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Akira Kurosawa's Rhapsody in August is a shrine to Nagasaki, whose bombing ended World War II 75 years ago
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Akira Kurosawa's Rhapsody in August is a shrine to Nagasaki, whose bombing ended World War II 75 years ago

The horrors endured by the local populace in Akira Kurosawa's war drama are felt in every frame, but the film itself is as serene as a Zen garden.

Seventy-five years since the Hiroshima bombing: Preserving survivors' messages of peace
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Seventy-five years since the Hiroshima bombing: Preserving survivors' messages of peace

From welcoming visitors into their homes in Hiroshima and Nagasaki to lecturing on cruise ships, survivors have shared their message of peace with audiences at home and abroad, including with the world’s political and religious leaders

Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel, Klara and the Sun, to be out in March 2021
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Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel, Klara and the Sun, to be out in March 2021

Kazuo Ishiguro's upcoming novel is the story of Klara, an artificial friend who, from her place in the store, watches carefully the behaviour of those who come in to browse, and of those who pass in the street outside.

Red Beard, the last Kurosawa-Mifune collaboration, is a film for these times — it’s about healing and hope
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Red Beard, the last Kurosawa-Mifune collaboration, is a film for these times — it’s about healing and hope

Red Beard is a 1965 Japanese film about two doctors. It is really a story about healing: physical healing, emotional healing, social healing.

Pope Francis, at Nagasaki address, says nuclear weapons not the answer for security, peace and stability
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Pope Francis, at Nagasaki address, says nuclear weapons not the answer for security, peace and stability

In a highly symbolic visit to the Japanese city devastated by the nuclear attack in August 1945, Pope Francis said nuclear weapons were 'not the answer' to a desire for security, peace and stability

Two dead as heavy rains pound southwest Japan; 6,70,000 ordered to evacuate in wake of flood, landslide warnings
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Two dead as heavy rains pound southwest Japan; 6,70,000 ordered to evacuate in wake of flood, landslide warnings

Two people were confirmed dead on Wednesday as heavy rains pounded southwest Japan, prompting flood and landslide warnings, and orders for 6,70,000 people to seek safety.

Dawn of the Nuclear Age: 74 years ago, the first atomic bomb was tested in a desert in New Mexico
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Dawn of the Nuclear Age: 74 years ago, the first atomic bomb was tested in a desert in New Mexico

Trinity test is estimated to cost $2 billion and was conducted in deep in the desert in New Mexico.

Nagasaki marks 73rd anniversary of US atomic bombing; UN chief concerned about over slow progress of denuclearisation
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Nagasaki marks 73rd anniversary of US atomic bombing; UN chief concerned about over slow progress of denuclearisation

The bombing of Nagasaki on 9 August, 1945, was the second US nuclear attack on Japan, killing 70,000 people, three days after the bomb dropped on Hiroshima killed 1,40,000.

Lok Sabha pays homage to atomic bomb victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; calls for abolishing of weapons of mass destruction
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Lok Sabha pays homage to atomic bomb victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; calls for abolishing of weapons of mass destruction

Lok Sabha paid homage to the victims of atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan called for the elimination of weapons of mass destruction

Japan marks 73 years of atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima that killed over 1 lakh people
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Japan marks 73 years of atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima that killed over 1 lakh people

Japan marked its 73rd anniversary of atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The attack claimed over 2 lakh lives

Atomic bomb survivors in Japan criticise change in United States nuclear weapons policy
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Atomic bomb survivors in Japan criticise change in United States nuclear weapons policy

Associations representing atomic bomb survivors in Japan criticised on Saturday a change in the policy of the US which advocates modernising its atomic arsenal.

Japan marks 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing amid tensions with nuclear-armed North Korea
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Japan marks 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing amid tensions with nuclear-armed North Korea

Japan on Sunday marked 72 years since the world’s first nuclear attack on Hiroshima

Hiroshima anniversary: Japan delivers urgent 'never again' message amidst North Korean missile tests
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Hiroshima anniversary: Japan delivers urgent 'never again' message amidst North Korean missile tests

Hiroshima's appeal of "never again" on the 72nd anniversary of the atomic attack gained urgency as North Korea moves closer to acquiring nuclear weapons

Lok Sabha pays tribute to victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; Sumitra Mahajan says pledge to destroy WMDs must be renewed
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Lok Sabha pays tribute to victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; Sumitra Mahajan says pledge to destroy WMDs must be renewed

The Lok Sabha on Friday paid tributes to the victims of the World War II atomic bomb attack on the Japanese cities Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

China may support India-Japan nuclear deal if NPT obligations met
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China may support India-Japan nuclear deal if NPT obligations met

China cautiously backed the India-Japan nuclear deal signed during PM Modi's Tokyo visit, saying all countries are entitled for peaceful use of nuclear energy if they meet the international non-proliferation obligations.

Lockdown at US military base in Japan lifted after no evidence of gunshots found
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Lockdown at US military base in Japan lifted after no evidence of gunshots found

A US military base in southern Japan went into a brief lockdown Thursday following reports of gunshots, but declared "all clear" after finding no evidence that shots were fired.

Japanese pay homage at Yasukuni Shrine as Japan marks 71st anniversary of WWII
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Japanese pay homage at Yasukuni Shrine as Japan marks 71st anniversary of WWII

Japan marked 71 years of the end of World War I with its mayor lauding a visit by US President Barack Obama to Hiroshima earlier this year.

Japan remembers 71 years of Nagasaki atomic bombing anniversary
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Japan remembers 71 years of Nagasaki atomic bombing anniversary

The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Tuesday marked 71 years since its destruction by a US atomic bomb, with its mayor lauding a visit by US President Barack Obama to Hiroshima earlier this year.

Hiroshima survivors criticise Obama's speech, says it evaded US responsibility
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Hiroshima survivors criticise Obama's speech, says it evaded US responsibility

An association of Japanese atomic bomb survivors has criticised US President Barack Obama's speech last month during a historic visit to Hiroshima.

Barack Obama to become first US president to visit Hiroshima
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Barack Obama to become first US president to visit Hiroshima

The announcement comes after months of rumours in the US and Japan that Obama would make a visit to the city devastated in the final days of World War II.