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2005-11-27 04:56:34

By Abdul Wahid Kiani PIEER CHANASI, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan's earthquake zone got it's first harsh winter weather on Sunday, with rain and snow bringing relief operations to a halt, and gloom to survivors.

2005-11-15 23:05:49

By Suzanna Koster BALAKOT, Kashmir (Reuters) - A clear warning of the second calamity facing quake-stricken Kashmiris is etched into the face of Gulaam Rabani.

2005-11-08 07:37:36

By Simon Cameron-Moore MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - One month after Pakistan's devastating earthquake, aid agencies are facing a cash crisis as the threat of disease and death looms over vast numbers of homeless survivors and a bitter winter closes in.

2005-11-08 03:59:48

By Simon Cameron-Moore MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - One month after Pakistan's devastating earthquake aid agencies are facing a cash crisis as the threat of disease and death looms over vast numbers of homeless survivors and a bitter winter closes in.

2005-11-05 06:26:41

By Simon Cameron-Moore MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - Underfunded aid agencies were struggling on Saturday to head off a second wave of deaths in Pakistan as a bitter Himalayan winter closed in four weeks after a giant tremor killed more than 73,000 people.

2005-10-26 07:22:17

By Robert Birsel SERAN, Pakistan (Reuters) - "They should just give us a tent and go to hell," said Mohammad Farooq when relief workers suggested the survivors of Pakistan's devastating earthquake come down from the mountains to where they could be looked after.

2005-10-21 05:06:37

By Athar Hussain KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistani tent makers said on Friday they are struggling to meet a government demand for 8,000 tents a day to shelter some two million survivors of the October 8 earthquake before winter sets in.

2005-10-20 07:56:41

By David Brunnstrom CHIKAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Only from the air is it possible to grasp the enormity of the disaster afflicting Pakistani Kashmir, and only from the air is it possible to reach many of the hundreds of thousands of suffering survivors.

2005-10-16 11:57:52

By Robert Birsel MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - Soldiers pulled a young girl alive from the rubble of the Kashmir earthquake on Sunday, giving shattered Pakistan a moment of joy on a day when storms poured more misery on a million homeless survivors.

2005-10-16 09:44:28

By Robert Birsel MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (Reuters) - Steady rain piled more misery on the survivors of the Kashmir earthquake on Sunday as more than one million homeless people spent another night exposed to the elements with only makeshift tents for shelter.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.