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2016.10.19 Monju Fast-Breeder Reactor Set for Decommissioning
2016.10.17 Niigata Voters Elect Antinuclear Governor in Blow to Abe’s Energy Policy
2016.10.04 Ōsumi Yoshinori Wins Medicine Nobel for Autophagy Research
2016.09.16 Democrats Elect Renhō as Party President
2016.08.23 Japan’s 2016 Olympic Medal Winners (Photo Gallery)
2016.08.08 Emperor Akihito Addresses Nation Following Abdication Reports
2016.08.01 Koike Yuriko Named Tokyo’s First Female Governor
2016.07.15 Gifts for Donations: Winners and Losers in “Hometown Tax” Program
2016.07.14 Japanese Media Reports on Emperor Akihito’s Wish to Abdicate
2016.06.15 Money Scandal Topples Tokyo Governor Masuzoe
2016.06.09 Fiscal Concerns Grow as Abe Again Postpones Consumption Tax Hike
2016.05.27 Barack Obama’s Historic Hiroshima Visit
2016.05.26 The Promise of Cellulose Nanofibers
2016.05.18 Meeting the Needs of Disabled Evacuees in Kumamoto
2016.05.13 Making Life under Evacuation Sanitary
2016.04.25 New Logos Selected for 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics
2016.04.22 Evacuees Fill Shelters as Toll of Kumamoto Quakes Climbs
2016.04.20 After the Kumamoto Earthquakes: Responding and Rebuilding
2016.04.18 Strong Quakes in Kumamoto Devastate Communities, Kill Over 40
2016.04.08 Reaching for the Moon: Japan’s Team Hakuto Competes in International Lunar Race
2016.02.23 Selling the Shinkansen Overseas: What Are Japan’s Chances?
2016.02.17 Tea Parties Sweeten Embassies’ Profile as Cultural Hubs in Tokyo
2016.02.10 Japan’s Evolving Funeral Business
2016.01.06 Japan Moves to Meet Lodging Demand with Home-Sharing
2015.12.28 Japan in 2015: The Year’s Top Stories
2015.12.09 China’s Terracotta Army Comes to Japan
2015.12.02 Teaming Up to Fight PM2.5 Pollution: Sino-Japanese Research into Causes, Ways to Counter It
2015.11.24 Bringing Gundam to Life: Quest to Build Moving Replica Pushes Limits of Robotics
2015.11.12 New Sports Creators Dream of Olympic Selection
2015.11.05 Washlet Shipments Hit 40 Million: High-Tech Toilets Symbolizing Japanese Quest for Hygiene

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