Radioactive water storage tanks are seen at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, located in Okuma City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, 18 February 2019. Photo: REUTERS / Issei Kato

South Korea calls for plan to deal with Fukushima contaminated water

South Korea's Foreign Ministry called on Monday the Japanese embassy's economy minister

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Radioactive water storage tanks are seen at Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture. Photo: REUTERS

Japan will resume efforts to combat Fukushima contaminated water

Japan is resuming efforts to disperse the accumulation of contaminated water at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, which is

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In this photo released by the official website of the Iranian Presidency's office, President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a meeting during his provincial tour of North Khorasan, Iran, on Sunday, 14 July 2019. (Photo: Office of the Iranian Presidency via AP)

EU seeks to reduce tensions in Persian Gulf

The nations of the European Union (EU) wanted to reduce tensions in the Persian Gulf region on Monday and

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4 unit # Genkai nuclear plant in Saga province, southwest Japan. The reactor restarted operations on the same day for the first time in more than six and a half years, amid persistent security concerns. Photo: KYODO

Court rejects request for suspension of nuclear reactors in southwestern Japan

The Supreme Court of Fukuoka confirmed Wednesday a court of first instance decision to reject an appeal from residents

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Shantal, of 5 years, lives less than 100 meters from a plastic recycling plant in the village of Canumay West in the city of Valenzuela. Photo: Martin San Diego / The Guardian

"The smell of burnt plastic wakes us up": The plastic city of the Philippines

As the noon approaches in the city of Valenzuela and the residents prepare for lunch, the smell

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Kyushu Electric Power's Sendai nuclear power station is in Satsumasendai, Kagoshima prefecture, Japan, August 8, 2015. Japanese utility Kyushu Electric Power said on August 17 that it was monitoring activity at a volcano near its Sendai nuclear plant, but did not need to take any special precautions after authorities warned of the risk of a larger-than-usual eruption. Picture taken August 8, 2015. REUTERS / Issei Kato

Japan to suspend nuclear plants if counter-terrorism measures are not taken

Japan's nuclear regulator has decided on Wednesday not to allow power companies to operate reactors if they do not implement

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Toshiba's power system group manager Jun Suzuki shows a remotely controlled melted-fuel probe device at its Yokohama facility near Tokyo in January's 28 (AP Photo)

Toshiba reveals robot to probe Fukushima nuclear fuel

Toshiba unveiled a remote control robot with tweezers on Monday and wants to investigate the inside of a

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