Flights, trains cancelled ahead of Super Typhoon Hagibis

Flights, trains cancelled ahead of Super Typhoon Hagibis

ANA cancels all domestic flights in and out of Narita and Haneda airports while JR plans to cancel or reduce train servi...

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Super Typhoon Hagibis approaching Japan

Super Typhoon Hagibis approaching Japan

Super Typhoon Hagibis, one of the most powerful ever to hit Japan, is expected to make landfall in the country's western...

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Japan's Nobel prize winner speaks of difficulties

Japan's Nobel prize winner speaks of difficulties

Akira Yoshino, a co-winner of this year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry, talks about the difficulties of lithium-ion battery ...

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Trump mistakes Abe's birthday

Trump mistakes Abe's birthday

US President Donald Trump wishes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a happy birthday on the wrong day.

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Japan, US sign trade deal

Japan, US sign trade deal

US President Donald Trump touts signing a trade deal with Japan, calling it a "game changer" for US farmers and ranchers...

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Imperial convertible unveiled to media

Imperial convertible unveiled to media

A $750,000 custom-made vehicle that will carry Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako in a parade on October 22 is unveiled...

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Japanese patrol ship and North Korean fishing boat collide

Japanese patrol ship and North Korean fishing boat collide

A Japanese patrol boat collides with a North Korean fishing boat in Japan's EEZ off Ishikawa Prefecture, central Japan.

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South Africa's first black woman-owned wine brand

South Africa's first black woman-owned wine brand

Ntsiki Biyela grew up under apartheid in South Africa and eventually became the first black woman there to sell her own ...

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Imperial parade rehearsal hits Tokyo streets

Imperial parade rehearsal hits Tokyo streets

A rehearsal for the parade that will follow Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony on October 22 is held in Tokyo.

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Princess Kako returns home

Princess Kako returns home

Prince Kako returns to Japan from her first official trip overseas.

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