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Katie George takes hat-trick as England's women win warm-ups against India A

bbc - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:44
Uncapped Katie George takes a hat-trick on her first England appearance as they beat India A in a warm-up match for their T20 tri-series.
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How food could help fight depression and stress

cnn - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:43
Do you find that food deeply affects your mood? Science is beginning to back up such gut feelings.
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See Queen's letter about Harry's marriage

cnn - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:35
Prince Harry's marriage to Meghan Markle required approval by the Archbishop and Harry's grandmother, Queen Elizabeth, in part because Markle is divorced. CNN's Max Foster explains the Royal protocol.
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Source: Nikolas Cruz' brother arrested for trespassing at high school

cnn - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:30
The younger brother of Parkland gunman Nikolas Cruz was arrested Monday for trespassing on the campus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a source confirmed to CNN.
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Miami Open: Cameron Norrie, Liam Broady & Katie Boulter win first-round qualifiers

bbc - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:28
Britain's Cameron Norrie, Liam Broady and Katie Boulter are through to the second round of qualifying at the Miami Open.
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Empowered Xi says China ready to fight ‘bloody battle’ to regain place in world

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:27
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a blistering nationalist speech Tuesday, warning against any attempts to split China and touting the country’s readiness to fight “the ...
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Moritomo scandal: Ruling bloc yields to opposition calls for Diet testimony by former tax agency head

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:13
Top executives from the ruling coalition agreed Tuesday to accept a demand from opposition parties for former National Tax Agency head Nobuhisa Sagawa to give ...
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Is this legal? Making sense of the world’s cryptocurrency rules

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:03
Getting your head around cryptocurrencies was hard enough before governments got involved. But now that policymakers around the world are drawing up fresh regulations on ...
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Education minister denies LDP lawmakers are pursuing Kake scandal whistleblower

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 18:03
Education Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi confirmed Tuesday that lawmakers from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party made enquiries to his ministry about a school lecture given by ...
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Predators continue hot streak behind Pekka Rinne, blank Sabres

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:54
Predators stalwart Pekka Rinne briefly stopped to marvel when informed of the elite NHL goaltending company he joined in becoming a three-time 40-game winner — ...
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Significant damage after storms hit Southeast

cnn - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:53
Severe storms smacked the Southeast Monday, bringing possible tornadoes, powerful winds and hailstones the size of baseballs.
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For the first time, over half of Japan’s elderly now aged 75 or older

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:49
The graying of Japan has reached a new milestone, as a government estimate showed Tuesday that people aged 75 or older make up more than ...
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Force and fragility meet and merge in ‘Dunas’

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:45
There are mutual squeals of delight when Belgian dance artist Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Spanish flamenco dancer Maria Pages are reunited after “far too long” ...
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Koga: A pithy affair with the avant-garde

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:44
There are two good reasons to see the exhibition on the short-lived photography magazine Koga, now on at the Tokyo Photographic Art (TOP) Museum. One ...
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‘Japanese Entertainment: Enpaku’s Treasure Box of Kabuki and Bunraku’

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:43
March 23-August 5Drawing from its kabuki and bunraku (Japanese puppet theater) collection — one of the largest in the world — the Waseda University Tsubouchi ...
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‘Nudes: Art From the Tate Collection’

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:42
March 24-June 24In Western art, the nude is often used to symbolize beauty, love and the significance of humankind. Over history, however, it has also ...
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‘The 150th Anniversary of the Meiji Period: Making and Designing Meiji Arts and Crafts’

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:41
March 20-May 20As part of the Meiji Restoration of 1868, a government policy was established to support Japan’s industrial development and promote its cultural exports. ...
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With 23% jump on year, Japan sees record number of foreign visitors for February

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:27
The estimated number of foreign visitors in February soared 23.3 percent from a year earlier to 2,509,300, a record for the month, the Japan Tourism ...
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Xi’s stronger influence may change ASEAN policy toward Japan, diplomats say

japantimes - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 17:22
Some diplomats in China have voiced concerns over President Xi Jinping’s possible indefinite rule, warning that Beijing is set to adopt a tougher approach toward ...
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India confirms killing of 39 workers kidnapped by IS

bbc - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 16:49
Since the kidnapping in 2014, the Indian government had always maintained that they were alive.
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