Tag Archives: Haiti Earthquake

Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic Yet To Peak

The cholera outbreak in Haiti that has claimed 3,651 lives has not peaked, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said. The deadly disease that also infected 171,304 people.

Haiti’s homeless on the move again as hurricanes loom

PORT-AU-PRINCE (AFP) – Julie, her face a grimace of anguish, waits with her five children for a ride to their next shelter, to where more than 1,000 homeless Haitians have been ordered to go as hurricane season ramps up. They

Haiti homeless are victims of crime

Video Report: Six months after the earthquake, the homeless are victims of crime.

More than 7000 escaped criminals on the rampage in Haiti streets

HAITI’S police chief says bandits are preying on vulnerable earthquake survivors, even raping women, in makeshift camps set up in the capital after the disaster. “With the blackout that’s befallen the Haitian capital, bandits are taking advantage to harass and

Troops arrive to help Haiti

US Black Hawk helicopters swooped down on Haiti’s wrecked presidential palace to deploy troops and supplies, as a huge relief operation to help earthquake survivors gained momentum. The airborne troops in combat gear moved to secure Port-au-Prince’s nearby General Hospital,

Atheist Richard Dawkins shows the heart of God by sponsoring Haiti relief effort

Richard Dawkins, noted atheist and author of The God Delusion and The Greatest Show On Earth, is sponsoring a new dedicated bank account and PayPal facility to collect donations for non-religious relief organizations. The new account, to which, Prof. Dawkins

Earthquake-stunned Haitians pile bodies by fallen homes

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Haitians piled bodies along the devastated streets of their capital Wednesday after a powerful earthquake crushed at least fifty thousand structures, from schools and shacks to the National Palace and the U.N. peacekeeping headquarters. Untold numbers were still