Typhoon Haiyan: Philippine President declares state of national calamity

Dazed survivors begged for help and scavenged for food, water and medicine on Monday after a super typhoon killed an estimated 10,000 in the central Philippines.

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.

Philippine President meets Muslim rebel chief

The meeting between Benigno Aquino III and Al Haj Murad Ibrahim of MILF took place in Tokyo.

Thousands mourn ex-Philippine president Aquino

Thousands of mourners paid their final respects to former Philippine president Corazon Aquino on Sunday, lining up to file past her coffin in silent tribute to the "People Power" democracy leader.