Penguins celebrate doll festival

Girls in Japan are getting ready to celebrate a traditional doll festival on March 3rd. In Kyoto, male college students ...

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Swans returning to Siberia

Swans in northern Japan that flew south for the winter are going to home to roost. Some snow can still be seen in the ar...

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Tokyo Olympics license plates

With the Sochi Olympics a wrap, Japan is starting to gear up to host the 2020 summer games.Japan’s government announced ...

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JAPANESE-AMERICANS WANT COMFORT WOMEN STATUE GONE

Japanese-American residents in California sued to remove a statue commemorating World War II “comfort women.”The statue ...

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COUNTDOWN TO PLAYSTATION 4 LAUNCH IN JAPAN BEGINS

The day thousands of Japanese gamers await is less than 24 hours away.The PlayStation 4, Sony’s first new game console i...

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Tests Confirm Risk of Shock From Car Battery In Crash

Japan’s transportation ministry conducted tests to see whether the hybrid vehicles are likely to shock humans in case of...

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SPECIAL ADVISOR TALKS MILITARY ABENOMICS, CLAIMS MISQUOTE

Special advisor to the Prime Minister Etsuro Honda underscored the military importance of Japan's economic resurgence in...

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Life-size Japanese Dolls On Display

The historic Great Inn Kashibaya in Fujieda, Shizuoka Prefecture began an exhibition of life-size traditional dolls this...

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Japan’s Crown Prince Climbs Mountains

Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan went mountain climbing for the first time in half a year today.The 53-year-old prince arr...

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Japanese Fishermen Shocked At Giant Squid

A giant squid weighing roughly 220 pounds has been caught near Sado in Niigata Prefecture, Japan. On the night of Februa...

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