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Japanese Volcano Produces Largest Eruption In Nearly A Century
2013-08-19 07:06:54

One of the world’s most active volcanoes showed its ugly side this weekend, erupting and producing an ash cloud that spread out across one southern Japanese city.

2008-10-23 15:00:17

A study led by Japanese and German researchers suggests climate change will have different effects on lakes in warmer and colder regions of the Earth.

2008-07-25 18:00:42

Tokyo, July 25 (Jiji Press)--Japan Airlines is considering abolishing its two daily round-trip flights connecting the western Japan city of Kobe and the southwestern city of Kagoshima at the end of January 2009, it was learned Friday.

2006-04-09 11:09:41

TOKYO (Reuters) - Forty-nine people were injured on Sunday, 13 seriously, when a high-speed ferry collided with a large marine animal off the coast of the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, Kyodo news reported.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]