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Trump signs first executive order
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Fact-checking Trump's inaugural address
Trump's defense, homeland picks confirmed
Trump's task may be simpler than he thinks
Trump ignored advisers on inaugural speech
The all-new Trump White House web site
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Dollar moves lower, Asian stocks flat ahead of Trump's inauguration
NEW YORK, U.S. - Ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration, the dollar edged lower while stocks were little changed on Friday, with investors preferring to be cautious.Concerns over what Trum
In annual policy address, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe pledges allegiance to Trump
TOKYO, Japan - On the eve of Trump's inauguration, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said, “The Japan-U.S. alliance is the cornerstone of our country’s foreign and security policy,
S. Korea, U.S., Japan to hold joint maritime drills against North Korean threats
Seoul [South Korea], Jan. 20 (ANI): South Korea, the United States and Japan will hold joint maritime drills this week to enhance capability to detect and trail ballistic missiles from North Korea. Th
Japan psychic ordered to pay client forced into sex work
Tokyo - A fortune teller in Japan has been ordered to pay $850 000 in damages to a female client she forced into prostitution, local media reported. Tokyo District Court ruled that the clairvoyant br
Star-studded Sundance comedy 'Fun Mom Dinner' sells to Netflix
PanARMENIAN.Net - Netflix and Momentum Pictures have nabbed North American theatrical and streaming rights to Fun Mom Dinner out of the Sundance Film Festival. The ensemble comedy sold for $5 millio
People in Japan celebrates New Year with fun, shopping and sports
Tokyo [Japan], Jan.20 (ANI): Hokkaido Island in northern Japan is covered by snow. But, football club Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo brings hot news to the island after it been upgraded to J1. Consadole,
FD Zone to screen popular Japanese animation film - 'Tomako Love Story'
Mumbai [India], Jan. 20 (ANI): Like India, Japan to is getting decked up to celebrate 2017 as the year of Japan-India Friendly Exchanges, marking the 60th anniversary of signing of Cultural Agreement.
10 promises Trump made for his first day
Washington - Behind in the polls in late October, Donald Trump ventured to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, to give American voters a contract detailing what he would achieve during his first day in office
Toshiba shares crash amid deepening nuclear writedown crisis
PanARMENIAN.Net - Shares in Toshiba have dived 16% on reports that the embattled Japanese conglomerate faces bigger losses at its U.S. nuclear power business, according to BBC News. It is feared Tosh
Assad hopes for 'reconciliation' agreements from Astana peace talks
PanARMENIAN.Net - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he believed Russian-backed peace talks in Kazakhstan aimed to produce local reconciliation agreements with rebel groups whereby they would giv
Paul McCartney files a lawsuit to take back Beatles catalog
PanARMENIAN.Net - Paul McCartney has filed a lawsuit to secure the copyright to the Beatles back catalog in a case that could have wide ramifications for the music industry, AFP reports. The complica
South Korea-Japan Row Could Hurt Cooperation on North Korea
I think at some levels certainly when it gets to the official level of recalling the ambassador or closing down the consulate or levels like that, then you have to worry about the broader set of rela
Japan Timeline and Information
910 AD Fujiwara no Asatada, a Japanese poet, designated one of the 36 Immortals was born.
1596 AD there was an earthquake in Japan; several cities made ruins, and thousands perished.
1792 AD - in Kyushu Island, Japan: collapse of old lava dome during eruption of Unzen volcano caused avalanche and tsunami that killed an estimated 14,300 people. (Most were killed by the tsunami.) Japan's greatest volcano disaster.
1896 AD - an earthquake and tidal wave killed 27,000 in Sanriku, Japan
1923 AD - in Japan: magnitude 8.3 earthquake destroyed one-third of Tokyo and most of Yokohama. More than 140,000 killed.
1995 AD - a magnitude: 6.9 earthquake hit Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe, Japan
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