• Greenpeace to observe a month of Japanese tsunami Indo Asian News Service - IANS - Mon 11 Apr, 2011

    New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) A candlelight vigil will be held Monday at India Gate in the city to mark one month of the earthquake-tsunami catastrophe that hit Japan.

  • Japan's nuclear refugees confused by policy shifts ERIC TALMADGE - Associated Press - AP - Mon 11 Apr, 2011
    Tokyo Electric Power Co. President Masataka Shimizu, in blue, hands his business card to an official with the secretary division of the Fukushima prefectural government office at Fukushima, northeastern Japan, on Monday April 11, 2011. The Fukushima governor declined to meet Shimizu who came far away from Tokyo on Monday to apologize for the nuclear crisis at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant as the nation marked one month since a massive earthquake and tsunami ravaged Japan's northeast coast. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT, NO LICENSING IN CHINA, HONG KONG, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA AND FRANCE

    After nearly two weeks of uncertainty, the recommendation finally came on Monday: Evacuate.

  • Tsunami warning lifted in quake-hit Japan Indo Asian News Service - IANS - Mon 11 Apr, 2011

    Tokyo, April 11 (IANS) A tsunami alert that was sounded after a magnitude-7.1 quake jolted Japan Monday evening was later lifted as the magnitude was revised to 7.0, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. There have been no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

  • Serbians rally to show support to quake-hit Japanese Indo Asian News Service - IANS - Mon 11 Apr, 2011

    Belgrade, April 11 (IANS) Over 3,000 Serbians participated in a rally to express their support to the Japanese people who have been struggling with the consequences of devastating earthquake and tsunami for a month.

  • Japanese protest against country's nuclear industry Indo Asian News Service - IANS - Sun 10 Apr, 2011

    Tokyo, April 10 (IANS/Ria Novosti) Thousands of Japanese took to the streets Sunday to protest against the country's nuclear power industry after a devastating earthquake caused a meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear plant.

  • Back to work, with quake nightmares frozen in mind Pradipta Tapadar - IANS - Sun 10 Apr, 2011

    Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) Chilling scenes of the homeless stranded on the streets fearing nuclear radiation still haunt Shoji Shiba, the Japanese professor who survived the twin disaster of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that struck his country.

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