December 2014

December, 2004

  • 29 December

    Tsunami toll nears 40,000

    Last updated on March 6th, 2018 at 12:29 amThe South-East Asian tsunami death toll is now estimated at 36,954. Consider that for a second or …

  • 29 December

    “no point in living”

    Last updated on March 6th, 2018 at 12:29 amThe confirmed tsunami death toll now stands at 55,000. Indonesia has lost 27,174; Sri Lanka more than …

  • 29 December

    Christmas sales

    Last updated on March 5th, 2018 at 01:40 pmThe ABC’s Leigh Sales sneers: In 2003, the US gave $19 billion in official development assistance – …

  • 29 December

    Courage

    Last updated on March 5th, 2018 at 01:40 pmSusan Sontag has died aged 71. We’ll remember her for these words, written after September 11: Where …

  • 29 December

    Those beaches will be open for this weekend

    Last updated on October 27th, 2019 at 02:49 pmVia Wizbang, an astonishing report translated from Expressen.se: Just minutes after the earthquake in the Indian Ocean …