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322nd Geneva International Supercross

December 2, 2017

SWITZERLAND- Japanese pilot Taka Higashino, performs a figure, during the jump contest FMX, during the 32th Geneva International Supercross at the Palexpo, in Geneva, Switzerland, Friday, 01 December 2017. Jiji Press

Giant Christmas tree

December 2, 2017

HYOGO PREF.- A 30-meter-high Christmas tree is lit up during a lighting ceremony at the port of Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, western Japan, Saturday night, Saturday, December 2, 2017. The 24-ton hiba arborvitae, placed as a symbol of reconstruction of areas

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Canada Speed Skating World Cup

December 2, 2017

CANADA- Miho Takagi of Japan wins the Ladies 3000m race at the ISU World Cup Speed Skating in Calgary, Canada, Friday, 01 December 2017. Ireen Wust (left) of the Netherlands was third; Miho Takagi (center) of Japan was first and

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“Insuta-bae,” “Sontaku” named top 2017 buzzwords in Japan

December 2, 2017

Tokyo-“Insuta-bae,” or instagenic, and “sontaku,” or acting for someone by guessing his or her intent, were selected in this year’s top buzzwords in Japan on Friday. The popularity of the term for photogenic content suitable for Instagram erupted after “Can

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MAMA 2017 in Japan

November 30, 2017

One of Korea’s major music award show, 2017 Mnet Asian Music Award (MAMA) was held in Yokohama arena last Wednesday. The award show was attended by famous Korean celebrities and groups, including EXO’s sub-unit CBX and actor Park Bo-Gum. BoA’s

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KIMONO ROBOTO exhibition

November 30, 2017

TOKYO- A kimono clad robot is displayed during the KIMONO ROBOTO exhibition at Space O, Omotesando Hills in Tokyo, Japan, Thursday, 30 November 2017. Produced by Lawrence Ho, Chairman and CEO of Melco Resorts and Entertainment, the KIMONO ROBOTO exhibition

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“kodokushi” or “dying alone”

November 30, 2017

Tokyo- This picture taken on August 19, 2017, shows movie and music DVDs that belonged to a man who died alone and left decomposing for three weeks, in his apartment in Tokyo. There are no official data for the number

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Chimpanzee Ai-project

November 30, 2017

AICHI PREF.- Chimpanzee Ai shows its skills during a cognitive test with numeric characters at the Primate Research Institute of Kyoto University in Inuyama, Aichi Prefecture, central Japan, Wednesday, 29 November 2017 (issued 30 November 2017). The institute, established in

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