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  1. Kyoto exhibition to fete 150th anniversary of Japan-Swiss tiesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Hispanic Business

    Sakyo Ward is located on the former residence called Hakusasonso of Japanese painter Kansetsu Hashimoto and the new museum will house Japanese painting and a collection of antiques. The exhibition through will showcase a collection of 30 paintings from Spicher's "Blossom" series which reflects his conceptual framework called "spiritual minimalism."

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  2. Miracle menRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Telegraph

    Building on his personal chemistry with his Japanese counterpart, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, reached out to Japan in an unprecedented manner. Modi entertained his host country by displaying his skills as a drummer; he charmed the students by playing the flute and sharing Indian mythological stories during his visit to an elementary school; he expressed his gratitude to Japan for its 'trust' in India; he gifted a copy of the Bhagavad Gita to the Japanese emperor, underlining that he had 'nothing more valuable to give and the world has nothing more valuable to get'; chided China that 'those with 18th-century ideas, [who] engage in encroachments and enter the seas' of others.

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  3. Next-generation stem cells cleared for human trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | NatureNews

    Macular degeneration of the retina is one of the conditions researchers hope can be treated with induced pluripotent stem cells. A Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is about to become the first person to be treated with induced pluripotent stem cells, which have generated enthusiastic expectations and earned their inventor a Nobel Prize.

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  4. Pamella Roland shows Spring/Summer 2015 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Examiner.com

    Pamella Roland showed her Spring/Summer 2015 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week yesterday, September 9, 2014. For her Spring 2015 Collection , the designer spent time in Japan for inspiration.

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  5. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  6. Fashion Week in Nyc - a Swirl of Colors and VisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | CNN

    This week is Fashion Week in NYC. So far I have seen 20 shows at Lincoln Center and 3 shows at Couture Fashion Week for a total of 28 plus designers.

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  7. Japan Inc cautious on India despite premiers' love-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Express India

    Japanese firms can also use India as a hub to export to regions west of the Indian Ocean, such as Africa and the Middle East. Summary Even as the friendship between Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi blossomed during the new Indian leader's first foreign trip... Even as the friendship between Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi blossomed during the new Indian leader's first foreign trip, Japan Inc refused to get misty-eyed, wary of the pitfalls of doing business on the sub-continent.

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  8. Japan Inc cautious on India despite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Suria

    Even as the friendship between Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi blossomed during the new Indian leader's first foreign trip, Japan Inc refused to get misty-eyed, wary of the pitfalls of doing business on the sub-continent. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed by his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe upon arrival in Kyoto, western Japan, on August 30, 2014 - by Toru Yamanaka A five-day tour that began with a bear hug and a day of sightseeing in the ancient Japanese capital of Kyoto worked itself up through a crescendo of mutual compliments that culminated in Tokyo's pledge to spend $34 billion in India over the next five years.

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  9. Pamella Roland Spring/Summer 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Washington Square News

    Led by the dramatic bang of a gong, the first model in a creme satin dress entered the runway between cherry blossom screens for Pamella Roland's Spring/Summer 2015 collection. The entire collection, inspired by the Gardens of Kyoto and Roland's travels to Japan, captured the mood in elegant pastel-colored satin dresses.

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  10. Japanese model for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 9: Fresh from a tour of Japan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week spoke of the storm "media people" might kick up if he tried to replicate in India a Japanese model that expects students and teachers to collectively clean toilets in schools.

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  11. Modi's massive clean-up ventureRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Straits Times

    Hindu devotees taking a dip in the polluted waters of the River Ganges at Sarsaiya Ghat in Kanpur and Mr Modi performing a religious ritual in May on the banks of the River Ganges in Varanasi. The Prime Minister has urged Indians to keep the country clean, and has promised to clean up the Ganges and Varanasi.

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  12. Showmanship trumps substance during Modi visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Japan Times

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is re-energizing Indian diplomacy and trying to carve out a more dynamic role for his country in global affairs. He has just wrapped up a visit to Kyoto and Tokyo, playing the role of pitchman-in-chief and holding a summit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

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  13. Veteran Tokyo editor turns his mind to crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Japan Times

    "Japan has her secrets, as you well know," a Kyoto art dealer named Takahashi tells American Jim Brodie. "Many are open secrets.

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  14. Kanazawa City: the architecture of teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Japan Times

    One of the first things you see as you exit Kanazawa Station is a giant brass sculpture of a teapot sunken drunkenly into a mound of grass or, depending on your interpretation, tilting to fill a cup of the refreshing green brew the city is noted for. That a municipal piece of art should be dedicated to tea culture says something about the drink's place in the history and contemporary life of Kanazawa, the capital city of Ishikawa Prefecture.

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  15. Yoshio Taniguchi: thriving in the shadow of greatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Japan Times

    Architect Yoshio Taniguchi generally doesn't like having his photograph taken for use in the media. In a way, it's a logical extension of his approach to his work, which could be described as architecture by subtraction.

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  16. The Cherry Is AbloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Outlook

    No two backgrounds could be more different - Narendra Modi, with his humble, avowedly 'chaiwallah' origin and his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, the grandson of an elite Japanese politician. Yet they seem to have much in common.

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  17. Ono-no-Komachi Noh PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Japan Visitor Blog

    Meet Ono-no-Komachi , one of the Six Poetic Geniuses who lived in 8th century Kyoto, brought back to life by the most highly acclaimed Noh actors of today on Kyoto's oldest Noh stage! Noh, the oldest musical drama of Japan, has been continuously performed for over 650 years Enjoy its sophisticated aesthetics, stunning masks, gorgeous costumes, lyric dance and breathtakingly intense musical accompaniment.

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  18. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  19. Hotel Gracery Shinjuku, Opening 2015, Now Taking ReservationsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Hotel Interactive

    Leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko Inc. announced it is now accepting reservations for a new Hotel Gracery, opening in April 2015 in Kabukicho, Tokyo's entertainment and nightlife hub, located in the Shinjuku area. Hotel Gracery Shinjuku will be the Hotel Gracery brand's new flagship.

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  20. Diplomatic Enclave : Modi charms TokyoRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Prime minister Narendra Modi's first bilateral visit outside South Asia to Japan was a resounding success as he charmed his hosts, touching on key elements of the India-Japan relationship. It was an expansive and outgoing prime minister on display - drumming, playing the flute, or playfully pulling a young boy's ears.

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