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2014/07/21 13:43
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Polar bear 'Yuki' is given ice cubes to cool down as the summer heat continues at Tokuyama Zoo in Yamaguchi, Japan. Photograph: The Asahi Shimbun via Getty ImagesTribute messages for vicitms of flight...
2014/07/21 13:43
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2014/07/20 20:58
2014/07/20 20:58
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Abe vs. Ex PMs on Japanese nuclear power plant . JULY 21, 2014 05:09. . While Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shows strong will to restart nuclear power plants, the four former Prime Ministers join...
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2014/07/18 22:38
2014/07/18 22:38
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He just reiterated his usual phrases, such as ‘to protect lives of the citizens.’ He is making fools of us. Kazue Mizukami, a 62-year-old resident of Kanagawa Prefecture, on her reaction after...
2014/07/16 10:19
2014/07/16 10:19
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Anti-nuclear protestor Kyoko Minoguchi at a tent encampment in Tokyo's government district Wednesday after Japan's nuclear agency gave the green light to two nuclear reactors at the Sendai plant being...
2014/07/16 02:12
2014/07/16 02:12
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Mount Fuji, or Fujisan as it is known in Japanese, is the highest point on the archipelago (rising to 3,776 metres) and the national emblem, immortalised in countless etchings. In June last year...
2014/07/15 11:06
2014/07/15 11:06
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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has a “strong intention” to conclude the TransPacific Partnership talks by the end of the year, TPP minister Akira Amari said Friday as the U.S. pork lobby pressured Japan to...
2014/07/12 13:45
2014/07/12 13:45
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NEW CONSTITUTION. Crowds of Japanese people walk through Ginza, in Tokyo, on Japan's Constitution Day. In May 2004, for the first time, a majority of respondents in a national poll favor revising the...
2014/07/09 03:03
2014/07/09 03:03
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MANILA, Philippines — After Chinese President Xi Jinping championed the new Asian security concept, Chinese media loyal to the ruling Communist Party exerted to explain the vision believed to offset...
2014/07/03 21:08
2014/07/03 21:08
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What's This?Brazil players celebrate after the win through a penalty shootout in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between Brazil and Chile at Estadio Mineirao on June 28, 2014 in Belo...
2014/07/01 14:13
2014/07/01 14:13
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Thousands demonstrated outside the prime minister's office in Tokyo in Monday against the remilitarization of the country. (Screenshot via Ruptly TV)Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday announced that...
2014/07/01 06:11
2014/07/01 06:11
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Major policy shift from post-war pacifism a victory for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, but a move that is riling China. Thousands of people gathered in Tokyo to protest plans to expand Japan's military...
2014/06/29 07:58
2014/06/29 07:58
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At least 18 journalists around the world have been verified as killed this year by government officials, criminals, military and others. Last week Egypt convicted three journalists it didn’t like and...
2014/06/27 22:38
2014/06/27 22:38
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As the public increasingly looks harder at education, teachers are losing confidence and sight of their social roles. Yasuhiko Jinnouchi, professor emeritus at Tokyo Gakugei University in educational...
2014/06/27 22:38
2014/06/27 22:38
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When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed at the World Economic Forum in Davos to take a “drill” to the “solid rock” of vested interests in reforming Japan’s economy, executives at companies such as...
2014/06/27 05:02
2014/06/27 05:02
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MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has to stand up to China's gray-zone challenges in the hotly contested South China Sea, instead of only reacting to its behavior. Dennis Blair, retired chief of...
2014/06/26 21:55
2014/06/26 21:55
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Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution is one of the most unique in the world. It states that Japanese people “forever” relinquish war as a sovereign right and renounce the threat or use of force as a...
2014/06/26 07:09
2014/06/26 07:09
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It takes a compelling vision and dynamic leadership to keep an entrepreneurial multimillionaire at his desk after an earn-out. For Jimmy Maymann, such motivation came in the form of AOL’s chief...
2014/06/25 12:24
2014/06/25 12:24
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... rulings are not based on law, they are based on politics. The Al-Jazeera verdict is political, so political pressure will come to bear on appeal.” — Gamal Eid, a lawyer and the...
2014/06/25 00:06
2014/06/25 00:06
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For the Japanese lawmaker subjected to sexist taunts in the Tokyo city assembly last week, the most painful part of the incident was seeing the pleasure her colleagues took from the jeers. “I heard...
2014/06/23 15:31
2014/06/23 15:31
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Abe's 'drill bit' hits resistance on Japan labor reform TOKYO (Reuters) - When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed at the World Economic Forum in Davos to take a "drill bit" to the "solid rock" of vested...
2014/07/21 13:43
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