April 17, 2016 3:15 pm
At least 41 people died in the double disaster, many killed by falling debris as Saturday's 7.0 magnitude quake finished off what a smaller tremor had started late Thursday.
April 01, 2016 11:59 am
No damage or injuries were immediately reported though heavy shaking forced some of the country's bullet trains to temporarily stop running.
April 02, 2013 9:52 am
Quake hit some 107 kilometres east of Miyako,Japan,and some 327 kilometres northeast of Tokyo.
June 18, 2012 8:57 am
The undersea earthquake jolted the sea area off the east coast of Honshu.
November 24, 2011 5:57 pm
That magnitude 6.0 temblor struck just off the coast near Fukushima nuclear power plant.
July 06, 2011 2:48 pm
World's worst atomic accident since Chernobyl has ignited debate about the safety of n-power.
July 06, 2011 10:58 am
Japan's fascination with blood types began in early 20th century and is similar to the belief in horoscopes.
May 04, 2011 3:42 pm
Honda said its decision to reduce car production in India by 50 per cent from this month is likely to continue for the next three months.
May 04, 2011 12:57 pm
The officials took part in the rehearsal wearing radiation protection gear and carrying dosimeters.
April 25, 2011 4:02 pm
Honda Motor said it will cut India production by 50% from May due to components supply constraints.