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Disaster on city’s outskirts kills 36, with at least seven still missing
Natural disaster on the outskirts of Hiroshima leaves at least seven others missing
Yoshiki Sasai, whose high-profile research had to be retracted, hanged himself in his office
Critics claim a vaguely worded secrecy law gives the Japanese government sweeping powers
A plan to reduce the flow of water from the damaged nuclear plant is already behind schedule and may never actually work
Exodus has added to the challenges of the ongoing work at the beleaguered plant
Tokyo's military outlook tracks shift in balance of power in Asia
At least one man dead and 500,000 urged to evacuate amid torrential rains
Forecasters are calling Typhoon Neoguri a 'once in decades storm' that is 'extremely intense'