Blogs are playing a major role in reporting on the tsunami and its aftermath. The print media has a time-lag of hours before anything gets published. Television can only provide so much information. Bloggers, meanwhile posted much needed information that was relevant and immediate. Other bloggers linking to it help spread the information.
Some of the most interesting blogs on the tsunami were by Amit Varma, who traveled through Tamil Nadu and blogged about what his experiences.
He has now collected them together and published them as a separate blog: India Uncut - The Tsunami Posts.
Read through all the posts. Amit Varma has a good eye for details and his writing about aftermath of the tsunami will move you.
My earlier blogs on the Tsunami: