11 Mar '11, 11pm

Hundreds found dead in Sendai after tsunami batters Japan

Singaporean student Amanda Lin, 24, was in a tunnel when the train she was on began to shake. Passengers around her reached out for support as the train shook violently for 15 minutes. After the train crawled to the next station, Ms Lin emerged to street level, greeted by the sight of people in helmets telling passers-by to stay in open spaces. Too afraid to go home, she spent the next few hours in cafe. Another Singaporean was in her Tokyo office when the disaster struck. Ms Rita Pang, 30, said: "It happens often - swaying and shakes. Usually they end soon, like within a minute. But this time, the building shook and swayed for a long while. And it got worse." After she left the building, anticipating aftershocks, she stocked up on food and water. Some 28 km away in Yokohama, Singaporean Abel Li, 29, also felt tremors at his workplace - which left cracks streaking across t...

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