Driver arrested after elderly woman dragged by van for 2 km in Tokyo

Japan Society News - October 12, 2023 - 02:44
A driver was arrested Tuesday after a woman in her 80s was hit by a van and dragged for about 2 kilometers in western Tokyo, resulting in her death, police said. (Kyodo)
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Japan compiles measures to reduce pollen levels

Japan Politics News - October 12, 2023 - 02:41
Japan's government has compiled a set of measures to reduce the pressing problem of hay fever. It aims to cut pollen dispersal in half over 30 years by reducing cedar forests. (NHK)
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Man dies in cave after missing on exploration tour

Japan Society News - October 12, 2023 - 02:32
Police said Wednesday they retrieved a body of a man who went missing in a cave tour on the southern island of Yonaguni, in Okinawa Prefecture. (Kyodo)
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Trying $15 Private Solo Sleep Pod in Tokyo Japan | Capsule Hotel Block Room

Japan Travel News - October 12, 2023 - 02:27
Today, we are staying in Capsule Hotel Block Room located in Akabane, Tokyo, Japan. Just relax and enjoy the video! (travelgeek)
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How to Visit HAKONE from Tokyo. A Day Trip Guide from Tokyo to Hakone.

Japan Travel News - October 12, 2023 - 02:23
Hakone is a popular destination from Tokyo to enjoy hotsprings, dynamic snenery of nature, and ride on some mountain rails. This is my travel vlog to Hakone with some information that might be helpful for travelers considering visiting Hakone. :) (Tokyo Kenchan)
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Tokyo Stock Exchange begins trade in carbon credits

Japan Business News - October 12, 2023 - 02:07
Japan's Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) started trading carbon credits on Wednesday, as the world's fifth-largest carbon dioxide (CO2) emitter put in place a key element of its strategy to tackle climate change. (Reuters)
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Shogi star Fujii holds all 8 major titles

Japan Sports News - October 12, 2023 - 01:59
Shogi star Fujii Sota has become the first player to hold all eight major titles after winning the Oza championship. (NHK)
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Egypt warned Israel days before Hamas struck, US committee chairman says

BBC World News - October 12, 2023 - 01:39
But PM Benjamin Netanyahu describes any claim Israel received a specific warning as "totally fake news".
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Israel-Gaza attacks: Netanyahu forms emergency government and war cabinet

BBC World News - October 12, 2023 - 01:32
The prime minister and a leading opposition figure say they will work together to combat Hamas.
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Petr Pavlensky: Six-month sentence for Russian behind Macron ally sex video

BBC World News - October 12, 2023 - 01:00
Controversial artist Petr Pavlensky's online post scuppered Benjamin Griveaux's candidacy for mayor of Paris.
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Timelapse captures stunning sunrise in Mauna Kea, Hawaii

BBC World News - October 12, 2023 - 00:08
The Subaru Telescope All-Sky Camera captured the images of the morning sky over Hawaii on Tuesday.
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The Voice: Why Australia trails New Zealand on Indigenous journey

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 23:59
Australia will soon hold a historic vote - its neighbour is well ahead on recognising Indigenous people.
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Lebanon: Israel shells militant targets across border

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 23:33
Israel's military said the Lebanese movement Hezbollah fired anti-tank missiles across the border.
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Ugandan MPs reject birth control for 15-year-old girls

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 22:48
The deputy speaker calls the idea "devilish", saying it is not the way to tackle teenage pregnancy.
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Grazer is third female winner of Fat Bear Week

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 22:37
Grazer, the third female winner of Fat Bear Week, has two litters of cubs and beat the larger Chunk in the final.
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Paraguay jail: Rioting inmates hold guards hostage

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 22:16
Guards are being held against their will during a riot in the overcrowded jail in the capital, Asunción.
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Gaza: Children screamed in street as we fled 2am air strike

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 21:50
Power runs out in Gaza after another night of massive destruction by Israeli forces.
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Bola Tinubu diploma: No evidence Nigeria's president forged college record

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 19:00
Allegations that Bola Tinubu's diplomas were fake went viral after the release of his school documents.
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Lyse Doucet moves to safety during live Israel report

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 18:32
The BBC's chief international correspondent was told to move while broadcasting in Ashkelon, southern Israel.
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Kenyan publisher recalls book after uproar over Prophet Muhammad image

BBC World News - October 11, 2023 - 18:13
Muslims complained it was blasphemous to ask students to colour in a picture of the Islamic prophet.
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