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17 Games That Left Us Wanting More at BitSummit X-Roads

IGN Insider 12 Aug 2022
One of my favourite gaming events each year is BitSummit. Held in Kyoto, it sees developers from all over Japan - and indeed, the world - descend upon the former capital to showcase what they’re working on ... Coming from a small team at Kyoto-based Chuhai Labs - a brand of Vitei Backroom - it sees the unlikely pairing of the roguelike genre and golf ... .
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Can South Korea and Japan Overcome Their Divisions?

The American Spectator 27 Jul 2022
But it is the nearby Rakuchū rakugai-zu, with its sublime panoramic view of Kyoto — the former capital of Japan — and its environs, upon which we shall now fix our gaze ... This is a fanciful, but spiritually accurate, representation of the Kyoto of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, the samurai ...
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Kyoto’s famed historical re-enactment parade to be held

Asahi News 26 Jul 2022
KYOTO--The “Jidai Matsuri” (Festival of the Ages), with its iconic history-themed ... First held in 1895 to commemorate the 1,100th anniversary of the foundation of Kyoto as the ancient capital of Japan, the event takes place each October and is one of the city’s three main festivals.
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Abe Shinzo: The Day He Offered a Magic Mirror to the Pope

Bitter Winter English 23 Jul 2022
by Marco Respinti ... From Twitter. On July 8, 2022, former 67-years old Prime Minister of Japan, Abe Shinzo, was murdered during an electoral rally in Nara, the capital city of Nara Prefecture, Japan ... From Twitter. Japanese society ... The shōgun of the Japanese capital of those times, Kyoto, left to the daimyō the task of collecting taxes from the peasants.
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Something in the Aspen air

Aspen Times 22 Jul 2022
Interesting show on NHK, “Core Kyoto Mini Tsubo Nina,” highlighting how the ancient capital continues to be innovative after 1,200 years. Good for them. Bravo, Aspen City Council ... EVs are the answer ... Tom Mooney. Aspen .
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Once overcrowded Kyoto now longs for foreign tourists in Japan

Stars and Stripes 14 Jul 2022
Once weary of hordes of foreign tourists crowding its narrow streets and ignoring etiquette, many in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto are longing for their return — missing the revenue they brought before the country largely shut its doors to overseas visitors two years ago due to the pandemic.
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Fendi proves that ‘all roads lead to Rome’ with its latest couture collection

Manila Bulletin 12 Jul 2022
“In this collection, we are looking at fragments of different cities, namely Kyoto, Paris, and Rome ... Kyoto, the cultural capital of Japan, is the starting point ... Made in Kyoto as traditional silk panels, they are sliced and asymmetrically reformed in floor-length dress silhouettes in the collection ... .
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Kyoto wants Japan travel to open quicker and foreign tourists to return, though not everyone ...

South China Morning Post 12 Jul 2022
Japan’s ancient capital Kyoto needs the foreign visitors it had grown weary of back, with some blaming Prime Minister Fumio Kishida for not doing enough to reopen travel to overseas tourists ... .
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Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe Shot While on Campaign Trail

Rollingstone 08 Jul 2022
According to Japanese national broadcaster NHK, Abe was in the ancient capital, located roughly 30 miles outside of Kyoto, giving a stump speech near the city’s Yamato-Saidaiji ...
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Shinzo Abe Shot During Speech and Rushed to Hospital: Police

The Daily Beast 08 Jul 2022
Abe was in Nara city, the capital of a prefecture in western Japan less than 30 miles from Kyoto, to support a candidate in the upcoming upper house elections, which are set to take place this Sunday ... .
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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rushed to hospital after possible shooting, suspect arrested and ...

Henry Herald 08 Jul 2022
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been rushed to hospital following a possible shooting during a speech in Nara, Japan, public broadcaster NHK reports ... NHK reported Abe collapsed while giving a campaign speech on a street in Nara City at around 11.30 a.m ... He was due to head to Kyoto and Saitama prefecture, near the capital Tokyo ... +24 ... .
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Hasn’t left the public eye since stepping down as Prime Minister 2 years ago

Egypt Independent 08 Jul 2022
Even after resigning as Japan’s Prime Minister in 2020, citing health reasons, Shinzo Abe has remained politically active ... He had planned to head to Kyoto next, then to Saitama prefecture neighboring the capital Tokyo. History maker ... Economic legacy ... “Womenomics” ... International relations ... ....
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Paris Haute Couture Week: Day Four

Gulf News 08 Jul 2022
As soon as all the pandemic-related travelling restrictions were lifted last year, Fendi designer Kim Jones was off to Japan. The country’s ancient capital, Kyoto, is one of Jones’ favourite places in the world, stirring the Brit to create a haute couture line for this week’s Fendi show in Paris that comes highly inspired by Japanese themes ... .
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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest after possible shooting, ...

Henry Herald 08 Jul 2022
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been rushed to hospital following a possible shooting during a speech in Nara, Japan, public broadcaster NHK reports ... It means the former prime minister has a sudden loss of heart function and breathing ... He was due to head to Kyoto and Saitama prefecture, near the capital Tokyo ... The-CNN-Wire ... +24. PHOTOS ... .
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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest after shooting, fire ...

Henry Herald 08 Jul 2022
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been rushed to hospital after being shot during a campaign speech in Nara, Japan. An official from the Nara City Fire Department confirmed to CNN that Abe is in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest ... How events unfolded ... He was due to head to Kyoto and Saitama prefecture, near the capital Tokyo ... The-CNN-Wire ... .

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