy rains on provinces in northern Luzon from Friday night through Saturday, triggering flashfloods in parts of the Ilocos region but leaving no casualties in the region as of Saturday afternoon.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Damage from ‘Mario’ rises to P36M in Ilocos Norte

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Fallen Trees in Ilocos Norte due to strong winds as tropical storm "Mario" slammed the entire province on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Joemar Tolentino

The damage to agriculture and infrastructure in Ilocos Norte rose to over P36 million as Tropical Storm “Mario” (international name: Fung-Wong) continues to batter the province on Saturday.

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Filipinos aiding Chinese poachers in West Philippine Sea, says solon

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House Rep. Terry Ridon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC

A party-list lawmaker is seeking a congressional probe into what he claims to be “unabated poaching activities” by Chinese fishermen in connivance with Filipinos in waters off Palawan.

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Ilocos under state of calamity

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The province of Ilocos Norte was placed under the state of calamity on Saturday afternoon after heavy rains and strong winds brought by Tropical Storm “Mario” (international name: Fung-Wong) destroyed more than P21 million worth of goods, agricultural and fishery products including livestock and properties.

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35,000 animals near Mayon Volcano evacuated

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A photo of Mayon Volcano captured at around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, shows lava cascading from its crater, as viewed from Barangay Rawis, Legazpi City. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology has raised alert level three over the volcano, after observing a “noticeable escalation of unrest recorded by the Mayon Volcano monitoring network.” 
INQUIRER PHOTO/MARK ALVIC ESPLANA/INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

In anticipation of the impending eruption, the Albay government evacuated livestock and pets from the six-kilometer danger zone of Mayon Volcano on Saturday, a radio report said.

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