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Roses and silence on Westminster Bridge ...
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U.S. agency moves to shake up government...
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Melania Trump hands out honors at State ...
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Cristiano Ronaldo, odd for the ages as w...
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Roses and banners
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EU official urges independent controls o...
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Unarmed South Carolina man shot in back ...
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Teenager kills himself in UK prison hour...
30/03/2017: SPORT: Sophie’s choice loo...
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30/03/2017: COMICS & STARS: OSCAR CAINER...
30/03/2017: HIT: WONDERLAND
30/03/2017: PUZZLES: THE BIG ONE
Sen. Lamar Alexander proposes temporary ...
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Indonesia man swallowed whole by python...
Muslim Schoolchildren Bullied By Fellow ...
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Monterey’s Lalla Grill joins San Jose...
Te Puna Wai youth justice facility boss ...
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Westinghouse Electric to file for bankru...
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2 guys on Shark Tank just blew everyones...
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UCIs Brian Cookson contributed to Britis...
Mixed emotions for Jo Pavey after upgrad...
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UK formally serves divorce papers to EU...
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UK police arrest two on suspicion of ter...
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30/03/2017: BUSINESS: Miners count the c...
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30/03/2017: SPORT: THE WHISPER
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30/03/2017: SPORT: Generation Me ups the...
30/03/2017: SPORT: LOVE SCHACHE
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30/03/2017: SPORT: MICK SAYS
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30/03/2017: PUZZLES: CRYPTIC
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30/03/2017: HIT: SILVER EYE
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UN blasts Bangladesh over extrajudicial ...
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Lancelot Neen jailed for Workington ear-...
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Venice Film Fest to launch new competitive section for VR works PanARMENIAN.Net - The Venice Film Festival is launching a competitive section dedicated to films made for virtual-reality viewing, Variety reports. The new section, named Venice Virtual Reality, will... Pubdate: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:07:22 +1100

Japan makes inroads into the developing markets Dong Nai [Vietnam]/Tokyo[Japan], Mar.29 (ANI): Vietnam is experiencing a rapid economic growth as customers purchasing abilities have increased that leads to opening up of supermarkets. The surge in... Pubdate: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:55:06 +1100

Japanese PM's Wife Lauds Iranian Women as Capable, Successful '' Akie Abe, the wife of Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, has lauded Iranian women as quite capable and successful [in their social activities], saying that they have the privilege and ability to easil... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:14:26 +1100

Comedienne Sarah Silverman heads to Hulu with 'I Love You, America' PanARMENIAN.Net - Hulu has ordered 10 half-hour episodes of topical show I Love You, America, starring Sarah Silverman, according to Variety. The series, from Funny or Die, will have Silverman disc... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:07:26 +1100

Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey in 'The Dark Tower' 1st footage PanARMENIAN.Net - The movie adaptation of Stephen Kings The Dark Tower wont hit U.S. theaters until summer, but the first footage of the dark fantasy movie has been screened during Sony Pictures p... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:07:29 +1100

Japan Seeks Answers in Avalanche Deaths of Students, Teacher TOKYO - Investigators pored over a Japanese mountain on Tuesday after a massive avalanche tore through a group of high school students and teachers, killing eight, amid questions about why avalanche... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:05:10 +1100

U.S. boycotts nuclear weapons ban talks PanARMENIAN.Net - More than 100 countries on Monday, March 27 launched the first UN talks aimed at achieving a legally binding ban on nuclear weapons, as Washington led an international boycott of a p... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:07:12 +1100

China voices opposition to Japanese official's Taiwan visit Beijing [China], Mar. 28 (ANI): China has expressed firm opposition and lodged representations over a Japanese officials visit to Taiwan saying the visit breaches the commitment made by Tokyo to inte... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:37:12 +1100

NATO plans to spend '3 billion on satellite, cyber defenses PanARMENIAN.Net - NATO plans to spend 3 billion euros ($3.24 billion) to upgrade its satellite and computer technology over the next three years as the Western military alliance adapts to new threats,... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 01:07:20 +1100

Dollar hits four-month low as Trump trade deflates PanARMENIAN.Net - The dollar slid to a four-month low against a basket of currencies on Monday, March 27 as investors weighed the prospects of a U.S. fiscal spending boost under President Donald Trump... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:07:17 +1100

Maya Yoshida wishes Chanathip well on move to Japan from Thailand SAITAMA -- Japan centre-back Maya Yoshida hopes Chanathip Songkrasin can help lift Thai football to greater heights after the Muang Thong United playmaker joins J.League side Consadole Sapporo in July... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:52:24 +1100

Why Asian champions Australia could cause some upsets in Confederations Cup Australias cavalier approach may have contributed to their precarious position in 2018 World Cup qualifying, but it could help them spring an upset or two in Junes Confederations Cup. The Socceroos... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:52:16 +1100

Iran Japan and South Korea secure crucial victories in AFC World Cup qualifiers Iran moved to within a single victory of the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday with a 1-0 win over China in front of 100,000 fans at the Azadi Stadium. Medhi Taremis goal early in the second half broke stif... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:27:55 +1100

Jo Pavey awarded World Championship 10,000m bronze The 43-year-old will be promoted from fourth place at the Osaka championships after world governing body the IAAF announced Elvan Abeylegesse had been disqualified for doping.... Pubdate: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:14:35 +1100

Amazon tests grocery pickup service in Seattle Amazon is testing a grocery pickup service in Seattle. Eventually, members of Amazons Prime program will be able to order groceries online and drive to a pickup location.... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:25:23 +1100

Japanese volleyball player kisses opponent on the cheek Chaser Yu Yamamoto, 24, and Takuya Takamatsu, 29, started pushing each other at an All-Star game held by the Japan Volleyball League.... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:27:40 +1100

Japan calls for the right to carry out pre-emptive strikes Politicians in Japan have argued for the technically pacifist country to have the ability to strike North Korea rather than relying on the US for its defence.... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:10:58 +1100

Tokyo Smoke elevates 4/20 with new retail store, new products, free coffee, a new magazine and a series of educational cannabis clinics TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 29, 2017) - Tokyo Smoke is excited to announce a new Toronto flagship store arriv... Pubdate: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:03:02 +1100

Austin digital marketing company opens London office to meet increased European demand Austin-based Clearhead Group LLC, a digital marketing company, said Tuesday it has opened an office in London. Ed Tomalin will lead the new operation as head of European business. Tomalin is a 15-yea... Pubdate: Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:24:13 +1100

Plant Vogtle contractor Westinghouse files for bankruptcy Plant Vogtle constructor Westinghouse Electric Co. filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, raising questions about the fate of four half-finished reactors at Vogtle in Georgia and in South Carol... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:24:20 +1100

Asics seeks to expand Boston presence with product creation lab Japanese sports apparel and footwear company Asics is joining the rush of shoemakers looking to expand their footprints in Boston. Asics America Corp., the Irvine, California-based subsidiary of Kobe... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:24:32 +1100

Hulu inks multi-year agreement for Spanish-language content Hulu inked a new multi-year agreement with Telemundo and Sony Pictures Television on Tuesday, adding hundreds of hours of Spanish-language content to the streaming platform. The pact includes episode... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:26:51 +1100

Nippon Cargo Airlines cancels remaining Boeing 747 freighter orders Nippon Cargo Airlines Co. Ltd. of Japan has cancelled orders for two Boeing 747-8 freighter aircraft after reaching an agreement with Boeing. Nippon Cargo revealed the order cancellation in a filing... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:27:52 +1100

Auto manufacturer to invest $55M in new Springfield plant An auto supplier is upping plans to expand in Springfield with a $55 million investment. Topre America Corp. will enhance a project it unveiled late last year to open a facility in Springfield, where... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 03:25:35 +1100

Dream Homes: New condo in downtown Wayzata listed for $1.3 million A new condo in The Regatta in downtown Wayzata is listed for $1.3 million. The northeast-facing corner unit is 2,254 square feet, which averages to $576 per square foot. It features three bedrooms an... Pubdate: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:27:09 +1100

Yakult Danone India introduces Shilpa Shetty Kundra as new brand ambassador New Delhi [India], Mar. 29 (ANI-NewsVoir): Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture between Yakult Honsha, Japan and Groupe Danone, France, both global leaders in probiotics, announced Bollywood... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:18:02 +1100

Japanese company buys Pittsburgh metals firm A Pittsburgh-based metals manufacturer has been acquired by a Japanese firm for an undisclosed sum. Kyoto, Japan-based Nidec Corp. (OTC: NJDCY) said Tuesday that it had acquired Vamco International,... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:27:01 +1100

SK Hynix in talks with Japanese investors for joint Toshiba chip bid: Korea Economic Daily Employee walks past the logo of SK Hynix at its headquarters in Seongnam, South Korea, April 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji March 29, 2017 SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix In... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:12:36 +1100

Panasonic Brings Japan Quality Living to the ASEAN Region #Japanquality -Panasonic Corporation released a video on the housing business in the ASEAN region. It introduces Panasonic's Japan Quality houses which will solve growing issu... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:01:37 +1100

ONOC set to hear proposal on potential Tokyo 2020 training camps in Fukuoka Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) are set to hear a proposal which could see them use training facilities in the Fukuoka Prefecture in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:01:30 +1100

Japanese Students Don’t Know US and Japan Fought a War, Ex-Mayor Says Many elementary school students - and even some college students - in Japan are surprised to learn the United States and Japan ever fought each other in a war, a leading Japanese... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:01:02 +1100

Japan’s top-down corporate culture may be poised for change – this office shows it In a nation known for long working hours and a firm top-down corporate culture, one company is rethinking how it does business. CBRE, one of the world's largest r... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:01:01 +1100

Vietnamese killed himself in Japan immigration centre, community leader says A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention centre in Japan committed suicide, a Vietnamese community leader said, raising fresh questions over condition... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:00:59 +1100

Premium melons sold for GBP 21500 in Japan Some days, you treat yourself to organic raspberries and mangoes. Other days, when it's been a while since payday, perhaps you stick to apples and bananas. Prepar... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:00:57 +1100

Japan finance minister: No comment on reports Westinghouse to file Chapter 11 Japanese Finance minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday he did not want to comment on media reports that Toshiba Corp's U.S nuclear unit, Westinghouse, will file for Chapter 11 b... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:00:56 +1100

Decoupling Is Hard to Do for Japan Stocks Still Tied to the Yen Japan's stock market is again showing itself handcuffed to US growth prospects and its own currency. Ties tightened in the last week as separate selloffs exceedin... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:00:55 +1100

Sandiganbayan allows Elenita Binay to travel to Japan in April In the minutes of the proceedings held on March 28, the anti-graft court';s Third Division granted Binay';s motion for authority to travel to Osaka and Tokyo from April 1 to 8....... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:56:31 +1100

European and Japanese business groups warn of Brexit impact UK issued a flurry of warnings on Tuesday about the threat Brexit poses to their businesses, signalling their growing concern as the UK prepares to start the formal process of leaving the EU. <br&g... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:50:52 +1100

Hyogo cops: Sergeant molests teen girl on train Hyogo Prefectural Police have arrested a sergeant stationed in Himeji City for allegedly molesting a teenage girl inside a JR West train, reports the Sankei Shimbun. ...... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:50 +1100

World's 1st transplant involving donor iPS cells Groups of Japanese researchers say they have successfully transplanted iPS cells derived from a donor into a patient suffering from a serious eye disease. ...... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:50 +1100

Avalanche victims not carrying beacons Authorities say high school students and teachers who were hit by an avalanche in Tochigi Prefecture, north of Tokyo, on Monday were not carrying beacons. ...... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:49 +1100

Soccer: Japan beats Thailand 4-0 in World Cup qualifier Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki celebrated his 50th international goal Tuesday as Japan brushed aside Thailand 4-0 to edge closer to a sixth successive World Cup. ...... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:48 +1100

Westinghouse to file for bankruptcy People familiar with the matter say Westinghouse has notified Toshiba of the move. Toshiba is cutting its losses from Westinghouse as the Tokyo-based manufacturer tries... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:48 +1100

Narita Airport to introduce self-service baggage drop machines Narita International Airport in Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo, unveiled Tuesday self-service baggage drop machines for international flights. ...... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:47 +1100

Japan's FamilyMart to offer 4-day workweek FamilyMart employees caring for relatives will be able to work a four-day week starting as early as September, as the Japanese convenience store operator looks to boost efficiency by embraci... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:47 +1100

Honda dreams big with plane in narrow private jet market After three decades building an airplane from scratch, Michimasa Fujino, 56, chief engineer of the HondaJet, might have to reach a ripe old age to see Honda Motor Co.'s pet aviation pro... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:46 +1100

JA Zen-Noh to expand direct sales of farm products Japan's National Federation of Agricultural Cooperative Associations, or JA Zen-Noh, will substantially expand direct sales of products made by member farmers, the group's business... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:28:46 +1100

Toshiba's Westinghouse to file for Chapter 11: Japan government Toshiba Corp's troubled U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse intends to file for Chapter 11 protection from creditors, Japan's government said on Wednesday, as the conglomerate seeks to... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:22:57 +1100

China, Japan island fight reignites with population push A group of disputed islands, Uotsuri island (top), Minamikojima (bottom) and Kitakojima, known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China is seen in the East China Sea. (RE... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:19:49 +1100

A year after taking power, regal Suu Kyi struggles to move Myanmar on from conflict YANGON/NAYPYITAW - At the beginning of this year, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi sat down with one of her advisers to go through priorities for the coming months. She began with an apology for the sl... Pubdate: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:15:55 +1100








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