Typhoon Haiyan batters Philippines as 12 million people remain in path of destruction.
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Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda batters Philippines with sustained winds of up to 235km/h and threatens to turn into world's most powerful tropical cyclone.
Thousands of people evacuate villages in central Philippines ahead of one strongest typhoons of 2013.
Typhoon Haiyan, locally known as Yolanda, to hit southeast Asian island nation imminently.
As super storm Yolanda nears landfall, here are some essential tips to keep in mind.
Miss Universe 2013 Evening Gown Round: Miss Philippines Puts Another Disappointing Show in Yellow Gown? [PHOTOS]
Ariella Arida, Miss Universe Philippines 2013, opted for a yellow, off-shoulder gown for the preliminary evening gown round.
It has been quite a smooth ride for Arida in the competition.
The Miss Universe 2013 contestants presented themselves in curvaceous gowns during the Preliminary Competition.
Eye of Yolanda, which is turning into super storm, over Pacific Ocean.
Miss Universe 2013 Top 10 Hottest Swimwear Beauties: Miss Philippines Ariella Arida Wows Bikini Round [PHOTOS]
Ariella Arida raises hopes Philippines can do the double following crowning of Megan Young as Miss World.
Images of Anonymous 'Million Mask March' protests taking place around the world including Australia, Washington, London, Indonesia, Japan and Italy.
The 2013 Miss Universe contestants took part in preliminary completion featuring swimwear and evening gown rounds on 5 November.
Miss Philippines Ariella Arida's popularity is declining.
Miss Universe 2013 National Costume Round: Miss Philippines Ariella Arida Receives Backlash for Terno Dress
Miss Philippines Ariella Arida wore a traditional terno dress.
The 2013 Miss Universe contestants catwalked wearing their national costumes on 3 November at Vegas Mall in Moscow, Russia.
Miss Universe Great Britain, Amy Willerton, turns out in winter white gown.
Ariella Arida is one of the hot favourites to win Miss Universe 2013 title.
Miss Universe 2013 National Gift Auction: Miss Philippines Ariella Arida Showed off Pearl of the Orient Sea
Ariella Arida revealed her national gift for the auction event on Instagram.
Thousands of women attempt to break breast feeding record as challenge to social taboo.
Buildings and churches ruined in major tourist spot Bohol Island and Cebu.
Miss World 2013 Top Model contestants are from the countries – England, United States, Italy, France, Brazil, South Sudan, Cyprus, Cameroon, Philippines and Ukraine.
A flash-flood swamped a school building killing dozens of evacuees.
Agreement likely to end 40-year conflict that has claimed 120,000 lives.
With nearly 300,000 people homeless, government and relief organisations call for more volunteers to distribute food, water and medicine.
Landslide in Quezon City kills nine members of family, including three-week-old baby, as rains continue.
Flooding comes in the wake of the havoc caused by Typhoon Saola.
Institution says it cannot deviate from its Catholic rules, but Muslims see the ban as violation of state policy.
After causing widespread havoc in Taiwan and the Philippines, the typhoon is headed for China.
The ship is expected to reach Sandakan, Malaysia, in two days after which the voyage will be called off.