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Apr 10, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Yoshitaka Sakurada steps down as head of Japan's Olympic Committee following series of ill-advised commentsSakurada had already come under fire for various gaffes such as commenting that he was very disappointed about teenage swimming star Rikako Ikee announcing her leukaemia diagnosis
Mar 11, 2016
Five years on, Japan remembers victims and survivors of 2011 tsunamiToday Japan marked the fifth anniversary of the 2011 tsunami that killed more than 18,000 people and the subsequent damage to the reactors at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant.
Mar 14, 2014
Japan's tsunami wrecked fishing ports to be revivedWhen the tsunami smashed the seafood processing factory where Shoichi Sato was working, he lost his job but eventually found a new life. Three years later, Sato is among the businessmen helping to bring back the fishing industry, long a mainstay livelihood for coastal towns along Japan's northeastern coast.
Mar 11, 2014
Japan marks third anniversary of devastating 2011 tsunamiJapan is marking the third anniversary of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead or missing, turned coastal communities into wasteland and triggered a nuclear crisis.
Apr 16, 2013
Boat caught in Japan tsunami washes ashore in CaliforniaA small boat that washed up in Northern California after the massive 2011 tsunami that hit Japan has been claimed by a city that was devastated in the disaster.
Apr 05, 2013
Tsunami affected Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails againA spokesman for the Nuclear Regulation Authority says an alarm went off Friday afternoon about the problem at reactor No. 3. The cause is still under investigation.