Atomic bomb survivors to attend Hiroshima event for Obama visit

Obama has said he will not apologise for the Aug 6, 1945 bombing.

John Kerry apology for Hiroshima bombing not on table: US official

John Kerry will not apologise for the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima during his visit to the city for weekend G7 talks, a State Department official said on Sunday.

Russia planned to nuke London during Cold War: Report

Russia was planning to nuke London during the Cold War in 1954, according to a media report.

Nagasaki anniversary:Disney apologises for inappropriate tweet

Nagasaki anniversary:Disney apologises for inappropriate tweet

US entertainment giant Disney was forced to apologise after one of its Japanese language tweets was criticised for being insensitive as the country commemorated the 70th anniversary of the Nagasaki atomic bombing.

Pope recalls horror of atomic bombs 70 years ago

Pope Francis says the detonation of atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki 70 years ago remains "a permanent warning to humanity" to reject war and ban weapons of mass destruction.

My skin hung loose like dirty rag: Nagasaki survivor recounts horror

My skin hung loose like dirty rag: Nagasaki survivor recounts horror

It has been 70 long years since the city of Nagasaki became the victim of indescribable trauma unleashed when the US dropped an atomic bomb codenamed 'Fat Boy' on the fateful morning of August 9, 1945. However the scars and memories remain intact, perhaps too intense to be wiped by the waves of time.

Bells toll in Nagasaki as Japan marks 70 years since atomic bombing

Bells toll in Nagasaki as Japan marks 70 years since atomic bombing

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and Nagasaki Mayor on Monday were among several delegates attending the ceremony to mark 70 years since an atomic bomb was dropped at the southern Japanese city on August 9 1945.

Nagasaki to mark 70th anniversary of atomic bombing

Japan on Sunday marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki that claimed tens of thousands of lives in one of the final chapters of World War II.

Nagasaki atomic bomb left a man scarred for life

Struggling a bit with a left arm that has never straightened out, Sumiteru Taniguchi slowly peeled the undershirt off his frail 86-year-old body to show two visitors his scars from the atomic bomb attack on Nagasaki.

70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing: Facts you should know

70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing: Facts you should know

Japan is on Thursday marking 70 years since the atomic bombing in Hiroshima that helped end World War II.

Nagasaki marks 69th anniversary of US atomic bombing

Tens of thousands marked the 69th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of Nagasaki on Saturday, as the city`s pacifist mayor urged the Japanese government to listen to increasing concerns over controversial plans to expand the role of its military.

China newspaper posts map of A-bombed Japan

A Chinese newspaper published a map of Japan with mushroom clouds rising above Hiroshima and Nagasaki, provoking outrage Tuesday from Tokyo`s foreign minister, who is from the first of the cities to be obliterated.

Hiroshima, Nagasaki protest US plutonium test

Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui said in his letter that the test showed the "United States intends to cling to its nuclear stockpile indefinitely, and such actions are completely unacceptable".

Nagasaki marks 68th anniversary of US atomic bombing

Nagasaki on Friday marked the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing by the United States during World War II that turned the Japanese city into an inferno.

Nagasaki to slam govt for not backing statement against nuke weapon use

The Nagasaki city government will condemn the central government in its annual ceremony in August for not joining a group of countries endorsing a statement against the use of nuclear weapons, its draft message said on Saturday.

Japan: Nagasaki marks 67th atomic bomb anniversary

Nagasaki marked the 67th anniversary of the western Japanese city`s atomic bombing, calling for a world free of threats from radiation.

The anatomy of an atomic mind

Who were the brains behind Manhattan Project which changed the course of history forever?

Nagasaki calls for shift from nukes to renewables

The Japanese city of Nagasaki today
called for a shift away from nuclear power to renewables as it
commemorated the 66th anniversary of its atomic bombing at the end of World War II.

Nepal confers Buddha award on Hiroshima, Nagasaki activists

The award of $50,000 will go jointly to the mayors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

‘Obama not to visit Hiroshima, Nagasaki during Japan trip’

US Prez will not visit Hiroshima and Nagasaki during his trip to Japan next
month.