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Japan fights its own bureaucracy to rebuild
Nearly a year after a major earthquake and tsunami, battered communities now struggle to overcome man-made obstacles.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2012 10:46 GMT
Post-disaster Japan: Picking up the pieces
Six months after a massive earthquake and tsunami, the country works to catch its breath, recover and rebuild.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 12:21 GMT
Japan marks one month since quake
A new magnitude 6.6 quake hits Japan a month after a devastating earthquake and tsunami destroyed several coastal towns.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2011 11:03 GMT
Japan: Risking generations of radiation
With engineers wrestling to control the damage at Japan's shaken nuclear plant, the public gauge if and when to panic.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2011 08:59 GMT
Japan's recovery bonds
The unthinkable happened to a complacent Japan, and although there's still a long road to recovery, there is the kizuna.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2011 11:30 GMT
Japan's lessons learned and lost
Japan has been studying its seismic foe for years, but subsequent generations often forget the lessons of past quakes.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2011 11:57 GMT
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
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