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Écija

(ā`thēhä), city (1990 pop. 36,673), Seville prov., S Spain, in Andalusia, on a hill overlooking the Genil River. It is the hottest place in Europe, called La Sartén (frying pan). It is an agricultural center for an area that produces olives, cereal, and cotton. Of pre-Roman origin, Écija was recovered from the Moors by Ferdinand III in 1240. Its notable churches include the Moorish style Santa Cruz.
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Barangays in Nueva Ecija and Isabela already under water.
Several of the affected provinces, led by Nueva Ecija, were inundated by flash floods that swelled rivers and cascaded down mountains, trapping villagers in their homes, said Nigel Lontoc of the Office of Civil Defence.
Army troops and police rescued residents trapped in flooded villages in Aurora - where the typhoon blew ashore - and Nueva Ecija.
the typhoon was centered in the vicinity of Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija and moving west-northwest at a speed of 5 km per hour, packing maximum sustained winds of 150 km per hour, with winds reaching 185 km per hour.
Army troops and police were deployed to rescue residents trapped in flooded villages in the hard-hit provinces of Aurora, where the typhoon made landfall early Sunday, and Nueva Ecija, a nearby rice-growing province where floodwaters swamped rice farmlands at harvest time.
8 earthquake that struck Central Luzon caused the collapse of a school building in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija province that killed 154 people.
The company also brought live coverage of the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight to 7 other communities in Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Batangas, Quezon, Albay, Aklan, and Northern Samar.
It's literally another end of the world for me," says the man from Nueva Ecija in Luzon who claims Libya is the farthest he has ever gone in the west.
The orange rainfall warning continues to be placed over Metro Manila, while the weather bureau placed the provinces of Bataan, Zambales, Tarlac and Nueva Ecija under red rainfall warning, meaning these areas are at the risk of severe flooding.
The stations are located at the provinces of Bulacan, Pampanga, Nueva Ecija, La Union, Pangasinan, Laguna and Quezon.
1) College of Veterinary Science and Medicine, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz 3120, Nueva Ecija, Philippines (2) College of Arts and Sciences, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz 3120, Nueva Ecija, Philippines (3) Philippine Carabao Center National Headquarters and Gene Pool, Science City of Munoz 3120, Nueva Ecija, Philippines (4) Affiliate Faculty, Department of Animal Science, Institute of Graduate Studies, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz 3120, Nueva Eciia, Philippines
Maribel Alpas's severed head was discovered hidden in a bucket in a canal by a farmer in the Philippines province of Nueva Ecija.