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Death toll from Philippine landslides, floods up to 22

Twenty-two people have been killed and nearly 200,000 others evacuated as floods and landslides hit a southern Philippine region still recovering from a deadly 2012 typhoon, the government said on Tuesday.

Philippines storm spurs passion for poor at climate talks

Negotiations under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) rarely show on the public`s radar, except perhaps in the scenes of bickering over who`s to blame for global warming and who will foot the bill for it.

35 Filipino fishermen rescued, 261 still missing

Philippines authorities have rescued 35 fishermen and are searching for 261 others still missing.

Hundreds of fishermen missing in Philippine storm

After slamming into the southern Philippines, the typhoon moved out to sea but then veered back toward the country`s northwest yesterday, prompting worries of more devastation.

Philippine Prez declares state of national calamity

Philippine President Benigno S Aquino III has declared a state of national calamity following the devastation brought by Typhoon Bopha (local name Pablo) in Southern Philippines.

Philippines: Typhoon Bopha death toll crosses 475

The death toll from Typhoon Pablo that swept through the southern Philippines Tuesday has crossed 475.

Typhoon Bopha devastates Philippines, 283 dead

Typhoon Bopha unleashed heavy destruction in Philippines as the death toll shot up from 43 to more than 283.

Powerful typhoon kills at least 74 in Philippines

Over 74 people have so far succumbed to a massive typhoon Bopha that hit its southern part of the country, as per local media.

Typhoon Bopha hits Philippines; 41,000 people evacuated

Around 41,000 residents were evacuated from their homes on Tuesday after Typhoon Bopha reportedly hit the southern provinces.