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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
Confidence men and their masquerade
Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Neoliberal rape in Spain
Is Britain only for the rich?
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
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