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Bizarre, Traditional Japan

Holding out for a cry

Holding out for a cry

The annual the ‘cry-off’ competition was held at Sensoji temple. The first baby that wails is the winner.

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Sayonara Kabukiza!

Sayonara Kabukiza!

The iconic home of Japan’s traditional kabuki drama is set to be demolished next month.

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Haibao vs Gumby

Haibao vs Gumby

The official mascot of the 2010 Shanghai Expo resembles an animated clay figure from U.S. television.

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Feldman’s Japan Visit

Feldman’s Japan Visit

Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan at the U.S. State Department calls for consulting closely with Japan.

Business

Geos Corp filed for bankruptcy

Geos Corp filed for bankruptcy

The corporation’s total liabilities are said to be 7.5 billion yen.