October 19, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 19, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 19, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Habomai and Shikotan Islands unlikely to be returned

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Will progress be made on Japan-Russia talks?

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Duterte arrives in China

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Brazilian president stresses importance of ties with Japan

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Xi Jinping

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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ECONOMY

Farm Minister Yamamoto apologizes for remarks on TPP

  • October 19, 2016
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Suga comments on Farm Minister Yamamoto’s remarks on TPP

  • October 19, 2016
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ECONOMY

Gist of interpellations at Lower House special committee on TPP, Oct. 18

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Two camps fail to reach consensus in second Lower House TPP deliberation

  • October 19, 2106
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Parties dig in heels over schedule of public hearings on TPP

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , P. 4
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ECONOMY

LDP proposes convening Upper House committee on TPP

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Abe says TPP marks turning point for world free trade system

  • October 18, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

MRJ makes first test flight in U.S.

  • October 18, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

JAEA to shut down 10 facilities

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

JAEA mulls submitting screening application for Joyo in March 2017

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Niigata governor election shows anxiety about nuclear power

  • October 18, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:55
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ECONOMY

MAFF to join hands with three business lobbies

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Riot policeman uses abusive language toward base opponents in Okinawa

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

SECURITY

GSDF to participate in PKO in South Sudan through March 2017

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

GOJ to accelerate return of NTA land to landowners

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Internal Affairs Minister Takaichi visits Yasukuni Shrine

  • October 19, 2016
  • , JIJI
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on October 18

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP draft will not be used in Diet debates on constitutional revisions

  • October 18, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 10:30 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Discuss Emperor’s abdication in panel without prejudgments

  • 8:53 pm, October 18, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:53 p.m.
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POLITICS

Courts rule July national upper house election constitutional

  • October 18, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
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OPINION POLLS

93% say they are concerned about social security, Yomiuri poll

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , pp. 2, 15
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SCIENCE

Japan lagging behind global move to restrict microbeads

  • October 18, 2016
  • , Kyodo News
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SOCIETY

TV PROGRAMS

Ballooning budget for Tokyo Olympics

  • October 18, 2016
  • , NHK
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