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Cherry blossoms start blooming in Tokyo, Fukuoka

March 21, 2019

Tokyo–The Japan Meteorological Agency declared on Thursday the start of cherry blossom blooming in Tokyo and the southwestern city of Fukuoka. Checking a sample Somei-Yoshino cherry tree at Yasukuni Shrine in the capital’s Chiyoda Ward past 10 a.m. (1 a.m.

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Nagasaki Kicks Off Cherry Blossom Season

March 20, 2019

Tokyo- The local meteorological observatory in the southwestern Japan city of Nagasaki said Wednesday that the blossoms of a Somei-Yoshino cherry tree it observes on its grounds have bloomed. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, it was the first such

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Russia Music Bravo Award

March 20, 2019

Japanese conductor Michiyoshi Inoue holds his trophy during the 2nd award ceremony of the International Professional Music Award ‘BraVo’ in the field of classical arts at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia, 19 March 2019. EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV.EPA-Jiji Press

Museum of “Visas for Life” Diplomat to Open in Tokyo

March 20, 2019

Tokyo-A museum of Chiune Sugihara (1900-1986), the Japanese diplomat who issued transit visas to thousands of Jewish people during World War II to help them escape from Nazi persecution, is set to open in the Yaesu district in Tokyo. Items

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Kitora Tomb Mural Paintings Recommended as National Treasure

March 20, 2019

Tokyo- Japan’s Council for Cultural Affairs on Monday recommended that three sets of cultural assets be designated national treasures, including ancient mural paintings at the Kitora tumulus in Asuka, Nara Prefecture. The recommendations made to culture minister Masahiko Shibayama also

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Japan Tokyo Fashion Week

March 19, 2019

A model presents a creation from the Autumn/Winter 2019 collection by Japanese designer Kotoha Yokozawa for the label ‘kotohayokozawa’ during the Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo, Japan, 19 March 2019. The presentation of the Autumn/Winter 2019 collections runs from 18

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Japan Tokyo Fashion Week

March 18, 2019

Models present creations from the Autumn/Winter 2019 collection by Japanese designer Takeshi Kitazawa for the label ‘DRESSEDUNDRESSED’ during the Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo, Japan, 18 March 2019. The presentation of the Autumn/Winter 2019 collections runs from 18 to 23

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Housing Lifestyle

March 13, 2019

Hector Cabanol, a 36-year-old electrician, drinks coffee in the kitchen of a capsule flat of a “beehive”-style housing project in Barcelona on February 22, 2019 – The initiative by the Spanish startup company Haibu, which means beehive in Japanese, is

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