Typhoon-hit Philippine farmers to reap harvest: UN

Farmers in the Philippines will soon reap a harvest after using emergency seed supplies to grow crops following a devastating typhoon that struck during planting season, the UN food agency said.

Death toll from Philippines storm climbs to 40

The death toll from the first storm to batter the disaster-prone Philippines this year has climbed to 40, officials said on Sunday, as forecasters warned more heavy rain was on its way.

Hundreds of corpses unburied after Philippine typhoon

Haiyan killed 6,111 people and left 1,779 others missing on November 8, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

Philippine typhoon toll rises to record 5,209

The death toll from super typhoon Haiyan, which slammed across the central Philippines two weeks ago, has risen to more than 5,200, the National Disaster Agency said.

Typhoon Haiyan: India sends relief material to Philippines

The Indian government has dispatched relief material to Philippines, which was severely hit by typhoon `Haiyan` over a week ago, a defence release said.

PM offers help to typhoon-hit Philippines

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh conveyed his condolences to Philippines President Benigno Aquino over the catastrophe caused by typhoon Haiyan and offered India`s help in relief and rehabilitation efforts.

China issues alert for typhoon Haiyan

The China National Marine Environmental Forecasting Centre Friday issued a warning for very high sea waves generated by typhoon Haiyan.