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Buffaloes to allow ace pitcher Yoshinobu Yamamoto to move to MLB 6mos
Osaka erupts in celebration as Tigers win Japan Series 6mos
Tigers beat Buffaloes in Game 7 to end 38-year Japan Series drought 6mos
Ex-Prime Minister Kan officially announces he will not run in next Lower House election 6mos
Japan turns to Southeast Asia to boost security network China Philippines Malaysia 6mos
Inami wins LPGA Japan Classic after Hataoka collapse South Korea 6mos
Japanese aid worker tells of her harrowing last days in Gaza 6mos
School's out forever in aging Japan 6mos
New eye-catching railway inspection train to debut in Japan 6mos
Hiromi Yamaji: The banker turned stock exchange boss rattling Japan’s listed companies 6mos
Japan’s scallop industry seeks safe harbour from China ban China 6mos
Japan university becomes first to breed Japanese eels 6mos
Japan's PM Kishida strengthens alliances amid maritime tensions on Philippine patrol ship tour China Philippines 6mos
Retiring in Japan? Be prepared to foot your own bills 6mos
Toshio Suzuki, producer of "boy and heron": "Miyazaki does not have great self -confidence" 6mos
Ace Yoshinobu Yamamoto helps Buffaloes force Game 7 in Japan Series 6mos
'Accio broomstick!' Quidditch is back and open to everyone 6mos
Japan helping Philippines, US to protect South China Sea amid Beijing tensions China Philippines US 6mos
Japan and Philippines agree to take defense ties to next level Philippines 6mos

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At trilateral talks, Japan asserts Fukushima treated water is safe China South Korea 6mos
Russia to appoint new Japan ambassador after one-year vacancy Russia 6mos
Japan’s fading rally drives some investors to cheap China shares China 6mos
Japan to provide $65 million additional humanitarian aid to Palestinians Israel 6mos
In global employee well-being survey, India second after Turkiye; Japan last India 6mos
Tycoon Kaoru Nakajima hires iconic Palermo opera for birthday bash 6mos
Japan, Philippines to boost defence ties amid China’s rise China Philippines US 6mos
What does the end of YCC mean for US credit? US 6mos
South Korea's DJ Soda drops case over groping at Japan event South Korea 6mos
Hong Kong student jailed after calls for city’s independence on social media 6mos
Bear attacks up in Japan as climate change pushes them out of natural habitats 6mos
Japan's PM visits Manila to boost defense ties in the face of China's growing aggression China Philippines 6mos
The SDF has a big problem: Filling its ranks 6mos
H.K. student gets two-month sentence for 'seditious' posts from Japan 6mos
New US sanctions over Russia-Ukraine war target Lancet drones - Al Jazeera English China US Russia UK Turkey UAE 6mos
Kishida seeks to build defense ties in Philippines visit Philippines 6mos
Major Japanese banks begin to raise time deposit rates 6mos
After China’s seafood ban, more Japanese eating Fukushima fish China 6mos
Nippon Steel drops patent lawsuits against Toyota and Mitsui 6mos
University of Tokyo asks firms to stop pressuring job-hunting students 6mos
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SDF plane evacuates 46 from Israel as Japan's top diplomat visits Israel Vietnam 6mos
Weak yen forces Japan to cut back on historic military spending 6mos
Ex-Red Cross head among 103 foreigners decorated in Japan Switzerland 6mos
Blinken's Japan trip shows U.S. 'laser-focused' on Asia: diplomat US 6mos
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Kansai Electric applies to run Takahama reactor beyond 50th year 6mos
World Series manager revels in Japan lessons 6mos
Breaking a promise comes with sharp penalties in Japan UK 6mos
Japan Times 1948: Tojo and 6 others are sentenced to hang 6mos
All Blacks captain Sam Cane to join Suntory 6mos
With deaths from overwork on the rise, can Japan ever find work-life balance? 6mos
The slow and steady rise of Lamp, a cult favorite 6mos
What the end of Japan’s yield curve control experiment means for markets 6mos
Japan ‘risks contaminating’ the whole world – China China 6mos
Tigers rally for victory to move within win of Japan Series title 6mos
Japan unveils $113B stimulus to cushion economic blow from inflation 6mos
Tokyo High Court rejects same-sex couple's residence status lawsuit 6mos
Why single mothers in Japan have been left behind 6mos
Japan celebrates Self-Defense Forces’ 69th anniversary 6mos
Japan's 2023 buzzwords reflect light and dark sides of the year 6mos
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Japan begins third round of Fukushima water discharge 6mos
Bank of Japan leaks are making an awful mess 6mos
Japan OKs construction budget of up to ¥235 billion for Osaka Expo 6mos
Japan's GPIF reports ¥683 billion loss in July-September period 6mos
Japan begins third release of treated Fukushima wastewater 6mos
10 Japanese with 8 Palestinian family members flee Gaza to Egypt Palestine Egypt 6mos
Japan’s Fumio Kishida bets on $113bn stimulus to tackle inflation and low polling 6mos
Japan top envoy faces diplomatic test on trip to Israel and Jordan Israel Jordan 6mos
Japan begins third release of water from Fukushima plant China Russia 6mos
Ambassador Suzuki carries the weight of his father's past as a kamikaze pilot. He says it tells... Australia 6mos
Japan laments loss of China’s Li Keqiang as go-between to mend frosty ties China 6mos
Japan's yen and bond priorities at odds as market pressure grows 6mos
Japan PM announces $113 billion economic stimulus 6mos
Yusuke Oyama lifts Tigers to thrilling win to even Japan Series 6mos
Yusuke Oyama lifts Tigers to thrilling win to even Japan Series 6mos
Japan to offer surveillance radars to Philippines China Philippines 6mos
Hong Kong's origami fans share their passion at regular meet-ups 6mos
How Yuki Udagawa’s steely nerves quieted Koshien’s raucous crowd 6mos
Fortnite developer fails to report ¥30 billion in revenue in Japan 6mos
China, Japan coastguard ships in another face-off near disputed Diaoyu Islands China 6mos
Japanese police capture suspected gunman, 86, after standoff at post office 6mos
Kishida to pitch Japan as China counterweight during Philippines, Malaysia trip China Philippines Malaysia 6mos
Security conference delegates suggest ways for US and China to build trust China US 6mos
How Yuki Udagawa’s steely nerves quieted Koshien’s raucous crowd 6mos
Toyota profits double on strong sales and weakening yen 6mos
Japan's top envoy faces diplomatic test on trip to Israel, Jordan Israel Jordan 6mos
Japan couple calls for broader action at Minamata treaty meeting 6mos
Japan is changing, slowly 6mos
Japan ramps up yen intervention warning after BOJ-fueled sell-off 6mos
Hong Kong’s environment chief says Japanese seafood ban here for the long haul 6mos
Suspected gunman captured in Japan after hostages freed safely 6mos
Japan ramps up yen intervention warning after BOJ-fueled sell-off 6mos
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Pentagon unveils gigantic new nuclear bomb 24 times more powerful than deadly one dropped on Ja... US Hindustan 6mos
MHI plans global defence sales push after Japan expands military budget US 6mos
The US is building a new nuclear gravity bomb - with 24-times more power US 6mos
Police in Japan capture suspected gunman after hostage incident at post office 6mos
Japan police arrest suspected gunman after hostage standoff 6mos
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