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Manila emergency units on full alert amid quake concerns

Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada on Monday placed Manila’s emergency units in renewed full alert amidst the local disaster chief’s warning that the feared “Big One” - a 7.2 magnitude tremor – may strike metropolis anytime soon.

Manila rescue teams on full alert for storm emergency

Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada has placed the city’s first responders in indefinite full alert as heavy rains brought by severe tropical storm Gorio continues to pound Metro Manila, which PAGASA forecasted to last until this weekend.