Pakistan Floods: Awaiting succour in Sukkur – Irish Examiner/Eureka Street/Crikey/SouthAsiaMasala

Some of those lucky enough to have received shelter await sunset and the end of the daily Ramadan fast. (Photo: Simon Roughneen)
http://www.crikey.com.au/2010/08/26/pakistan-dolphins-play-as-floods-bring-intense-suffering/ SUKKUR, Pakistan. On the road in from the airport, the water shimmered under the moonlight as men, women...

Land of Snarls? – Eureka Street/RTÉ World Report/Sunday Business Post

Centralworld - southeast Asia's second-largest shopping mall - now gutted after Wednesday's arson attack. (Photo: Simon Roughneen)
http://eurekastreet.com.au/article.aspx?aeid=21477 http://www.rte.ie/news/2010/0523/worldreport.html http://www.thepost.ie/news/world/battle-for-bangkok-reaches-an-end-but-divisions-remain-49407.html BANGKOK –  Standing this morning amid the burnt-out ruins of southeast Asia’s second biggest shopping mall...