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World figure – Keiji Tanaka

March 25, 2019

Keiji Tanaka acting at the exhibition (Kurashiki University of Art and Science) = 24th, Saitama Super Arena Jiji Press

World figure – Kaori Sakamoto

March 25, 2019

Kaori Sakamoto (Sysmex) = 24 days at the exhibition, Saitama Super Arena Jiji Press

2020 Tokyo Olympic torch unveiled

March 21, 2019

Tokyo–The 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games organizing committee Wednesday unveiled the Olympic torch with a cherry blossom motif. Made mainly of aluminum, the pink-gold torch is shaped like a five-petal cherry flower when seen from above. About 30 pct

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Ex-Sumo Wrestler Baruto Becomes Lawmaker in Estonia

March 20, 2019

Berlin- Former sumo wrestler Kaido Hoovelson from Estonia, who went by his ring name Baruto in Japan, has become a lawmaker in his home country. Hoovelson, 34, said on Twitter on Sunday that he was elected to Estonia’s parliament, although

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Netherlands Sprint Sped Skating World Championships

February 25, 2019

Gold medalist Russia’s Pavel Kulizhnikov (C), silver medalist Japan’s Tatsuya Shinhama (L) and bronze medalist Netherlands’ Kjeld Nuis (R) pose on the podium during the 2019 World Sprint Speed ​​Skating Championships at Thialf Ice Arena in Heerenveen, Netherlands, 24 February

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EXCLUSIVE: N. Korea fails to get information on Tokyo Olympics

February 25, 2019

Tokyo–North Korea’s Olympic committee has been unable to receive information needed for the country’s participation in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games due to a network connection problem, it was learned Sunday. The North Korean committee is supposed to get necessary

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INTERVIEW: Iwate to capitalize on Rugby World Cup for reconstruction

February 21, 2019

Morioka, Iwate Pref.–Iwate Governor Takuya Tasso has expressed a resolve to capitalize on the 2019 Rugby World Cup for the reconstruction of the northeastern Japan prefecture from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Two games are slated to take place

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Germany ski jumping world cup

February 17, 2019

(L-R) Second placed Kamil Stoch of Poland, winner Karl Geiger of Germany and third placed Ryoyu Kobayashi of Japan pose with their trophys on the podium after the men’s large hill individual competition of the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup

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