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Department stores unveil 2018 “Fukubukuroˮ lucky bags

November 6, 2017

TOKYO- Japanese department stores have unveiled their “fukubukuro” New Year’s lucky bags for 2018, including many packages that offer experience-based programs and “instagenic” products. Sogo & Seibu Co.’s flagship Seibu department store in the Ikebukuro district of Tokyo’s Toshima Ward

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US First Lady Melania Trump with Akie Abe, during a visit to the Mikimoto Ginza Main Store

November 5, 2017

TOKYO- US First Lady Melania Trump (L) arrives with Akie Abe (C), wife of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, during a visit to the Mikimoto Ginza Main Store in the fashionable Ginza district of Tokyo on Sunday, November 5, 2017.

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Men’s Wheelchair race

November 5, 2017

NEW YORK- Marcel Hug (C) of Switzerland celebrates winning the Men’s Wheelchair race with second placed John Charles Smith (L) of Britain and third placed Sho Watanabe of Japan at the New York City Marathon, in New York, New York,

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“Instagenicˮ attractions adorn Tokyo Motor show

November 4, 2017

TOKYO- Automakers are trying hard to rev up the interest of young people not only by displaying their cutting-edge technologies but also by using “instagenic” gimmicks at Tokyo Motor Show. Taking advantage of many visitors having smartphones and tablets, automakers

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Yoshiki arrives for the LACMA Art + Film Gala

November 4, 2017

CALIFORNIA- Japanese singer Yoshiki arrives for the LACMA Art + Film Gala at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Los Angeles, California, USA, 04 November 2017. Jiji Press

China ISU Grand Prix

November 4, 2017

CHINA- (L-R) Ladies program silver medalist Wakaba Higuchi of Japan, gold medalist Alina Zagitova of Russia and bronze medalist Elena Radionova of Russia during the medal ceremony at the Audi Cup of China ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating in

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Japan-N. Korea-S. Korea Society-Education

November 4, 2017

TOKYO- In this picture taken on October 13, 2017, a teacher observes his students as they take an exam at Tokyo Korean high school in Tokyo. Portraits of North Korea’s late leaders hang proudly in the classrooms of the Korean

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2020 Summer Olympic Games

November 3, 2017

TOKYO- This file photo taken on July 24, 2017 shows a projection during a ceremony marking three years to go before the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games at the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly Building. Tokyo will complete its first

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