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   Death Toll
Bangladesh Myanmar East Africa India Indonesia Malaysia Maldives Sri Lanka Thailand
2 59 137 16,389 228, 948 74 82 43,832 8,506

January 30, 2005

Jaya lashes out at Chidambaram over relief

January 27, 2005

Scholarships for tsunami orphans
Radio hosts punished for airing tsunami song

January 19, 2005

A story of true grit from Colachel

January 19, 2005

Centre declares Rs 2731 cr aid for tsunami victims

January 18, 2005

Rs 7,000-cr central package for tsunami-hit states: Pawar

January 17, 2005

Colachel rises from the dead

January 16, 2005

A deluge - of aid now

January 15, 2005

Coconut park memorials for tsunami victims
Cuddalore villagers selling off relief materials
Port Blair moves 1.15 m away from mainland India

January 14, 2005

Patkar campaigns for tsunami-affected dalits

January 13, 2005

Plan panel asked to get involved
Chennai fishermen make peace with the sea

January 11, 2005

NRIs pool resources to restore tsunami-hit TN village

January 10, 2005

How women power rebuilt Paddukuppam

January 9, 2005

PM lends a patient ear to A&N residents
Govt for Disaster Management Authority
A&N teen makes film on tsunami tragedy
R-Day parade to go on as planned

January 8, 2005

Fresh inundations feared in Andamans
Tsunami: India toll over 10,000 now
More army men for boat repair
Reunion stories infuse hope in TN
Is Prabhakaran a tsunami casualty?
'Thailand ignored tsunami warning'
Chinese donate $ 12.69 mn for victims

January 7, 2005

TN proposes Rs 5000-cr wall
Total toll touches 165,000
66,000 tsunami-affected leave TN camps
Looking for a story in death, destruction
Baby girl becomes tsunami symbol
Nagapattinam port is operational
Fishermen stuck between sea and A&N administration

January 6, 2005

The host at the battered coast
Art of Living to help heal victims
Impact of tsunami in India
26,000 to help tackle post-tsunami trauma
India does a U-turn on foreign aid issue
Wait before adopting tsunami orphans: US
Moderate tremor off Great Nicobar coast
'Lord see that the wounds heal'

January 5, 2005

Where to get information on Tamil Nadu
Students in A&N take a beating
Tsunamis hit sale of fish; fear of contamination
Central team on tour of tsunami-hit areas in Kerala
Minor quake near UP-Uttaranchal border

January 4, 2005

More US aid to tsunami-hit India
Nagapattinam fishermen resume routine
Toll up to 9571
Nagapattinam schools to remain closed
TN seeks Rs 4,800 cr from Centre
'We are at war in Andamans'
'Affected people need houses and boats'
'All aid need to be coordinated'
How to help people of A&N
Moderate quake off Great Nicobar
Bush, Clinton visit Indian embassy

January 3, 2005

Mata gives Rs 100 cr to tsunami victims
Nicobar island completely devastated: Centre
Just 18 km from Sri Lanka, but spared by tsunami
Rural rides through tsunami-hit country
Tsunami warning system in 2-1/2 years: Sibal
How to help tsunami victims
JKLF to donate a lakh to tsunami victims
'We are getting more bodies everyday'
'We want to reach every island'
Chhattisgarh to adopt two TN villages
STF on a new mission
They are not beggars, they don't like handouts
When time stopped on the coast
'This will slip away from public memory'
Assam gets ready to face quake

January 2, 2005

India launches Operation Gambhir for worst-hit Indonesia
India toll rises sharply to 14,488
Relief work in Tamil Nadu tardy: Minister
18-month-old found floating in sea
Centre sets up tsunami relief teams

January 1, 2005

Techies take up relief works in Nagapattinam
India: Death toll mounts to 8,955
Navy to send relief ship to Nagapattinam
Relief camp residents prefer cooking their own meal
Nagapattinam faces uphill task
TN: Survivors prefer home to relief camps
1,000 bodies still scattered in Andamans
Water transport restored in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Tamil Nadu government to adopt orphaned children
Baby named after killer waves
HAM operators aid relief work in A&N
India sends field hospitals to Sri Lanka
Aftershocks continue to jolt Andamans; alert for Assam
Eastern India experiences tremor
'Car Nicobar islands totally devastated'
India responds: Rs 100 crore contributed to PM's relief fund
Aftershocks continue to rock Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Sri Lanka saved Tuticorin: Day 2
The Tamil Nadu coast story: Day 1
'NGOs are duplicating work'
A picture of hell, and no kerosene


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'We make sure nobody suffers'
'Money is not a constraint for relief'
'Mangroves reduce tidal waves'
No tsunami effect on nuclear plant
'Similar quake may not happen this century'
'We want to reach out to every island'
No rescue for Andamans' rare tribes yet
'No UN team sent to India'
'Quakes don't kill, human error does'


Where news still causes panic
Found by govt, lost to NGOs
Still scared of the sea
The lost fishermen of Talaguda
Nagapattinam copes with tsunami aftermath
Priyanka gets a home
Tsunami victims: Return to life
What the survivors need!
The Heroes By the Sea
Another Bhopal in Tamil Nadu?
The story of a great escape
The government can work
Clamour to adopt orphans of tsunami
'This will also slip away from public memory'
When time stopped on the coast
They are not beggars, they don't like handouts


My future in a pyre
Party time for the UN
Prevent, prepare & protect
Abysmal failure to check nature's fury

What Experts Say

'There was no warning at all'

Expect after-shocks for 3-4 days

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The last of the aboriginals

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