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  1. Landslides caused by an earthquake are seen in Atsuma town

    Power returning to Hokkaido, but quake exposes flaws of Japan grid

    After an earthquake knocked out power to 5.3 million people this week, Hokkaido Electric expects to restore service to most of them by the end of ...
  2. Houses damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake, are seen in Atsuma town

    Rescuers with dogs search for survivors after deadly Japan quake

    The death toll from a powerful earthquake that rattled the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido doubled to at least 16, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...
  3. Police officers search for survivors from a house damaged by a landslide caused by an earthquake in

    Rescuers with dogs search for survivors after deadly Japan quake

    Rescue workers with dogs searched for survivors on Friday in debris-strewn landslides caused by an earthquake in Japan's northern island of ...
  4. People look at an area damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo

    Football: Japan cancel friendly with Chile after earthquake

  5. Hokkaido snowfall 3

    Northern Japan hit by heavy snowfall

    A strong cold weather front lingered over Northern Japan on Thursday (Jan 12), dumping heavy snow across the northern island of Hokkaido, as well ...
  6. Hokkaido snowfall 3

    Thousands stranded at Japan airport after heavy snow

    Heavy snow in northern Japan caused transport chaos over the holiday weekend, with flights and train services cancelled and thousands of ...
  7. Work begins at a poultry farm in Kawaminami, Miyazaki Prefecture, southwestern Japan to bury chicke

    New Japan bird flu outbreak brings fresh cull of chickens

    Tackling Japan's sixth outbreak since end-November, Kyushu authorities said they will gas just over 120,000 chickens after the H5 virus was ...
  8. Ground crew conduct pre-flight checks for a Singapore Airlines' Airbus A380 passenger jet

    Heavy snow leaves SIA passengers stranded in Sapporo over the weekend

    Nearly 200 Singapore Airlines (SIA) passengers were originally scheduled to leave Sapporo for Singapore on Friday and after two flight delays, ...