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[00:00.00]Officials in the Philippines say

[00:03.10]at least a hundred people have died in floods

[00:05.50]and landslides in the north triggered by a week of heavy rain.

[00:08.81]This follows two storms in the past two weeks

[00:11.91]which have already left about three hundred people dead.

[00:14.30]Reports said that even some evacuation centers

[00:17.30]had been flooded. Danny Vincent reports from the capital Manila.

[00:20.61]Officials say that

[00:21.83]30 cities were hit by the landslide through the night

[00:23.61]where residents taken to the rooftops of their houses for refuge.

[00:27.83]The northern Philippines have been pounded

[00:30.27]by heavy rain following the second typhoon

[00:32.52]in just over a week to hit the nation.

[00:34.35]Typhoon Parma has lingered in the north of the country

[00:37.60]turning into a tropical depression.

[00:39.74]It follows Typhoon Ketsana

[00:41.72]which killed more than 300 people

[00:43.55]when it's hit on September 26.

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