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Pollution flows freely in Indonesia's rivers
Lax environmental regulations have allowed textile factories to dump toxic chemicals in the Citarum River.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 13:16 GMT
Japan switches off last nuclear reactor
The move leaves Japan nuclear power-free for second time since 2011 Fukushima crisis.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2013 10:02 GMT
Radiation surges at Japan's Fukushima plant
Radiation near a tank of contaminated water at the crippled nuclear plant increases 18-fold to deadly levels.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 13:10 GMT
Japan plant operator weighs expert advice
Foreign decommissioning experts to be invited to help deal with highly radioactive water leaking from Fukushima site.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 07:21 GMT
Regulator says Fukushima operator careless
Japanese nuclear regulator says operator of wrecked plant was "careless" in monitoring storage of radioactive water.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 17:24 GMT
Authorities checking Fukushima storage tanks
Workers at stricken Japanese nuclear plant carrying out checks after 300 tonnes of contaminated water leaked into soil.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 08:46 GMT
Japan upgrades Fukushima leak danger level
Authorities set to designate fresh toxic water leak at wrecked nuclear plant to 'serious incident'.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 12:29 GMT
No charges expected over Fukushima disaster
No case against prime minister, officials and utility chiefs, Japanese media reports.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 13:06 GMT
Japan government in Fukushima clean-up
Government to get directly involved in containing rising levels of radioactive water at crippled Fukushima power plant.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 14:41 GMT
Steam rising from Japan's Fukushima plant
Video showing steam coming from damaged reactor raises concerns as utility operator says radioactivity level is stable.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 05:38 GMT
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