Typhoon survivors now face starvation and water shortage
Across the Philippines, the scale of the destruction wrought by Typhoon Haiyan is becoming clear. But President Aquino has suggested the death toll could by a quarter of the 10,000 initially reported.
Myleene Klass launches DEC Typhoon Haiyan appeal
Singer Myleene Klass launches the Disasters Emergency Committee appeal to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
Bearing the brunt of disaster: is climate change to blame?
The Philippines has a huge wealth divide, and the poorest have been worst hit by Typhoon Haiyan. Will climate change make matters worse?
International Red Cross/Crescent £50m appeal
The aid agency says it needs £50m to support its initial response to the crisis in the Philippines – but the amount will have to be revised in the coming days and weeks.
Philippines typhoon damage seen from the air
Aerial images of the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
Philippines governor asks world for aid
Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson talks to Victor Tanco, governor of Capiz province, who says half a million people are “devastated” by the typhoon and 90 per cent of the population lacks shelter.
Typhoon-hit Philippines declares national calamity
President Benigno Aquino declares a state of national calamity, as rescue workers in the Philippines struggle to reach remote towns and villages to provide aid to more than 600,000 people.
Thousands feared dead in Philippines typhoon aftermath
At least 10,000 people have been killed in the central Philippines, with estimates expected to leap once remote regions are reached, following one of the most powerful storms ever recorded.
What is a super typhoon? The key questions
It could be the most powerful storm ever to make landfall. But what causes super typhoons like Haiyan to form – and what will it do next?
Typhoon Haiyan – the view from the ground
Youtube, Instagram and Twitter give a personal insight into how Typhoon Haiyan, known locally as Yolanda, has affected people in the Philippines.