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World’s oldest woman turns 119 as she celebrates her birthday at Japan’s nursing home

What happened: On January 2, Kane Tanaka, the world’s oldest person, celebrated her 119 birthday at a nursing home in Fukuoka, Japan. Kane Tanaka was

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Japan’s city of Osaka is naming and shaming gambling joints defying the lockdown

The Japanese port city of Osaka has stated it will name and shame more pachinko parlour gambling outlets that are defying the lockdown put into

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Japan explosion: Dozens injured in Sapporo restaurant blast

A huge explosion and fire has hit a restaurant in the northern Japanese city of Sapporo. This is what you need to know: 1. Japanese