Bond forged in Nepal still going strong

| Dec 1, 2007

Bond forged in Nepal still going strong

by Akemi Nakamura

Praveen Lama and Kazuko Tanikawa have lived in a bustling shopping street in Tokyo’s Kita Ward since July 2003, when the Nepalese married his Japanese wife after a long-distance love affair that lasted several years through e-mails and phone calls. Tanikawa, with her mother ...

| Nov 16, 2007

Tokyo couple share humor, love of rock-climbing

by Reiji Yoshida

To provide more coverage of topics closely related to non-Japanese residents, The Japan Times is launching the series “Mixed Matches” about international couples. Reader participation is invited. Please e-mail hodobu@japantimes.co.jp if you wish to be featured in this series, which will appear on Page ...