Airlift extends lifeline to remote survivors in Yolanda-hit Central PHL

HOMONHON, Nov 18 (Mabuhay) – Helicopters dropped emergency supplies to desperate villagers as a growing global relief effort following super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) pushed beyond devastated towns and cities Monday towards remote island and mountain communities. On the tiny...

Yolanda ‘very much like a tsunami’ – UN

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Satellite images processed by a specialized United Nations program reveal that super typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) looked “very much like a tsunami” that eradicated entire towns in the Philippines, an analyst from the United Nations Institute for Training and...