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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    PM urges anti-terrorism steps at Japan's nuclear plants

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 07:00pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... Associated Press in Tokyo Japan’s prime minister has acknowledged that Japanese nuclear plants need to increase anti-terrorism measures, a major weak spot found in the wake of the Fukushima disasters. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told a parliamentary session on Tuesday that investigation into the tsunami-hit Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant revealed an overall lack of security. ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan formally accepts new nuclear safety requirements

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 03:59pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... the Fukushima disaster. The new requirements for the first time make it compulsory that plants take steps to guard against radiation leaks in the case of severe accidents, install emergency command ... radiation leaks at the Fukushima plant. The new requirements for the first time make it compulsory that plants take steps to guard against radiation leaks in the case of severe accidents, install ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China takes right path for expanding nuclear power

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Right path for nuclear power From every disaster there is a lesson and China has taken the calamity at Japan's Fukushima plant 19 months ago to heart. Rather than ... by a massive earthquake, caused a partial meltdown at the Fukushima plant, Beijing had unveiled plans to become the global leader in nuclear energy by 2020. But amid an outcry about safety, it ordered ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Radioactive water leak feared at Japan nuke plant

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 05:45pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... contains 13,000 tons of the water, which is part of the water that was used to cool melted fuel at the Fukushima Dai-ichi reactors damaged in the March 2011 disaster. So much water has been used ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan will go nuclear free, PM insists

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 05:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... on nuclear policy, the paper said in an editorial. With the societal scars from the tsunami-sparked meltdowns at Fukushima refusing to heal, there has been a groundswell of public opposition ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    One killed in Indian nuclear power plant protests

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 02:32pm by Reuters in Chennai

    ... and tsunami hit Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, causing radiation leaks and forcing mass evacuations. The protesters fear a similar accident could happen in southern India, a region ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 16, 2013

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Japan is still suffering from the effects of the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima power plant on March 11, 2011, following a tsunami. Officials and local residents remain concerned about ...



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