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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......
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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
Minor tsunami hits Japan after undersea quake

A wave of 20 centimetres (eight inches) was recorded in Kuji, eastern Iwate, at 9:07 am (0007 GMT), way below the possible one metre (3.3 feet)... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=95654
Northeastern coast of Japan struck by 6.9 magnitude earthquake

The northeastern coast of Japan was struck by a 6.9 magnitude earthquake. However no reports of damage or injury were received. A tsunami... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/northeastern-coast-japan-struck-6-9-magnitude-earthquake/
Japan lifts tsunami warning after offshore …

Tokyo, Feb 17 (IANS) Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) Tuesday lifted a tsunami warning it issued after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/japan-lifts-tsunami-warning-offshore-quake-053403748.html
Evacuation warning issued for coastal towns after Japan quake

5:16am IST TOKYO (Reuters) - An evacuation warning was issued for coastal towns in Iwate prefecture in northeastern Japan on Tuesday after a... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/02/16/japan-earthquake-evacuation-idINKBN0LK20920150216?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

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