Jason Gutierrez More than 200,000 flood-battered residents of the Philippine capital fled their homes on Tuesday as relentless monsoon rains, which have killed eight people, submerged more than half of Manila.
Martin Fackler TOKYO: In a sign of how China's rise has helped turn wartime foes into allies, Japan and the Philippines have agreed to co-operate more closely on maritime security.
MANILA: Relentless rains have submerged half of the Philippine capital and triggered a landslide that killed eight people.
Police storm a bus where a former policeman was holding a group of Hong Kong tourists, killing him but unable to save all of the hostages.
Philippine policemen taking part in relief operations after Super Typhoon Haiyan have been banned from posting 'selfies' taken in the disaster zone, a police official says.
Lindsay Murdoch Within hours of opening a tent hospital amid the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan, Australian doctors had saved the lives of three people, one of them a five-year-old girl with a fractured skull.
Philippines Cain Nunns Cebu The economic cost of typhoon Haiyan to the Philippines is slowly emerging as government inspection teams reach outlying areas, revealing the extent of damage to the rice crop - and with it, commodity...
Brian K. Sullivan Three people have been killed and seven others hurt as one of the most intense typhoons on record whipped the Philippines, terrifying millions as monster winds tore roofs off buildings and giant...
Dan Harrison An Australian man removed from the priesthood for secretly marrying has been killed by typhoon Haiyan just weeks after becoming a father.
Overwhelmed rescue workers are struggling to bring aid to famished and destitute survivors of the super typhoon that tore through the Philippines and left a feared 10,000 dead.
Manuel Mogato and Roli Ng Dazed survivors begged for help and scavenged for food, water and medicine on Monday after a super typhoon Haiyan killed an estimated 10,000 in the central Philippines.
Lindsay Murdoch Up to 10,000 people are feared dead from super typhoon Haiyan as survivors tell of huge tsunami-type storm surges whipped up by near record winds that swept away entire Philippine villages.
Professional storm-chaser James Reynolds says super typhoon Haiyan was the most terrifying event he has witnessed.
Lindsay Murdoch The death toll and devastation wrought by super typhoon Haiyan could be far worse than has been revealed so far as efforts to get emergency supplies to the worst hit areas are hampered by armed...
Over 70 people have been killed in a major earthquake which has shaken the Philippines' second biggest city.
Historic churches destroyed as landslides cut off communities on central island.
Declan Hill Global match-fixing has the power to destroy much of the modern sports world.
Floyd Whaley A Philippine province of 1.2 million people was without electricity for more than a day after the local power cooperative was unable to pay its electricity bill to the corporation that runs the...
Rescuers in helicopters and boats are desperately searching for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank in the Philippines, with at least 24 already confirmed killed.
Joel Guinto and Clarissa Batino The Philippines will hold talks with the US on boosting American troop levels there as the Southeast Asian nation seeks to counter southern insurgents and China's push for more influence in the...