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We have started to collect the most important news related to Philippines in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Philippines: news

VIDEO: Struggle to identify Tacloban dead

Wednesday, November 20th 2013, 7:44
related places: Tacloban

Forensic experts in the Philippines say many of those killed may never be identified.
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In pictures: A week in Tacloban

Wednesday, November 20th 2013, 2:01
related places: Tacloban

A week in the Philippines typhoon-hit city of Tacloban
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Marcos aide guilty of Monet sale

Tuesday, November 19th 2013, 6:31
related places: Marcos, Monet

Imelda Marcos' ex-aide is convicted of selling a Monet that disappeared after Marcos' husband Ferdinand was ousted as Philippine president.
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VIDEO: UK medics saving lives in Philippines

Monday, November 18th 2013, 19:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Medics from around the world, including Britain, are treating survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in make-shift operating theatres.
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Day to play on after typhoon losses

Monday, November 18th 2013, 15:51

Jason Day is to compete in Melbourne this week after losing eight relatives in Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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VIDEO: Storm surge destroys house in seconds

Monday, November 18th 2013, 10:12

Newly released footage filmed by an aid worker as typhoon Haiyan ripped through the Philippines shows the tsunami-like power of its storm surge.
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Aquino criticises typhoon response

Sunday, November 17th 2013, 23:03

Philippines President Aquino criticises some officials in disaster areas for not being prepared for Typhoon Haiyan, despite facing censure himself.
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Masses held in storm-hit Philippines

Sunday, November 17th 2013, 6:10

Thousands of survivors of a deadly storm attend church services in the Philippines, as international aid efforts begin to have a major impact.
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Britons 'unaccounted for' in typhoon

Saturday, November 16th 2013, 19:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

"A number" of British nationals remain unaccounted for after the devastating typhoon in the Philippines, the UK foreign secretary says.
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Philippines aid effort gathers pace

Saturday, November 16th 2013, 16:53

The Philippines relief effort begins to have a major impact eight days after Typhoon Haiyan hit, with aid now reaching tens of thousands of victims.
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UK commits extra £30m in typhoon aid

Saturday, November 16th 2013, 16:16
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The British government will give an extra £30m in emergency aid - a total of £50m - following the devastating Philippines typhoon, David Cameron announces.
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VIDEO: Purifiers help Philippines survivors

Saturday, November 16th 2013, 15:36

Water purification equipment arrives in parts of the Philippines badly affected by Typhoon Haiyan.
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Typhoon toll up as aid trickles in

Friday, November 15th 2013, 15:42

The death toll from Typhoon Haiyan now stands at 3,631, Philippine officials say, as aid begins to reach survivors in areas cut off by the storm.
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Typhoon survivors' outlook 'bleak'

Friday, November 15th 2013, 8:23

Aid workers say the situation facing survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines is bleak, as a minister puts the death toll at 3,621.
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US ship boosts Philippines relief

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 20:13
related countries: United States United States

The operation to help millions affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines moves up a gear after the arrival of the carrier USS George Washington.
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Typhoon Haiyan: Your questions to Tim Willcox

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 18:04

The BBC's Tim Willcox will host a live Philippines Twitter Q&A
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British ship to aid typhoon victims

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 17:41
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain is sending carrier HMS Illustrious to help victims of Philippines typhoon and Prime Minister David Cameron says government aid has now topped £20m.
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VIDEO: Aid to Philippines 'unprecedented'

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 4:49
related countries: United States United States

The American aid effort for typhoon survivors in the Philippines is being stepped up to an unprecedented level for a humanitarian crisis.
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Typhoon to cut Philippines growth

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 1:42

Philippine Finance Minister Cesar Purisma tells the BBC that Typhoon Haiyan could cut economic growth by one percentage point next year.
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Philippines defends storm response

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 18:42

The Philippine government says it is facing its biggest logistical challenge after Typhoon Haiyan, which has affected as many as 11 million people.
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Storm survivors 'desperate for aid'

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 11:42

People are growing increasingly desperate for food, water and medical supplies in typhoon-hit parts of the Philippines, officials say.
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UK aid flight lands in Philippines

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 8:24
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The first plane carrying humanitarian aid from the UK to the Philippines lands at Cebu airport.
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Typhoon deaths 'fewer than feared'

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 5:41

Philippine President Benigno Aquino revises down the estimated death toll from Typhoon Haiyan, saying about 2,500 may have died.
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TV appeal after Philippines typhoon

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 23:02
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A television appeal is made by a group of leading UK aid charities after the devastating Philippines typhoon.
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UN launches Philippines aid appeal

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 17:38

The UN launches a $301m (£190m) appeal to help the Philippines recover from Typhoon Haiyan but four days on, many survivors are still without aid.
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Race to save typhoon survivors

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 9:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

US and British warships head to the Philippines amid large-scale devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, as survivors wait for aid.
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VIDEO: Philippines: UN calls for urgent aid

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 4:14

The United Nations has called for a "massive response" to the humanitarian disaster unfolding in the Philippines.
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Philippines in 'national calamity'

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 1:48

Philippine President Benigno Aquino declares a state of national calamity following Friday's typhoon, which has killed thousands of people.
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UK sends ship to help Philippines

Monday, November 11th 2013, 21:47
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK will send a Royal Navy warship to help deal with the storm disaster in the Philippines, Prime Minister David Cameron has announced.
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Storm makes landfall in Vietnam

Monday, November 11th 2013, 14:10
related countries: China China, Vietnam Vietnam

Severe Tropical Storm Haiyan makes landfall in northern Vietnam, close to China's border, reportedly killing at least 13 people and injuring 81.
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