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'Man on the Curtain' for single women in Japan

A Japanese company has created a video that projects a shadow of a man onto a curtain to improve building security measures and help women living alone feel safer.

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Japanese rice farmers struggle to survive | Money Talks

Japanese rice farmers struggle to survive | Money Talks

Japan Emperor Abdication: Akihito first to step down in over 200 years

Japan Emperor Abdication: Akihito first to step down in over 200 years

Saudi women get first driving licences

Saudi women get first driving licences

Spain and Morocco’s Migrant Tragedy

Spain and Morocco’s Migrant Tragedy

Investigating An Insurrection

Investigating An Insurrection

Sudan’s Political Crisis

Sudan’s Political Crisis

Israel’s Coalition Collapse

Israel’s Coalition Collapse

Colombia’s Shift to the Left

Colombia’s Shift to the Left

The Extradition of Assange

The Extradition of Assange

Tunisia on Strike

Tunisia on Strike

Iraq’s Biggest Bloc Resigns

Iraq’s Biggest Bloc Resigns

Confronting the Climate Crisis

Confronting the Climate Crisis

Yemen Truce

Yemen Truce

Sri Lanka in Crisis

Sri Lanka in Crisis

Iran’s Troubled Nuclear Deal

Iran’s Troubled Nuclear Deal

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