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Japan Today
Teachers should inform students of the fact that the security bills were passed and explain the merits and demerits of the legislation to get students to think about the issue. ‹ Japan TodayScience and Technology Division, criticizing “politically biased” teachers. He
Teachers should inform students of the fact that the security bills were passed and explain the merits and demerits of the legislation to get students to think about the issue. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
Science and Technology Division, criticizing “politically biased” teachers. He said that only arguing for the abolishment of the Abe administration’s national security legislation was a clear departure from neutrality by some teachers. (Asahi Shimb... Read more
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Japan Today
People are under the impression that Europe is dangerous after the series of terrorist strikes there since last year. ‹ Japan Todaythere since last year. An official at a Tokyo travel company specializing in t
People are under the impression that Europe is dangerous after the series of terrorist strikes there since last year. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
there since last year. An official at a Tokyo travel company specializing in tours to Europe. Japanese travel agencies fear the string of terrorist attacks across Europe will hit the tourism industry during the summer holiday season. (Asahi Shim... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Hawaiian plane makes emergency landing in Tokyoof the runways at Haneda around 1:30 am (1630 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293
Hawaiian plane makes emergency landing in Tokyo
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
of the runways at Haneda around 1:30 am (1630 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293 passengers and crew members was injured, the Asahi Shimbun said. Eight of the jet's 10 tyres burst as it landed, with some oil leaking onto the runway, the newspaper... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyoof the runways at Haneda around 01:30 (16:30 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293 p
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
of the runways at Haneda around 01:30 (16:30 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293 passengers and crew members was injured, the Asahi Shimbun said. Eight of the jet's 10 tyres burst as it landed, with some oil leaking onto the runway, the newspaper... Read more
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New Kerala
Suspected N Korean defector found in Japan - newkerala.com #91782fleeing North Korea because he was being chased by police after he was caught w
Suspected N Korean defector found in Japan - newkerala.com #91782
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
fleeing North Korea because he was being chased by police after he was caught watching South Korean videos, Japanese daily Asahi Shimbun reported. The man was transferred to Omura Immigration Centre in Nagasaki on Sunday, where immigration... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyoat Haneda around 1.30 am (11.30pm Bangkok Sunday), NHK said. None of the 293 p
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
at Haneda around 1.30 am (11.30pm Bangkok Sunday), NHK said. None of the 293 passengers and crew members were injured, the Asahi Shimbun said. Eight of the jet's 10 tyres burst as it landed, with some oil leaking onto the runway, the newspaper... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyoof the runways at Haneda around 1:30 am (1630 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
of the runways at Haneda around 1:30 am (1630 GMT), NHK said. None of the 293 passengers and crew members was injured, the Asahi Shimbun said. Eight of the jet’s 10 tyres burst as it landed, with some oil leaking onto the runway, the newspaper... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyoat Haneda around 1.30 am (12.30am, Singapore time), NHK said. None of the 293
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
at Haneda around 1.30 am (12.30am, Singapore time), NHK said. None of the 293 passengers and crew members was injured, the Asahi Shimbun said. Eight of the jet's 10 tyres burst as it landed, with some oil leaking onto the runway, the newspaper... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japanreported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship l
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
reported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on board. He then jumped off the boat and swam ashore in Yamaguchi... Read more
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asianage
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan: reportsreported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship l
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan: reports
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
reported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on board. He then jumped off the boat and swam ashore in Yamaguchi... Read more
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asianage
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan reportsreported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship l
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan reports
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
reported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on board. He then jumped off the boat and swam ashore in Yamaguchi... Read more
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The Manila Times
Suspected NKorean defector found in Japan — reportsreported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship l
Suspected NKorean defector found in Japan — reports
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
reported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on board. He then jumped off the boat and swam ashore in Yamaguchi... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan: Reportsreported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship l
Suspected North Korean defector found in Japan: Reports
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
reported on Sunday. The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on board. He then jumped off the boat and swam ashore in Yamaguchi... Read more
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International Business Times
Otters increasingly trafficked for their furs or for the illegal pet trade in Asia high demand for Asian small-clawed otters to be sold as pets. Baby small-clawed
Otters increasingly trafficked for their furs or for the illegal pet trade in Asia
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
high demand for Asian small-clawed otters to be sold as pets. Baby small-clawed otters a few hours after birthThe Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images It is likely that the trade could be much larger than expected, as many seizures are often... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Why the 'Pokemon Go' Phenomenon Makes a Hollywood Movie Deal Less LikelyNintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, a former executive of The Pokemon Company
Why the 'Pokemon Go' Phenomenon Makes a Hollywood Movie Deal Less Likely
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, a former executive of The Pokemon Company and head of Pokemon USA, told Japan's Asahi Shimbun newspaper that the company was planning to expand its role in the movie business. He hinted in the interview... Read more
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Anime News Network
Vampire Hunter D Comic Kickstarter Reaches Initial Goal & 1st Stretch Goalstyle. The company plans to later compile the issues into a graphic novel. Kik
Vampire Hunter D Comic Kickstarter Reaches Initial Goal & 1st Stretch Goal
Anime News Network / Posted 10 days ago
style. The company plans to later compile the issues into a graphic novel. Kikuchi began the novel series in 1983 and Asahi Shimbun Publications published the 30th in February. The story follows D, a half-human, half-vampire who hunts vampires... Read more
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Boston Globe
Japanese emperor plans to abdicate throne, broadcaster sayssenior fellow for Japan studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washingt
Japanese emperor plans to abdicate throne, broadcaster says
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
senior fellow for Japan studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. After the NHK report, however, the Asahi Shimbun, a left-leaning newspaper, reported that Shinichiro Yamamoto, deputy director of the Imperial Household Agency,... Read more
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Japan Today
Everyone who was working within government departments thought that what the United States was trying to do was strange, but they all stopped their critical thinking under the excuse 'This is an issue concerning the United States.' ‹ Japan Todaysecretary and Defense Ministry bureaucrat who served during the Koizumi adminis
Everyone who was working within government departments thought that what the United States was trying to do was strange, but they all stopped their critical thinking under the excuse 'This is an issue concerning the United States.' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
secretary and Defense Ministry bureaucrat who served during the Koizumi administration. He spoke at a session of the Iraq War Inquiry Network, a Japanese citizens group conducting its own Iraq inquiry in lieu of a government effort. (Asahi Sh... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abeto the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a surve
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abe
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
to the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a survey last week by the left-leaning newspaper Asahi Shimbun said they had a strong interest in the election, compared with 30 per cent of the overall population. The... Read more
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WA Today
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abeto the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a surve
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abe
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
to the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a survey last week by the left-leaning newspaper Asahi Shimbun said they had a strong interest in the election, compared with 30 per cent of the overall population. The... Read more
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The Age
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abeto the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a surve
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abe
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
to the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a survey last week by the left-leaning newspaper Asahi Shimbun said they had a strong interest in the election, compared with 30 per cent of the overall population. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abeto the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a surve
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
to the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a survey last week by the left-leaning newspaper Asahi Shimbun said they had a strong interest in the election, compared with 30 per cent of the overall population. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abeto the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a surve
Japan goes to the polls to pass judgement on Shinzo Abe
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
to the polls, fewer than 20 per cent of 18- and 19-year-old citizens in a survey last week by the left-leaning newspaper Asahi Shimbun said they had a strong interest in the election, compared with 30 per cent of the overall population. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Residents of Bangladesh terror attack zone protest in silenceto record the cafe interiors with permission from police, said Takaharu Yagi, S
Residents of Bangladesh terror attack zone protest in silence
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 days ago
to record the cafe interiors with permission from police, said Takaharu Yagi, Senior International Correspondent of The Asahi Shimbun. Speaking to bdnews24.com, he said that he had not yet received permission. “Two correspondents from Nippon TV... Read more
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Japan Today
Tokyo Olympics is looking for volunteers, but may have a hard time finding them ‹ Japan TodayThe Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, this isn’t
Tokyo Olympics is looking for volunteers, but may have a hard time finding them ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, this isn’t one either. On July 4, news organization Asahi Shimbun reported on a draft of requirements to become a volunteer for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games issued by... Read more
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CNET
Raisin prices: Bunch of grapes sells for $11,000 in JapanEnlarge Image This box of Ruby Roman grapes cost more than some cars. The Asa
Raisin prices: Bunch of grapes sells for $11,000 in Japan
CNET / Posted 17 days ago
Enlarge Image This box of Ruby Roman grapes cost more than some cars. The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images Things you could buy with $350 (or £271, AU $468): Or one grape. One single, solitary grape, which you can then pop in your mouth and devour... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea considers granting decoration to late Japanese journalisttwo neighboring countries, a foreign ministry official said Wednesday. Yoshibu
S. Korea considers granting decoration to late Japanese journalist
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 18 days ago
two neighboring countries, a foreign ministry official said Wednesday. Yoshibumi Wakamiya, a former editor-in-chief of the Asahi Shimbun, died in April. The 68-year-old Japanese journalist was known for his articles and columns that placed great... Read more
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Japan Today
In modern society, many people feel a desire to erupt in rage if something irritates them. If railway companies take no measures, the number of violent incidents would continue rising greatly. ‹ Japan Todaysocial psychology professor at the Graduate School of Niigata Seiryo University
In modern society, many people feel a desire to erupt in rage if something irritates them. If railway companies take no measures, the number of violent incidents would continue rising greatly. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 21 days ago
social psychology professor at the Graduate School of Niigata Seiryo University. For eight consecutive years, Japan’s major private railway companies have reported more than 200 violent incidents against station staff and train crews. (Asahi Shim... Read more
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Japan Today
It appears that elements that do not look kindly on having an individual who has been critical of the current administration appear at a noted event like Fuji Rock are using the logic that politics should not be brought into music. ‹ Japan TodayTsuda, referring to a prominent student activist’s upcoming appearance at the F
It appears that elements that do not look kindly on having an individual who has been critical of the current administration appear at a noted event like Fuji Rock are using the logic that politics should not be brought into music. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 24 days ago
Tsuda, referring to a prominent student activist’s upcoming appearance at the Fuji Rock festival to discuss hot political topic, which has drawn criticism on social media from commentators who say that music and politics shouldn’t mix. (Asahi Shimb... Read more
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Anime News Network
Exclusive: Unified Pictures Launches Kickstarter for Vampire Hunter D Comicstyle. The company plans to later compile the issues into a graphic novel. Kik
Exclusive: Unified Pictures Launches Kickstarter for Vampire Hunter D Comic
Anime News Network / Posted 24 days ago
style. The company plans to later compile the issues into a graphic novel. Kikuchi began the novel series in 1983 and Asahi Shimbun Publications published the 30th in February. The story follows D, a half-human, half-vampire who hunts vampires... Read more
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News.com.au
Davis meeting sours Papal visitthe White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex
Davis meeting sours Papal visit
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
the White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex marriage on June 26 this year. Picture: The Asahi Shimbun via Getty ImagesSource:Getty Images Still, with much ground to cover during his first US trip, Francis listed... Read more
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Perth Now
Davis meeting sours Papal visitthe White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex
Davis meeting sours Papal visit
Perth Now / Posted 27 days ago
the White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex marriage on June 26 this year. Picture: The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images Still, with much ground to cover during his first US trip, Francis listed the issue as one... Read more
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Herald Sun
Davis meeting sours Papal visitthe White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex
Davis meeting sours Papal visit
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
the White House to celebrate the US Supreme Court ruling in favour of same-sex marriage on June 26 this year. Picture: The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images Still, with much ground to cover during his first US trip, Francis listed the issue as one... Read more
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Investopedia
Japan's Largest Bank Developing Digital Currencybehind the first virtual currency bitcoin​ to launch its own digital currency.
Japan's Largest Bank Developing Digital Currency
Investopedia / Posted 28 days ago
behind the first virtual currency bitcoin​ to launch its own digital currency. A recent news report by Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun titled, “Mitsubishi UFJ bank plans virtual currency in autumn 2017,” created a lot of buzz and the same has... Read more
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BBC News
EU referendum: Europe's press gripped by Brexit drama"the springboard to Europe". The paper sees protectionist tendencies as a threa
EU referendum: Europe's press gripped by Brexit drama
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
"the springboard to Europe". The paper sees protectionist tendencies as a threat to emerging economies like India. Tokyo's Asahi Shimbun fears that Britain may seek closer ties with China and thereby "endanger Japan's national security, in light of... Read more
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Breitbart
Joe Biden to China: Curb North Korea or Japan Can Go Nuclear ‘Virtually Overnight’Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida stated that Japan having nuclear capabilities wa
Joe Biden to China: Curb North Korea or Japan Can Go Nuclear ‘Virtually Overnight’
Breitbart / Posted 30 days ago
Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida stated that Japan having nuclear capabilities was “impossible,” and national newspaper Asahi Shimbun described national leaders as responding with “bewilderment and unease. The government of North Korea has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PMbe able to exercise the right of self defence - easing the constitutional const
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
be able to exercise the right of self defence - easing the constitutional constraint on military activities. A poll by the Asahi Shimbun daily showed last month that 68 percent of Japanese wanted to keep Article 9 unchanged. A formal amendment of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PMbe able to exercise the right of self defence - easing the constitutional const
Hard for now to revise arms-renouncing article of constitution - Japan PM
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
be able to exercise the right of self defence - easing the constitutional constraint on military activities. A poll by the Asahi Shimbun daily showed last month that 68 percent of Japanese wanted to keep Article 9 unchanged. A formal amendment of... Read more

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