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Rappler
Split emerges in Japan's biggest 'yakuza' gangYAMAUCHI-GUMI. Kenichi Shinoda, the boss of Japan's largest "yakuza" gang, the
Split emerges in Japan's biggest 'yakuza' gang
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
YAMAUCHI-GUMI. Kenichi Shinoda, the boss of Japan's largest "yakuza" gang, the Yamaguchi-gumi, gets into a car after arriving at the train station in Kobe, western Japan on April 9, 2011 after he was released from a Tokyo prison after serving time... Read more
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Japan Today
If Japan gets attacked, we have to immediately go to their aid. If we get attacked, Japan doesn't have to help us. ‹ Japan TodayIf Japan gets attacked, we have to immediately go to their aid. If we get attac
If Japan gets attacked, we have to immediately go to their aid. If we get attacked, Japan doesn't have to help us. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
If Japan gets attacked, we have to immediately go to their aid. If we get attacked, Japan doesn't have to help us. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, saying the Japan-U.S. security alliance isn’t fair to the U.S. (Jiji Press)... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan PM Abe, US President Obama held phone talks - JijiTOKYO: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Barack Obama held t
Japan PM Abe, US President Obama held phone talks - Jiji
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
TOKYO: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Barack Obama held talks over the phone to discuss issues including the recent release by WikiLeaks of a list of Japanese targets of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency, Jiji Press... Read more
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The Star
Japan PM Abe, U.S. President Obama held phone talks - JijiTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Barack O
Japan PM Abe, U.S. President Obama held phone talks - Jiji
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Barack Obama held talks over the phone to discuss issues including the recent release by WikiLeaks of a list of Japanese targets of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTyphoon Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
Typhoon Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. Authorities urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. The powerful storm, which... Read more
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Perth Now
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
TYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. AUTHORITIES urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. The powerful storm, which... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
TYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. AUTHORITIES urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. The powerful storm, which... Read more
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Weekly Times
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
TYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. AUTHORITIES urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. Most of those injured... Read more
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Herald Sun
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
TYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. AUTHORITIES urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. The powerful storm, which... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainlandTYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one perso
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
TYPHOON Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing, more than 70 others injured and disrupting rail and flight services. AUTHORITIES urged more than 600,000 people to leave homes. The powerful storm, which... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland; one person missing, 70 injured Typhoon Goni has slammed into the Japanese ma
Typhoon Goni slams into Japanese mainland
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
; one person missing, 70 injured Typhoon Goni has slammed into the Japanese mainland, leaving at least one person missing and more than 70 others injured, as authorities urge more than 600,000 people to leave... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Security scare as blast rips military depotJapan hit by warehouse explosion at US military post, fire at steel pipe plant,
Security scare as blast rips military depot
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
Japan hit by warehouse explosion at US military post, fire at steel pipe plant, no casualty reported Smoke rises after a fire broke out at a Nippon Steel & Sumikin Pipe Co factory in Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, in this aerial view photo taken by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US military depot blast, steel plant blaze hit Tokyo This handout picture taken and released by the US Army Japan on August 24, 20
US military depot blast, steel plant blaze hit Tokyo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
This handout picture taken and released by the US Army Japan on August 24, 2015 shows gas cylinders scattered on the floor of a warehouse after a blast ripped through a warehouse at the US Army... Read more
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Rappler
Blast rips through building at US military depot in JapanRESPONDER. A fire engine (C) is seen at the US Army General Depot after a fire
Blast rips through building at US military depot in Japan
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
RESPONDER. A fire engine (C) is seen at the US Army General Depot after a fire was extinguished in Sagamihara in Kanagawa prefecture, west of Tokyo on August 24, 2015. Jiji Press/AFP TOKYO, Japan – A blast ripped through a warehouse at a US military... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Explosion at US base in Japan confirmedWASHINGTON - A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight,
Explosion at US base in Japan confirmed
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON - A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight, triggering a fire, the Pentagon confirmed Sunday, noting that no injuries had been reported. US Navy Commander Bill Urban, a spokesman, said the explosion occurred at a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Explosion at US base in Japan lights up night skyWashington - A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight,
Explosion at US base in Japan lights up night sky
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Washington - A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight, triggering a fire, the Pentagon confirmed on Sunday, noting that no injuries had been reported. US Navy Commander Bill Urban, a spokesperson, said the explosion occurred... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Blast at US military post in JapanA blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight, triggering a
Blast at US military post in Japan
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight, triggering a fire, the Pentagon confirmed, noting that no injuries had been reported. US Navy Commander Bill Urban, a spokesman, said the explosion occurred at a building the Sagami... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pentagon confirms blast at US military post in JapanWASHINGTON: A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight,
Pentagon confirms blast at US military post in Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON: A blast ripped through a US military post in Japan after midnight, triggering a fire, the Pentagon confirmed on Sunday (Aug 23), noting that no injuries had been reported. US Navy Commander Bill Urban, a spokesman, said the explosion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transcript of an Online Press Briefing With the IMF Managing DirectorWashington, D.C. July 29, 2015 Webcast of the press briefing SPEAKERS: Chri
Transcript of an Online Press Briefing With the IMF Managing Director
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Washington, D.C. July 29, 2015 Webcast of the press briefing SPEAKERS: Christine Lagarde Managing Director, IMF Gerry Rice Director, Communications Department, IMF MR. RICE: Good morning, everyone. And welcome to this Press Briefing here, at... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China slams Japan after Abe’s wife visits war shrine Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (centre L), accompanied by his wife Akie (R
China slams Japan after Abe’s wife visits war shrine
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (centre L), accompanied by his wife Akie (R), prays in front of the grave of his father Shintaro at his hometown Nagato in Yamguchi prefecture, in western Japan... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan raises eruption warning for southern volcano This picture taken in May 2015 shows an aerial view of Mount Sakurajima, off
Japan raises eruption warning for southern volcano
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
This picture taken in May 2015 shows an aerial view of Mount Sakurajima, off the coast of Japan’s southern city of Kagoshima. Japan’s weather agency on August 15, 2015 raised their alert to its... Read more
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Perth Now
WWII words upset China, South KoreaPROTESTS have broken out after Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the end of
WWII words upset China, South Korea
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
PROTESTS have broken out after Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II under fire from China and South Korea, which said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe failed to properly apologise for Tokyo’s past aggression towards them. In a move... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan emperor feels ‘profound remorse’ over WWII Tokyo — Japan’s emperor Akihito said on Saturday that he felt ‘’profound remo
Japan emperor feels ‘profound remorse’ over WWII
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
Tokyo — Japan’s emperor Akihito said on Saturday that he felt ‘’profound remorse’’ over World War II (WWII) — a conflict that Tokyo fought in the name of his father Hirohito — on the 70th anniversary... Read more
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News.com.au
Protests erupt after Japan was accused of failing to apologise to China and South Korea, as Australians remembered WWIIAnzac Centenary China critical of Japan PM's "sincerity" in WW2 statement 1:
Protests erupt after Japan was accused of failing to apologise to China and South Korea, as Australians remembered WWII
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
Anzac Centenary China critical of Japan PM's "sincerity" in WW2 statement 1:19 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed his... Read more
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Sky News Australia
End of Pacific War remembered 70 years laterSeventy years ago on Saturday, a collective sigh of relief rose around the Paci
End of Pacific War remembered 70 years later
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
Seventy years ago on Saturday, a collective sigh of relief rose around the Pacific when Emperor Hirohito announced Japan's unconditional surrender to his nation over the crackly wireless. National RSL president Ken Doolan has paid tribute to the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Japan's Abe Notes Regret And Past Apologies In WWII SpeechIn a much-anticipated speech, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed his "
Japan's Abe Notes Regret And Past Apologies In WWII Speech
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
In a much-anticipated speech, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed his "profound grief" and "sincere condolences" for his country's role in World War II. But the leader stopped short of renewing apologies extended by his predecessors, and he... Read more
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iol.co.za
520 victims of JAL crash rememberedAFPA relative of victims of the Japan Airlines Flight 123 crash touches a memor
520 victims of JAL crash remembered
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
AFPA relative of victims of the Japan Airlines Flight 123 crash touches a memorial bearing the names of those killed in the tragedy during the 30th anniversary of the accident at Ueno village in Gunma prefecture, north-west of Tokyo. Picture: Jiji... Read more
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Forbes
Softbank's Masayoshi Son Vows To Turn Sprint Around; Announces Massive Stock BuybackParallels have been drawn between Softbank Group (Nasdaq:SFTBY) chairman and CE
Softbank's Masayoshi Son Vows To Turn Sprint Around; Announces Massive Stock Buyback
Forbes / Posted 23 days ago
Parallels have been drawn between Softbank Group (Nasdaq:SFTBY) chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son (58) and Apple’s late, great Steve Jobs. But the parallel is mainly about both men’s visionary style and drive, rather than about the vision. For Jobs, it... Read more
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The Mercury News
Nagasaki anniversary: Atomic bomb survivors oppose broader military powers for JapanNAGASAKI, Japan (AP) -- The city of Nagasaki marked the 70th anniversary of the
Nagasaki anniversary: Atomic bomb survivors oppose broader military powers for Japan
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
NAGASAKI, Japan (AP) -- The city of Nagasaki marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing Sunday with calls to abolish nuclear weapons and halt the Japanese government's push to loosen restrictions on what its military can do. With Prime... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nagasaki marks 70th anniversary of atomic bombing Doves fly over the Peace Statue during a memorial ceremony to mark the 70th a
Nagasaki marks 70th anniversary of atomic bombing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
Doves fly over the Peace Statue during a memorial ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki on August 9, 2015. Japan on August 9 marked the 70th anniversary of the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA worker has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Sky News Australia / Posted 27 days ago
A worker has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. The 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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Scotsman
70 years on, Nagasaki still prays for peace A girl offers a prayer for A-bomb victims in front of lanterns at the Peace Me
70 years on, Nagasaki still prays for peace
Scotsman / Posted 27 days ago
A girl offers a prayer for A-bomb victims in front of lanterns at the Peace Memorial Park in Nagasaki yesterday. Picture: Jiji Press/Getty Images SERVICES will be held around the world today to mark 70... Read more
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News.com.au
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantBreaking News A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclea
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
Breaking News A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic... Read more
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Perth Now
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Perth Now / Posted 27 days ago
A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Adelaide Now / Posted 27 days ago
A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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Herald Sun
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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Weekly Times
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Weekly Times / Posted 27 days ago
A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantA WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, op
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
The Courier Mail / Posted 27 days ago
A WORKER has died in an accident at a stricken Japanese nuclear power plant, operator Tokyo Electric Power Co says. THE 52-year-old man died after his head got stuck in a hatch on a septic tank truck while cleaning and inspecting the vehicle on... Read more
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WA Today
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantThe Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, nor
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant has died after his head got stuck in a hatch on the back of a septic tank truck while inspecting the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantThe Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, nor
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant has died after his head got stuck in a hatch on the back of a septic tank truck while inspecting the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantThe Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, nor
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 days ago
The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant has died after his head got stuck in a hatch on the back of a septic tank truck while inspecting the... Read more
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The Age
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantThe Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant is photographed in Okuma town in Fukushima
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant is photographed in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant died Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, after his head got stuck in a hatch on the back of a septic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plantThe Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant is photographed in Okuma town in Fukushima
Worker killed in Japan's Fukushima plant
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant is photographed in Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture, northeastern Japan. A worker at Japan's wrecked nuclear power plant died Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, after his head got stuck in a hatch on the back of a septic... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing2015-08-06 11:37 Relatives of A-bomb victims offer flower wreaths on an altar
Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 29 days ago
2015-08-06 11:37 Relatives of A-bomb victims offer flower wreaths on an altar during the 70th memorial service for the A-bomb victims at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima. (Jiji Press,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Hiroshima remembers atomic bomb: 'We must abolish the evil of these weapons'Hiroshima has marked the 70th anniversary of the moment the city was flattened
Hiroshima remembers atomic bomb: 'We must abolish the evil of these weapons'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 30 days ago
Hiroshima has marked the 70th anniversary of the moment the city was flattened by an atomic bomb with prayers, a moment’s silence, and vows to redouble efforts to halt nuclear proliferation. On a sweltering day in Hiroshima, tens of thousands of... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan ferry on fire off coast, 'passengers evacuated' ‹ Japan TodayDozens of passengers were evacuated from a ferry off the coast of northern Japa
Japan ferry on fire off coast, 'passengers evacuated' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 1 months ago
Dozens of passengers were evacuated from a ferry off the coast of northern Japan on Friday after a fire broke out, but one crew member was missing, officials and local media said. A distress call was made at 5:32 pm local time (0832 GMT) as the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Passengers evacuated from burning ferry off Japan coastTOKYO: Dozens of passengers were evacuated from a ferry off the coast of northe
Passengers evacuated from burning ferry off Japan coast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
TOKYO: Dozens of passengers were evacuated from a ferry off the coast of northern Japan on Friday (Jul 31) after a fire broke out, but one crew member was missing, officials and local media said. A distress call was made at 5.32pm local time (0832... Read more
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Business Wire
Japan Media Analysis Report 2015: TV, Newspapers Advertising, Internet & MobileThis report gives a comprehensive overview and analysis of Japan's US$ 350 bill
Japan Media Analysis Report 2015: TV, Newspapers Advertising, Internet & Mobile
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
This report gives a comprehensive overview and analysis of Japan's US$ 350 billion media industry, including newspapers, TV, manga, characters, anime, and advertising markets. Japan is the world's second largest media market, and Japan drives... Read more

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