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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Seiji Yoshida's lies about "comfort women" exploited by Japan's right

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:26am by Julian Ryall

    ... loyalty to his nation and confessed to helping to kidnap more than 2,000 young women from across the Korean Peninsula to serve as sex slaves for the Japanese military. Or so they thought. ... of young Korean women to serve as "comfort women" in military brothels- it attracted a great deal of attention, not least in South Korea. Sensing he was on to a winning formula, Yoshida ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Maternity harassment a serious problem for Japan's working women

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 09:34pm by Reuters

    ... of pregnant women and young mothers who are harassed at work. Their plight has spawned a new term: "matahara" which is a shortened form of "maternity harassment". Osakabe's ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Don't want to wash your plates after meals? Now you can eat them instead

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:18am by KYODO

    ... material manufacturer Honest have also become hot sellers. The cups- about 2cm deep and 4cm wide- are especially popular among mothers with young children as they can used when making ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Ageing politicians look to lead the young with Next Generation Party

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Ageing politicians look to lead the young Irascible octogenarian politician Shintaro Ishihara and several of his loyal lieutenants in their 70s announced ... English translation has not yet been decided, the firebrand Ishihara noted: "The situation that faces young people today is different from what we experienced … It is our responsibility ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan confirms 22 people affected by first dengue fever outbreak since 1945

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 12:55pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... with young Japanese and performance artists. The park, one of the largest open spaces in central Tokyo, is thought to be the source of the disease, which is transmitted by the bite of a mosquito ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Stupid and nonsensical: Japanese right rages at ‘comfort women’ honour

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 11:21pm by Julian Ryall

    ... to place a statue of a young woman in front of the city museum. The statue is intended to represent the tens of thousands of Asian women forced into sexual slavery for the forces of imperial Japan ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    In new tack, Japanese police target teens selling sex, not their customers

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 11:47pm by Julian Ryall

    ... compensated dating but is a euphemism for everything from a customer paying to hold hands with a young girl to full sex- first emerged in Japan in the 1990s. Concerned at the number of men eager ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Surviving former kamikaze pilots reject moves to glorify their mission

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 11:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Former suicide pilots against celebrating their plight, and fear horrors of war lost on the young Kamikaze survivors wary of glorifying their mission Kamikaze ... the idea of glorifying our mission," the former navy pilot said of young men ordered to crash their planes into allied ships. "Japan could go to war again if our leaders are all like Abe. ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Hiroshima marks anniversary of atomic bombing as anti-nuclear sentiment runs high

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 06:26pm by AFP

    ... a 81-year-old Hiroshima survivor, said: “It’s sad to see my fellow hibakusha die year after year, but I want to keep telling young people about my horrific experience for as long as I live.” An American ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Scandal-hit research scientist commits suicide in research centre

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 10:41pm by AFP

    ... experiments aimed at verifying her earlier findings. The young scientist has acknowledged mistakes were made but insisted the results of her study were still valid. "It's extremely ...




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