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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    A year after Typhoon Haiyan Benigno Aquino defends slow pace of rebuilding

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 10:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila President approved Super Typhoon Haiyan reconstruction programme only last week; just a few thousand homes have so far been put up Aquino defends slow pace of rebuilding Philippine President Benigno Aquino yesterday defended the pace of rebuilding in communities ravaged a year ago by Super Typhoon Haiyan, insisting that reconstruction takes time. Haiyan ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    With prayers and tears, Philippines remembers the devastation of Haiyan

    Posted Nov 09th 2014, 06:59am by AFP

    ... recall Haiyan Survivors of the strongest typhoon ever to hit land wept at mass graves yesterday during ceremonies to mark one year since the storm devastated the central Philippines and condemned millions to deeper poverty. Super Typhoon Haiyan claimed more than 7,350 lives as it swept in off the Pacific Ocean, with its record winds and once-in-a-generation storm surges flattening entire ...

  3. Infographics - WEATHER

    Storm watch: Weather patterns in the western Pacific over the past five years

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 04:25am

    ... Is it a depression, a storm or a typhoon? It all depends on the strength of the wind. Here we analyse these weather patterns in the western Pacific over the past five years, including Super Typhoon Haiyan, which has just devastated the Philippines. ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine coconut oil exports fall 35pc after super typhoon Haiyan

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 04:28pm

    ... driving up global prices, after the destruction of millions of trees by Super Typhoon Haiyan. In normal times, the Philippines accounts for more than 40 per cent of world exports in the oil, which is used in daily items such as detergents, bath soap and margarine. Haiyan, which killed or left missing about 8,000 people in November last year, also destroyed or severely damaged about 10 per ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines says 'thank you' to the world for Typhoon Haiyan aid

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tacloban, Philippines Billboards in major cities spell out message of gratitude for relief efforts in Haiyan aftermath Typhoon-ravaged country says thanks to world The Philippines said "thank you" on billboards around the world yesterday in gratitude for the massive outpouring of international help after Typhoon Haiyan killed about 8,000 people three ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Opong villagers believe their faith is what saved them from Typhoon Haiyan

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 10:17pm by AFP

    ... Elsie Indi, a mother-of-four, who is one of the regular members of the procession. Ten days after Super Typhoon Haiyan hit, AFP photographer Philippe Lopez took a dramatic photo of Indi ... Agence France-Presse in Opong Village where no one lost their life in killer typhoon vows to always holdprocession to say thanks In god they trust for their survival Returning ...

  7. News - Asia

    In pictures: Typhoon Haiyan leaves trail of devastation

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 09:46am

    ... under tonnes of debris and leaving corpses hanging from trees. Super Typhoon Haiyan, the strongest typhoon in the world this year and possibly the most powerful ever to hit land battered the central Philippines on Friday, forcing millions of people to flee to safer ground, cutting power lines and blowing apart houses. Haiyan, a category-5 super typhoon, bore down on the northern tip ...

  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Typhoon Haiyan smashes through central Philippines

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 02:45am by VARIOUS

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Filipinos in central regions coming to terms with one of the strongest storms ever to hit the nation Typhoon Haiyan sounded 'like a screaming ... a major city on Samar, in the path of Typhoon Haiyan. The Philippines is coming to terms with one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the disaster-prone archipelago, with the authorities ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Aid group fears children sex-trafficked in Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 05:23am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Aid group fears children sex-trafficked after Haiyan A UK-based children's charity has asked the Philippines to investigate the suspected trafficking of children to work as sex workers in a region devastated by Super Typhoon Haiyan, an aid official said yesterday. Plan International said it was concerned about five high school girls recruited ...




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