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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.
Sep 09, 2017
Mexico earthquake: President declares three days of national mourning after death toll rises to 61One of the most powerful earthquakes ever recorded in Mexico struck off the country's southern coast, toppling hundreds of buildings and sending panicked people fleeing into the streets in the middle of the night. At least 61 people were reported dead.
Jul 21, 2017
Tokyo Olympics 2020 face added risk of earthquakes, tsunamis due to shifting tectonic platesFor modern Olympic host cities, the twin threats of terrorism and financial ruin constantly loom but Tokyo has a different problem.
Jun 19, 2017
South Korea, with 25 reactors, to phase out nuclear power, says President Moon Jae-inMoon Jae-in said on Monday the country will halt plans to build new nuclear power plants and will not extend the lifespan of existing plants.
Mar 14, 2017
Robot sent to study Fukushima nuclear plant in JapanJapanese authorities sent a robot to the Fukushima nuclear plant on Tuesday to measure radiation levels inside and evaluate its condition ahead of a future dismantling of a reactor.