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Breaking News: Vladimir Putin plans military installations on disputed Kuril Islands
   
Posted by: RenoBerkeley SelectMedia

Okinawa :: Japan | updated 2014-04-22 23:14:35 -0700 | political-news

If anyone needs any more proof that Vladimir Putin is on a mission to rebuild the glory of the Soviet Union, look no further than the Kuril Islands, located between the northern tip of Japan and Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula. This...
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Breaking News: Arrogance imperils repair work at ruined Fukushima nuclear complex (Opinion)
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Fukushima :: Japan | updated 2013-12-09 01:31:53 -0800 | technology-news

Emergency workers who assembled storage tanks to hold radioactive water at the meltdown-ravaged Fukushima nuclear power plant complex in Japan were illegally hired and poorly supervised, labor regulators and workers are saying. "Yes, we did a shoddy job," one of...
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Posted by: George Vieto

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-02-28 19:02:26 -0800 | sports-news

Ratuken Eagles right handed pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, 25, who had a pitching record of 24-0 with an earned run average of 1.27 in the regular season has been given permission to seek employment with Major League Baseball on Wednesday from...
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Breaking News: Fukushima lessons: Safety first, complacency never, shift to renewables
   
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Fukushima :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 12:04:06 -0700 | technology-news

The magnitude-9 Great East Japan Earthquake and resulting tsunami on March 11, 2011 caused the largest natural humanitarian and nuclear crisis in Japanese history. The disasters left 2,600 people missing, 15,900 dead and exceeded $200 billion in damages. Some 300,000...
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Source: BusinessInsider

Hiroshima :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 09:29:58 -0700 | business-news

Richard Evans, the Regius Professor of History at Cambridge, identified  key difference between now and then in a January article in the New Statesman. These include balancing tendencies of the multipolar world we live in now as well as the...
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Source: The Motley Fool

Toyota :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 09:36:01 -0700 | business-news

Americans are in love with Subaru's cars as the Japanese automaker understands the U.S. car buyers' tastes uncannily well. No wonder Subaru has won the Motor Trend  "SUV of the Year" award three times since 2009...F     ) ....
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Source: Wellington Dominion

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 11:02:37 -0700 | entertainment-news

one of the greatest actors of his generation, his career more recently tarnished by his perplexing decision to appear in all sorts of rubbish. On the right, his late father, Robert De Niro Sr: abstract expressionist painter, depressive dandy, closeted...
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Source: Pacific Daily News

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 10:11:09 -0700 | political-news

Donors to the 2/12 Memorial Fund, which was established to benefit victims of a February 2013 Tumon attack, paid for a senator and Guam Visitors Bureau board of directors member to travel to Japan for the funerals of the victims....
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Source: Japan Times

Fukuoka :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 09:17:52 -0700 | sports-news

Toru Hosokawa belted a tie-breaking two-run homer and Kenichi Nakata allowed a run in six innings to propel the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks into first place in the Pacific League with a 3-1 win on Saturday over the Orix Buffaloes. In...
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Source: Japan Times

Nagoya :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 09:17:49 -0700 | sports-news

Ozeki Kotoshogiku has changed an improbable script into his moment of truth ahead of the final day of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament. With one blazing burst of speed and agility in a bang-up of rank-and-filer Takayasu, the ozeki retained...
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Source: KQED

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 06:38:42 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The night that I visited, the mood was chill and arty, and everyone was in the early stages of hanging their work. S.F. power couple, and their signature styles and characters mesh well in their current collaborative paintings, which are...
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Source: Japan Today

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 00:24:50 -0700 | travel-news

A volcanic island off Japan's southern coast continues to smoulder with lava flowing from its craters into the sea, new aerial images show. Nishinoshima, some 1,000 kilometers south of Tokyo, joined up with a small volcanic islet formed in November...
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Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 10:32:05 -0700 | business-news

A few seconds later, an apparently normal, self-effacing man in his 40s appears. In front of him, a remote-controlled anime-inspired Anpanman robot suddenly jerks forward, carrying a couple of steaming hot face towels. Behind it, the man starts leaping up...
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Source: The Independent

Tōkyō :: Japan | updated 2014-07-26 03:20:48 -0700 | sports-news

The prospect of Jeremy Paxman let off the leash in his own stand-up show is mouth-watering. In this hour-long show he promises to talk about beards, underpants and the human condition...August, Pleasance Courtyard  (0131 556 6550) George RR Martin The...
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Breaking News: Dolphins being captured and slaughtered at Taiji Cove in Japan
   
Posted by: Dava Castillo SelectMedia

Taiji :: Japan | updated 2014-02-17 15:59:58 -0800 | disasters-news

The annual slaughter of hundreds of dolphins was revealed in the award winning 2009 film “The Cove.” For the first time, the rest of the world saw the ruthless slaughter of dolphins as they are herded into a cove and...
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