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    World World’s largest fish market reopens – PM NEWS Nigeria

    The world’s largest fish market resumed operations at a new location in Tokyo on Thursday, after final auctions last week at the previous facility in Tsukiji, one of the Japanese capital’s top tourist attractions...... Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria – Get more World News
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    World Flights cancelled, trains shut down as typhoon pummels Japan – IOL News

    Tokyo – A powerful typhoon ripped through Japan on Sunday, forcing cancellations of flights and trains, including in the Tokyo area as authorities warned of strong winds and torrential rain. Farms and homes in Miyazaki on the southern main island of Kyushu were flooded as … Read more via...
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    World Tokyo stocks close higher as Asian bourses rally – NaijaBizCom.Com

    Tokyo markets closed higher on Monday helped by a relatively cheaper yen against the dollar and rallies in other Asian markets. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.88 percent or 197.87 points to close at 22,799.64 while the broader Topix index ended up 1.16 percent or 19.75 points at …...
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    Sports Tokyo 2020 To Up Security With Facial Recognition System – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    Tokyo 2020 will be the first Olympics to use facial recognition technology to increase security … read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    World Chiyo Miyako, world’s oldest person, dies at 117 – IOL News

    Tokyo — The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Chiyo Miyako died … Read more via IOL section Feed for News – Get more World News
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    World Tokyo Elects Yuriko Koiko As First Female Governor

    Yuriko Koike has been elected Tokyo’s first woman governor, pledging to regain control of the capital’s 2020 Olympic spending. Koiko, the former Defense Minister was elected on Sunday. “I will lead Tokyo politics in an unprecedented manner, a Tokyo you have never seen,” said Koike, who ran as...
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    World World's Oldest Man, Yasutaro Koide Dies At 112 In Japan [See Photos]

    The world's oldest man, Yasutaro Koide, a Japanese, died Tuesday at the age of 112 after suffering chronic heart problems, officials said. Koide had said his secret to a long life was not to smoke, drink or overdo it. Koide, who was born on March 13, 1903, died two months short of his 113th...