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2008-05-20 Tue 11:14
More than 16,000 Tokyo residents were evacuated Sunday as experts disposed of an unexploded one-ton bomb.
The bomb ,believed to have been dropped by a B-29 bomber during World War, was defused by Japan's Self-Defense Force personnel in Chofu,.
Residents stayed at nearby public schools for evacuation..
believed to have been dropped by the U.S. military during World War II, an official said.
2008-05-20 Tue 00:00
China has announced three days of mourning for the victims of Monday's earthquake.
It will begin with a three-minute silence at 1428, exactly a week after the quake struck the south-western Sichuan province.
The Olympic torch relay will be suspended for three days.