6.1-magnitude earthquake in North Japan

On Saturday (Friday in Ecuador) an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 degrees on the Richter scale hit northern Japan. Still have not being reported damage or issued a tsunami warning. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the quake occurred at 11:36 local time (21:36 for...

Number of missing rises to 51 because of floods in Hiroshima

The number of dead by the floods in Hiroshima, western Japan, remains at 39, while the missing people increase, rising to 51. The authorities today do not rule out that these numbers increase as they continue with the rescue. Between 3,000 police, firefighters and members of the...

10 dead and 500,000 evacuated in Japan by typhoon “Halong”

Japan has suffered the ravages of Typhoon ‘Halong’, which so far has left a total of 10 dead and 2 missing, dozens injured, nearly 500,000 evacuated and hundreds of flights canceled. After its arrival in the Japanese sea during the weekend, the typhoon left the...