• Fri, 14 Sep 2018 19:00
    Philippines raises alert as super typhoon hurtles closer
    The Philippines raised its storm warning on Friday and warned of major destruction, hours before Super Typhoon Mangkhut was due to make landfall with fierce winds and drenching rains.
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  • Thu, 04 Dec 2014 12:27
    Typhoon Hagupit gets stronger as it moves closer to Philippines
    Manila (dpa) - A powerful cyclone has intensified as it heads towards the Philippines, threatening the same areas devastated by super typhoon Haiyan last year, the weather bureau said Thursday.
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  • Fri, 07 Nov 2014 01:00
    Super Typhoon Haiyan 'dance party' called off after uproar
    Organisers of a dance party marking the anniversary of Super Typhoon Haiyan's rampage through the central Philippines said yesterday they had called the event off after a storm of complaints.
  • Wed, 05 Nov 2014 01:00
    A perilous year for Philippine typhoon mothers
    Babies, mothers continue to struggle for survival one year after super typhoon Haiyan
  • Tue, 05 Aug 2014 01:00
    American arrested in RP on prostitution charges
    A US citizen was arrested in the Philippines for allegedly running a prostitution ring that preyed on young women who fled the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan last year, police said yesterday.
  • Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00
    Pope to visit Philippines disaster victims
    MANILA - Pope Francis is to visit the Philippines, Asia's bastion of the Catholic faith, in January 2015 to comfort victims of disasters including Super Typhoon Haiyan, local church leaders said Monday.
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  • Fri, 30 May 2014 00:00
    Super typhoon cools Philippines' economy
    The Philippines' roaring economy cooled in the first quarter of the year as the impacts of super typhoon Haiyan and other natural disasters hit harder than expected, official data showed yesterday.
  • Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00
    Urgent need for jobs as Tacloban recovers
    Six months after super typhoon Haiyan, Tacloban is starting to look like a city once more. Apart from clusters of sad-looking tents along a road from the airport and the rusting hulks of half-a-dozen ships swept ashore, most of the moving images of the ty
  • Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:00
    Walking with faith
    Philippine Catholics make lifelong sacrifice after surviving typhoon Haiyan
  • Thu, 27 Feb 2014 00:00
    Corpses still being found in Philippine typhoon zone
    MANILA - Bodies are still being found under the wreckage almost four months after Super Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the Philippines as survivors struggle to rebuild their lives, officials said Thursday.
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  • Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:00
    A little help for our Filipino friends
    The Rebirth project stages a concert and gala dinner to raise funds for the least-assisted communities battered by super-typhoon Haiyan
  • Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:00
    David Beckham visits Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Philippines
    Manila - Football superstar David Beckham on Thursday visited survivors of a powerful typhoon in the eastern Philippines, where millions still live in tents and makeshift houses three months after the disaster.
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  • Sun, 16 Feb 2014 00:00
    Nation Group raises Bt3m donations for Haiyan victims
    Nation Group has raised Bt3.05 million for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the Philippines in December.
  • Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:00
    Storm threatens Philippine provinces devastated by Typhoon Haiyan
    Manila - A tropical storm was bearing down on the eastern Philippines Friday, two months after a powerful typhoon killed more than 6,200 people in the area, the weather bureau said.
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  • Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:00
    US sending $25M in new typhoon aid to Philippines
    TACLOBAN, Philippines -- The United States is providing nearly $25 million in additional humanitarian aid to help the Philippines deal with the enormous devastation and deaths wrought by Typhoon Haiyan last month, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wed
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