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Some aspects of Japan's social security programs are still built on the assumption that the husband is always the breadwinner in a household and that the wife stays at home to take care of family matters.
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In response to the continuing Fukushima nuclear crisis, an Osaka-based company has developed several articles of clothing that effectively block radiation.
Who knew that this forward-thinking garden center was only 15 minutes or so from my house? Make no mistake, Western New York is relatively wealthy in excellent independent garden centers and seasonally open greenhouses.
Dec. 11--Radiation contamination still afflicts large swaths of Japanese land and water nearly three years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
To celebrate his 34th birthday, Hong Kong actor Raymond Lam was speculated to have chalked up HK$1 million in expenditure on a nine-day holiday to Tokyo and Osaka with girlfriend Karena Ng.
Thanks to the continued support of the Devil's Mask Society, Graydancer is joined on the Ropecast by Kazami Ranki, a Japanese bondage performer and teacher based in Osaka.
Hideo Higashikokubaru, a member of Nippon Ishin no Kai , said in his blog on Wednesday that he will resign as a House of Representatives lawmaker and leave the major opposition party.
So here it is. It involves a fine beverage, a man who made it his life's works, and a story of enduring love against the odds.) Whiskey first became widely available in Japan in the 19th century, mostly in and after the 1870s, although it seems to have been introduced in the 1850s.
Tattoos in Japan have long moved on from the kind often romanticized by the West - that imagery of flamboyant yakuza that so many seem reluctant to relinquish.
The maglev train being tested in central Japan could cut travel time between Tokyo and Osaka, or New York to D.C. to one hour.
Police officers patrol a Tokyo street. In the Japanese city of Sakai, police arrested a woman who called them over 15,000 times in the span of six months Police officers patrol a Tokyo street.
Unable to get to that must-see tourist site but can't bear for your teddy to miss out? Then Japan has just the thing for you -- a travel agency that takes stuffed toys on package tours and even provides the holiday snaps to prove it.
Japanese police said Thursday they have arrested a woman for calling them more than 15,000 times over a six-month period.