Is there is a silver lining to the unexpected heavy rainstorms that have wreaked havoc in Sydney and parts of New South Wales this week? The intense storms destroyed hilltop homes that were crushed by...

An oatmeal product manufactured in Japan has been found to be radioactive in Hong Kong, although the report also said the radioactivity of the food was ‘of low levels.’ The Hong Kong Government’s...

It is sometimes said that cockroaches will be the only survivors of a nuclear disaster. Not so! Octopus and whelk (the latter being a marine snail) are both traditional seafoods in Japan. Each of these...

Japan’s government has imposed a ban on shipments of rice produced in certain parts of Fukushima after high levels of radioactive caesium were detected. The announcement was made by the Chief Cabinet...