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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Pacifist sets himself on fire in Tokyo protest against Japan defence policy changes

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 11:43pm by Reuters

    ... to protest against plans to end a ban on exercising "collective self- defence", or aiding a friendly country under attack. Shots of the incident on social media showed a man clad in a suit ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    UN heritage body refuses request to preserve letters of kamikaze pilots

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:28am by Julian Ryall

    ... the limits of the post-war, pacifist constitution. The New Komeito, the junior party in Abe's ruling bloc, is wary of a dropping a ban on sending Japan's military to aid a friendly nation ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan PM moves closer to winning support for looser limits on military

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 01:56pm by Reuters in Tokyo

    ... partner in Abe’s ruling bloc, is wary of a dropping a ban on sending Japan’s military to aid a friendly nation under attack, but on Friday party officials agreed to consider a proposal that would ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan launches satellite to monitor damage from natural disasters

    Posted May 25th 2014, 05:25am by AFP

    ... The satellite will "conduct a health check mainly of the earth's land areas in detail", JAXA project manager Shinichi Suzuki said. It would also collect data related to the deformation of the Earth's crust and the impact of floods and landslides, he said. The device uses a special radar to observe the planet's surface at night, during bad weather and even through vegetation. JAXA ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan police get arrest warrant over body-in-post killing

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:25am

    ... Facebook page that she was going to meet an old friend whom she had not seen for a decade. Police in Osaka “have obtained an arrest warrant (for this woman) on suspicion of violating Japan’s ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Nurse's corpse was sent across Japan in parcel marked 'doll'

    Posted May 26th 2014, 10:29pm by AFP

    ... was going to meet an old friend whom she had not seen for a decade. ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan PM Shinzo Abe eyes landmark change on limits to military combat abroad

    Posted May 16th 2014, 06:38pm by Reuters

    ... of the constitution that has banned Japan from exercising its right of collective self-defence, that is deploying its military to aid friendly countries under attack. A lifting of the ban would be welcome ... and is drifting more toward being an active regional power that maintains close partnerships with its friends,” he added. Abe also said Japan should strengthen its ability to respond to so-called “grey ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Lost in translation: British journalist 'shocked' Japanese book he dictated denies Nanking Massacre

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:57pm by Julian Ryall

    ... of Historical Fact, both of whom he considered friends. “As I was being interviewed by these people, I trusted them to stick by the record,” Scott-Stokes told Kyodo. “And if they haven’t done that, ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Tamagotchi Friends to go on sale in Europe in time for Christmas

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 10:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Tamagotchi is back, and has plenty of Friends Tamagotchi, the egg-shaped virtual pet beloved of schoolchildren in the 1990s, is making a comeback and is set ... 40 million units between 1996 and 1999. Now an updated version, called Tamagotchi Friends, is set for release in Europe next month and in North America next year. "Tamagotchi" ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese military displays a softer side as Shinzo Abe seeks to boost its role

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 10:35pm by AFP

    ... and Stability. On the frontline of nurturing friendly ties with citizens is Yukari Miyake, a 27-year-old petty officer third class dubbed the "sole vocalist" of the 230,000-strong SDF. ...




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