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Foreign workers in Japan seek help as pandemic worsens job situation 12m
Peace, friendship hallmarks of Iranian, Japanese nations: MP Iran 13m
Peace, friendship hallmarks of Iranian, Japanese nations: MP Iran 18m
Japan and S Korea need to repair ties, cooperate on N Korea: PM South Korea 43m
Japanese security adviser affirms close ties with top U.S. officials US 1h
Japan's government plans website for booking COVID-19 tests before travel 1h
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Japan PM Yoshihide Suga tells South Korea's Moon Jae-in both nations need to repair damaged rel... South Korea 1h
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‘Xi, Suga to avoid talking about Hong Kong, Taiwan or Diaoyu Islands’ China Taiwan 5h
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18 Filipinos, 1 Japanese confirmed with COVID-19 after leaving Taiwan - Focus Taiwan Taiwan 8h
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Nature holds one of the keys to tackling climate change, say G20 thinkers 9h
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Face shields 'don't stop Covid spread - nearly 100% of particles escape' 10h
Oracle chairman says SoftBank CEO likely to join TikTok board: Fox Business 11h
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Japan is a 'democracy without women', says ruling party MP - The Guardian 11h
A Japanese city built a 60-foot operational robot because of course they did 13h
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Japan's Suga to talk with China's Xi on Friday, a day after call with South Korean PM Moon China South Korea 14h
Japan's PM Suga, China's Xi to hold phone talks Friday after Thursday's talks with S. Korea's M... China South Korea 16h
Sex business operator sues Japan over exclusion from virus handouts 16h
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Japan is a 'democracy without women' says ruling party MP 17h
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Tokyo Olympics organisers outline plans to protect Games participants from coronavirus 17h
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Japan and South Korean leaders to speak by phone Thursday: sources China South Korea 17h
Japan's foreign minister plans to visit Germany, France next week Germany France 17h
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Japanese sex business operator sues state over coronavirus handout snub 18h
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Japan plans to release refugee status-seeking detainees after outcry 20h
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ISS forced to carry out emergency maneuver to dodge remnant of Japanese rocket – NASA 20h
S.Korea concerned about Fukushima waste water | NHK WORLD-JAPAN News South Korea 21h
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Suga aims to craft outline for Japan's digital agency by year's end 21h
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Japan to ease COVID-19 entry ban to allow long-term stays from Oct. 21h
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Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to Japan passes key hurdle US 21h
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Kim Jong-un latest: Suspected assassin of North Korean leader’s brother ACTIVE in China China North Korea 22h
Avigan cuts COVID-19 recovery time by 19%, Japan trials show 22h
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Older people in Japan feeling isolated amid pandemic 22h
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Big in Japan: giant Gundam robot makes its first moves in Yokohama 23h
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For Obachaaan, Japan’s grandmother ‘idol group’, the fire still burns 23h
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Global report: Trump calls 200,000 US coronavirus deaths 'a shame' US 23h
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South Korea's Moon advocates regional virus initiative involving Japan, others China South Korea 1d
Heavy rain predicted as Tropical Storm Dolphin heads for eastern Japan 1d
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Nearly all of Japan's male government workers with new babies plan paternity leave 1d
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Japan sees progress in decade of judicial reform, but lingering issues remain 1d
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Japan to further ease COVID-19 entry curbs, but not for tourists: report 1d
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Japan's hafu stars are celebrated. But some mixed-race people say they feel like foreigners in... 1d
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Taiwan offers Japan endangered rhino to help save species Taiwan 1d
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Japan's new premier needs a message and a vision - Financial Times 1d
Japan proposes $51B defense budget, citing increased threats China 1d
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Japan's record defense spending. A unit to fight disinformation will be created 1d
Australia's Scott Morrison planning November Japan visit to meet Suga, report says Australia 1d
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Jeddah center of Japan’s TeamLab promises an inspiring art space for Saudis Saudi Arabia 1d
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Tokyo logs 88 new coronavirus cases as Japan wraps up long holiday 1d
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Face shields ineffective at trapping aerosols, says Japanese supercomputer 1d
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Tokyo needs to convince sponsors Olympics will really happen 1d
Japan calls for expanded Security Council at U.N. 75th anniversary meeting 1d
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Japanese firm launches world's first UV lamp that safely kills coronavirus 2d
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Don't pursue strike capability or NATO-like Asia, scholars tell Suga China 2d
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Japanese fashionista aims to put Filipino kids on runway to success Philippines 2d
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Japan to seek record defense budget under Suga's continuity policy 2d
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Storm zeroing in on Japan threatens to bring high winds and heavy downpours 2d
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Japanese firm Ushio launches UV light that kills coronavirus 2d
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Storm heading northward toward Japan packing winds, downpour 2d
Japan has lowest opinion of UN, survey finds 2d
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What can nuclear physics tell us about stopping the pandemic? 2d
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Immediately after his resignation, Japan's former Prime Minister Abe visits the controversial Y... 2d
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Record number of centenarians in Japan. Almost a third of the population are seniors 2d
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Japan PM seen balancing US-China ties, despite calls for Beijing pivot 2d
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Number of influenza patients in Japan remains low 2d
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Japan may ease rules for processes related to digitized tax documents 2d
At least 5 space rocks headed towards Earth this week, as Japan extends its Hayabusa2 asteroid-... 2d
Meet Japan's new top government spokesman, same as the last one 2d
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Older people account for record 28.7% of Japan's population 2d
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Japan’s new premier needs a message and a vision 2d
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U.S.-Japan alliance focal point of Suga's first one-on-one talks with Trump US 2d
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Is Japan’s new top government spokesman a Suga yes-man? 2d
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Irish officials consider tracing method that helped Japan avoid lockdowns Ireland 2d
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Woman, 117, marks becoming Japan's oldest ever person with cola and boardgames 3d
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Japan’s Suga holds 1st phone talks with Trump as leader US 3d
Irish officials are considering a tracing method that helped Japan avoid lockdowns Ireland 3d
Tokyo Olympics consulting firm paid $370,000 to IOC member's son 3d
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Japan's new prime minister Suga, Trump hold first talks by phone 3d
Suga, Trump vow to boost Japan-U.S. security alliance in first phone call North Korea 3d
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Toyota wins Le Mans 24 Hours endurance race for third consecutive year 3d
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Taiwan President Tsai says she has no plans to talk to Japan's new PM Suga Taiwan 3d
Japan's 2025 World Expo minister ends self-quarantine after COVID-19 scare 3d
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Elderly account for record 28.7% of Japan's population 3d
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Taiwan’s Tsai says she has ‘no plan’ to call Japan PM Suga India US Australia Taiwan 3d
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Japan newlyweds can receive up to ¥600,000 to start new life 3d
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Japan prioritized 'long-term' strategy over rights in Tiananmen response, documents show China 3d
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Suga Yoshihide, Japan’s new prime minister, promises continuity 3d
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Japan denies possibility of PM's phone call with Taiwan's Tsai: spokesperson China Taiwan 3d
Japan Environment Ministry to back firms taking measures against plastic waste 3d
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Japanese scientists develop salt-resistant rice variety 3d
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Police using facial images from surveillance cameras and social media in criminal probes 3d
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China warns Japan against direct talks with Taiwan leader China Taiwan 3d
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Fewer virus cases in Melbourne, South Korea; Japan travel up South Korea Australia 4d
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Japanese woman, 117, becomes country's oldest person on record 4d
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Japan eases virus rule to allow more people at sports and movie venues 4d
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Japanese campsites draw crowds as people look to escape pandemic 4d
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Torch-inspired Tokyo skyscraper to become Japan's tallest building 4d
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Rep. Youn charged with embezzling funds for victims of Japan's wartime sexual slavery 4d
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World's oldest woman (117) now also oldest Japanese ever 4d
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Former Japan PM Abe visits Yasukuni Shrine for war dead China South Korea 4d
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Japan is forced to look abroad in the hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine. But at what cost? 4d
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As infections ebb, Japan hopes it has cracked the covid code on coexisting with the virus 4d