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Japanese emperor says he is deeply worried over crisis

March 16th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 16 (IANS) Japanese Emperor Akihito Wednesday made a rare TV appearance in which he said he was "deeply worried" about the crisis facing his country devastated by a ... Read more...

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Furore in Washington over Obama’s bow to Japanese Emperor

November 18th, 2009 - 3:29 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Official photographs of President Barack Obama bowing to Japan's emperor Akihito have raised the ire of critics in Washington, who said that the US leader should ... Read more...

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Obama wants to visit Hiroshima, Nagasaki

November 10th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 10 (DPA) US President Barack Obama said he wants to visit the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, which were destroyed by US nuclear bombs at the end of ... Read more...

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Japanese emperor celebrates 20 years of enthronement

January 7th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Jan 7 (DPA) Japanese emperor Akihito Wednesday marked the 20th anniversary of ascension to Japan's throne by visiting his father's grave in Tokyo.As Akihito's reign began with his father's death, Jan ... Read more...

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Eat bugs to stay hale and hearty!

June 2nd, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
London, June 2 (ANI): It would take a while for you digest them, but scientists have revealed that eating bugs would be nutritious, delicious and environmental friendly.Gorging on spiders and grasshoppers, ... Read more...

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