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Confident Japan visit will lead to new chapter in ties: Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed confidence that his visit to Japan would open a "new chapter" in bilateral relations and give a boost to their defence and security cooperation.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

India's Modi heads to Japan with trade and China in mind

India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi heads to Japan on Saturday for a five-day visit seeking to capitalise on a close relationship with his like-minded counterpart Shinzo Abe to boost trade between Asia's second and third largest economies.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Times of India

PM to travel light to Tokyo, delegation to have 60 members

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who prefers to travel light, will go to Japan Saturday with his official delegation comprising fewer than 60 members.

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Journal of Biochemistry

Dissecting tumour heterogeneity in flies: genetic basis of interclonal oncogenic cooperation

Tel: Cancers develop through sequential acquisition of oncogenic mutations, indicating a crucial role of genetic alterations in tumour progression.

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AkiPress

11:47 Toyota brings back original Land Cruiser to Japan

The 3.6 million yen Land Cruiser 70, the toughest of the Land Cruiser models, arrives at Japanese dealers Monday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Fodor's

Asia's 10 Best Second Cities

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The Japan Times

Jazz artist Emi Meyer teams up with guitarist Seiichi Nagai for a warm, poppy album

Jazz artist Emi Meyer had plenty to be happy about in 2008. She had just self-released her debut album "Curious Creature," she was performing shows around Kyoto and major labels in Tokyo were attempting to woo her.

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The Japan Times

Buddhist dining in unexpected places

I've been aware of shojin ryori for some time. I've had in my mind the image of a Buddhist practitioner painstakingly preparing the seasonal vegetarian dishes, mindful of each ingredient.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Viewing autumn leaves sites in Tokyo and Kyoto

The beautiful colors of autumn await you with sites in urban Tokyo where skyscrapers meet nature.

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The Times of India

Japan, China in race to sell India their high-speed trains

NEW DELHI: China and Japan are once again in competition, this time for the lucrative high speed rail network market in India.

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The Robesonian

Top teacher takes trip to Japan

Fairmont High School teacher Ashley Berdeau arrives in Japan. Her visit to the Land of the Rising Sun was part of her prize after being declared Teacher of the Year by the Public Schools of Robeson County.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Kabuki

Kabuki theatre is known for the stylization of its drama and for the elaborate make-up worn by some of its performers.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Skift

The Traditional Japanese City Where Americans Go to Unplug

Destinations around the world can appeal to travelers in even the most distant markets by branding themselves as exclusive places, the only where a certain kind of experience can be had.

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The Kyoto Shimbun News

New Sensation of Indigo-dyeing "Aogoromo" from Kyoto

Women's clothing and accessories brand "Aogoromo," with a focus on indigo-dyeing, was launched by textile manufacturer "Willbe Corporation" of Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto.

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The Kyoto Shimbun News

Rain Stops and Bonfires Emerge

"Gozan Okuribi" bonfires, an event to send off the spirits of ancestors who were welcomed during the O-bon holidays, was held in Kyoto City on the night of August 16. Although it rained heavily during the day, it had mostly stopped by evening.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Independent

Ryokan revolution: Once resting places for travelling samurai,...

It's a familiar experience: the baggage carousel, the jetlag-induced microsleeps in the back of the taxi and the realisation that you haven't got any local currency to tip the bellboy.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Nation

Saha in joint venture to open more Japanese restaurants here and abroad

Saha Group, one of Thailand's biggest manufacturers and traders of consumer products, yesterday signed a joint-venture contract with Nippon Tei, a Thai-owned Japanese restaurant chain in Thailand, and Sato Restaurant Systems, a Japan-based restaurant operator, on the opening and expansion of Japanese restaurants in Thailand and neighbouring ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CNN

Ritz-Carlton gives Kyoto its first super-luxury hotel

Opened in March, Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is the brand's fourth Japan property. All of the property's 134 rooms and suites face the Kamogawa River.

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NHK World

Next S.Korean envoy to Japan seeks to improve ties

South Korea's next ambassador to Japan has pledged to improve strained bilateral relations.

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The Japan Times

Gala time for kabuki icon Sakata Tojuro IV

The eighth annual instalment of NHK Enterprises' Gei-no-Shinzui summer kabuki gala, to be staged August 22 at the National Theatre in Tokyo, will star Living National Treasure Sakata Tojuro IV, one of those rare actors as famed for his portrayals of men as for his prowess as an onnagata .

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