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Shock Begins To Turn To Anger In Japan

Shock among survivors of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami turned to anger Wednesday as nearly a half-million people displaced by the disaster and resulting nuclear crisis remained crammed in makeshift evacuation centers, many with few basic necessities and even less information. 1,309 more words

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Ottawa recommends 80-km nuclear evacuation zone

Ottawa is warning Canadians to stay at least 80 kilometres from Japan’s Fukoshima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant — an advisory that comes as many countries and organizations evacuate their citizens from at-risk areas. 269 more words

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Sobering risks on the nuclear power plant

Splitting the atom was a major technological feat for humankind. Releasing energy from it for electricity production was yet another major step towards supporting the unfolding path of civilisation. 788 more words

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Foreigners flee Japan's growing nuclear crisis

A second reactor containment vessel is feared broken at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, and international authorities have voiced rising fears that Japan‘s nuclear emergency is more dangerous than its government is saying publicly. 1,160 more words


Fukushima radiation can't reach India

Radiation from Japan‘s Fukushima nuclear plant is unlikely to reach India. It could, but wind direction and geography are working in India’s favour. Dismissing anonymous email and text messages warning against exposure to rain, top… 281 more words

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World needs to rethink nuclear after Japan disaster

Jittery Japan, now living in dread of a nuclear catastrophe after its atomic energy plant was damaged by an earthquake which tiggered a tsunami… 144 more words

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Indian firms in Japan send staff back home

Amid fears of an impending nuclear disaster in Japan, Indian firms based in the quake-affected country are evacuating their employees and their families.

“We have made arrangements for flying back 185 Indians in a chartered Kingfisher Airlines flight early on Friday,” said Sudip Banerjee, CEO of L&T Infotech. 516 more words

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