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Is casino gambling a safe bet for Japan?
In conjunction with a booming tourism industry, Japan has set its sights on allowing casinos in time for 2020 Olympics.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 09:16 GMT
Experts clash on Fukushima radiation effects
Some scientists say authorities in favour of nuclear energy tend to deny the negative results of researchers.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 07:39 GMT
Ebola outbreak has killed 120 health workers
WHO says epidemic has affected an "unprecedented number of medical staff" in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 16:37 GMT
Yokohama apologise after banana wave
Marinos' now-banned teenage fan had waved a banana at Kawasaki Frontale's Brazilian striker Renato on Saturday.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 13:48 GMT
Pressure problems turn back Malaysia airliner
Malaysia Airlines plane bound for Japan forced to return to Kuala Lumpur due to pressure problems inside the aircraft.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 10:13 GMT
Japan landslides leave many dead
At least 36 die in Hiroshima as average rainfall for the whole of August falls on the city overnight.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:49 GMT
Obama's Africa summit: Why now?
What is the significance of the Africa summit in Washington DC?
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Japan's secrecy law seen as draconian
Critics claim a vaguely worded secrecy law gives the Japanese government sweeping powers.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2014 14:59 GMT
The BRICS bank: Multipolarity or Beijing Consensus?
The BRICS' initiatives for a democratic global order should be welcomed, but the group is still dominated by China.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 21 Jul 2014 11:09 GMT
What went wrong for Asia in Brazil?
There were high expectations but the exit from the 2014 World Cup for all four Asian teams was swift.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 10:11 GMT
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