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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......

2,000 more bodies found in Miyagi Prefecture

Some 2,000 bodies were found on Monday on two shores in Miyagi Prefecture, the worst hit by Friday's earthquake and massive Tsunami, as Japan continued to struggle to grasp the full extent of the......

Short and sweet: When the moon turned red

Did you blink? There was a total eclipse of the moon on Saturday -- and it was an unusually short one. Glowing deep orange, the so-called ‘blood moon’ wandered into view and......

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......

After Mohali, India Pak bat for trade

In what looks like a game-changer in ties between India and Pakistan, the two countries on Thursday vowed to take their $2-billion bilateral trade to the next level. In the commerce......

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......

New record! Indians bought 189,008 cars in Feb alone

Domestic passenger car sales touched a record 189,008 units in February this year, a growth of 22.63 per cent vis-a-vis the figure for the same month of 2010, as customers advanced their purchases......

FY12 Budget: The math gets tougher

The government's FY11 fiscal deficit should be comfortably lower than its estimate (4.7% vs the budgeted 5.5%), but we suspect the quality of improvement would be weak, given one-off revenue items......

2G scam: Ministers, bureaucrats hand-in-glove, says report

The one-member Shivraj Patil committee report, which was made public in its entirety on Thursday, has put in the dock communications ministers and key bureaucrats in the department of telecom since......

Who's hotter: Bipasha or Deepika?

Twitter is a busy world, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.Bipasha Basu, who is reportedly annoyed with the makers of Dum Maaro Dum for......

Johnny Depp: Jolie's a really cool broad

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Hollywood superstars Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie, who play lovers in their upcoming thriller The Tourist bonded over......

Shivrajkumar to make TV debut

Get your low down on what's happening in the Kannada film industry, right here! The big news going down in the Kannada industry is that Shivarajkumar -- popularly known as Shivanna -- is making......

Directing Vishnuvardhan for the last time

As if the success of Apthamitra was not enough to fuel interest in its sequel Aptharakshaka, we now hear of "bizarre and unnatural" events that took place during the shooting of the Kannada film.......

Fardeen, Genelia sell theatre tickets

Genelia and Fardeen Khan promoted their latest film, Life Partner, in a unique way on Monday morning. When people went to buy movie tickets of Life Partner at Mumbai's Galaxy......

Tokyo an inspirational choice for Games, Abe tells IOC

Tokyo would be an inspirational choice to host the 2020 Olympic Games, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Olympic officials on Monday, with Japan keen to showcase its recovery from a devastating 2011......

MI players have not played through injuries: Robin Singh

Mumbai Indians players have not played through injuries in the Indian Premier League, coach Robin Singh said in a thinly-veiled reference to the Gautam Gambhir injury controversy. "As far as I......

IPL videos: Warne launches apparel brand Spinners

- Video Courtesy: CVB News - IPL-4 2011 coverage Australian spin legend Shane Warne has launched a limited edition of men's T-shirts. Designed by the himself for the ongoing......

Sparkling Afridi can't hide Pakistan defects

Pakistan's World Cup aspirations lie firmly on the shoulders of skipper Shahid Afridi and once again he came to the rescue as an unthinkable defeat to Canada on Thursday was averted in an eventual......

Strauss asks players to come forward and report match-fixing

With match-fixing rearing its ugly head once again, England Test captain Andrew Strauss has asked his team-mates to be more vigilant and report the matter to the authorities if they come across......
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Scientists Trigger Artificial Quake in Japan

TOKYO: Researchers on Thursday triggered an artificial earthquake on a mountain in Japan in search of data to help find signs of possible volcanic... ...
5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Fukushima; no tsunami warning

No.3 reactor building at tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima Prefecture, July 18 2013 Reuters/Kyodo A 5.5... ...

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