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2014/11/26 15:14
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A young Japanese man who was rejected by an all-women university where he wanted to study nutrition is suing the college over gender discrimination, reports said Wednesday. In what is believed to be...
2014/11/26 15:14
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2014/11/25 23:45
2014/11/25 23:45
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Twenty-five years ago, the term “investigative reporting” was little known in Asia. The media landscape was dominated by pliant newspapers, insipid TV news programs and journalists who saw themselves...
2014/11/24 23:06
2014/11/24 23:06
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Dear Friends, Despite the recent huge earthquake in central Japan last week and the huge volcanic eruption last month, despite the opposition from the public, despite the mess at Fukushima Daiichi,...
2014/11/24 07:56
2014/11/24 07:56
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TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party showed a strong lead in opinion polls released Monday (Nov 24) ahead of Japan's general election next month, despite a majority of respondents giving a...
2014/11/22 03:09
2014/11/22 03:09
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It was after 11pm before the hero of the hour emerged to impart his wisdom to the assembled scribes and, by extension, the Japanese public who hang on his every word. Had he been celebrating with his...
2014/11/21 08:12
2014/11/21 08:12
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Abe, who took office two years ago promising to revive Japan’s economic fortunes, is treating the election as a mid-term referendum on “Abenomics” – his attempt to stave off deflation and lift the...
2014/11/21 07:56
2014/11/21 07:56
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TOKYO: The lower chamber of Japan's parliament was dissolved on Friday (Nov 21) in readiness for a general election, which will be held on Dec 14, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks to consolidate his...
2014/11/21 05:36
2014/11/21 05:36
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BBC News - Japan PM Shinzo Abe dissolves parliament for election For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page Mr Abe is seeking a new mandate by...
2014/11/20 14:12
2014/11/20 14:12
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It sounds like an idea for a sequel to Christopher Nolan’s hit sci-fi film Interstellar: an underwater city of 5,000 people that draws its energy from the seabed thousands of metres below. But if a...
2014/11/19 18:58
2014/11/19 18:58
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Learning from S. Korean, Chinese, Japanese students` debates . NOVEMBER 20, 2014 01:56. . I have never seen such a scene. "When the Korea-Japan Basic Treaty was signed in 1965, didn`t they reach an...
2014/11/19 05:33
2014/11/19 05:33
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Anyone caught distributing “revenge porn” in Japan could face a heavy fine and up to three years in prison after the lower house unanimously passed a bill criminalising the practice Tuesday. The bill...
2014/11/18 19:21
2014/11/18 19:21
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Michael Douglas looks downcast at LAX airport as it's revealed his Black Rain co-star Ken Takakura has died at age 83 Michael Douglas is usually seen with a smile, but he seemed to be less than...
2014/11/16 15:28
2014/11/16 15:28
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A maglev train in Japan has broken the 500kph barrier for the first time(Wikipedia) One hundred lucky train fans in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan had the ride of a lifetime this weekend when they were...
2014/11/15 07:38
2014/11/15 07:38
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The Asahi Shimbun says its president, Tadakazu Kimura, will resign on Dec 5 to take responsibility for a number of inaccurate articles about the comfort women issue and the Fukushima nuclear...
2014/11/14 01:06
2014/11/14 01:06
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Clutching a makeshift white flag, Tetsuei Tamayose picked his way between fly-covered corpses of Japanese soldiers to surrender to U.S. troops on Okinawa in July 1945. He was 11 years old and...
2014/11/12 19:37
2014/11/12 19:37
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I’m a novelist: I spend a great part of my day pretending to myself that I’m in a different world, being a different person, faced with decisions I pretend I haven’t created. I pretend I don’t know...
2014/11/11 07:34
2014/11/11 07:34
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This Saturday The Japan Times (JT) published an op-ed entitled “Right-wing witch hunt signals dark days in Japan” by Professor Jeff Kingston of Temple University Japan, whose searing commentaries have...
2014/11/07 03:58
2014/11/07 03:58
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Japan`s Asahi newspaper head to resign for false reports . NOVEMBER 07, 2014 05:39. . Tadakazu Kimura, CEO of Asahi Shimbun, said in the company`s internal document that he would resign in the middle...
2014/11/06 06:49
2014/11/06 06:49
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Glanbia’s €1bn Luxembourg move to cut its Irish tax bill More than 340 filrms got tax deals from Luxembourg, leaked documents show Glanbia shareholders. Irish food multinational Glanbia and members...
2014/11/06 00:46
2014/11/06 00:46
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An advertisement for Burberry, one of the companies seeking a tax deal in Luxembourg. Photo: Burberry Pepsi, IKEA, FedEx and 340 other international companies have secured secret deals from...
2014/11/26 15:14
2014/11/26 15:14
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