Residents in Batangas in the Philippines are being urged to
evacuate as Volcano Taal looks set to erupt.
Philippines' impending Aids crisis
Health experts at the International AIDS Conference in
Washington are discussing how best to stem the spread of the disease. One
country not winning that war is the Philippines where seven new HIV
infections are recorded each day, compared to just one a day, five years
ago. The social stigma notwithstanding, a lack of funds could make the
problem worse. Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Manila.