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Kobe’s popular maternal handbook put on sale online

December 5, 2017

Kobe- A maternal and child health handbook issued by the western Japan city of Kobe that has attracted popularity for its unique design was put on sale through an online flea market service, Jiji Press has learned. The handbook got

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Crown Prince and Princess attend the disabled persons week event

December 5, 2017

TOKYO- Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako attend an event for the disabled persons’ week in Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The date for Crown Prince Naruhito’s accession to the throne has been effectively set as May

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Shogi Master Habu

December 5, 2017

KAGOSHIMA PREF.- Japanese professional shogi player Yoshiharu Habu, front, is seen after he became the first-ever professional shogi player to win the seventh “eisei” lifetime title in Ibusuki in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Jiji Press

International Space Station (ISS) expedition 54/55

December 5, 2017

KAZAKHSTAN- TOPSHOT – Members of the International Space Station (ISS) expedition 54/55, NASA astronaut Scott Tingle (back), Roscosmos cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov (center) and Norishige Kanai of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) (front) take part in the preflight preparation at

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Penguins stroll at Yokohama park

December 5, 2017

TOKYO- African penguins clad in Christmas-themed costumes go for a stroll at Hakkeijima Sea Paradise amusement park in Yokohama, a suburb of Tokyo, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The Christmas event will run twice daily till December 25. Jiji Press

Super Rugby team

December 4, 2017

TOKYO- Japan’s Super Rugby team, Sunwolves head coach Jamie Joseph (center) poses in a photo session with (left-right) Keita Inagaki, Shota Horie, Akihito Yamada, Willie Britz of South Africa, Gerhard van den Heever of South Africa and team mascot, WOLVY

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Brazil Coffee Arabica

December 4, 2017

BRAZIL- A farmer harvests coffee beans on his family farm located in Forquilha do Rio, municipality of Dores do Rio Preto, Espirito Santo, Brazil, on November 23, 2017. At an altitude of 1,180 meters on the flanks of the Caparao

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“Manhole cards” to cover all 47 prefectures in Japan

December 4, 2017

Tokyo- “Manhole cards,” an increasingly popular item for collectors and featuring pictures of manholes with unique local designs, are set to cover all 47 prefectures of Japan. Currently, 222 kinds of cards from communities in 46 prefectures, excluding Kagoshima, are

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