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The coronavirus epidemic continues to spread in France. According to official figures, 1,209 people are infected and 21 have died. Rallies of more than 1,000 people will now be banned in France and nearly 300,000 students will stay at home this Monday.Italy, now the worst affected country after China with 366 deaths and 7,375 positive cases, has quarantined a quarter of its population, or 15 million people, on Sunday.
Japan is to cancel a ceremony to mark the anniversary next week of the March 2011 triple disaster on its north-east coast, as part of government-led effortsto contain the spread of thecoronavirus. The national ceremonywas due to be held in Tokyo on11March, exactly nine years after a powerful earthquake and tsunami killed more than 18,000 people and triggered a triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
Material damage from the earthquake and tsunami is estimated at about 25 trillion yen ($300 billion).
There are six reactors at Tokyo Electric Power Company's Fukushima Daiichi plant, located about 65 km (40 miles) south of Sendai.
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Bombs dropped by the Americans had created tornadoes of fire so intense that they were sucking mattresses from homes and hurling them down the street along with furniture- and people.
"The flames consumed them, turning them into balls of fire," says Nihei, now 83. Nihei had been asleep when the bombs began raining down on Tokyo, then a city comprised of mostly wooden houses, prompting her to flee the home she shared with her parents..
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte signed a decree early Sunday that will put millions of people across northern Italy under lockdown due to the novel coronavirus. The sweeping move puts the entire Lombardy region, as well as 14 other provinces, under travel restrictions, and is one of the toughest responses implemented outside of mainland China to get the Covid-19 epidemic under control.CNN is verifying exactly when the lockdown...