Monday, October 10, 2005

Some updates

Time magazine on the aftershocks of the earthquake - on the plight of the living and the dead.

Emergency relief has been pouring into Pakistan but there is a lot of frustration abut the way aid is being delivered. CNN reports that
Frustration is mounting in Pakistan and India over the pace of relief efforts in the earthquake zone with many remote regions still not accessible after Saturday's tremor struck.

Pakistan's Dawn reports that NATO has promised rapid aid to the affected while the first consignment of relief goods from India have already been sent to Pakistan.

Reuter's AlertNet has a comprehensive and updated list of aid organisations and how you can donate / contribute to the relief operations.