Kyoto, Japan Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Michelle Obama meets Japan royalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION U.S. first lady Michelle Obama met with Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on Thursday as part of her three-day trip to Japan. Sporting a white and red floral dress with silver high-heels, Michelle Obama arrived at the Imperial Palace as a light drizzle fell over Tokyo.

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  2. In Japan, Michelle Obama Says Girls' Education Is in - Crisis'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Bloomberg

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, right, talks to participants during the roundtable meeting as part of Japan-U.S. Joint Girls Education event at Iikura Guest House in Tokyo. -- Michelle Obama blamed attitudes toward women for a global failure to educate girls as she promoted her Let Girls Learn initiative in Tokyo on Thursday.

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  3. U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama Visits Japan, CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chosun Ilbo

    U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama has arrived in Japan for a three-day visit meant to highlight her global women's education initiative. Obama landed late Wednesday in the capital, Tokyo.

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  4. Michelle Obama arrives in Kenzo dress for Japan visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | CBS News

    First lady Michelle Obama started her first visit to Japan on a stylish note Wednesday, touching down in Tokyo in a brightly-printed dress by Kenzo. Mrs. Obama paired the lime green, flared design with a metallic belt and black pumps, all donned as she stepped off the plane for her visit to the country, part of five-day trip to Japan and Cambodia promoting the White House's "Let Girls Learn" education initiative.

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  5. US First Lady Arrives in Japan for First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | News Max

    Michelle Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday afternoon on her first visit to the country, as part of a trip to highlight the importance of girls' education. The first lady, who stepped off a U.S. government plane wearing a bright yellow dress, was without her husband President Barack Obama for the tour, which will last five days and also includes a visit to Cambodia.

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  6. Japan: Is that Hello Kitty in my teacup? Yes, at new Kyoto tea houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Los Angeles Times

    If you just can't get enough of Hello Kitty, a recently opened tea house in Kyoto, Japan, lets you order traditional fare served with Hello Kitty flair. At the Tea House Hello Kitty Saryo , bowls and cups are emblazoned with the 40-year-old Japanese pop icon.

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  7. Feature: U.S. first lady arrives in Japan with powerful message on girls' educationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama arrived in Tokyo Wednesday on her first trip to Japan during which she is expected to announce a partnership between both countries on supporting girls' education in developing countries. The first lady, who alighted a U.S. government plane at Tokyo's Haneda airport, was all smiles, replete in a stunning yellow dress that was perfectly fitting for the spring climes that have graced the capital city in the last few days.

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  8. Saratoga is 'building bridges' in Muko, JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Saratoga News

    Photograph courtesy of Muko City Photographers Ann Waltonsmith traveled with 33 other Saratogans to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of our Sister City relationship with Muko City. Here she presents Mayor Kushima of Muko with a gift from the City of Saratoga commemorating the event.

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  9. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | 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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  10. Discuss Kimono Future In Kyoto At Rinpa 400th Anniversary Kimono SymposiumRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | PR Log

    Rinpa 400th anniversary kimono symposium is held in Kyoto, Japan on March 27 sponsored by Kimono Artisan Kyoto. US-based kimono fashion designer / stylist, Hiromi Asai, talks about global trends of kimono.

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  11. Zen Buddhism and storytelling merge in novelista s journeyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Washington Times

    Novelist Ruth Ozeki's spiritual companion is a Zen master named Dogen. Dead for nearly 800 years, when you listen to Ms.

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    Tuesday Mar 10 | Art Daily

    Scholten Japanese Art presents, Kacho Fugetsu: Natural Beauty in Japanese Art, an exhibition devoted to images of nature. The Japanese title, Kacho Fugetsu is comprised of the kanji for flower , bird , wind and moon - and is collectively referred to as the 'beauties of nature.'

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  13. Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts hosts the Kokon Biannual '15 exhibitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Art Daily

    The Kokon Biannual A'15 exhibition presents important and exciting Japanese works of art from the Momoyama through Edo periods. Included are calligraphy and ceramics from the earliest years of what became known as the Rinpa school and striking and evocative paintings of the cherry blossom season, the period symbolic of spring and rebirth in Japanese culture.

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  14. Matthews Japan Fund Adds 49 Japanese Companies to PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | GuruFocus.com

    A pillar of the Matthews Japan Fund 's investment philosophy is a laser-like, long-term focus on Asian stocks, almost exclusively Japan-based companies. There may have been a quarter when the Fund invested in a non-Japanese stock or two - but not recently and certainly not in the fourth quarter of 2014 when the Fund bought shares in 49 Japanese companies that are new to its portfolio.

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  15. Zen Buddhism and storytelling merge in novelist's journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Tribune

    Novelist Ruth Ozeki's spiritual companion is a Zen master named Dogen. Dead for nearly 800 years, when you listen to Ozeki, you know he's there.

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  16. Japan haute cuisine now on EVA flights to OsakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The China Post

    Japanese haute cuisine from Kyoto is being served on EVA Airways flights from Taipei to Osaka from Tuesday, making EVA Air Taiwan's first airline to serve food from a Michelin 3-star restaurant. EVA Airways Corp., Taiwan's second-largest aviation company, said the meals, which will be offered in all cabin classes, come from the Kyo-Ryori Nakamura restaurant in Kyoto, designed by master chef Motokazu Nakamura.

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  17. Belleville student chosen for Japanese study programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | NorthJersey.com

    Representatives from the Japan Society, Yumi Nagasawa and Owen Rojek, Vice President of the Belleville Board of Education Jeanne Lombardi, freshman Andrea Romero, Belleville High School Principal Russell Pagano and BHS educator Gary Klotzkin commend Romero in the principal's office for being awarded a full scholarship to study in Japan. Belleville High School ninth grader Andrea Romero is one of only 10 students in the entire United States to be formally accepted into the Tomodachi Japan Society Junior Fellows Leadership Program.

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  18. Ryuheisoba offers new enjoyment to Japan's humble noodleRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Japan Times

    There's also a wonderful soba restaurant there - that is, on the western outskirts of Kyoto, a stone's throw from the imperial villa at Katsura. A quick note about the villa: It is reputed to have one of the nation's most beautiful gardens and while it is open to the public, it's booked out for the next three months.

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  19. All Hale lunch at this Kyoto cafeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Japan Times

    To get to Hale you'll have to wrestle your way past the armies of tourists and locals who converge on Nishiki Market - a long, narrow market that sells everything from adzuki beans to unagi . But once inside this cozy cafe in an old machiya , you will find much of the food is suitable for vegetarians.

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  20. Seasonal Festival Praying for Healthy GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Kyoto Shimbun News

    On March 3, the day of the seasonal peach festival, the "Kyo no Nagashi-bina" ceremony, in which people set dolls made of Japanese paper afloat on a stream and pray for girls' healthy growth, was held at Shimogamo Shrine in Sakyo Ward, Kyoto. A couple in traditional Heian costumes and other people gently released small straw boats carrying dolls on the Mitarashi River within the shrine precincts.

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