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US halts medical evacuations in Haiti

New York, January 30 -- The United States military has stopped evacuations of critically ill patients from Haiti to Florida until it is resolved who will pay for the treatment.

Girls being raped in earthquake-hit Haiti

New York, January 29 -- Earthquake-hit Haiti, which has never fared well on the growth map, is going through its worst phase ever. According to recent reports, young girls are falling easy prey to predators.

Girl rescued from Haiti rubble after 15 days, alive

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, January 28 -- A teenage girl was rescued alive 15 days after the devastating earthquake in Haiti. The girl named Darlene Etienne is believed to be 16. She had a broken left leg but was otherwise conscious.

iPhone helps U.S. filmmaker survive Haiti earthquake

New York, January 25 -- American filmmaker Dan Woolley, who was trapped under the earthquake debris in Haiti, would have died had he not used his iPhone.

Hollywood stars come together for Haiti telethon

New York, January 23 -- Hollywood’s who’s who, including the likes of Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, showed up at the Haiti telethon held on Friday.

Haiti losing count of its dead

Titanyen, January 19 -- As death sweeps over Haiti, there is not enough space for the dead. Bodies are being dumped in mass graves without identification.

Clashes in Haiti over sparse aid

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, January 18 -- Western hemisphere's poorest country was rendered even poorer six days back when a devastating earthquake wreaked havoc on it.

Use of Wyclef Jean’s Haiti charity collections questioned

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, January 16 -- Grammy award winning Fugees ex-band member and a hugely successful solo singer, Wyclef Jean’s Yele Haiti Foundation raised more than 2 million dollars for the relief efforts.

Brangelina donate $1 million for Haiti sufferers

Los Angeles, January 14 -- Hollywood superstars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have come forward to offer help to the millions left in ruins after the Haiti earthquake. The couple’s foundation is contributing $1 million for the aid of the victims.