Tag Archives: Boxing Day Tsunami 2004

Tsunami Rumour Kills One In Aceh

Banda Aceh. Rumors of an approaching tsunami sparked scenes of pandemonium on Friday in northern Aceh, leaving one person dead and raising questions about the province’s ability to respond to a crisis more than six years after deadly waves killed

7.3 Quake Triggers Pacific Tsunami

Hawaii. A powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the western Pacific nation of Vanuatu on Sunday, triggering a small tsunami exactly six years after giant waves killed 220,000 people around the Indian Ocean. The Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the

Phuket Hit by Tsunami Prophecy

Bangkok – Astrological predictions that a tsunami will hit southern Thailand this month have led to a wave of hotel room cancellations at beach reorts, news reports said Friday. Hotels in Phuket, Phangnga, Ranong and Surin – beach resorts on

2004 ‘Dead’ Tsunami Girl Found Alive

COLOMBO (AFP) – A six-year-old girl found at a house in Colombo is believed to have been sold by a hospital worker soon after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, Sri Lankan child protection authorities said Thursday. Staff at the National