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Japanese youth call for climate change measures

November 7, 2021 - 05:13
Groups of young people have gathered around Japan to call for measures against climate change. (NHK)
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The Importance of the Japanese Emperor and the Problem Facing the Imperial Family.

November 7, 2021 - 05:12
In the wake of the recent controversy surround the exodus of the former Princess Mako. Let us take a closer look at the history and cultural importance of the Japanese Imperial family, and in particular, the Emperor himself. (The Shogunate)
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What Punishment was like in Medieval Japan

November 5, 2021 - 03:19
Medieval Japan is occasionally portrayed as a place of Honor, Duty, and Bravery of Samurai clans who dominated the era. However, there was another side of Samurai that was brutal, snobby, and oppressive. (Nutty History)
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Occasions Where Flowers Make Great Gifts In Japan

November 4, 2021 - 21:08
Apart from being an epitome of beauty, flowers can be associated with beauty, hope, strength, and good yield. (
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New anorexic patients up 60% among young people in Japan amid COVID

November 4, 2021 - 02:31
The number of young people in Japan newly diagnosed with the eating disorder anorexia rose about 60 percent in fiscal 2020 from the previous year, due possibly to increased stress and anxiety amid the coronavirus pandemic, a survey showed. (Kyodo)
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Report: More suicides among working women in 2020

November 2, 2021 - 19:06
A Japanese government report shows the number of suicides among working women increased last year. It suggests this could be due to changes in working conditions caused by the spread of coronavirus infections. (NHK)
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Dogs and cats help heal COVID-19 loneliness in Japan

October 31, 2021 - 16:43
Animal therapy, designed to heal people through contact with animals, is spreading in Japan amid the COVID-19 crisis. (Japan Times)
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Halloween Pumpkin Croquette | Kabocha Korokke

October 31, 2021 - 08:13
Happy Halloween! Welcome to Kimono Mom's Kitchen. This is a cooking show by a Japanese mom and her daughter. (Kimono Mom)
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Breaking Up With a Crazy Japanese Yandere Girlfriend

October 31, 2021 - 08:08
Japanese ammo is a new exciting resource for passionate learners. (Japanese Ammo with Misa)
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Meet the Young MIYAMOTO MUSASHI that Fought the Yoshioka Clan in Kyoto

October 31, 2021 - 08:03
八大神社 Hachidai Shrine (Let's ask Shogo -Your Japanese friend in Kyoto)
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School in Japan’s tsunami-hit Onagawa town becomes a symbol of hope

October 30, 2021 - 03:05
Onagawa is a small town located in Miyagi prefecture of North eastern Japan. During the 2011 Tsunami, the town lost 800 people along with most of the coastal area being distorted. (ANI News)
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Who was Kanō Jigorō? - Japanese Educator, Athlete, and the Founder of Judo Dr. Kanō Jigorō History

October 28, 2021 - 16:51
Kanō Jigorō was the founding master of the martial art and combat sport Judo, as well as outstanding physical education teacher, foreign language translator (English - Japanese) and economist; as well as a member of the Japanese diplomacy. (The Technology)
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Pfizer to seek Japan COVID-19 vaccine approval for kids aged 5-11

October 28, 2021 - 02:00
U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. is in talks with Japan to apply for approval to administer its COVID-19 vaccine to children aged 5 to 11, sources close to the matter said Wednesday. (Kyodo)
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5 Best Health Apps: How to Find the One That Fits You

October 27, 2021 - 18:51
Today's speed of life leaves us with little time to look after our health. (
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How the Meiji Restoration Turned Japan into an Empire

October 27, 2021 - 04:20
The new Kings and Generals' historical animated documentary series covering the Pacific War week by week continues with a video on the Meiji restoration, as we see how this set of reforms turned Japan into an empire setting up the Pacific war - the fierce conflict between the USA and the Empire of Japan. (Kings and Generals)
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Hiroshima schools offer choice of skirts and pants to female students

October 25, 2021 - 18:34
There is a growing trend among municipal junior high schools in the district of Aki, Hiroshima Prefecture, to offer female students a choice between skirts and a pair of pants for their uniforms. (Japan Times)
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Tantanmen | Spicy Sesame Ramen

October 24, 2021 - 02:14
Today we made Tantanmen, Spicy Sesame Noodles. It's easy to make with ingredients you can find anywhere in the world! (Kimono Mom)
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Anorexia cases up 60% among people younger than 20 in Japan

October 22, 2021 - 02:38
New anorexia cases among people younger than 20 in Japan grew 60% from the previous year in fiscal 2020 amid the novel coronavirus crisis, a survey by the National Center for Child Health and Development showed Thursday. (Japan Times)
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The Tokyo playground that's poppable, squishable and made from recycled bubble wrap

October 21, 2021 - 03:06
The Play! Museum in the Japanese city of Tachikawa has built a playground made entirely of recycled plastic, using mainly bubble wrap. (South China Morning Post)
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Rice Festival in Kyoto (1910) | BFI National Archive

October 21, 2021 - 03:05
Celebrations for the festival, including a Courtesans’ procession, the parade of mikoshi (portable shrines) and traditional theatre. (BFI)
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