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16 hrs ago | Financial Times
It has been a while since I tapped out this column from the best seat in the travel industry - a taupe, chocolate and orange-flecked reclining lounger on the Nozomi series Shinkansen train from Osaka to Tokyo.
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20 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
Danny Friedmann says Japan cannot, in this day and age, absolve its imperial army from responsibility for sex slavery during the second world war, when clear evidence of its guilt exists Korean woman Kim Bock-dong, bottom, who was forced to serve for the Japanese troops as a sex slave during World War II, attends a rally demanding full compensation ... (more)
A maglev line through Kyoto on the way to Osaka would have about twice the economic effect as the currently planned course through Nara, according to an estimate by the city of Kyoto released Wednesday.
PHUKET: There always comes a time when you need a time-out. An inaudible beckoning call comes out of the ether when the pressure and daily grind of work, home life and the day-to-day routine wear on you and you just have to escape.
In Osaka, the local education authority has fined a 23-year-old school clerk from having tattoos on her body.
At the end of March, having reached the age of 70 three months ago, I'll retire from my post as a lecturer at Okinawa Christian University - mandatory retirement.
Taipei, March 7 The Taiwanese baseball film "Kano" received a standing ovation at the movie's international premiere at the Osaka Asian Film Festival on Friday.
Our world's oldest woman Misao Okawa celebrated her 116th birthday Wednesday at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan.
The Abeno Harukas building, center, operated by Kintetsu Corp., stands illuminated at night in Osaka.
When it comes to trade policy, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces a choice between the fears of Japan's ageing farm lobby and the hopes of suburban families lined up here at a nearly 20-metre long meat counter in a mall showcasing Australian beef.
Save games created with earlier versions are not compatible with this patch - finish your in-progress games before applying this patch The third update for Strategic Command WWII Assault on Democracy is now available including lots of game engine, editor and campaign changes.
A real estate conflict over kosher Pizzeria da Solo forced longtime Sony Pavilion tenant Joseph Allaham to close that spot and Solo Restaurant last year.
Feathers, floats, sequins and samba - it's safe to say that this past weekend was a spectacle of carnivals across the globe, from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town.