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Tokyo enlists nightclub workers for Q&A-style videos to fight coronavirus Tuesday, 14 Jul 2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Alarmed by a spike in infections in Tokyo's nightlife districts, the metropolitan government has released educational videos in the form of a Q&A between nightclub hosts, a hostess and a doctor, hoping to stem the spread of the outbreak.  Full Article

Dancing robots replace fans at Japanese baseball game Wednesday, 8 Jul 2020 

TOKYO (Reuters) - With their stadium devoid of fans due to coronavirus restrictions, Japanese baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks have come up with an imaginative replacement: dancing robots.  Full Article  |  Video  

A taste of democracy: South Korea‚Äôs 16-year fight for a green onion breakfast cereal Tuesday, 30 Jun 2020 

SEOUL (Reuters) - It is being hailed as a major win for democracy in South Korea. After 16 years in exile, a president this week triumphantly returned to claim his rightful place - on the front of a box of green onion-flavoured cereal.  Full Article  |  Video  

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