Typhoon mauls Manila

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A family evacuates to safety with their pet dog at the height of typhoon Nesat Tuesday in Manila, Philippines.

A family evacuates to safety with their pet dog at the height of typhoon Nesat Tuesday in Manila, Philippines.

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The main street of Roxas boulevard is seen submerged under flood waters in metro Manila after Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit the capital.

The main street of Roxas boulevard is seen submerged under flood waters in metro Manila after Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit the capital.

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Women brave the strong winds and rain as they prepare to evacuate to safer grounds at the height of typhoon Nesat in Manila, Philippines.

Women brave the strong winds and rain as they prepare to evacuate to safer grounds at the height of typhoon Nesat in Manila, Philippines.

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Residents living in makeshift houses beside a river carry belongings as they evacuate to higher grounds in Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines as Typhoon Nesat hits the country.

Residents living in makeshift houses beside a river carry belongings as they evacuate to higher grounds in Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines as Typhoon Nesat hits the country.

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Residents carry a pig as they wade knee-deep in floodwaters brought on by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, in San Mateo Rizal east of Manila.

Residents carry a pig as they wade knee-deep in floodwaters brought on by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, in San Mateo Rizal east of Manila.

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An old Filipino man living beside a river evacuates his flooded home in Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines as Typhoon Nesat hits the country.

An old Filipino man living beside a river evacuates his flooded home in Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines as Typhoon Nesat hits the country.

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A family living near the sea front carry their belongings as they evacuate from floodwaters brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, in Tondo city, metro Manila.

A family living near the sea front carry their belongings as they evacuate from floodwaters brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, in Tondo city, metro Manila.

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Workers try to remove a fallen tree that blocked a road in Manila at the height of typhoon Nesat in the Philippines.

Workers try to remove a fallen tree that blocked a road in Manila at the height of typhoon Nesat in the Philippines.

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Children look out from the back of a delivery truck as they evacuate their shanties after floodwaters brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit Baseco, Tondo city, in metro Manila.

Children look out from the back of a delivery truck as they evacuate their shanties after floodwaters brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit Baseco, Tondo city, in metro Manila.

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A resident approaches an oil tanker after it broke off its anchor and slammed a row of shanties as typhoon Nesat hit Philippines.

A resident approaches an oil tanker after it broke off its anchor and slammed a row of shanties as typhoon Nesat hit Philippines.

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A mother flees her home with her baby to evacuate to safer grounds at the height of typhoon Nesat in Manila, Philippines.

A mother flees her home with her baby to evacuate to safer grounds at the height of typhoon Nesat in Manila, Philippines.

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An electric post is seen after it slammed into a house after heavy winds brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit Tondo city, metro Manila.

An electric post is seen after it slammed into a house after heavy winds brought by Typhoon Nesat, locally known as Pedring, hit Tondo city, metro Manila.

UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2011 03:12 PM IST
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