Kyoto, Japan Newswire

Kyoto, Japan Newswire

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  1. Get a feel of Japan's old traditions at its best ryokanRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Star Online

    Forget about conventional hotels. The next time you're in the Land of the Rising Sun, opt to stay at a ryokan instead.

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  2. Searching for joy in the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The McGill Daily

    Happiness is a state we all strive toward in life, but what does happiness really mean? Most people view happiness as a subjective phenomenon, since what makes one person happy will not necessarily bring another person joy. When Kyoto University researchers sought to study subjective happiness in the brain, they investigated it in a relatively novel and unexplored fashion.

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  3. Tourists celebrating Lunar New Year holiday with shopping spree in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Japan Times

    With the Lunar New Year holiday underway, tourists from China are thronging Tokyo's Ginza shopping district, loading up on duty-free electronics and luxury brands. "Our budget was 30,000 per person," said a 43-year-old man who came with his relatives in a group of 30. "I bought a randoseru and a digital piano for my daughter."

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  4. Kronos Hinotori Putter Displayed at St. AndrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Putter Zone

    ... by Lapuz over a three-month period, followed by months of polishing to perfection. When Lapuz lived abroad in Kyoto, Japan, he would visit the Byodoin Temple featured on the Japenese 10-yen coin. The putter echoes those experiences, featuring the ...

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  5. Kidney-specific Sonoporation-mediated Gene TransferRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Molecular Therapy

    ... School of Medical Science Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan 2Department of Regenerative Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto ...

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  6. Azam Khan is at it again; claims PM Modi met Dawood in Sharif's houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Rediff.com

    Known for making controversial remarks, senior Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan outdid himself when he alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had met wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim in Lahore at the residence of his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif last December. Sharat Pradhan/ Rediff.com reports from Lucknow.

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  7. Ryukyu's Kishimoto shines in triumph over KyotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Japan Times

    The perimeter marksman sank 4 of 9 3s and shot 4-for-4 from inside the arc and 5-for-5 at the free-throw line in a 25-point effort in Ryukyu's 84-78 triumph over the host Kyoto Hannaryz. Evan Ravenel contributed 17 points and Draelon Burns and Anthony McHenry had 12 points apiece.

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  8. Toshiba likely to sell white goods biz to foreign rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Japan Times

    With Sharp Corp. increasing its chances of making turnaround under the sponsorship of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., another troubled Japanese electronics manufacturer, Toshiba Corp., is now seen as more likely to sell its white goods business to a foreign rival. Innovation Network Corp. of Japan, a government-backed investment fund which is seen losing out in the bidding for Sharp to Hon Hai, has been planning to integrate the white goods operations between Sharp and Toshiba.

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  9. Collecting Strange Friends Part IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Guns Magazine

    Come on nowa You've suffered through Parts I and II in the February and March issues, so isn't it only right you should grit your teeth and see this mess out to the end? That's it-tenacity! You can do it! I would suggest you go back and refresh your memories, but I have faith in your total recall. Let's do this.

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  10. Department of Sport Management to Offer Online Education to Pro Soccer League in JapanRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    The Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Japan's J. League, Asia's premier professional soccer league, are partnering in an online sport management education program. The McCormack Department of Sport Management, housed in the nationally ranked Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst, will provide online courses each semester to students enrolled in the J. League Human Capital Project under the multi-year education partnership.

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  11. Understanding Intracellular Signaling Advances Cardiac Reprogramming...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Circulation

    From the Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan ; and Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, San Francisco, CA . Correspondence to Dr Yoshinori Yoshida, Kyoto University, Center for iPS Cells Research and Application , 53 Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan.

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  12. Buy: Henry Pajama ShirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cool Hunting

    With Sleepy Jones' Henry Pajama shirt, there's no need to change before heading out to grab a morning cup of coffee. The comfy lounge shirt is cut from a fine cotton fabric and comes with contrast piping, French seams, button cuffs and a chest pocket, so it looks just as good under the covers as it does under a jacket.

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  13. Shinshi sense of styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Sun-Star

    "IMAGINE dapper in Japan. That, with Elated's own twist," says Mikey Walls, one of the founders of the Cebu clothing brand Elated Industries of its newest line, the Shinshi Collection.

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  14. Green Tea Chocolate-Covered Potato Chips ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Neatorama

    Casey Baseel of Rocket News 24 brings us excellent news: it's no long necessary to mix your own green tea chocolate, then pour it in precisely measured lines over ruffled potato chips. It's possible to buy whole bags of prepared green tea chocolate-covered ruffled potato chips, thus saving you from a good half hour of work every day.

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  15. Buy: Wood Grain Bomber JacketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cool Hunting

    Melbourne-based label Verner jazzes up the classic bomber with its gray marl jacket. With an all-over wood grain pattern and a tongue-in-cheek take on its own name-with "This is veneer" printed along the cuffs, hem and neckline-it's a playful take on an item that can sometimes be anything but.

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  16. Buy: Wool HikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Cool Hunting

    Like the rest of their offerings, Feit's Wool Hiker is constructed from a seamless slab of leather that's shaped and assembled by hand. Sturdy and winterized, this boot comes with a high ankle collar and a warm wool lining to keep toes dry and cozy when the temperature drops.

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  17. My HorizonsA Moment with Hugo ChavezRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  18. Are robots taking over the farm? In Japan, they are.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Christian Science Monitor

    A Japanese firm said on Monday it will soon open what may be the most futuristic farm yet: operated by robots, with their human assistants donning lab coats instead of overalls, and vegetables growing vertically on ceiling-high metal shelves instead of horizontally over bucolic fields. Spread , a cutting-edge food producer based in Kyoto, says its roughly one-acre indoor farm will start operating in 2017, producing 30,000 heads of pesticide-free lettuce a day initially.

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  19. Nippon Paper Entering Chinese MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Nonwovens Industry

    Nippon Paper Industries is making plans to enter the Chinese diaper market, according to a report published on Nikkei Asian Review. The Japanese company is negotiating with several local concerns and expects to begin supplying diapers to China as an original equipment manufacturer as early as April 2017 from an expanded plant in Japan.

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  20. Japan's epic samurai dramas are in a tight spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Japan Times

    Japanese can roughly be split into two camps: those equipped with an encyclopedic knowledge of history and those who have only a vague idea of who the samurai were or that a Shogun once lived in what is now the Imperial Palace. The history geeks on one side and those who couldn't care less on the other.

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