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University of Melbourne marks 100 years of teaching Japanese

National Nov 29, 2017

University of Melbourne marks 100 years of teaching Japanese

From 2017 to 2019, the University of Melbourne, in Australia's southeastern state of Victoria, is celebrating 100 years of Japanese language education. Although Japanese is the most widely taught foreign language in Australian schools today, the university is only one of two post-secondary institutions in ...

Editorials Nov 29, 2017

Kim refuses to be intimidated

Sticks may be more tempting than carrots, but the challenge for the U.S. and Japan is to articulate a diplomatic settlement that Pyongyang can support.

Harumafuji had with no choice but to retire

Sumo | INSIDE SUMO Nov 29, 2017

Harumafuji had with no choice but to retire

by John Gunning

Yokozuna Harumafuji announced his intention to retire at a press conference on Wednesday. The decision is the result of a scandal involving the violent beating of a junior wrestler, and now means the careers of the last two yokozuna to retire end under a cloud. The ...

Vahid Halilhodzic recalls Mu Kanazaki for East Asian tournament

Soccer Nov 29, 2017

Vahid Halilhodzic recalls Mu Kanazaki for East Asian tournament

Japan boss Vahid Halilhodzic recalled Kashima Antlers striker Mu Kanazaki and brought in several new faces as he named a 23-man squad on Wednesday for the upcoming E-1 Football Championship. Returning Cerezo Osaka midfielder Hiroshi Kiyotake was also named to the squad made up entirely ...