Typhoon Rai Aftermath: 9 Dead, Hundreds Ill After Contracting Diarrhea

Typhoon Rai Aftermath: 9 Dead, Hundreds Ill After Contracting Diarrhea

Nine people have died and hundreds have fallen ill with diarrhoea in areas of the Philippines wrecked by a typhoon last month, with aid officials warning of a health crisis as millions struggle to secure clean water and food. Three weeks after Typhoon Rai struck southern and central islands, destroying thousands of homes and killing […]

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Philippine Death Toll from Its Strongest Typhoon of Year Tops 400

Philippine Death Toll from Its Strongest Typhoon of Year Tops 400

The Philippine death toll from Typhoon Rai has crossed the 400 mark, the disaster agency said on Friday, as officials in some hard-hit provinces appealed for more supplies of food, water and shelter materials about two weeks after the storm struck. Rai was the 15th and deadliest typhoon to hit the Southeast Asian nation this […]

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