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Philippines reels from Typhoon Haiyan havoc
President pledges aid to survivors as more than 10,000 people are feared dead in devastated eastern province.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 12:18 GMT
Thousands feared killed in Philippine typhoon
Officials say death toll in Leyte province expected to be more than 10,000, after Typhoon Haiyan swept away large areas.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 10:30 GMT
Mass casualties feared after Philippine storm
Death toll and damage estimates expected to rise sharply as rescue workers reach areas cut off by Typhoon Haiyan.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 09:57 GMT
Scores dead after typhoon hits Philippines
Officials warn of "innumerable casualties" as one of the world's strongest storms on record hits southeast Asia.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 04:06 GMT
Flood-hit Philippines braces for more rain
Authorities forecast more heavy rain, as they struggle to help people in flood-devastated areas.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 06:54 GMT
Fears of disease as Philippines floods recede
Sanitation a major concern as government rushes doctors and emergency food aid to affected areas.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 12:05 GMT
Number of missing soars in Philippines floods
Government says 1,079 people are unaccounted for, as true extent of devastation from powerful storm becomes known.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2011 08:41 GMT
UN: Philippines floods damage 'like tsunami'
Aid agencies appeal for funds to help storm victims, amid fears of disease outbreaks in overcrowded evacuation centres.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2011 09:35 GMT
Philippines declares 'state of calamity'
President visits affected areas and authorities ready communal tombs as death toll from floods nears 1,000 people.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 12:08 GMT
Death toll rises in Philippines flooding
Officials now say almost 1,000 people killed by Typhoon Washi after it hit villages in the southern part of the country.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 02:35 GMT
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