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2014/11/24 06:58
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TOPSHOTS A local resident leaves after picking up her belongings from her collapsed house after a strong earthquake hit the area the night before, in Hakuba, some 300 kms northwest of Tokyo, Nagano...
2014/11/24 06:58
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2014/11/21 21:03
2014/11/21 21:03
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Chisako Kakehi. (Jiji Press, AFP) Tokyo - A so-called Japanese "black widow" suspected of killing numerous partners for money, was still on the hunt for an "unattached elderly man with assets" when...
2014/11/21 09:34
2014/11/21 09:34
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AFPJapanese woman Chisako Kakehi was arrested in Kyoto on suspicion of poisoning her husband with cyanide. Picture: Jiji Press Tokyo - A so-called “black widow” in Japan suspected of killing up to...
2014/11/20 06:08
2014/11/20 06:08
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The following are the top stories in the Maltese and overseas press. Times of Malta reports a car chase which saw a minister's driver fire two warning shots at a Briton yesterday. The Malta...
2014/11/20 00:18
2014/11/20 00:18
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RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know today The Darwin building a man thought he would abseil down to get into his apartment.Source: Supplied Good morning, and welcome to our morning news...
2014/11/19 06:15
2014/11/19 06:15
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TOKYO - Japanese police have arrested a former pet shop worker for allegedly abandoning 80 dogs, dead and alive, in the countryside, officials and reports said Wednesday. Japanese police have...
2014/11/18 11:15
2014/11/18 11:15
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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told his party Tuesday he was calling a snap general election and delaying a sales tax rise after figures showed Japan was in a recession. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
2014/11/17 04:55
2014/11/17 04:55
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Nineteen media practitioners, five them from the Visayan DAILY STAR, were given recognition during the 1st Negros Press Club Media Excellence Awards and the Rotary Club of Bacolod East Media Lifetime...
2014/11/17 01:19
2014/11/17 01:19
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Former Naha mayor Takeshi Onaga hugs his daughter as they celebrate his victory in the Okinawa gubernatorial election in Naha. (Jiji Press/AFP/Getty Images) TOKYO — The Japanese prefecture of Okinawa...
2014/11/16 11:56
2014/11/16 11:56
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TOKYO: Residents of Japan's Okinawa on Sunday (Nov 16) elected a governor who opposes plans to relocate a US military base, reports said, in a fresh setback for efforts to resolve a thorny issue in...
2014/11/14 05:15
2014/11/14 05:15
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Scores of fully-clad riot police raided a dormitory at a leading Japanese university in an apparently heavy-handed sponse to a left-wing movement that may involve students, reports said. Fully clad...
2014/11/13 09:56
2014/11/13 09:56
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NAY PYI TAW: Leaders of Japan and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have agreed to enhance cooperation in the fight against terrorism, Japan's Jiji Press news agency...
2014/11/12 13:34
2014/11/12 13:34
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Tokyo - A man has burned himself to death in Tokyo in an apparent protest against Japan's controversial move to expand the role of its military, local media said on Wednesday, after a similar...
2014/11/11 04:56
2014/11/11 04:56
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TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may call a snap election if he decides to postpone an additional consumption tax increase. The prime minister's aides said on Monday (Nov 10) that the House of...
2014/11/08 21:39
2014/11/08 21:39
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Japan’s Economy Minister Akira Amari said on Saturday he saw progress in Asia-Pacific regional trade negotiations, although it would be difficult to reach an agreement by the end of the year,...
2014/11/07 23:56
2014/11/07 23:56
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TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping are to hold their first summit next week, reports said on Friday (Nov 7), after presiding over two years of animosity between...
2014/11/07 10:26
2014/11/07 10:26
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Japanese governor, local assembly approve restart of Sendai nuclear power plant Authorities in Japan have approved the restart of a nuclear plant, paving the way for a revival of the stalled industry...
2014/11/05 15:57
2014/11/05 15:57
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TOKYO: Japanese officials said Wednesday (Nov 5) that the number of bodies in a bizarre dog dumping case had reached nearly 70 animals, days after police launched a criminal...
2014/11/04 12:12
2014/11/04 12:12
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The smiling girl in photographs taken in the 1960s and 70s are the only visual reminders Kayoko and Akihiro Arimoto have of a daughter they have not seen for more than three decades. Keiko Arimoto...
2014/11/01 09:37
2014/11/01 09:37
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... dead dogs found dumped by river in Japan Published: 1 November 2014 Dogs are seen at a shelter in Lima. Japanese police have launched a criminal investigation after the bodies of around 40 dogs...
2014/11/24 06:58
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