It was the only criminal case to arise out of the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.Read more
Fukushima nuclear disaster
More than eight years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, a Japanese court has cleared three former executives of the firm operating the plant of professional negligence.
It was the only criminal case to arise out of the disaster, which was the worst since Chernobyl in 1986.
In 2011 a plant operated by Tokyo Electric Power was hit by a tsunami causing a triple meltdown.
Eight years after the disaster at the Japanese nuclear power station, the clean-up is continuing.
Eight years on from the nuclear disaster, some have chosen to return to the small town of Okuma in Japan.
Eight years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan, an evacuation order has been lifted in parts of the nearby town of Okuma for the first time. BBC correspondent Rupert Wingfield Hayes had the story: Photo credit: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images
A Japanese high school hit by the 2011 tsunami has re-opened to visitors as a memorial to the disaster.