UNDPI.org

NGO information exchange

Monday
Sep 24th
 
Home arrow Crises arrow Japan March 2011
Japan March 2011
Whaling fleet returns to Shimonoseki from Antarctic
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 07 April 2013
Whaling fleet returns to Shimonoseki from Antarctic
Japan's three-ship whaling fleet led by the mother ship Nisshin Maru returned to the port of Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture, on Sunday after completing this season's so-called research whaling in the Antarctic Ocean. Multiple flaws and dents were visible on the bow and hull of the Nisshin Maru,.......
Read more... [Whaling fleet returns to Shimonoseki from Antarctic]
 
Stricken Japanese nuclear plant leaking radioactive water
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 07 April 2013
Stricken Japanese nuclear plant leaking radioactive water
For the second time in as many days, radioactive water has leaked from an underground storage tank at the in Japan . The plant is running out of space to store...
Read more... [Stricken Japanese nuclear plant leaking radioactive water]
 
Japan newspaper to feature historic tours of Saipan
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 07 April 2013
Japan newspaper to feature historic tours of Saipan
(MVA) — Sankei Shimbun, a major nationwide newspaper circulated to over 1-million readers in Japan, visited Saipan and Tinian last week to help promote the his...
Read more... [Japan newspaper to feature historic tours of Saipan]
 
Japan orders SDF to shoot down any incoming DPRK missile
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 07 April 2013
Japan orders SDF to shoot down any incoming DPRK missile
TOKYO, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera on Sunday ordered the Self-Defense Forces (SDF) to prepare for the shooting down of the D...
Read more... [Japan orders SDF to shoot down any incoming DPRK missile]
 
BOJ's policy welcome for world growth: IMF's Lagarde
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 07 April 2013
BOJ's policy welcome for world growth: IMF's Lagarde
A huge monetary stimulus package to be unleashed by the Bank of Japan this week is a welcome step in supporting growth in the world economy, the managing direc...
Read more... [BOJ's policy welcome for world growth: IMF's Lagarde]
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Results 16 - 20 of 64932

Poll

How often do you receive first hand information about the UN from your radio & TV stations?
 

Crisis watch

  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.