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Japan Tsunami: More than 2000 people still missing

September 12th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The skeletal remains of a victim of the Japan tsunami was found by the coast guards during the one and a half year commemoration of the worst ... Read more...

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Indian origin artist goes to Venice Biennale (With Image)

June 2nd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) India-born London-based artist Nandita Chaudhuri has captured the horrors of the Japan tsunami and the psychological drift it has triggered among the millions of survivors ... Read more...

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Stradivarius violin to be sold for Japan tsunami victims’ relief

May 3rd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, May 3 (ANI): A well-preserved Stradivarius violin, the Lady Blunt, which had fetched ten million dollars at its last sale in 2008, would reportedly be auctioned to raise money to help ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami hit over 100 designated evacuation sites

April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Apr 13 (ANI): The March 11 tsunami triggered by a massive earthquake, flooded more than 100 evacuation spot designated by local governments in north-eastern Japan.Many people are believed to have died ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami-hit town to move 1100 evacuees to other areas

April 3rd, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Minamisanriku (Japan), Apr.3 (ANI): The town office of Minamisanriku, one of the coastal communities hardest hit by the tsunami that followed the 8.9 magnitude earthquake in Japan on March 11, has decided ... Read more...

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India to study Japan tsunami’s impact on Indian Ocean

March 23rd, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Indian scientists will study the impact on the Indian Ocean of the Pacific Ocean tsunami that ravaged north-eastern Japan earlier this month, a met department ... Read more...

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India sets up panel to assess tsunami related risks

March 17th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) India Thursday said it was setting up an expert panel to assess tsunami related risks for existing infrastructure projects including nuclear power in the wake ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas dedicate new video to Japan tsunami victims

March 16th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): American hip hop band Black Eyed Peas have dedicated their latest music video 'Just Can't Get Enough' to tsunami victims in Japan.The band themselves narrowly missed becoming embroiled ... Read more...

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50 Cent slammed for poking fun at Japan tsunami victims on Twitter

March 15th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Rapper 50 Cent has sparked outrage by mocking Japan's earthquake and tsunami victims on Twitter.As the death toll continues to climb from the devastating 9.0 earthquake, the singer ... Read more...

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US Senator wants brakes on nuke power plants until Japan tsunami ramification is known

March 14th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): US Senator Joseph I. Lieberman has said that the Obama administration must put brakes, if not stops, on nuclear power plants in the country till they understand ... Read more...

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Indian parliament mourns Japan tsunami deaths

March 14th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) India's parliament Monday opened with the members expressing solidarity with Japan and mourning the deaths of tens of thousands of people killed in last ... Read more...

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Radioactive releases following Japan tsunami can last for months: Experts

March 14th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 14 (ANI): US and Japanese experts have suggested that radioactive releases of steam from the crippled nuclear plants in the aftermath of an earthquake-cum-tsunami in Japan could go on for ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga designs charity bracelet to benefit Japanese tsunami victims

March 13th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): Pop star Lady Gaga has designed a special charity bracelet to raise funds for Japanese earthquake and tsunami victims.The 'Born This Way' singer, 24, has asked her fans ... Read more...

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Sandy tribute to Japan tsunami victims (With Images)

March 12th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 12 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Saturday sculpted a image on the beach in Orissa's Puri town as a tribute to the hundreds of people who lost their ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami toll likely to rise over 1,600

March 12th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 12 (ANI): The death toll from the devastating earthquake-cum-tsunami in Japan is likely to be over 1,600.According to a police tally, the death toll has reached 564 so far, ... Read more...

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Buddhist monks pray for Japan tsunami victims

March 12th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Mar 12 (ANI): Buddhist monks across Uttar Pradesh on Saturday offered special prayers for victims of Friday's 8.9 earthquake-cum-tsunami in northeastern Japan."We pray for peace for the souls of those who ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami waves crush boats on US coast

March 12th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.12 (ANI): Tsunami waves from Japan's massive earthquake have damaged boats on the US West Coast and left one man missing after racing thousands of miles across the Pacific.Cindy Henderson, ... Read more...

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Five people washed away off US coast by Japan tsunami

March 12th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Five people have reportedly been washed off the US coast by the massive earthquake-cum-tsunami in Japan.They were swept out to sea in Crescent City, northern California, The Telegraph ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami alert sparks evacuations across Pacific

March 12th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Honolulu, Mar 12 (ANI): A massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake followed by the devastating tsunami in Japan has generated evacuation orders across the vast expanse of the Pacific.Authorities in the low-lying atolls of ... Read more...

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Malaysian medical relief society prepared to help Japan tsunami victims

March 12th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar.12 (ANI): The Malaysian Medical Relief Society (MERCY Malaysia) has alerted its Rapid Assessment Team, the Emergency Response Unit and volunteers to be deployed to Japan for providing help to ... Read more...

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Japan tsunami waves reach New Zealand

March 12th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 12 (IANS) Waves from the Japanese quake-generated tsunami that lapped New Zealand Saturday peaked at about one metre, a media report said.According to the New Zealand Herald, civil ... Read more...

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US escapes Japan tsunami, says Obama (Lead)

March 12th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 12 (IANS) There was no major damage in the US due to the tsunami caused by Japan's massive earthquake, President Barack Obama has said.Obama said Friday at ... Read more...

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Massive earthquake rocks Japan, tsunami warnings issued

March 11th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- A massive earthquake struck off the coast of northeastern Japan on early Friday afternoon, seismologists said, prompting tsunami warnings for multiple countries.The 7.9-magnitude earthquake at 2.46 p.m. local ... Read more...

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