Parents awarded $470k over death of disabled son

Parents awarded $470k over death of disabled son

A Tokyo court orders a welfare facility to pay $470k in damages to the parents of a deceased teenager with mental disabi...

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Princess Kako graduates from university

Princess Kako graduates from university

Princess Kako, the second daughter of Prince Akishino, graduates from International Christian University.

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Woman embezzled $90k for 'foreign lover'

Woman embezzled $90k for 'foreign lover'

A woman is arrested for embezzling about $90k in a case called an 'international romance swindle.'

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US national arrested for killing Japanese wife

US national arrested for killing Japanese wife

An American is arrested for stabbing his Japanese wife to death.

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Sakura craze starts in Tokyo

Sakura craze starts in Tokyo

The flowery fun is starting in the nation.

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Pants for girls

Pants for girls

Schools across Japan are starting to allow female students to opt for pants.

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Japan is the unhappiest it's ever been

Japan is the unhappiest it's ever been

The World Happiness Report shows Japan is the unhappiest it's ever been.

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7 dosed with pot chocolate

7 dosed with pot chocolate

7 people in their 50s to 80s who fell ill after attending a dance event in Tokyo are found to have been dosed with pot ...

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Cheap eats giant Matsuya to enter Russian market

Cheap eats giant Matsuya to enter Russian market

Cheap eats giant Matsuya is to open its first store in Russia as early as next month.

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Tokyo marks 24th anniversary of gas attack

Tokyo marks 24th anniversary of gas attack

Tokyo marks the 24th anniversary of the deadly Tokyo subway sarin gas attack.

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