Lawyers in rural Japan.
Tuna fishing to be suspended in Japan as fishing stocks dwindle.
PM Fukuda reshuffles cabinet as hawk Aso rises.
Ramen shops to bowl you over.
US sub springs radioactive leak in Sasebo.
Mysterious floating object towed to Nagasaki Prefecture port.
Ichiro gets 3,000th hit.
Last week's Japan news
Japan's university graduation rate has fallen to 84.6%; the world average is around 70%.
Source: Yomiuri Shinbun newspaper
There were an estimated 273,740 taxis in Japan in 2006. Sendai had 3,003 taxis in fiscal 2007
Source: Construction & Transport Ministry
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Sunday, August 03, 2008