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  1. Staying above the fray when it comes to familyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Star Online

    I was thrilled when she was born and insisted that my sister use the name I had for her, which is why the poor girl ended up with three first names on her birth certificate.

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  2. 10 Things to love about JapanRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Times of India

    Trains are punctual. On the minute. Or more like on the second. Every morning I would take the 7:13am train from Shibuya that would get me to Yokohama at exactly at 7:40am.

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  3. New collection of Haruki Murakami short stories hits Japan bookshopsRead the original story

    Friday | South China Morning Post

    Haruki Murakami's first collection of short stories in nine years hit the shelves in Japan yesterday with some excited fans queuing for the midnight launch.

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  4. [Editorial] Talks on sex slaveryRead the original story

    Friday | Korea Herald

    Korea and Japan have resumed the diplomatic dialogue that had been suspended following Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to the Yasukuni Shrine in December.

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  5. Murakami's new book unveiled in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Star

    Customers read books by Japanese author Haruki Murakami as Murakami's new novels of the book "Onna no Inai Otokotachi" which can be translated as "Men Without Women" are displayed at the Sanseido bookstore in Tokyo on on August 18, 2014.

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  6. Japan's electronic music sceneRead the original story

    Friday | Pacific Daily News

    If you're a big fan of electronic dance music on Guam, no doubt you've bemoaned the fact that the Krewellas and Martin Garrixes of the world never come to our little island.

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  7. The Island in South Korea's Ferry Tragedy Wants Chinese TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | BusinessWeek

    China's holiday getaway spot is Hainan , a tropical island in the Gulf of Tonkin not far from Vietnam, while Japanese seeking a beach far from Tokyo head to Okinawa.

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  8. Roppongi readies for 32-hour art marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Japan Times

    The artist once again serves as artistic director for this year's Roppongi Art Night, which begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday and runs straight through until 6 p.m. on Sunday.

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  9. Ryukyu's Burns garners league accoladeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Japan Times

    Draelon Burns played an integral role in the Ryukyu Golden Kings' splendid 24-2 record in home games this season.

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  10. Japan, S.Korea Diplomats Meet In Seoul -NHK World EnglishRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | NHK World

    Senior government officials from Japan and South Korea have discussed the issue of the so-called comfort women as a part of their effort to improve the strained bilateral relationship.

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  11. Ascott Brings Its Premier Brand To Tokyo Through Partnership With MECRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Hospitality Net

    CapitaLand's wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited , has brought its premier Ascott The Residence brand to Tokyo through a master lease agreement with Mitsubishi Estate Company , one of Japan's largest real estate developers.

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  12. Celebrate National Dolphin Day With A Look At These Unique Dolphin SpeciesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Switched

    Who doesn't love dolphins!? The chances are that you've owned at least one dolphin stuffed animal during your lifetime, or have been captivated by the dolphin show at your local aquarium.

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  13. This week is for Star Wars fans, train enthusiasts and mothers to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Japan Times

    Getting around Tokyo just got a little bit easier for visitors with the release of Tokyo Metro's new app, the Subway Navigation for Tourists.

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  14. BEIJING: Concerns over Beijing's air quality keeping senior executives awayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Asia News Network

    When her son's persistent cough worsened into asthma as heavy, toxic smog plagued Beijing for days on end, Huang Liwen decided that she had had enough.

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  15. Seoul criticizes Japanese minister - s visit to Yasukuni shrineRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Korea Herald

    Japanese state minister for internal affairs and communications Yoshitaka Shindo leaves after a visit to the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on Saturday.

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  16. Japan minister visits controversial war shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Nation

    A Japanese cabinet minister visited a controversial war shrine in Tokyo on Saturday, in a move that sparked rebukes from South Korea and China, both of whom view it as a symbol of Japan's past militarism.

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  17. Japan minister visits controversial war shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Daily Times

    TOKYO: A Japanese cabinet minister visited a controversial war shrine in Tokyo on Saturday, in a move that sparked condemnation by South Korea, which along with China sees it as a symbol of Japan's past militarism.

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  18. Don't Worry, Green Cars Don't Really Mean More DrivingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Huffington Post

    Here's the good news: According to the wonks at the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute , the average car sold in March was 25.4 mpg, a new record.

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  19. Korean government slams Japanese minister's visit to controversial war shrineRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Arirang TV

    The Korean government has been quick to criticize a Japanese minister for visiting a controversial war shrine, calling it a big step in the wrong direction.

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  20. Tokyo underground: taking property development to new depthsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Japan Times

    With demand for commercial and residential space increasing on the surface in Tokyo, developers are exploring new ways to utilize space underground If you think the urban sprawl of Tokyo looks impressive from above, wait until you factor in the areas below ground.

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