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Child population at record low

Child population at record low

The number of children under 15 years old in Japan is under 17 million.

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Japan’s core CPI falls 1.2% in March

Japan’s core CPI falls 1.2% in March

The Bank of Japan predicts a price rise of 0.1% during the 2011 fiscal year.

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.