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World 12 Jul 2014 | 6:35 AM

Magnitude 6.8 quake, small tsunami hit east Japan, no damage

TOKYO (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.8 earthquake hit off eastern Japan on Saturday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, with minor tsunami of up to 20 cm but no reports of damage along the northeast coast that was ravaged by the catastrophic March 2011 tsunami.

World 14 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

Japan pays for tsunami cleanup on Canadian coast

OTTAWA - Japan provided $1 million on Wednesday to help clean up debris from the March 2011 tsunami that has washed up along Canada's shores.

Japan 26 Feb 2016 | 9:32 AM

Japan restarts another reactor, fourth since tsunami disaster shutdown

TOKYO: A Japanese utility on Friday said it started up a nuclear reactor, the fourth to come back online following a nationwide shutdown after the March 2011 tsunami disaster.

World 09 Mar 2015 | 4:10 PM

Fukushima residents torn over nuclear waste storage plan

OKUMA, Japan (Reuters) - Norio Kimura lost his wife, father and 7-year-old daughter Yuna in the March 2011 tsunami.

Economy 11 Apr 2014 | 10:12 AM

Nikkei tumbles to 6-month low on US tech rout

TOKYO: Japanese shares tumbled to six-month lows on Friday and could log their worst performance since the March 2011 tsunami and nuclear disaster after a rout in US tech shares spurred selling by momentum players.

World 26 Jan 2017 | 7:20 AM

Plans to remove nuclear fuel at Fukushima delayed again - Nikkei

(Reuters) - A plan to remove spent nuclear fuel from Tokyo Electric Power Co Holdings Inc's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant hit by the March 2011 tsunami has been postponed again due to delays in preparation, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday.

Economy 27 Sep 2013 | 11:21 AM

Corporate Japan strives to beat power crunch

Automatic doors are blocked at offices, subway escalators are disabled and much of the headquarters of Japan's biggest utility sits in semi-darkness - all evidence of how a 2½-year power crunch has forced companies to re-think energy use.

People 29 Oct 2014 | 8:00 AM

Fukushima refugees will never go home: Atsushi Funahashi's 'Nuclear Nation'

More than three years after the Fukushima meltdown, Japan's nuclear refugees remain stuck in cramped emergency quarters and facing a sinking reality.