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People Magazine
14 Outfits That Prove Princess Kate and Sophie Grégoire Trudeau Are Style Sistersblush.If their past outfit choices are any indication, both trendsetting ladies
14 Outfits That Prove Princess Kate and Sophie Grégoire Trudeau Are Style Sisters
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
blush.If their past outfit choices are any indication, both trendsetting ladies have a penchant for the pale pink hue. The Asahi Shimbun / Getty; Max Mumby / Indigo / Getty4. They both can appreciate an open back at a movie premiere.When you're... Read more
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Rappler
New normal: Massive info leaks, networked journalismnetwork of journalists across the world, including Pakistan’s The News, the Ind
New normal: Massive info leaks, networked journalism
Rappler / Posted yesterday
network of journalists across the world, including Pakistan’s The News, the Indian Express, Japan’s Kyodo News Service and Asahi Shimbun, and Indonesia’s Tempo. (WATCH: The Panama Papers: An introduction) “Without technology, there would be no... Read more
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Mashable
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: The power couple in picturesNew Tokyo International Airport ahead of press events for Mr and Mrs Smith. Im
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: The power couple in pictures
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
New Tokyo International Airport ahead of press events for Mr and Mrs Smith. Image: Koichi Kamoshida/ GETTY Images Image: Asahi Shimbun/ getty imagesJanuary 2006: Going global with Angelina The pair went beyond Hollywood in the months that... Read more
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The Manila Times
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on trackurge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on track
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
urge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast of Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said. He then opened the cabin door away from the platform and urinated over the rails before departure as he... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on trackurge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on track
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
urge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast of Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said. He then opened the cabin door away from the platform and urinated over the rails before departure as he... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on trackurge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast
Urine trouble: Japan train driver pees on track
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
urge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast of Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said. He then opened the cabin door away from the platform and urinated over the rails before departure as he... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Urine trouble: Japan train driver apologizes for peeing on trackurge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast
Urine trouble: Japan train driver apologizes for peeing on track
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
urge to go on Monday as his train stopped at Sakura station in Chiba, southeast of Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said. He then opened the cabin door away from the platform and urinated over the rails before departure as he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hundreds of 'living fossil' crabs found dead on Japanese beachthem," said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead
Hundreds of 'living fossil' crabs found dead on Japanese beach
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
them," said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead horseshoe crabs reached about 500." The Asahi Shimbun daily reported the number of deaths was eight times higher than normal. Mr Sato said there was no consensus... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in their hundreds in Japansaid Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. 'In total the number of dead horsesh
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in their hundreds in Japan
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. 'In total the number of dead horseshoe crabs reached about 500,' Sato said. The Asahi Shimbun daily reported the number of deaths was eight times higher than normal. Sato said there was no consensus among... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Living fossil’ crabs mysteriously dying in Japansaid Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. “In total the number of dead horsesh
‘Living fossil’ crabs mysteriously dying in Japan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. “In total the number of dead horseshoe crabs reached about 500,” Sato said. The Asahi Shimbun daily reported that the amount of dead crabs was eight times higher than normal. Sato said that local... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in Japansaid Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead horsesh
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in Japan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead horseshoe crabs reached about 500," Sato said. The Asahi Shimbun daily reported that the amount of dead crabs was eight times higher than normal. Sato said that local... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in Japansaid Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead horsesh
'Living fossil' crabs mysteriously dying in Japan
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
said Kitakyushu city official Kenji Sato. "In total the number of dead horseshoe crabs reached about 500," Sato said. The Asahi Shimbun daily reported that the amount of dead crabs was eight times higher than normal. Sato said that local... Read more
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Quartz
This animal has survived the last five mass extinctions, but now it’s mysteriously dying across Asialack of nutrition could have resulted in their deaths,” Hiroko Koike, a researc
This animal has survived the last five mass extinctions, but now it’s mysteriously dying across Asia
Quartz / Posted 10 days ago
lack of nutrition could have resulted in their deaths,” Hiroko Koike, a researcher at the Kyushu University Museum told the Asahi Shimbun. “We have to be careful to identify the cause.” The story is no different in other parts of Asia. Of the four... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Japanese minister faces backlash for ‘puddle piggyback’ after storm kills 20Saturday, reconstruction minister Masahiro Imamura apologized for his vice mini
Japanese minister faces backlash for ‘puddle piggyback’ after storm kills 20
Asian Correspondent / Posted 12 days ago
Saturday, reconstruction minister Masahiro Imamura apologized for his vice minister’s actions. He was quoted by the Asahi Shimbun newspaper as saying: “After hearing about it, I scolded him, saying, ‘What are you doing?’ I also apologize for... Read more
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Japan Today
Well, we found out that our city is the No. 1 city people don’t want to visit from the survey that we conducted. We really need to urgently develop a unique city. ‹ Japan Todayto urgently develop a unique city. Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, lamenting on
Well, we found out that our city is the No. 1 city people don’t want to visit from the survey that we conducted. We really need to urgently develop a unique city. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 21 days ago
to urgently develop a unique city. Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura, lamenting on the results of a city government survey to find the most attractive urban area to visit in Japan. It backfired when Nagoya came in last. Kyoto was No. 1. (Asahi Shi... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
“Ice wall” around Fukushima nuclear plant melts in 2 places following powerful typhoonsthe tenth of the season, battered the region, with temperature of the melting p
“Ice wall” around Fukushima nuclear plant melts in 2 places following powerful typhoons
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
the tenth of the season, battered the region, with temperature of the melting parts rising above zero centigrade, Japan’s Asahi Shimbun reported. The melting was probably caused by lashing of large amount of groundwater as a result of recent... Read more
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Japan Today
It clearly shows that many in the United States do not really understand the Japan-U.S. alliance. ‹ Japan Todaydo not really understand the Japan-U.S. alliance. Masanori Yoshida, a retired
It clearly shows that many in the United States do not really understand the Japan-U.S. alliance. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
do not really understand the Japan-U.S. alliance. Masanori Yoshida, a retired Maritime SDF vice admiral, referring to comments by Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump that the Japan-U.S. security alliance is not fair. (Asahi Shi... Read more
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The Manila Times
17 missing in typhoon-hit Japanelderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case
17 missing in typhoon-hit Japan
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
elderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding, the mass-circulation Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. Lionrock also caused devastation on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s four main islands,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
17 people unaccounted for after typhoon hits northern Japan: Officialselderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case
17 people unaccounted for after typhoon hits northern Japan: Officials
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
elderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding, the mass-circulation Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. Lionrock also caused devastation on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s four main islands,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japanelderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
elderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding, the mass-circulation Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. Lionrock also caused devastation on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan's four main islands,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japanelderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
elderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding, the mass-circulation Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. Lionrock also caused devastation on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan's four main islands,... Read more
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Rappler
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japanelderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case
17 unaccounted for in typhoon-hit northern Japan
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
elderly care facility had also failed to draw up an evacuation plan in the case of flooding, the mass-circulation Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. Lionrock also caused devastation on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan's 4 main islands,... Read more
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Daily Star
Kim Jong-un's starving soldiers kill and eat DONKEY after storming into Chinameat. They came under-fire from a Chinese border patrol when they tried to cro
Kim Jong-un's starving soldiers kill and eat DONKEY after storming into China
Daily Star / Posted 28 days ago
meat. They came under-fire from a Chinese border patrol when they tried to cross the Yalu river, reports newspaper The Asahi Shimbun. It is unclear whether or not any of the invading soldiers were injured or killed during the confrontation in... Read more
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Japan Today
In addition to the relief mechanism, the federation should draw up a program to prevent lawyers from committing fraud by helping financially troubled lawyers draw up life plans. ‹ Japan Todaytroubled lawyers draw up life plans. Yasutomo Morigiwa, a professor of philoso
In addition to the relief mechanism, the federation should draw up a program to prevent lawyers from committing fraud by helping financially troubled lawyers draw up life plans. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 29 days ago
troubled lawyers draw up life plans. Yasutomo Morigiwa, a professor of philosophy of law at Meiji University. The Japan Federation of Bar Associations will establish a program to provide relief money to victims of fraudulent lawyers. (Asahi Shim... Read more

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