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Typhoon Goni hits Philippines


  • At least 16 people have died and 3 are reported missing in the Philippines as typhoon Goni hit the Philippines.
  • The super typhoon Goni weakened after barrelling through the southern part of the Philippines’ main island of Luzon. 
  • The weather bureau downgraded Goni, to typhoon category, with 215 kph sustained winds and gusts of up to 290 kph after it made landfall in two places in the Bicol region.