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Japan marks Fukushima disaster anniversary
Nation marks third anniversary of earthquake and tsunami which triggered world's worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2014 10:12 GMT
Japan ministers in controversial shrine visit
Visit to Yasukuni site which honours country's war dead threatens to raise tensions with South Korea and China.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2012 12:29 GMT
Japan prince wants emperor 'age limit' debate
Prince Akishino, second in line to throne, says retirement may become necessary for emperors once they pass certain age.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 20:15 GMT
Japan PM marks Hiroshima with nuclear pledge
Naoto Kan says country should aim to end dependence on atomic power, as Fukushima crisis prompts anti-nuclear rallies.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 05:49 GMT
Plant operator to 'end' Japan nuclear crisis
TEPCO, operator of radiation-leaking Fukushima facility, says it will control the situation within six to nine months.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2011 09:41 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
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
Afghanistan's opium problem will keep growing
Cuba's war on Ebola
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