Minamata, Japan News, Events and Opinion on Allvoices
Front Page

Minamata News

 
 
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Minamata :: Japan | updated 2012-11-02 01:21:53 -0700 | disasters-news

Report By: Nina Rai April 12, 2011: A newly-released video has captured the utter panic on the faces of people, trying to out race the Japanese tsunami waves. As the water surges upwards, people are seen in the footage simply...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 500   News Stories: 3
Blog Posts: 3 6 4 4
 
Breaking News: Japan Tsunami survivors cling, antenna (See Pictures)
   
Posted by: faraway

Minamata :: Japan | updated 2012-11-02 01:18:58 -0700 | disasters-news

he following pictures show people hanging from an antenna and the railing of the stairs of a building, if they try to save the tsunami in Japan on March 11. The images were made ​​in Minamisanriku, northeastern Japan, one of...
Credibility      Reach    
Views: 576   News Stories: 24
Blog Posts: 1 10 15 0
 
 
   
Source: Natural News

Minamata :: Japan | updated 2014-03-19 22:31:50 -0700 | travel-news

As the United Nations presses forward with plans to limit mercury exposure and pollution worldwide as part of its Minamata Convention, controversy is erupting over certain exemptions in the treaty that many say are unjust and unfair. According to Environmental...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
   
Source: Japan Times

Minamata :: Japan | updated 2014-03-17 02:11:21 -0700 | travel-news

The Environment Ministry on March 7 adopted a new policy concerning official recognition of people as sufferers of Minamata disease Japan's most serious pollution-induced illness which is caused by organic mercury. At first glance, the new policy appears to relax...
Credibility  
Views: 0   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 
   
Source: Japan Times

Minamata :: Japan | updated 2014-04-10 07:00:21 -0700 | health-news

In one picture, taken in August 1960, a 26-year-old woman stands alone on train station platform. She is leaving her son, born with Minamata disease, following divorce to start her life again. On the next page, together with her new...
Credibility  
Views: 3   News Stories: 0
Blog Posts: 0 0 0 0
 

People In The News

Build Your Allvoices Brand. Gain Influence. Make Money.

Join the Build Your Allvoices Brand Incentive Program



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.