Disaster in Japan: March 14

Latest updates as earthquake-stricken Japan faces an urgent nuclear crisis on top of an already massive humanitarian tragedy

    Follow the latest events around the Pacific Rim after an 8.9-magnitude earthquake off Japan's coast triggered a devastating tsunami. Stay up to date with an all new liveblog for March 15. There, we'll keep you right up to date with the latest developments as they happen. Click here to read it.

    Blog: Mar11-12 - Mar13

    (All times are local in Japan GMT+9)


    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.