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	Queensland couple design $1million Japanese-inspired home

Queensland couple design $1million Japanese-inspired home

Steve Minon wanted his dream home to reflect his love for the Land of the Rising Sun, but in his native Australia. The entire first floor is just the main bedroom, with a small glass bathroom and study.

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	Japanese retailer Daiso recalls 165 products safety fears

Japanese retailer Daiso recalls 165 products safety fears

More than 160 products from Japanese retailer Daiso have been recalled over safety fears and inadequate labelling, including toys, makeup, skincare, sunglasses, toothpaste and perfume.

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Shepparton man dies after contracting Japanese encephalitis in Thailand

A Shepparton man who died of a rare mosquito-borne virus initially thought he was coming down with a cold when he became ill in Thailand.

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	Traveller gets first class flight to Japan for just $76

Traveller gets first class flight to Japan for just $76

Businessman Sam Huang used his frequent flyer points to secure a a $6,924 discount on a flight from Jakarta to Tokyo with Garuda Indonesia airlines.

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Victorian man dies after contracting Japanese encephalitis in Phuket, Thailand

A Victorian man visiting Thailand has died from the rare and potentially fatal virus Japanese encephalitis.

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Melbourne man dies after contracting Japanese encephalitis in Phuket, Thailand

A Victorian man visiting Thailand has died from the rare and potentially fatal virus Japanese encephalitis.

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Melbourne man dies after contracting rare and potentially fatal Japanese encephalitis virus in Thailand

A Victorian man visiting Thailand has died from the rare and potentially fatal virus Japanese encephalitis.

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	Bizarre T-shirt promises to make anyone

Bizarre T-shirt promises to make anyone's breasts look big

The Illusion Grid T-shirt, which costs £30 from Japanese brand ekoD Works, has been designed using a clever optical illusion that makes breasts appear double their size.

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Australian dies of rare mosquito-borne disease after visiting Thailand

Australian dies of rare mosquito-borne disease after visiting Thailand

A Victorian man who visited Phuket for 10 days last month and struggled to stay awake after returning home dies from Japanese encephalitis. Doctors say the risk of catching the mosquito-borne disease is "in the order of one in a million".

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	Princess Mary dons nautical look for boat trip in Denmark

Princess Mary dons nautical look for boat trip in Denmark

The Danish royal, 45, exuded sartorial elegance in her black and white striped skirt and blazer as she cruised Copenhagen Harbour with Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito.

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Cheaper to go to Japan: inquiry into sky-high WA regional flight fares

The inquiry will be investigating the impact sky-high fares have had on regional businesses and the tourism industry.

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	Six-year-old Coco from Japan is an Instagram style star

Six-year-old Coco from Japan is an Instagram style star

Coco has more than 100,000 followers on Instagram and been profiled in Vogue. She has taken pictures with rapper Tyga and even been invited to Chanel style sessions in Tokyo.

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Boston Dynamics, makers of terrifying robots, sold to Japan's SoftBank

A massive Japanese conglomerate is scooping up Boston Dynamics, the robotics firm behind many of the videos you may have seen online of amazing yet somewhat creepy automatons.

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	Shambolic start to probe into USS Fitzgerald collision

Shambolic start to probe into USS Fitzgerald collision

The Japanese authorities confirmed to Mailonline that they received the distress call from the Crystal container ship at 2.25am local time.

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USS Fitzgerald: Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors found dead

USS Fitzgerald: Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors found dead

The US Navy confirms all seven missing sailors on USS Fitzgerald have been found dead after the destroyer's collision with a container ship off Japan over the weekend.

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Capsule hotel pioneered building design with plug-in sleeping pods

Capsule hotel pioneered building design with plug-in sleeping pods

Japan's first capsule hotel stunned the world when it opened in 1972, hinting at a future where buildings would all be made of plug-in components.

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	Photographer Explores Abandoned Japanese Theme Park

Photographer Explores Abandoned Japanese Theme Park

Glück Kingdom, a once thriving German-inspired theme park in Japan has captured the awe of a Dutch-based photographer after recently visiting the site.

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Bodies of US sailors found on board stricken destroyer

Bodies of US sailors found on board stricken destroyer

The bodies of a number of US sailors are found in flooded compartments of a US Navy destroyer which was damaged in a collision with a cargo ship off the coast of Japan.

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Missing US sailors found on board Navy ship after collision

Missing US sailors found on board Navy ship after collision

The bodies of missing US sailors are found on board the USS Fitzgerald after the vessel collided with a container ship off the coast of Japan.

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	Princess Mary stuns in $1,000 Alexander McQueen dress

Princess Mary stuns in $1,000 Alexander McQueen dress

Crown Princess Mary and Prince Frederik of Denmark took some time out to join Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito at a concert of traditional Japanese music in Copenhagen.

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Have you ever taken a bath in a forest?

Have you ever taken a bath in a forest?

Tired? Stressed? The Japanese art of forest bathing or "shinrin yoku", which involves slow and tranquil walks through pristine wilderness, may be the cure for the ills of your urban life.

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Families frantic for news of missing sailors as search continues

Families frantic for news of missing sailors as search continues

US and Japanese vessels and aircraft are searching for seven American sailors who are missing after their Navy destroyer collided with a container ship four times its size off the coast of Japan.

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Seven sailors still missing from US Navy ship a day after collision

Seven sailors still missing from US Navy ship a day after collision

US and Japanese vessels and aircraft are searching for seven American sailors who are missing after their Navy destroyer collided with a container ship four times its size off the coast of Japan.

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US Navy sailors missing off Japan’s coast after destroyer collides with container ship

Seven US Navy sailors are missing off the coast of Japan after an Aegis guided missile destroyer, the USS Fitzgerald, collided with a container ship early on Saturday, causing significant damage and flooding.

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	USS Fitzgerald involved in collision with merchant vessel

USS Fitzgerald involved in collision with merchant vessel

The USS Fitzgerald, a Navy destroyer, collided with a Merchant vessel at 2:30am local time off the coast of Japan, the US Navy said. The extent of injuries to US personnel 'is being determined'.

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US Navy ship collides with merchant ship off Japan

US Navy ship collides with merchant ship off Japan

A US Navy destroyer collides with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan, the US military says, with one person injured and seven unaccounted for, local media reports.

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	Furry snake-like camera robot built by Japanese scientists

Furry snake-like camera robot built by Japanese scientists

Researchers from Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan, built the bizarre machine to climb over walls and rubble in order to reach people trapped in hard-to-reach places during disasters.

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	Princess Mary welcomes Japan Crown Prince Naruhito

Princess Mary welcomes Japan Crown Prince Naruhito

It appeared as if Crown Princess Mary may have had something on her mind as she was pictured looking intently at her Gianvito Rossi nude heels at Copenhagen airport.

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	Princess Mary welcome Japan Crown Prince Naruhito Denmark

Princess Mary welcome Japan Crown Prince Naruhito Denmark

Denmark's Crown Princess Mary greeted the Crown Prince of Japan, Prince Naruhito, wearing a floral sheer overlay dress by high fashion designer, Erdem, at Copenhagen Airport.

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Scissors, paper, rock: Former used car salesman is making paper out of stone

Scissors, paper, rock: Japanese entrepreneur Nobuyoshi Yamasaki now plans to make paper out of stone to build "a company that will last for hundreds of years".

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Japan to consider law backing commercial whaling

Japan to consider law backing commercial whaling

A bill supporting commercial whaling is to be considered by the Japanese Parliament, but experts say the proposed legislation will not allow the country to increase the number of whales hunted.

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	Colour postcards show idyllic life in 19th century Japan

Colour postcards show idyllic life in 19th century Japan

Fascinating photographs taken at the end of the 19th century - during the Meiji era - show a much simpler nation, including women cultivating a flower garden, men farming and families playing cards.

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E3 2017: Five things Nintendo announced at its 'spotlight' presentation

Nintendo showed off a great number of upcoming games for its new Switch console ahead of E3, but here are the best five announcements the Japanese gaming giant made.

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Socceroos' World Cup hopes boosted by Japan-Iraq draw

The Socceroos' bid for direct World Cup qualification has been boosted by Asian rivals Japan being held to a 1-1 draw against Iraq in Tehran.

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	Jetstar launches $249 flights from Sydney to Hawaii sale

Jetstar launches $249 flights from Sydney to Hawaii sale

Jetstar have discounted their flights to Japan, Hawaii, Bali and a whole heap of domestic destinations for their end of financial year blitz.

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Socceroos hoping for Japan World Cup slip

Deadlocked with Australia and Saudi Arabia in World Cup qualifying, Asian football powerhouse Japan have a chance to break free at the top of Group B when they come up against Iraq.

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	Japanese speeding car flies over motorway into bus

Japanese speeding car flies over motorway into bus

This is the horrifying moment a speeding passenger car smashes through a motorway barrier and ploughs into a bus, killing one and injuring 45 others in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

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	moment speeding car flies over motorway crash bus

moment speeding car flies over motorway crash bus

This is the horrifying moment a speeding passenger car smashes through a motorway barrier and ploughs into a bus, killing one and injuring 45 others in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

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Ever heard of Subbuteo? The Aussies beat Japan in the Asian Cup

Ever heard of Subbuteo? The Aussies beat Japan in the Asian Cup

There are no fancy uniforms, no grants, no sponsorship, but Subbuteo (or table football) is as tense as sport gets, as evidenced in unheralded Australia's win over Japan in the Asian Cup.

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'It was like rape': Women in Japan tricked into pornography

'It was like rape': Women in Japan tricked into pornography

An increasing number of women in Japan say they've been coerced into acting in pornographic films by conmen who offer modelling fame and fortune, but later threaten them if they do not do what they ask.

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Akihito able to become first emperor to abdicate in 200 years

Akihito able to become first emperor to abdicate in 200 years

Japan's parliament has passed a law allowing Emperor Akihito to become the first monarch to abdicate in 200 years.

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Japan Emperor Akihito first to abdicate in 200 years

Japan Emperor Akihito first to abdicate in 200 years

Japan's parliament has passed a law allowing Emperor Akihito to become the first monarch to abdicate in 200 years.

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Path now clear for Japanese Emperor Akihito's abdication

It will be the first abdication by a Japanese monarch in nearly two centuries.

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Rogic's thunderbolt a stunner, but Socceroos still a blemished work in progress

Rogic's thunderbolt a stunner, but Socceroos still a blemished work in progress

Socceroos fans have a Tom Rogic piledriver to thank for a win over Saudi Arabia, but can Ange Postecoglou's side shake off its experimentation funk to win a crunch qualifying clash with Japan?

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	Japanese photographer releases book of breasts and cats

Japanese photographer releases book of breasts and cats

Photographer Yuki Aoyama's book, titled 'Painyan', has 96 pages of pictures and costs about £10. His previous work includes a collection titled 'Schoolgirl Complex', featuring uniformed girls.

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Sunshine Coast pet treat business breaks into Japanese market

A Sunshine Coast pet treat business has managed to break into Japan's multibillion-dollar pet industry market after receiving a $90,000 injection as part of the Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas Fund.

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	Stunning colorized pictures show the brutal Pacific War

Stunning colorized pictures show the brutal Pacific War

The fascinating images show men being stretchered away to hospital, captured Japanese prisoners of war crammed onto a boat and men fighting at Okinawa.

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	WWII veteran who helped build Burma Railway dies aged 101

WWII veteran who helped build Burma Railway dies aged 101

Second World War veteran Fred Seiker, who was forced to build the Burma Railway while a Japanese prisoner of war in Thailand, has died at his home in Worcester aged 101.

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Melodrama in Meiji Japan exhibition at National Library of Australia

Renowned landscape architect Richard Clough donated a rare collection of art to the NLA and now its on display for the first time

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	Aussie first home buyers are buying properties in JAPAN

Aussie first home buyers are buying properties in JAPAN

As first home buyers get locked out of the Australian property market many millennials are now sourcing for their maiden purchases overseas.

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