Nagasaki

Postman, who survived 1945 Nagasaki Atomic bomb, dies at 88

Postman, who survived 1945 Nagasaki Atomic bomb, dies at 88

The then-postman, aged only 16 when the attack happened in the closing days of World War II, suffered horrific burns to his back and left arm that took years to heal properly.

Aug 30, 2017, 12:28 PM IST

Nagasaki commemorates 72nd anniversary of Atomic bombing

The Japanese city Nagasaki on Wednesday marked the 72nd anniversary of the US atomic bombing during World War II, with Mayor Tomihisa Taue insisting that Tokyo joins a treaty to ban nuclear weapons.

Aug 09, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

Japan rescues 26 North Koreans from sinking cargo ship

The Japanese Coast Guard on Thursday rescued 26 North Koreans unhurt from a sinking cargo ship off Japan`s southern coast.

Jan 12, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversary

Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversary

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in his address in Nagasaki, called on world leaders to honour the global Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty.

Aug 09, 2016, 12:25 PM IST