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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......

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: Efforts on to stabilise Nuclear plant

As hectic efforts were on to contain Japan's worst atomic crisis, police in protective gear on Thursday for the first time launched a search for tsunami victims in a 10-km zone around a......

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......

  People speak for iwate prefecture

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Q. which is longest road tunnel in the world ?
:  A. The world's longest tunnels - in useName Location metres (miles) Type Year Comment Pijnne Water Tunnel Southern Finland, Finland...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-longest-road-tunnel-in-the-world-//answers/13070073

  Web results for Iwate Prefecture
Hong Kong artist Danny Yung awarded Arts and Culture Prize in Fukuoka

The Principal Hong Kong Economic and Trade Representative (Tokyo), Ms Sally Wong, congratulated Mr Yung on receiving the award and thanked the... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3615252
Etrion and Hitachi High-Tech Announce Closing of Project Financing to Build 34 MW of Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Japan

From the Wires Etrion and Hitachi High-Tech to Build, Own and Operate 34 MW of Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Japan With Financing Arranged by... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3166932
Air Liquide Japan partners the OECD Tohoku School event in Paris

Since 2012, a variety of initiatives have been undertaken through this international program, by about 100 students from junior and senior high... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3611883
Weakened typhoon lashes Japan 1 dead 33 hurt

A weakened typhoon slammed into Japan early on Sunday, leaving one person dead, more than 30 injured and prompting evacuation alerts for some 1.1... ...

http://hindustantimes.com.feedsportal.com/c/33818/f/608452/s/3d5a9d07/sc/2/l/0L0Shindustantimes0N0Cworld0Enews0Cweakened0Etyphoon0Elashes0Ejapan0E10Edead0E330Ehurt0Carticle10E1250A2650Baspx/story01.htm
Japan Pulp And Paper, Partner to Build 14MW Biomass Power Plant

Japan Pulp and Paper Co. will build a 14-megawatt biomass power plant in northern Japan with a partner. New Energy Development Co. will take... ...

http://www.pulpandpaper-technology.com/news/id/1749

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