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UK coalition split on 'English votes for English laws'

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French firms aim to crack 'big data' market

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French papers react to Sarkozy's TV return

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Anonymous ‘declare cyber war’ on IS militants

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Ebola: Lockdown brings Sierra Leone capital to a halt

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Ukraine: Activists launch 'Blood Bucket Challenge'

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Brazil's presidential election seen from the web

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Tribes revolt in New Caledonia and students rebuild homes in Libya

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Asia-pacific

Thursday's blog: Frantic battle to avert nuclear meltdown

Video by Oliver FARRY

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2011-03-17

Helicopters spray water on the Fukushima nuclear reactors and engineers race to restore power to cooling systems as the frantic battle to avert a nuclear catastrophe diverts attention from the humanitarian crisis in Japan.

Date created : 2011-03-17

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