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North Korea Launches Missile Over Japan; UN Calls Emergency Meeting

North Korea Launches Missile

Is it an attack or just a threat. North Korea fired a missile over northern Japan on Tuesday morning Korean time. Even though the missile crashed into the sea, but it flew over the Hokkaido island. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo…

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BREAKING: Powerful Quake Hits Japan; Tsunami Warning Issued

BREAKING: A massive earthquake has hit off the coast of Japan triggering tsunami early Tuesday (local time) and leading to evacuation warnings from the coastal areas immediately. No deaths have been reported. NHK public broadcaster said, “Please remember the Great…

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Spotify Enters Japan To Tune Momentum Before Going Public

Final Japanese will be getting the opportunity to enjoy music on through Spotify. The music streaming service announced today to entering the hugely lucrative market, though it had an office in capital city Tokyo for past one-and-half year. Japan is…

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Obama To Make Historic Visit To Hiroshima

United States President Barack Obama will be making a historic visit to Japan’s Hiroshima in his late-May Asia swing. He will become the first sitting American president to do so to the place where an atomic bomb was dropped by…

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BREAKING: Powerful 7.8-Magnitude Quake Hits Ecuador; 41 Killed; Bridge Collapsed

UPDATE: 233 reported dead A powerful earthquake of 7.8-magnitude has struck Ecuador on Saturday evening at around 7 p.m. (8 p.m. ET) killing about fifty people. The US Geological Survey said epicenter of the quake was about 105 miles away…

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BREAKING: Japan Struke Again With Powerful Quake After A Day; Tsunami Warning Issued

After about 24 hours the southern Japan has been hit by a powerful earthquake measuring 7.0-magnitude. Japan Meteorological Agency has issued a tsunami advisory for coastal regions on the Yatsushiro Sea and Ariake Sea. The quake occurred at around 2…

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BREAKING: 6.5-Magnitude Quake Shakes Southern Japan

A powerful eathquake jolted southern parts of Japan Thursday evening injuring 45 people including five with serious injuries. The quake, measuring 6.5-magnitude, occurred at 9:26 p.m. (local time) at a depth of 11 kilometers on the island of Kyushu. Japan…

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BREAKING: Japan Hit By Powerful 6.1-Magnitude Earthquake

A powerful earthquake has hit off the coast of Me prefecture in southern Japan at about 11:39 a.m. local time Friday. There was no immediate report about casualties or damage. The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) measured the quake as 6.1-magniture.…

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North Korea Tests Ballistic Missile, Japan Condemns

North Korea fired Friday a ballistic missile that traveled about 800 km and hit sea off the east coast. It is one of the latest moves of the country in stepping up defiance of tough new US and UN sanctions.…

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Japan Reaches Agreement With South Korea In Support Of WWII Comfort Women

Japan and South Korea have reached to a milestone deal Monday for the support of ‘comfort women’ of the era of World War II, the wartime when Korean women and girls were forced to serve as sex slaves for Japanese…

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