January 18, 2019

Japan Tsunami-Earthquake death toll and missing keeps rising

Japan's national police say 8,649 people are confirmed dead after a 9.0-magnitude earthquake and devastating tsunami on March 11 destroyed entire towns. The number of missing is officially 13,262 people, with police admitting that at least half that number will be confirmed dead. There are an … [Read more...]

Japan – ‘Hero’ workers sacrifice themselves to cool nuclear reactors

Japan says it is stepping up efforts to cool overheating fuel rods at the earthquake and tsunami-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. Helicopters and water cannon have been dumping tonnes of seawater onto the reactors in an attempt to prevent fuel rods from melting. The reactors are reasonably … [Read more...]

Christchurch NZ Earthquake first victims list released

The New Zealand Police have announced that the death toll for the Christchurch Earthquake now stands at 166. There are still arounda dozen people still listed as missing. The New Zealand Police have released the following names as formally indentified victims. Official Victims List (as … [Read more...]