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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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