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Japan plant radiation 'too high for crews'
Anger at leadership grows as findings by robots throw power-station operator's "road map" for clean-up into question.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2011 21:11 GMT
Japan hopes to minimise nuclear fears
With the level of nuclear crisis raised to the maximum, Japanese government has to focus on maintaining public trust.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 06:29 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
Fukushima: A 'nuclear sacrifice zone'
Some experts believe Japan's nuclear disaster could become worse than Chernobyl.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2011 15:37 GMT
Explosion still a risk at Japan nuclear plant
Workers inject nitrogen gas to reduce chances of blow-up but are running out of space to store radioactive water.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2011 09:23 GMT
'No safe levels' of radiation in Japan
Experts warn that any detectable level of radiation is "too much".
Last updated: 04 Apr 2011 15:46 GMT
Japan PM visits tsunami-hit areas
Naoto Kan's visit criticised for coming late as his government faces increasing pressure to prevent a nuclear meltdown.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 14:56 GMT
Japan nuclear evacuation will be 'long term'
Officials under pressure to extend evacuation zone around Fukushima atomic plant as radiation leaks continue.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2011 12:00 GMT
Japan radiation reading a 'mistake'
Operator of quake-hit nuclear plant says reading that radioactivity was 10 million times more than normal was an error.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2011 16:10 GMT
Radioactivity soars in Japan reactor
Workers evacuated from a plant building after high doses of radiation were detected.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2011 12:50 GMT
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