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Unclaimed burial urns pile up in Japan amid fraying social ties

The abandoned remains highlight social, economic and demographic changes in Japan, weakening traditional family bonds and obligations.

October 22, 2018

Me and my (porn) shadow: 'Spycam' epidemic seizes South Korea

The number of spycam porn cases jumped to nearly 6,500 in 2017, from about 2,400 in 2012, according to the Yonhap news agency.

October 22, 2018

Japan car museum's toilets blow up on social media

As of now, a total of 56 imported toilet bowls and urinals are in place in the men's and women's restrooms at the Motorcar Museum of Japan.

October 21, 2018

Japan turns to bequests as new way of giving back to society

People without heirs in Japan are increasingly making bequests to organizations committed to the public interest, as a new way of contributing to society.

October 21, 2018