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rimOnO shows off new electric car design

rimOnO shows off new electric car design

Japanese automobile venture rimOnO displays the prototype model of the electric powered personal mobility vehicle “rimOnO” in Tokyo on Friday, May 20, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) The rimOnO, […]

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Features

Japanese Farmer Breeding Rare Escargot de Burgogne Snails

Japanese Farmer Breeding Rare Escargot de Burgogne Snails

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Matsusaka, Japan – Toshihide Takase, a Japanese iron factory owner, shows Burgandy snails, which is designated as an endangered species […]

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Sport

Japan presents new Asics kit for Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Japan presents new Asics kit for Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Rio de Janeiro Olympics official sportswear, MAY 26, 2016 – : A press conference to present Japan national team official sportswear by Asics for Rio de Janeiro Olympics 2016 in […]

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Bizarre Japan

Penguin Bar in Tokyo

Penguin Bar in Tokyo

Four penguins work at the Penguin Bar in Ikebukuro on April 11, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (Photos and video by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/NipponNews.net) The store which opened in 2013 allows customers […]

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Entertainment

Tom Felton promotes his movie ”Risen” in Tokyo

Tom Felton promotes his movie ”Risen” in Tokyo

British actor Tom Felton greets to the audience during a stage greeting for his film ”Risen” on May 6, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) He was in […]

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Pictures of the Week

Pictures of the Week (May 14 – May 21)

Pictures of the Week (May 14 – May 21)

Tokyo, Japan – Participants take part in a “zombie walk” at Tokyo’s Yoyogi park on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Zombie maniacs flocked to the park for an annual gathering, dressing […]

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Other News

特集, 日本の昔

American becomes Japan’s first full-time salaried foreign ninja

American becomes Japan’s first full-time salaried foreign ninja

The first american professional ninja in Japan greets the press on Saturday April 23, 2016, in the grounds of Nagoya Castle, Aichi prefecture, Japan. (Photos by Richard Atrero de Guzman/AFLO) […]

オリンピック, スポーツ

New Tokyo 2020 logo unveiled

New Tokyo 2020 logo unveiled

Stark indigo-and-white checkered circles, designed by Asao Tokolo, have officially become the emblem for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics on Monday, April 25, 2016, in Tokyo. The original emblem […]

その他 スポーツ

IFSC Climbing World Cup: Bouldering Kazo 2016

IFSC Climbing World Cup: Bouldering Kazo 2016

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Saitama, Japan – Saari Watanabe in action during the IFSC Climbing World Cup – Bouldering Kazo 2016 Women’s Qualification at […]

今週の一枚

Pictures of the Week (Apr. 16 – Apr. 22)

Pictures of the Week (Apr. 16 – Apr. 22)

Kumamoto, Japan – A woman walks past collapsed houses in Mashiki town, April 19, 2016. Over 40 people were killed and some 1,000 injured as a series of massive earthquakes […]

ニュース, 社会

Snoopy Museum Tokyo opens

Snoopy Museum Tokyo opens