MANILA - Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda in Tacloban City remain hopeful that relief goods will continue to pour into the city as jobs and livelihoods remain scarce.
11/21/2013 8:03 AM
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) of the United Nations will provide funds for the repair of weather equipment damaged by Super Typhoon Yolanda, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said yesterday.
By Helen Flores, The Philippine Star 11/21/2013 2:30 AM
MANILA - The Palace reiterated that there is no politics in how government has responded to the effects of super typhoon Yolanda, saying that national government has extended help to all affected areas regardless of political affiliation of local leaders.
11/20/2013 7:50 PM
TANAUAN, LEYTE - A fishing community in Tanauan, a small coastal town 20 kilometers south of Tacloban city in the Philippines have been going out to sea in boats made out of refrigerators after their vessels were destroyed by a killer typhoon.
Reuters 11/20/2013 7:33 PM
CEBU - Logistics remains an enormous challenge in Cebu air base, where tons of aid materials are arriving daily, to be transported to typhoon-affected provinces in central Philippines.
Reuters 11/20/2013 7:09 PM
MANILA - The international Red Cross released a manual on how to deal with dead bodies on Wednesday, knocking down the notion that corpses are a huge health hazard as the Philippines death toll from Typhoon Haiyan climbed to more than 4,000.
Reuters 11/20/2013 5:19 PM
By Rosemarie Francisco and Karen Lema, Reuters 11/20/2013 3:32 PM
MANILA - A disaster risk reduction expert believes many things could have been done in the wake of the megadisaster that was super typhoon "Yolanda."
Yolanda as benchmark for disaster preparedness
ABS-CBNnews.com 11/20/2013 3:18 PM