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Mark Karpeles, CEO of MtGox, has been arrested by Japanese police

Mark Karpeles, bitcoin exchange MtGox CEO, arrested in Japan

Mark Karpeles is being held following the loss of bitcoins worth £247 million

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Survivors of the Nagasaki atomic bomb attack: Japan must not abandon its post-war pacifism

In the first of a series marking 70 years since the atomic bombs fell, Nagasaki’s survivors describe that day in 1945, and lament Japan's militaristic posturing

MH370: Why investigators are so confident that the debris is that of the missing plane

The man leading the undersea investigation said he was 'increasingly confident' that the wreckage was debris from the missing plane

Undated Metropolitan Police handout of Tariq Rana who was jailed for life at the Old Bailey, London, with a minimum of 28 years for gunning down his mother-in-law (PA)

Woman speaks of 'living hell' after ex-husband jailed for gunning down her mother in revenge

Tariq Rana travelled to Pakistan intent on tracking down relatives of his wife, Ayesha Riaz, who split up with him a year after their arranged marriage

News of the possible MH370 debris dominated Malaysian newspapers on 31 July

MH370 'debris': Malaysian newspapers sound note of caution as anguish continues for families

The country, which saw two Malaysia Airlines planes lost in four months last year, is wary of linking the debris to the missing flight without proof

Taiwan's students storm education ministry in Taipei in protest of 'pro-China' textbooks after activist, Lin Kuan-hua, takes his own life

200 protesters remained on government premises most of Friday and heckled the education minister, say reports

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion

MH370 'debris' discovery sends conspiracy theories into overdrive about 'shot-down plane'

Some tried to discredit the suspected flaperon as a 'plant' by authorities, while others took it as proof that MH370 had been shot down near Diego Garcia

CCTV footage showing the mother pushing her son to safety as the metal panel gives way beneath them

CCTV footage suggests Chinese workers knew of escalator fault before mother fell to her death

Video: New footage confirms earlier reports that staff knew the escalator’s footplate was loose five minutes before a woman died

French police officers carry a piece of debris from a plane in Saint-Andre, Reunion Island.

MH370 'debris': The six big questions about the possible wreckage on Réunion

Investigators believe the part is almost certainly from a Boeing 777

Aircraft wreckage on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean

MH370 search: Number stamped on debris 'confirms part of Boeing 777' - as it happened

Chinese water bottles and an Indonesian cleaning product have also been found

The stricken Fukushima nuclear plant

Psychological impact of nuclear disasters like Fukushima more damaging than the risk from radiation, experts say

Experts say that the social and psychological aftermath of a nuclear accident was too often overlooked

Chinese internet users are using a coded language to dodge censorship filters

Chinese web dissenters using coded language to dodge censorship filters and vent frustration at government

The term playing 'hide-and-seek' is used to discuss dying in police custody, after authorities once cited the game as the reason that a prisoner had died

Jiang Hui, whose mother was on MH370, checks news about the Réunion wreckage on his mobile

MH370 search: Relatives of passengers remain sceptical about Reunion Discovery

Relatives of passengers on MH370 remain sceptical about Réunion discovery

Chinese nationals, who were jailed for illegal logging, walk out of Myitkyina prison after being released during an amnesty

Burma frees almost 7,000 prisoners including hundreds of foreigners

Over 150 Chinese loggers were among those freed

French gendarmes and police carry a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion

MH370 search: Oceanographer predicted debris would wash up on Réunion island a year ago

Professor Charitha Pattiaratchi said the wing part discovered yesterday is 'most likely' from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane

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