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The annual Tak Bat Dok Mai, or Flower Offering festival, returns to Wat Phra Phutthabat in Saraburi tomorrow to mark the beginning of the three-month-long rains retreat.
This is a shot of the Japanese Giant Salamander that was spotted going for a stroll on the bank of the Kamogawa River in Kyoto.
This package provides methods for evaluation of biometric verification systems under spoofing attacks.
Bell flowers are called kikyA in Japanese and the Tentoku-in temple is famous for them.
Sunday shoppers in Tokyo could be forgiven for wondering if they had been transported to Tibet or Myanmar as a man climbed atop a pedestrian crosswalk, voiced his reason to the crowd via megaphone and set himself ablaze.
Japanese manufacturers, flush with cash but loath to spend it at home since the global financial crisis, are finally shedding their deflationary mindset and splashing out on the new plant and equipment crucial to sustaining a nascent economic recovery.
Time to look back at automotive milestones from the past again: what was happening at this time five, 10, 20 and 40 years ago? Toyota took a major leap towards being interesting again in July 2009, with the appointment of Akio Toyoda as president of the company.
Known in the United States as War of the Monsters and later as Gamera vs. Barugon , Giant Monster Duel: Gamera vs. Barugon was originally released in Japan in 1966.
The Gion Festival, one of Japan's three major festivals, kicked off on July 1. This year, the "Ato-matsuri," or the latter festival, is being revived on July 24 for the first time in 49 years, so the "Yamahoko Junko" float procession will parade through central Kyoto City for two days, on both that day and on July 17 for the "Saki-matsuri," or the ... (more)
Japan package tour prices are expected to rise by 20% on average next month due to higher costs for operators after the Japanese government imposed stricter safety standards for tour buses.
Walk Japan's guided 11-day Nakasendo Way walking tour is about $4,085 per person and includes accommodation for 10 nights, breakfasts and dinners, baggage transfers and entrance fees.
Seeking justice: Felicidad Delos Reyes, 85, a former comfort woman, joining a protest outside the Japanese embassy in Manila.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 05:15 am
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