Archive for February, 2011

News

Hinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and HappinessHinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and HappinessHinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and Happiness

Hinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and HappinessHinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and HappinessHinamatsuri – A Day to Pray for Growth and Happiness

With Girls’ Day about one week away, a huge pyramid of Japanese dolls adorns the city hall lobby in Konosu on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. The city, located some 40km […]

Business

Tokyo SkylinesTokyo SkylinesTokyo Skylines

Tokyo SkylinesTokyo SkylinesTokyo Skylines

A photo made available on February 23, 2011 shows a view of the Tokyo Skyline taken from Tokyo Tower. Tokyo Tower is a popular tourist landmark for both domestic and […]

Features, News, Politics

Nationalists at Yasukuni ShrineNationalists at Yasukuni ShrineNationalists at Yasukuni Shrine

Nationalists at Yasukuni ShrineNationalists at Yasukuni ShrineNationalists at Yasukuni Shrine

A large group of uniformed nationalists all standing to attention at the controversial Yasukini Shrine in Tokyo. Due to the enshrinement of 14 Class-A war criminals, the shrine is a […]

Sports

Japan Champions of AsiaJapan Champions of AsiaAFCアジアカップ 2011 日本、2大会ぶり4度目の優勝

Japan Champions of AsiaJapan Champions of AsiaAFCアジアカップ 2011 日本、2大会ぶり4度目の優勝

Japanese players celebrate after beating Australia 1-0 in extra time in the final of the 2011 AFC Asian Cup held in Qatar. Japan beat arch rivals South Korea on penalties […]

Features

Love Doll UniverseExploring the Japanese Love Doll Universe「より人間に近い姿を、あなたに。」リアルラブドール

Love Doll UniverseExploring the Japanese Love Doll Universe「より人間に近い姿を、あなたに。」リアルラブドール

Ta-bo owns more than one hundred Love Doll, which is the world’s largest collection of its kind.