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Reiwa era announced in Japan

Reiwa era announced in Japan

A large screen shows Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga unveil the name of the new Imperial era, “Reiwa,” in Tokyo, Japan on April 1, 2019. The Japanese government officially announced […]

Other Sports

Tokyo Marathon 2019

Tokyo Marathon 2019

Start/General view, MARCH 3, 2019 – Marathon : Tokyo Marathon 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by MATSUO.K/AFLO SPORT) Start/General view, MARCH 3, 2019 – Marathon : Tokyo Marathon 2019 in […]

Society

The end of the Heisei era – looking back at the life of Emperor Akihito

The end of the Heisei era – looking back at the life of Emperor Akihito

*Click on the images to see the full set. The early days Portrait of Akihito (Prince Tsugu at the time) at the age of three. (Photo by The Mainichi Newspaper/AFLO) […]

Traditional Japan

Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri

Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri

FEBRUARY 17, 2019 – Men in loincloths gather at a shrine during the Konomiya Hadaka Matsuri, or Naked Festival, in Inazawa City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. The festival, which dates to […]

Anime

Alita: Battle Angel promotion in Shinjuku

Alita: Battle Angel promotion in Shinjuku

A life-size statue of Alita is seen in a corridor of Shinjuku Station on February 16, 2019, Tokyo, Japan. There are two life-size statues promoting ”Alita: Battle Angel” film in […]