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How Women Survivors of The Indian Ocean Tsunami Organized for Equality

On the tenth anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami that killed over a quarter of a million people, Al-Jazeera has filed a report about its effect on women survivors in the coastal regions of South Asia where the tsunami hit hardest. Show More Summary

The Indian Ocean Tsunami, 10 years on

Asia and the world mark the anniversary of the Indian Ocean disaster.

Indian Ocean Tsunami

6 hours agoOdd : Snopes

Photographs of the tsunami that hit the Indian Ocean ten years ago today.

Why did some Indonesian women bear more children after the 2004 tsunami?

Years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, researchers found an increase in the fertility rate. Photo by Flickr user Alan C. For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a general audience. Show More Summary

Asia Commemorates Ten-Year Anniversary of Indian Ocean Tsunami

On December 26, 2004, a tsunami struck dozens of countries around the Indian Ocean rim, resulting in the deaths of an estimated 228,000 people. Ten years on, countries around Asia commemorated the anniversary by holding prayer and memorial services for the near quarter million lives taken by the natural disaster. Read more...

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The Indian Ocean tsunami started ten years ago today, resulting in ~230000 dead. I barely remember the first day, although I suspect that I was traveling. I also don’t remember much about US news coverage at the beginning; seems that we didn’t start sharing the videos of the tides until a bit later (and this was […]

Mourners mark 10th anniversary of Indian Ocean tsunami

Mourners gathered across Asia on Friday with beachside memorials and religious services to honor those lost in the Indian Ocean tsunami 10 years ago. The Dec. 6, 2004 tsunami killed about 230,000 people and was "one of modern history's worst natural disasters," The Associated Press notes. Show More Summary

Ten year on, Asia mourns tsunami dead

12 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Prayers, tears and solemn visits to mass graves marked commemorations Friday across tsunami-hit nations for the 220,000 people who perished when giant waves decimated coastal areas of the Indian Ocean a decade ago. On December 26, 2004 a 9.3-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia’s western tip...

Tsunami-Hit Nations Mark 10th Anniversary

A decade after one of history's worst natural disasters killed more than 225,000 people in 14 countries, memorial ceremonies for Indian Ocean tsunami victims are being held across the region. In Indonesia, the worst-hit country with more than 170,000 deaths—126,000 of them in Aceh province alone—...

Before and After: Boxing Day Tsunami tenth anniversary

Ten years ago, the Boxing Day Tsunami struck Indonesia A 9.2 magnitude earthquake in the Indian Ocean caused one of the deadliest natural disasters in history. The earthquake triggered a series of tsunamis that devasted the coastlines of Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India and Thailand. Show More Summary

World marks ten years since Asia tsunami

Memorial services held for 220,000 people killed after underwater earthquake set off massive waves across Indian Ocean.

Asia remembers devastating 2004 tsunami with prayers, memorial services

By Gayatri Suroyo BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (Reuters) - Survivors of Asia's 2004 tsunami and relatives of its 226,000 victims gather along shorelines of the Indian Ocean on Friday for prayers and memorial services to mark the 10th anniversary of a disaster that still leaves an indelible mark on the region. Show More Summary

Tsunami 10 years later: Are we better prepared?

2 days agoTechnology : Tech Talk

The Indian Ocean tsunami came without warning in 2004; now a mix of technology and outreach has helped make the world safer

NOAA animation shows tsunami ripple across the globe

2 days agoTechnology : Tech Talk

This computer simulation shows the path of the 2004 tsunami that devastated coastal communities around the Indian Ocean.

Aceh at 10 - A look back at the response

BANDA ACEH, (IRIN) - A decade after the Indian Ocean tsunami devastated Aceh, the isolated tip of Indonesia's Sumatra Island on the morning of 24 December 2004, IRIN looks at the unprecedented aid response, its impact on the industry,...Show More Summary

Indian Navy Wants American MQ-4C Triton Maritime Surveillance Drone

The Indian Navy has earlier shown interest in acquiring six to eight of the maritime variants of the US high altitude, long endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for extended ocean surveillance. The drones have been upgraded as the MQ-4C Triton maritime surveillance platform for the U.S. Show More Summary

See Personal Possessions of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami Victims

Ten years after the devastating tsunami killed more than 227,000 people, possessions of some victims found in a shipping container are arranged to be photographed outside a police station in Phang Nga province, Thailand on Dec. 19, ...

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Theory That Plane Secretly Landed Resurfaces

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 may soon resurface in a 9/11 style terrorist attack, conspiracy theorists fear. With now more than nine months gone since the plane went missing over the Indian Ocean with still no trace of its final resting place, conspiracy theories are abounding about what could have happened to the plane. Show More Summary

The Human Dimension a Critical, Often Overlooked Factor in Early Warning

Ten years have passed since the devastating 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami claimed the lives of 230,000 people and inundated coastal communities with up to 30 meters high waves. Indonesia has been the most severely affected,...Show More Summary

The Human Dimension a Critical, Often Overlooked Factor in Early Warning

Ten years have passed since the devastating 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami claimed the lives of 230,000 people and inundated coastal communities with up to 30 meters high waves. Indonesia has been the most severely affected,...Show More Summary

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