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Philippines: Man breaking Covid-19 restrictions dies after exercise punishment

A Filipino man who was found breaking quarantine rules has died after being made to do 300 squat-like exercises by police as punishment, his family said. Darren Manaog Penaredondo was allegedly stopped by officers while buying water after 6pm local time in Cavite province on Thursday. He collapsed the following day and later died. Cavite […]

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Strongest typhoon since 2013 to hit the Philippines on Sunday. Thousands Evacuated.

Philippines ordered the evacuation nearly a million residents in the southern part of the main Luzon island, as the world’s strongest storm this year approached the Southeast Asian nation. Typhoon Goni, locally called Rolly is a category 5 storm with 215 kilometers per hour and sustained winds and gusts of up to 265 kph. It […]