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No fuel for cremation, Japan buries its dead

In the severely damaged prefectures of Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima in Japan, at least 125 children and students were killed and 1,600 remained missing following the March 11 disaster, authorities......

4 years on: Tears and prayers mark Japan's tsunami

Japan marks the fourth anniversary of a quake-tsunami disaster that swept away thousands of people and sparked a nuclear crisis, a tragedy that has left visible scars on the landscape and continues......

7.3 quake rocks Japan; 1 metre high tsunami hits Miyagi

A strong earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale struck northeastern Japanon Friday.A 1 metre high tsunami hit Miyagi prefecture soon after. The earthquake occurred at 5:18 pm Japan time......

IMAGES: With prayers Japan marks quake-tsunami anniversary

With a moment of silence, prayers and a vow to rebuild the nation, Japan on Sunday marked the first anniversary of the massive earthquake and tsunami that killed nearly 19,000 people and triggered......

15 amazing survival stories

Whether it be natural disasters, animal attacks or acts of violence, some survivors have overcome adversity and lived to tell their stories.We bring before you 15 such people.We start off with Toya......

Japan: Factories remain shut, price hike likely

Natural disasters have dented Japan's economy in the past. But this time, the severity and magnitude is hard to comprehend. The aftershocks of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan will be felt in......
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Japan identifies four areas for 1.45 GW of wind projects

The Japanese government has identified four more locations across the country to install wind energy projects. The country plans to increase its... ...

http://www.greentechlead.com/wind/japan-identifies-four-areas-for-1-45-gw-of-wind-projects-22480
Soy sauce makes miracle return in tsunami-wrecked Japan

RIKUZENTAKATA (JAPAN): When the tsunami warning sounded, workers at the two-centuriesold soy sauce maker in northeastern Japan ran up a nearby hill... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/soy-sauce-makes-miracle-return-in-tsunami-wrecked-japan/articleshow/46560705.cms
Enjoy Spring Many Times With The Brand New Hokuriku Shinkansen Which Debuts March 14

Comments TOKYO, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest news in March in Japan is the launch of the new Hokuriku Shinkansen. With Hokuriku... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Intl/Web/24-135.asp
Returning 90,000 Lost Photos from the 311 Earthquake

/PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh today announced that it has successfully returned more than 90,000 photos through its "Save the Memory Project," which it has... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/Returning-90000-Lost-Photos-from-the-311-Earthquake/367677
Ricoh Japan to Provide IT System to U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

— Ricoh today announced that its Japan subsidiary, Ricoh Japan Corporation (President and CEO: Kunihiko Satoh) will provide RICOH Make A Wish... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/ricoh-japan-provide-it-system-un-world-conference-disaster-risk-reduction

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