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Reuters
Pokemon GO launches in Japan, bringing smash-hit mobile game homewhich has turned its stores into spots where Pokemon can be battled or "trained
Pokemon GO launches in Japan, bringing smash-hit mobile game home
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
which has turned its stores into spots where Pokemon can be battled or "trained" in the game, briefly surged 7 percent. (Reporting by Lisa Twaronite and Makiko Yamazaki; Writing by William Mallard and Elaine Lies; Editing by Clara Ferreira Mar... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
For Uchimura, it's all in the performancethey were boys I think I probably would," he said. "But I don't understand wome
For Uchimura, it's all in the performance
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
they were boys I think I probably would," he said. "But I don't understand women's gymnastics and I think it's much more severe. "I only see the hard parts. Kids only see the fun parts." (Reporting by Elaine Lies, editing by P... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
For Uchimura, it's all in the performancethey were boys I think I probably would," he said. "But I don't understand wome
For Uchimura, it's all in the performance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
they were boys I think I probably would," he said. "But I don't understand women's gymnastics and I think it's much more severe. "I only see the hard parts. Kids only see the fun parts." (Reporting by Elaine Lies, editing by P... Read more
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Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female successionchange the law now?" (This version of the story was corrected to change order
Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female succession
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
change the law now?" (This version of the story was corrected to change order of succession in paragraph 5) (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by Michael Perry) Japan's Emperor Akihito waves to well-wishers who gathered at the Imperial Palace to... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Ghost of victories past return to haunt Korean golf championsbest in her title defense last weekend. Clearly, however, her heart was not in
Ghost of victories past return to haunt Korean golf champions
Reuters Sports News / Posted 11 days ago
best in her title defense last weekend. Clearly, however, her heart was not in it. She missed the cut for the first time this season. ($1 = 102.6700 yen) (Additional reporting by Jee Heun Kahng and Elaine Lies in Tokyo; Editing by Greg Stutchbu... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ghost of victories past return to haunt Korean championsin her title defence last weekend. Clearly, however, her heart was not in it.
Ghost of victories past return to haunt Korean champions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
in her title defence last weekend. Clearly, however, her heart was not in it. She missed the cut for the first time this season. (US$1 = 102.6700 yen) (Additional reporting by Jee Heun Kahng and Elaine Lies in Tokyo; Editing by Greg Stutc... Read more
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The Star
Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female successionRuoff said. "If they aren't going to change the law, this will happen again, t
Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female succession
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Ruoff said. "If they aren't going to change the law, this will happen again, there won't be a male heir. Maybe not for one hundred, two hundred years - but why not change the law now?" (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by... Read more
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Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female successionRuoff said. "If they aren't going to change the law, this will happen again, t
Japan emperor abdication debate could stir discussion on female succession
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Ruoff said. "If they aren't going to change the law, this will happen again, there won't be a male heir. Maybe not for one hundred, two hundred years - but why not change the law now?" (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years' - NHKof a "middle-class monarchy" that has helped shield it from the harsh criticism
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years' - NHK
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
of a "middle-class monarchy" that has helped shield it from the harsh criticism suffered by flashier royals abroad. (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Additional reporting by Ritsuko Ando and Nobuhiro Kubo; Writing by William Mallard; Editing by Nick Macf... Read more
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Reuters
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years': NHKof a "middle-class monarchy" that has helped shield it from the harsh criticism
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years': NHK
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
of a "middle-class monarchy" that has helped shield it from the harsh criticism suffered by flashier royals abroad. (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Additional reporting by Ritsuko Ando and Nobuhiro Kubo; Writing by William Mallard; Editing by Nick Macf... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years' - NHKBy Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Emperor Akihito intends to abdicate
Japan emperor intends to abdicate 'in a few years' - NHK
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Emperor Akihito intends to abdicate eventually, public broadcaster NHK said on Wednesday, a step unprecedented in modern Japan. The 82-year-old monarch has spent much of his 27-year reign working to heal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Revising Japan's pacifist charter not easy despite poll win - PMto the constitution. That less contentious step would nonetheless break the tab
Revising Japan's pacifist charter not easy despite poll win - PM
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
to the constitution. That less contentious step would nonetheless break the taboo on revision. (Additional reporting by Elaine Lies, Kiyoshi Takenaka and Daiki Iga in Tokyo, and Ben Blanchard in Beijing; Editing by Paul Tait, Robert... Read more
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The Star
Japan's ruling bloc heads for hefty win in vote, but just how big?Kingston, director of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in
Japan's ruling bloc heads for hefty win in vote, but just how big?
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Kingston, director of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in his camp, I'm thinking, this may be my best shot." (additional reporting by Elaine Lies, Kiyoshi Takenaka and Daiki Iga in Tokyo; Editing by Eric Meijer and Pau... Read more
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Swissinfo
Revising pacifist charter not easy for Japan PM despite big poll winof Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in his camp, I'm think
Revising pacifist charter not easy for Japan PM despite big poll win
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in his camp, I'm thinking, this may be my best shot." (additional reporting by Elaine Lies, Kiyoshi Takenaka and Daiki Iga in Tokyo; Editing by Eric Meijer and Paul Tait) reuter... Read more
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Reuters
Revising pacifist charter not easy for Japan PM despite big poll winKingston, director of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in
Revising pacifist charter not easy for Japan PM despite big poll win
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
Kingston, director of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo. "If I'm in his camp, I'm thinking, this may be my best shot." (additional reporting by Elaine Lies, Kiyoshi Takenaka and Daiki Iga in Tokyo; Editing by Eric Meijer and Pau... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan's ruling bloc wins landslide in upper house electionthe economy and a lot of spinning over the constitution." ($1=100.8700 yen) (
Japan's ruling bloc wins landslide in upper house election
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
the economy and a lot of spinning over the constitution." ($1=100.8700 yen) (Additional reporting by Megumi Lim, Izumi Nakagawa, Elaine Lies, Kiyoshi Takenaka, William Mallard, Leika Kihara, Hideyuki Sano; Editing by Gareth Jones) reuters_ti... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan's ruling bloc wins landslide in upper house election - exit pollsBy Linda Sieg and Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ru
Japan's ruling bloc wins landslide in upper house election - exit polls
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
By Linda Sieg and Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition won a landslide victory on Sunday in an election for parliament's upper house, media exit polls showed, despite concerns about his economic policies and a... Read more
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The Star
Japan LDP policy chief Inada calls for changing pacifist constitutionTomomi Inada, policy chief of the leading Liberal Democratic Party, after the p
Japan LDP policy chief Inada calls for changing pacifist constitution
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
Tomomi Inada, policy chief of the leading Liberal Democratic Party, after the polls closed. "Our party has already submitted a draft for reforming the constitution." (Reporting by Minami Funakoshi, writing by Elaine Lies, editing by Chris Gallagh... Read more
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The Star
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closetthat people say it's not enough, and that we aren't going as far as to ban thin
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closet
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
that people say it's not enough, and that we aren't going as far as to ban things - but just to get this far, we've really had to balance the opinions of many people," said lawmaker Hashimoto. (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by Will W... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closetspeaks during a campaign for the July 10 upper house election in Tokyo, Japan,
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closet
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
speaks during a campaign for the July 10 upper house election in Tokyo, Japan, July 2, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - When openly gay independent candidate Wataru Ishizaka campaigned for a 2007 Tokyo local... Read more
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Reuters
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closetit's not enough, and that we aren't going as far as to ban things - but just to
Japan election manifestos free LGBT rights from political closet
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
it's not enough, and that we aren't going as far as to ban things - but just to get this far, we've really had to balance the opinions of many people," said lawmaker Hashimoto. ($1 = 101.0400 yen) (Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by Will Waterm... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit' shock more bad news for Japan PM's stumbling 'Abenomics'happened and really changed the entire course of the election," said political
Brexit' shock more bad news for Japan PM's stumbling 'Abenomics'
Reuters / Posted a month ago
happened and really changed the entire course of the election," said political analyst and author Atsuo Ito. "There is this possibility." (Additional reporting by Elaine Lies, Kaori Kaneko and Izumi Nakagawa; Editing by Tony Munroe and Bill Tarran... Read more

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