Al Jazeera Blogs


Though the two Japanese towns of Ofunato and Yoshihama were both hit in the March 11 disaster, massive differences exist in terms of losses and casualties.

Last Modified: 29 Mar 2011 18:19

Whichever way you choose to look at it, cricket, like life, though unfair in itself, levels the playing field.

Last Modified: 29 Mar 2011 01:04

In Rikuzentakata, Japan, the March 11 earthquake and tsunami created a trail of destruction and death that has left the crematorium overwhelmed.

Last Modified: 23 Mar 2011 18:16

While Google has not mentioned from which country these targeted activists were from, and did not answer Al Jazeera's query when we contacted them for more information, we have learned that at least some of the targets were in China, and that some of the perpetrators are also based in China.

Last Modified: 23 Mar 2011 07:02

Ask Afghan security forces if they are ready to take charge of security and the answer is always the same: not without better equipment.

Last Modified: 21 Mar 2011 04:27

The head chef of the Gasyu-Toutou restaurant told us that while supplies aren't running low in Osaka, that sending food up north meant that prices would go up here soon.

Last Modified: 17 Mar 2011 10:20

Fearing radiation after the explosion at Fukushima nuclear reactor, people are flocking to far away areas believed to be safe.

Last Modified: 16 Mar 2011 09:46