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Cafes luring women with free drinks, snacks
At least six dating-service cafes operate in an amusement area near JR Ikebukuro Station in Toshima Ward, Tokyo
Japan's Uniqlo to open stores in Singapore
Japanese casual clothing chain Uniqlo will open its first store in Singapore in April, operator Fast Retailing said Friday.
'Devoted' mother a murder plotter: Japanese police
She tried to murder her toddler daughter by injecting her with rotten water in hospital. -AFP
Recession or not, women can't do without their luxury
The trade in second-hand luxury goods is proving to be recession-proof.
Babies worth their weight in rice
Babies who can't make visit all their relatives can now send proxies instead - cuddly bags of rice. It is customary in Japan to give people gifts or money on occasions such as births, and the recipient then responds with other gifts, often worth half the amount they received. The bags make perfect gifts, but recipients have hard time opening the bags and eating the rice.

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