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Time-lapse: Rikuzen Takata rebuilding

Rikuzen Takata, Iwate Pref.Rikuzen Takata was severely damaged in the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.New buildi...

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Imperial Couple views biology exhibit

The Imperial Couple view an exhibition of flora and fauna that inhabit the grounds of the Imperial Palace.

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Ryugu 2 to blast crater in asteroid

Space probe Hayabusa 2 will attempt to create an artificial crater and extract sand from asteroid Ryugu.

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Regional hairstyles take off

A boom in regional hairstyles is underway in Japan.

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Gagaku performance fetes Emperor's 30-year reign

Japan's Imperial couple attends a traditional court music performance to commemorate the Emperor's 30-year reign.

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Handless calligrapher speaks with brush

A woman with no hands boldly pursues her lifelong passion for calligraphy into her twilight years.

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Prince Hisahito graduates elementary school

Prince Hisahito, the son of Prince Fumihito Akishino and future Emperor of Japan, graduates elementary school.

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Tokyo court sentences ex Bitcoin CEO

The former chief executive of what was once the largest bitcoin exchange receives a 2.5 year suspended sentence.

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JOC president likely to retire

Current Japan Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda is increasingly likely to retire without renewing his tenure ...

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