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Rare heavy snow hits Tokyo
Winter storm brings travel chaos to parts of Japan.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 10:17 GMT
Japan hit by heaviest snow in decades
Severe weather kills seven people, injures 1,000 and leaves tens of thousands without electricity.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 07:00 GMT
Buriram United end decade of AFC waiting
Al Shabab advance and Buriram become first Thai team to advance to knockout stages since BEC Tero Sasana in 2003.
Last updated: 01 May 2013 21:51 GMT
AFC playoffs go down to the wire
Sixteen teams are still in the running for the Asian Champions League knockout stages ahead of final group games.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2013 09:24 GMT
Japan's talent exodus affecting ACL hopes
Japan's national team are all set to qualify for Brazil 2014, but domestic teams are missing European-bound talent.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 13:18 GMT
Sendai win first Champions League match
Ecstatic Vegalta Sendai coach declares it 'historic day' as his side claim first AFC Champions League win against Seoul.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 20:57 GMT
Steelers down J-League champs Hiroshima
South Korea's Pohang Steelers condemn Sanfrecce Hiroshima to their third straight defeat in the Asian Champions League.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 19:28 GMT
Japan denied US hat-trick
Women's World Cup holders Japan miss the chance to beat rivals for a third time with draw in Olympic warm-up.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2012 16:49 GMT
Japan's recovery will be a test of mind
The psychological impact of the triple disaster in 2011 is beginning to surface.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2012 14:32 GMT
Fighting for a radiation-free Japan
Communities in the Tohoku region are struggling for information, decontamination and a say in future policies.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 14:03 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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