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Asia's top directors, actors and actresses gather for Chinese-language 'Oscars' awards ceremony Taiwan 54m
Future foreign worker influx met with hope and concern in Kansai business world 2h
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Despite perceived progress, Japan and Russia remain far apart in territory dispute Russia Japan 2h
Ex-German chancellor warns against demonizing China, says the two economic powers should work c... China Germany 5h
Film bought years ago in Osaka turns out to be lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse's predeces... 5h
Honed over four decades, Osaka police use facial recognition skills to arrest dozens of wanted... 5h
Top hotel chains in China apologize after dirty-cleaning expose goes viral China 5h
Nippon TV's top program rocked over allegation that it fabricated content at foreign 'festivals... 5h
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China, U.S. trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit China US 6h
Hong Kong's freedoms under scrutiny as Occupy democracy leaders face trial 8h
Work on Japan's new defense guidelines to focus on missiles, cyberattacks Japan 8h
Journalists' spat over wartime 'comfort women' brothels shows Japan's trouble in facing past South Korea Japan 8h
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U.N. committee strongly condemns Myanmar's persecution of Rohingya; Japan abstains from vote Japan Myanmar 9h
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Japan puts off delivery of first GSDF Ospreys shipment from U.S. due to local opposition US Japan 8h
South Korea to dissolve Japan-funded 'comfort women' foundation South Korea Japan 10h
North Korean official condemns Japan and demands apologies over past North Korea Japan 10h
Diet discussion halted after Justice Ministry says data in survey on missing foreign trainees w... 10h
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Poster about sexual harassment draws online criticism 22h
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Family and supporters of deceased English teacher urge Japan to minimize use of physical restra... UK Japan New Zealand 1d
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Focus on 1956 accord may signal dawn for Japan-Russia isle row Russia Japan 2d
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12 Japan Airlines flights delayed in 15 months due to pilots failing alcohol tests 2d
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