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Japan Today
LDP-backed candidate wins Hokkaido by-election ‹ Japan Todayrace against an independent backed by opposition parties, according to exit pol
LDP-backed candidate wins Hokkaido by-election ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
race against an independent backed by opposition parties, according to exit poll projections by public broadcaster NHK and Jiji Press. Wada is the son-in-law of Nobutaka Machimura, a former foreign minister whose death forced the election. Abe... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Abe-backed candidate wins Japan vote ahead of key summer electionrace against an independent backed by opposition parties, according to exit pol
Abe-backed candidate wins Japan vote ahead of key summer election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
race against an independent backed by opposition parties, according to exit poll projections by public broadcaster NHK and Jiji Press. Wada is the son-in-law of Nobutaka Machimura, a former foreign minister whose death forced the election. Abe... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan PM Abe visits quake-hit Kumamotosaying. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) kneels to talk with evacuees at a shelte
Japan PM Abe visits quake-hit Kumamoto
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
saying. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) kneels to talk with evacuees at a shelter in Minami-Aso, Kumamoto prefecture. (STR / JIJI PRESS / AFP) Abe also met police and firefighters involved in the rescue and reconstruction efforts. The series of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Japan’s Kumamoto quake rescue suspended due to heavy rainJapan village of Minamiaso, where two people remain unaccounted for after earth
Japan’s Kumamoto quake rescue suspended due to heavy rain
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Japan village of Minamiaso, where two people remain unaccounted for after earthquake-caused massive landslides, Japan’s Jiji Press reported. Due to fear of a secondary disaster, the search will remain suspended until the rain stops. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheatingFriday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report facts" around th
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheating
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
Friday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report facts" around the fuel efficiency scandal to the ministry, Jiji Press reported. Meanwhile, the transport ministry sent officials to raid a Mitsubishi Motors' research and development... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheatingtold reporters Friday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report f
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheating
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
told reporters Friday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report facts" around the scandal to the ministry, Jiji Press reported. On Thursday, Japanese transport ministry officials raided a Mitsubishi Motors' research and development... Read more
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TheBull
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheatingFriday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report facts" around th
Mitsubishi Motors shares fall further 15% on fuel cheating
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
Friday that he has "instructed (the company) to swiftly report facts" around the fuel efficiency scandal to the ministry, Jiji Press reported. Meanwhile, the transport ministry sent officials to raid a Mitsubishi Motors' research and development... Read more
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Rappler
Japan officials raid Mitsubishi office after data scandaltransport ministry enter the Mitsubishi Motors Nagoya factory in Okazaki, Aichi
Japan officials raid Mitsubishi office after data scandal
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
transport ministry enter the Mitsubishi Motors Nagoya factory in Okazaki, Aichi prefecture on April 21, 2016. Photo by Jiji Press/AFP TOKYO, Japan – Japanese transport ministry officials raided a Mitsubishi Motors office Thursday, April 21,... Read more
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Aljazeera
US launches probe on Panama Papersan OECD initiative to share tax information. Varela also defended his country
US launches probe on Panama Papers
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
an OECD initiative to share tax information. Varela also defended his country while in Japan, saying in an interview with Jiji Press on Tuesday that Panama has been "wrongly" labelled a tax haven. "Panama is a country respectful of laws," he... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Panama president denies country is tax haventhe law "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said in the inter
Panama president denies country is tax haven
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
the law "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said in the interview in Tokyo on Tuesday with Jiji Press. "Panama is a country respectful of laws." In the interview, Varela said that his country will establish a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Panama ‘respects the law’financial dealings. “Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven,” Varela said
Panama ‘respects the law’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
financial dealings. “Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven,” Varela said in the interview in Tokyo on Tuesday with Jiji Press. “Panama is a country respectful of laws.” In the interview, Varela said that his country will establish a... Read more
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Rappler
Panama president denies country is tax havendealings. "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said in the int
Panama president denies country is tax haven
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
dealings. "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said in the interview in Tokyo on Tuesday, April 19, with Jiji Press. "Panama is a country respectful of laws." In the interview, Varela said that his country will establish a... Read more
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TheBull
Panama president denies country is tax havenfinancial dealings. "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said
Panama president denies country is tax haven
TheBull / Posted 10 days ago
financial dealings. "Wrongly, we have been labelled a tax haven," Varela said in the interview in Tokyo on Tuesday with Jiji Press. In the interview, Varela said that his country will establish a high-level commission, to be composed of six to... Read more
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Japan Today
If any secret promises had been made during the negotiations on items such as tariffs, that would be a big problem, but everything agreed is written in the deal. ‹ Japan Todaysuch as tariffs, that would be a big problem, but everything agreed is written
If any secret promises had been made during the negotiations on items such as tariffs, that would be a big problem, but everything agreed is written in the deal. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 days ago
such as tariffs, that would be a big problem, but everything agreed is written in the deal. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, stressing that there were no secret agreements in negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal. (Jij... Read more
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Japan Today
Prison in Kumamoto starts sheltering quake evacuees ‹ Japan Todaylead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or b
Prison in Kumamoto starts sheltering quake evacuees ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 days ago
lead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or brain with potentially fatal consequences. Jiji Press reported that a 51-year-old woman in Kumamoto had died from the condition, though the prefectural government could... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Japan Battles To Care For 100,000 Evacuees After Quake2011 — when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast
Japan Battles To Care For 100,000 Evacuees After Quake
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 10 days ago
2011 — when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast — has left 44 dead as of early Tuesday, Jiji press reported, and more than 1,000 injured. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was working to find... Read more
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iafrica.com
Japan quake evacuees shelter in prisonlead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or b
Japan quake evacuees shelter in prison
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
lead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or brain with potentially fatal consequences. Jiji Press reported that a 51-year-old woman in Kumamoto had died from the condition, though the prefectural government could... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan opens prison to care for quake evacueeslead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or b
Japan opens prison to care for quake evacuees
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
lead to blood clots forming in the legs and travelling to the heart, lungs or brain with potentially fatal consequences. Jiji Press reported that a 51-year-old woman in Kumamoto had died from the condition, though it could not be immediately... Read more
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iol.co.za
Quake-hit Japan asks US to help2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast
Quake-hit Japan asks US to help
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast - has left 44 dead as of early Tuesday, Jiji press reported, and more than 1 000 injured. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was working to find... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Quakes: Japan asks US to help2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast
Quakes: Japan asks US to help
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast - has left 44 dead as of early Tuesday, Jiji press reported, and more than 1 000 injured. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was working to find... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan struggles to care for 100,000 evacuees after quake; 10,000 staying in cars ‹ Japan Todaysince 2011—when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast co
Japan struggles to care for 100,000 evacuees after quake; 10,000 staying in cars ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 days ago
since 2011—when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast—has left 44 dead as of early Tuesday, Jiji press reported, and more than 1,000 injured. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was working to find... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan battles to care for 100,000 evacuees after earthquake2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast
Japan battles to care for 100,000 evacuees after earthquake
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
2011 - when a quake, tsunami and then nuclear meltdown hit the northeast coast - has left 44 dead as of early Tuesday, Jiji press reported, and more than 1,000 injured. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the government was working to find... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Japan earthquake forces evacuation of 40 000Residents gather for shelter in front of the town hall following an earthquake
Japan earthquake forces evacuation of 40 000
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Residents gather for shelter in front of the town hall following an earthquake at Mashiki town in Kumamoto prefecture. (Jiji Press, AFP) Mashiki - More than 40 000 people were evacuated to schools and community centres, some spending the night... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rescuers race against landslides to reach Japan quake victimstrapped by two big earthquakes in Japan. Some 42 people are now known to have
Rescuers race against landslides to reach Japan quake victims
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
trapped by two big earthquakes in Japan. Some 42 people are now known to have died in the double disaster according to Jiji Press, and some are still missing, feared buried in wrecked houses or under torrents of mud. Heavy rain forecast for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rescuers race landslides in search of survivors after deadly Japan quakestwo big earthquakes in Japan. Key points: Some 42 people are now known to hav
Rescuers race landslides in search of survivors after deadly Japan quakes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
two big earthquakes in Japan. Key points: Some 42 people are now known to have died in the double disaster according to Jiji Press, and some are still missing, feared buried in wrecked houses or under torrents of mud. Heavy rain forecast for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Landslides threaten as rescuers race to reach Japan quake victimstrapped by two big earthquakes in Japan. Some 42 people are now known to have
Landslides threaten as rescuers race to reach Japan quake victims
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
trapped by two big earthquakes in Japan. Some 42 people are now known to have died in the double disaster according to Jiji Press, and some are still missing, feared buried in wrecked houses or under torrents of mud. Heavy rain forecast for... Read more
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Rappler
Rescuers race against landslides to reach Japan quake victimsSAVED. Rescue workers save a person from a collapsed building in Kumamoto, Japa
Rescuers race against landslides to reach Japan quake victims
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
SAVED. Rescue workers save a person from a collapsed building in Kumamoto, Japan, on April 16, 2016. Jiji Press/AFP MASHIKI, Japan – Rescuers were racing against the weather and the threat of more landslides Sunday, April 17, to reach people still... Read more
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The China Post
Japan quake toll hits 41, scores trappedroom crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport wa
Japan quake toll hits 41, scores trapped
The China Post / Posted 13 days ago
room crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights. Communications in the area were spotty. By nightfall more... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland man living in Japan recounts earthquake terrorkilling at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after th
Northern Ireland man living in Japan recounts earthquake terror
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after the first disaster struck. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / STR / Japan OUTSTR/AFP/Getty ImagesThe aerial view shows damaged apartments after an earthquake in Minami-Aso,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rescuers rush to trapped residents as Japan quakes kill 41killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after th
Rescuers rush to trapped residents as Japan quakes kill 41
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after the first disaster struck. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / STR / Japan OUTSTR/AFP/Getty ImagesThe aerial view shows damaged apartments after an earthquake in Minami-Aso,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Scores dead, trapped in huge Japan quakescrashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores dead, trapped in huge Japan quakes
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Nearly 400,000... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Scores trapped after Japan quakes, storm hitscrashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores trapped after Japan quakes, storm hits
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights. Communications in the area were spotty. By nightfall more... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UK 'ready to support Japan after earthquakes'killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after th
UK 'ready to support Japan after earthquakes'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after the first disaster struck. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / STR / Japan OUTSTR/AFP/Getty ImagesThe aerial view shows damaged apartments after an earthquake in Minami-Aso,... Read more
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CBS News
Powerful quakes strike Japanand injuring hundreds, officials as rescuers worked through the night to find r
Powerful quakes strike Japan
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
and injuring hundreds, officials as rescuers worked through the night to find residents feared trapped in rubble. / AFP / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / Japan OUT / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by JIJI PRESS has been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scores trapped as Japan quakes toll hits 32crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores trapped as Japan quakes toll hits 32
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Nearly 400,000... Read more
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CBC.ca
Japan quakes kill at least 32, rescuers rush to free trappedhour in the area. The aerial view shows a landslide caused by one of the earth
Japan quakes kill at least 32, rescuers rush to free trapped
CBC.ca / Posted 13 days ago
hour in the area. The aerial view shows a landslide caused by one of the earthquakes in Mimami-Aso, Kuammoto prefecture. (Jiji Press/AFP/Getty Images) One massive landslide tore open a mountainside in Kumamoto's Minamiaso village all the way from... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two deadly earthquakes leave scores trapped and 200,000 without power in Japankilling at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after th
Two deadly earthquakes leave scores trapped and 200,000 without power in Japan
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
killing at least 18, and sparking collapses and fires, barely 24 hours after the first disaster struck. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / STR / Japan OUTSTR/AFP/Getty ImagesThe aerial view shows damaged apartments after an earthquake in Minami-Aso,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Scores feared buried alive after new Japan quakecrashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores feared buried alive after new Japan quake
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Nearly 400,000... Read more
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The Manila Times
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty.‘Really... Read more
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The Star
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. ‘Really... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was fo
Scores trapped as new Japan quake toll hits 18
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
crashing to the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Japan... Read more
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Aljazeera
Troops called in after fresh Japan earthquaketrain services halted, media reported. Kumamoto airport was forced to close af
Troops called in after fresh Japan earthquake
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
train services halted, media reported. Kumamoto airport was forced to close after a ceiling collapsed from the shaking, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Gen Aoki, a... Read more
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The Star
Sports events cancelled in Japan after second deadly quakeThis handout photo taken and released by Japan's Defence Ministry via Jiji Pres
Sports events cancelled in Japan after second deadly quake
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
This handout photo taken and released by Japan's Defence Ministry via Jiji Press on April 16, 2016 shows an aerial view of a landslide in Mimami-Aso, Kumamoto prefecture. - AFP TOKYO: Sports events scheduled for Saturday in southwestern Japan have... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shock, trauma, tragedy as Japan reels from earthquake furyhad suffered through more than 100 aftershocks. (AFP) This handout photo taken
Shock, trauma, tragedy as Japan reels from earthquake fury
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
had suffered through more than 100 aftershocks. (AFP) This handout photo taken and released by Japan's defence ministry via Jiji Press on April 16, 2016 shows an aerial view of a landslide in Mimami-Aso, Kumamoto prefecture. The Nuclear Regulation... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Injuries reported as new quake hits Japandeath toll from the first quake to rise. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wa
Injuries reported as new quake hits Japan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
death toll from the first quake to rise. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was due to visit Kyushu later on Saturday, but Jiji Press reported his visit was cancelled. "We are trying our best to assess the damage situation as it could spread," he... Read more
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Mashable
Landslide, crumbling streets, climbing death toll: The aftermath of Japan's earthquakesworkers try to save people from a collaspsed house in Mimami-Aso, Kuammoto pref
Landslide, crumbling streets, climbing death toll: The aftermath of Japan's earthquakes
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
workers try to save people from a collaspsed house in Mimami-Aso, Kuammoto prefecture, on April 16, 2016. Image: JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Exterior wall of city hall in Uto after the earthquake hit Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New Japan quake kills seven, with widespread damage reportedguests to evacuate. - 'Really strong' - A ceiling at Kumamoto airport collaps
New Japan quake kills seven, with widespread damage reported
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
guests to evacuate. - 'Really strong' - A ceiling at Kumamoto airport collapsed from the shaking, forcing it to close, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Japan... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Twin quakes kills at least 16 in south Japan; many trappedofficer walks beside a collapsed stone wall at the Kumamoto castle in the city
Twin quakes kills at least 16 in south Japan; many trapped
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
officer walks beside a collapsed stone wall at the Kumamoto castle in the city of Kumamoto, Kumamoto prefecture, on April 15, 2016, after strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Japan's southwestern island ... more Photo: JIJI PRESS, AFP/Getty... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Twin quakes kills at least 16 in south Japan; many trappedofficer walks beside a collapsed stone wall at the Kumamoto castle in the city
Twin quakes kills at least 16 in south Japan; many trapped
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
officer walks beside a collapsed stone wall at the Kumamoto castle in the city of Kumamoto, Kumamoto prefecture, on April 15, 2016, after strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Japan's southwestern island ... more Photo: JIJI PRESS, AFP/Getty... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
New Japan quake kills seven, with widespread damage reportedthe floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. A ceiling at Kumamoto airport colla
New Japan quake kills seven, with widespread damage reported
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
the floor. Staff urged guests to evacuate. A ceiling at Kumamoto airport collapsed from the shaking, forcing it to close, Jiji Press reported, with no immediate plans to resume flights, and communications in the area were spotty. Japan... Read more
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