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Pope Francis starts 5-day visit to Philippines

His Holinesss Pope Francis arrives at the Villamor Air Base in the Philippines moments ago to start his five-day visit to the country which will bring him to the typhoon-devastated city of Tacloban in Central Philippines to meet with typhoon survivors.

Op-Ed: Pnoy's Typhoon Haiyan's death toll counting system stinks

More than three weeks after Super Typhoon Haiyan battered central Philippines, President Benigno Aquino (Pnoy to Filipinos) has not changed his self-imposed system of counting the number of dead bodies in Tacloban City and other affected areas.

Fil-Am store owner in Dunbury CT collects aid for typhoon victims

Danbury - A civic-minded Filipino-American based in Danbury, Connecticut has rallied the Filipino community in the city to show their concern for the helpless victims of Typhoon Haiyan, a deadly typhoon that killed more than 5,000 people in central Philippines.

Haiyan aftermath: Preparedness key to disaster risk reduction

Cebu - Community preparedness proves to be the key to prevent loss of life and property in times of natural calamities such as typhoons, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis and other natural occurrences of extreme force and proportion.

Op-Ed: Moving piece written about Typhoon Haiyan goes viral

On November 13, a moving Facebook note about Typhoon Haiyan and the current situation in the Philippines was posted. It is currently going viral and is entitled, 'I Need To Tell You.'

Filipinos praise international media for Typhoon Haiyan report

Many Filipinos are praising international media for its comprehensive coverage of the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl) and for bringing the flight of typhoon victims to the global community.

Australia tops donor countries for Super Typhoon Haiyan victims

Australia tops the list of donor countries for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan, a deadly super typhoon that hit central Philippines last weekend, killing more than 3,000 people and destroying homes and vital infrastructure along its path.

Project Noah says storm surge warning out 2 days before landfall

A Philippine weather monitoring agency says a storm surge warning has been issued two days before typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl.) made landfall in Guiuan town in central Philippines last weekend.

Enrique Iglesias asks fans to donate to victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Madrid - Half-Filipino Spanish superstar, Enrique Iglesias is urging his fans to donate to help the victims of the devastating typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, adding a link on his official website to the American Red Cross page.

Typhoon Haiyan's first landfall destroys entire fishing town

Guiuan - The first in a series of landfalls of super typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl) took its toll on the fishing town of Guiuan, Eastern Samar in central Philippines, turning the historic town into a pile of rubble with very few structures left standing.

CNN's coverage of Haiyan's aftermath triggers massive foreign aid

Tacloban - The comprehensive and continuing news coverage by CNN International of the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl) has triggered immediate delivery of relief goods to the victims of the deadly typhoon from local and international donors.

Philippines President Aquino declares national state of calamity

Philippine President Benigno Aquino has placed the nation under a state of calamity after super typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl) flattened a wide area in central Philippines, killing over 1,000 people and destroying many homes and vital infrastructure.

Typhoon Haiyan's death toll in Philippines could exceed 10,000

Tacloban - The death toll from Typhoon Haiyan which struck the Philippines, Nov. 7, is likely to escalate to five figures as officials in the Philippine island of Leyte, hardest hit by the monster storm, began assessing the damage.

Typhoon Haiyan death toll in Philippines likely to exceed 1,000

The death toll in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in Phl.) that battered central Philippines on Friday could reach over 1,000, an official of the Philippine National Red Cross said.

Over 1,000 may be dead as result of Philippine typhoon

Tacloban - The Philippines Red Cross estimates that more than 1,000 people have been killed in the coastal city of Tacloban, the capital of Leyte province, where the storm made landfall.

Super Typhoon Haiyan exits, leaves trail of devastation in Phl

Super Typhoon Haiyan, known in the Philippines as Typhoon "Yolanda," has weakened while traversing the West Philippine Sea heading towards Vietnam and still packing maximum sustained winds of 175 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 210 kph.

Typhoon Haiyan brings death and destruction in Philippines

Cebu - Super Typhoon Haiyan battered its way through the central islands of Philippines, affecting 25 million people on its path and reportedly causing widespread damage.

Super typhoon 'Yolanda' hits land, batters central Philippines

Typhoon 'Yolanda' (International name Haiyan), has made landfall in the Visayan region in central Philippines early Friday morning as authorities raised typhoon signal No. 4 in many parts of the country.

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Danbury businessman Herbert Cledera with Jun Reyes preparing relief goods for shipment to victims of...
Danbury businessman Herbert Cledera with Jun Reyes preparing relief goods for shipment to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines
Jun Reyes
Businessman Herbert Cledera with Jun Reyes preparing relief goods for shipment to Philippine typhoon...
Businessman Herbert Cledera with Jun Reyes preparing relief goods for shipment to Philippine typhoon victims
Jun Reyes
Typhoon Haiyan approaching the Philippines  Nov. 7  2013 Image captured by geostationary satellite
Typhoon Haiyan approaching the Philippines, Nov. 7, 2013 Image captured by geostationary satellite
Herbert Cledera and Jun Reyes packing relief goods for typhoon victims
Herbert Cledera and Jun Reyes packing relief goods for typhoon victims
Jun Reyes

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