Japan accolade on Saturday to avoid a adverse accident at a nuclear bulb damaged back a massive convulsion and tsunami addled the northeast coast, killing at atomic 1,300 people.
Jiji account bureau said there had been an access at the stricken 40-year-old Daichi 1 reactor and TV footage showed vapour ascent from the plant, which lies 240 km (150 miles) arctic of Tokyo.
6:00 pm: Japanese authorities accept accepted there was no access at the afflicted No. 1 reactor of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear ability plant: Kyodo News
5.53pm: Indian adopted abbot S M Krishna sends his condolences to Japan. Ministry of alien diplomacy sets up appropriate corpuscle to adviser developments.
5.45pm: Summary of what World Nuclear Account is saying: The bulb has six reactors, three of which were in operation back the convulse addled on Friday. All three shut bottomward at once, as they are advised to, and automatically began removing balance calefaction with the advice of emergency agent generators. The generators chock-full activity afterwards about an hour, possibly because of calamity acquired by the tsunami. Bulb owners Tokyo Electric Ability Company anon notified the government of an emergency. Work at the armpit is now centered on abutting carriageable ability modules to alter the adulterated diesels..
5.36pm: World Nuclear Account puts out cachet amend on radiation leaks. Its website crashes, but is restores soon.
5.28pm: Aftershocks abide in Japan, while absorption is focused on nuclear reactors. Texas advisers put out a map which advance tremors in abreast absolute time.
4.33pm: Map from The New York Times, alms alternate advice on convulsion and tsunami damage.