Rescue Teams Search For Survivors In Hokkaido

Rescue teams search for survivors in Hokkaido

Rescuers are continuing a round-the-clock search to find survivors following a deadly earthquake in Hokkaido.
12 people died and 22 others are still missing.

The search effort is focused near the epicenter in the town of Atsuma.

Hokkaido Quake: Search And Rescue Efforts Continue

Hokkaido quake: search and rescue efforts continue

Rescuers in Hokkaido are digging through rubble and mud in their search for survivors. It's been one day since a powerful earthquake rocked the island and tremors continue. 8 people are dead and 24 remain missing.

Near the epicenter, rescuers are working around the clock in the town of Atsuma looking for the missing.

Search For Quake Survivors Continues In Hokkaido

Search for quake survivors continues in Hokkaido

Rescuers in Hokkaido are digging through rubble and mud in their search for survivors. It's been one day since a powerful earthquake rocked the island and tremors continue. 8 people are dead and 24 remain missing.

Near the epicenter, rescuers are working around the clock in the town of Atsuma looking for the missing.

Search And Rescue Efforts Continue In Hokkaido

Search and rescue efforts continue in Hokkaido

Rescuers in Hokkaido, northern Japan, are digging through rubble and mud in their search for survivors.
It's been one day since a powerful earthquake rocked the island, and tremors continue.
8 people are dead and 26 remain missing.

Near the epicenter, rescuers are working around the clock in the town of Atsuma looking for the missing.
The quake measured the strongest possible level on Japan's seismic intensity scale here, triggering massive landslides that wiped out homes.
5 people died there and all the 26 missing are from this area.

Police Search Hospital After Patient Deaths

Police search hospital after patient deaths

Police searched a hospital in the city of Gifu in central Japan on Tuesday after the deaths of elderly patients. They are suspected of having died of heatstroke after the air conditioners on their floors broke down.

Police say 3 men and 2 women aged between 83 and 85 died at Y&M Fujikake Daiichi Hospital from Sunday through Tuesday. The patients were on the 3rd and 4th floors.

Search For Civilian Ships Sunk In Wartime Begins

Search for civilian ships sunk in wartime begins

Japanese university researchers have begun searching for 4 civilian ships that were sunk by US attacks in the East China Sea during World War Two.

A team from Kyushu Institute of Technology arrived on Friday night at the site of where one of the wrecks is thought to be located.

Frantic Search For Missing Goes On

Frantic search for missing goes on

People in western Japan are still struggling to deal with the extensive damage a week after torrential rains led to flooding and landslides. The number of dead has risen to more than 180 while crews frantically search for any signs of the more than 60 still missing.

This security camera footage shows how quickly a river in Ehime Prefecture flooded on Saturday. Drivers first watch, then flee the scene. Just 10 minutes later, the whole area is inundated.

Search Continues For Missing

Search continues for missing

People are still struggling to deal with the extensive damage a week after torrential rains led to flooding and landslides. The number of dead has risen to more than 180 while crews frantically search for any signs of the more than 60 still missing.

Dozens of them are believed to be in one of the hardest-hit prefectures of Hiroshima. In Kumano, hundreds of police and firefighters are digging through thick layers of mud. The area was caught in a major landslide. Crews have been looking inside homes, but they've expanded the search to the piles of mud surrounding them.

Heavy Rains In Japan: Search Efforts Continue

Heavy rains in Japan: Search efforts continue

In western Japan, rescue crews are continuing to dig through the rubble in search of people who are missing following the country's worst weather-related disaster in decades.

More than 180 people are dead and dozens missing after unprecedented rainfall led to flooding and landslides.

Abe Orders All-out Effort For Search And Rescue

Abe orders all-out effort for search and rescue

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has instructed members of his Cabinet to do everything they can to assist the search and rescue work as torrential rains continue to trigger floods and mudslides in many areas.

Abe was speaking at a meeting of an emergency disaster countermeasure task force the government set up on Sunday.

Google Maps For Ios & Android Now Lets Users Search Within Reviews

Google Maps For iOS & Android Now Lets Users Search Within Reviews

One of the features of Google Maps is reviews, where users can post reviews about the location which can come in handy if you're trying to find out more about it. However it looks like Google has made some changes where users will now be able to search within reviews itself for something specific.

According to the announcement, "You can search for things like ‘wheelchair' if you want to know more about the accessibility of a place or ‘vegetarian' if you'd like to know more about a restaurant's vegetarian options. Searching pulls up all of the reviews that mention what you searched for so you can find out more information from someone who has been there."

Chrome Os Launcher May Let Users Search Android App Shortcuts

Chrome OS Launcher May Let Users Search Android App Shortcuts


Google may not have plans to fuse Android and Chrome OS but the former’s influence on the latter has been increasing gradually. It has long been possible to run Android apps on Chrome OS and it even supports the entire Google Play Store now. Google has also started testing Android P on Chrome OS even though it didn’t release Android Oreo for Chromebooks. Some new code has now been discovered which suggests that the Chrome OS launcher may allow users to search for Android app shortcuts.

A recent commit on the Chromium Gerrit reveals that the Chrome OS launcher will be able to search for app shortcuts within the launcher. Google introduced app shortcuts for Android with Android 7.1 Google.

Movistar Yamaha Search For Solution On Second Day In Spain

Movistar Yamaha Search for Solution on Second Day in SpainAn incident-packed last Q2 session of the season, held at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit this afternoon, saw Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Valentino Rossi secure seventh place on the grid for the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. His teammate Maverick Viñales took part in Q1 and only just missed out on a place in the top-2, to promote to Q2. He will start tomorrow's race from 13th position.