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Japan quake


Japan twin quakes turned hills into deadly cascades of mud

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.

Strong 6.0-magnitude quake hits off Japan coast; no tsunami

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.

Magnitude-6 quake off Japan,no tsunami alerts issued

April 02, 2013 9:52 am

Quake hit some 107 kilometres east of Miyako,Japan,and some 327 kilometres northeast of Tokyo.

6.4 quake hits off east coast of Japan; no tsunami alert yet

June 18, 2012 8:57 am

The undersea earthquake jolted the sea area off the east coast of Honshu.

Second earthquake of day shakes northern Japan

November 24, 2011 5:57 pm

That magnitude 6.0 temblor struck just off the coast near Fukushima nuclear power plant.

Japan to 'stress test' all nuclear reactors

July 06, 2011 2:48 pm

World's worst atomic accident since Chernobyl has ignited debate about the safety of n-power.

Blame it on my blood,says disgraced Japan minister

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.

Honda's production cut in India to last till July

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.

Temporary home visits rehearsed in no-go zone near Fukushima

May 04, 2011 12:57 pm

The officials took part in the rehearsal wearing radiation protection gear and carrying dosimeters.

Honda to cut production in India by 50%

April 25, 2011 4:02 pm

Honda Motor said it will cut India production by 50% from May due to components supply constraints.