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Japan earthquake: Tokyo power cuts amid nuclear fears

As technicians battle to stabilise a third reactor at the quake-stricken Japanese nuclear plant in Fukushima, residents in the Japanese capital have faced power cuts.

Parts of Tokyo were left in darkness on Monday evening following a planned 90-minute electricity outage because of the ongoing problems at the Fukushima Daiichi plant.

Japanese TV station NHK reported on power outage.

  • 14 Mar 2011
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