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Kanazawa, Japan Newswire

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  1. Toyama inks point producer OkadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Japan Times

    The Toyama Grouses have boosted their roster with the addition of shooting guard Yu Okada as they prepare for their first season as a B. League first-division squad. The Grouses earned a championship runner-up finish in the bj-league's final season, falling to the Ryukyu Golden Kings in the title game in May at Ariake Colosseum.


  2. Neuronal activity shows link between wakefulness and fight-or-flight response in miceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The dual role of orexin neurons in nociceptive perception and analgesic regulation. Noxious stimuli such as pinching or high temperature increase orexin neuronal activity, while activation of orexin neurons induces analgesic effects.


  3. Clinical relevance of peroxisome proliferator-activated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | BioMed Central

    ... were retrieved from the surgical pathology files of the Pathology Section of Kanazawa University Hospital (Kanazawa, Japan). For each case, one representative block of formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded tumor tissue was selected. All sections were ...


  4. $10K Bunch of Grapes Sold at Auction in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The New York Observer

    Strange record news and strange Japan news merged yesterday, when the most expensive bunch of grapes-a fruit assemblage engineered by the Japanese government, incidentally-sold for a record amount at an auction in Kanazawa, Japan. A 30-grape bunch of the Ruby Roman varietal sold for 1.1 million yen, which is about $10,900, to Takamaru Konishi, who is identified as a "famous buyer of premium fruits" by the U.K.'s Telegraph .


  5. Mercury hits highest so far this summer in central parts of JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Japan Times

    Temperatures rose as high as 37 degrees Celsius on Saturday afternoon in the central Japan cities of Kanazawa and Takaoka, the highest in the country so far this summer, the Metrological Agency said. Warm winds blowing from the south into a low-pressure system in the Sea of Japan lifted temperatures in many places in eastern and western Japan.


  6. Drunken JAL pilot accused of assaulting co-worker and police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Japan Times

    A Japan Airlines copilot has been arrested in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, after he allegedly assaulted a police officer during a night out. The airline said Soichi Tatsumi, 42, was seen hitting a 49-year-old JAL captain he had been drinking with Monday evening and then slapped a police officer who attempted to intervene.


  7. JAL pilot arrested for hitting policeman, flight cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    A Japan Airlines co-pilot was arrested Monday for hitting a policeman in central Japan, resulting in cancellation of a morning flight he was due to board the following day, the airline said. Soichi Tatsumi, 42, was quoted as saying by the police that he does not remember clearly as he was drunk.


  8. Janaina Tsch pe's sixth exhibition in Sao Paulo on view at Galeria Fortes Vila aRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2016 | Art Daily

    ... Her work can be found in several important collections, such as 21st Century Museum of Contemporary of Art (Kanazawa, Japan), Centre Pompidou (Paris, France), Inhotim (Brumadinho, Brazil), MAM Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Moderna Museet (Stockholm, ...


  9. UPDATE 1-BOJ's Kiuchi calls for review of negative rates, inflation goal timingRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Reuters

    KANAZAWA, Japan, June 23 Dissenting Bank of Japan board member Takahide Kiuchi said the central bank should review its negative interest rate policy, give itself more time to hit its 2 percent inflation target, and warned that the demerits of its massive monetary stimulus were outweighing the benefits. A prolonged period of ultra-low interest rates, brought about by the BOJ's huge asset purchases, and the adoption of negative rates had hurt banks' profits and destabilised the bond market, Kiuchi said on Thursday.


  10. Hokuriku shinkansen threatening region's air links with TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Hokuriku is enjoying a prolonged tourism boom more than a year after a new shinkansen line linked it to Tokyo. But there is unease in the region as the number of air travelers has dropped dramatically, threatening the viability of flights and the small regional airports they support.


  11. Kyoto Prize to begin laureate lectures in OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The University of Oxford and the Inamori Foundation on Monday announced that future winners of the Kyoto Prize will be invited to address audiences of decision-makers in the United Kingdom. The program will be called the "Kyoto Prize at Oxford."


  12. Phoenix end Golden Kings' franchise-record winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Entering this season, the Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix and Ryukyu Golden Kings had combined to win six of 10 bj-league championships, with each franchise grabbing the title three times. Bragging rights are always at stake when they show up on the same court.


  13. Nash's 42-point night ignites FukushimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Rookie forward Le'Bryan Nash scored a game-high 42 points and the Fukushima Firebonds snapped a four-game losing streak on Saturday, beating the visiting Sendai 89ers 94-93. Nash, an Oklahoma State product, made 17 of 28 shots from the field, including 4 of 6 from beyond the arc, in the series opener in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture.


  14. 5G Work Starts in EarnestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | EETimes

    ... are meeting this week in locations including Bangalore, India; Busan, South Korea; Dubrovnik, Croatia; Kanazawa, Japan; Ljubljana, Slovenia; San Jose del Cabo, Mexico and Sophia Antipolis, France. "You eat an elephant in small piecesit takes lots of ...


  15. 5G Work Starts in EarnestRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | My ESM

    ... are meeting this week in locations including Bangalore, India; Busan, South Korea; Dubrovnik, Croatia; Kanazawa, Japan; Ljubljana, Slovenia; San Jose del Cabo, Mexico and Sophia Antipolis, France. "You eat an elephant in small piecesit takes lots of ...


  16. Veteran Oguchi provides spark for PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Hamamatsu guard Masahiro Oguchi , seen in action against Aisin in a preseason game, remains a key contributor for the defending bj-league champions at age 40. He scored 14 points in Saturday's 79-74 win over Takamasu. Players nearly half his age are beginning their professional careers, and high-energy guard Masahiro Oguchi continues to make his mark for the Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix and defy the odds.


  17. Passing skills elevate Sendai's gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The Sendai 89ers rely on gifted passers to generate their high-powered offense. That approach has paid off this season, with the 89ers leading the 24-team league in scoring .


  18. New series of works by Thomas Ruff on view at David ZwirnerRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | Art Daily

    ... Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (August A- November 2016) and the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan (December 2016 A- March 2017). RuffA's work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at prominent venues internationally. In 2014, ...


  19. Weekly revue 2016 week #12Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Chipple.net

    Most of last week was spent on a fun trip in Kanazawa (Ishikawa pref.) and then to Himi (Toyama pref.) where we spent a night at the cottage of winery Says Farm together with many dear friends. We ate delicious sushi everyday, and also Kanazawa oden, and gelato.


  20. Nara chasing playoff berth, consistency late in seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Without their 22 road games, the Bambitious Nara would be in no position at this stage of the season to be vying for a playoff position. The Bambitious, however, are 9-13 in away games.