Views from Hiroshima: What did you make of President Obama’s visit?
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Views from Hiroshima: What did you make of President Obama’s visit?

John Ashburne interviews people in Hiroshima about last week’s historic visit to the city by…

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Rimono car demonstration at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry [RAW VIDEO]
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Rimono car demonstration at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry [RAW VIDEO]

The tiny Rimono car — still in development — was demonstrated at the Ministry of…

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Interview with Kenji Shiga, director of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
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Interview with Kenji Shiga, director of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum

Kumamon visits Tokyo Skytree
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Kumamon visits Tokyo Skytree

Kumamon, the popular bear mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, paid a visit to Tokyo Skytree on…

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Interview with lawmaker Yoshio Kimura: “Last chance to let in foreign workers”
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Interview with lawmaker Yoshio Kimura: “Last chance to let in foreign workers”

The Japan Times had a chance to interview with the Upper House lawmaker Yoshio Kimura,…

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The Crane Game Master test for children
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The Crane Game Master test for children

Young fans of a mechanical claw crane game popular in Japan strive to earn the…

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Scenes from Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade 2016
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Scenes from Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade 2016

The Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade attracted 4,500 people to the Shibuya and Harajuku districts on…

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‘Star Wars’ Day in Japan, May 4, 2016
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‘Star Wars’ Day in Japan, May 4, 2016

As the latest “Star Wars” movie is released on home video, Japan hosted many special…

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18-year olds in Shibuya give their thoughts on the Constitution
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18-year olds in Shibuya give their thoughts on the Constitution

Japanese 18 and older will be able to vote in referendums on amending the Constitution…

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