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Toll jumps to 22 in Philippines monsoon landslide

Dozens were still missing after part of a massive hillside collapsed on the island of Cebu This photo taken on September 20, 2018 shows rescue workers using a backhoe as they retrieve a body at the landslide site in Naga City on the popular tourist island of Cebu. MANILA: The …

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Nine European words English needs

As rich a language as English may be, there can often be scenarios where there are no words to explain exactly how you feel. But for polyglot Alex Rawlings, that is never a problem. The 27-year-old speaks 11 languages and was named Britain’s most multilingual student in 2012. He shares …

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