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Princess Aiko Contemplates Solo Pilgrimage

February 29, 2024 - 17:19
Princess Aiko, the eldest daughter of Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako, is considering visiting the Ise Grand Shrine in Mie Prefecture at the end of next month, making it her first solo visit to the shrine, according to sources. (News On Japan)
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Tokyo Marathon Adds "Fun" to Misprinted T-Shirt

February 29, 2024 - 15:22
With the Tokyo Marathon approaching on March 3rd, Asics, the official partner of the event, has issued an apology on its website. (News On Japan)
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Training in Bear Essentials

February 29, 2024 - 00:37
In response to a rise in close encounters with bears in urban areas, training has been conducted in Owase, Mie Prefecture, to prepare for these dangerous situations. (News On Japan)
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Kita-Senju Shines in "Desirable Cities Ranking"

February 29, 2024 - 00:21
The "Desirable Cities Ranking" announced on the 28th highlights cities with the best cost-performance, with Kita-Senju standing out. (News On Japan)
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"Midnight Runners" Cause Chaos in Osaka Arcade

February 28, 2024 - 12:15
A mysterious group blaring loud music that suddenly appeared in an arcade in Osaka, has causing panic among local shoppers, leaving witnesses stunned as the mob spread across the street, shouting and shoving pedestrians aside. (News On Japan)
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What Makes Women Irresistible to Men?

February 28, 2024 - 09:13
Many women hope to be pursued by men continuously. But what exactly do men look for in women they feel compelled to chase? Let's explore the traits that make men want to pursue women. (News On Japan)
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Challenges of a Rookie Mom Taxi Driver

February 28, 2024 - 07:17
In the taxi industry, the rapid increase in female drivers and part-time working moms, coupled with the resurgence of inbound travel and widespread use of taxi apps, has expanded demand and made drivers highly sought after. (News On Japan)
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Royal Couple View Contemporary Art

February 28, 2024 - 06:50
Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako visited the Mori Art Museum on Tuesday evening, admiring an art exhibition that focuses on contemporary art addressing environmental issues. (News On Japan)
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Kabukicho's Host Clubs Violating Tokyo Rules

February 27, 2024 - 06:42
Dozens of host club signs installed in Tokyo's Kabukicho district have been found to be in violation of metropolitan ordinances, including lacking the necessary installation applications, according to interviews with relevant parties. (News On Japan)
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Gunma's Iconic Scarf Factory Closes After 120 Years

February 27, 2024 - 06:37
A renowned manufacturer of scarves, highly acclaimed domestically and internationally, has decided to close its doors. Scarves with vertical stripes and bold colors are its hallmark. It even topped sales for five consecutive years at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. (News On Japan)
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The Trials of Late-Returning Husbands and Meal-Prepping Wives

February 26, 2024 - 14:07
When your boyfriend or husband is busy, it might be difficult to fully convey your feelings. Here are three phrases you should avoid saying during such times. (News On Japan)
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Traditional Family Gathering to Honor Ancestors in Okinawa

February 26, 2024 - 07:37
On January 25th, which corresponds to the 16th day of the first month in the lunar calendar, the people of Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture, were seen celebrating the New Year for the deceased, known as "Juurukunichi." (News On Japan)
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Men's Dating Anxieties Revealed

February 26, 2024 - 04:47
In the delicate dance of dating, women's seemingly innocuous actions can sometimes trigger anxiety in men. Let's delve into the psychological concerns that men may harbor during dates. (News On Japan)
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The Unspoken Rules of Adult Conduct: When Apologies Aren't Enough

February 26, 2024 - 04:25
Continuing from the previous installment, I am Karina, a 33-year-old mother living with my husband Ryuuki, who is 30, and our two children, Rikuto, 5, and Noa, 2. During a family gathering at the beginning of the year, Ryuuki's cousin Ran was being asked by relatives, including my husband, about when she was planning to get married. (News On Japan)
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Plum Season in Kyoto

February 26, 2024 - 01:31
The "Baika-sai" plum blossom festival held at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine over the weekend signaled the arrival of spring in Kyoto. (News On Japan)
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1,500 Hina Dolls Gather in Komachi's House

February 25, 2024 - 05:55
As the Hina Matsuri (Doll Festival) is approaches, an event is being held to collect disused hina dolls from households and display them together in Kyotango City, Kyoto Prefecture. (News On Japan)
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"Seriously Too Cute": Gestures by Women That Make Men Swoon

February 24, 2024 - 06:36
Men are sensitive to women's gestures. They might be charmed by the casual movements you make without even realizing it. In this article, we introduce three gestures of women that tend to attract men. (News On Japan)
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Princess Aiko Joins Emperor's Birthday Celebration

February 23, 2024 - 22:49
Ahead of her upcoming role at the Japanese Red Cross Society starting in April, Princess Aiko joined the public festivities to honor the Emperor's birthday, making a notable appearance standing in the second row and waving with a smile. (News On Japan)
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Exploring the Dos and Don'ts of Drinking with a Female Friend

February 23, 2024 - 07:18
When people drink alcohol, it can often loosen their inhibitions, leading to a more honest and open expression of feelings. Here, we explore what men find adorable or off-putting about the way women handle their alcohol. (News On Japan)
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Emperor of Japan Celebrates 64th Birthday

February 23, 2024 - 03:13
On February 23, His Majesty the Emperor celebrated his 64th birthday. Prior to his birthday, His Majesty held a press conference at the Imperial Palace, where he expressed deep sorrow for the victims of the Noto Peninsula earthquake that occurred on New Year's Day. (News On Japan)
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