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Japan shelters Belarusian sprinter who sought to flee the Olympics

TOKYO — A Belarusian sprinter was under the protection of Japanese authorities Monday, a day after she made a dash…

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Japan shoots way into quarters with 102-83 rout of Nigeria

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Saki Hayashi scored 23 points and Japan shot its way into the quarterfinals with a 102-83…

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Japan eyes fresh stimulus package as new curbs weigh on growth

Please try another search Economy3 hours ago (Jul 30, 2021 05:36AM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Japan's Economy Minister Yasutoshi…

3 days ago

Japan to widen virus emergency after record spike amid Games

TOKYO (AP) — Japan is set to expand the coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo to neighboring areas and the…

3 days ago

Japan Seeks to Expand Tokyo Emergency Amid Record Virus Wave

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Japan pitches ‘Society 5.0’ to keep its edge in tech and science

TOKYO -- Japan is showcasing its latest scientific achievements, ranging from sea and air to space, as the government aims…

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Japan Inc wants to become a hydrogen superpower

To succeed, it must focus on unglamorous industrial uses of the gasIN 2016 TOKYO’S then governor, Masuzoe Yoichi, predicted that…

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Japan and China Race to Faster Maglev Trains

China unveiled on Tuesday a domestic magnetic levitation train capable of reaching 600 kph. This would be the fastest train…

2 weeks ago

Just What Japan Needs: More Gundam Manholes

Odawara is getting these lovely Gundam manholes. Image: 創通・サンライズManholes! In Japan, they’re works of art, reflecting the city or region…

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The Pandemic Is So Bad In Japan That A Special Edition ‘Pokémon GO’ Pikachu Has Been Delayed

Was due for release on the 22nd July by Damien McFerran 9 hours ago© The Pokemon Company / NianticJapan is…

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