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Oct 13, 2019
Tokyo floods: Toll rises to 7 after Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall; storm brings heavy downpour in capital; rescue ops underwayHelicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Sunday as rescue efforts went into full force in wide areas of Japan after a powerful typhoon unleashed heavy rainfall on Tokyo
Oct 12, 2019
Typhoon Hagibis’ landfall brings heavy downpour in Tokyo, surrounding prefectures; two dead, three missing, 62 injured, reports local mediaA heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan's worst in six decades made landfall and passed over Tokyo.
Sep 11, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: South Korea lodges complaint with IOC over use of controversial 'Rising Sun' flag by Japan during GamesThe 'Rising Sun' flag has been an ensign for Japan's Maritime Forces, but in much of East Asia, it is seen as a symbol of the country's military aggression during World War II
Aug 12, 2019
Fukushima to run out of space to store radioactive water from nuclear power plantEight and a half years since the accident, officials have yet to agree on what to do with the water.
Jul 23, 2018
Japan reopens beaches in regions devastated by the Fukushima nuclear disasterOne of the reopened waterfronts is Haragamaobama beach near the crippled Daiichi nuclear plant.
Jul 13, 2018
Fukushima nuclear disaster: Four firms made foreign trainees take part in cleanup, say reportsThe reports are likely to revive criticism of Japan's foreign trainee programme, which has been accused of placing workers in substandard conditions and jobs that provide few opportunities for learning.
Jun 14, 2018
Japanese company TEPCO to decommission Fukushima nuclear plant, plans on dismantling all 10 reactorsTokyo Electric Power Company responsible for meltdowns at a nuclear power plant in Japan seven years ago said it might decommission a plant in Fukushima that narrowly escaped the crisis
Jan 20, 2018
Fukushima operator TEPCO releases fresh images of reactor wreckage; broken parts, debris that could be melted fuel seenThe operator of Fukushima's crippled nuclear power plant has released fresh images of the wreckage inside a damaged reactor, showing broken metal parts and debris
Nov 26, 2017
Science battles human fears as Japan fails to reach consensus on dealing with radioactive water at FukushimaMany people believe the water is stored because it’s not safe to release, and they think Fukushima fish is not available because it’s not safe to eat.
Sep 22, 2017
Six years after Fukushima disaster, TEPCO found guilty by Japan court; fined $3.3 millionA Japanese court ruled on Friday that the plant operator not the government was responsible for the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, ordering the former to pay damages.