Type: Country
Name: Japan
population: 128,137,504
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

Happy nuclear free birthday to the people of Japan

Every birthday is special – but today Japan is celebrating something unique. Japan has been nuclear-free for one year.Nuclear-free – a phrase that in its simplicity carries a devastating message for the worldwide nuclear industry, and an inspiring lesson ... [Published Greenpeace USA - 1 hour ago]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 8 reports

9/15/2014: Comment: India must build ties with the US and Japan to contain China

This is with reference to Tradepartners, not bestfriends (September 10) by Jayadeva Ranade. If Xi Jinping is the strongest leader in China since Mao, Modi probably is the strongest PM India has had. There is no denying that China is formidable and... ... [Published Hindustan Times - 1 hour ago]
Entities: China, India, Japan
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Japanese publishers consider revising chapters related to wartime sexual slavery - report

A number of history textbook publishers in Japan are reportedly considering revising chapters related to Japan's wartime system of sexual slavery.The Japanese daily Sankei Shimbun reported on Sunday that some publishers plan to examine the wording of ... [Published Arirang - 4 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

Japan could return to whaling

The IWC meeting this week will be the last chance until 2016 for New Zealand and Australia to get the commission to institute a full ban on whaling, preventing Japan from fishing in the Southern Ocean.The International Court of Justice last year ruled ... [Published Newstalk ZB - 8 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

Apple a decade behind Japan mobile payment curve

Professional valet service for all event http://nusapark.com/ TOKYO - Apple’s proud announcement that its new iPhone could be used to buy goods in a single swipe left customers non-plussed in Japan, where mobile contactless payments have been ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 11 reports

Abe Says 'Neutral' on Whether To Raise Japan Sales Tax To 10%

TOKYO-Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Sunday he remained "neutral" on whether to proceed with a hike in Japan's sales tax to 10%, adding that decision would hinge on the strength of economic indicators for the current quarter."The economy is ... [Published Bisnis Indonesia - 17 hours ago]
Entities: Shinzo Abe, Japan, Taxes
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 5 reports

Japan's World War II Film Idol Rikoran Dies at 94

Japanese film idol Yoshiko Yamaguchi, who was known as Rikoran and symbolized Japan's dreams of Asian conquest, has died at age 94. Born to Japanese parents in northern China in 1920 and raised in Japan's wartime puppet state Manchukuo, Yamaguchi debuted ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 4 reports

Most Chinese Expect War With Japan

A majority of Chinese believe their country will go to war with Japan in the future. ... [Published RealClearWorld - Sep 13 2014]
Entities: War, Japan
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 3 reports

Only In Japan Will A Wild Gundam Toyota Auris Appear

Commuting to and from my other job as a junior high school English teacher on the Saitama/Gunma border, I see a lot of really cool cars on the road. Vehicles you can only really find in Japan, especially if they are special editions. Product tie-ins are ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 13 2014]
Entities: Toyota Auris, Japan, Saitama
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 7 reports

Stop Japan's plans to bring back Antarctic whaling ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Signed > Thank you for helping us to protect whales from the cruelty of whaling.& Thank you Cher & (we and :) animals have missed yousend green star| flag as inappropriateWhy is this inappropriate?Send Report CancelYour report has been submitted to ... [Published Care2 - Sep 13 2014]
Entities: Japan
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 5 reports

Burger King Japan has two new burgers with jet-black buns and black cheese

TOKYO —Regular readers will no doubt already be aware that fast food chains in Japan like to mix things up every so often by giving their buns a splash of color. In the past 12 months alone, we’ve seen McDonald’s present a Sakura Pink teriyaki egg burger ... [Published Japan Today - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 4 reports

Abe pledges to resolve abduction issue

JapanSep. 13, 2014 - Updated 17:42 UTCPrime Minister Shinzo Abe says Japan will work with the International community in pressuring North Korea to resolve the issue of Japanese abducted by the country.Abe made an address at a gathering of relatives of ... [Published NHK - Sep 13 2014]


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