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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014

#Japan

# japan - Yesterday’s News

Japan win race to host new Super Rugby franchise

The JRFU has beaten off competition from Singapore to become the preferred candidate for the 18th team.

# japan - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous Wanderlust

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous

Weather getting you down? Here are some dreams.

# japan - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These declassified photos show the final preparations of the nuclear bombs used on Hiroshima And Nagasaki WWII

These declassified photos show the final preparations of the nuclear bombs used on Hiroshima And Nagasaki

The “Little Boy” and “Fat Man” nuclear bombs killed tens of thousands of people.

# japan - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This is what a massive typhoon looks like from space Cloud At Last

This is what a massive typhoon looks like from space

Southern Japanese islands are being battered by the Typhoon Vongfong.

# japan - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Japan’s sozzled salarymen: corporate samurai turning into a lost tribe Foot Soldiers

Japan’s sozzled salarymen: corporate samurai turning into a lost tribe

Regular 12-hour days followed by compulsory corporate boozing with clients: meet the

# japan - Friday 10 October, 2014

IRFU ready to embrace men’s 7s with 2020 Olympics in target

TheScore.ie has learned that plans are in place to launch a men’s sevens team from 2015 onwards.

# japan - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Japanese researchers win Nobel for inventing the “revolutionary” LED lamp Inventions

Japanese researchers win Nobel for inventing the “revolutionary” LED lamp

The LED has helped in the fight against global warming and also helps people in poverty.

# japan - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted Japan This post contains videos

This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted

The death toll has reached 48 people.

# japan - Sunday 28 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption Japan

First deaths confirmed following Mount Ontake eruption

Four people out of the 31 people who had been found in cardiac arrest near the peak were confirmed dead.

From TheJournal.ie More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt Mount Ontake

More than 30 feared dead in Japan as volcano continues to erupt

Official say 45 to 49 hikers sheltered overnight in cabins on the mountain.

# japan - Saturday 27 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts Pacific Ring Of Fire

Amazing video captured by Japanese hikers running for cover as volcano erupts

At least eleven hikers were injured when Mount Ontake started spewing ash and smoke.

# japan - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Having trouble scrolling on your giant new iPhone 6? Buy a ‘thumb extender’ All Thumbs

# japan - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Butterfly lands on flautist’s face mid-performance and she barely even blinks Butterfly Fly Away

# japan - Sunday 14 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This ‘boob squeezing’ game for Oculus Rift has got to be a new low for humanity How About No

# japan - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No nukes are good nukes: former Japanese PM’s advice to Ireland Clean Energy

No nukes are good nukes: former Japanese PM’s advice to Ireland

Ex-PM Naoto Kan says nuclear power should be consigned to the history books after Fukushima disaster.

From TheJournal.ie Forget bomb shelters, ‘tsunami survival capsules’ could be the new thing in Japan Brainwave

Forget bomb shelters, ‘tsunami survival capsules’ could be the new thing in Japan

The spherical capsules are designed to deflect debris strikes.

# japan - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This huge swarm of fluffy bunnies is either your biggest dream or worst nightmare Rabbiting On

# japan - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock Voyager

Asteroid hunting probe to travel four years to potato-shaped space rock

Hayabusa-2 will be flung into space on a rocket for a mammoth four year voyage.

# japan - Friday 22 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from catastrophic Hiroshima landslides could double Japan

Death toll from catastrophic Hiroshima landslides could double

The search for survivors was suspended today over concerns of fresh landfalls at the disaster site.

# japan - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two of the oldest people in the world now live in Japan Guinness World Record

Two of the oldest people in the world now live in Japan

Sakari Momoi, a former high school principal born on February 5, 1903 is now recognised as the world’s oldest man.

# japan - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Someone added Japanese-style animation to the Love/Hate finale, and it suddenly makes sense Super Saiyan Style

# japan - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘I’m still mourning the soul of my late buddy. I’m sorry for letting him die alone’ World War II

‘I’m still mourning the soul of my late buddy. I’m sorry for letting him die alone’

Kamikaze pilots in Japan are trying to tell younger people what they did was not ‘cool’.

# japan - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Video: How nuclear weapons are made Radioactive

Video: How nuclear weapons are made

Today is the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.

# japan - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

This adorable dog “works” in a cigarette shop in Japan

Did we mention it’s adorable?

# japan - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Japanese schoolgirl arrested for murdering and dismembering classmate Grisly

Japanese schoolgirl arrested for murdering and dismembering classmate

The suspect has admitted strangling the victim and severing her head and left hand.

# japan - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie McNuggets in Japan and Starbucks dragged into out-of-date meat scandal KFC

McNuggets in Japan and Starbucks dragged into out-of-date meat scandal

An investigation is currently underway in Japan over the sale of out-of-date meat.

# japan - Monday 21 July, 2014

From Business ETC Do you find turn-by-turn directions a bit boring? Try following penguins instead Ice-breaker

Do you find turn-by-turn directions a bit boring? Try following penguins instead

A Tokyo aquarium have designed the navigation app to draw in visitors.

# japan - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Meat pies, interviews and singing; The Honey Badger’s top five moments

Rugby HQ have paid tribute to the Australian wing as he departs for Japan.

From TheJournal.ie From handbags to sex toys: Hello Kitty turns 40 this week Miaow Miaow

# japan - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Japan and Singapore go head-to-head for final Super Rugby spot

The Asian nations are both in contention for the 18th place in the expanded competition.

From TheJournal.ie Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges Art

Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges

Japan has notoriously tough obscenity laws, but supporters of the artist say it’s an attack on free expression.

# japan - Friday 11 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast Nuclear Site

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific off Fukushima.

# japan - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Astronauts take photos of storm causing devastation in Japan Typhoon Neoguri

Astronauts take photos of storm causing devastation in Japan

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have posted photos of Typhoon Neoguri

From TheJournal.ie Flooding and havoc as typhoon hits hard in Japan Disaster

Flooding and havoc as typhoon hits hard in Japan

The storm has left several people dead and a string of damage in its wake.

# japan - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Two dead as typhoon bears down on Japanese mainland Typhoon Neoguri

Two dead as typhoon bears down on Japanese mainland

Officials said Neoguri would bring torrential rain and warned of the risk of flooding and landslides, after the storm.

# japan - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Japan braced for potentially deadly Typhoon Neoguri Take Shelter

Japan braced for potentially deadly Typhoon Neoguri

There are warnings of landslides and massive damage from the huge storm.

# japan - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge This crazy video of a politician weeping uncontrollably is going viral in Japan Sob Story

# japan - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Bags packed with ice cubes and beer cans as Colombia’s convenient invasion keeps going strong

Mikey Stafford was in a fan fest in Recife, pondering the ramifications of an All-Ireland final on Good Friday.

# japan - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Japan has unveiled android ‘news readers’ and they’re extremely creepy Paranoid Android

Japan has unveiled android ‘news readers’ and they’re extremely creepy

These are not the droids we were looking for. At all. Ever.

# japan - Monday 23 June, 2014

10-game winning streak sends Japan into world rugby’s top 10

Eddie Jones has led the Brave Blossoms to major improvements ahead of the 2015 World Cup.

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