t Double Yellow's Musings: South Asia Earthquake and <i>The Sunday Times</i>
The warped mind of Double Yellow craves for humor everyday. His daily dose comes from The Straits Times, The Sunday Times, Today, Channelnewsasia, etc. He also thinks that because of this preamble, this blog will never get featured in the local media. And of course, please read the Disclaimer before embarking on the journey.

Monday, October 10, 2005

South Asia Earthquake and The Sunday Times

On Saturday evening, the news channels of BBC, CNN (and some say even Channelnewsia) were full of reports on the catastrophic South Asia earthquake. BBC and CNN even had live reports from the disaster site with heaps on information on how relief efforts were going on.

I was hoping to get more information from the newspaper on Sunday. But when I saw the headlines that said....

$160m plan to transform Aljunied

.... I flinched. The article on the earthquake was on page 14 or 15.

Oh well, I guess Singaporeans are not interested in reading about thousands dead and suffering in some far flung Northwest Frontier province when there is an election to prepare for.


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