Japan has the cheapest and fastest online service in the world.
Divorce loans gaining in popularity.
A different take on Japanese labor law.
Sumo stable boss dismissed over death of seventeen-year-old wrestler.
Teachers and students partake of forbidden fruit.
Last Week's Japan News
8.97 billion yen ($76.6 million) in welfare benefits were illegally received in 2006. This was a new record for fraud. It surpasses the 2005 mark by more than 1.8 billion yen.
Source: Yomiuri Shimbun
Since May, twenty-eight people have died in electrical appliance-related accidents. In the same period, 136 people were seriously injured by defective products.
Source: Kyodo News
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