Wednesday Nov 27
Feast for the senses
You could happily spend an entire holiday in Osaka just sampling the cuisine, but set some time aside to explore this fascinating, history-steeped metropolis A whole culture has developed in Osaka around the preparation and appreciation of food, giving rise to the term "kuidaore", meaning "eat till you drop".
Osaka dept stores locked in scrap for survivalNovember 5, 2013 OSAKA...
Competition among department stores has intensified in Osaka due to renovations and expansions in addition to the opening of a new department store.
The Japan Times
More restaurants tied to food fraud
Following Hankyu Hanshin Hotels Co.' s recent admission that dozens of its restaurants misrepresented the food on their menus, "revelations" have emerged that several other establishments around the nation are doing the same thing.
This is Hull
Angus Young: Should Hull Tigers fans take lead from Japanese namesakes?
Angus Young takes a wry look at at another 'Tigers' sporting club and what happened when it changed its name to that of the Jungle beast Fair play to the Hull City fans who continue to campaign against the club's move to rebrand itself as Hull City Tigers.