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Japanese ordered to evacuate flood-hit island
Evacuation order issued for 240,000 people hit by heavy rains on main southern island of Kyushu.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2012 16:14 GMT
Powerful typhoon pummels Japan
Thousands evacuate as Typhoon Roke triggers floods and threatens to hit the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 07:50 GMT
Japan's stock market drops heavily
Capital injection pledged on first business day since quake and tsunami caused havoc and raised nuclear-disaster fears.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2011 16:54 GMT
Meltdown fears at Japanese reactors
State of emergency declared at one plant and fears of partial meltdown at another in wake of deadly quake and tsunami.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2011 01:07 GMT
Japanese death toll set to soar
Japan is facing its worst crisis since World War II with thousands missing, towns destroyed and many areas unreachable.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2011 18:24 GMT
Japanese minister quits over gaffe
The resignation is the latest setback for the prime minister, whose weakening support has emboldened the opposition.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2010 03:18 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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