Fire leaves behind death and destruction

Houses destroyed by a massive fire in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, in the Philippines yesterday. Three people are reported to have died and more than 6,000 displaced by the blaze, which lasted for seven hours.
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Houses destroyed by a massive fire in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, in the Philippines yesterday. Three people are reported to have died and more than 6,000 displaced by the blaze, which lasted for seven hours.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 15, 2016, with the headline 'Fire leaves behind death and destruction'. Print Edition | Subscribe