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Japan hit by another quake (7.1mag) but tsunami warning lifted

Workers at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant were evacuated after a fresh earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1, but officials said it had no detectable effect at the plant. A tsunami alert for north-east Japan was issued but lifted after 90 minutes. The earthquake - at a depth of 49km (32 miles) - struck […]

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Help Japan! Donate to Red Cross through iTunes

We all saw the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on Friday, leaving millions of people homeless and fighting for survival. Saturday saw another earthquake hit Japan, followed by an explosion at Japan's atomic power plant. The country shattered and needs your help. And Apple Inc is making it easy for you to help […]

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BREAKING: Explosion at Japan's atomic (nuclear) power plant

An explosion has been heard from a Japanese nuclear power plant hit by Friday's devastating earthquake and tsunami. Reports said smoke was seen coming from the plant at Fukushima and several workers were injured. Japanese officials fear a meltdown at one of the plant's reactors after radioactive material was detected outside it. A huge relief […]