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Philippines launches Haiyan rebuilding plan

The Philippines has launched an $8.17bn plan to rebuild the lives of millions made homeless by Super Typhoon Haiyan and strengthen the nation's defences against future natural disasters.<p>The Filipino government called on the international community and its private sector to take part in the …

UN chief calls for more aid to Philippines

The United Nations Secretary-General has warned of a "forgotten crisis" in the Philippines and urged the international community to increase its aid to the typhoon-stricken country.<p>Ban Ki-moon made the plea in Manila after a meeting with key ambassadors on Sunday.<p>He told reporters after a three-day …

The Week in Review: Typhoon Haiyan Takes Its Toll

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p>Nearly a week after Typhoon Haiyan swept through the Philippines, the local government is still struggling to …

'World is behind you,' UN chief tells PH typhoon survivors

TACLOBAN - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Philippine typhoon survivors Saturday to "never despair", vowing to rally global backing as they …

Yolanda death toll rises anew

AP FILE PHOTO<p>MANILA, Philippines—The death toll from supertyphoon Yolanda has escalated to 6,109 after the National Disaster Risk Reduction and …

Philippines: survivors of typhoon Haiyan salvage the spirit of Christmas

When typhoon Haiyan tore through the southern Philippines last month, destroying towns, lives and livelihoods, the early Christmas decorations did not stand a chance.<p>Maria Rose, a Filipino sociologist, had set up early for this year's festivities. Nothing is left.<p>"The typhoon destroyed my tree and …

Typhoon Haiyan death toll tops 6,000 in the Philippines

Nearly five weeks after Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, the government now says more than 6,000 people have been reported dead. Nearly 1,800 more are still missing.<p>The new death toll figure, reported Friday, represents a sharp increase from the approximately 4,000 deaths confirmed by …

British aid to Typhoon Haiyan boosted by government donation one month on

British aid to victims of Typhoon Haiyan is to increase to £60 million having already reached more than 1.6 million people in the month since the disaster struck<p>After a massive response to a public appeal, the Disasters and Emergencies Committee (DEC) said UK public donations have topped £73 …

Filipinos struggle to recover from Haiyan

It has been a month since the central Philippines was battered by Typhoon Haiyan - leaving more than 5,700 dead, more than 1,700 missing and four million people displaced from their homes.<p>In the weeks since the disaster hit, millions of dollars have been raised globally to help those in the …

Typhoon Haiyan: 10 deadliest typhoons in Philippines

Super Tyhpoon Haiyan is one of the strongest typhoons ever recorded, although the number of casualties is comparatively minor. Here is a look at the 10 deadliest typhoons in the Philippines<p><b>Super Typhoon Haiyan smashes in to Philippines</b><p>Super Typhoon Haiyan smashed into the Philippines on Friday, the …

Telegraph Pictures on Twitter: "In pictures: Super #TyphoonHaiyan brings devastation to the Philippines http://t.co/aG16MxhPxM http://t.co/Frw6FFeUkv"

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What is a hurricane?

Hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones are powerful tropical storms that cause billions of pounds of damage every year and kill hundreds. Here we look at what they are<p>The remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo are due to hit Britain this week, while Tropical Cyclone Ana narrowly missed Hawaii last weekend. In …

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Typhoon Haiyan: is it the biggest storm ever?

<b>What is the difference between a hurricane and a typhoon?</b><p>The name: in the Atlantic and the eastern Pacific Ocean, they are hurricanes. In the north-western Pacific Ocean they are known as typhoons.<p><b>How big is Haiyan (known locally as Yolanda)</b><p>Bigger than hurricane Camille, which hit the US in 1969, …

Typhoon Haiyan / Yolanda Crisis and Relief Map

Crowdsourced map of evacuation centers, crisis areas, and relief drop zone areas in relation to Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda. / More information available …

Check out the massive waves during the rescue operation in Guindulman #Bohol #YolandaPH

Here's A Jaw-Dropping Satellite Image Of Typhoon Haiyan As It Approached The Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan — which is being called one of the worst storms of all time — is bearing down now on the Philippines.<p>The satellite imagery is jaw-dropping.<p>This shot from European meteorological group EUMETSAT really captures just how massive this storm really is.

The Telegraph on Twitter: "Super Typhoon Haiyan brings devastation to the Philippines http://t.co/cSZbt5tsWC (Charism Sayat/AFP/Getty Images) http://t.co/ZLCdgXXOqs"

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RT @barrabest: Too early to say how many people may have died because of typhoon #haiyan in the Philippines. http://t.co/S0qkHdKhzs

World Food Programme on Twitter: "Based on latest projections, we estimate some 2.5 million people will require emergency food assistance in the aftermath of Typhoon #Haiyan."

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Manila Bulletin News on Twitter: "Super typhoon Yolanda to leave the country tomorrow morning"

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Typhoon Haiyan rolls into Philippines – in pictures

Storm billed as biggest ever to make landfall sends 195mph winds and five-metre waves slamming into islands. Haiyan is believed to be stronger than the world's previous strongest tropical cyclone, hurricane Camille, which was recorded in the US at 190mph in 1969

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Telegraph News on Twitter: "Super Typhoon Haiyan as it approaches the Philippines http://t.co/NdosmtPFYK (Photo: AFP/Getty Images) http://t.co/c106mXrfVD"

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Telegraph Pictures on Twitter: "The latest photos of Super #TyphoonHaiyan brings devastation to the #Philippines http://t.co/aG16MxhPxM http://t.co/E3dDpfLCQm"

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