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Modi's Japan visit: Restructuring a civilisational agenda

The prime minister's outreach to Japan is a recognition of the civilisational potential that the two nations hold and can wield in evolving an era of 'Asianism' in global politics, says Anirban Ganguly.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Telegraph

Sushma pullout makes China, Russia uneasy

Indian and Japanese schoolchildren play at the Global Indian International School in Tokyo on Friday, a day before Narendra Modi arrives on a five-day visit.

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The Miami Herald

Image of Asia: The blur of the crowd in Tokyo

People walk a street at Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Wall Street Journal

Hotels: Which Country's Are Cleanest?

Tokyo's hotel rooms may not overlook any white sandy beaches or have gorgeous frescoes dating back to the Italian Renaissance, but tourists say there's one key factor that's driving their popularity .

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Japan economy stalls as incomes, spending languish

Pedestrians wait to cross a street at Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Jaunted

Tokyo: Why the Tokyo Skytree is Totally Worth the $20 Ticket

Listen in, because we have the scoop on Tokyo's newest tourist attraction. Tokyo Skytree may already be two years old but, in the grand scheme of things for Tokyo, it's still the hottest attraction for both locals and tourists to enjoy a birds-eye view of the planet's largest capital.

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CNN

The face of Fuji

EugeniaRebot mistakenly visited Japan's Fuji Station instead of Mt. Fuji in March 2014.

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Newkerala.com

PM Modi to visit Japan with 'Smart Cities' agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake a four-day visit to Japan beginning on August 30 during which he will hold discussions on his dream project of 'Smart Cities' During his visit, he will also hold talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to take the strategic partnership between the two sides to a new level.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Kyoto, Japan Travel, World News, Japan

Business Wire

Japanese Cultural Encounter: Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo Offers Kimono Rentals

Japan's traditional garment for over 1,000 years, the kimono represents Japanese culture and spirit.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Art Daily

Hiroshi Sugimoto's first solo exhibition at Tripoli Gallery opens in Southampton

Tripoli Gallery presents an exhibition of photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Hiroshi Sugimoto: Seascapes will be on view at 30a Jobs Lane from August 27 through October 21. This marks Sugimoto's first solo exhibition at Tripoli Gallery.

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Hindustan Times

Quiet Kyoto meet for Abe Modi

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may travel to meet PM Narendra Modi in Kyoto on Saturday, the first day of his Japan visit, instead of waiting to see him in Tokyo on September 1. Government sources said the plan, though not final, was possible as Abe wanted to lend a personal touch to the meeting, away from the crowded schedule in the capital.

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ABS-CBN News

Dengue fever infection found in Japan for 1st time in 70 years

Dengue fever infection found in Japan for 1st time in 70 years TOKYO - The health ministry said Wednesday it has found a patient who contracted dengue fever while in Japan for the first time in nearly 70 years.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

DNA India

Looking forward to visit Japan to take ties to new level: PM Narendra Modi

Ahead of his visit to Japan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said he was keenly looking forward to the trip beginning August 30 to take the "time-tested" bilateral ties to a new level and increase cooperation in various fields.

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ABC News

Seoul: Trains, Fast Cell Service, Palaces and Food

South Korea's hyper-efficient capital doesn't immediately spring to mind when you think of exotic Asian destinations.

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Wimbledon Guardian

Scout flys the flag for Wimbledon

PRESS RELEASE: Jessica Nguyen from the 13th Wimbledon Scout Group has been selected from South West to represent the UK at the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan in 2015.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

South China Morning Post

Xi Jinping 'emissary' Li Xiaolin planning Japan visit to improve relations, say sources

President Xi Jinping and Shinzo Abe have had no official talks since the Japanese prime minister came to power, but both sides have recently made moves towards mending fences.

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Examiner.com

Viewing autumn leaves sites in Tokyo and Kyoto

The beautiful colors of autumn await you with sites in urban Tokyo where skyscrapers meet nature.

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The Village Voice

Taste Rare Japanese Craft Beers For One Night Only

Japanese beer is so much more than Asahi and Sapporo. In 1994, deregulation of the Japanese beer market set off an explosion in the craft beer scene.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: ABE Initiative Helps Develop Industries

The Embassy of Japan and the Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA, will today send off the 55 Kenyan youth who are going to study and work in Japan under the African Business Education Initiative for Youth, that is, the ABE Initiative.

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CBS Local

Foodie Chap With Chef de Cuisine Edward Higgins of Bix San Francisco

KCBS radio "Foodie Chap" and KPIX 5 television "Eye On The Bay" host Liam Mayclem introduces us to the culinary stars behind the food and wine loved by so many in the Bay Area.

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