TACLOBAN CITY -- Leyte’s provincial government on Thursday afternoon paid tribute to the thousands of people, who perished during the onslaught of Super Typhoon Yolanda, in a simple ceremony held at the capitol grounds here.“What we want is to remember and honor those who died and...

Duterte among ‘first responders’ to Yolanda victims – Romualdez

TACLOBAN City, Leyte -- President Rodrigo Duterte, then mayor of Davao City, was among the first responders to the plight of locals here when super typhoon Yolanda wrought havoc on the countrys central islands five years ago.

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Tacloban: Philippine survivors of Super Typhoon Haiyan recalled their terror and loss while gathered at a mass grave for thousands killed five years ago in the country’s worst storm on record.

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The heads of six Catholic continental bishops’ conferences have signed a joint statement on climate change

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On the 5th anniversary of typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines a Christian maritime charity, the Sailors Society, says traumatised children need long term strategies to rebuild their lives.

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Adversity brings out the worst and the best of men.

When environmental chemist Wilfren Clutario wanted to understand the level of pollution caused by the world’s most severe typhoon, which claimed over 6000 lives and devastated two-thirds of Tacloban in 2013, he had a problem: there was no baseline data available.