Fukushima Update #48Fukushima suicide ruling

In a landmark ruling, a Fukushima court holds TEPCO responsible for the suicide of an evacuee. Other news: Research help…
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The grapes of cash

A single bunch of Ruby Roman grapes sells at auction for around $530.

Japan executes two on death row

Japan hanged two inmates today in the 10th and 11th executions under Prime Minister Abe.

Fukushima suicide ruling

In a landmark ruling, a Fukushima court holds TEPCO responsible for the suicide of an evacuee.

New ALPS approved

The NRA has approved the use of a new piece of equipment to remove radioactive particles from contaminated water at…
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Eruption research begins

Volcano experts met with Nuclear Regulation Authority officials this week to help them understand the risk posed by a rare…
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Train buffs get chance to ride new maglev

Central Japan Railway says it will offer train fanatics the opportunity to test-ride its new 500kph maglev.

Samurai help Haneda prep for 2020 Olympics

Work begins to get Haneda Airport ready for an influx of Olympic-related travelers.

Blue bees create a buzz

A special kind of blue bee fascinates locals in western Japan.

1500-year-old pyramid links ancient Japan, Korea

History buffs in Japan are intrigued by the discovery of a 1500-year-old pyramid that shines new light on East Asian…
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