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South Korea's next ambassador to Japan has pledged to improve strained bilateral relations.
2 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
Public broadcaster NHK showed rescue workers suspended by ropes from police helicopters pulling victims from the rubble.
6 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail
Three Thai nationals detained in Japan in connection with a car accident that that left a Japanese student dead has rejected assistance from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
9 hrs ago | Hotel Online
Leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko Inc. announced it is now accepting reservations for a new Hotel Gracery, opening in April 2015 in Kabukicho, Tokyo's entertainment and nightlife hub, located in the Shinjuku area.
13 hrs ago | The Independent
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15 hrs ago | Denver Post
June 10: United Airlines 787 Boeing Dreamliner waiting on it's push back from DIA on it's nonstop service from its hub in Denver to Tokyo-Narita.
19 hrs ago | Suria
A huge landslide that engulfed homes in western Japan killed at least 27 people and left another 10 missing, the government said Wednesday.
19 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
A huge landslide that engulfed homes in western Japan killed at least 27 people and left another 10 missing, the government said on Wednesday Soldiers and rescue workers look for survivors at the site of a landslide after heavy rains hit the city of Hiroshima, western Japan, on August 20, 2014.
A Mercedes-Benz showroom in Beijing. China's anti-monopoly regulator has found the German car maker guilty of charging excessive prices for parts.
In this aerial photo, a survivor is lifted by a rescue helicopter from an area devastated by a massive landslide in Hiroshima, western Japan, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
Singapore will be the first country, since 2011, to receive some 300 kilogrammes of rice harvested at Sukagawa City.
Video footage from the national broadcaster NHK showed suburban homes in the western Japanese city surrounded by streams of mud and debris, and residents picking their way over piles of rocks and dirt.
Torrential rain has hit Hiroshima Prefecture in western Japan, causing landslides and flooding.
Jan Ruff-O'Herne told her shocking story on Australian Story in 2001 - a secret that took her 50 years to come to terms with before finally, she revealed it in a letter to her two daughters.
After anti-Chinese rioters attacked his auto-parts factory in May, Lee Wang-chung and his family had to leave town in a hurry.
A labor delegation of visited the offices of Zim in Tokyo to protest of the massacre and attacks on the workers and people of Gaza.
A post-tsunami field survey following the 2011 Tohoku-oki Earthquake Tsunami was carried out to asses inundated area in Sendai Plain, Northeast Japan.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 07:13 pm
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