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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
Yokohama stadium potential venue to host 2019 Rugby World Cup games

The Yokohama stadium had staged the 2002 FIFA World Cup final between Brazil and Germany. Japan's Yokohama stadium The Yokohama stadium... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-yokohama-stadium-potential-venue-to-host-2019-rugby-world-cup-games-2044109
Japan defends general election call by Abe

TOKYO: Japan's government hit back against charges of profligacy over the $500 million cost of a general election Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/japan-defends-general-election-call-by-shinzo-abe-over-waste-of-money-criticism/articleshow/45201681.cms
Tsunami evacuees in $30 billion money trap

ISHINOMAKI Japan (Reuters) - Thirty billion dollars in funding for roads, bridges and thousands of new homes in areas devastated by the tsunami in... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/10/31/us-japan-reconstruction-specialreport-idINKBN0IK00220141031
Henry Schein Enters Japan With Investment in Iwase Dental Supply

MELVILLE, N.Y. , Oct. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=64092525
5.5 magnitude quake hits Japan

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted Japan Friday, authorities said.The quake hit off Iwate Prefecture in northeast Japan, but... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a494559.html

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