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Philippines typhoon has caused 388 deaths

The death toll from one of the most destructive typhoons to hit the Philippines in recent years rose to 388 on Monday, the government said, as disease outbreaks threatened some of the stricken areas. Typhoon Rai struck the south and centre of the Asian nation on December…
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Desmond Tutu, anti-apartheid hero, dies at 90 years old

South Africa began a week of mourning events for anti-apartheid icon, the Archbishop Desmond Tutu, described as the country’s moral compass, on Monday as tributes poured in from across the world for the outspoken Nobel peace laureate. Tutu, who died on Sunday aged…