Japan wrestling with Trump going to sumo during state visit

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 21 May 2019 06:46:12 +0000

Japan wrestling with Trump going to sumo during state visit

TOKYO – Plans for U.S. President Donald Trump to check out the ancient Japanese sport of sumo wrestling during a state visit are raising security issues for organizers.

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Japan, China agree to boost relations ahead of Xi visit

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 11:25:03 +0000

Japan, China agree to boost relations ahead of Xi visit

TOKYO – Japan and China have agreed to boost their relations ahead of a planned visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Japan in June, his first since coming to power in 2013.

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US F-35 stealth bomber suffers millions in damage from bird strike

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 08:15:21 +0000

US F-35 stealth bomber suffers millions in damage from bird strike

A US F-35 stealth bomber suffered millions of dollars in damage after colliding with a bird during take-off from an air base in Japan.

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Car hits 13 children, kills 2 in western Japan

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 08 May 2019 06:15:01 +0000

Car hits 13 children, kills 2 in western Japan

A car slammed into a group of 16 mostly kindergarten children who were strolling on a sidewalk in the lakeside city of Otsu in western Japan, leaving two dead, police said Wednesday.

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Japan sees no immediate threat from N. Korea

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 04 May 2019 02:51:42 +0000

Japan sees no immediate threat from N. Korea

Japan says North Korean missiles have not reached anywhere near the country’s coast and that Japan is not facing any security threat.

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Japanese couples mark new imperial era with weddings

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 09:15:48 +0000

Japanese couples mark new imperial era with weddings

Japanese couples are lining up at government offices to submit their marriage documents to mark the beginning of Emperor Naruhito’s era.

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Japan’s new emperor Naruhito to ascend Chrysanthemum Throne

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 22:49:11 +0000

Japan's new emperor Naruhito to ascend Chrysanthemum Throne

Japan’s new emperor Naruhito will on Wednesday formally take over the Chrysanthemum Throne following his father’s historic abdication.

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Akihito begins abdication rituals as Japan marks end of era

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 06:16:27 +0000

Akihito begins abdication rituals as Japan marks end of era

Emperor Akihito has started his abdication rituals at a Shinto shrine Tuesday morning as Japan embraces the end of his reign with reminiscence and hope for a new era.

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