Nagasaki Prefecture

Type: Province
Name: Nagasaki Prefecture
First reported 48 mins ago - Updated 48 mins ago - 1 reports

Damage from Japan`s volcanic eruption worst since WW II

Japanese media reported on Wednesday that a rescue operation on its fourth day since the volcanic eruption in Mount Ontake in Japan resulted in the discovery of 12 additional hikers whose heartbeat had stopped.The discovery brings the number of hikers ... [Published Donga.com - 48 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Death toll reaches 47

Jiji Press NAGANO (Jiji Press) — The death toll from the eruption of Mt. Ontake on Saturday has reached 47, making it the deadliest volcanic disaster in Japan in the postwar period, Nagano prefectural police and other sources said Wednesday.Roughly 1,000 ... [Published The Japan News - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Nagano, Shinzo Abe, Gifu, Japan
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

More Japan utilities halt grid access

Shikoku Electric — whose service area spans Shikoku, the smallest of Japan’s four main islands — will stop responding to new applications for grid access this week, according to an online statement.Okinawa Electric Power also said in an online statement ... [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Japan volcanic eruption: Search for survivors suspended on Mount Ontake, dozens believed to be dead

The search for victims of a volcanic eruption in Japan has been suspended because of fears of rising levels of toxic gas.More than 500 rescuers from the military and fire services had been looking for survivors and recovering bodies from Saturday's eruption ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

Japan volcanic eruption: Four of 31 people found unconscious on Mt Ontake confirmed dead

Related Story: More than 30 people found in 'cardiac arrest' on Japanese volcano Related Story: Japan volcano eruption traps hikersAuthorities have confirmed the deaths of four of the 31 people found unconscious near the peak of an erupting volcano ... [Published ABC Online - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese town plans 125MW: report

The authorities in the town of Karumai, Iwate prefecture — on the northern tip of the main Japanese island of Honshu — reportedly want to start construction in November 2016.The hope to build the project in a 300-hectare patch of forest, Nikkei Business ... [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Robot team turns dreams to reality with Skeletonics

Every self-respecting fan of robots, or even animations featuring robots, has at some point dreamed of strapping themselves into an exoskeleton and emulating their favorite anime heroes.The Skeletonics robot suit, developed by 24-year-old Reyes Tatsuru ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 24 2014]
Entities: Robotics, Hachioji, Tokyo
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Japan's Nagasaki Kunchi annual festival

Nagasaki Kunchi festival is rich in cosmopolitan atmosphere befitting a city which has prospered through trade. This is an autumn festival held at Suwa Shrine which has a history of 370 years.Today, this festival is held every year for three days starting ... [Published Meri News - Sep 23 2014]
Entities: Nagasaki, Japan, Atmosphere
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Japan's consumers spending more on leisure instead of goods

TOKYO -- Consumer spending on amusement in Japan has fared well of late.This brisk demand has been supported by an increase in foreign visitors to Japan and a trend among Japanese consumers to spend more on experiences over physical goods.Amid concerns ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tamagawa Holdings Set to Build 1.3MW Solar Plant in Chiba

2014/09/18 20:50Kenji Kaneko, Nikkei BP CleanTech InstituteThe mega solar plant in operation in Shimonoseki City (source: Tamagawa Holdings)Tamagawa Holdings Co Ltd announced Aug 29, 2014, that it has acquired a construction site (about 15,000m 2 ) for ... [Published Tech-On! - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Island shrine is picturesque destination for tourists and pilgrims alike

NAGASAKI – A shrine on a tiny island that has been likened to France’s Mont Saint-Michel is drawing increasing numbers of visitors, boosting expectations for the tourist industry in that part of Nagasaki Prefecture.Kojima Shrine is a Shinto holy site ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 18 2014]
Entities: Shinto, Nagasaki, France
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Nagasaki delegation visits Cathedral

A delegation from Nagasaki Prefecture, led by the Prefectural Governor, Houdou Nakamura, attended the 10 a.m. Mass Aug. 31 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.With the cooperation of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Nagasaki, the people of Nagasaki ... [Published Angelus The Tidings Online - Sep 05 2014]

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...serving as placards of the town, arrive at the head of the parade, the spectators lining the streets call out "Come quickly, we're waiting!," or "Turn around in a big circle!"
...Announcing the 2014 edition of Jodhpur RIFF, HH Maharaja Gaj Singh II of Jodhpur-Marwar and Patron of the Festival said, "As we begin on the 8th of Oct due to the single minded and consistent excellence of Jodhpur RIFF, we are beginning to see a greater presence of the wonderful Rajasthani artistes in other mainstream music forums as well."
...was a long and protracted process, but that now the decision on test fields has been made, wind power should be on course for rapid development. "This will help the Japanese people familiarise themselves with ocean-based power and create an environment where it is easier for them to accept offshore wind power" he says

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Damage from Japan`s volcanic eruption worst sin... [Published Donga.com - 48 mins ago]
Death toll reaches 47 [Published The Japan News - 6 hours ago]
Volcanic gas hinders rescue mission [Published The Japan News - 8 hours ago]
More Japan utilities halt grid access [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 30 2014]
Japan volcanic eruption: Search for survivors s... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 29 2014]
Kyushu halt leaves 5.4GW in lurch [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 29 2014]
Japan volcanic eruption: Ash cloud would have b... [Published ABC Online - Sep 29 2014]
Japan volcanic eruption: Four of 31 people foun... [Published ABC Online - Sep 28 2014]
Over 30 People Likely Dead From Mount Ontake Er... [Published International Business Times Australia - Sep 28 2014]
Japanese town plans 125MW: report [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 25 2014]
Japan's trading houses moving more into seafood... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 24 2014]
SeaAngel set for year-end installation [Published RechargeNews.com - Sep 24 2014]
Robot team turns dreams to reality with Skeleto... [Published Japan Times - Sep 24 2014]
Japan's Nagasaki Kunchi annual festival [Published Meri News - Sep 23 2014]
Aso volcano area designated as a Global Geopark [Published Japan Times - Sep 23 2014]
Nagasaki Kunchi Festival- Japan [Published Travel and Tour World - Sep 23 2014]
Japan's consumers spending more on leisure inst... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 22 2014]
Benesse : Notice Regarding Change of Representa... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 19 2014]
Tamagawa Holdings Set to Build 1.3MW Solar Plan... [Published Tech-On! - Sep 18 2014]
Island shrine is picturesque destination for to... [Published Japan Times - Sep 18 2014]
RIFF in Jaipur or Nagasaki Kunchi Fest: Where t... [Published Economic Times - Sep 18 2014]
Abe's astute Aussie diplomacy needs to be repea... [Published Japan Times - Sep 11 2014]
Nagasaki delegation visits Cathedral [Published Angelus The Tidings Online - Sep 05 2014]
For trading firms, future of bluefin tuna is fa... [Published The Japan News - Sep 05 2014]
Biggest defense budget requests [Published Japan Times - Sep 05 2014]
Stronger measures against stalking [Published Japan Times - Sep 05 2014]
Crewman's suicide points to bullying culture in... [Published Japan Times - Sep 02 2014]
Orix builds Japan's first ex-airport PV [Published Renewable Energy News - Sep 02 2014]
Farmers, fishers team up with leading trading f... [Published The Japan News - Sep 01 2014]
Kyocera to build 2.9MW floating PV [Published Renewable Energy News - Sep 01 2014]
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101.91 ¥/$ (5 p.m.) [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 29 2014]
Traffic at the Maritime Self-Defense Force base at Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, is typically dominated by Japanese and U.S. warships, but in July it saw an unusual variety of vessel. An Indian frigate and destroyer docked en route to joint exercises ...
Japanese Girl Allegedly Decapitated Her 15-Year... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 28 2014]
A high school girl murdered and dismembered her classmate’s body, Japanese police said. Sasebo in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. yohey yamagata/yohey yamagata A 15-year-old Japanese girl, who has not been identified because she is a minor, was arrested ...
A Visual Trip Through The World's Mining Ghost ... [Published Zero Hedge - Jun 10 2014]
As each of the following seven towns from history around the world boomed on the back of resource-hungry bubbles , no one could have foreseen (or even believed) that it would ever end... but as the following dismal images show - end it did. Is this ...
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