Important Historical Events
2004 Asia Tsunami News and Media
News and media coverage of the and tsunami disaster in asia, and the ongoing relief effort in the affected countries. Listed below are some of the international news media and their coverage of the tsunami disaster.
CBC News: Asia Earthquake
Overview, news archive, and photographs.
More Canadian Media and Publications:
Canada News Topix.net
News on Canada continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Full-text news release service providing its clients with the keys to successful communications programs.
Canadian Online Explorer
Source for news, finance and business news in Canada.
Canadian Press News Service (CP)
Canada's main newswire service.
Canadian's Internet International
News, information, resources, and services of relevance to Canadians.
Canadian news media, articles, travel information.
CultureCanada.gc.ca: Newspapers, Radio and TV
Canadian newspaper, radio and television links.
Current Events -
Source for Canadian news and current events. (About.com)
Google News Canada
Headlines and search engine for many news services. Articles are grouped by story.
24-Hour News Canada
A Canadian news, information, search, business, and entertainment site, with a variety of links to useful sites for Canadians.
Jim Stanton and Associates
Specializes in media, crisis communications and training across Canada.
Links to Canadian news stories from a wide variety of media sources. Updated weekly.
An online magazine that examines news, media and popular culture.
Resist! Corporate Media
News for radicals, updated daily. Includes web boards, calendars and other resources.
Tiny Giant Magazine / The Students Commission
Organization run by youth for youth across Canada.
Yahoo Canada News
Current news with Canadian content.
BBC News: Asia Quake Disaster
Latest news, pictures and background information on earthquakes and tsunamis.
Guardian Unlimited: Indian Ocean Tsunami Disaster
Offers ongoing news, comment and analysis with maps, photos, aid efforts, international press review, audio reports and background material.
CNN: Waves of Destruction
Latest news, eyewitness reports, background information and video clips.
Washington Post: Tsunami in South Asia
Current news, text and video scene reports, AP and Reuters wire service reports.
New York Times: Asia´s Deadly Waves
Latest news, updates on death tolls and relief efforts.
Reuters AlertNet: South Asia Quake and Tsunamis
Current news, maps, and relief efforts.
News feeds and blogs covering the South Asia tsunami disaster.
Asian Tsunami Disaster
News, videos, and photos.
Asia Pacific Natural Disaster
Provides information on the current situation and implications in the countries affected by the recent devastating tsunamis. With lists of hotlines and advice for families who consider to travel to the region and search for missing relatives or friends.
CIDI: South Asia: Tsunami and Earthquake
Archive of situation reports and UN relief activities.
December 26 Tsunami in Indian Ocean
Diagrams showing travel time in hours plus an animation of the earthquake and generated tsunami. From the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Staff Directory [Japan] site.
Report by the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, including maps, Tsunami warnings and links for related news articles.
NOAA and the Indian Ocean Tsunami
Offers timeline of events and warnings, animations, video, maps, images, news, and reports from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Includes additional web resources.
Latest news, situation reports and information on relief efforts.
South-East Asia Earthquake and Tsunami (SEA-EAT) Blog
News and information about how to contribute to the relief efforts.
2004 Sumatra Earthquake
Animated GIF showing the shock waves from the earthquake on an outline map of the area.
Tsunami Asia Disaster
Information regarding how the tsunami in southeast Asia occurred, as well as ways in which donations to the organizations can be made to help those in need of housing, food and water.
A forum to share information in English and German.
UN News Centre: Tsunami in South Asia
Information on the UN response, links to UN institutions participating in the relief effort and maps.
United with South East Asia
Ways to help the victims of the disaster: a list of aid organizations and charities, hotlines, country-specific information and message board.
USAID: Earthquake and Tsunami Relief
Offers an overview on the situation and on USAID activities, a list of NGOs and advice for donors.
Video clips, photo galleries, and general information.
WHO: South Asia Earthquake and Tsunamis
Factsheets, damage reports, aid plans, and long-term impacts. From the World Health Organization.
Wikinews Indian Ocean Disaster Relief Portal
Collection of information about donations, relief efforts, and missing/found people compiled from a variety of blogs and other sources.
2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake
Country by country reports of damage, historical and regional comparisons. Includes technical information on the quake and plate tectonics.