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2011-03-17

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Japan's anonymous nuclear heroes

On the road to Fukushima Daiichi, Japan’s stricken nuclear power plant a big sign says it all. It reads ‘Danger – entry forbidden.’ It is the

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Power cuts and protests in Tokyo

Japan’s government has asked train companies in the Tokyo area to reduce their services by ten percent during rush hours, to offset the effects of

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Yen up, stocks down, fear high

Fear continues to drive trading in Japan’s financial markets. An unfolding nuclear threat has investors dumping shares and trying to guess what the

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José Bové, ex-rebel now MEP

As far as the French go, José Bové is no ordinary Frenchman. At times he has come across as larger than life, stirring up a crowd in Seattle…