Japan

Japanese women are using an app to help stop groping on trains.

How Japanese commuters are using their smartphones to stop groping on trains

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    It’s official: this is the happiest place on earth, according to Instagram

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    This 26-year-old just became Japan’s first ever female fighter pilot

    “I hope to be the one to inspire more people to become a pilot.”

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    Dozens of women working in Japanese media have been sexually harassed, according to survey

    A third of cases involved MPs, government officials and police officers.

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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 11/5/18

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    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 5/4/18

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    TripAdvisor has named this island its top rising destination for 2018

    Book your flights, before everyone else does

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    Japanese princess gives up her royal title so she can marry a commoner

    Because love is more important than status

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    Did Japan’s First Lady pretend not to speak English to ignore Trump?

    Akie Abe, we salute you.

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    20 beautiful Japanese baby names taking the world by storm

    These meaningful monikers all hail from Japan

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    There's a new UNESCO World Heritage site – but women are banned

    So we won’t be visiting this Japanese island any time soon

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    Nicola Rachel Colyer
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    Bar offers discounts to women in high heels, world despairs

    Money off at five centimetres

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    Anna Pollitt
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    This Japanese restaurant has covered its ceiling in cherry blossom

    And its about to be all over your Instagram feed.

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    Hayley Spencer
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    Love Disney? Try these glorious Japanese animations

    From Princess Mononoke to Spirited Away

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  • Life

    This app tells you where sex crimes have been committed in your area

    But would you use it?

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    Karlie Kloss apologises for appropriating Japanese culture in Vogue

    “I am truly sorry for participating in a shoot that was not culturally sensitive”

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    There's a spa where you can bathe in wine

    Drinking it may not be wise.

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    Hayley Spencer
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    Rail company urges women to stop applying make-up on trains

    “Women are ugly to see, at times”

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    Woman forced to use her husband's surname at work

    Yes, for real

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