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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.

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.

AseanPlus News 01 Mar 2014 | 4:05 PM

Hundreds protest dropped charges over Fukushima crisis

TOKYO (AFP) - Hundreds rallied in Tokyo Saturday to protest at Japanese prosecutors' decision to drop charges over the Fukushima nuclear crisis, with no one yet punished nearly three years after the "man-made" disaster.

AseanPlus News 15 Feb 2019 | 12:00 AM

Robot lifts bits of melted fuel at Fukushima plant

Tokyo: A robot arm has successfully picked up pebble-sized pieces of radioactive fuel at Japan’s Fuk­ushima nuclear plant in a complex operation seen as key to clean-up efforts after the 2011 meltdown, officials said.

Nation 07 Dec 2012 | 12:00 AM

Japan's north-east coast on alert after 7.3 quake; no Pacific-wide tsunami generated

HONG KONG: A powerful 7.3 earthquake that struck off Japan's northeastern coast Friday did not generate a Pacific-wide tsunami, a US early warning agency said.