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Fighting for a radiation-free Japan
Communities in the Tohoku region are struggling for information, decontamination and a say in future policies.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 14:03 GMT
The sun will rise again in Japan
The 1995 Kobe earthquake created destruction, along with consumer demand, and this latest disaster will be similar.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 11:05 GMT
Understanding Japan's disasters
If recovery from the 1995 Kobe earthquake is a guide, then Japan has a long road ahead.
Mohamed A El-Erian
Last updated: 01 Apr 2011 13:36 GMT
Economic aftershocks from the N Pacific
Assessing the potential spillover effects of the tsunami disaster on major economies across the world.
Stephen S Roach
Last updated: 20 Mar 2011 13:38 GMT
Pressure stable at troubled Japan reactor
Officials rule out venting of radioactive gas into air for now at leaking Fukushima nuclear complex.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2011 07:06 GMT
Sendai quake brings back Kobe memories
Residents of port city describe the moment a deadly earthquake hit Japan in 1995.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2011 08:01 GMT
Emperor 'deeply worried' by nuclear crisis
Japan's emperor says crisis facing disaster-stricken nation is "unprecedented in scale" in rare televised appearance.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2011 17:03 GMT
Japan fears nuclear plant meltdown
Blast reported at nuclear plant amid worries that quake-hit reactor can no longer cool radioactive substances.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 15:30 GMT
Japan considers emergency budget
Prime minister Naoto Kan calls for extra budget to help "save the country" after devastating earthquake and tsunami.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 14:32 GMT
Tsunami-hit Japan counts losses
Coastline swamped and hundreds dead as biggest quake in centuries sends wave crashing ashore and puts Pacific on alert.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 04:34 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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