Hokkaido, Japan Newswire (Page 4)

Hokkaido, Japan Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hokkaido, Japan. (Page 4)

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  1. Hat-Shaped Home is Not a Theme Park Attraction, Features Computer Room in CellarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | TechEBlog

    Most hat-shaped things are either used to block the sun, related to toys, or found at theme parks, but this unique structure in Hokkaido, Japan, is neither. Constructed on a minimal budget, the "Hat H" is a two-level house, with the upper floor situated two meters off of the ground, while the cellar is used as a computer room, sleeping area, and bathroom.

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  2. Swiss reporter honoured for prolific Olympics coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Swissinfo

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  3. Driving alert after young HK boy dies in Hokkaido crashRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Standard

    Hong Kong tourists driving abroad need to carefully plan their itineraries as poor time management often leads to accidents, the Automobile Association said.The warning was issued after a three- year-old boy from Hong Kong was killed in an accident in Hokkaido, Japan. He was in a rental car with his two- year-old brother and their parents - both in their 30s - with the father in the driving seat.... Hong Kong tourists driving abroad need to carefully plan their itineraries as poor time management often leads to accidents, the Automobile Association said.

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  4. Meet the Newest Species of WhaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Time

    ... itself only rarely. It was reportedly seen exclusively in the Nemuro Strait, at the northeast corner of Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost large island. And it was seen only in the spring. Its dark color and its floppy dorsal fin made it hard to pick ...

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  5. Hitting Japan's best beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Japan Times

    The summer is here. You've kept your New Year's resolution and stuck with that diet or new exercise regimen right? It doesn't matter.

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  6. Hokkaido crash kills HK child, injures threeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The Standard

    A three-year-old Hong Kong boy has died, and three of his family members were injured in a car crash in Hokkaido yesterday. Japanese media said the accident occurred while the four Hong Kong tourists were driving in Iwamizawa yesterday afternoon.-RTHK... A three-year-old Hong Kong boy has died, and three of his family members were injured in a car crash in Hokkaido yesterday.

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  7. The boy was killed in the crash in Iwamizawa on Wednesday. Photo: GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | South China Morning Post

    The boy, 3, died on Wednesday when the car, being driven by his father, crashed on the way from Sapporo to Asahikawa A three-year-old boy from Hong Kong has been killed in car crash in Hokkaido, according to Japanese media. He was said to have been in a rental car driven by his father on the way from Sapporo to Asahikawa when the vehicle ran into a lamp-post on a national highway in Iwamizawa at 11.50am on Wednesday, NHK reported.

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  8. The City's Best Sushi Is in RavennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Stranger

    ... The first piece of sushi Kumita had served that night was a creamy, dulcet scallop from the waters of Hokkaido, Japan. While the chef has obvious reverence for his ingredients, the way he handled the scallop initially struck me as somewhat ...

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  9. Glider modeled after Hayao Miyazaki's 'Nausicaa' anime takes to the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Japan Times

    A glider modeled after a flying machine seen in a popular animated film directed by Hayao Miyazaki has conducted a successful test flight before the public in Takikawa, Hokkaido. The Mehve flying machine, upon which the glider is based, appears in the film "Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind."

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  10. This Train Is Kept Running Only For A High School Girl. The Reason Behind Is InspirationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Lifehack.org

    Due to its remote location, there were seldom any trains stopping at the Kyu-Shirataki Train Station on the island of Hokkaido, Japan. The station was scheduled to close down in 2013.

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  11. Learning curve: demand for ag college places plummetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Independent.ie

    Demand for ag college places has plummeted as the economy picks up, while concerns mount over the suitability of the education on offer. John Smith, Meath farmer and final year agricultural engineering student at Tralee IT, adheres to cultural tradition by driving a tractor in slippers while on placement on a farm in Hidaka, Hokkaido, Japan Demand for ag college places has plummeted as the economy picks up, while concerns mount over the suitability of the education on offer.

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  12. Troubled Japanese space agency seeks fresh startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | NatureNews

    The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is on a quest for redemption. In March, a software error caused the agency's Hitomi X-ray astronomy satellite to break up in space , cutting short a planned three-year mission after only one month.

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  13. Japan Says Hello, To Hello Kitty CantaloupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Weird Asia News

    There is viral marketing and then there is weird marketing. The Hello Kitty brand has found a way to fall into both categories.

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  14. VOTD: Tarantino's "Suicide Squad"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Dark Horizons News

    This week sees the release of David Ayer's "Suicide Squad," a film in which a bunch of iconic comic book villains team-up for a mission. It's not an unfamiliar premise, but it's one that has inspired various film fans to come up with their own parody riffs.

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  15. Giants clober CL rival SwallowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | The Japan Times

    Kan Otake threw seven shutout innings as the Yomiuri Giants walloped the Tokyo Yakult Swallows 9-0 in the Central League on Saturday. Otake held Yakult to four hits and three walks, while striking out five in a 132-pitch outing, making the most of his impressive run support before 44,423 at Tokyo Dome.

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  16. Changing ColoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Daily Star

    ... is only one of the methods that birds employ to find mates. Some birds such as the red-crowned cranes of Hokkaido, Japan, perform an elaborate mating dance. Others such as ospreys "show off" by hovering in the air with food or nesting material. The ...

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  17. Veteran mainstays guide Giants past SwallowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Japan Times

    For one night, it almost felt like old times for the Yomiuri Giants. Shinnosuke Abe and Hayato Sakamoto were hitting home runs and Tetsuya Utsumi was making sure the other team didn't.

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  18. Hawaiian Airlines plane makes emergency landing in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | India.com

    Tokyo, July 28 : A Hawaiian Airlines plane with 248 people on board made an emergency landing at Tokyo's Narita International Airport on Wednesday night, the airline announced on Thursday. The Honolulu-bound Boeing 767 aircraft, which departed from Chitose, on the island of Hokkaido, at around 8 p.m., had to make an emergency landing at the airport due to a hydraulic problem.

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  19. Oil pressure issue again promps Hawaiian Airlines emergency landing in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | The Japan Times

    A Hawaiian Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Narita International Airport in Chiba Prefecture late Wednesday, following a similar incident in Tokyo earlier this month. Around 10:35 p.m. Wednesday , the Boeing 767 aircraft bound for Honolulu told flight control that it wants to make an emergency, landing at Narita due to oil pressure abnormality.

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  20. Alberni and Abashiri renew relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On Monday, July 18, Mayor Mike Ruttan and Abashiri, Japan's vice mayor, Kawata Masahiro, officially signed a reaffirmation of the two sister cities, marking the 30th anniversary of the relationship. Since 1986, exchange trips for all ages have been building bridges between cultural differences, creating lasting friendships and providing life-long learning opportunities in both cities.

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