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5.5-magnitude quake hits Japan’s Hokkaido, no tsunami risk

The Japanese meteorological agency confirmed there was no tsunami risk following the jolt.

5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes off Japan’s Hokkaido

It comes after a powerful 6.6-magnitude quake in September rocked Hokkaido.

Strong quake hits Hokkaido

There is no danger of a tsunami from the quake.

Hokkaido races to secure power supplies before winter grips island

Power demand on Hokkaido in winter is typically more than a third higher than in the warmer months before the quake.

Death toll from Japan quake hits 44, power supply, Toyota output...

Japan's trade minister Hiroshige Seko calls on the island's businesses and 5.3 million residents to use about 20% less energy to prevent further blackouts.

Japan PM visits quake-hit Hokkaido as toll rises to 37

Abe toured the city and commercial hub of Sapporo, where Thursday's 6.6-magnitude jolt has left houses tilted and roads cracked.

Japan toll rises to 30 after powerful quake

The majority of the dead are from the small rural town of Atsuma, where a cluster of dwellings were wrecked.

Rescuers with dogs search for survivors after deadly Japan quake

Soldiers in fatigues and orange-clad rescue workers searched for survivors, picking through debris on huge mounds of earth near the epicentre in Atsuma in southern Hokkaido.

16 maut, 26 hilang gempa kuat landa Hokkaido

Gempa bumi kuat bermagnitud 6.7 mengegar Hokkaido, utara Jepun pada awal Khamis menyebabkan tanah runtuh di kawasan pergunungan.

Japan quake, landslides leave at least 9 dead

Aerial views showed dozens of houses destroyed at the bottom of a hill, with a rescue helicopter winching a resident to safety.

Nikkei falls on Hokkaido quake; spotlight on reshuffled benchmark stocks

Japan began on Wednesday to clean up after typhoon Jebi killed 11 people, injured hundreds and stranded thousands at Kansai Airport.

Landslides leave dozens missing after quake hits Hokkaido

3 million homes lost power after the quake damaged a major thermal plant supplying the region.

Landslides after powerful 6.6 magnitude quake hits Japan’s Hokkaido

Officials warns of the risk of further quakes.

Japanese confirmed as world’s oldest living man at age 112

Masazo Nonaka took the title from the recently-deceased Francisco Núñez Olivera.

Japan court rejects lawsuit against construction of nuclear plant

The construction of a nuclear plant in Ōma had been opposed by many people.

Budak ‘nakal’ terselamat 7 hari ditinggalkan di hutan

Bapa mangsa mengakui "bertindak melampau" dengan meninggalkan anaknya di tepi jalan, tetapi menegaskan ia adalah demi kebaikan kanak-kanak itu.