# Japan

Fisherman call wake-up service
by Elizabeth Licata, May 14, 2017 | 10:03 pm

The world is full of...

poisonous datura flower
by Elizabeth Licata, May 13, 2017 | 5:33 pm

When most people do...

muji
by Pauline Lacsamana, May 3, 2017 | 2:34 pm

Japanese retailer MUJI is known for its wide variety of housewares and...

Who knew that fried meat on a stick could be so lucrative?
by Joanna Fantozzi, May 1, 2017 | 12:39 pm

When Hiroe Tanaka started her business, she was a college dropout working for a bankrupt restaurant business, and all she had was a handwritten...

Curry incense
by Elizabeth Licata, Apr 30, 2017 | 5:57 pm

There’s nothing like...

pink sakura curry
by Elizabeth Licata, Apr 26, 2017 | 6:35 pm

Every spring in Japan...

It’s a ca-‘snack’-strophe!
by Joanna Fantozzi, Apr 18, 2017 | 10:07 am

In Japan, potato chips are quickly disappearing from shelves in a greasy-fingered emergency that has the entire nation paying quadruple for access...

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