Published: July 08, 2021
ATAMI, Shizuoka -- About 1,700 search and rescue personnel were deployed in Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, on Wednesday, five days after dozens of people went missing when a major mudslide hit their neighborhood.
Published: July 06, 2021
Heavy rains that hit the southern parts of the country overnight flooded houses and farmlands, and disrupted the power supply and train services, leaving one dead and forcing 47 people to evacuate, authorities said Tuesday.
Published: July 05, 2021
TOKYO - Rescuers used heavy machinery, shovels and dogs on Monday as they searched desperately for survivors from a landslide in the seaside city of Atami that has left at least four people dead and 80 missing.