August 9, 2016

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 9, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 9, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Kishida summons Chinese ambassador

  • August 9, 2016
  • , TVAsahi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Comfort woman statue to remain in Glendale, California

  • August 6, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: DPRK missile launch and Abe cabinet

  • August 7, 2016
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests after Chinese vessels’ enter waters near Senkakus

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Committee eyes commercialization of biofuel at Haneda by late 2020s

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: Stimulus package

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. angry about Okinawa’s duplicity

  • August 2016
  • , p. 44
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Number of U.S. military personnel stationed in Japan not made public

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan issues intercept order for potential North Korean missile launches

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Public support for Abe increases

  • August 8, 2016
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 8

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Opinion polls show majority support Emperor’s abdication

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Emperor’s abdication may affect constitutional revision timetable

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Tokyo governor determined to support students, women

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Hosono decides not to run in DP presidential election

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: Japan’s nuclear dilemma

  • August 7, 2016
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

37% approve of cabinet reshuffle, Asahi poll

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Interview with New Environment Minister Yamamoto

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 11
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SCIENCE

NASA’s Bolden visits Kibo mission control at Tsukuba Space Center

  • August 6, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition , p. 10
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SCIENCE

Joint research center in Hiroshima promotes understanding of radiation effects

  • August 5, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 14
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Emperor indicates readiness to abdicate

  • August 9, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun , Lead story
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SOCIETY

Poll: 84% support Emperor in his wish to abdicate

  • August 8, 2016
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 1
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EDUCATION

College enrollment rate climbs to record high: MEXT survey

  • August 5, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 37
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EDUCATION

TV PROGRAMS

Emperor as symbol of state

  • August 8, 2016
  • , Asahi
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