Philippines Mindanao island hit by Typhoon Bopha
More than 40,000 people have been moved into shelter as a powerful typhoon hits the southern Philippines.
Typhoon Bopha made landfall on Mindanao early on Tuesday, bringing heavy rain and wind gusts of 210 km/h (130mph).
At least 40 people have died in the storm, which caused power cuts, travel disruption and flooding in areas at risk of landslides.
The BBC's Kate McGeown reports from Manila.
04 Dec 2012