Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:43:51 GMT

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Manga Author Hiromi Takashima Reacts to "Asagao to Kase-san" PV
Crunchyroll News
The preview version of Asagao to Kase-san, an upcoming short-form web anime adapting Hiromi Takashima's Kase-san and... yuri manga, is now available online, and we've also got the original author's reaction to seeing her work in motion.

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 16:27:04 GMT

The Straits Times

Japan's Emperor Akihito pays respects to Thailand's late king Bhumibol Adulyadej
The Straits Times
Mr Takashima said the Japanese couple appreciated the hospitality extended especially by Thailand's new king, including the use of a cream-coloured Rolls Royce that his late father also used. "The king himself made several decisions in greeting the ...
Japan emperor meets new Thai monarch and bids farewell to late kingDaily Mail
Japanese royalty enjoy central city attractionsViet Nam News
Japan Emperor Akihito pays respects to late Thai King Bhumibol in BangkokInternational Business Times, Singapore Edition

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Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:59:16 GMT

Daily Mail

Japan emperor meets Vietnam kin of Tokyo's WWII soldiers
Daily Mail
But they were ordered to leave the country in 1954 and "encouraged" by the Vietnamese government to leave their families behind, said Hatsuhisa Takashima, the emperor's press secretary. "It might be possible that Vietnamese authorities thought that it ...

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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:09:37 GMT

Japanese Emperor's visit to boost rapport
The Nation
Speaking to the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) ahead of the historic visit, Hatsuhisa Takashima, press secretary to Emperor Akihito, recalled the long-standing relationship between the two countries. The relationship dates back to the 16th century with the ...

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Mon, 06 Mar 2017 09:30:47 GMT

The Nation

Friends and colleagues mourn deaths of Nagano helicopter crash victims
The Japan Times
After Takashima and Oguchi joined the regional bureau in 2004 and 1993, respectively, the two were assigned to work as special rescue workers who needed special training and joined in rescue operations at traffic accidents as well in fires and other ...
All 9 aboard confirmed dead in chopper crash in Japan mountainThe Mainichi

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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:56:23 GMT

Crunchyroll News

Morning Glories (and Lilies) Bloom in "Asagao to Kase-san" Web-Anime
Crunchyroll News
Previously teased with a poster at the Yuriten 2017 event, it's now official: Hiromi Takashima's yuri manga Kase-san and... will be adapted into a short-form web anime entitled Asagao to Kase-san ("Kase-san and Morning Glories") which wll be released ...

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 06:50:02 GMT

Dollar trades in tight range ahead of Fed, BOJ
Such a stance should have little effect on U.S. stocks and bond yields, however, Mr. Takashima said, and may prompt investors to shift their attention to President Donald Trump's meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday and the G-20 ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:02:09 GMT

Los Angeles Times

Where do those Hawaiian tattoo patterns come from? Here's one place to find out
Los Angeles Times
In the show, patterns appear on kapa, decorated cloth made from tree bark; sedge mats; dyed gourds and bamboo stamps. Contemporary works by five artists, including a newly made kapa by artist Verna Takashima and Hawaiian feather work by Kawika Lum ...

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:43:28 GMT

Spenceley named EDL board chair
Lethbridge Herald
... will represent the city's sports and recreation sector; John Jacobson will represent Lethbridge College; Sandra Mintz will speak for the service sector; Pat Santa for the city's seniors; Chris Stasiuk for the technical and research sector; and ...

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 03:53:42 GMT


FOREX-Dollar holds gains on higher Treasury yields, upbeat US ADP jobs data
"Markets have not priced in a hawkish ECB yet, so if this happens European bond yields would jump and prompt the euro to outperform," added Takashima. The ECB has been casting a cautious eye towards upcoming elections in the Netherlands and France ...

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