Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 14:39
The United States will provide an additional $25 million in humanitarian aid to the Philippines for typhoon relief, raising to $86 million its assistance to its major ally, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 09:25
The areas worst hit by Typhoon Haiyan grow a third of the Philippines` rice, the UN food agency said, calling for "urgent assistance" to farmers who need to sow new seeds.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 09:16
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council put the death toll at 1,833.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 12:18
The UN humanitarian relief office Monday released $25 million in response to the devastation caused by a super typhoon which ripped through the Philippines over the weekend.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 21:25
Nine persons have been killed in incidents triggered by Typhoon Haiyan, after the deadly storm claimed over 10,000 lives in the Philippines.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 16:09
China has issued an orange alert, the second-highest warning in its weather system, to prevent damage as Typhoon Haiyan hit the Chinese coast after killing over 10,000 people in the Philippines.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 14:31
The fierce storm that ravaged Philippines on Friday inflicted massive destruction and wreaked havoc in the country with many likening it to tsunami as most of the deaths were caused by the towering sea waves.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 20:03
More than 200,000 people crammed into Vietnam storm shelters and soldiers helped reinforce vulnerable homes as a super typhoon bore down on the country Saturday after leaving a deadly trail of devastation in the Philippines.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 11:59
Vietnam has started evacuating over 100,000 people from path of Super Typhoon Haiyan, state media said, after the storm tore across the Philippines leaving scores dead and devastating communities.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 08:53
At least 100 people may have died in the Philippines from the impact of super typhoon Haiyan, a senior government official said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 08:54
Super Typhoon Haiyan — Category 5 storms like Yolanda cause severe damage as they can blow apart shelters and suck walls out and blow roofs off buildings due to the huge pressure they create.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 21, 2013, 11:16
The year`s most powerful typhoon slammed into the Philippines` northernmost islands on Saturday, cutting communication and power lines, triggering landslides and inundating rice fields, officials said.
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