Yesterday marked the third anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. In the aftermath of the disaster, foster parents raising orphaned children are showing signs of fatigue.
Japan on Tuesday marks the third anniversary of the massive quake-tsunami disaster that sparked the Fukushima nuclear crisis.
Memorial ceremonies and events related to the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011, were held Sunday ahead of the third anniversary in areas hit hard by the disaster.
Authorities hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner expanded their search on land and sea Tuesday, reflecting the difficulties in finding traces of the Boeing 777 more than three days after it vanished with 239 people on board.
The Ministry of National Defense (MND) yesterday confirmed that a Navy Cheng Kung-class frigate and an Air Force C-130 aircraft were dispatched yesterday from Penghu Island and Pingtung County respectively to aid in the search and rescue of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, 1 Comment
Mystery deepened Monday over the fate of a Malaysian jet carrying 239 people, as tests on oil slicks showed it was not aircraft fuel while the search for debris failed to yield any trace of the missing aircraft.
The cameraman who witnessed the death of Australian “Crocodile Hunter” Steve Irwin on Monday revealed a stingray stabbed at him “hundreds of times” and his final words were “I'm dying.”
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Monday called a general election for Sept. 20, when his center-right government will seek a third term in office on a platform of strong economic management.
Australia has endured another “angry summer” with more than 150 temperature records smashed, a new report said Monday, with a warning that heatwaves and sweltering conditions will only get worse.
Japan has no plan to revise a landmark 1993 apology over wartime sex slavery, the government's top spokesman said Monday, despite a controversial review of the statement which has sparked a backlash at home and abroad.