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Volleyball : FIVB Women’s World Cup 2015

Volleyball : FIVB Women’s World Cup 2015

The teams line up for Japan vs Dominican Republic at the FIVB Women’s World Cup 2015 in volleyball currently taking place in Japan. With 12 teams involved Japan currently lie […]

News, Politics

Nationwide protests against new security bills

Nationwide protests against new security bills

Simultaneous demonstrations were organised across Japan on Sunday to protest against government-sponsored national security-related bills. The Japanese government or Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is trying to push through changes to […]

Features, Modern Japan

Kiyose Sunflower Festival

Kiyose Sunflower Festival

Visitors take pictures of the sunflowers at the Kiyose sunflower festival on August 19, 2015, Tokyo, Japan. About 100,000 sunflowers are in full bloom at the festival which is is […]

News

Star Wars Themed Airplanes Introduced by ANA

Star Wars Themed Airplanes Introduced by ANA

Japanese airline ANA introduced three new Star Wars themed liveries at a news conference in Tokyo on August 18th 2015. (All photos by Pasya/AFLO) On August 18, 2015, Tokyo, Japan […]

Other Sports, Sports

World Yo-Yo Contest 2015

World Yo-Yo Contest 2015

On Sunday the World Yo-Yo Contest 2015 came to Japan with the finals being held at at Bellesalle Akihabara in Tokyo. Our photographer Naoki Morita was there to see contestants […]