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Japan braces for election-day typhoon rains

Japan braces for election-day typhoon rains

2017-10-20 17:02:42, france24.com

TOKYO (AFP) - A typhoon is expected to lash Japan with heavy rains Sunday, potentially weighing on turnout as millions of voters head to the polls in the world's third-biggest economy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appealed to voters to cast their ballots early as Typhoon Lan moves towards Japan bringing driving rain across the country on election day. "It's rare to see typhoon rains over such a large swathe of the Japanese archipelago in October," Eiju Takahashi, an official with the Japan Meteorological Agency, told AFP

 

Politics & Government

Meet Japan election’s quirky candidates - ASEAN/East Asia

Meet Japan election’s quirky candidates - ASEAN/East Asia

2017-10-20 01:48:07, thestar.com.my

TOKYO: From an opposition leader dubbed “Jack Bauer” to a gaffe-prone finance minister who referenced Adolf Hitler when talking about leaving a legacy, Japan’s election has thrown up some colourful characters. Yukio Edano. Edano, leader of the new centre-left Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, won fame as chief Cabinet secretary during the country’s 2011 tsunami disaster, briefing reporters daily and earning respect for his work ethic

 

Society & Culture

Fire in famed Yangon hotel claims at least two, including Japanese man

Fire in famed Yangon hotel claims at least two, including Japanese man

2017-10-20 02:15:19, japantimes.co.jp

YANGON – A fire engulfed a luxury hotel popular with foreigners in Yangon, Myanmar’s largest city, early Thursday, killing at least two people. Two bodies have been found at the site so far with one being identified as a Japanese man named Masafumi Tomita, in his 50s, who had been staying at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, according to police sources. The other body has yet to be identified as it had been charred, they said

 

Life & Style

Louis Vuitton Cruise Show in the Miho Museum in Japan

Louis Vuitton Cruise Show in the Miho Museum in Japan

2017-10-19 12:02:31, parismodestv.com

A new journey between modernity & tradition for the Louis Vuitton house which presented its Cruise show, signed by Nicolas Ghesquière, in the Miho museum near the city of Kyoto in Japan. Find more fashion and lifestyles videos on http://www.parismodestv.com, your fashion editorializer.

 

Law & Crime

‘More vicious’ CIA in works as chief muses ‘if Kim Jong Un should vanish …’

‘More vicious’ CIA in works as chief muses ‘if Kim Jong Un should vanish …’

2017-10-20 02:15:22, japantimes.co.jp

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency thinks that North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is a rational actor who is focused on staying in power and “waking up in his own bed” each day. But if Kim should suddenly not show up for work, well, don’t ask U.S. spy chief Mike Pompeo about it. “With respect to, if Kim Jong Un should vanish, given the history of the CIA, I’m just not going to talk about it,” the CIA director said Thursday, when asked what would happen if Kim suddenly died

 

Science & Nature

Motoring

Japan carmakers vouch for safety of some Kobe Steel parts

Japan carmakers vouch for safety of some Kobe Steel parts

2017-10-19 16:06:10, autoblog.com

TOKYO — Four Japanese automakers on Thursday said they found no safety issues with aluminum parts supplied by Kobe Steel Ltd, allaying some concerns that falsified quality data on products from the steelmaker had compromised their vehicles. Kobe Steel shares surged after the car makers' statements, but the steelmaker still has to contend with a U.S. Justice Department probe, while checks continue at hundreds of companies involved in complex supply chains spanning the globe

 

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