Substantial food and medical aid has finally began reaching the desperate survivors of the Philippines super typhoon.
One of the most powerful storms on record has killed at least 10 000 people in the Philippines and left countless others homeless and in desperate need of aid.
At least 10 000 people have been killed by super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, officials said on Sunday.
The death toll following an earthquake in Philippines has risen to 85, police have said.
Miss Philippines has been crowned Miss World 2013 in a glitsy finale in Bali amid hardline Muslim protests that labelled the event a "whore contest".
Philippine rescuers battled stormy weather in the search for 170 people missing after a ferry collided with a cargo ship and sank almost instantly.
Hungry survivors of a deadly Philippine typhoon have looted shops and warehousesin a bid to stay alive amid stalled aid deliveries.
The death toll from a typhoon that ravaged the Philippines has jumped to 238, with hundreds missing as rescuers battled to reach cut-off areas.