Japan Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Japan. (Page 2)

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  1. Black Ferns 7s stage comeback to beat AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Gayle Broughton of New Zealand makes a break and scores a try during the Cup semi-final between New Zealand and Australia. Photo: Getty Images New Zealand have experienced deja vu at the women's sevens world series tournament in Japan after over-running Australia 17-12 in the semifinal.

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  2. World's oldest person dies in Japan aged 117Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    An official in the town of Kikai off Kyushu, Japan, said she died in hospital on Saturday shortly before 8pm, having been cared for there since January. Ms Tajima was the last known person born in the 19th century, and raised seven sons and two daughters and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren.

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  3. Top stars and collaborations in Japanese fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    This month, fashion in Japan is coming at you with collaborations involving two major artists, one of the musical persuasion and another that might just break the internet. Meanwhile, one of Japan's homegrown fashion stars celebrates an anniversary with one of the best runway shows Tokyo has seen all season.

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  4. Japan's pop culture and literature drive soft powerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Anime, manga and Haruki Murakami may form an unlikely trinity, but outside of Japan they're responsible for filling Japanese Studies departments and sprawling convention halls with generations of the devoted. They're at the core of Japan's global allure, the center of its soft power, and last month I was immersed in all three in the span of two weeks in two countries: the United Kingdom and the United States.

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  5. Naomi Osaka loses to Johanna Konta as Japan trails Britain in Fed Cup playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Indian Wells winner Naomi Osaka lost to Johanna Konta in straight sets on Sunday as Japan trailed Britain 2-1 in their Fed Cup World Group 2 playoff. A day after giving Japan an early lead in the playoffs, Osaka, ranked world No.

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  6. World's Oldest Person Dies in Japan at Age of 117Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Max

    ... including great-great-great grandchildren. Her town of Kikai is in Kagoshima prefecture on Kyushu, the southernmost of Japan's four main islands. She became the world's oldest person seven months ago after the death of Violet Brown in Jamaica, also ...

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  7. Contrasting SoftBank Group (SFTBY) & The CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... the form of a dividend. SoftBank Group Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the information industry in Japan and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Domestic Telecommunications, Sprint, Yahoo Japan, ...

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  8. Topcon (TOPCF) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... construction lasers, pipe lasers and asset management systems. Topcon Corporation is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. " TOPCF opened at $20.09 on Friday. Topcon has a 1-year low of $16.52 and a 1-year high of $26.28. The firm has a market ...

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  9. 'World's oldest person' dies in Japan at 117Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    The oldest man in the world is 112-year-old Masazo Nonaka of Japan, the organisation announced on April 10. The oldest man in the world is 112-year-old Masazo Nonaka of Japan, the organisation announced on April 10. A 117-year-old Japanese woman, thought to be the world's oldest person, has died, a local official told AFP Sunday. Nabi Tajima, who was born August 4, 1900, died around 8:00 pm Saturday at a hospital on her native Kikai Island in Kagoshima region, according to Susumu Yoshiyuki, a health and welfare official.

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  10. World's oldest person Nabi Tajima dies aged 117Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    An official in the town of Kikai off Kyushu, Japan, said she died in hospital on Saturday shortly before 8pm, having been cared for there since January. Ms Tajima was the last known person born in the 19th century, and raised seven sons and two daughters and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren.

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  11. Shadow-boxing tough guy protects home-alone Japanese womenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Leopalace 21 Corp employee, Mai Shibata, poses with her mobile phone during a demonstration of the company's security system 'Man on the Curtain' in her room in Tokyo, Japan, April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Kwiyeon Ha TOKYO: Behind the apartment's curtain, a tough guy is boxing, throwing left and right hooks and jabs, and lunging forward, enough to make any passing criminal think twice before breaking in.

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  12. Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Trend Micro (TMICY) to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... businesses, individuals, service providers and OEM partners. Trend Micro Incorporated is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. " Separately, ValuEngine raised Trend Micro from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 1st. ...

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  13. Toshiba eyes cancelling chip unit sale if no China approval by May: MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Japan's Toshiba Corp has decided it will cancel the planned $18.6 billion sale of its memory chip unit if it does not get approval from China's anti-monopoly regulator by May, the Mainichi newspaper said on Sunday. The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen behind cherry blossoms at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.

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  14. Japan breast cancer survivor designs underwear to help others cope with the diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    A breast cancer survivor has created an undershirt with a built-in bra to help other women fighting the disease. After having one of her breasts removed due to cancer, Mie Bowman, 36, now runs an underwear business called Shitagiya Clove.

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  15. IHI (IHICY) versus Its Competitors Critical AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... form of a dividend. IHI Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells machinery and equipment in Japan, the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It offers boilers, components for nuclear power plants, ...

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  16. Security issues worry Osaka residents ahead of 2019 G-20 summitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... 29, 2019, leaders from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Britain, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States and the European ...

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  17. Canadian women's rugby 7s fall in consolation semisRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBC News

    Kathy Baker scored a try in extra time as Ireland topped Canada 24-19 in a consolation Challenge Trophy semifinal Sunday at the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. Julia Greenshields of Canada is tackled on day two of the HSBC Women's Rugby Sevens in Kitakyushu, Japan.

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  18. Storage deadlines proposed for mementos recovered from natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... such items for years in the hope of reuniting them with their owners but incurring financial burdens in the process. Japan's lost property law sets three months as the storage period for lost-and-found items. In reality, however, municipalities in ...

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  19. World's oldest person, age 117, dies in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized since January.

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  20. Department of Defense Employee Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing Co-Worker on Military BaseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    A Department of Defense civilian employee pleaded guilty today to sexually abusing a co-worker while on a temporary duty assignment to the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, Japan in January 2016. Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice Department's Criminal Division, Acting U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes for the Western District of Washington and Special Agent in Charge Ron Beltz of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service's office in Bremerton, Washington made the announcement.

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