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Anime, Bizarre

Figurines Treasure Festa

Figurines Treasure Festa

Major figurine makers and collectors gather at Tokyo Big Sight on Tuesday.

Features

A song for Ryoko

A song for Ryoko

Rashin Nakamura sings for a 15-year-old girl who died in 1990 due to hazing practiced by Japanese schools.

Anime, Bizarre

Dream Party gala

Dream Party gala

Cosplay, figures, comics and even cars influenced by the most famous Japanese characters were out in style and numbers.

Sports

Spanish Grand Prix

Spanish Grand Prix

Spain’s Jorge Lorenzo overtook his compatriot Dani Pedrosa on the final lap to win the Spanish MotoGP on Sunday.

News

Japan’s jobless up to 5.0 %

Japan’s jobless up to 5.0 %

Those unemployed rose by 150,000 over the year, totaling 3.5 million.