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Dublin: 11 °C Thursday 18 October, 2018

#Japan

# japan - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie White tiger kills zookeeper in enclosure during rare attack in Japan Japan

White tiger kills zookeeper in enclosure during rare attack in Japan

The attack happenedat the Hirakawa Zoological Park in the southern city of Kagoshima.

# japan - Friday 5 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Almost 1,300 Toyota hybrid vehicles in Ireland recalled amid safety concerns Recall

Almost 1,300 Toyota hybrid vehicles in Ireland recalled amid safety concerns

The latest recall affects several models of Toyota’s Prius and Auris hybrid vehicles produced between October 2008 and November 2014.

# japan - Thursday 20 September, 2018

From The42 A year out from World Cup, Japan coach Joseph signals he will step away from Sunwolves Test Run

A year out from World Cup, Japan coach Joseph signals he will step away from Sunwolves

The Kiwi wants to focus on the national side to ensure they peak in September when they will meet Ireland in RWC Pool A.

# japan - Saturday 8 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to 35 in horror Japanese earthquake Atsuma

Death toll rises to 35 in horror Japanese earthquake

The 6.6 magnitude quake struck on Thursday.

# japan - Thursday 6 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Worker in charge of measuring radiation following Fukushima disaster dies of lung cancer Directly Related

Worker in charge of measuring radiation following Fukushima disaster dies of lung cancer

This is the first time the Japanese government has acknowledged a death directly related to the disaster.

# japan - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie A million people urged to evacuate as Typhoon Jebi brings winds of up to 215 kilometres an hour to Japan Landfall

A million people urged to evacuate as Typhoon Jebi brings winds of up to 215 kilometres an hour to Japan

The typhoon swept a tanker into a bridge and partially flooded an airport.

# japan - Sunday 2 September, 2018

From The42 Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty Gold Medal

Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty

Son Heung-Min will join back up with his Tottenham team-mates after winning gold at the Asian Games.

From TheJournal.ie Japan braces for 'very strong' typhoon as authorities warn of floods and landslides Typhoon Jebi

Japan braces for 'very strong' typhoon as authorities warn of floods and landslides

Typhoon Jebi is expected to make landfall on the country’s main island on Tuesday

# japan - Saturday 1 September, 2018

From The42 Spurs forward Son Heung-min avoids military service as South Korea claim Asian Games gold Exempt

Spurs forward Son Heung-min avoids military service as South Korea claim Asian Games gold

The Spurs star provided the assists for both South Korea’s goals as they defeated Japan in a tense final.

# japan - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japan says North Korea remains a 'serious and imminent threat' Nuclear Weapons

Japan says North Korea remains a 'serious and imminent threat'

The country also takes aim at China’s rise as a military power.

# japan - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Boy (2) who was missing in Japanese woods for three days rescued unharmed Yo-chan

Boy (2) who was missing in Japanese woods for three days rescued unharmed

It is believed the boy may have drank river water to survive his ordeal.

# japan - Saturday 11 August, 2018

From The42 Class is permanent! Andres Iniesta's first goal in Japan is a beauty Take A Bow This post contains videos

Class is permanent! Andres Iniesta's first goal in Japan is a beauty

The J-League side went in front against Jubilo Iwata when Lukas Podolski and the former Barcelona midfielder combined for a fine effort.

# japan - Friday 10 August, 2018

# japan - Thursday 2 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Medical school altered test scores to keep women out Tokyo

Medical school altered test scores to keep women out

The university began lowering test scores of female applicants when results showed an increasing number of women winning places.

# japan - Sunday 22 July, 2018

From The42 Life after La Liga: Iniesta and Torres suffer defeats in highly-anticipated J.League debuts Japan

Life after La Liga: Iniesta and Torres suffer defeats in highly-anticipated J.League debuts

Fernando Torres and Andres Iniesta suffered defeats in their respective J.League bows for Sagan Tosu and Vissel Kobe on Sunday.

# japan - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie EU and Japan to sign massive trade deal as US puts up barriers Trade Deal

EU and Japan to sign massive trade deal as US puts up barriers

The “landmark” EU-Japan deal creates a massive economic zone.

# japan - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives Heavy Rain

Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives

The crisis is the deadliest rain-related disaster in over three decades in Japan.

# japan - Sunday 8 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie After decades under wraps in Dublin these 300-year-old scrolls are finally on display Chester Beatty This post contains videos

After decades under wraps in Dublin these 300-year-old scrolls are finally on display

They tell the story of real-life Japanese warrior Tawara Tōda and the many tall tales that accompanied his legend.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to at least 57 as torrential downpours devastate Japan Record Rains

Death toll rises to at least 57 as torrential downpours devastate Japan

More than two million Japanese citizens have been told to evacuate their homes.

# japan - Saturday 7 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations Floods

At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations

The death toll is expected to increase.

# japan - Friday 6 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Leader of Japanese doomsday cult executed Aum Shinrikyo

Leader of Japanese doomsday cult executed

The sarin attack on the Tokyo subway in 1995 killed 13 people and injured thousands more.

# japan - Monday 2 July, 2018

From The42 As it happened: Belgium v Japan, World Cup last 16 Liveblog

As it happened: Belgium v Japan, World Cup last 16

Belgium played Japan, with a place in the last eight up for grabs.

# japan - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From The42 Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule Crying Foul

Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule

Japan literally refused to play when it learned that Colombia had just scored a goal against Senegal… which is contrary to the principles governing football.’

# japan - Saturday 30 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off Interstellar Technologies

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off

No injuries were reported in the spectacular explosion.

# japan - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From The42 No ructions in Poland camp after Lewandowski says team has 'too little quality,' insists team-mate Nothing To See Here

No ructions in Poland camp after Lewandowski says team has 'too little quality,' insists team-mate

Poland face Japan in their final Group H meeting on Thursday with little more than pride to play for.

# japan - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

From The42 Japan defeat 10-man Colombia following third-minute red card to take command of Group H Winning Start

Japan defeat 10-man Colombia following third-minute red card to take command of Group H

Goals from Shinji Kagawa and Yuya Osako saw Japan upset the 2014 quarter-finalists on Tuesday.

# japan - Monday 18 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie At least three killed and 90 injured as earthquake shakes Japan's Osaka Osaka

At least three killed and 90 injured as earthquake shakes Japan's Osaka

One of the victims was a nine-year-old girl who was killed when a wall collapsed on her at school.

# japan - Saturday 16 June, 2018

From The42 'Both sides went at it furiously': Italy withstand Brave Blossoms fightback to end season with victory Kobe Beef

'Both sides went at it furiously': Italy withstand Brave Blossoms fightback to end season with victory

Conor O’Shea’s men dominated the early stages and took a 19-3 lead before Japan were stirred into a reaction.

# japan - Saturday 9 June, 2018

From The42 Second-half surge sees Japan beat Italy Eastern Promise

Second-half surge sees Japan beat Italy

An excellent second half helped Japan beat Italy in Oita, the Brave Blossoms taking a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.

From The42 'I thought, 'If I can do Ireland and that side of the world, I can do Japan'' Feeky

'I thought, 'If I can do Ireland and that side of the world, I can do Japan''

Ireland scrum coach Greg Feek explains how his new life in Japan has pushed his coaching forward.

# japan - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

From The42 'I try to email or text Joe at four o'clock in the morning to pay him back!' Turning Japanese

'I try to email or text Joe at four o'clock in the morning to pay him back!'

Ireland scrum coach Greg Feek has been enjoying his new role with Japanese club NEC Green Rockets.

# japan - Saturday 2 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japanese mother held for dumping newborn baby's body in locker Tokyo

Japanese mother held for dumping newborn baby's body in locker

The suspect is likely to also later face a murder charge.

# japan - Saturday 5 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japanese scientists invent 'wood alcohol' made from trees Wood You Like A Drink?

Japanese scientists invent 'wood alcohol' made from trees

The scientists hope to have the product on shop shelves within three years.

# japan - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japan set to trial the 'world's first urine test' to test for cancer Early Detection

Japan set to trial the 'world's first urine test' to test for cancer

The test will run from now until September to see if it will have a practical use in everyday diagnostics.

From TheJournal.ie World's oldest person dies at 117 Japan

World's oldest person dies at 117

Nabi Tajima was born on 4 August 1900.

# japan - Thursday 19 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years Mount Io

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for first time in 250 years

The eruption occurred a few kilometres away from Shinmoedake, which featured in the 1967 James Bond film “You Only Live Twice” .

# japan - Thursday 12 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japanese policeman, 19, arrested for allegedly shooting colleague dead Japan

Japanese policeman, 19, arrested for allegedly shooting colleague dead

Japan has famously strict gun control regulations and very little gun crime.

# japan - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'He loves eating sweets': World's oldest living man aged 112 confirmed in Japan Record Breaking

'He loves eating sweets': World's oldest living man aged 112 confirmed in Japan

Masazo Nonaka was born on 25 July 1905.

# japan - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japan preparing to execute cult members behind deadly 1995 sarin gas attack Cult

Japan preparing to execute cult members behind deadly 1995 sarin gas attack

Fourteen people died in the 1995 attack.

# japan - Sunday 11 March, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Japanese car companies come together to build hydrogen stations Filling Up

Japanese car companies come together to build hydrogen stations

Japan has focused on promoting fuel-cells, which combine hydrogen and oxygen in an electrochemical reaction.

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