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Pope Francis prays for Indonesia earthquake victims

An estimated 13,000 people have been displaced by the destruction caused by the temblor as rescue workers continue emergency efforts

Philippine typhoon leaves six people dead

The most powerful storm to hit the Philippines this year swept across the main island of Luzon on Sunday and Monday

Church leaders in Pakistan warn of famine, epidemics in wake of...

Six million people have been affected by the disaster in Pakistan and more than 1,500 deaths have been officially recorded

Typhoon Muifa lashes eastern China, forcing 1.6 million from their homes

Muifa is the strongest tropical cyclone to hit Shanghai — home to more than 25 million people — since record-keeping began in 1949

Aid to the Church in Need to send help to flood...

The charity will channel help through leading Church project partners who are grappling with desperate appeals for help from people

UN seeks US$169 million in aid for Philippine typhoon victims

More than 400 people were killed and hundreds of thousands left homeless after Rai hit the archipelago as a super typhoon in December

Super typhoon’s destruction in Philippines ‘badly underestimated,’ says UN

Scientists have long warned that typhoons are strengthening more rapidly as the world becomes warmer because of human-driven climate change

Pope Francis sends aid to victims of Philippine typhoon

Tropical cyclone Rai (local name: Odette) killed more than 400 people and has affected more than seven million others in December

Catholic Church in Malaysia offers relief aid to flood victims

“There was a great outpouring of solidarity among Malaysians of all walks of life,” said Caritas Malaysia

Oxfam appeals for support in rebuilding Philippines’ typhoon-damaged houses

Initial monitoring showed that at least 400,000 houses were damaged — 127,000 of which were completely destroyed

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