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Japan shuts down last nuclear reactor
Last of country's 54 nuclear reactors goes offline for maintenance, prompting celebrations from anti-nuclear protesters.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 16:33 GMT
Is Japan cracking up?
Mainstream parties in Japan are losing the trust of the people as renegade politicians gain support.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2011 05:46 GMT
Himalayan nations yet to break the ice
With global average temperature increasing, its most visible and direct effect can be seen on mountains.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2011 13:06 GMT
Asia's big guns fire in World Cup qualifiers
Japan, Australia and Iran stamp their authority on Asian World Cup qualifying as North Korean hopes fade.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 07:27 GMT
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
Mulaudzi to miss world championships
Men's 800-meter runner Mbulaeni Mulaudzi is ruled out of worlds while high jump champion Blanka Vlasic is uncertainty.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 17:11 GMT
Unsafe at any speed?
China has applied for patents for its high-speed trains, but the technology may have been pirated from the Japanese.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 09:37 GMT
Nuclear crisis 'will not affect Suzuka'
Spokesman for Japanese Grand Prix says Fukushima nuclear threat is not an issue for Formula One race in October.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2011 08:22 GMT
Japan tests world's fastest train
The latest magnetically levitated Maglev train has a record speed of 581kph.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2011 18:25 GMT
Cerezo blast into Asian quarters
Late strike propels Japanese underdogs into Asian Champs League last eight as cross-town rivals Osaka crash out.
Last updated: 24 May 2011 13:48 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Can tech companies stop ISIL?
Tanzania's Maasai prefer death to eviction
Cruelty in Jerusalem
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
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