Japan nuclear plant – Japan has restarted a nuclear reactor for the first time since the Fukushima disaster in 2011. The power plant in southern Japan will be operated under new safety requirements following the Fukushima disaster. The nuclear plants across the country were gradually shut down after a series of meltdowns at the Fukushima plant […]

Hiroshima Atomic Bombing years to remember- Thursday, Mayor Kazumi Matsui calls for U.S. President Barack Obama and other world leaders to step up efforts toward making a nuclear-weapons-free world. Remembering Japan 70th anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima. On August 6, 1945, 70 years ago to remember, at around 08:10, US B-29 bomber called […]

Hiroshima bombing – Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bomb attack on Thursday. Hiroshima residents are commemorating the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb dropped by an American aircraft. Earlier in the day, thousands of lanterns were released on the Motoyasu river of Hiroshima city and then a ceremony was held […]

Three former executives of Fukushima nuclear plant face trial due to their negligence resulting to disaster. An independent judicial committee announced that the three plant operator executives should stand trial and face the consequences for their alleged actions during the disaster. The men should be charged with professional negligence resulting in death and injury during the […]

Update: Tokyo plane crash killed three- The crash occurred in the residential area of Chofu, Japanese broadcaster NHK said. According to report, five others, including the three remaining passengers and two people on the ground, were taken to hospitals, but their conditions were not immediately known. The plane left from a nearby airfield flying to […]

Japan typhoon Nangka kills 11,000 farmed blue-fin tuna in Japan. The damaged is accumulated to be costing over $10 million, according to Japanese local media, Saturday. Japan typhoon Nangka made landfall in southwestern Japan on the night of July 16 and slowly moved northward before turning into a tropical depression. Nangka made landfall in the eastern […]

Satoru Iwata, Nintendo President dies at 55- After a successful leadership, Satoru Iwata died due to complications. Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata announced dead of  tumor in a Kyoto hospital, western Japan, Saturday, July 11, 2015. He was undergoing surgery for a tumor in his bile duct, however, dies at the age of 55. He was a Japanese businessman […]

Nintendo President Saturo Iwata, and CEO has died of cancer, at age 55 last Saturday, Nintendo said on a statement dated July 13. The president had a surgery last year to remove a tumor in his bile duct. He wrote a letter to the shareholders that the surgery went well but still he cannot attend the annual […]

Sakari Momoi, the world’s oldest man has died of kidney failure at the age of 112, had prolonged his life with healthy diet and a good sleeping habit, born in February 5, 1903 in Minamisoma, Fukushima Japan. He enjoyed to travel with his late wife and liked to read Chinese Poetry, according to Guinness. The Japanese world’s oldest […]

Japan flag carrier decides to buy Airbus planes— Airbus and Japan Airlines agree landmark $9.5bn deal, European manufacturer won firm contracts for 18 A350-900 aircraft and 13 larger A350-1000s worth $9.5 billion at list prices, plus options for 25 more planes, Chief Executive Officer Fabrice Bregier said today at a press conference in Tokyo. Japan Airlines […]